Tag: Rajiv Pratap Rudy

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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Defeating Nitish, Lalu our main target, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy

Defeating Nitish, Lalu our main target, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy said the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) main target in Bihar was to unseat Nitish Kumar and derail Lalu Yadav in the coming assembly elections. He said that after 10 years in power, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had “lost his USP” for which he was known. “People are listening […]

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BJP will from majority government in Bihar, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy

BJP will from majority government in Bihar, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hyderabad: Expressing confidence, Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy today said that BJP will sweep the forthcoming elections in Bihar and will form a majority government. “As far as Bihar is concerned, We are sweeping the state elections and BJP for the first time will form a majority government. We will definitely form a government. The […]

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Rajiv Pratap Rudy’s safe landing

Rajiv Pratap Rudy’s safe landing

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unknown to many, Rudy is a trained pilot and often flies planes between New Delhi and Patna, or other cities. It’s rare that a reporter is flying to a constituency to report on an election and the flight happens to be piloted by a candidate for the same seat. It happened with me. Last weekend, […]

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EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

EC team gives patient hearing to political parties

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: A high-level team of the Election Commission of India, comprising two Election Commissioners H S Brahma and Nasim Zaidi and deputy election commissioner Alok Shukla, reached here on Friday afternoon and met the representatives of different political parties at the A N Sinha Institute of Social Sciences to listen to their grievances and receive […]

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Saran hopefuls make a beeline for JP’s village

Saran hopefuls make a beeline for JP’s village

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

SITABDIARA (SARAN): This birthplace of Jayaprakash Narayan in Saran district, 105km from Patna, has turned into a sort of pilgrimage, with the candidates contesting the Saran Lok Sabha seat or their star campaigners visiting the village to launch their election campaign even though JP’s ancestral house is locked and abandoned as even children of his […]

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Lalu’s wife Rabri faces off against her brother Sadhu Yadav in Bihar’s Saran

Lalu’s wife Rabri faces off against her brother Sadhu Yadav in Bihar’s Saran

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annirudh Prasad, more infamously known as Sadhu Yadav, former MP of  Rashtriya Janata Dal, or the RJD, will challenge his sister Rabri Devi, as an independent from the Saran Lok Sabha constituency, in what is seen a declaration of an open war against Lalu Prasad’s family. Sadhu’s entry into the electoral arena could spell trouble […]

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BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha ‘khamosh’ in Bihar as party ignores him

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha ‘khamosh’ in Bihar as party ignores him

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cinestar and Patna Sahib MP Shatrughan Sinha has been left out from the BJP’s state election committee in Bihar. Shatrughan, a star campaigner of the party, finds no mention in the list of the 31-member committee. The committee, headed by Bihar unit president Mangal Pandey, will handle all matters pertaining to the upcoming general elections. […]

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