BJP’s Vijay Sinha elected speaker of Bihar assembly | India News – Times of India

PATNA: BJP MLA Vijay Kumar Sinha was on Wednesday elected as Speaker of the Bihar assembly by a majority vote. Sinha, who was the candidate of the ruling NDA, got 126 votes as against 114 polled in favour of RJDs Awadh Bihari Chaudhary who was fielded by the opposition Grand Alliance. The voting was marred … Read more BJP’s Vijay Sinha elected speaker of Bihar assembly | India News – Times of India

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to hold cabinet meeting on November 17

Patna: Within 24 hours of taking oath as the Bihar Chief Minister for the seventh time, Janata Dal (United) supremo Nitish Kumar has called a cabinet meeting on Tuesday (November 17, 2020). The meeting will reportedly start at 11:30 AM.  Earlier in the day, Nitish was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar for … Read more Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to hold cabinet meeting on November 17

LJP won’t contest assembly polls under Nitish Kumar’s leadership in Bihar | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Sunday said it won’t contest the Bihar assembly elections under the leadership of chief minister Nitish Kumar due to “ideological differences” and proposed a separate alliance with the BJP. According to a party statement, the LJP wants a BJP-led government in Bihar just like the one at … Read more LJP won’t contest assembly polls under Nitish Kumar’s leadership in Bihar | India News – Times of India

Nearly 31% prefer Nitish as CM, says poll survey | Bihar Assembly Elections 2020 Election News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The three-phase Bihar assembly polls will be the first large-scale election in the country amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and as per the IANS C-Voter Bihar opinion poll survey, 30.9% of the people are still backing Nitish Kumar as the most preferable candidate to be the chief minister again. Nitish Kumar is followed … Read more Nearly 31% prefer Nitish as CM, says poll survey | Bihar Assembly Elections 2020 Election News – Times of India

ECI to announce by-poll dates on Sept 29 after objection over timing raised by few states | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Election Commission of India (ECI) will announce the dates for by-polls to be conducted in various states on September 29, said Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Friday. ECI will decide the dates of bypolls for 1 Lok Sabha, and 64 Assembly seats after a review meet on September 29 on issues … Read more ECI to announce by-poll dates on Sept 29 after objection over timing raised by few states | India News – Times of India

If Nitish Kumar ever fights elections without coalition, he wouldn’t even get seats in double digits: Tejashwi Yadav | India News – Times of India

PATNA: If chief minister Nitish Kumar‘s Janata Dal (United) fought the Bihar Assembly elections alone it wouldn’t be able to get seats even in double digits, claimed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday. The Leader of Opposition in Bihar recounted the fate of Kumar’s JDU in elections which it had fought alone … Read more If Nitish Kumar ever fights elections without coalition, he wouldn’t even get seats in double digits: Tejashwi Yadav | India News – Times of India