Nitish Kumar after taking as oath as Bihar CM
Those who came to power in 2014, will they be victorious in 2024? I would like all (opposition) to be united for 2024. I am not a contender for any such post (on PM post): Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
Rajshri Yadav on husband Tejashwi becoming deputy CM of Bihar
Tejashwi Yadav's wife Rajshri thanks everyone after oath taking ceremony.
#WATCH | Family of Bihar's Dy CM, Tejashwi Yadav reacts after oath ceremony.— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
"I thank everyone," says his wife Rajshri
"It's good for people of Bihar, I thank them. All are happy," says mother-ex CM Rabri Devi
"We have come to power to work," says his brother Tej Pratap Yadav pic.twitter.com/9e1OvvXYPH
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar Sworn In As Bihar CM For 8th Time
Nitish Kumar has been sworn in as Bihar CM for eighth time.
Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM for 8th time, after he announced a new "grand alliance" with Tejashwi Yadav's RJD & other opposition parties pic.twitter.com/btHWJURsul— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
Bihar Political Crisis: Tejashwi Yadav Reaches Raj Bhavan
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav has reached the Raj Bhavan for the swearing in ceremony.
Patna | RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav arrives at Raj Bhawan, likely to be sworn in as Bihar Deputy CM pic.twitter.com/UIyWvOKJxR— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar's Swearing In Shortly
Nitish Kumar will take oath as Bihar Chief Minister at Raj Bhavan in Patna shortly.
Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar CM at Raj Bhawan in Patna, shortly— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
This is not the oath-taking ceremony of just two persons, but of Bihar. History has taken a new turn today: RJD MP Manoj Kumar Jha pic.twitter.com/Uif0n6Qt17
Bihar Political Crisis: 2020 Mandate Was For PM Modi, Says Sushil Modi
In 2020, we got votes in name of Narendra Modi. Had we received votes in your (Nitish Kumar) name we would've crossed 150-175 and you wouldn't have won just 43. When it seemed situation isn't good, Narendra Modi did 3-4 rallies in one day. 2020 mandate was for Narendra Modi, says BJP leader Sushil Modi.
Bihar Political Crisis: Did BJP Anticipate Nitish Kumar's Exit From NDA?
JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar on Tuesday ended his alliance with the BJP for second time in eight years, paving the way for the Rashtriya Janata Dal-led Mahagathbandhan to form the government in Bihar ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Click here to read more.
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar Calls On Lalu Prasad Yadav
Nitish Kumar today called Lalu Prasad Yadav and briefed him on all the political developments ahead of his oath-taking ceremony. Lalu Prasad Yadav congratulated him and appreciated his decision, reports ANI.
Bihar Political Crisis: Tejashwi Yadav To Play Key Role In Mahagathbandhan 2.0, Says Prashant Kishor
Tejashwi Yadav is the leader of the single largest party in Bihar, and probably he will play a major role in running this new formation. The people will be able to see how he functions in this new government, says poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Bihar Political Crisis: Hope JD(U)-RJD Alliances Survives, Says Prashant Kishor
People of Bihar will expect that this new formation (JD-U and RJD) lasts, and its priorities should be in sync with people's aspirations. What needs to be seen is whether or not the new government will function better than the previous government, says poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Bihar Political Crisis: Political Instability Going On Since Last 10 Years, Says Prashant Kishor
This era of political instability has been ongoing for the past 10 years, and this is in that direction. Nitish Kumar is the main actor, catalyst... As a citizen of Bihar, you can only expect that he stands firm on the formation he has now built, says poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Bihar Political Crisis: 6th Attempt To Form Govt Since 2013, Says Prashant Kishor
I see what's happening now in the context of the era of political instability in Bihar. Since 2013-14, this is the 6th attempt to form government in Bihar. Formations are changed when one's political or administrative expectations are not fulfilled, says poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Bihar Political Crisis: Hope Political Stability Returns To Now, Says Prashant Kishor
I hope political stability returns to Bihar now. Nitish Kumar has said that he is starting a new chapter. I hope he fulfills the aspirations of the people of Bihar, says poll strategist Prashant Kishor.
Bhima Koregaon Case: Accused P Varavara Rao Gets Bail
The Supreme Court has granted regular bail to activist and poet Dr P Varavara Rao, an accused in the 2018 Bhima Koregaon violence case, on medical grounds. It ordered him not to leave the jurisdiction of the concerned trial court without the permission of the trial court. It also said that he shall not misuse his liberty and he shall not be in touch with any witnesses.
Bihar Political Crisis: BJP Stages Protest Against Nitish's Exit From NDA
BJP workers in Patna today launched an agitation against Nitish Kumar over his exit from the NDA.
#WATCH | Bharatiya Janata Party leaders in Patna raise slogans of 'Nitish Kumar murdabad' after he broke alliance with the party, and formed a 'Mahagathbandhan' for a new government#Bihar pic.twitter.com/TkhIpEjiXl— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish's Decision Was Well-Thought Out, Says His Ex-Deputy
In 2017 Nitish Kumar said RJD trying to break JD(U). Yesterday, he said BJP trying to break his party. His decision to split from BJP was well-thought out. If a leader acts as per his own personal ambitions, Bihar will give a befitting reply, says BJP leader and former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tarkishore Prasad.
