Tag: Nand Kishore Yadav

Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Top 7 BJP chief minister aspirants for the top job

Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Top 7 BJP chief minister aspirants for the top job

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi/Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has sealed the seat sharing deal but didn’t announce who will be their chief ministerial candidate in the high-voltage Bihar Assembly Elections 2015. There are many aspirants for the chief ministerial post in the NDA and BJP. The BJP has long list of leaders who want […]

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Bihar polls: CM Nitish begins ‘Har Ghar Dastak’ campaign to reach out to 1 crore families

Bihar polls: CM Nitish begins ‘Har Ghar Dastak’ campaign to reach out to 1 crore families

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Starting the programme after offering prayer at Badi Patandevi temple, Nitish Kumar knocked the first door of one Krishna Sahu near Paschim Darwaza. Shabbir Ahmad, owner of a small shoe shop at Patna Saheb’s Paschim Darwaja, extends his hand for arguably the most important handshake of his life. The man on the other side, wearing […]

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Manjhi to be a bonus in BJP’s plan for Mahadalit votes

Manjhi to be a bonus in BJP’s plan for Mahadalit votes

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The state BJP would not bank just on former CM Jitan Ram Manjhi to garner the support of Mahadalits to which he belongs to in the run-up to the assembly elections. Instead, BJP has built its own well-indoctrinated organizational structure and network to woo them. Manjhi, who leads Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM-S), was replaced […]

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Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad today dared the BJP to declare its chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections scheduled in September- October this year, or accept that it was ‘nirvansh’ (childless). “I am demanding from the BJP to either show the face of its Chief Ministerial candidate or accept that there is […]

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BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for an end to caste-based politics in Bihar, a deep-rooted tussle in the BJP between upper caste and other backward caste (OBC) leaders, ahead of the assembly elections later this year, has put the saffron party in a dilemma. Perhaps realising the problem, Modi and party president Amit Shah […]

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OBC, EBC Scholarship Issue Disrupts Bihar Assembly Zero Hour

OBC, EBC Scholarship Issue Disrupts Bihar Assembly Zero Hour

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The non-availability of post-matric government scholarship to the students of Other Backward Castes (OBC) and Extremely Backward Castes (EBC) that had led to the now infamous clash between legislators in the Bihar Legislative Council yesterday, surfaced in Legislative Assembly today leading to its adjournment. The issue raised by Leader of the Opposition Nand Kishore Yadav […]

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Illegal, Fake Drug Racket Rocks Bihar Assembly

Illegal, Fake Drug Racket Rocks Bihar Assembly

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

An illegal drug racket busted recently in the state capital rocked the Assembly today with opposition BJP demanding CBI probe into it alleging involvement of health department officials. Raising the issue during Question Hour, BJP MLA Vikram Kunwar asked how license was reissued to Hanuman Drug Agency in April when expired medicines were seized from […]

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BJP slams Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar over rise in crimes against women

BJP slams Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar over rise in crimes against women

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Opposition BJP on Thursday slammed the Bihar government for rise in crimes against women in the state due to deteriorating in law and order situation. The issue was raised by the Leader of Opposition Nand Kishore Yadav during Zero Hour in the Assembly. Yadav said law and order situation was deteriorating in the state under the […]

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Paswan, Shahnawaz join Sushil Modi Iftar party

Paswan, Shahnawaz join Sushil Modi Iftar party

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Union minister Ramvilas Paswan today joined the Iftar party hosted by senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi. Senior BJP leaders Shahnawaz Hussain, leader of opposition in Bihar Assembly Nand Kishore Yadav, new entrant to BJP from JD(U) Monazir Hassan and LJP MP Chirag Paswan were prominent among those present on the occasion. Expelled JD(U) leader […]

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Bihar CM says he is misled by his own babus

Bihar CM says he is misled by his own babus

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi dropped a bombshell in the legislative assembly on Wednesday, saying district magistrates (DMs) were misleading him about the drought conditions in the state. He also expressed distress over the attitude of some top bureaucrats who did not want him to speak to the DMs even as he wished to […]

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