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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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BJP must have a face to take on Nitish Kumar in Bihar polls: Shatrughan Sinha

BJP must have a face to take on Nitish Kumar in Bihar polls: Shatrughan Sinha

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Friday said it would be better if the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) goes to Bihar elections with a Chief Ministerial candidate to take on Nitish Kumar who is named by BJP-JDU-Congress alliance as its nominee. “It will be better if BJP Parliamentary board names a general who would lead the troop […]

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In Bihar, AAP set to field candidates from all 40 seats

In Bihar, AAP set to field candidates from all 40 seats

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) looks set to field candidates in all the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. Former JD(U) minister Parbeen Amanullah, who recently joined the AAP, is likely to contest from Begusarai or Araria. The party will release its first Bihar list on Saturday. Engineer Sudhir Kumar’s name has been doing the […]

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AAP influence in Bihar forcing BJP to change poll strategy?

AAP influence in Bihar forcing BJP to change poll strategy?

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi perhaps became the only Opposition leader in the country to hold a Janata Durbar, a practice that he followed as Bihar’s deputy chief minister till June 2013 but discontinued after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar snapped ties with the BJP by sacking all saffron ministers on June 16. The […]

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