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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019
Vijay Swaroop

Vijay Swaroop


Vijay is chief of bureau, Patna. He has spent 21 years in journalism and covers political beats and public affairs.

articles by Vijay Swaroop (412 results)
Oct 15, 2019 19:12
While the minister was in the hospital, supporters of JAP raised slogan in protest against the government’s alleged apathy in providing relief to Patna’s residents affected by waterlogging and its failure in providing proper medical facilities after... read more
Oct 12, 2019 20:57
The state capital, Patna, which witnessed heavy floods for close to 10 days, saw 981 cases of dengue being reported till Friday. The number rose to 1135 on Saturday. On Thursday, the health department in the city had put the number of dengue patients... read more
Sep 24, 2019 10:14
Leader of Opposition in Bihar Assembly, Tejashwi Yadav, targeted Nitish Kumar and said the CM should let people know what instructions he has received from the RSS. read more
Sep 16, 2019 12:13
The AIMIM, led by Asaduddin Owaisi, had contested on six assembly seats in the 2015 Bihar polls, mostly in Seemanchal region. read more
Sep 15, 2019 00:56
The BJP also appointed legislator and spokesperson Satish Punia as the party chief in Rajasthan, weeks after the death of state president and Rajya Sabha member Madan Lal Saini. read more
Sep 14, 2019 20:13
A notification on the appointment was issued on Saturday by BJP general secretary Arun Singh after national president Amit Shah approved it, said BJP’s national media in-charge Sanjay Mayukh. read more
Sep 14, 2019 11:50
Chirag Paswan’s comments came just days after his father said there was no controversy in NDA over CM candidate in 2020 assembly polls. read more
Sep 12, 2019 10:23
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
Sep 07, 2019 17:10
MLA Amarnath Gami’s hoardings and criticism of the government’s “pan masala” ban have made the red-faced JD (U) leadership mull action against him. read more
Sep 04, 2019 18:03
The BJP and RSS have been eyeing to consolidate their position in Seemanchal for a long time but have failed to penetrate because of the high Muslim population in the region. read more
Sep 04, 2019 09:45
Main opposition party in Bihar Assembly, the RJD, has raised concerns about the law and order situation in the state. read more
Sep 03, 2019 11:36
The hoardings, put at vantage points in the state capital Patna, appear to be a clear message to many, including the BJP, that the NDA should fight the assembly elections under the leadership of chief minister Nitish Kumar. read more
Aug 30, 2019 10:43
An order, issued by the additional secretary of Bihar government’s general administration department, has asked officials to avoid casuals. “Officials and employees are found coming in casuals which is against the office culture and office decorum,”... read more
Aug 28, 2019 15:17
The meeting of the Grand Alliance leaders was convened at Rabri Devi’s residence amid reports of dissent between the alliance partners. read more
Aug 23, 2019 00:29
Tiwary made the suggestion last week saying the opposition was in disarray following the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s return to power with a full majority in May. read more