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Explained: Why is Upendra Kushwaha important to he the JD(U)?

March 20, 2021 2:25 pm

While former bureaucrat RCP Singh has been a trusted Nitish lieutenant for years now, Upendra Kushwaha brings in greater leadership value to the party as the most important Kushwaha leader of the state.

RLSP most likely to merge with JD(U) on Sunday; Bihar CM Nitish Kumar expected to be present on the occasion

March 13, 2021 10:41 pm

Sources from JD(U) told The Indian Express that Upendra Kushwaha could earn a very important position in JD(U) organisation.

Nitish dismisses RJD leader’s claim on 17 JD(U) legislators

December 31, 2020 7:06 am

The JD (U) has 43 MLAs in the 243-member Assembly. The NDA currently holds 125 seats in the Assembly, while the RJD, the Congress and the Left parties hold 75 and 19 seats and 16 seats, respectively.

Nitish Kumar checked, PM Modi undented: What BJP lead over JD(U) means

November 12, 2020 9:47 am

Bihar Election Results 2020: The BJP has succeeded in eclipsing Nitish Kumar, who has had a love-hate relationship with Narendra Modi, as the face of the alliance.

JD(U)'s focus on women is unlikely to swing the election in Bihar

November 06, 2020 2:15 pm

The rise in female voters presents a promising trend. What may be valuable to explore is whether they have the potential to sway the political landscape autonomously.

Quixplained: From jobs to a free Covid-19 vaccine, what parties have promised Bihar

October 29, 2020 8:41 am

Bihar Assembly Elections 2020: We take a look at what major parties in play have promised in their manifestos.

Janata Dal (United) names 12 more candidates for Jharkhand polls

November 16, 2019 9:06 pm

The JD(U) headed by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, which is contesting the Jharkhand assembly elections on its own, has so far announced 25 candidates of the total 81 seats.

Symbol blow for JD(U) in Jharkhand

August 27, 2019 1:17 am

The decision is in response to a plea filed by the JMM, which urged the EC to disallow JDU from using its arrow symbol in Jharkhand polls as it is similar to JMM’s.

Called for probe, JD(U) man found hanging in police station

July 13, 2019 3:29 am

Three policemen were arrested in connection with the case, added the officer. The family of the leader, identified as Ganesh Ravidas, claim that the police tortured him in custody.

JD(U) to contest 3 seats in UP besides Manipur, Lakshadweep

March 17, 2019 9:21 am

"Our party had formed a three-member committee to take a call on some seats outside Bihar. Since we have a devoted cadre in these Lok Sabha constituencies in UP, we decided to field candidates from these seats," JD(U) national spokesperson and former Rajya Sabha MP K C Tyagi told The Sunday Express.