A journalist for 21 years, Anirban covers RJD, legislature and government beats. Has extensive experience in covering elections and writes regularly on finance, land reforms, registration, excise and socio-economic issues.
The senior RJD leader, known for his straight forward approach, also made an oblique attack on RJD state president Jagdanand Singh saying “one cannot run a party by imposing one’s will”. He also asked if it was right for the party to alienate ordinary... read more
After RJD’s break up with JD(U) in 2017, Tejashwi has been vocal in berating the JD(U) strongman referring him with some contempt as ‘Paltu Chacha’ - an indignation for walking out of grand alliance. read more
Tejashwi Prasad accused Nitish Kumar of betraying people’s mandate by realigning with the BJP and also has compromised on his stand of not supporting revocation of Article 370, triple talaq, NRC and now CAB read more
Singh’s statement of RJD-JD(U) realignment, an experiment that both parties did in 2015, did not find traction within his own party with leader of the opposition Tejaswi Prasad Yadav, summarily, rejecting Singh’s assertion. read more
Modi, in a tweet, welcomed the new government in Mahasrashtra and said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was like NCP chief Sharad Pawar, who knew that BJP was more reliable partner than the Congress. read more
In recent months, Shivanand Tiwary had advocated the need for bringing JD(U), a party he was in before he joined RJD, back into the grand alliance, a proposition shot down curtly by RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav. read more
The political grapevine has been agog for a while about a possible RJD-BJP pact owing to Tejashwi’s long absence from Bihar after Lok Sabha polls and also not strongly criticizing the central and state government. read more