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Samajwadi Party, NCP Form Alliance to Contest Bihar Polls Together

Samajwadi Party, NCP Form Alliance to Contest Bihar Polls Together

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA:  Samajwadi Party (SP) and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) today announced entering into alliance for the coming Bihar assembly elections and claimed they were in talks with some other anti-BJP and anti-Congress regional parties. The alliance was announced at a joint press meet by SP Secretary General Kiranmoy Nanda and NCP General Secretary Tariq Anwar […]

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Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Unsure of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar remaining together till Bihar polls, says Chirag Paswan

Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Unsure of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar remaining together till Bihar polls, says Chirag Paswan

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lok Janshakti Party(LJP) leader Chirag Paswan on Tuesday said he was unsure Rashtriya Janata Dal(RJD) and the Janata Dal United(JDU) staying the course together till the end of the assembly polls in Bihar. “First the NCP got separated, then the Samajwadi Party(SP). As elections are approaching, they(Mahagthbandhan) is disintegrating one by one. There is no mutual understanding […]

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Out in the cold, Pappu Yadav to chart a new course

Out in the cold, Pappu Yadav to chart a new course

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pappu had spent five years in jail for allegedly murdering CPM legislator Ajit Sarkar in 1998 and was acquitted in 2013. He may be without a party but Pappu Yadav alias Rajesh Ranjan believes he isn’t without “vichardhara (ideology)”. It’s this vichardhara, says the MP from Madhepura in Bihar, that led him to protest when […]

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‘Mrs Bahubalis’ in Bihar are trying to restore their husbands’ clout through victory at the polls

‘Mrs Bahubalis’ in Bihar are trying to restore their husbands’ clout through victory at the polls

| March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

It is a tale of two women who are trying hard to regain the lost clout of their bahubali (strongman) husbands by winning the upcoming Lok Sabha polls as their substitutes in Bihar. Heena Shahab and Veena Devi belong to different political parties but they are in the poll fray for similar reasons. Both their […]

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Nitish Kumar’s efforts for Third Front would fail: BJP

Nitish Kumar’s efforts for Third Front would fail: BJP

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The BJP on Monday said Bihar Chief Minister’s efforts to build up a third front for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections would fail to shape up. “There have been bids to set up a third or federal front at the outset of the LS elections in the past too, but the exercise has always […]

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