Bihar Assembly Elections Live: Only NDA can give jobs, says Nityanand Rai
Both the chief minister and leader of opposition will hold multiple rallies across several districts as Bihar goes to polls in 9 days.
Oct 19, 2020 15:16
Bihar Assembly Election 2020: BJP plans digital outreach for PM’s campaign from October 23
The party is relying on its app, ‘Kamal connect’, which has already been uploaded by nearly 125,000 party workers and the number is likely to grow
Oct 19, 2020 14:34
Tejashwi Yadav makes a U-turn, shows ‘sympathy’ for Chirag Paswan
On Sunday, Tejashwi Yadav had a warning for the supporters of his party. “You all should be cautious of the B team of the BJP. They are vote katwas (vote splitters),” he had said indirectly referring to the LJP.
Oct 19, 2020 15:33
Candidate in Gaya booked for riding a buffalo for election campaign
Mohammad Parvez Masoori said he wanted to show a mirror to politicians as Gaya is one of the dirtiest cities in Bihar.
Oct 19, 2020 13:58
In poll-bound Bihar, police seize Rs 65 lakh from 2 vehicles in Kishanganj
A sum of Rs 60.26 lakh in cash was found in the boot of one vehicle while Rs 5 lakh was found in another car whose owner had driven in from Siliguri.
Oct 19, 2020 11:31
Baghel launches Congress campaign video for Bihar polls, blames CM Nitish for state’s suffering
Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and CM Kumar for complicating the woes of farmers by enacting three new farm acts, the Congress leader asked to know if the farmers were getting more than minimum support price (MSP) for their produce in Bihar, which had repealed the APMC Act in 2006.
Oct 19, 2020 01:43
Congress turns to traditional vote base in bid to return to power
The party has fielded 33 upper castes, of which Bhumihar are 11, Brahmin and Rajputs nine each, and Kayasthas four.
Oct 19, 2020 03:55
BJP banks on rainbow coalition of castes to bag votes in Bihar polls
The party has allocated 50% of seats to contestants from so-called non-upper castes, which is a reinforcement of its acceptance across caste groups, a senior BJP functionary said on Sunday.
Oct 19, 2020 03:59
‘B-team of BJP, vote splitters’: Tejashwi’s veiled attack on LJP
Tejashwi also took a jibe at chief minister Nitish Kumar for the latter’s repeated attacks on the RJD by portraying its rule for 15 years as a “misrule”.
Oct 18, 2020 19:46
Faux pas: Bihar candidates’ affidavits show some aged by a decade since last election
JD(U) MLA was 46-year-old, however, according to the affidavit filed for the 2020 polls, he is now 56.
Oct 18, 2020 18:29
As BJP underlines support, Nitish Kumar launches scathing attack on oppn
This is the first time since campaigning began for the Bihar assembly election when Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Modi held a joint campaign for JD(U) and BJP candidates in Buxar and Bhojpur.
Oct 18, 2020 17:17
Congress faces grim challenge to stay relevant in Bihar amid modest seat-sharing deal
The party is contesting at least six seats out of the total 70, allocated under the Grand Alliance, which it could not win even in 1980, when the Congress won a clear majority and had replaced the Janata Party government in the state, post Emergency.
Oct 18, 2020 16:45
Can never forget what PM Modi has done for me, says Chirag Paswan
The Bihar Assembly elections are scheduled to be held in three phases on October 28, November 3 and November 7. The counting of votes will take place on November 10.
Oct 18, 2020 15:29
Nepal police seize 23-kg gold from house of BJP’s Raxaul candidate’s brother
BJP’s Rauxal candidate Pramod Sinha alleged that the seizure of gold from his brother’s flat was part of a political vendetta against him but the opposition said there could be a strong possibility gold being smuggled to fund election campaigns in the state.
Oct 18, 2020 14:42
Maoist-turned-gangster gunned down in his car Bihar’s Aurangabad
The shooting created panic in Aurangabad which votes on October 28 in the first phase of the assembly election.
Oct 18, 2020 13:48