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Tej Pratap alleges father being kept 'hostage', Tejashwi rubbishes it

India, Oct. 3 -- Fissures in Bihar's principal opposition party, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) came to the fore with party chief Lalu Prasad's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav suggesting that his father wa... Read More


Tejashwi attacks Nitish over letter 'that didn't reach CM'

PATNA, Oct. 1 -- Bihar's leader of Opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav Thursday attacked chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar for his statement that he had not received any letter from the former on the need... Read More


Stakes high for JD(U) in two assembly seats

PATNA, Sept. 30 -- Stakes are high for the ruling Janata Dal (United) in the by-election for two assembly seats, Tarapur in Munger district and Kusheshwar Asthan in Darbhanga district, to be held on O... Read More


Tejashwi Yadav attacks Nitish Kumar for saying he didn't get his letter

India, Sept. 30 -- Tejashwi Yadav, the leader of the opposition in the Bihar assembly, on Thursday attacked Nitish Kumar saying it was surprising how the chief minister can live in the dark. This came... Read More


Not many takers for 'panch' post as over 800 elected unopposed in first phase

PATNA, Sept. 29 -- Even as the panchayat polls in the state are underway, over 800 candidates have so far won uncontested for the post of panch in gram kutcheries, indicating how the number of nominat... Read More


JD (U) seeks to retain two seats in Bihar by-poll

India, Sept. 29 -- Bihar's Tarapur and Kusheshwar Asthan are among the assembly seats where by-election will be held on October 30. The death of lawmakers representing the two seats necessitated the b... Read More


Bihar CM reiterates demand; to call for all-party meet soon

PATNA, Sept. 27 -- Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar Sunday reiterated his demand for a caste-based census and announced to soon discuss the issue with all political parties in Bihar in light of the Ce... Read More


Nitish Kumar reiterates demand for caste census, plans to call all party meet soon

India, Sept. 26 -- Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday reiterated his demand for caste-based census and announced that he would soon discuss the issue with all political parties in the state i... Read More


1st phase of panchayat polls over, turnout 60%

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- The first phase of panchayat polls, held at 2,119 polling stations spread over 12 blocks in 10 districts, passed off largely peacefully, except stray incidents of skirmishes and pol... Read More


1st phase of panchayat polls over, turnout 60%

India, Sept. 24 -- PATNA The first phase of panchayat polls in Bihar, held at 2,119 polling stations spread over 12 blocks in 10 districts, passed off largely peacefully, except stray incidents of sk... Read More