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Saturday, May 25, 2019
Rakesh Singh

Rakesh Singh

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Rakesh Singh has worked on Desk for about two decades with the Hindustan Times, Patna. While working on Desk he has also written on issues of human interest.

articles by Rakesh Singh (22 results)
May 24, 2019 16:11
Kanhaiya’s election campaign was helped by Bollywood personalities, JNUSU office-bearers and faculty, and Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mewani. Like Giriraj, Kanhaiya is also a Bhumihar. read more
May 17, 2019 13:55
Ramdhani Sharma of Kurtha village, along with other villagers are sitting on a podium built under a peepal tree, playing cards. The buzz of elections is missing this time. read more
May 09, 2019 16:28
Migration of labourers has been a burning issue during polls. In the absence of job opportunities and poor industrial growth, people emigrate from the state, either to other states or, if they can, overseas. read more
Apr 30, 2019 15:12
Krishnan said six persons were arrested but two could not be traced. read more
Apr 26, 2019 15:43
Rajya Sabha member Misa Bharti (RJD) and sitting MP Ram Kripal Yadav of the BJP filed nominations from Patliputra Lok Sabha seat while Raju Yadav of CPI (ML) filed papers from Ara on Thursday. read more
Apr 25, 2019 15:05
RJD’s Begusarai candidate, Tanveer Hassan has brought in student leaders from JNU, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and Jamia Millia Islamia to canvass for him in a bid to counter the campaign of former JNUSU president and CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kuma... read more
Apr 25, 2019 14:56
Begusarai is among the five Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar where polling would be held on April 29. The other seats are Darbhanga, Ujjiarpur, Samastipur (SC) and Munger. read more
Apr 16, 2019 11:17
Bihar state president of JMM, Pranav Kumar, said Shukal Murmu, contesting from Kishanganj, is a social worker who works for the uplift of tribals. read more
Apr 12, 2019 00:07
The four constituencies, Nawada, Gaya, Jamui and Aurangabad, witnessed 2.27% increase in voting as compared to 2014 parliamentary polls. The average polling in the first phase was 53.06%. read more
Apr 10, 2019 09:40
The highway, from Bihat to Begusarai, witnessed a huge vehicular traffic congestion due to a large number of people joining Kanhaiya’s motorcade on SUVs and motorcycle. The unseasonal rain also added to the woes of the commuters. read more
Apr 04, 2019 00:26
“A deadly attack was made on me in the state capital when I took out a march after quitting the NDA. I want to teach a lesson to those people. My mission is to defeat the NDA,” Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha said. read more
Mar 30, 2019 20:41
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) intermediate (class 12) results, declared in a record time on Saturday, had many firsts this time. read more
Mar 29, 2019 00:04
Bollywood actors Swara Bhasker, Nandita Das, Prakash Raj, Shabana Azmi and lyricist Javed Aktar have expressed their desire to campaign for Kanhaiya. Besides, Narmada Bachao Andolan activist Medha Patkar, Patidar leader Hardik Patel and Bollywood director... read more
Mar 27, 2019 08:34
Whether Kanhaiya will win or lose is to be seen, but it appears certain now that Begusarai, the Leningrad of Bihar, will be a launchpad for the former JNUSU president, taking him to the higher echelon of politics. read more
Mar 25, 2019 17:28
Senior CPI leaders, including national secretary K Narayana and Bihar secretary Satyanarayan Singh, announced the candidature of Kanhaiya Kumar from Begusarai Lok Sabha seat on Sunday. read more