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Nitish to address his first virtual rally on August 7

Nitish to address his first virtual rally on August 7

🕔18:43, 6.Jul 2020

Patna, July 6  Amid the coronavirus pandemic, all political parties are now holding virtual rallies and meetings ahead of the upcoming Bihar assembly polls this year. On August 7, Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar will

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Nitish visits AES-hit Muzaffarpur, toll rises to 107

Nitish visits AES-hit Muzaffarpur, toll rises to 107

🕔13:33, 18.Jun 2019

Patna, June 18  Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday visited Muzaffarpur district, where 107 children have died due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) so far. Nitish Kumar, accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, visited the state-run Sri

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Nitish appoints Prashant Kishor as JD-U Vice President

Nitish appoints Prashant Kishor as JD-U Vice President

🕔15:42, 16.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 16  Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal-United President Nitish Kumar on Tuesday named Prashant Kishor as the party Vice President, a month after the election strategist joined the party. “He (Kishor) has been appointed Vice President of

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Nitish Kumar welcomes Budget proposals on MSP, healthcare

Nitish Kumar welcomes Budget proposals on MSP, healthcare

🕔14:23, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  JD-U supremo and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday welcomed the Union Budget proposal of increasing the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of crops to 1.5 times of the input cost. He also congratulated Finance Minister

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Nitish to take oath at 10 a.m. on Thursday, RJD also stakes claim to form government

Nitish to take oath at 10 a.m. on Thursday, RJD also stakes claim to form government

🕔09:30, 27.Jul 2017

Patna, July 27  Less than a day after resigning as Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar would take oath at 10 a.m. on Thursday as the head of the government that would include BJP and its allies. Kumar met Governor Keshari

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Nitish orders free power connection to all

Nitish orders free power connection to all

🕔15:40, 27.Nov 2015

Patna, Nov 27  In a bid to keep up another election promise, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has directed officials to provide free electricity connection to everyone in Bihar by November 2017.Providing free electricity connection to all the households was one

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Nitish Kumar to launch signature drive over PM’s DNA remark

Nitish Kumar to launch signature drive over PM’s DNA remark

🕔13:44, 10.Aug 2015

Patna, Aug 10 A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi failed to comply with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s request to take back his “DNA” remark, the Janata Dal-United leader on Monday announced he would launch a ‘Shabdwapsi’ drive to

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Quake toll in Bihar now 51, Nitish orders rescue mission

Quake toll in Bihar now 51, Nitish orders rescue mission

🕔12:00, 27.Apr 2015

Patna, April 27  At least 51 people have died in the earthquake in Bihar that followed a massive temblor in Nepal, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said and asked his officials on Sunday to send a team to rescue people from

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Nitish Kumar sorry for quitting, says won’t repeat it

Nitish Kumar sorry for quitting, says won’t repeat it

🕔15:48, 20.Feb 2015

Patna, Feb 20  Senior JD-U leader Nitish Kumar, who may become the next Bihar chief minister after Jitan Ram Manjhi quit, Friday publicly apologised to the people for his mistake in having resigned last year. “I admit that I had

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Manjhi quits, claims threat to life

Manjhi quits, claims threat to life

🕔12:46, 20.Feb 2015

Patna, Feb 20  Embattled Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday dramatically resigned just ahead of a floor test, the move coming despite the BJP extending support to him. Manjhi said that he did not get respect as chief minister.

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Manjhi asked to prove majority Feb 20, court holds Nitish JD-U house leader

Manjhi asked to prove majority Feb 20, court holds Nitish JD-U house leader

🕔11:56, 13.Feb 2015

Patna/New Delhi, Feb 13  Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was Friday asked by Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi to prove his majority in the assembly on the first day of the budget session beginning Feb 20 – a step welcomed

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Bihar CM meets SC/ST officials

Bihar CM meets SC/ST officials

🕔13:12, 12.Jan 2015

Patna, Jan 12  Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi courted another controversy when he held a meeting with state government officials from the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. A source said Manjhi told the SC/ST officials to assert themselves to

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Bihar to double tax on tobacco products

Bihar to double tax on tobacco products

🕔13:02, 7.Nov 2014

Patna, Nov 7  Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi said Friday the tax on tobacco products would be doubled from 30 percent to 60 percent. “The Bihar government would increase tax on tobacco products to decrease their consumption that would

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Now, Bihar chief minister joins Facebook

Now, Bihar chief minister joins Facebook

🕔14:29, 27.Oct 2014

Patna, Oct 27  Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, who last week admitted that he is at sea when it comes to computers, has now joined Facebook, officials said Monday. Manjhi, 68, has activated his Facebook account on his android

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Bihar chief minister warns centre over Article 370

Bihar chief minister warns centre over Article 370

🕔15:37, 30.May 2014

Patna, May 30 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday warned the Narendra Modi-led central government against repealing Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir. “The Bharatiya Janata Party government should not touch Article 370 as it

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Manjhi wins trust vote in Bihar, says no rubber stamp

Manjhi wins trust vote in Bihar, says no rubber stamp

🕔10:07, 24.May 2014

Patna, May 24 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi won the trust vote in the assembly. Manjhi proved his majority after Nitish Kumar quit as Bihar chief minister Saturday following his party’s rout in the Lok Sabha polls. A 68-year-old

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Jitan Ram Manjhi sworn-in as Bihar’s new CM

Jitan Ram Manjhi sworn-in as Bihar’s new CM

🕔10:31, 21.May 2014

Patna, May 21  Jitan Ram Manjhi, a 68-year-old Mahadalit leader, was Tuesday sworn-in as the 23rd chief minister of Bihar. Manjhi along with 17 ministers took oath of office at a simple ceremony at Raj Bhavan here. “Governor D.Y. Patil,

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Newly elected Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Majhi with JD-U leader Nitish Kumar as they come out of Raj Bhawan in Patna.

Newly elected Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Majhi with JD-U leader Nitish Kumar as they come out of Raj Bhawan in Patna.

🕔12:22, 20.May 2014 Read Full Article