Rabri Devi

  • Non-bailable warrant against RJD candidate 21-04-2014 01:25 PM

    Patna: The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Chapra court has issued a non bailable warrant against Lok Sabha MP Prabhunath Singh, who is the RJD candidate from Maharajganj in Bihar. Two cases were lodged against Singh - one for disrupting the government officers on duty and second for making anti-national statements....
  • Lok Sabha Polls: Over 54 per cent turnout in Bihar 17-04-2014 07:35 AM

    Patna: Over 54 per cent polling, almost 15 per cent more than the previous election, was registered in seven Lok Sabha seats in Bihar on Thursday in the second phase in the state. Elections held for Munger, Nalanda, Patna Sahib, Patliputra, Arrah, Buxar and Jehanabad seats registered 54.04 at the...
  • Rabri declares assets of over Rs 6 crore including 65 cattle, a double barrel gun 13-04-2014 05:50 PM

    Forty-five cows, 20 calves and a double barrel gun with 50 cartridges are among the possessions of former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi who is contesting the Lok Sabha polls as a Rashtriya Janata Dal candidate from Saran constituency. According to the affidavit she submitted along with her nomination papers...
  • Rabri Devi and Misa Bharti, only mother-daughter duo in the fray 12-04-2014 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: We have more than half a dozen instances of father - son and husband - wife contesting in the Lok Sabha elections. But, we have only one instance of both mother and daughter contesting in the current Lok Sabha elections. Former Bihar chief minister and the RJD chief...
  • Sadhu Yadav not to contest against sister Rabri Devi 04-04-2014 10:56 PM

    Former MP Sadhu Yadav on Friday said he will not contest the Lok Sabha polls from Bihar's Saran constituency, where his sister and former chief minister Rabri Devi is fighting on an RJD ticket, but from the Maharajganj constituency instead. Anirudh Prasad Yadav alias Sadhu Yadav said he will contest...
  • Lalu, Rabri harsh on Sadhu Yadav; BJP trashes propping him 26-03-2014 03:34 PM

    RJD President Lalu Prasad and wife reacted bitterly to Anirudh Prasad alias Sadhu Yadav's announcement to challenge Rabri Devi as an Independent in Saran even as BJP on Wednesday rubbished propping him up for political gains. "We do not bother who is fighting from where," Prasad told reporters when asked...
  • LS polls: Sadhu Yadav to fight against sister Rabri Devi from Saran 25-03-2014 01:33 PM

    Sadhu Yadav, a controversial former MP, on Tuesday announced that he will contest the Lok Sabha polls from Saran seat, where his sister and former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi is in the fray as a RJD candidate. Sadhu, who is Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's brother-in-law, said...
  • Soothsayers, fortune tellers throng Lalu's residence to help him 'win' elections 13-03-2014 06:14 PM

    Astrologers, soothsayers and even occultists are thronging the residence of RJD president Lalu Prasad to bless him and help him "win" the elections. Sources said, the RJD chief has not invited them to his house at 10 Circular Road, but the saffron-robed tribe came being aware that Prasad and his...
  • After Ram Kripal quits RJD, Lalu fills pool with mud to save party 13-03-2014 01:09 PM

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad has turned to vaastu shastra ahead of the Lok Sabha polls to rid himself and his family of misfortune and ill-luck and to ensure good electoral performance of his party. With over a dozen of his senior party leaders, including a Rajya Sabha member, half a...
  • Rebel RJD leader Ram Kripal Yadav meets BJP chief Rajnath Singh 11-03-2014 12:14 PM

    New Delhi: Even as former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Ram Kripal Yadav hinted that he may soon join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the party put up a brave face saying his exit won't impact the party. "RJD is a strong party. Ram Kripal Yadav's exit won't impact our...
  • Lalu performs 'jaimal' with Rabri 08-03-2014 04:20 PM

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad has exchanged garlands with Rabri Devi publicly at an election meeting in a symbolic handover of his fortress Saran to his wife to contest the Lok Sabha elections. Speaking in Bhojpuri, Prasad at the meeting on Friday said since he married at an early age in...
  • Ram Kripal Yadav relents to Misa's request, says ready to fight polls 08-03-2014 12:13 AM

    Patna: After differences over ticket distribution, senior Rastriya Janata Dal Leader Ram Kripal Yadav has conveyed his willingness to accept Misa Bharti's offer of allowing him to contest from Pataliputra. "I heard that she said that they will let me contest from Pataliputra if I want to. I accept her...
  • Not giving senior leaders ticket for polls party's decision: Lalu 07-03-2014 09:27 PM

