Bihar Bjp

  • Assembly polls: Race in Bihar BJP for chief minister candidate July 23, 2014

    Much ahead of the 2015 assembly polls in Bihar, several BJP leaders have staked claim to being nominated as the chief ministerial candidate. "There are many in the BJP, who are lobbying to be named as chief ministerial candidate for the next assembly polls," a BJP leader said. If an alliance of...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Differences in Bihar BJP over alliance with Paswan's LJP March 4, 2014

    Patna: Not all is well within the Bihar BJP after it cemented alliance with Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party ahead of Lok Sabha elections. Some senior Bihar BJP leaders - Dr CP Thakur, Giriraj Singh and Ashwani Kumar Choubey and MP Kirti Azad - are apparently against the tie-up...
  • Name Modi as PM candidate for 2014 polls, demands Bihar BJP August 17, 2013

    Gaya: The Bihar unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday adopted a resolution asking the party Central Parliamentary Board to announce Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the BJP's prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha election. The resolution, moved by former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar...
  • Declare Narendra Modi as PM candidate: Bihar BJP to Central Parliamentary Board August 17, 2013

    Bihar BJP on Saturday adopted a resolution asking the party Central Parliamentary Board to announce Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as party's prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. At the end of two-day state executive committee meeting of BJP in Gaya, former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi...
  • Hit by dissidence in Bihar, BJP alleges Nitish Kumar trying to split the party July 21, 2013

    Patna: Just a month after the Janata Dal (United) broke its ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party, cracks are visible within the Bihar unit of the BJP. Four BJP MLAs, of whom one has been suspended, have revolted against former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi alleging about his...
  • Gujarat polls will decide Modi's fate: Bihar BJP October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The outcome of the Gujarat elections could seal Chief Minister Narendra Modi's fate in the race to become the NDA's prime ministerial candidate, the BJP's Bihar unit chief CP Thakur said on Monday. Thakur said that Modi could be a frontrunner if he got a thumping majority in...
  • Journalist held in Bihar BJP MLA murder case January 6, 2011

    Purnia: The editor of a local weekly, which had first reported the sexual harassment complaint of Rupam Pathak who stabbed to death in full public view BJP MLA Kishore Keshari, was on Thursday arrested after an FIR was lodged against him and the woman. Keshari's nephew Sudip Keshari lodged an...