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Nitish Meets Modi, Fuels Speculation on Cabinet Berth

Exit polls have predicted that the Narendra Modi-led NDA will retain power

03 Jun 2024 11:46 PM

Modi accuses Opposition of using Dalits to justify their ‘politics’

The Prime Minister was in Bihar to inaugurate multiple development projects worth Rs 21,400 crores

03 Mar 2024 1:42 AM

Nitish wins vote, Oppn walks out

In the 243-member Bihar Assembly, 129 MLAs voted for the motion of confidence

13 Feb 2024 1:25 AM

AA Edit | Dexterous Nitish Kumar Wins Trust Vote in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar wins floor test as opposition walks out, garnering 129 votes in support.

13 Feb 2024 12:26 AM

Congress in trouble as its allies up ante

Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge has already reached out to TMC chief and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

27 Jan 2024 1:57 AM


Nitish to Meet MLAs on Sunday, May Rejoin NDA

Nitish Kumar, who had formed the grand alliance government in 2022 after parting ways with NDA, is a significant ally of the I.N.D.I.A. bloc

27 Jan 2024 12:27 AM

Bihar Assembly Greenlights Historic Reservation Hike to 65% for SCs, STs, OBCs, EBCs

The state government also explained that the quota for EWS would remain 10 percent raising the limit to 75 per cent

10 Nov 2023 1:11 AM

Ahead of I.N.D.I.A. meet, Nitish sees polls in December

NDA springs surprise, to hold meet on Sept. 1

30 Aug 2023 12:48 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Opposition needs a credible face to counter Modi in 2024

The next meeting in Shimla, on July 10 or 12, becomes important on the way forward to Opposition unity

30 Jun 2023 2:49 AM

Sunil Gatade | How snakes and ladders, in India, takes a political twist

With Brand Modi badly hit, home minister Amit Shah and the party’s top brass are burning the midnight oil to evolve foolproof strategies.

16 Jun 2023 12:10 AM


AA Edit | Will Nitish unite Opp. where others couldn’t?

Nitish Kumar is one of the best in the business to handle this tricky task

12 May 2023 1:02 AM

Dilip Cherian | What’s Kishor’s next move? Can he actually pose threat to Nitish?

Some observers believe that he may be waiting for the right opportunity to present itself before jumping back into the fray.

12 May 2023 12:44 AM

Nitish's ambitious survey of castes begins in Bihar

The survey would cover an estimated population of 12.70 crores in more than 2.58-crore households across the state

08 Jan 2023 7:11 AM

Nitish wins vote, seeks 'united Opposition' to fight BJP in 2024 polls

160 votes in favour; BJP walks out, Speaker quits amid drama

25 Aug 2022 7:15 AM

Tejashvi calls CBI raids on RJD leaders BJP's 'intimidation game'

Searches were conducted at 25 locations in Gurgaon, Patna, Katihar and Madhubani in Bihar, including the residences of the RJD leaders

24 Aug 2022 10:20 AM


Bihar Assembly speaker refuses to resign despite no-confidence motion

The no-confidence motion moved against him by 55 Mahagathbandan MLAs was based on false charges, says Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha

23 Aug 2022 11:40 PM

JD(U) for Nitish as PM if Oppn wants

Some of the Opposition parties still view the JD(U) leader with suspicion citing his numerous U-turns

20 Aug 2022 2:32 AM

Nitish inducts 31 new ministers; keeps home; RJD gets 16 berths

Tejashwi Yadav was given key portfolios like health, road construction, urban development and housing, and rural works

16 Aug 2022 1:21 PM

Nitish cabinet expansion today; nearly 30 ministers to be inducted

The induction of ministers on Tuesday is expected to keep a few berths vacant for future expansion

16 Aug 2022 10:24 AM

Grand Alliance to have coordination panel to ensure it does not meet NDA's fate

The Grand Alliance now comprises seven parties JD(U), RJD, Congress, CPI(ML), CPI, CPI(M) and HAM which together have more than 160 MLAs

13 Aug 2022 12:16 PM