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  • JD-U calls new Cong President a new avatar of dynasty politics

    Patna: The Janata Dal-United (JD-U), an ally of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Bihar, on Saturday described the new Congress President Rahul Gandhi as “Vanshvad Ka Naya Avatar” (new incarnation of dynasty politics) and said there is hardly anything new about it.

  • Centre has failed to control cow vigilantes: Sharad Yadav

    New Delhi: Janata Dal United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said lynching of a dairy farmer by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan was “unfortunate” and criticised the Centre for failing to control the menace. “Government is unable to control cow vigilantes as again one Ummar (Khan) has been killed in Alwar while transporting cows and calves,” Sharad Yadav said in his tweet.   He said it is “unfortunate that such incidents are increasing” and

  • All decisions by Nitish invalid, says JD-U Sharad faction

    New Delhi: The Janata Dal-United faction led by veteran leader Sharad Yadav has declared invalid all decisions taken by Nitish Kumar as JD-U president, terming his election to the post as technically invalid.

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav living inglorious days because of family: JD(U)

    New Delhi/Patna: With the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) summoning Lalu Prasad Yadav and his son and former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, the Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) on Friday said that the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief’s family has brought inglorious days for him.

  • Bihar Road Rage Case: JD-U MLC’s son Rocky Yadav convicted

    Gaya: Suspended Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Manorama Devi’s son Rocky Yadav, and three others have been pronounced guilty by a sessions court here in connection with the Gaya road rage case.

  • Sharad Yadav faction to approach EC over JD-U symbol

    Patna: The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) faction led by Sharad Yadav is to approach the Election Commission to stake claim over the party symbol ‘arrow’, a party leader said.

  • Nitish Kumar-led JD-U faction joins BJP-led NDA

    Patna: The JD-U faction led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday joined the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the party’s national executive meeting here.

  • Nitish Kumar belongs to BJP-United, not JD(U): Ghulam Nabi Azad

    New Delhi: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday launched a scathing attack at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and said he does not belong to the Janata Dal (United ) (JD(U)), but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) (United).

  • JD(U) in crisis mode: 21 members close to Sharad Yadav suspended

    Patna : Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal-United JD(U) on Monday suspended 21 members, including former minister Ramai Ram, for six years on charges of anti-party activities. The suspended members are accused of supporting rebel leader Sharad Yadav, who has opposed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s decision to tie up with the BJP.

  • JD-U not just Nitish’s party, is mine too: Sharad Yadav

    Patna: Senior JD-U leader Sharad Yadav on Saturday hit out at current JD-U president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying the party is not Kumar’s alone but belonged to him too.

  • History will not forgive Nitish for going against mandate: Ali Anwar

    New Delhi: Suspended Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Ali Anwar on Saturday said that history will not forgive Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for going against the mandate of the people of Bihar, which was given in favour of the grand alliance. Anwar accused Nitish of sacrificing the nation for saving his government. “You (Nitish Kumar) sacrificed the nation to stay in power. History will not forgive. We will go across the

  • Akhilesh Yadav fires a sardonic salvo on Bihar political upheaval

    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday fired sardonic salvo on Bihar’s political upheaval, where senior Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar has severed ties with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and is ready to form next government with his former ally- the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).

  • Nitish Kumar to meet Rahul Gandhi on today evening

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is likely to meet Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday evening as well as attend a farewell dinner for outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee, JD-U sources said.

  • JD(U) to take call on Tejashwi in next meeting

    Patna : The future of the grand alliance in Bihar is likely to see a major turn in the coming days after the Janata Dal (United) party leaders led by party president and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar decided to meet after four days to decide on the fate of Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav who is facing a CBI inquiry for alleged corruption.