Dec 06, 2020 03:53 PM IST
Political circles had indicated that Kushwaha may merge his Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) with the ruling Janata Dal (United), and he would subsequently be inducted into the state cabinet as a member of the legislative council.
- Sep 26, 2020 03:18 PM IST
RLSP president Upendra Kushwaha seems to have lost his charm before emerging on the political horizon of Bihar due largely to his frequent switchovers and inept handling of the political situation.
- May 17, 2019 02:25 PM IST
Most Danapur residents are unhappy with both Misa and sitting MP Ram Kripal Yadav, particularly for failing to check periodic floods
- Mar 22, 2019 05:28 PM IST
Sharad Yadav had floated his own party in May last year after breaking off from the parent Janata Dal (United), led by Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
- Dec 26, 2018 09:27 PM IST
"It has been long since I had submitted the charter of demands to the state government," he said
- Dec 20, 2018 05:07 PM IST
Kushwaha's Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RSLP), which was earlier a member of the NDA, had won 2 seats in the 2015 Assembly elections in Bihar
- Dec 20, 2018 01:55 PM IST
The former Union minister's joining the UPA is likely to give a boost to the formation of a grand alliance in Bihar to counter the NDA combine of Bhartiya Janata Party-Janata Dal(U)-Lok Janshakti Party.
- Dec 19, 2018 10:30 PM IST
A senior Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader said talks between his party and the UPA constituents are almost final and an announcement by Kushwaha on joining it is likely to be made at a press conference on Thursday.
- Dec 11, 2018 02:48 PM IST
Kushwaha had severed his ties with the BJP and tendered his resignation accusing the Prime Minister of reducing the cabinet to a "rubber stamp", "betraying" backward classes and giving Bihar only "jumlas".
- Dec 10, 2018 03:36 PM IST
Kushwaha announced his resignation this morning, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi failed to fulfil aspirations of the people and he was "dejected" and "betrayed" by his leadership.
- Dec 10, 2018 03:33 PM IST
The meeting with Rahul Gandhi could possibly result in RLSP joining hands with the Mahagathbandhan in Bihar that includes Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress.
- Dec 06, 2018 07:46 PM IST
RLSP sources had hinted on December 5 that the party was likely to sever ties with the NDA government and a formal announcement would be made on December 6.
- Dec 05, 2018 11:04 PM IST
The leader said on condition of anonymity that Kushwaha is also likely to put in his papers as union minister.
- Nov 25, 2018 07:15 PM IST
The Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief on November 25 sought the prime minister's intervention to resolve the seat-sharing issue in Bihar NDA.
- Nov 22, 2018 08:35 PM IST
He declined to comment on queries of journalists, who approached him at the airport where he boarded a flight to New Delhi, regardimg fate of the seat-sharing after he publically declined the BJP offer of "unrespectable" number of seats to his party Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) in Bihar.
- Nov 01, 2018 10:09 AM IST
Kushwaha claimed that during one of their interactions, Nitish had told him that after being in power for 15 years, he does not want to continue any longer
- Sep 24, 2018 08:34 PM IST
"When we think it necessary, we will speak to you (media) about it (alliance and seat-sharing)," Kushwaha told reporters at his party officer.
- Sep 24, 2018 05:19 PM IST
Kushwaha, an erstwhile confidant of Nitish Kumar, had floated the RLSP after quitting JD(U) in 2013.
- Aug 31, 2018 06:06 PM IST
A section of media had recently reported that an arrangement had been made between the BJP and its allies for the 2019 elections.
- Jul 26, 2018 08:48 AM IST
In an interview to a news channel here, Kushwaha said Kumar had served as chief minister for close to 15 years and the time had come for him to consider "giving somebody else a chance".
- May 21, 2018 07:58 AM IST
According to the Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development, the appointments to the higher judiciary are done in "opaqueness" and not in a democratic manner.
- Feb 11, 2018 04:49 PM IST
During the initial phase, schools will be equipped with "smart boards" and the Central Advisory Board of Education has given its approval for it during a recent meeting, the minister said.
- Oct 16, 2017 08:46 AM IST
The Centre would provide all possible help and assistance to Bihar government in bringing substantial improvement in education sector in the state, the Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development said at his party's much publicised "Shiksha Sudhar Sankalp Mahasammelan" at Gandhi Maidan here.
- Sep 23, 2017 06:30 PM IST
Union minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha said the CBSE has issued guidelines to schools to check any irregularity following the killing of a class II boy inside a toilet of a private school in Gurugram recently.
- Mar 31, 2016 02:20 PM IST
Worldwide Achievers organised the Asia Education Summit & Awards 2016 association with India Today ...