Nitish Kumar

Jamia Teachers Condemn Nitish Kumar's Silence Over Attack On Bihar Professor

The comments came after a 38-second video clipping which went viral on social media shows Sanjay Kumar in a street, with his clothes torn, abused, …

India

Muzzafarpur shelter home horror: JD(U) suspends ex-minister's son for 'links with Brajesh Thakur'

Bihar's ruling party Janata Dal (United) has suspended a functionary of its youth wing for allegedly sharing close relations with Brajesh Thakur, the …

India

Sack another Minister, RJD tells Nitish

Leader of the Opposition in Bihar and Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to sack Minister from …

India

Assault on Bihar university professor prompts Tejashwi Yadav to slam CM Nitish Kumar over RSS expanding in state

Yadav has earlier blamed the communal clashes across Bihar in March on RSS and accused Nitish Kumar of giving the organisation a free hand to expand …

India

Nitish mourns Vajpayee's death

Patna, Aug 16 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday expressed condolence over the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari …

NDA

Vajpayee's health critical: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to fly to Delhi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi will fly to New Delhi and meet former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee …

India

Those guilty in recent glaring incidents will not be spared: Nitish Kumar

The Bihar Chief Minister made an indirect reference to the Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal.

India

FIR against JDU MLA, 9 others in RLSP leader murder case

An FIR has been registered against JD(U) MLA from Mahanar Umesh Kushwaha and nine others in connection with the killing of Rashtriya Lok Samta Party …

India

Shelter Homes Horror: Rule of law will prevail in Bihar, says Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday asserted that rule of law will prevail in the state and reiterated that those guilty in the …

India

Upendra Kushwaha slams Nitish Kumar over party leader's killing

Union minister Upendra Kushwaha has criticised the "collapsing law and order" situation in Bihar after murder of a Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) …

India

Every house in Bihar has power: Nitish

Patna, Aug 15 (IANS) Every house has been provided electricity in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced on Wednesday after hoisting the …

India

‘One nation, one poll’ a good idea but not implementable at present: Nitish Kumar

The JD(U) national president has spoken in favour of simultaneous polls a number of times in recent times.<p>By: | Patna |<p>Bihar Chief Minister Nitish …

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Bihar undersecretary shot dead by robbers in Patna

Since the incident took place in the VVIP area, which also covers the chief minister’s residence and Raj Bhawan, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took …

India News

Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha slams Nitish government over RLSP leader's killing in Bihar

Kushwaha, chief of the BJP's ally Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), visited the deceased leader Manish Sahni's home at Belari village today and …

India

PM Narendra Modi is the biggest Ambedkarite, says Paswan

On reservation in promotion for SC & ST being implemented in Bihar, the union minister said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has expressed his …

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Piyush Goyal hands over 71.25 acres of railway land to Bihar government

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday formally handed over 71.25 acres of land of the Digha-Patna rail line to the Bihar government at a …

India

Muzaffarpur rapes reduce JD(U)’s bargaining power in Bihar, it's advantage BJP now

<b>JD(U) leaders view Rajnath’s offer of a CBI probe and governor’s call for a speedy trial as BJP attempts to corner Nitish.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> Bihar chief …

India

Two Inmates Died At Patna Shelter, Employees Stayed Tight-Lipped: Police

The girls died of diarrhoea on Friday, the officials told the police today. The postmortem report is awaited.<p><b>Patna:</b><p>Two inmates died at a shelter in …

Janata Dal

Bihar rapes: Tejashwi Yadav accuses Nitish Kumar of shielding guilty, gives him one-week ultimatum

The RJD leader threatened to launch protest if Kumar fails to reveal the whereabouts of a girl who went missing after being shifted from the shelter …

India News

Bihar Shelter Rapes Boss Caught Chilling In Jail, 40 Names On Speed Dial

A quick search led to the seizure of two pages from Brajesh Thakur. It was a list of names and mobile numbers of 40 people that an administration …

Crime

Jail officials surprised after Brajesh Thakur caught with list of influential contacts

Brajesh Thakur, who has spent merely five days in Muzaffarpur Central Jail since his arrest on June 2, was spotted on Saturday by the jail officials …

India

Political blame game heats up in Bihar after Congress leader’s photos with sex scandal main accused surface

Congress Rajya Sabha member and former Union minister Akhilesh Singh is purportedly seen with Brajesh Thakur in the two photographs.

India

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav seeks CM Nitish Kumar resignation

Tejashwi said officers posted in Health department when Thakur’s NGOs received funds from the government should also be questioned.<p>Written by | New …

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How BJP won the day in Rajya Sabha — with a little help from Nitish Kumar

<b>Sources say Amit Shah convinced Nitish Kumar to seek votes from Shiv Sena and BJD, without which they would not have had the numbers to win.</b><p><b>New …

India

Who Stands Where in 2019? Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman’s Election Gives a Glimpse

For the BJP to have conceded the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman’s post to Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) is borne both out of compulsion and foresight. It’s an …

India

Who is Harivansh Narayan Singh?

Harivansh Narayan Singh of the JDU is the new deputy chairperson of the Rajya Sabha. He defeated BK Hari Prasad, the Congress nominee. He is the …

India

Dear Nitish Kumar, Why is There A ‘Dushasan’ in Your ‘Sushasan’ Rule?

<b>Video Editor:</b> Abhishek Sharma<p>The incident in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur under Nitish Kumar’s government is reminiscent of Mahabharata’s ‘Dushasan’, who …

India

Nitish Kumar thanks TRS for supporting Harivansh

Hyderabad, Aug 9 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday thanked his Telangana counterpart K. Chandrasekhar Rao for the support extended …

India

Bihar shelter home scandal: Social welfare minister Manju Verma resigns minutes after meeting CM Nitish Kumar

Verma had been under constant attack from the Opposition parties ever since the sexual exploitation of minor girls at a government-funded shelter …

India

TMC, Opposition Rally Behind Congress Candidate, Say Sources: 10 Facts

<b>New Delhi:</b> Opposition parties that were uneasy with a Congress candidate for Rajya Sabha deputy chairperson election, have decided to end their …

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