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Santosh Singh


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.....

Maya game plan: party to contest over 500 seats
Wed, Mar 11, 2009

MAYAWATI’S mantra seems to be “the more the merrier”,as she is busy fielding BSP candidates for almost all the 543 Lok Sabha seats across the country....

Bihar village sets a positive example
Wed, Mar 11, 2009

A Bihar village has shown the way on how to treat an HIV-positive person. Not only has it thrown out the social isolation......

Ranjan joins JDU,contest with Lalu likely in Patliputra
Mon, Mar 02, 2009

The Janata Dal United got a shot in the arm ahead of the parliamentary polls with Yadav strongman and three-time Rajya Sabha member Ranjan Prasad Yadav...

Kosi,polls make Lalu,Nitish share platform
Sat, Feb 28, 2009

The state capital on Friday witnessed an apparent bonhomie between arch rivals Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Union Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav.....

Paswan faces revolt on Lalu
Fri, Feb 27, 2009

LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan is facing a revolt in the party with a senior leader threatening to quit party over a likely poll pact with Lalu Prasad's RJD.

Shatru in Amar’s company
Fri, Feb 20, 2009

A month after reports of a tussle between BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha and party spokesman Ravi Shankar Prasad for the Patna Saheb Lok Sabha seat ticket...

No more safe seats
Thu, Feb 19, 2009

There are no more safe seats in Bihar. Traditional Lok Sabha constituencies where elections used to be a cakewalk...

Before poll test,1,350 minority schools upgraded
Wed, Feb 18, 2009

The decision to upgrade 1,350 minority high schools in the state to plus-two levels is being viewed as yet another masterstroke by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar...

Sonia raises election heat,targets those ‘misusing’ God
Wed, Feb 11, 2009

Two days after BJP leaders L K Advani and Rajnath Singh reiterated that building the Ram temple in Ayodya remained one of their party’s top priorities....

Nitish takes Cabinet to village
Tue, Feb 10, 2009

Nondescript Barbighghi village in Begusarai is ready for its “big day” on Tuesday. The village that could barely see a panchayat meeting will host a Cabinet meeting of the Bihar Government....

Now,RJD plans ‘paidal yatra’ in Bihar
Sat, Jan 31, 2009

RJD president Lalu Prasad Yadav,who called Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a “copycat” recently for “trying to become a mass leader...

RJD march loses steam minus Laloo
Fri, Jan 30, 2009

RJD president Laloo Prasad,who called Chief Minister Nitish Kumar a “copycat” just the other day for trying to become a mass leader,might well have to eat his words.

BJP ties intact,will discuss Ayodhya later,says Nitish
Fri, Jan 30, 2009

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Thursday that the JD(U)-BJP alliance was only getting stronger with time...

JD(U) steps on the gas ahead of polls
Tue, Jan 27, 2009

As major political parties gear up for the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls,the Janata Dal-United is vigorously working on a two-pronged strategy as part....

Nitish goes to villages to feel Bihar’s pulse
Mon, Jan 26, 2009

Thousands of people wait in this non-descript village with awe and anticipation to know why the government has come to their doorstep on a chilly winter evening.

Meanwhile,both Shatrughan and Ravi Shankar want Patna Saheb ticket
Fri, Jan 16, 2009

The Patna Saheb Lok Sabha seat,for which the BJP will announce its candidate on January 17,might see a contest between two party stalwarts — Shatrughan Sinha and Ravi Shankar Prasad...

Gujarat ATS lets off Modasa blast suspect after interrogation
Tue, Jan 13, 2009

Gujarat’s Anti-Terrorism Squad,which “picked up” a Modasa blast suspect at a village in Banka in Bihar recently...

Modasa blast suspect ‘picked up’,let off
Tue, Jan 13, 2009

Gujarat’s Anti-Terrorism Squad that “picked up” a Modasa blast suspect at Banka recently let off the accused after asking...

Gaya teachers burn books to keep themselves warm
Sat, Jan 10, 2009

Teachers at Parishad Madhyamik School in Paraiya,Gaya,burnt books to stay warm on a chilly winter day,even as their students...

In troubled waters
Thu, Jan 08, 2009

The narrow 1-km stretch of road with potholes has been their address since 1984 when Kosi had breached its Nabhatta bank...