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Nitish Kumar all set for a larger role nationally

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar  greets supporters after victory in Bihar state elections. (Photo: PTI)

Erasing forgettable memories of last year’s Lok Sabha polls, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar joined the elite league of leaders scoring a hat-trick as the Grand Secular Alliance, comprising the JD(U), RJD and C

Did ignoring Sushil Kumar Modi hurt BJP?

The BJP, seemingly, approached the Bihar Assembly elections with too many chief ministerial hopefuls only to concede the high post in Patna in the end to the JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar.

Buzz over Nitish Kumar bid for JDU-RJD merger

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (Photo: PTI/File)

Emboldened by the people’s response so far in the Bihar Assembly elections for the Grand Secular Alliance, moves have been initiated for the merger of the JD(U) and RJD in a bid to project a united fr

Rail fares to go up after Bihar polls?

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With Bihar elections to come to conclusion soon, the railways is likely to embark on path to boost its finances, with passenger fare hike apparently on top of the agenda.

Bihar polls: RJD-JD(U) in secret deal to make Lalu son deputy CM?

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav addressing a press conference in Patna, Bihar. (Photo: PTI)

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar appears to have paid a heavy price to RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav to secure the Grand Secular Alliance under his leadership in the Assembly polls.

Imported lentils are lying dumped

Even while prices of pulses have gone over the roof, lentils imported by the Central government are lying dumped, as no state government except Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, have shown interest to ta

PM Modi to Bose kin: Government to declassify files from January

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a meeting with the family members of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. (Photo: PTI)

In a tactical move with an eye on next year’s Assembly elections in West Bengal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised the family members of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Wednesday that the files on the

EBCs seem to hold Bihar trump card

With the Bihar Assembly elections all set to go to the wire, extremely backward castes seemingly appear to hold the trump card to tilt the balance in favour of the eventual winner.

New rail panel to fix fares, freight

In a significant move to cut the bureaucratic straglehold, the Indian Railways will soon unveil a statutory authority on the lines of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, that will comprise prof

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