Patna: Former political opponents, in their zeal to undermine the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gathered at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday under the banner of 'Swabhiman Rally' where they took turns to criticize Modi and his government at the Center with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar once again likening him to Hitler who was responsible for killing more than six million Jews in the pre-Second World War Germany.
Patna: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, appearing with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Sunday, continued to take shots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of failing on all fronts and concerned only with 'show-baazi' (grandstanding).
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who is supporting Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal – U leader Nitish Kumar in his attempt to short-circuit the possible return of the NDA in Bihar, at the Swabhiman Rally at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday, dismissed the allegations of the return of Jungle Raj in Bihar saying there never was a Jungle Raj in the state though there certainly was a 'Mangal Raj' in Bihar during the 15 years of the RJD rule.
Patna: Rebel Janata Dal – U leader Renu Kushwaha, a former minister in the Nitish cabinet, along with Sunil Kumar, a JD-U legislator from Biharsharif in Nalanda district, and Braj Kishore Singh (Rashtriya Janata Dal) resigned from her party and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of senior party leaders.
Patna: Central Urban Development Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Venkaiyah Naidu, while laying the foundation stone of the proposed Jaya Prakash Bhawan in Patna on Friday, said that the people of Bihar would reject the 'unholy and immoral' alliance of Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad Yadav in the coming Assembly polls.
Patna: The musical chair of the top law enforcement officials in Bihar continued to play out on Thursday night as the Nitish administration, third time in as many months, ordered mass transfers of District Magistrates, Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs), and Superintendents of Police (SP) to gain advantage in the upcoming Assembly polls.
Patna: Former Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) President Jitan Ram Manjhi, speaking at the convention of the party's youth wing at Vidyapati Bhawan in Patna on Friday, slammed his predecessor and successor Nitish Kumar saying the Chief Minister was hobnobbing with his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal just to cover his own maligned image and failures.
Patna: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the latest ally of his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar, speaking at a seminar on good governance organized by the Bihar Prashashnik Sudhar Mission in Patna on Thursday, like Kumar, maintained relentless attack on their common enemy Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying the NDA government, a year into the power, had failed and the 'Modi Magic' was all but gone.
Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, on the day when Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was playing host to his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal in an attempt to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi jointly, slammed the latter for his ever-changing stance on various political issues.
Patna: Janata Dal – U state President Vashisht Narayan Singh and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) state President Ramchandra Purvey, along with other party leaders, paid a visit to the Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Wednesday to review preparation for the upcoming 'Swabhiman Rally' jointly sponsored by the JD-U, RJD, and Congress.