Lok Janshakti Party

  • Emissary row: Saraf says he did not carry any message from BJP 20-04-2014 02:33 PM

    Srinagar: Sanjay Saraf, who belongs to a party which is part of the NDA, on Sunday confirmed that he had met Syed Ali Shah Geelani but dismissed reports that he had carried any message from Narendra Modi to the hardline Hurriyat leader. Lok Janshakti Party National Youth President Saraf said...
  • LS polls: Ramvilas Paswan files nomination from Hajipur 15-04-2014 06:22 PM

    Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan filed his nomination from Hajipur Lok Sabha seat and launched a scathing attack on the Congress for 'humiliating' minority muslims. Hajipur(SC) will go to the polls on May 7 and Paswan will face sitting JD(U) MP Ramsundar Das and Sanjeev Prasad Tony of Congress...
  • LJP candidate warned husband of divorce if party didn't ally with BJP 01-04-2014 08:23 AM

    New Delhi: While there have been many instances of vitriolic and hate speeches during the election campaign, a statement by Lok Janshakti Party's Munger candidate Veena Devi forced even her political opponents to smile. During a street meeting in Munger in Bihar on Monday, Veena Devi, the wife of strongman...
  • Two JD(U) women legislators campaign for BJP, RJD 29-03-2014 10:05 PM

    Two women legislators from Bihar's ruling JD(U), one of them a former minister, are campaigning and seeking votes for the BJP and RJD candidates against the official party candidates. The two legislators are Renu Kumari Kushwaha and Poonam Yadav. Kushwaha, who resigned from the state cabinet of Chief Minister Nitish...
  • Bihar's 'Osama bin Laden' is now an untouchable 28-03-2014 06:52 PM

    A Muslim man whose uncanny resemblance to Osama bin Laden made him actively woo Muslim votes for Lalu Prasad and Ram Vilas Paswan years ago now feels shunned by everyone in Bihar. The times have changed, and Meraj Khalid Noor admits that no one wants him any more in their...
  • AAP fields cobbler against Ram Vilas Paswan's son 23-03-2014 05:16 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party has fielded a cobbler against Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan's son Chirag Paswan from the Jamui Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar, party leaders said on Sunday. Vinod Das, in his early 30s and a cobbler by profession, has been an active worker of the...
  • Congress slams Chaudhary Mehboob Ali Kaiser for quitting party for 'selfish' motive 12-03-2014 11:57 PM

    Congress on Wednesday alleged that senior party leader Chaudhary Mehboob Ali Kaiser joined Lok Janshakti Party merely for selfish motive to contest Khagaria parliamentary seat. "Kaiser displayed an opportunistic streak by quitting Congress to join the LJP and strengthen the hands of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi merely to fulfil...
  • Unhappy with alliance with RJD, former Bihar Congress chief joins LJP 12-03-2014 07:44 PM

    In a jolt to the Congress in Bihar, former state president Chaudhary Mehboob Ali Kaisar on Wednesday joined the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) of Ram Vilas Paswan. Kaisar was reportedly unhappy with the Congress alliance with the Rashtriya Janata Dal of Lalu Prasad for the Lok Sabha polls and had...
  • Bihar will vote for Modi, Nitish is finished: BJP's Nand Kishore Yadav 07-03-2014 05:37 PM

    Patna: Confident of an extremely good show in the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar, the Bharatiya Janata Party Legislative Party leader and Leader of Opposition in Vidhan Sabha, Nand Kishore Yadav, claimed that friend-turned-foe Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United (JDU) would be decimated and may even fail to...
  • Many more parties will join the NDA after LJP joined it: Narendra Modi 03-03-2014 09:18 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA is set to expand further, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said on Monday, and accused Congress of raising the bogey of secularism in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections. Addressing an election rally here, the Gujarat chief minister, who began his speech in...
  • Bihar: Modi to address rally in Muzaffarpur, share stage with Paswan 03-03-2014 08:55 AM

    Muzaffarpur: Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a rally in Muzaffarpur in Bihar on Monday. BJP's new ally Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan will also share the dais with Modi. "The BJP-LJP alliance will sweep all LS seats in Bihar. I will be attending...
  • LS polls: Paswan's LJP joins BJP, to contest from 7 seats in Bihar 27-02-2014 10:35 PM

