The Centre last week raised the benchmark price of sugar sold at factory gate to Rs 31 per kg from Rs 29 per kg earlier.
20 Feb 2019 12:21 PM
The task force was set up in December 2018 under the chairmanship of Niti Aayog member Ramesh Chand.
05 Feb 2019 3:09 PM
In 2014, the NDA won 336 of the total 543 seats in Lok Sabha, with the BJP bagging a majority on its own by emerging victorious in 282 seats.
21 Jan 2019 6:21 AM
Yadav shared cartoon showing Paswan as mythical demon being slain by his mother Rabri Devi shown as Goddess Durga riding lion.
16 Jan 2019 9:16 AM
Nitish Kumar, Sushil Kumar Modi and Ram Vilas Paswan moved from one venue to another to join feast hosted by leaders of NDA constituents.
15 Jan 2019 2:36 PM
Paswan said many of RJD leaders come from upper castes and would find it difficult to woo voters from their community.
11 Jan 2019 1:49 AM
Airport official said the situation arose since orders for extending facilities were not issued by competent authority.
08 Jan 2019 8:11 PM
Paswan had also supported the Supreme Court ruling allowing the enjtry of women of all ages into the Sabarimala temple.
04 Jan 2019 12:35 AM
Hindutva groups like the Vishwa Hindu Parishad has been demanding an ordinance to pave way for the temple's construction in Ayodhya.
03 Jan 2019 5:17 PM
The JD(U), which has only two MPs, will contest from 17 seats, while the BJP, in spite of having 17 MPs, will also contest from 17 seats.
24 Dec 2018 1:51 AM
The LJP will also be given a Rajya Sabha berth and Paswan is likely to be its candidate.
23 Dec 2018 1:05 PM
If the LJP is given six seats, as many as it had won in 2014, then the BJP and the JD(U) will contest 17 seats each.
22 Dec 2018 1:47 AM
The NDA had won 31 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats in 2014 but the JD(U) was not part of the NDA then and had rejoined the BJP led alliance in 2017.
21 Dec 2018 5:47 AM
Paswan's clarification comes in the wake of his son and MP Chirag Paswan going public with his views against seat sharing with BJP.
20 Dec 2018 7:07 PM
Paras also demanded respectable seat share in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh claiming that their voter base exists in these two states.
20 Dec 2018 2:43 AM
NDA constituents LJP, RLSP made clear they want to contest on same number of seats in next general election as in 2014.
09 Nov 2018 10:39 AM
JD(U) organises dalit event; RJD woos Koeris; Cong picks upper caste president.
08 Oct 2018 1:44 AM
Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has been in the thick of Dalit politics since the dilution of the SC/ST Atrocities Act.
07 Oct 2018 1:44 AM
Asha Paswan is youngest of the two daughters from Paswan's first wife and she is a housewife.
15 Sep 2018 4:19 PM
Paswan says party to focus on ‘callousness’ of previous Cong govt.
28 Aug 2018 1:27 AM