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Upendra Kushwaha


Upendra Kushwaha meets Rahul Gandhi, keeps RJD guessing on Cong’s next move

March 10, 2020 2:08 am

The meeting comes after the RJD refused to concede a Rajya Sabha berth to its Grand Alliance partner, the Congress — a stand that soured relations between the allies.

Prashant Kishor meets Kushwaha, Manjhi, Bihar Congress chief; fuels speculation of a front minus RJD

February 21, 2020 2:02 pm

The leader said though the initial idea was to forge a front having all non-NDA parties, there could be new formulations if RJD continued its recalcitrant position, particularly its aversion to taking help from Kishor and also insistence on projecting Tejashwi as the CM face of the Grand Alliance.

Upendra Kushwaha criticises Nitish Kumar and JD(U) for supporting new citizenship law

December 15, 2019 9:56 pm

Upendra Kushwaha, former Union minister, said the ruling JD(U) has become BJP's 'B' team by supporting the legislation.

Bihar: Upendra Kushwaha continues protest fast as govt withdraws permission

November 29, 2019 1:28 am

On Wednesday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar refused the RLSP’s demand, saying the state “would not give land and that the Centre should purchase it.”

Bihar: Grand Alliance yet to decide on leader, says Kushwaha

November 09, 2019 3:32 am

Kushwaha said the Grand Alliance is in “reboot” mode. “It is true that the Grand Alliance did not show solidarity in the last Asssembly bypolls..but we have learnt from the mistakes and are trying to reboot the alliance.”

1,311 pharmacists' post advertised in Bihar, not a single vacancy for BC category: Upendra Kushwaha

November 04, 2019 2:45 pm

Upendra Kushwaha asked the state government to explain why there is "no vacancy" for Backward Caste (BC) category in the advertisement put out by State Health Society for recruitment of 1,311 pharmacists

RLSP seeks to improve social equations in bid to revamp party

October 30, 2019 2:14 am

The RLSP has named another OBC Kushwaha leader, Virendra Kushwaha, and three EBC leaders — Madan Choudhary, Rekha Gupta and Chandan Kumar Sah Bagchi — as four of its six working presidents.

Will make efforts to include Left parties in Grand Alliance, says Upendra Kushwaha

September 08, 2019 8:25 pm

The coalition comprising the RJD, the Congress, the RLSP, former CM Jitan Ram Manjhi's HAM(S) and former Bollywood set designer Mukesh Sahni's VIP had bagged just one out of state's 40 Lok Sabha seats earlier this year.

Kushwaha demands Nitish Kumar's resignation, RJD holds protests as AES deaths mount in Bihar

June 23, 2019 9:19 pm

The AES outbreak, which according to the state health department has affected about 20 out of the 40 districts in the state, and has afflicted more than 600 children since June 1.

Further setback to Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP in Bihar: Two MLAs, one MLC join JD(U)

May 26, 2019 5:09 pm

The two RLSP MLAs and the MLC who submitted their resignations are Lalan Paswan Sudhanshu Shekhar and Sanjiv Singh Shyam respectively.