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NDA, RJD-Cong line up candidates for three bypolls in Bihar

The RJD and Congress have been working together, even after disintegration of Grand Alliance following resignation of Nitish Kumar over graft charge against his then Deputy Tejaswi Yadav.

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JD (U) takes U-turn, fields nominee for Bihar bypoll

A week after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that his party wont contest on any of the seats in the ensuing bypolls, the JD (U) has fielded its candidate for the Jehanabad Assembly seat. The...

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BJP names candidates for three Lok Sabha by-elections in UP, Bihar

NEW DELHI: The BJP on Monday announced candidates for the by-elections to the Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur in Uttar Pradesh and Araira in Bihar, scheduled to be held on March 11. The pa...

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Bihar by-polls: BJP, Congress announce candidates for Bhabua and Araria seats

PATNA: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has announced the names of candidates who'll contest the by-polls from Bhabua and Araria Lok Sabha seats. BJP leader Rinky Pandey will contest from Bhabua se...

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Need to balance judiciary, executive: Lok Sabha Speaker

The judiciary and executive are “equally important” arms of a state, and a balance between them is “of high importance” in a democracy, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said in Patna on Saturday. ...

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Lok Sabha elections: Grand Alliance of RJD and Congress under strain

But then, all is not well in the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) either. The test will be in the by elections to one Lok Sabha seat (Araria) and two assembly seats (Jahanabad and Bhabua) due on 1...

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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.