The CM holding meeting of party leaders and workers in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who earlier in the day welcomed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president and a former Patna resident Jagat Prakash Nadda at his official residence, predicted NDA would win more than 200 seats in Bihar in the state elections that is to be held in November.

Nitish Kumar welcoming JP Nadda on Saturday.

Patna: Ahead of the upcoming state elections in Bihar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Jagat Prakash Nadda, on his daylong visit to Patna on Saturday, met with Nitish Kumar in a sign of affirmation of the Chief Minister's candidacy who has been declared the face of the NDA in Bihar by top BJP leaders like Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

LJP chief Chirag Paswan and BJP leader Giriraj Singh.

Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan in Patna on Saturday offered advice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Begusarai Giriraj Singh to keep a check on his utterances that has in the past gotten the NDA in trouble both rhetorically and politically.

Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey (file photo).

Patna: Putting important issues like Patna fast becoming the murder and armed robbery capital of India on the backburner, Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey on Friday said that the police department would soon organize a special event in Patna in which 40 people will be honored for giving up drinking alcoholic drinks.

BJP leader and Bihary Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi (file photo).

Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who has dedicated the last five or six years of his political life targeting the members of the Lalu Prasad Yadav family, has now find a new punching bag in former Janata Dal-U leader Prashant Kumar who he continues to bash for speaking against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Registration of Citizens (NRC), the two BJP-sponsored law that has polarized the nation for the last several months.

Misa Bharti and Pappu Yadav.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Misa Bharti hit back at Pappu Yadav after the latter described Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Kanhaiya Kumar as a much bigger leader than Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejaswi Yadav saying unlike Tejaswi, who inherited the leadership from his father, Kanhaiya was a self-made man.

PM Narendra Modi at a litti-chokha stand at a Haat in Delhi.

New Delhi: Keeping the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar in mind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid an unannounced visit to the 'Hunar Haat' organized at Raj Path near India Gate in New Delhi where he was photographed relishing Bihar's famous 'litti-chokha' outside a Bihari food stall.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar advocating ban on alcohol in Delhi on Sunday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, speaking at a national convention on 'Alcohol-Free India' in Delhi on Sunday, expressed his conviction in prohibition policy saying it should be implemented throughout the nation for the benefit of the people.

BJP President JP Nadda and Begusarai MP Giriraj Singh.

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda will be coming to Patna on February 22 when he will address the party's state unit to strategize on the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar.

RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav (file photo).

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav, speaking to reporters in Delhi on Sunday, asked the Bihari voters to emulate their Delhi counterparts who, once again overwhelmingly rejected the divisive politics of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) giving Arvind Kejriwal his third consecutive term as the Chief Minister of Delhi.

BJP leader Rajiv Ranjan while joining BJP in 2015 (file photo).

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Ranjan, in the wake of the party's embarrassing defeat in the Delhi election where it lost to Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) 62-8, took a shot at party's favorite punching bag Rahul Gandhi saying the Congress leader was in love with Pakistan as displayed by him over and over again.

Chandrika Rai with his daughter Aishwarya Rai (file photo).

Patna: With his daughter's marriage to Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav on the rocks and their divorce almost a foregone conclusion, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Chandrika Rai on Thursday hinted of leaving the party and joining Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal-U ahead of this year's Bihar Assembly elections.

Congress women protesting in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: The women cell of Bihar Congress in Patna on Thursday staged a protest march against skyrocketing cooking gas cylinder prices saying the Modi-led government at the Center had failed to stick to its promise of keeping prices of essential items in check.

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