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LJP to highlight government’s pro-dalit work

Paswan says party to focus on ‘callousness’ of previous Cong govt.

28 Aug 2018 1:27 AM

Narendra Modi faces no real challenge: Ram Vilas Paswan

He also welcomed a Delhi high court verdict convicting the accused in the Mirchpur violence case in which the victims were Dalits.

26 Aug 2018 1:34 AM

Independence of judiciary: Do away with post-retirement appointments

Commissions are a highly institutionalised tradition, a deeply ingrained feature of the political culture.

15 Aug 2018 12:22 AM

BJP ally to hold events highlighting Government's pro-Dalit measures

Ram Vilas Paswan-led Lok Janshakti Party would hold such events in a number of states, party secretary General Abdul Khaliq said.

12 Aug 2018 7:09 PM

Ram Vilas Paswan mocks Rahul’s claim of being pro-dalit

Training his guns on BSP chief Mayawati over dalit welfare issue, Mr Paswan accused her of adopting “double standards”.

12 Aug 2018 3:05 AM


BJP cautious ahead of dalit stir

The government, it was learnt, is in touch with the organisers so that the bandh is peaceful.

30 Jul 2018 1:18 AM

Prominent dalit BJP MP slams party

Dr Udit Raj holds Modi govt responsible for failing the community.

29 Jul 2018 1:08 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan puts BJP on notice over dalit law

The Congress was quick to capitalise on the trouble between the allies with the party’s Bihar in-charge Shaktisinh Gohil welcoming the LJP statement.

28 Jul 2018 2:03 AM

More ally trouble for BJP; Paswans give deadline to meet demands over SC/ST Act

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan-led LJP turned up heat on Modi govt, saying its support to the BJP is issue-based.

27 Jul 2018 7:08 PM

Centre orders fresh probe into starvation deaths

The NHRC has sought report into deaths from the Delhi government and the WCD ministry within four weeks.

27 Jul 2018 4:00 AM


NDA alliance is intact in Bihar: Ram Vilas Paswan

Another formula which was rejected recently by the Bhartiya Janata Party was Janata Dal United’s demand to contest Lok Sabha elections on 21 seats.

07 Jul 2018 1:01 AM

Disgruntled BJP ally in UP may attend Oppn meet

The Apna Dal has been a loyal BJP ally and has never created trouble for the BJP, either in UP or at the Centre.

02 Jul 2018 6:38 AM

Keep close watch on prices of perishables in July-Nov: Centre to states

Presently, prices of essential commodities are under control, barring seasonal products or short term increase in few.

29 Jun 2018 4:52 PM

BJP-led NDA in Bihar will remain intact: Ram Vilas Paswan

He said that BJP president Amit Shah would visit the state on July 12 and was expected to meet Kumar, he said.

29 Jun 2018 1:08 AM

Centre calls state food ministers' meet tomorrow to discuss food prices

High on the agenda of the meeting will be a discussion on measures required to maintain and manage prices of essential food items.

28 Jun 2018 4:47 PM


JD-U pushes BJP for early deal on 2019 seat-sharing

The JD(U) had emerged as the second largest party with 71 seats during the 2015 Assembly elections.

25 Jun 2018 4:46 AM

Quota in promotion to stay in govt jobs, says Ram Vilas Paswan

The department of personnel and training will soon issue a directive in this regard, he said.

14 Jun 2018 2:13 AM

Rs 8,500 crore bailout for sugarcane farmers

The maximum cane dues of over Rs 12,000 crore are in Uttar Pradesh, the nation’s biggest sugarcane-producing state.

07 Jun 2018 4:17 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan meets Amit Shah to talk over Bihar ‘status’

The Congress, the third constituent of the erstwhile Grand Alliance, is, however, quiet on aligning with the JD(U) again.

04 Jun 2018 12:46 AM

Govt considering setting up 3 million tonne sugar buffer stock, says Paswan

Besides setting up of buffer stock, the food ministry in the draft cabinet note has proposed fixing minimum ex-mill sale price.

31 May 2018 4:26 PM