Sushant Singh death case | Supreme Court junks PIL seeking direction to CBI to submit status report

“We are not going to entertain this. You go to the High Court,” the apex court Bench said The Supreme Court on February 3 junked a PIL seeking direction to the CBI to submit a status report in Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case. Also read: Sushant Singh Rajput death | NCB conducts searches, … Read more Sushant Singh death case | Supreme Court junks PIL seeking direction to CBI to submit status report

‘This is Tejashwi Yadav Speaking’: RJD Leader’s Retort to Patna DM Goes Viral

Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav’s video speaking to a top official during a protest in Patna has gone viral on social media. The Bihar opposition leader joined the protest led by teachers at a ground in Bihar’s capital. The RJD leader came to know that the protestors had been denied permission for a … Read more ‘This is Tejashwi Yadav Speaking’: RJD Leader’s Retort to Patna DM Goes Viral

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

PM’s charge a travesty of truth: Opposition

Parties seek to put some distance between themselves and farmers’ protests, claiming that protesters have come together on their own. Opposition parties have said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s allegations against them of “spreading lies” on the farm laws is a “travesty of truth”. They also sought to put some distance between themselves and the … Read more PM’s charge a travesty of truth: Opposition

‘Arrest Me if You Have Power’: Tejashwi Attacks Nitish Govt After FIR on Oppn Leaders for Staging Dharna

Rashtriya Janata Dal leader and leader of opposition in Bihar Tejashwi Yadav hit out at the Nitish Kumar government, daring it to arrest him for protesting in support of farmers agitating to repeal the centre’s three contentious farm laws. At least 18 leaders of the RJD, Congress and the Left Parties, including Tejashwi were booked … Read more ‘Arrest Me if You Have Power’: Tejashwi Attacks Nitish Govt After FIR on Oppn Leaders for Staging Dharna

‘He’s Speaking a Lie’: CM Nitish Kumar Erupts in Anger on Tejashwi Yadav in Bihar Assembly

The Bihar assembly on Friday plunged into turmoil following an uncharacteristically angry outburst by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after having stoically listened to barbs and allegations by opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav. Kumar, who is known for his composure and impeaccable manners all through his four terms in office, was seen standing up and screaming jhooth … Read more ‘He’s Speaking a Lie’: CM Nitish Kumar Erupts in Anger on Tejashwi Yadav in Bihar Assembly

Expunge Jitan Ram Manjhi’s Remarks on Lalu Prasad from House Proceedings, Demands RJD

RJD legislators Thursday took umbrage at pro-tem Speaker Jitan Ram Manjhi’s statement that despite not being a member of the Assembly Lalu Prasad attended the House when Rabri Devi was the chief minister of Bihar and demanded the Speaker to expunge the remarks from the record. Manjhi had made the comment Wednesday during Speakers election … Read more Expunge Jitan Ram Manjhi’s Remarks on Lalu Prasad from House Proceedings, Demands RJD

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

That Awkward Age: Election Affidavits of Bihar Netas Throw up Some Startling Discrepancies

Bihar deputy chief minister Tarkishore Prasad grew by 12 years in a five-year period between 2015 and 2020, as per poll affidavits he submitted to the Election Commission. In his 2015 poll affidavit, the four-term Katihar MLA had stated his age as 52. However, in the just concluded assembly polls, he mentioned himself to be … Read more That Awkward Age: Election Affidavits of Bihar Netas Throw up Some Startling Discrepancies

BJP’s Prowess, Governance Focus and Alliances: Dissecting the Bihar Assembly Elections

Elections in India unfolds significant and unprecedented lessons for getting a grasp of the incessantly changing dynamics of democratic politics. Given the multilayered and overlapping nature of social bases, the impactful emotive appeals of identity and development and the all-pervasive influence of personalities, every election in India provides crucial political messages. The recently-concluded Assembly elections … Read more BJP’s Prowess, Governance Focus and Alliances: Dissecting the Bihar Assembly Elections