Former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha (File Photo/Facebook)

Bihar Police to take action against Upendra Kushwaha in case of violence during counting

Patna:  A day ahead of counting of votes for Lok Sabha polls in the state, the Bihar Police said it will take action against opposition Rashtriya Lok Samta Party chief and former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha if there is any violence on May 23, following his statement urging his supporters to pick up arms for […]

Former Bihar Minister Tej Pratap Yadav (File Photo/IANS)

EC seeks report after Tej Pratap’s bouncers thrash mediapersons

Patna:  The Election Commission (EC) has sought a report from the Patna District Magistrate on the alleged thrashing of mediapersons by RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s son and former Bihar Minister Tej Pratap Yadav at a polling booth here on Sunday. According to local TV reports, Yadav was coming out after casting his vote at the […]

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar shows his forefinger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the seventh and the last phase of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections at a polling booth in Patna on May 19, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Pragya Thakur should be expelled from BJP: Nitish Kumar

Patna: BJP ally and JD-U chief Nitish Kumar on Sunday lashed out at Bharatiya Janta Party candidate Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur for her statement in favour of Mahatma Gandhi assassin Nathuram Godse and demanded the party to expel her. Pragya Thakur, who is a Malegaon blast accused, spurred a row and drew flak after she lauded […]

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Congress stands with ‘tukde-tukde’ gang: Modi

Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attacked the Congress saying it has been standing with the “tukde-tukde” gang and joined hands with those who care less about the country and more about themselves. “Desh ko tukde tukde karne wale ke sath Congress khadi hai,” Modi said, addressing an election meeting at Paliganj in Patliputra constituency […]

Lalu writes to Nitish: It’s your habit to ‘compromise’

Patna:  Rashtriya Janata Party (RJD) President Lalu Prasad on Monday accused Bihar Chief Minister and JD-U chief Nitish Kumar of looking for shortcuts, making compromises and betraying the people of the state. He also attacked the Janata Dal-United (JD-U), saying its election symbol ‘arrow’ represented violence whereas the RJD’s symbol ‘lantern’ removes darkness. Lalu Prasad’s […]