Jai Prakash

  • Congress legislators demand Muslim face for North East Delhi seat 11-03-2014 12:17 AM

    New Delhi: Five Delhi Congress legislators on Monday met party general secretary Shakeel Ahmed to demand that a Muslim candidate be fielded from the capital's North East constituency for the Lok Sabha polls. They also sought a change of face in the North West district, represented by union Women and...
  • Over 1,000 prisoners claim they have completed jail term, go on strike for release 03-02-2014 03:40 PM

    Over a thousand prisoners went on strike in different jails of Jharkhand on Monday demanding their release, with some also on hunger strike.Around 700 prisoners are sitting on strike in Jai Prakash Narayan Central Jail, 200 in Garwah jail and 140 in Medininagar jail. The prisoners, most of them lifers,...
  • Will write a book to expose those who conspired to frame me in fodder scam: Lalu 16-01-2014 02:30 PM

    Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad plans to write a book to expose his rivals. "I have decided to write a book to expose those who conspired to frame me in fodder scam and sent me to jail," Lalu Prasad told media persons. "My book will also reveal a few...
  • Lalu Prasad Yadav: Student leader to railway minister 03-10-2013 06:45 PM

    "Get back on track," Lalu Prasad joked in the Lok Sabha when a fellow MP once complained that interruptions were making him lose his train of thought during a noisy debate. After being consumed by the Fodder scam on Thursday, the question being asked is will Prasad's own humourous advice...
  • SC issues notice to Centre and Uttarakhand government over fair distribution of aid and compensation to people 13-09-2013 05:54 PM

    The Supreme Court, on Friday, issued notice to the Centre and Uttarakhand government on a PIL seeking fair distribution of aid and compensation to people affected in natural disaster in the state. A bench of justices A K Patnaik and J S Khehar sought response from the governments and tagged...
  • Will personally monitor welfare schemes: Minister 17-08-2013 09:41 AM

    Jharkhand Minister Jai Prakash Bhai Patel on Friday assured people that he would personally monitor all the welfare schemes allotted to Hazaribagh district. "I will monitor effective implementation of all the poverty alleviation Centrally sponsored schemes in the district as the people are facing problems in getting essential commodities," the...
  • MCD neck-deep in debt: Congress 06-04-2012 02:27 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday alleged grave irregularities in MCD, saying that the financial position of the corporation is very bad and it is neck deep in debt. "The financial position of the corporation is very bad. It has not been managed for the five years. There is a...
  • BSP MP, over 15 other block heads join SP 11-02-2012 04:53 PM

    Lucknow: BSP Rajya Sabha MP Jai Prakash Rawat along with over 15 other supporters on Saturday joined Samajwadi Party in Hardoi. Rawat, his wife Jyoti, a district panchayat chairman, and over 15 block heads joined SP in presence of party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav at a public meeting in Harpalpur....
  • Newsmaker of the day: Kuldeep Bishnoi 17-10-2011 10:59 PM

    The HJC candidate Kuldeep Bishnoi with the backing of BJP bagged the Hisar Parliamentary constituency by-election. ...
  • Results out: Cong on the mat after by-polls rout 17-10-2011 08:28 PM

    New Delhi: A severe drubbing for the Congress in Hisar and two other losses in Assembly bypolls, Khadakvasala in Maharashtra and Banswada in Andhra Pradesh. The party is continuing to put up a brave face, dismissing suggestions that Team Anna which campaigned against the party played any role in the...
  • HJC's Bishnoi wins, Cong loses deposit in Hisar 17-10-2011 02:27 PM

    Hisar: Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress (Bhajan Lal) won the Hisar Lok Sabha by-elections defeating his nearest rival Ajay Singh Chautala of the Indian National Lok Dal by 6323 votes. Bishnoi was also supported by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Congress candidate Jai Prakash was a distant third...
  • Bishnoi set to win Hisar by-poll, Cong third 17-10-2011 10:51 AM

    Hisar: All eyes are on Hisar in Haryana where the results for the by-polls for the Lok Sabha seat will be announced on Monday. Stakes are high for both the Congress and Team Anna, which had given a call to not vote for the ruling party candidate. Kuldeep Bishnoi of...
  • No impact of Anna campaign on Hisar: Jai Prakash 17-10-2011 09:21 AM

    Hisar: A three-time MP from Hisar, Jai Prakash, who is the Congress candidate in the current by-poll in the constituency, on Monday ruled out an impact of Team Anna's campaign against the party. As the counting for the seat kicked off, the Congress candidate said, "There will be no effect...
  • Hisar by-polls: The contenders 17-10-2011 08:42 AM

    Hisar: The results for the Hisar by-polls for the Lok Sabha seat will be announced on Monday. It remains to be seen whether Team Anna's campaign against the Congress will be effective. The candidates in the fray: Jai Prakash of the Congress is a three-time MP from Hisar. He finished...
  • Emergency was good for India: Lalu 25-04-2007 03:16 PM

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