    New Delhi: After days of negotiations, speculations, denials and meetings, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party is back to the NDA fold. At a joint press conference of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the LJP, BJP chief Rajnath Singh announced the alliance between the two parties for the 2014 Lok...
  • Senior BJP leaders meet Ram Vilas Paswan, alliance likely 27-02-2014 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: A BJP-LJP alliance is on the cards, senior leaders of both parties indicated on Thursday after a meeting. Senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party - Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Ravishankar Prasad and Shahnawaz Hussain - met Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan at his residence in Delhi....
  • Lone LJP MLA in Bihar resigns over BJP alliance 26-02-2014 10:33 PM

    Zakir Anwar, the Lok Janshakti Party's lone legislator in Bihar on Wednesday resigned from the party to protest the LJP's likely alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party for the Lok Sabha polls. "Yes, I have resigned from the LJP in protest," Anwar said. He said there was no moral ground...
  • Lone LJP MLA in Bihar Assembly Zakir Hussain Khan quits party 26-02-2014 06:25 PM

    Patna: In a major political development, Lok Janshakti Party MLA, Zakir Hussain Khan has resigned from the party. Khan who is the Vice President of Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP is also the only legislator from the party in Bihar Assembly. Khan's resignation comes at a time when his party chief...
  • LJP leaders meet in Delhi amid rumours of alliance with BJP 25-02-2014 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: Senior leaders of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) are meeting party president Ram Vilas Paswan in New Delhi on Tuesday. The meeting comes amidst reports that the party may ally with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the 2014 elections. LJP leader and Paswan's son Chirag, however,...
  • RJD split: Lalu cries conspiracy, Nitish denies role 25-02-2014 11:28 AM

    With a faction of his MLAs parting ways with the RJD, Lalu Prasad on Tuesday rushed to Patna to bring his house in order and blamed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for hatching a "conspiracy" to break his party. "Nitish hatched a conspiracy with the speaker to break my party. But,...
  • UPA or NDA: What will Paswan's next move be? 24-02-2014 10:17 AM

    Ram Vilas Paswan has kept the Congress on tenterhooks after his meeting with a BJP leader last week. Sources say it is a clever move to extract the best possible deal from the Congress. ...
  • Ramvilas Paswan thanks Nitish for praise, but says LJP will be with Congress 21-01-2014 07:38 AM

    Thanking Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his kind words, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Ramvilas Paswan on Monday said his party was with Congress and will go with its decision on alliance. "I thank Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the respect and kind words. We have been old friends,"...
  • AAP to pit cobbler or rickshaw puller against Paswan 19-01-2014 07:05 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will field a cobbler or rickshaw puller against Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan in the Lok Sabha election, a party leader said on Sunday. "The AAP has decided to field a 'common man' against Paswan. The candidate may be a hard-working cobbler...
  • 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...
  • Lok Janshakti Party welcomes SC granting bail to Lalu Prasad in fodder scam 14-12-2013 12:49 PM

    Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) o Friday welcomed the Supreme Court granting bail to RJD President Lalu Prasad. The LJP, in a resolution adopted at a meeting attended by its President Ramvilas Paswan here, expressed happiness over the RJD chief getting bail, a party release said. LJP has alliance with RJD...
  • 12 injured in clash between SP and LJP workers in Vijay nagar 26-07-2013 02:03 PM

    Twelve persons, including a Samajwadi Party leader, were injured when two groups allegedly clashed in Vijay Nagar area in Ghaziabad, police said. The clash occurred on Thursday when SP Majdoor Sabha leader Firoj Mohammad and his neighbour Dr Naeem, a member of Lok Janshakti Party, got into a heated argument...
  • Can Nitish Kumar succeed in Bihar on his own? 19-06-2013 11:49 PM

    The JD(U), under Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, on Wednesday won the trust vote in the state after 91 BJP MLAs staged a walkout. ...
  • In an easy win for Nitish Kumar, Cong backs JD(U), BJP walks out 19-06-2013 10:30 PM

    Patna: The Janata Dal (United), under Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, on Wednesday won the trust vote in the state after 91 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs staged a walkout. Since the split of the JD(U) and the BJP, Nitish has been unforgiving, and Wednesday was no different. Nitish launched...
  • Bihar: After by-poll victory, Lalu speaks of Cong-RJD-LJP alliance 05-06-2013 04:56 PM

    While speaking to CNN-IBN, Lalu Prasad said he was trying for an alliance with the Congress and the LJP in Bihar. ...
  • LJP to hold nationwide protest for SC reservations 21-04-2013 01:57 AM

    New Delhi: Accusing the government of being "apathetic" towards dalit issues, Lok Janshakti Party and Dalit Sena will hold a nationwide agitation in August 2013 to demand reservation for scheduled castes and OBCs in private jobs, judiciary and promotions. "We have decided to hold a nationwide agitation on August 9....
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