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NDA will field more Muslim, Yadav candidates this time

NDA will field more Muslim, Yadav candidates this time

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: The BJP-led NDA will be putting up more Muslim and Yadav candidates this time in Bihar as it seeks to neutralise the formidable social coalition of Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad, and it believes that Jitan Ram Manjhi’s inclusion gives it an edge in the state with deep caste fault lines. Bihar BJP […]

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Stakes get personal for Big 3 in Bihar’s next phase of polls

Stakes get personal for Big 3 in Bihar’s next phase of polls

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The seven Lok Sabha seats in the second phase of the elections in Bihar on April 17 promise to bring a personal sense of joy or despair, as the case may be, to each of the Big 3 leaders in the state this time. This is because BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar and […]

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Lalu, Mulayam losing Yadav vote

Lalu, Mulayam losing Yadav vote

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

With Yadav chieftains in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar Mulayam Singh Yadav and Lalu Prasad Yadav respectively giving undue preference to members of their immediate families in ticket distribution, possibilities of the caste votes drifting away from them looms large. In Bihar, Mr Lalu Yadav may be pulling impressive crowds for his rallies, the defection of […]

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117 candidates in fray for Bihar’s second phase of LS elections

117 candidates in fray for Bihar’s second phase of LS elections

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Altogether 117 candidates remained in fray for the seven of the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar, which will go into the second phase, after the deadline for withdrawing nominations got over on Saturday. The seven seats Munger, Nalanda, Patna Sahib, Patliputra, Ara, Buxar and Jehanabad will go to polls on April 17. Among […]

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Misa Bharti, builder Anil Sharma file nominations

Misa Bharti, builder Anil Sharma file nominations

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: RJD President Lalu Prasad’s daughter Misa Bharti and Bhojpuri actor Kunal Singh were among 39 candidates who filed nominations for different constituencies of Bihar today. While Bharti filed nomination from Patliputra seat, Kunal Singh entered into fray on Congress ticket from neighbouring Patna Sahib seat, according to Election Commission sources. RJD president Lalu Prasad […]

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