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BJP’s Bengal push: Less of Modi, ‘softer’ Hindutva

After Bihar rout, Prime Minister and Amit Shah will limit rallies in Bengal, BJP will target Mamata and seek to connect with Ramakrishna, Gaudiya missions

Decoding the ABC of 2015: Arhar to Bihar, Jumla to Maggi

Seema Chishti spells out the alphabet that coined a unique vocabulary for 2015 — and may define the agenda for 2016.


Bihar poll effect: Reach out to public, PMO tells ministries

The letter states that “more needs to be done” to devise an effective communication strategy that plays a vital role in disseminating information about the initiatives undertaken by the government.

Caring by the hour

Now that Bihar’s women have voted, what about their economic rights?

Political strategists become hot property after Bihar polls

There are reports that Kishor might not immediately decide on taking up a new role as expectations from him have reached sky-high after the success he has tasted in Bihar.

Across the aisle: The ethos of India wins the election

What was eloquence in 2014 sounded like empty rhetoric in 2015. What were considered credible promises in 2014 appeared to be just chunavi jumla (election theatrics) in 2015.


Bihar polls: Pappu Yadav apologises for 'undignified' claims of quitting politics

Talking about his future course of action, Pappu Yadav said he would try to enact role of a true opposition to Nitish-Lalu government in Bihar.

BJP moves to quell unrest as more MPs speak out

However, the tension continued to simmer with Gadkari’s Cabinet colleague M Venkaiah Naidu suggesting that the veterans could have raised their concerns within the party.

No Proof Required - Bihar elections: what happened and why

It was a lousy campaign. The BJP, Narendra Modi and Amit Shah ignore this reality at their peril.

The Urdu Press: The Bihar way

The daily Inquilab, in its editorial, writes: “We have full confidence that the movement of secularism that has started in Bihar will spread all over the country."

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Polling ends in Bihar, all eyes on November 8 results

Bihar Elections: In the last phase of polling, a total of 1,55,43,594 voters decided the fate of 827 candidates. 55.90 per cent polling recorded till 4 pm.

Modi invokes 1984 anti-Sikh riots as he campaigns in Bihar

Narendra Modi on Monday (November 2) raked up the 1984 anti-Sikh riots saying it should hang its head in shame for the carnage instead of doing the “drama” of lecturing the NDA government.


Bihar polls: 2nd phase voting ends in Naxal-hit districts

Amid tight security cover, polling began this morning in the second phase of the Bihar Assembly elections, spanning 32 constituencies spread over six Naxal-hit districts.

Nitish Kumar to be CM candidate for Bihar polls

Nitish Kumar will be the Chief Ministerial candidate of the JD(U)-RJD combine in Bihar.