Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Jitan Ram Manjhi


Bihar: Former CM Manjhi’s convoy set on fire in Dumaria

May 26, 2016 2:28 pm

Manjhi was on his way to meet those agitating against Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Sudesh Paswan's murder, when his convoy’s pilot vehicle was set on fire.

Bapu backed toddy as natural drink: Manjhi

April 14, 2016 2:06 am

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar must not “take away a traditional profession” in his zeal to ban liquor, he said.

Jitan Ram Manjhi advised Nitish Kumar to 'quit' if he felt being undermined by someone

January 07, 2016 9:27 pm

"Rumours are rife in the media that Nitish Kumar is being undermined and not allowed to function independently. I too feel that though he holds the crown, somebody else is calling the shots," the former Chief Minister said.

‘Manjhi, Lalu meet’, spark talk of HAM(S)-BJP split

December 24, 2015 3:59 am

RJD national spokesperson Manoj Jha said: “Though I have no information about any meeting, only RJD president Lalu Prasad can decide over inclusion of any individual or party in the RJD fold.”

Jitan Ram Manjhi's son-in-law, grandson arrested in murder case

December 23, 2015 2:05 am

Manjhi's grandson Vikki Manjhi and his father Yogendra Manjhi were arrested and charged with the murder of Vikki's 25-year-old wife Soni Devi on Saturday last.

Jitan Ram Manjhi blames beef, quota, Pak comments for NDA's defeat in Bihar

November 10, 2015 4:29 am

Jitan Manjhi said Shah's statement that firecrackers will be burst in Pakistan if BJP lost Bihar was among such statements that "hurt" the alliance.

NDA allies Paswan, Kuswaha and Manjhi lose in Bihar, lose clout at Centre

November 08, 2015 5:03 pm

The bloodbath of the NDA allies on whom BJP was banking for its forward-backward winning combination, means that both Paswan and Kuswaha, will have reduced clout in the union government of which both are a part.

Mohan Bhagwat, VK Singh's remarks put NDA under pressure: Jitan Ram Manjhi

October 25, 2015 11:47 am

VK Singh's remark on the Dalit killings in Faridabad and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's stance on the need to revisit the reservation policy has made it hard for its allies to defend the BJP .

Bihar polls: In Jitan Ram Manjhi's constituency, a deep divide

October 17, 2015 1:00 am

The division reflects the new caste combination that emerged after Manjhi’s party aligned with the BJP.

Take money from my rival, vote for me... don’t accept liquor, may put you to sleep: Jitan Manhji

October 15, 2015 1:42 am

In last campaign for Speaker’s Imamganj, Manjhi tells crowd they will gain from his ‘closeness to PM’.


BJP finalises seat-sharing deal with allies for Bihar polls

September 14, 2015 5:11 pm

Following days of hard bargain, BJP on Monday (September 14) sealed a seat sharing pact for the Bihar assembly polls with its allies under which it will contest 160 of the 243 seats, while sparing 20 for Mahadalit leader Jitan Ram Manjhi's HAM(S), besides 40 for Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP.

Rumble in Bihar: Nitish takes his MLAs after Manjhi's rebellion

February 11, 2015 4:51 pm

Nitish camp is in Delhi to parade its MLAs before the President even as Patna HC stayed his election as leader of JD(U).