NEW BIHAR ALLIANCE
BJP gains new grounds in 2020 but farmers protest poses challenge
Mass protests from a large section of farmers, especially from Punjab, against sweeping reforms brought in the agriculture sector through three laws by the Modi government have presented it with one of the most serious challenges since it first came to power in 2014.
Bihar cabinet approves proposal for creation of 103 new nagar panchayats
It is to mention that this was one of the poll promises of the Bhara...
A year before assembly elections, Owaisi lands in Lucknow to forge a new alliance
On Wednesday, Owaisi came to Lucknow to have a meeting with...
NDA works on common minimum programme in Bihar
Sources said the NDA’s main parties in the state--JDU and BJP- want to prepare a road map for development of the state over the next five years.
No mismatch in EVM, VVPAT counts in Bihar polls: EC
The VVPAT slips were counted in 1,215 randomly-selected polling stations of Bihar to match with the votes counted in the corresponding EVMs.
BJP names ex-Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Modi its candidate for RS bypoll
Modi's election to the Upper House is all but certain as the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance has a majority in the state assembly. Election to the seat is due for December 14 if the rival alliance led by the RJD decides to contest.
For first time in history, no Muslim in Bihar ministry
It is for the first time in the post-independence history of Bihar legislative assembly that no minister from the Muslim community would be among the cabinet ministers.
Fresh young faces likely to get cabinet berth in NDA-led government in Bihar
After the NDA returned to power in Bihar, it is certain that JD-U's Nitish Kumar will once again become the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth term, while many new young faces are also expected to get cabinet berth this time.
Exit polls miss the mark on Bihar again, experts blame samples that missed out voices of women
At least two polling agencies, Axis My India Poll and Today’s Chanakya had predicted a clean win for RJD-led Grand Alliance, while others such as CVoter, Jan ki Baat and DV Research showed a tight race, with the Grand Alliance having an edge.
Bihar: Grand Alliance upbeat; NDA believes silent voters will do the magic for it
On Saturday, after the third and last phase of polls in the state had ended, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav had taken feedback from different constituencies. On Sunday, he mostly remained indoors.
BJP-JDU is a win-win social coalition, not just poll alliance, says Dharmendra Pradhan
Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said the BJP’s alliance with the JDU is not a political, but a win-win social coalition.
In Buxar, new alliance math may upset old poll calculations
The Buxar seat is expected to witness a close fight in the upcoming assembly elections, with Nitish Kumar’s JDU back with the BJP, after the Congress won the constituency comfortably in 2015 with support from the JDU and the RJD.
BJP President Nadda to address four public rallies, NDA meeting in Bihar on October 20, 21
The BJP president will then address the NDA meeting in Arrah. District heads, MPs, district in-charges, assembly constituency in-charges, assembly convenors and candidates besides other important leaders from the region will participate in the meeting.
National Democratic Alliance divided in Bihar, BJP is rowing two boats: RJD
RJD spokesperson Mrityunjay Tiwari said there would be utter confusion amongst the voters regarding the NDA alliance as Ram Vilas Paswan is continuing as a Minister in the NDA at the Centre and Chirag Paswan remains an MP from the NDA camp but BJP claims LJP is not part of the NDA in Bihar.
Bihar Grand Alliance: Picture still unclear on seat sharing
Congress state in-charge Shaktisinh Gohil refused to comment on the status of the alliance but said it will be done soon. Sources say RJD is not willing to concede more seats to the smaller parties.