Lalu Prasad Yadav

  • Watch: Cyrus's spoof on RJD Chief Lalu Prasad August 31, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on the possibility of forming an antiBJP "secular" front as former Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and RJD Chief Lalu Prasad meet. ...
  • BJP showed its real character, says Lalu Prasad Yadav June 20, 2014

    Former Railway minister Lalu Prasad Yadav attacked Narendra Modi government for the price hike in railways. He said that the BJP has showed its real character. Prasad also said that the price hike was completely unjustified. ...
  • It's a respite for the party, says Rabri Devi December 14, 2013

    Rabri Devi said that the Supreme court's decision to grant bail to her husband and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad has come as a respite. Lalu was lodged in Birsa Munda jail in Ranchi after he has been convicted in the fodder scam case and sentenced to five years....
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 22, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • Lalu's arrest a strong message to political parties, says Jagdambika Pal October 3, 2013

    Congress leader Jagdambika Pal expressed his views over RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav being sentenced to five years imprisonment saying the arrest of a prominent figure such as the RJD chief has sent a strong signal to all Political Parties. Political figures such as JDU leader Sabir Ali and BJP leader...
  • We will take our fight to higher court: Rabri on Lalu's jail term October 3, 2013

    RJD chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad's wife Rabri Devi came out in support for the former saying that the CBI court has not done justice to the RJD leader. The court has sentenced Lalu to five years in jail and a fine of Rs 25 lakh in...
  • Land Bill's sanctity has been diluted: Lalu August 29, 2013

    RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav said that the sanctity of the Land Bill has been diluted and urged the government to give a prompt answer. The Land Acquisition Bill was on Thursday tabled in the Lok Sabha amidst chaos with the opposition parties demanding a statement from Prime Minister Manmohan...
  • Request all parties to support the candidature of Pranab: Lalu June 15, 2012

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad said that the President of India should be unanimously elected. ...
  • Army Chief frustrated, wants to contest polls: Lalu March 28, 2012

    RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Tuesday criticised Army Chief General VK Singh for creating unnecessary controversy. ...
  • Third Front is impossible: Lalu Prasad Yadav March 12, 2012

    RJD chief Laloo Prasad Yadav has dismissed the talks of possible midterm polls as speculation. ...
  • I am not a contract killer of Lokpal Bill: Lalu December 30, 2011

    I am opposed to provisions of Lokpal Bill which are against minorities, RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav said. ...
  • BJP wants to divide the country: Lalu December 27, 2011

    RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav said that the government's Lokpal Bill is an attack on the federal structure of the country. ...
  • Ramdev is a front for RSS' activities: Lalu June 6, 2011

    Former Bihar Chief Minister, Lalu Prasad Yadav takes a strong stand on Baba Ramdev. ...
  • Lalu slams Baba, maintains supremacy of Parliament June 6, 2011

    RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav spoke against Baba Ramdev's protest saying that he had advised Baba not to start the fast and also that in a democracy, supremacy of Parliament is supreme. ...
  • TWTW: The week of Nitish, Bihar and Lalu December 21, 2010

    Cyrus tickles your funny bones with his story on the Bihar elections, talking of the triumphant Nitish Kumar and the defeated Lalu Prasad Yadav. ...
  • Rahul doesn't know about India, says Lalu October 18, 2010

    With 3 days to go for the first phase of polls in Bihar, the RJD chief came out all guns blazing against Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. ...
  • I'm bold like my father: Lalu's son September 24, 2010

    Just ahead of Bihar elections, RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejaswi Yadav was officially introduced to politics. ...
  • Mulayam, Lalu opposed to women's reservation Bill March 7, 2010

    On the eve of women's bill going to be passed in Rajya Sabha, UPA seems to be certain of writing history but its the Hindi heartland leaders which are isolated at the moment. ...
  • Watch: Govt's white paper on Railways ready December 18, 2009

    The suspense around the white paper on railways ends on Friday. White paper is likely to focus on hidden charges in tatkal fares during previous railway minister, Lalu Prasad's tenure. And is also likely to question his claims of a 90,000 crore profit. ...
  • Kings & Queens: Lalu, king of the Yadavs April 7, 2009

    Laluism is all about easing tensions and winning enemies. ...
  • I have no relation with the Third Front: Lalu Yadav March 23, 2009

    Congress wants to expand their organisational base in Bihar and not defeat BJP RJD will contest at the 3 seats Aurangabad, Sasaram, Madhubani. MANMOHAN is our choice for prime minister When Sonia was attacked because she is a foreigner, no one from the Congress party supported her. I said that she...
  • From IIM to Harvard, Lalu is the best manager February 14, 2009

    His economic sense and simple thinking is now part of management study material. ...
  • Rail Budget: Lalu sets the house on laughter February 13, 2009

    The opposition may be making the expected noises, but Lalu Prasad had them laughing in the benches on Friday. Here are a few of the lighter moments in this rail budget presentation. ...
  • Bihar under water, politicians not above bickering September 1, 2008

    Even as Kosi breach continues to wreak havoc in Bihar, politicians are busy playing the blame game. It's a full blown Nitish Kumar versus Lalu Yadav war that's happening in Bihar now. The Railways Minister, who was was touring the floodaffected areas, tried to score some political points with his...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Cyrus gets talking to Lalu March 3, 2008

    Cyrus Broacha gets talking to the affable Railway Minister to find out more about the Railway Budget. ...
  • Does Lalunomics make good politics? February 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Lalu Yadav had something for all classes. However, what does this mean to his larger political goals. The question is whether Lalunomics makes good politics. Train is like a cow. The more you milk it, the better the yield, says Lalu. Most questions to Lalu get similar answers. It is...
  • Here's how Lalu, Rabri Devi are celebrating Chhath November 17, 2007

    The Chhath, a threeday festival in which prayers are offered to the Sun God, is being celebrated in Bihar. We now see how Railway minister Lalu Prasad and Rabri Devi are going about the celebrations....
  • Can Indians have a good laugh at themselves? November 17, 2007

    New Delhi: According to a recent survey conducted by MTV Indians are among the happiest people in the world. Heres a look at whether the happy Indians have a good sense of humour to match as well or not. Most Indians kick start their day in a healthy way by practising...