Ground realities cannot be learnt from one's drawing room: RJD's swipe at Congress in Bihar

India, Oct. 19 -- With the campaigning for by-polls to two seats in Bihar gaining intensity, a war of words has broken out between the Congress and RJD with RJD's Rajya Sabha MP Manoj Jha on Tuesday l... Read More

Tejashwi kicks off RJD's campaign from Tarapur

PATNA, Oct. 18 -- The opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) kicked off its campaigning from Tarapur constituency in Munger district for the forthcoming by-elections with party leader Tejashwi Prasad Y... Read More

Will expose many in party once my father returns: Tej

PATNA, Oct. 13 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's elder son and MLA Tej Pratap Yadav, who has been increasingly belligerent of late against a few leaders of his party, on Tuesday vowed ... Read More

Migrants visiting home set to boost turnout

PATNA, Oct. 13 -- Bihar's migrant population returning home during the festive season ahead of Chaath could ensure a higher turnout in rest of the phases of the ongoing panchayat polls than the averag... Read More

Rift widens in RJD's first family, Tej Pratap takes fresh dig

PATNA, Oct. 11 -- The sibling rivalry in Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's family seemed headed for worse when his elder son Tej Pratap Yadav on Sunday took an apparent swipe at his younger bro... Read More

Tej Pratap, Misa missing in star campaigners' list of rjd for oct 30 bypolls

PATNA, Oct. 9 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's elder son and MLA Tej Pratap Yadav and elder daughter and Rajya Sabha member Misa Bharti have not found place in the party's start campa... Read More

ECI seeks to ensure transparency in counting of postal ballots for Oct 30 by-polls

India, Oct. 7 -- The Election Commission of India (ECI) has said political parties will be informed about the number of counting tables being set up for postal ballots to maintain transparency during ... Read More

Tej Pratap is not in RJD , says party leader Shivanand Tiwary; then backtracks

India, Oct. 6 -- A statement by RJD's national vice president Shivanand Tiwary on Wednesday evening claiming that party chief Lalu Prasad's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav is virtually not in the party has... Read More

Bihar writes to Centre for fertilizer stocks

PATNA, Oct. 6 -- Taking a lesson from the shortage of urea during the kharif season, Bihar's agriculture department has written to the Centre to ensure timely arrival of fertilizer stocks for the upco... Read More

Lalu mocks Congress's 'high command' culture

PATNA, Oct. 6 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Tuesday mocked ally Congress's "high command" culture and dismissed its allegations that his party had violated coalition principles by fi... Read More