Janata Dal-United (JD-U)

Behind The Scene: How Nitish’s Call To Sonia Set The Ball Rolling

PATNA: It was on Wednesday that Nitish Kumar took oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the eighth time. But sources told The New Indian that the decision to snap ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in one of the most important states in the Hindi heartland started in June this year.   […]

Was Never In Race For PM Post: Nitish Kumar

PATNA: Setting aside speculations of him being a contender for the top post, Bihar Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Friday reiterated that he has no Prime Ministerial ambitions. CM Kumar also hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for their comments on the return of jungleraaj in the state.  CM Kumar further said that those who […]

Nitish 8.0: Appeasement Begins With Tejashwi In Tow, Urdu Teacher Hiring Ordered; Sanskrit Ruled Out

  PATNA: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned the Bihar government’s decision to seek vacancies for Urdu teachers while ignoring the vacancies for Sanskrit teachers in the state. The day Nitish Kumar took oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the eighth time, the director of the primary education department asked for the […]

Nitish Cabinet May Have Over 35 Ministers

PATNA: The new Cabinet of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is likely to have over 35 ministers, and the announcement is to be made soon. Earlier in the day, Kumar said that we will soon have Cabinet expansion and portfolios will be decided. According to Grand Alliance sources, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) will get 14 ministers […]

PM Should Worry About 2024 LS Polls: Nitish

PATNA: After being sworn in as Chief Minister for the eight-time, Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) should worry about its prospects in the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. While speaking to media outside Raj Bhawan shortly after taking oath as Chief Minister, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader said, “He (Narendra […]