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Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)

Shikha Mukerjee | Nitish’s Bihar ‘coup’ to set off tremors across India

Nitish Kumar is the last of the politically active and physically robust survivors of the Mandal versus Kamandal war of the 1990s

12 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Political intrigue in Bihar as Tejaswi Yadav tries to woo Chirag Paswan

On Monday, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav expressed sympathy for Chirag Paswan

20 Oct 2020 1:55 PM

Tejaswi Yadav, Tej Pratap booked for murder of ex-RJD leader Shakti Malik

The murder occurred in Bihar’s Purnea district on Sunday.

06 Oct 2020 12:25 PM

RJD stalwart Raghuvansh Prasad Singh quits party, seeks forgiveness from Lalu Yadav

In June, he had stepped down from the post of the party’s national vice president over Tejashwi’s decision to induct his rival Rama Singh

10 Sep 2020 8:17 PM

RJD miffed with BJP-led Centre for not being invited for all-party meeting

Yadav said the RJD has been ignored despite being the largest party in the state Assembly with 80 seats and five MPs in Rajya Sabha.

19 Jun 2020 4:26 PM


PM Modi sidelines North East regional party MPs, leaves them out of all-party meet

The Tripura royal argued that China has a huge interest in the North East region.

19 Jun 2020 3:05 PM

'Undemocratic, unacceptable': Oppn on MHA's surveillance directive

Centre authorised select security, intelligence agencies for purposes of interception, monitoring, decryption any information in computer.

21 Dec 2018 4:55 PM

Tej Pratap Yadav meets with father, reaffirms decision to divorce wife

Emerging from the meeting, Yadav told reporters, 'I stand by my decision. A person can't live stiflingly (ghut ghut kar)'.

03 Nov 2018 8:22 PM

Bihar shelter home rapes: RJD calls for nationwide strike tomorrow

'RJD will hold strike to seek answers from CM Nitish Kumar on Muzaffarpur shelter home case and several other crimes,' said Tejashwi Yadav.

03 Aug 2018 9:47 AM

Opposition parties must set aside egos to tackle BJP in 2019 polls: Tejashwi Yadav

He added that in states such as UP and Bihar, the Rahul Gandhi-led party should let the largest opposition party sit in the

24 Jun 2018 2:11 PM


RJD bags Jokihat seat, Tejashwi Yadav calls it 'victory of Laluvaad'

The Jokihat bypoll defeat has come as a jolt to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who dumped RJD and Congress last year to join hands with BJP.

31 May 2018 2:13 PM

Top priority for basic amenities in areas with more SC, ST: Nitish Kumar

Kumar's statement came in the backdrop of a recent incident where stones were hurled at his cavalcade reportedly by a group of Dalits.

16 Jan 2018 6:17 PM

Lalu Prasad Yadav gets 3.5-yr jail in fodder scam

Eleven of them died and three turned approvers, while two other accused confessed and were convicted in 2006-07.

07 Jan 2018 6:27 AM

Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Prasad sentenced to 3.5 yrs in jail

CBI court that had convicted Lalu on Dec 23, also imposed a Rs 10 lakh fine on him for two cases in the scam.

06 Jan 2018 4:24 PM

Sharad Yadav to form a new party with Congress after Gujarat election

The announcement marks the formal separation between Yadav and Kumar,who had joined hands to oust Lalu Prasad-led RJD govt in Bihar in 2013.

27 Nov 2017 6:17 PM


RJD meet on Tejaswi Yadav a drama, all decisions taken by Lalu: BJP

Bihar BJP state chief also said that the CM's silence on the issue proves there are issues between the two parties.

10 Jul 2017 4:26 PM

Raids on Lalu Yadav: CBI acting as BJP's partners, says RJD

RJD slams BJP says the party has mastered the art of using CBI to deal with their political opposition.

07 Jul 2017 11:32 AM

Prez polls: Lalu Yadav says ‘Will meet Nitish, ask him not to back Kovind'

Lalu Yadav said he would continue to urge JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar to change his decision of supporting NDA’s Presidential candidate.

22 Jun 2017 8:30 PM

Presidential polls: RJD to wait till June 22 to decide on support for Kovind

RJD chief Lalu Yadav said his party will wait for the opposition meet on Thursday before making a final decision.

21 Jun 2017 7:05 PM

Benami assets case: Misa Bharti appears before I-T department

Misa Bharti, who appeared before department after it seized properties of Lalu Yadav’s kin, is being investigated at the Jhandewalan office.

21 Jun 2017 5:02 PM