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Five of JD(U)’s six MLAs in Manipur join BJP

September 3, 2022
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A day after five of six MLAs of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) in Manipur joined the ruling BJP, a war of words over each other's political decimation has ensued between the former coalition partners. | Read more|

Nitish Kumar's Oath Today For Record 8th Time

August 10, 2022
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Nitish Kumar will take oath as Chief Minister of Bihar today at 2 pm, after he ditched the BJP on Tuesday and announced a new "Grand Alliance" which includes Tejashwi Yadav and other Opposition parties. | Read more|

Bihar minister disputes Centre data, flags higher number in state scheme

August 19, 2021
Newsdesk

BIHAR WATER Resources Minister Sanjay Kumar Jha on Wednesday disputed figures reported by the Centre on the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) dashboard, saying only 8.44 lakh tap water connections have been provided in Bihar under the central scheme for rural households, and not 1.46 crore as shown. The rest of the tap water co | Read more|

Nitish Kumar Loses 6 Arunachal MLAs To BJP In Fresh Embarrassment

December 25, 2020
Newsdesk

Nitish Kumar, still smarting from the Bihar election that demoted him as junior partner to BJP, has been served fresh humiliation by his long-time ally in a state where his party had recently registered its presence. Six of seven legislators of Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United (JDU) in Arunachal Pradesh have defected t | Read more|

OPERATION FALCON CLAW: COVER STORY

November 12, 2012
K.Ashish

The investigation, panning over a year, exposes 11 MPs from within the Congress, BJP, BSP, JDU and AIADMK willing to issue letters of recommendation to promote a fictitious Australian oil exploration company in exchange for fees ranging between Rs 50,000 to Rs 50 lakh. Six of these MPs even wrote the letters for a fee. | Read more|