Sep 08, 2021 02:55 PM IST
While politicians and pundits speculate a strong possibility of their coming together, the two young leaders, however, told prying journalists their meeting was a result of "family relations" that went back to ties shared by their fathers.
- Aug 10, 2021 08:24 PM IST
An official in the ministry said that the bungalow is earmarked for Union ministers and the occupants of the government accommodation have been asked to vacate it.
- Jul 08, 2021 09:25 PM IST
Kumar retained the Chief Ministers seat though relations between the JD(U) and LJP continued to sour.
- Jul 05, 2021 03:50 PM IST
Chirag Paswan, who launched the 'Ashirvad Yatra' from Hajipur, said that he doesn't have the status to show off and the aim is to take blessings of the people
- Jun 22, 2021 05:47 PM IST
In an interview with PTI, Chirag Paswan said his father Ram Vilas Paswan and he always stood by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP like a "rock" but the saffron party was not there when he expected their intervention during these "difficult" times.
- Jun 20, 2021 09:18 AM IST
The decision comes as a counter-move to the national executive meeting called by the group headed by Chirag Paswan in Delhi on Sunday.
- Jun 18, 2021 10:28 AM IST
The JD(U) is believed to be behind the ‘coup’ in the LJP. By cutting Chirag Paswan to size, Nitish Kumar has also sent a message to the BJP
- Jun 16, 2021 10:57 PM IST
Breaking his silence over the drama in LJP following the coup ousting him as its party president, Chirag Paswan him as its party president. He said that he tried his best to keep the family and the party united but failed.
- Jun 16, 2021 02:45 PM IST
Both factions have now moved to control the party and project their group as the real LJP, founded by Chirag Paswan’s father Ram Vilas Paswan
- Jun 15, 2021 05:03 PM IST
Just yesterday, the younger brother of late Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Pashupati Kumar Paras was notified as the new parliamentary leader of the party in Lok Sabha.
- Jun 15, 2021 12:41 PM IST
The loss of five party MPs, who have vouched to rejoin NDA under Nitish Kumar, has put a big question mark on the political career of the 38-year-old Chirag Paswan, who switched to politics from Bollywood in 2013
- Jun 14, 2021 11:08 PM IST
The change in leadership was formally approved after five out of six LJP MPs wrote to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, seeking the appointment of Pashupati Kumar Paras as their new leader in the Lower House.
- Jun 14, 2021 04:30 PM IST
JD(U) national president RCP Singh reacted with a sense of vindication to the developments in the party founded by late Ram Vilas Paswan, whose son has been left cornered in a revolt led by the former's younger brother Pashupati Kumar Paras and supported by four other MPs, including nephew Prince Raj.
- Jun 14, 2021 12:35 PM IST
Five Lok Sabha MPs of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) are said to have joined hands to oust Chirag Paswan as their leader in the Lok Sabha by electing his uncle Pashupati Kumar Paras in his place
- Jun 14, 2021 08:57 AM IST
A source said the group of MPs has conveyed their decision to the Lok Sabha Speaker. There has been no official comment from either Chirag Paswan, who has not been keeping well, or the rebel group so far.
- Mar 18, 2021 01:07 PM IST
Unlike his earlier terms as Chief Minister where he was powerful and in command, this time Nitish Kumar is surrounded by NDA ally BJP which is gaining momentum in Bihar
- Nov 13, 2020 12:56 PM IST
Chirag Paswan managed to send a clear message and prove a point to the JD(U), to the RJD and even to the BJP
- Nov 11, 2020 01:37 PM IST
The Bihar mandate may have given NDA another chance to rule the state, but it led to dip in the stature of the incumbent chief minister Nitish Kumar whose party Janata Dal (United) won just 43 seats and polled 15 percent votes, a dip from 71 seats and over 40 percent vote share in 2015 elections.
- Nov 11, 2020 10:16 AM IST
The LJP succeeded in damaging Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s JDU by cutting into its votes in at least 28 seats.
- Nov 11, 2020 03:26 AM IST
In 2015 elections, when the Nitish Kumar-led JDU contested elections as part of the Grand Alliance, or the Mahagathbandhan, the party had bagged 71 seats. The LJP had, in 2015, won 2 of the 42 seats it contested
- Nov 11, 2020 12:55 AM IST
With his party winning only one seat while being instrumental in the defeat of the BJP's ally JD(U) in many seats, Paswan tweeted that he was "proud" that his party did not bend down for power.
- Nov 10, 2020 07:36 PM IST
As the trends suggest, the LJP has succeeded in damaging prospects of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s JDU by cutting into its votes in at least 30 seats in Bihar elections 2020
- Nov 09, 2020 10:53 AM IST
A chat over drinks with a self-styled political pundit on potential reasons for Nitish Kumar's declining popularity
- Nov 03, 2020 07:53 AM IST
Bihar Election 2020 highlights: Polling is underway in 94 constituencies of Bihar assembly in the second phase of elections which will decide the electoral fate of more than 1,450 candidates.
- Oct 28, 2020 03:19 PM IST
An 18-year-old man was shot dead and many others injured in alleged police firing after clashes during the immersion of Goddess Durga in Munger on October 26