Patna: After losing his legal battle to keep his government-provided bungalow on 5 Deshratna Marg in Patna, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav on Wednesday vacated the sprawling home and shifted into equally large home located on 1 Polo Road.
Patna: Former Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi is once again feeling slighted by his political allies who do not reckon he deserves a bigger slice of the pie knowing he literally is a one-man party with most of his senior leaders already jumping the ship and joining hand with either Congress or Janata Dal – U just months ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.
Patna: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, speaking at a function in Patna on Saturday, pooh-poohed any allegation of corruption against Narendra Modi saying opposition leaders could say a lot of things about the Prime Minister but no one could say he was corrupt or was abusing his power to enrich himself.
Patna: Continue to reel with one political setback after another, largely due to some self-inflicted wound, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha, facing arrest in a case involving disturbing peace and inciting violence during his rally in Patna on February 2, surrendered in the Kotwali police station on Saturday in the presence of hundreds of his supporters.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at a function in Patna on Friday in honor of veteran socialist leader George Fernandes who died on January 29 at the age of 88, announced his decision to set up a life size statue of the former Defense Minister in Muzaffarpur that sent him to the Lok Sabha multiple times between 1977 and 1991.
Patna: Despite several incomplete projects that never took off from the ground beyond their much-hyped media event, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday laid yet another foundation stone of a proposed 106-bed ‘super-specialty’ eye hospital in Rajendra Nagar and a new trauma center at the Jaya Prakash Narayan Hospital in Rajvanshi Nagar in Patna.
Patna: Now that Upendra Kushwaha is not a part of the NDA and has joined hands with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Congress, and other allies in the Grand Alliance in Bihar, he is targeting the state government by accusing it of conspiring to get him killed due to his ‘ever-growing popularity’ among the voters.