Tag Archives: Nitish

Bihar Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha Resigns Ahead Of Nitish Kumar’s Floor Test

Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha announced his resignation on the floor of the House Patna: Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha announced his resignation on the floor of the House today after an emotionally charged speech in which he expressed anguish over the no-confidence motion moved against him by the ruling ‘Mahagathbandhan’ (grand alliance).… Read More »

Nitish Kumar, Mahagathbandhan, Tejashwi Yadav, Bihar Grand Alliance, Nitish Kumar’s Majority Test Today, 2 Weeks After Bihar Reversal

The Bihar Grand Alliance has a combined strength of 163 (File) Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who parted ways with the BJP and formed a government with the Rashtriya Janata Dal and other parties, including Congress earlier this month, will prove his majority in the state Assembly today. Here are the top 10 latest… Read More »

31 Ministers To Join Nitish Kumar’s Cabinet, Most From Lalu Yadav’s Party

Nitish Kumar and his deputy – RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav – took oath on August 10. Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will expand his two-member cabinet today, with the biggest chunk of seats going to alliance partner Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), sources have said. Here are the top 5 latest updates on this big story… Read More »

Nitish Kumar Denies PM Ambitions, Again

New Delhi: Days after causing a massive political storm by walking out with his party’s ruling alliance with the BJP in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar again said Prime Ministerial ambitions are not on his mind right now. Talking to reporters in the national capital today, Mr Kumar said he will try to unite Opposition… Read More »

Amit Shah Did Speak To Nitish Kumar To Save Alliance, BJP’s Tarkishore Prasad To NDTV

Amit Shah spoke with Nitish Kumar, but couldn’t change his mind, a BJP leader said Patna: The BJP tried every bit to save the alliance with Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal (United) before the cracks became so wide that mending them became impossible, former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tarkishore Prasad told NDTV today. Yesterday, sources had… Read More »

Nitish Kumar’s Oath Today, Day After Ally Changed In Swift Bihar Reversal

Tejashwi Yadav will serve as Deputy Chief Minister and take oath along with Nitish Kumar Patna: Nitish Kumar will take oath as Chief Minister of Bihar today at 2 pm, after he ditched the BJP on Tuesday and announced a new “Grand Alliance” which includes Tejashwi Yadav and other Opposition parties. Here are the 10… Read More »

Nitish Kumar Expresses Gratitude To Sonia Gandhi For Support: Report

After resigning, Nitish Kumar said he submitted a list of 164 MLAs to the governor. New Delhi: JD(U)’s Nitish Kumar spoke with Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and expressed his gratitude to them for supporting him after he broke ties with the BJP, Congress sources said on Tuesday. The sources also said the… Read More »

Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar And Tejashwi Yadav’s Agreement: Who Gets What

Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar will be Chief Minister with Tejashwi Yadav as Deputy, sources said. Patna: As they get ready to make a bid to form a new government together, Nitish Kumar, who will resign as Chief Minister of the current Bihar government today, and Tejashwi Yadav, the 32-year-old Opposition leader, have worked out… Read More »