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Mob kills police officer in Bihar’s Vaishali district

A police officer who was badly beaten by a mob succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday in Bihar's Vaishali district, police said. Ajit Kumar was...

Over a million migrants return to Bihar for Chhath

Bihar is witnessing the return of its natives in droves. A million migrants are back at their villages and towns over the past week...

Delhi and Bihar results prove that people are against crony capitalism

Saeed Naqvi The Bihar results are a milestone in Indian political history, of course, but they also link up with a worldwide phenomena: the crumbling...

After election mauling, HAM’s Bihar president quits politics

Shakuni Choudhary on Friday resigned as the Bihar president of HAM and quit politics after his party won only one seat in the assembly...

Sonia, Kejriwal, Mamta to attend Nitish’s oath taking

A number of leaders, including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee, will attend Bihar...

Two thirds of Bihar’s MLAs are crorepatis

Of the 243 newly elected Bihar legislative assembly members, 162 are crorepatis or multi-millionaires, an analysis said on Tuesday. "A total of 67 percent of...

BJP lost most seats where Modi addressed rallies

BJP candidates were defeated in most of the assembly seats in Bihar where Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed election rallies. But the Congress won all...

Bihar defeat will lead to upheaval in BJP: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena said on Monday that the BJP's rout in Bihar would cause an upheaval within that party and reiterated that the results "could...

BJP leaders’ negative statements went against NDA: Sharad Yadav

Negative statements from leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the RSS during the Bihar assembly election campaign went against the NDA, Janata Dal-United...

How ‘Sushasan babu’ turned around his own and Bihar’s fortunes

He graduated as an engineer but plunged into politics in the early 1970s. Sophisticated, soft-spoken and a teetotaller who detests tobacco, Janata Dal-United leader...

Twitter users troll BJP on mauling in Bihar

After an astonishing win for the Grand Alliance in the Bihar assembly elections on Sunday, tweeple did not step back from trolling Bharatiya Janata...

Patna HC acquits eight in fake encounter case

Citing lack of evidence, the Patna High Court on Wednesday acquitted eight people, among them two police officials, convicted of murdering three students in...

Bihar polls: Muslims, Yadavs will count in final round

The last of 57 assembly constituencies in Bihar go to the polls on Thursday in a sprawling region, home to a sizeable Muslim and...

India-Nepal border sealed for 5th phase of Bihar election

The Election Commission has ordered sealing of Bihar's border with Nepal ahead of the fifth and final phase of Bihar assembly elections on Thursday. A total...

Modi silent on Dadri to win Bihar elections, pitting one community...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is deliberately maintaining silence on incidents like Dadri lynching while his ministerial and party colleagues kept the issue "alive" merely...

Toughest fight for BJP in last phase of Bihar elections

The BJP is bracing for a stiff challenge when Bihar's Seemanchal region, where it lost all four Lok Sabha seats even amid the Modi...

Nepal Police kill an Indian during protests in Birgunj

Police in Nepal on Monday shot dead an Indian national during protests in the the country's Birgunj city close to the Indian border, officials...

Bihar Grand Alliance demands PM’s resignation

The Grand Alliance of JD-U, RJD and Congress on Saturday demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he lowered the dignity of...

Bihar elections: 53.20% polling in 3rd phase

The third of the five-phase Bihar assembly elections on Wednesday attracted 53.20 percent polling. A total of 14.5 million electorate voted in 50 constituencies across six districts. The last...

Rahul Gandhi says PM, not the poor, eating imported ‘dal’

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said prime minister Narendra Modi was consuming imported pulses while the poor couldn't due to its high price. While speaking over...