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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...

Shatrughan Sinha complains being ill-treated by BJP top brass in Bihar...

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday accused the party leadership of sidelining him in the assembly elections in Bihar, and urged them to see...

BJP releases video of Nitish Kumar visiting tantrik

A video clip showing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visiting a tantrik to seek his blessings was released by the BJP on Saturday. The video...

100s of trees cut down for Modi’s rally in Bihar

Hundreds of trees have been cut down, chopped off and uprooted to make space for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally for the BJP-led NDA...

Jailed Bihar MLA Anant Singh booked for threatening police officer

Anant Singh, a Bihar MLA who is contesting the state assembly polls from behind the bars, was booked on Friday for threatening a police officer,...

General VK Singh ko chullu bhar paani mein doob jaana chahiye:...

General VK Singh's comments making light of the murder of two dalit children in Haryana is fast becoming a big election issue in Bihar....

‘ Sampradaikta vadh’ this Durga puja will send clear message to...

Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Yadav on Tuesday called on people of Bihar to celebrate Durga Puja this year by ending communalism and defeating...

Bihar polls 3rd phase: 27% candidates with criminal record

Around 27 percent of candidates in the third phase of Bihar assembly elections have a criminal record, a report by a think tank said...

Development is ‘mukhauta’ for BJP: Nitish

The development plank was a "mukhauta" (mask) for the BJP and its real agenda was communalism, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said. The Janata...

Why is central government’s agricultural ministry behaving like Ostrich on farmers’...

If the union agriculture ministry is to be believed, not a single farmer's suicide was registered in Bihar and Rajasthan in the past 15...

Defying Maoists, four million vote in Bihar

Defying Maoist threats, millions voted on Friday in the second round of Bihar's staggered assembly elections that has pitted a BJP-led combine against Chief...

Bihar polls, Voters queue up to cast ballot

Voters queued up at many polling stations in Bihar hours before the start of the second phase of assembly election on Friday, though women...

Sushil Modi refuses to wear Muslim cap at Bihar rally

BJP leader Sushil Modi on Wednesday refused to wear a Muslim skull cap offered by a woman member of the party's ally Hindustani Awami...