Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Bihar polls


BJP’s Bengal push: Less of Modi, ‘softer’ Hindutva

February 10, 2016 12:59 am

After Bihar rout, Prime Minister and Amit Shah will limit rallies in Bengal, BJP will target Mamata and seek to connect with Ramakrishna, Gaudiya missions

Decoding the ABC of 2015: Arhar to Bihar, Jumla to Maggi

December 29, 2015 12:13 am

Seema Chishti spells out the alphabet that coined a unique vocabulary for 2015 — and may define the agenda for 2016.

Bihar poll effect: Reach out to public, PMO tells ministries

November 29, 2015 3:29 am

The letter states that “more needs to be done” to devise an effective communication strategy that plays a vital role in disseminating information about the initiatives undertaken by the government.

Caring by the hour

November 19, 2015 12:00 am

Now that Bihar’s women have voted, what about their economic rights?

Political strategists become hot property after Bihar polls

November 15, 2015 3:35 pm

There are reports that Kishor might not immediately decide on taking up a new role as expectations from him have reached sky-high after the success he has tasted in Bihar.

Across the aisle: The ethos of India wins the election

November 15, 2015 12:00 am

What was eloquence in 2014 sounded like empty rhetoric in 2015. What were considered credible promises in 2014 appeared to be just chunavi jumla (election theatrics) in 2015.

Bihar polls: Pappu Yadav apologises for 'undignified' claims of quitting politics

November 14, 2015 1:58 am

Talking about his future course of action, Pappu Yadav said he would try to enact role of a true opposition to Nitish-Lalu government in Bihar.

BJP moves to quell unrest as more MPs speak out

November 14, 2015 1:33 am

However, the tension continued to simmer with Gadkari’s Cabinet colleague M Venkaiah Naidu suggesting that the veterans could have raised their concerns within the party.

No Proof Required - Bihar elections: what happened and why

November 14, 2015 12:00 am

It was a lousy campaign. The BJP, Narendra Modi and Amit Shah ignore this reality at their peril.

The Urdu Press: The Bihar way

November 13, 2015 12:00 am

The daily Inquilab, in its editorial, writes: “We have full confidence that the movement of secularism that has started in Bihar will spread all over the country."


Polling ends in Bihar, all eyes on November 8 results

November 05, 2015 5:31 pm

Bihar Elections: In the last phase of polling, a total of 1,55,43,594 voters decided the fate of 827 candidates. 55.90 per cent polling recorded till 4 pm.

Modi invokes 1984 anti-Sikh riots as he campaigns in Bihar

November 02, 2015 6:05 pm

Narendra Modi on Monday (November 2) raked up the 1984 anti-Sikh riots saying it should hang its head in shame for the carnage instead of doing the “drama” of lecturing the NDA government.

Bihar polls: 2nd phase voting ends in Naxal-hit districts

October 16, 2015 5:10 pm

Amid tight security cover, polling began this morning in the second phase of the Bihar Assembly elections, spanning 32 constituencies spread over six Naxal-hit districts.

Nitish Kumar to be CM candidate for Bihar polls

June 08, 2015 4:44 pm

Nitish Kumar will be the Chief Ministerial candidate of the JD(U)-RJD combine in Bihar.