    Patna: Agreeing that senior members of the party did not get ticket to contest for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Lalu Yadav on Friday said that seat allocation is a collective decision of the party. "We accommodate as many youth and women as possible. I agree...
  • LS polls: Lalu releases list of 25 candidates, fields wife and daughter too 07-03-2014 12:33 AM

    RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Thursday decided to field his wife Rabri Devi and eldest daughter Misa Bharti from Saran and Pataliputra Lok Sabha seats respectively. In the first list of 25 candidates released on Thursday, Rabri Devi, a former chief minister, seeks to retain her husband's bastion in Saran...
  • A day after revolt, Lalu Prasad parades 9 MLAs, claims all is well in RJD 25-02-2014 02:59 PM

    Patna: A day after 13 of his MLAs announced that they were quitting his party, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad paraded nine of them at a press conference on Tuesday, vowing to launch an agitation against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who he accused of conspiring with the Assembly...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Lalu, Modi to go head to head in Muzaffarpur on March 3 11-02-2014 02:05 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is set to address a rally in Bihar's Muzaffarpur town on March 3, when RJD chief Lalu Prasad too will hold a big public meeting in the same town on the same day. A senior RJD leader close to the party chief said Lalu's...
  • Alliance picture will be clear in a couple of days: Rabri Devi 27-01-2014 06:11 PM

    As RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday met Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi in Delhi to discuss possible alliance in Bihar for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, former Chief Minister Rabri Devi on Mondaysaid the picture would be clear in "few days". "Koi takrahat nahin hain, kahin koi do mat...
  • 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...
  • Fodder scam: Lalu walks out of jail, says will fight communal forces 16-12-2013 01:56 PM

    Ranchi: Rashtriya Janata Dal chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad was released from the Ranchi prison on Monday after being granted bail by the Supreme Court in a fodder scam case. Lalu was welcomed by a huge crowd of RJD supporters outside the jail. Lalu thanked his well-wishers...
  • It's a respite for the party, says Rabri Devi 13-12-2013 11:05 PM

    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....
  • Rabri Devi welcomes bail to Lalu, says he's a victim of conspiracy 13-12-2013 12:08 PM

    Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad's wife and former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to grant bail to her husband saying she had full faith in judiciary. She continued to maintain that Lalu is innocent and wrongly convicted in the fodder scam case. Rabri Devi said...
  • RJD to continue supporting Congress: Rabri Devi 10-12-2013 10:17 AM

    RJD leader Rabri Devi on Monday had a word of comfort for Congress, under criticism over the severe drubbing in elections in four states, saying win and loss are part of politics and pledged to continue her party's support to the UPA. "Win and loss are part of politics," she...
  • Narendra Modi is Raavan and JDU is Kansa, says Rabri Devi 18-11-2013 12:47 PM

    Gaya: Ahead of Rashtriya Janata Dal's (RJD)'s Parivartan rally in Gaya on Monday, former CM Rabri Devi referred to Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as 'Raavan' and the ruling Janata Dal United (JDU) government in Bihar as 'Kansa'. Rabri Devi denied the possibility of any collaboration with...
  • Watch: Rabri Devi performs Chhath Puja in Patna without Lalu Prasad 09-11-2013 11:39 AM

    RJD leader Rabri Devi made her puja offerings in Patna without her husband and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav who is serving a 5-year jail term. ...
  • Ramvilas Paswan visits Rabri's house on Chhath 08-11-2013 12:25 AM

    Sharing camaraderie, Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday visited house of RJD leader Rabri Devi to exchange greetings on Chhath Puja. Accompanied by his son and LJP Parliamentary Board chief Chirag Paswan and younger brother Ramchandra Paswan, the party chief arrived at Rabri Devi's 10 Circular Road residence...
  • Lalu's absence in Chhath saddens Rabri 05-11-2013 05:17 PM

    Saddened by the absence of Lalu Prasad, former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi on Tuesday started preparation for Chhath festival and said she would miss her husband on this pious occasion. "His absence will be felt on this pious occasion of Chhath," Rabri Devi told reporters at her 10 Circular...
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  • Rabri Devi confident of alliance with Congress for 2014 general elections 22-10-2013 03:37 PM

    Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi said she is hopeful and confident that the Congress will join hands with her party RJD to strengthen secular alliance in the state for the 2014 general elections. "I am hopeful and confident that Congress will join hands with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) for...