Manjhi Draws Flak from Congress, RJD for ‘Honeymoon’ Remark Against Rahul and Tejashwi

Former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday drew the ire of the Congress-RJD combine for terming as “honeymoon” the frequent holidays of Rahul Gandhi and Tejashwi Yadav, taking time off the hustle and bustle of politics. The septuagenarian, who is known to not weigh his words carefully, made the remark here during an … Read more Manjhi Draws Flak from Congress, RJD for ‘Honeymoon’ Remark Against Rahul and Tejashwi

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

Jitan Ram Manjhi Elected HAM Legislature Party Leader, Says Won’t Accept Ministerial Berth

File photo of former Bihar CM and HAM leader Jitan Ram Manjhi. All the four newly elected MLAs met at Manjhi’s residence where they elected the former chief minister the leader of the legislature group. PTI Patna Last Updated: November 12, 2020, 17:32 IST FOLLOW US ON: Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi … Read more Jitan Ram Manjhi Elected HAM Legislature Party Leader, Says Won’t Accept Ministerial Berth

Jitan Ram Manjhi (HAMS) Election Result 2020 Live Updates: Jitan Ram Manjhi of HAMS Wins

The Hindustani Awam Morcha party head Jitan Ram Manjhi is contesting from Imamganj against RJD candidate Uday Narayan Choudhary, former Bihar Assembly Speaker and veteran Dalit leader. Manjhi is the only person to win the seat from his party in the last election. Manjhi had quit the JD (U) in 2015 after being forced to … Read more Jitan Ram Manjhi (HAMS) Election Result 2020 Live Updates: Jitan Ram Manjhi of HAMS Wins

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: From Anant Singh to Jitan Ram Manjhi, a List of Key Candidates in Phase 1 of Polls

As Bihar goes for the first phase of assembly polls on Wednesday, several key candidates are contesting on the 71 seats. Among the key constituencies that go for polls today are Imamganj, Sasaram, Dinara, Gaya, Munger, Jamui, Mokama, Jamalpur, Chainpur and Buxar. Key candidates including- Jitan Ram Manjhi, Commonwealth shooter Shreyasi Singh, Prem Kumar, Jai … Read more Bihar Election 2020: From Anant Singh to Jitan Ram Manjhi, a List of Key Candidates in Phase 1 of Polls

Bihar Assembly election: 52,000 opt for postal ballot in phase 1 polls: EC

More than 52,000 voters, either senior citizens above 80 or people with disabilities, have opted for postal ballot in the first phase of Bihar elections to be held on October 28, the Election Commission said on Monday. Booth Level Officers (BLO) in 71 constituencies spread across 16 districts had approached over four lakh voters of … Read more Bihar Assembly election: 52,000 opt for postal ballot in phase 1 polls: EC

Manjhi, Paras Seek Posthumous Bharat Ratna for Dalit Leader Ramvilas Paswan

File photo of Union Minister and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan. In a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind, Manjhi also made a plea to convert Paswan’s 12, Janpath bungalow in New Delhi, where the Lok Janshakti Party founder lived for the past 31 years since 1989, to a memorial. PTI Last Updated: October 10, … Read more Manjhi, Paras Seek Posthumous Bharat Ratna for Dalit Leader Ramvilas Paswan

Bihar Assembly Elections 2020 LIVE Updates: NDA May Announce List of Candidates Today as JDU, LJP Continue to Trade Barbs

Meanwhile, senior Janata Dal-United leader KC Tyagi told News18 that all speculations and rumours will be laid to rest the moment PM Modi and Kumar share stage and address political campaigns together. Soon after Paswan announced his party’s decision to not pitch his party’s candidates against the BJP, but field LJP nominees against JD(U), some … Read more Bihar Assembly Elections 2020 LIVE Updates: NDA May Announce List of Candidates Today as JDU, LJP Continue to Trade Barbs