Bihar Political Crisis: Going With RJD Is Betrayal Of People's Mandate, Says Union Minister
In the 1974 agitation (Bihar movement), youth sacrificed their lives - Nitish Kumar betrayed their blood by forging an alliance with Congress and RJD. What does it mean to compromise with 15-year-long terror and anarchy? Going with RJD and Tejashwi Yadav is a betrayal to the people and mandate of Bihar, to the ideologies of Lohia-JP-George. Going with Congress-RJD proves that Nitish Kumar does everything just to be in power, says MoS Home Nityanand Rai.
Bihar Political Crisis: Tej Pratap Yadav Shows Victory Sign
Ahead of Nitish Kumar and Tejashwi Yadav's swearing in, RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav was seen showing a victory sign at his residence in Patna.
Bihar | RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav shows a victory sign at his residence in Patna.— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
Nitish Kumar will take oath as Bihar CM today - for the 8th time. RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav is likely to be the Deputy CM of the state. #Bihar_Politics pic.twitter.com/kLDa9odcXu
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Biological E's Corbevax booster has been approved by Government of India for Covaxin and Covishield beneficiaries above 18 years of age, reports ANI.
Bihar Political Crisis: Awareness Against PM Modi Is Spreading, Says RJD
More than 10 lakh people would be employed... There is a flicker of hope for the people who have been concerned about the growing communalism. Awareness against PM Modi is spreading among the people of the country, says RJD national general secretary Shyam Rajak.
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar Sided With Corruption, Says BJP
Nitish Kumar has been a non-Congress leader. His politics is around non-Congressism. Is that finished? Compromise with corruption and non-Congressism! Nitish Kumar sided with corruption amd Congressism. Congratulations. People will give a reply in Lok Sabha and aseembly polls, says BJP MP Ravi Shankar Prasad.
Just In: Akali Dal MLA Bikram Singh Majithia Gets Bail
Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted bail to Shiromani Akali Dal MLA Bikram Singh Majithia in connection with a case registered against him under the NDPS Act in December 2021. He is currently lodged in Patiala Central Jail.
Rahul Gandhi's Visit To Rajasthan's Alwar Cancelled
Congress Lok Sabha MP Rahul Gandhi's visit to Rajasthan's Alwar has been cancelled. He was scheduled to attend the party's 'Netratv Sankalp Shivir' there today.
Bihar Political Crisis: Congress To Get 4 Ministerial Berth In New Govt
Congress will likely get four ministerial berths in the new government in Bihar as JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar snapped ties with the BJP and joined hands with the RJD and its allies, reports PTI.
India Reports 16,047 New COVID-19 Cases
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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Tests COVID-19 Positive
Tested positive for covid (again!) today. Will be isolating at home and following all protocols, tweets Congress' Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Bihar Political Crisis: Margaret Alva Reacts As Nitish Kumar Dumps BJP
Bihar’s political realignment is a result of the BJP’s obsession with first destabilising then devouring regional parties, to grab their space for itself. Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Telangana, Bengal, Jharkhand - the same game plan is in play. Only a united Opposition can stop this, tweets Margaret Alva.
World Biofuel Day: PM Modi To Dedicate 2G Ethanol Plant In Panipat To Nation
On World Biofuel Day, PM Modi will dedicate the 2nd generation (2G) Ethanol Plant in Panipat, Haryana to the nation on Wednesday at 4:30 pm via video conferencing. According to PMO, the dedication of the plant is part of a long series of steps taken by the government over the years to boost the production and usage of biofuels in the country.
Did Shiv Sena Split Force Nitish Kumar To Break Ties With The BJP?
Nitish Kumar, once considered to be a trusted ally of the BJP, parted his ways with the NDA on Tuesday, ending the current phase of the alliance that lasted for five year. This is the second time in less than eight years when the JD(U) supremo has ended his alliance with the BJP. Click here to read more.
Encounter Underway In J-K's Budgam
The security forces have trapped terrorists of proscribed terror outfit The Resistance Front (TRF)/Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in the ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam. Officials said that terrorist Lateef Rather, who was involved in several civilian killings including Rahul Bhat and Amreen Bhat is also trapped.
Bihar Political Crisis: Tejashwi Yadav To Get Home Department
According to multiple media reports, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will be alloted the Home Department of Bihar. This department has mostly stayed with Nitish Kumar since he became the Chief Minister of Bihar.
Bihar Political Crisis: Tejashwi Yadav To Be Nitish Kumar's Deputy
RJD leader and Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejashwi Yadav will be the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar.
Bihar Political Crisis: Nitish Kumar To Be Sworn In As Bihar CM Today
JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar today, a day after he ended his alliance with the BJP. The oath-taking ceremony will take place at Raj Bhavan at 2 pm.
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Breaking News, Latest Updates, Highlights Of August 10
Wed, 10 Aug 2022 07:17 PM IST
In today's 'Breaking News, Latest Updates', we at Jagran English will focus on the Bihar political crisis. Today, Janata Dal (United) supremo Nitish Kumar will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar, a day after he broke ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Meanwhile, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejashwi Yadav will be sworn in as his deputy. The oath-taking ceremony will take place at Raj Bhavan at 2 pm.