The Congress whip in Lok Sabha talks to Manoj C G about the opposition’s attack on modi over Mufti’s statements.
Ram Vilas Paswan talks to Santosh Singh on LJP’s change of stand on land acquisition Bill and Bihar politics ahead of state polls. Excerpts:
Uttar Pradesh is the worst affected with 3,422 deaths in six years, followed by Assam (1,320), Bihar (1,072), West Bengal (736) and Tamil Nadu (120).
JD(U) MEET: Apologises to party workers and arms them with data to take on BJP ahead of Bihar polls
Kaushal is one of around 100 Class X-pass youths here looking for jobs.
‘Nitish Kumar took all decisions of my govt till February 7, I worked only for 12 days’.
He also reiterated the state’s strong case for special category status 'so that its share in central taxes should increase'.
Santosh Singh counts 10 decisions that Bihar’s comeback CM will find difficult to reverse.
Nitish sworn in : ‘Governance top priority... will work without malice’
The ceremony served as a big anti-BJP platform with prominent leaders of parties opposed to BJP assembling to show solidarity.
Swearing-in today; likely to get RJD, Congress on board.
BJP leaders were much in demand to explain Manjhi’s decision as nobody from the Manjhi camp had reached Assembly by then.
JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar was on Friday invited by governor Keshari Nath Tripathi to form the government in Bihar
Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi resigned after he met the Governor this morning.
The MLA played a phone call recording where the caller (allegedly Pappu Yadav) is heard offering a bargain for the MLA’s vote.
Indian Consul General Anju Ranjan said Birgunj was chosen for the summit because it was business capital of Nepal.
The Speaker and the council chairman both cited the JD(U)’s more numbers of members as the reason.
Nitish claims the support of 130 MLAs as Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi faces a floor test on February 20.
Manjhi cabinet had approved journalists pension scheme and included Paswan among Mahadalits.
Santosh Singh explains the curious case of Bihar politics.
Manjhi decision sets him on confrontation course with Paswan.
Manjhi also announced a gift for media persons by okaying a proposal of pension scheme for scribes.
He further said Nitish loyalists had embarked on a door-to-door of MLAs to bring them to their side.
Speaker Uday Narayan Choudhary is yet to take a call on who the chief whip is — Shravan Kumar, whom JD(U) has appointed or Rajiv Ranjan, an appointee of the CM..
“The script of what is happening in Bihar was written after Manjhi met the PM on February 8,” Nitish said in Delhi.
The Delhi verdict has injected a new frisson in the battle for Bihar.
Nitish was accompanied by Mulayam Singh Yadav and Lalu Yadav. Governor asks Manjhi to take floor test on Feb 20
Nitish has staked claim to form the govt in Bihar, and has been backed by both Lalu Prasad's RJD and the Congress.
President’s House gives appointment for 7 pm; delegation to include Sharad, Lalu, Mulayam
Santosh Singh provides insight seven ministers who authorised Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi during the February 8 cabinet meeting.
He had refused to resign from the chief minister's post.
Santosh Singh explains the options before the Bihar governor to form the next government in the state.
The JD(U) will also use this to target the BJP, which is yet to decide on presenting a face in Bihar for the polls.
Manjhi, who met Nitish earlier in the day, left for Delhi in the evening as scheduled to attend the NITI Aayog meeting.
Manjhi and Nitish supporters clashed in front of the party office, leading to people suffering minor injuries.
The BJP has 87 MLAs in the 243-member House.
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