Not Trusted by Allies, Riddled With Dissent: Why Cong’s Poor Show in Bihar Means a Fight for Relevance

They say in marriage and politics, it’s important to choose the right partner; a fact which perhaps some within the RJD must be thinking. An RJD leader confessed: “We needn’t have come under the pressure to give even 70 seats to the Congress. The Congress too was aware that it may not be able to … Read more Not Trusted by Allies, Riddled With Dissent: Why Cong’s Poor Show in Bihar Means a Fight for Relevance

Bihar Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates: NDA Leads Race as BJP Overtakes RJD as Single-Largest Party; Chirag Blunts JD-U Arrow; Counting Slowed Down by Covid Protocol, May Stretch Into the Night

Many Bihar exit poll results have predicted a victory for the Rashtriya Janata Dal-led Mahagathbandhan. If Tejashwi Yadav wins big in the Bihar Assembly elections, then he will be the second only leader to join the elite league of being third chief minister from a political family. Tejashwi Yadav’s father Lalu Prasad Yadav and his … Read more Bihar Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates: NDA Leads Race as BJP Overtakes RJD as Single-Largest Party; Chirag Blunts JD-U Arrow; Counting Slowed Down by Covid Protocol, May Stretch Into the Night

Bihar Election Results 2020 LIVE Updates: Generational Shift With Tejashwi Yadav at Helm or Nitish Kumar’s ‘Sushasan’ to Return? Counting of Votes Today

Prominent among them are Nand Kishore Yadav (Patna Sahib), Pramod Kumar (Motihari), Rana Randhir (Madhuban), Suresh Sharma (Muzaffarpur), Shrawan Kumar (Nalanda), Jai Kumar Singh (Dinara) and Krishnanandan Prasad Verma (Jehanabad). With much of the NDA’s election narrative focusing on RJD’s association with “jungle raj”, an allusion to the alleged collapsed law and order during the … Read more Bihar Election Results 2020 LIVE Updates: Generational Shift With Tejashwi Yadav at Helm or Nitish Kumar’s ‘Sushasan’ to Return? Counting of Votes Today

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: State Wants Change in Leadership, Says Tejashwi After Voting; Nitish Kumar Appeals to People to Vote

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Voting has begun for phase 2 of the Bihar assembly elections which will see 94 constituencies spread across 17 districts up for grabs after a hectic campaigning by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in support of NDA candidates and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav criss-crossing over a dozen venues. According to the … Read more Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: State Wants Change in Leadership, Says Tejashwi After Voting; Nitish Kumar Appeals to People to Vote

Bihar Election 2020 Voting LIVE Updates: Tejashwi Writes to Modi on Spl Status, Assault on Migrants During Lockdown; EVM Malfunction Reported

Bihar Election 2020 Voting LIVE Updates: Voting has begun for phase 2 of the Bihar assembly elections which will see 94 constituencies spread across 17 districts up for grabs after a hectic campaigning by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in support of NDA candidates and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav criss-crossing over a dozen venues. According to … Read more Bihar Election 2020 Voting LIVE Updates: Tejashwi Writes to Modi on Spl Status, Assault on Migrants During Lockdown; EVM Malfunction Reported

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: They Want Youth Votes But Not Youth Leader, Says Tejashwi in Attack on NDA, Slams Personal Comments

In his Sunday rallies, the prime minister excoriated the opposition over the Pulwama attack after Pakistan’s admission of complicity in it and berated the RJD-Congress combine, calling it an alliance of “double-double yuvraj” (two crown princes) whose sole concern was to protect their “respective thrones”. BJP leaders repeatedly raked up the Ram temple issues, Article … Read more Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: They Want Youth Votes But Not Youth Leader, Says Tejashwi in Attack on NDA, Slams Personal Comments

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: They Want Youth Votes But Not Youth Leader, Says Tejashwi in Attack on NDA, Slams Personal Comments

In his Sunday rallies, the prime minister excoriated the opposition over the Pulwama attack after Pakistan’s admission of complicity in it and berated the RJD-Congress combine, calling it an alliance of “double-double yuvraj” (two crown princes) whose sole concern was to protect their “respective thrones”. BJP leaders repeatedly raked up the Ram temple issues, Article … Read more Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: They Want Youth Votes But Not Youth Leader, Says Tejashwi in Attack on NDA, Slams Personal Comments

Bihar Assembly Election 2020: Nitish Kumar Supports Population-proportionate Reservation

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday backed population-based reservation for castes, but said it can only be implemented after census data is available. Addressing a poll rally here, he also attacked the RJD over its record on law and order, and ridiculed Tejashwi Yadavs promise of 10 lakh jobs. He repeatedly told the people that … Read more Bihar Assembly Election 2020: Nitish Kumar Supports Population-proportionate Reservation

Data | How past polls guided the seat sharing strategy between BJP and JD(U) in Bihar elections

The BJP won more than 45% of the urban votes it contested in the 2015 Assembly election, at least 7% points higher than its contested vote share in all other areas. On the other hand, in 2015, JD(U) won only 37.7% of the urban votes it contested In the Bihar Assembly elections, the NDA has … Read more Data | How past polls guided the seat sharing strategy between BJP and JD(U) in Bihar elections

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Solar Street Lights in Villages, Irrigation Facilities in Every Field if Elected Again, Promises Nitish Kumar

Meanwhile, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today accused the Bihar government of being “high on power and ego”, saying it had deviated from its path. “High on power & its ego, current Bihar government has deviated from its path. Neither their saying nor doing is good. Labourers are helpless, farmers are anxious & youth are disappointed. … Read more Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Solar Street Lights in Villages, Irrigation Facilities in Every Field if Elected Again, Promises Nitish Kumar