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Nitish set to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister

New Delhi: Nitish Kumar is set to swear-in as the Bihar Chief Minister on Friday in the presence of significant leaders of the Alliances and...

Arun Jaitley attributes BJP’s defeat to its loose talkers

New Delhi: BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday attributed the party's resounding defeat in the Bihar assembly elections to its motormouth...

Bihar Polls LIVE: We will uproot Modi govt at Centre, says Lalu Yadav

With results pouring in the trends show that JD(U)-RJD-Congress Grand Alliance is racing ahead of the BJP-led NDA in Bihar polls.

Five-phase Bihar battle ends; 56 percent vote in final round

Patna: Curtains came down on Thursday on the staggered five-phase assembly elections in Bihar that pitted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP-led combine against the Grand...

Election commission serves notice to Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi, Lalu Prasad

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Sunday served notice to BJP president Amit Shah, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)...

Drones monitoring fourth phase of Bihar polls

New Delhi:   With drones deployed for surveillance, polling began on Sunday in the fourth and penultimate phase of the Bihar elections involving 55 assembly...

RSS distances itself from reservation issue

By NewsGram Staff Writer Nagpur: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) supremo Mohan Bhagwat on Monday distanced his party from the controversial issue of reservation saying the...

Now, women are new vote bank in Bihar

Patna: With women voters outnumbering male voters in the first two of the five-phase Bihar assembly polls, they have emerged as a prominent vote bank...

Cancelling PM rallies sent negative message: Shatrughan Sinha

Patna: Bollywood actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday said the last-minute cancellation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rallies for ongoing campaigning in Bihar assembly polls sent...

Second-phase voting begins in Bihar

Patna:  Voting began on Friday in the second of the five-phase assembly elections in Bihar, officials said. Around 8.58 million voters are eligible to decide...

No dent in Narendra Modi’s image: Rajnath Singh

Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's image has not dented, at least not in Bihar, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday, and added that...

Ram, Krishna, Shakuni, Prahlad, Netaji all in Bihar battle

Patna: What do Ram, Krishna, Shayam, Shiv, Shatrughan, Arjun, Shakuni, Subhash Chandra Bose and Prahlad have in common -- all are candidates contesting the...

Rise above caste, religion; vote for clean candidates: Former EC chief KJ Rao

Patna: People should rise above caste and religious lines and not vote for politicians known for muscle and money power if they have to...

Barbs, insults, abuses galore as Bihar goes to polls

Patna: Some 66.8 million people would be eligible to vote from Monday in staggered Bihar assembly polls as the biggest popularity test is set to...

Bihar polls: Caste etched in heart, ‘silent’ in spelling

My name is Ajeet Bharti. However my father has another surname. Similarly, some of my friends have weird surnames like Kumar (the most prevalent...

BJP poll manifesto promises free laptops, two-wheelers, TVs

By NewsGram Staff Writer Patna: In the poll manifesto by BJP released on Thursday, it promised to distribute free laptops to students, two-wheelers to girls...

‘I will fight for the backwards, even if they hang me for it’: Lalu

Patna: A day after the BJP and its allies slammed RJD chief Lalu Prasad for saying the upcoming assembly polls would be a "backward...

Quotas: RSS got it right – for once

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief, Mohan Bhagwat, deserves a mild round of applause for calling for a relook at the reservations policy. Following his...

Nominations for first phase of Bihar assembly polls begin

Patna:  The filing of nomination papers for the first phase of Bihar assembly polls, slated to be held on October 12, began on Wednesday,...

Bihar elections: Can development trump caste?

By NewsGram Staff Writer Patna: Bihar, despite being imbued with casteism, is gradually taking to developmental politics. With head on collisions between BJP led NDA...

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