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Bihar bypoll: JD(U) up against RJD bid to consolidate Muslim-Yadav votes in Jokihat

Stating that the crowd at Nitish’s meeting at Udahat on May 24 was not impressive by his standards, Mohammed Mujeeb, who attended both meetings, said, “Tejashwi Yadav held a meeting at the same ven...

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Tejashwi Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar’s ‘U-turn’ on demonetisation benefits, says Bihar CM years behi...

Patna: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Sunday mocked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying the latter had supported demonetisation but was now questioning it, and soon he will describe demonetisat...

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Tejashwi Yadav takes on Nitish Kumar over u-turn on demonetisation, says `he is years behind`

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav has hit out at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the latter’s criticism of demonetisation, which was announced...

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Lalu`s daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai may contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections

If reports are to be believed, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tej Pratap Yadav’s wife Aishwarya Rai may contest in 2019 Lok Sabha elections for the party from Chhapra in Bihar. However, a decisi...

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Nitish Kumar has second thoughts on demonetisation; BJP rephrases his words

Read more about Nitish Kumar has second thoughts on demonetisation; BJP rephrases his words on Business Standard. Kumar, the JD(U) national president, had come out in support of the demonetisation ...

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For Jokihat By-Poll, A Challenge From Tejashwi Yadav To Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar deployed half his cabinet and all his political aides in this one assembly seat in east Bihar that votes next week. He figures the outcome in Jokihat will be seen as an indicator of hi...

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The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD- "National People's Party") is a political party in India, based in the state of Bihar. The party was founded in 1997 by Lalu Prasad Yadav. The party came about as a result of Lalu Prasad Yadav, ex-president of Janata Dal, being evicted by Sharad Yadav, the then president, on corruption charges ($250 million) over the farm support funds.