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Santosh Singh


As Fernandes hits the road,pamphlets do the talking
Mon, Apr 20, 2009

Several supporters with garlands wait at the reception of a Muzaffarpur hotel. They are waiting for a word on the day’s schedule from room number 102 on the ground floor.....

It’s son-rise in Hajipur
Mon, Apr 20, 2009

With LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan on a whirlwind tour of other constituencies,son Chirag,an aspiring actor,has taken on the onus of campaigning.....

Muslim vote at stake,Lalu keeps lonely vigil
Fri, Apr 17, 2009

Dressed in a vest and lungi,a swollen-eyed Lalu Prasad Yadav looks visibly exhausted. The RJD’s high-profile candidate from Saran...

No clear favourites,Lalu faces tough fight from Rudy
Thu, Apr 16, 2009

As campaigning for the first phase of polling in 13 Bihar constituencies stopped at 5 pm on Tuesday...

Paswan sees victory signs in summer crowds
Wed, Apr 15, 2009

30 AM,Patna airport: Helicopters of various shapes and sizes are waiting for their high-profile passengers.

No RJD alliance,Meira Kumar faces uphill task
Tue, Apr 14, 2009

Sasaram's sitting Congress MP Meira Kumar faces the toughest political battle this time for holding on to the “legacy” of her father Jagjivan Ram...

Congress,JD(U) fight for Rajput votes
Tue, Apr 14, 2009

This constituency,known as “mini-Chittorgarh”,has been all about Rajput representatives,with former chief minister Satyendra Narayan Sinha's family dominating till recently.

Development,not caste,the main factor in Nawada
Sat, Apr 11, 2009

Twenty-one candidates are in the fray in Nawada. The main contest is between Veena Devi,wife of convicted LJP politician Surajbhan...

‘Special status’ for Bihar: Advani
Sat, Apr 11, 2009

"If the NDA comes to power,it will bring back all the black money from Swiss banks"

Advantage Nitish: BJP ally bags RJD,LJP Muslim faces
Mon, Apr 06, 2009

The Janata Dal(United) has often been accused of “sitting in the lap of the communal BJP” by RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and LJP supremo Ram Vilas Paswan.....

Boost for Nitish: gets 2 from RJD,1 from LJP
Sat, Apr 04, 2009

Bihar Chief Minister and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar received a major boost in his poll campaign on Friday when three top leaders of the LJP and RJD....

In Bihar,son rise on a different horizon – cricket,films
Fri, Apr 03, 2009

The scions of the current first families of Bihar do not look overtly interested in their paternal trade - politics.

Hina Sahab: Playing proxy to convicted husband
Fri, Apr 03, 2009

Way back in 1996,when a photographer clicked Hina Sahab serving tea to her husband Mohammed Shahabuddin at their Pratappur house in Siwan...

RJD-LJP-SP alliance will win enough seats to stake claim at Centre: Lalu
Sun, Mar 29, 2009

Mounting further pressure on the Congress,Lalu Prasad Yadav and Ram Vilas Paswan on Saturday said the RJD-LJP-Samajwadi Party alliance....

George to contest as Independent
Fri, Mar 27, 2009

Veteran JD-U leader George Fernandes has finally decided to part ways with the party he nurtured and contest as an independent from Muzaffarpur.

Ex-JDU minister joins RJD
Thu, Mar 26, 2009

Under constant attack from several quarters for snapping ties with the Congress in Bihar,RJD chief Lalu Prasad has something to cheer about....

Look who’s Cong’s counter
Wed, Mar 25, 2009

Bihar has many a story associated with 42-year-old Anirudh Prasad a.k.a. Sadhu Yadav. However,perhaps there’s no better place to start than at the beginning.....

The loneliness of Lalu
Wed, Mar 25, 2009

As Sadhu Yadav was being inducted into the Congress in Delhi,a veteran party leader walked around restlessly at the Congress’s Patna office at Sadakat Ashram....

George cancels ‘fitness’ march after Nitish leaves for Delhi
Wed, Mar 25, 2009

Veteran JD(U) leader George Fernandes had to cancel his “fitness” march from Raj Bhavan to CM House on Tuesday after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar left for New Delhi.....

RJD suffers jolt,three senior leaders join JDU
Thu, Mar 19, 2009

Even as the Congress feels betrayed and mulls options to go alone in Bihar in the forthcoming parliamentary elections...

Cong stares at Bihar ‘washout’
Wed, Mar 18, 2009

From contesting all 54 seats in undivided Bihar not very long back,the party has been left with just three seats by its state partners — RJD and LJP.

RJD rebels rise: Tekriwal,Ramai Ram follow Sadhu
Wed, Mar 18, 2009

Notwithstanding Lalu Prasad Yadav’s stern warning to rebels,including his brother-in-law Sadhu Yadav,the situation at Ground Zero indicates that the RJD chief....

Why JD(U) wants to face united,not divided,UPA
Mon, Mar 16, 2009

The JD(U) in Bihar does not want a showdown between Lalu Prasad and Ram Vilas Paswan — at least till elections. They want to face a united UPA to improve its tally in the Lok Sabha elections.....

Sat, Mar 14, 2009

Lalu Prasad Yadav might have aversion towards the BJP’s temple agenda,there is little he can do about a family planning to construct a temple...

Lalu’s MY magic under threat
Wed, Mar 11, 2009

Lalu Prasad Yadav will have to be innovative during this election and not just pin hopes on the MY (Muslim-Yadav) factor.....