‘Hollow Party’: Nitish Kumar’s latest attack on Narendra Modi’s BJP

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
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Patna:  Nitish Kumar has added to his list of many epithets for former partner the BJP, the term “hollow party.” He has based his assessment on a BJP leader’s clarification that no Bihar Police officer had advised the party to cancel its rally held soon after a series of blasts rocked Patna last month. Mr […]

No SPG, but major upgrade in Narendra Modi’s security after Patna blasts

Friday, November 1st, 2013

New Delhi :Narendra Modi has not been given Special Protection Group (SPG) cover by the Centre, but the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate will now get special security similar to the kind given to the Prime Minister and some other VIPs. After the serial blasts in Patna last weekend just before Mr Modi’s ‘Hunkar rally’, the […]

Left, secular parties’ bid to form third front

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

New Delhi : Led by the Left, at least 14 non-Congress secular parties came together at a joint convention on Wednesday and made a fresh bid to forge a front to fight the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party, ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. Though most of the leaders, except Bihar Chief Minister Nitish […]

Nitish meets PM, seeks Rs 12000 cr as drought relief

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar yesterday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here and sought Rs 12,000 crore in central help to tackle drought situation in the state.Bihar has declared 33 districts out of 38 as drought affected in the state. “We met the PM and apprised him of the prevailing drought situation in […]