Patna: The mortal remains of rifle-man Akhilesh Kumar Pandey of 23 Assam Rifles who gave his life in the line of duty in Manipur last Sunday arrived at Patna Airport on Tuesday where senior army officials paid floral tribute to the martyr amidst a guard of honor for the Bhojpur native.
Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday held Chief Minister Nitish Kumar accountable for rise in crime in Bihar saying despite his continuous denial, Bihar had slipped into Jungle Raj II as was evident by the recent murders and abductions of politicians, journalists, and businessmen.
Patna: Stunned by its party MP's tirade against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Sunday issued a show-cause notice to Mohammed Taslimuddin who on Saturday had said that the Janata Dal – U leader was not fit to be elected the Mukhia of a Panchayat let alone the Chief Minister of Bihar.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav on Sunday inaugurated the new building of the Bihar Administrative Services saying it was his mother and former Chief Minister of Bihar who had laid down the foundation stone of the future premises and here he was inaugurating the finished building.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, referring to the recent outbursts by some Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, said that it was clear that there was rift within the Grand Alliance that will split before it completes its first term.
Patna: With a murder in Gaya involving a Janata Dal – U MLC and another in Siwan involving a journalist with fingers pointing to jailed former MP Mohammed Shahabuddin, even Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders, the supposed allies of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, have started to question the CM's leadership while asking for his resignation.
Patna: In a major setback for Janata Dal – U leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, all of his candidates in three separate state Assembly polls lost their bid while also losing their security deposit as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wrestled Assam from Congress sending a strong signal across the nation that the report of the demise of the saffron party was greatly exaggerated.