Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: Nitish Kumar

Fearing poaching, Congress MLAs head to Hyderabad ahead of trust vote in Bihar

MLAs of Congress reportedly flew to Hyderabad on Sunday, in an attempt to prevent poaching by the BJP-led NDA, ahead of the trust vote...

“Game has just begun,” says Tejashwi Yadav

"It seems we made a tired CM (Nitish Kumar) work. The game is not over yet," Tejashwi Yadav, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader, told reporters today.

Nitish takes oath as Bihar CM again, this time amid Jai Shri Ram slogans

Nitish Kumar took oath as NDA Chief Minister of the state, for the ninth time, at Raj Bhawan today. Two Deputy CMs from BJP Samrat Choudhary and Vijay Kumar Sinha, and six other ministers also took the oath today.

Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar CM, to form govt with BJP’s support soon

Speaking to reporters outside the Raj Bhavan, Nitish said that a new alliance will be formed. He added that things were “not working out” in the Opposition’s INDIA alliance and he decided to resign because things were not good.

Bihar Assembly passes bill to increase caste-based quota from 50% to 65%

The Bihar Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a bill to increase caste-based reservations in education and government jobs from 50% to 65%, crossing the ceiling set by the Supreme Court.

Worried over Opposition unity, BJP may go for early Lok Sabha elections: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar predicted on Friday that the Lok Sabha polls may be scheduled earlier than anticipated, citing the ruling BJP's apprehension regarding his efforts to unite the Opposition.