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Nitish Kumar is the Chief Minister of Bihar.

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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Court orders CBI to look into allegations against CM Nitish Kumar

Petitioner Dr Ashwani Kumar requested a CBI probe against the senior officials for not "monitoring periodic government reports", especially by the Child Working Committee, on the functioning of Muzaffarpur shelter home.

Energy, education, roads top priorities in Bihar Budget

The total debt liability for the state is Rs 1,89,430 crore, 33 per cent of GSDP. The fiscal deficit is estimated at Rs 16,101 crore.


Muzaffarpur sex scandal: Lalu Prasad flays Nitish Kumar over Supreme Court order

The apex court Thursday came down heavily on the Bihar government for its management of 16 shelter homes in the state, other than that at Muzaffarpur, and warned that unsatisfactory response of its queries will force it to summon the chief secretary.

Nitish Kumar calls Mamata Banerjee’s sit-in ‘poll gimmick’

Nitish’s remarks came a day after Rahul’s rally in Patna, where he said the Congress would “be on the front foot” with RJD leaders Lalu Prasad and Tejashwi Prasad Yadav.

Rahul Gandhi has squandered his goodwill by allying with Lalu: Nitish Kumar

The JD(U) chief, who had forged a short-lived alliance with the RJD and the Congress, which came to be known as the 'Mahagathbandhan' or grand alliance, for fighting the 2015 Bihar assembly poll, has been squarely blaming Gandhi for his volte face of 2017 when he returned to the BJP-led NDA.

Rishi Mishra quits JD(U), joins Congress in Bihar

"I have no problems with Nitish ji but it was extremely difficult for me to face the people of my constituency as I had fought the assembly polls against the BJP and now my party was in alliance with it," Mishra told reporters.


Bihar cabinet gives approval to 10 per cent EWS quota

The state government had two options - to implement it through an executive quota or through a bill. It chose the latter.

Explained: Why Nitish underlined Amit Shah's hand in Kishor's appointment

Prashant Kishor had already worked with us. I have affection for him. BJP national president Amit Shah had called me twice (asking that Kishor be given a position)... (But) It is up to the people of the state to decide my successor," said Nitish Kumar.

Nitish Kumar breaks down while paying tribute to George Fernandes

Fernandes was a senior party colleague of Nitish Kumar. They had founded the Samata Party in 1994 after they both parted ways with the Janata Dal.

Tejashwi for 90% quota, Nitish seeks caste census

Exhorting people from the EBC community to stay united, Nitish said, “There are people who will try to divide you on caste and sub-caste lines.”

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Nitish Kumar resignation: Here is what happened

Nitish Kumar has resigned as the Chief Minister of Bihar. Kumar is on his way to submit his resignation to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. The decision to quit was taken by Kumar at a meeting of JDU MLAs on Wednesday evening.

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister

Nitish Kumar on Friday (November 20) took oath as Bihar Chief Minister along with 28 ministers, including RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s two sons Tejaswi and Tej Pratap, as the grand alliance government of RJD-JD(U)-Congress was sworn in at a mega ceremony attended by several top leaders from non-BJP parties.


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.

Sonia, Nitish and Lalu launch joint attack against PM Modi at Swabhiman rally in Patna

“The people of Bihar were misled (by BJP) during the Lok Sabha but they are not going to fall prey to such false promises this time,” said CM Nitish Kumar.

Nitish, Omar, Rahul at Sonia Gandhi's Iftar party

Omar Abdullah, Nitish Kumar arrives at the Iftar party hosted by Sonia Gandhi in Delhi.

Nitish Kumar returns as Bihar Chief Minister

63-year-old Nitish Kumar is back as the Chief Minister for the fourth time after he had quit on May 17, 2014 over JD(U)’s debacle in the general election.


Rumble in Bihar: Nitish takes his MLAs after Manjhi's rebellion

Nitish camp is in Delhi to parade its MLAs before the President even as Patna HC stayed his election as leader of JD(U).

Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad Yadav share stage after two decades

Bitter foes for almost two decades, former Bihar chief ministers Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad on Monday hugged each other.

Jitan Ram Manjhi's elevation as Bihar CM, a hope for Musahars

Jitan Ram Manjhi’s native region hopesthat his elevation will break free of the Musahars' image.

Election campaigns in full swing

Candidates are seen campaigning in full swing ahead of Lok Sabha elections in their respective constituencies.

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Bharat bandh: Protest turns violent in some states, politicians blame each other

Led by the Congress party, a united Opposition called for a Bharat Bandh on Monday over rising fuel prices and falling value of the rupee. The protest turned violent in some states, causing damage to public property. While Congress President Rahul Ga


Nitish supporting JNU students is 'martyrs' disrespect: BJP

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): In a biting reply to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over his demand of proofs on JNU, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shrikant Sharma on Monday said why is Nitish quiet on killing of political leaders in Bihar. Sharma said his support to anti-national people residing in JNU is disrespect to the soldiers who died fighting for the country. He added that speaking on JNU issue is Nitish's way of covering up the intolerant activities of his state.