During an otherwise scathing speech on adherence to the principles of the Constitution, JD(U) MP K C Tyagi made it clear that his party is in support of GST.
From opinions to interviews to decoding numbers, here’s all that you need to know about the Bihar Assembly elections 2015.
With anti-BJPism a defining marker of opposition politics now, the Bihar results are being seen as the “mainstreaming” of the idea of the Third Front.
BJP President Amit Shah had said if BJP loses in Bihar, Diwali will be celebrated in Pakistan, a statement his rivals called was an attempt to communalise the elections.
Kumar is learnt to be upset with the JD (U)’s decision to concede Raghopur seat to the RJD.
The JD(U) and the RJD will contest 100 seats each and the Congress 40, with three seats going possibly to the JMM.
Taking a swipe at the so-called “grand alliance” stitched against the BJP, senior leader Dinesh Sharma said the tie-up between JD(U), RJD and Congress is opportunistic.
The counters mannned by JD(U) workers is providing an envelop containing a plastic pouch for collection of hair and nail sample of a willing citizen.
The notification with regard to Manjhi’s resignation from the legislative assembly will be issued in due course of time.
The records indicate a coordinated pattern: 80 incidents of communal tension related to procession routes were recorded between January 2013 and June 2015
Bihar’s BJP chief Sushil Kumar tells Appu Esthose Suresh that the major reason for the rise in number of communal incidents in Bihar is a lack of governance.
The MLAs who joined the saffron party include Gyanendra Singh Gyanu (Barh), Rajeshwar Raj (Karakat), Suresh Chanchal (Sakra) and Dinesh Kushwaha (Minapur).
JD (U) Rajya Sabha MP and national spokesperson KC Tyagi said, “So long as Owaisi does not officially declare his candidates, we will not react”.
LJP vice-president Chirag Paswan met BJP chief Amit Shah Friday and urged him to finalise the seat-sharing quickly.
Seat-sharing finalised, both parties to contest 100 seats each, Congress gets 40