With 23 years of experience as a journalist with the Hindustan Times, Anil Kumar has been covering a wide variety of news and issues. He has interest in business and has covered political beats, especially the Congress and the JD(U).
In view of the recent electoral reverses suffered by the BJP, the importance of JD(U) as an important ally in the state has only become pronounced with Union home minister Amit Shah’s statement that the NDA will be contesting the 2020 Bihar assembly elections under the leadership of Nitish Kumar. read more
Chandrika Rai’s relations with Lalu Prasad Yadav’s family soured after the RJD chief’s elder son Tej Pratap Yadav filed a divorce petition against Rai’s daughter Aishwarya Rai within six months of their marriage in May 2018. read more
In the pictures, the younger son of incarcerated RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who celebrated his 30th birthday on Saturday in the state capital, is seen enjoying food with his close aides Sanjay Yadav, Mani Yadav and legislator Bhola Yadav. read more
Trying to instill confidence, he asserted, “All is well. Let me assure you that the NDA is on course to cross the 200 seat mark next year. Only those banking on turmoil in the alliance are again heading for trouble and a shock of their lifetime.” read more
The former union minister tried to dispel the notion that the RJD had gone soft on Nitish Kumar and that the grand alliance was in dire need of an acceptable chief ministerial face for taking on the BJP read more
Bihar’s deputy CM and BJP leader Sushil Modi’s tweet in favour of chief minister Nitish Kuamr does not seem to have gone down well with a section of the party, which called it his “personal opinion”. read more