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Bihar: GA set to fast track seat sharing deal as Chirag puts his bet with NDA

India, March 13 -- The seat sharing arrangement in the RJD-Congress led grand alliance (GA) opposition in Bihar continues to be under wraps as the five party coalition is busy in deliberations on seat... Read More


Wheat produce estimates go up this season

PATNA, March 10 -- Wheat production in Bihar this rabi season is set to cross 70 lakh metric tonnes, surpassing the second advance estimates for 2023-24 owing to the light rains in February and chill ... Read More


Oppn alliance deal: RJD to contest four seats, back CPI-ML(L) on fifth

PATNA, March 9 -- The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the lead constituent of the five-party opposition alliance in Bihar, has decided to contest four of the 11 seats of the state legislative council that... Read More


Rabri Devi, Abdul Bari Siddiqui likely to be RJD candidates for MLC election

India, March 7 -- Bihar's opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) may field former chief minister Rabri Devi and former minister Abdul Bari Siddiqui for the biennial election to the state legislative co... Read More


Nitish seeks fourth term in Upper House, files his nomination

PATNA, March 6 -- Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for re-election to the state legislative council, seeking a fourth consecutive term in the upper house of the... Read More


Ruckus over ex gratia for migrant labourers

PATNA, Feb. 29 -- Bihar's opposition alliance Mahagathbandhan on Wednesday created a ruckus in the state assembly over the demand to enhance ex gratia in cases of accidental death of labourers outside... Read More


Still ready to support JD(U) if need arises, says Tejashwi

PATNA, Feb. 26 -- Leader of the opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Sunday took swipes at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar stating that the latter had become ' bored' and lost interest in state affairs and... Read More


'Revised school timings to be followed strictly'

PATNA, Feb. 23 -- Amid protests from Opposition members in Bihar assembly, education minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary on Thursday assured the House that the government would ensure that the revised timi... Read More


After JD(U)'s exit, CPI-ML(L), RJD eye more seats

PATNA, Feb. 18 -- The CPI-ML(Liberation) has submitted a revised seat sharing plan for the upcoming parliamentary elections to its ally RJD, seeking a higher number of seats to contest in Bihar than i... Read More


Doors open for Nitish: Lalu

PATNA, Feb. 17 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad on Friday said his "doors were always open" for Bihar chief minister and JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar, his arch rival who recently ended ... Read More