Feb 13, 2017 06:32 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today stuck to his viewpoint that the outcome of the Centre's demonetisation exercise was disappointing and denied making any "U-turn" on the issue.
- Jul 21, 2016 07:38 AM IST
"Not more than 4-5 percent of people are getting tap water and even after implementation of all the approved schemes of PHED (Public Health Engineering Department), a maximum of 22 percent of the population of the state would get water from taps," Kumar said.
- Mar 08, 2016 07:52 AM IST
"Why does not the Chief Minister make Kishore his political advisor or minister so that the latter should have freedom to take up political role with the JD(U) or Congress by removing him from the post of an advisor (policy and programme implementation) with the rank of cabinet minister?" Modi said.
- Dec 29, 2015 08:09 AM IST
Presiding over a home department review meeting, Kumar stressed on measures to contain noise pollution by blaring hooters of vehicles belonging to VIPs and proposed banning them other than those carrying the governor, chief justice, fire engines and ambulances.
- May 23, 2015 04:47 PM IST
Attacking the alliance between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad-led RJD, the Finance Minister said those who had gone to jail and those who had sent them to jail have joined hands to defeat BJP, a reference to Prasad's conviction in fodder scam which was pursued vigorously in courts by Kumar.
- Jun 19, 2013 09:21 AM IST
JD(U) leaders said Nitish Kumar was "calm and cool" and spent the day in office on Tuesday, not worried about the trust vote in the 243-seat legislature. "Nitish Kumar was busy as usual in office work. He was not at all tense," an official in the chief minister's office said.
- May 21, 2013 09:15 PM IST
In a 12-city poll conducted by CNN-IBN in the age group of 18 years and above, the verdict is emphatic and overwhelmingly against the current regime. The poll reveals that UPA government has lost credibility.
- Nov 26, 2011 03:00 PM IST
The opposition RJD today claimed as 'misleading' the report card presented by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and released its own 'chargesheet' against the state government.
- Jun 30, 2011 02:59 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today questioned the Centre's decision of sending two drafts of Lokpal Bill for consideration and demanded that the government be clear before seeking states' views on the proposed legislation.
- May 16, 2011 05:30 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday alleged that the UPA government had withheld the hike in price of petrol, effected recently, because of elections in five states.
- May 02, 2011 08:56 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday termed as "highly unfortunate" the controversy that had erupted involving Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) led by senior BJP leader M M Joshi on the draft report in the 2G spectrum issue.