SHARAD YADAV

  • Sharad Yadav regrets remarks on Smriti Irani, says has a lot of respect March 18, 2015

    After much controversy, Rajya Sabha member Sharad Yadav on Wednesday expressed regret over his retort to Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani. The issue was raised by Leader of House Arun Jaitley, who asked Yadav to clarify on his remarks reported in the newspapers while these have been expunged from...
  • News 360: United Opposition marches against Land Acquisition Amendment Bill March 17, 2015

    High drama was witnessed on the streets of the national capital as Opposition parties unitedly undertook a protest march against the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill on Tuesday. MPs from 14 opposition parties marched from Parliament to Rashtraparti Bhavan. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 16, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor March 16, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Middleman in AgustaWestland chopper scam spent crores on travel of IAF officials March 16, 2015

    Two former Indian Air Force officers received favours from middleman Christain Michel in the multi-crore AgustaWestalnd VVIP chopper deal scam case. The two officers, who have already retired from the IAF, have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 13, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob. ...
  • News 360: India summons Pakistan Envoy over 26/11 attacks prime accused Lakhvi's release March 13, 2015

    India on Friday summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit after Islamabad High Court ordered the release of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. ...
  • New CM for Bihar: Has Nitish played caste card? May 19, 2014

    Badly mauled in the Lok Sabha electoral slugfest by Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party and facing the prospects of a massive rebellion in his own party, Nitish Kumar decided to go for broke. A few hours after Lok Sabha results started pouring in, it became clear that a massive BJP...
  • Nitish to reconsider his resignation, decision likely on Monday May 18, 2014

    The political upheavel triggered by the resignation of Nitish Kumar from the post of Bihar Chief Minister continued on Sunday with thousands of Janata Dal United workers protesting against his decision and demanding that he continue in his post. ...
  • BJP should look at its track record before attacking EC: Sharad Yadav May 10, 2014

    JDU chief Sharad Yadav on Saturday criticised the BJP for attacking the Election Commission over the denial of permission for a rally by Narendra Modi. He said the BJP unnecessarily inflated the issue. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Sharad Yadav's total assets valued at Rs 3.8 crore April 25, 2014

    Senior JDU leader Sharad Yadav contesting from Madhepura has cash reserves of Rs 85,000. His investments and bank deposits are valued at Rs 50.4 lakh. He and his wife has jewellery worth Rs 15.6 lakh. Yadav has properties in Madhepura, Hoshangabad, Gurgaon and Delhi valued at Rs 3.2 crores....
  • NK Singh was never a true JDU leader: Sharad Yadav March 22, 2014

    JDU launched a scathing attack on former revenue secretary NK Singh after he left the party and joined the BJP. Party leader Sharad Yadav said, "NK Singh was never a true JDU leader." ...
  • Third Front will defeat Congress: Sharad Yadav March 3, 2014

    JDU President Sharad Yadav is confident that the newly formed Third Front will defeat Congress in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. He says, "We have made a front of 11 parties, we will strengthen it to the extent of defeating Congress." ...
  • Chinese do not adhere to LAC, says Sharad Yadav September 6, 2013

    Janata Dal United leader Sharad Yadav said the Chinese do not adhere to the Line of Actual Control. He said, "The incursions have been happening since China captured Tibet. The report is alarming." The remarks came in the backdrop of reports of Chinese incursion on Thursday. ...
  • Coal Minister changed statement on missing coal files: JDU September 4, 2013

    JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said that Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has changed his statements on missing coal files. ...
  • Why isn't the government arresting 'fraud' Asaram, asks Sharad Yadav August 31, 2013

    With the delay in the arrest of self-styled godman Asaram, the JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav questioned the government for being soft on him and allowing him to roam free. "He will use all tactics against everyone who is speaking against him. All this is happening because the government is not...
  • Mahabodhi temple blasts: Bihar govt will answer all questions, says Sharad Yadav July 7, 2013

    JD(U) President Sharad Yadav said the Bihar government will answer all questions on the terror attack on Mahabodhi temple. He said at present our aim is to search the premises thoroughly and arrest whoever is responsible for the blasts. ...
  • Sharad Pawar condemns BJPJD(U) workers clash June 18, 2013

    JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav has condemned the clash that took place between his party and the BJP workers in Patna. "We have gone our separate ways. We can't walk together. What's the point of fighting? They can do the bandh if they want," he said. ...
  • Life and times of Nitish Kumar June 17, 2013

    Over the last few months, Nitish Kumar had given enough hints that elevation of Gujarat CM Narendra Modi was not acceptable to him. ...
  • BJPJD(U) war of words: Nitish says BJP disrespects elders June 17, 2013

    Just 24 hours after the JD(U)BJP split, both the parties are washing their dirty linen in public. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar accused the BJP of showing disrespect towards its elders. ...
  • RJD will thrash both BJP, JD(U) in next polls: Lalu June 16, 2013

    Taking a jibe at both BJP and JD(U) which split on Sunday, RJD chief Lalu Prasad said, "These two parties will now starting fighting with each other on the streets, the people will take note of this. We were given votes in the Maharajgunj bypolls. We will trash both these...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Sagarika Ghose June 16, 2013

    The JD(U) brought the curtains down on its 17yearold alliance with the BJP on Sunday over the elevation of a man who it thinks poses serious threat to its 'basic principles', denting the NDA ahead of 2014 Lok Sabha polls. ...
  • BJP has always followed coalition dharma: Sushil Modi June 16, 2013

    Reacting sharply to the JD(U)'s decision of splitting from the BJP, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said, "BJP has always followed coalition dharma and it had a big role in major policy decision processes in Bihar." ...
  • Is Modi polarising those within and outside the BJP? June 16, 2013

    The 17yearold BJPJD(U) association ended on a bitter note on Sunday, but not before the JD(U) made it apparent that it decided to break away from the alliance when Narendra Modi was elevated to the BJP's poll panel chief post. ...
  • Had JD(U) taken the decision in 2010, BJP wouldn't have got that many seats in Bihar: Digvijaya June 16, 2013

    Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh also said that the Third Front has never been successful. ...
  • Nitish must quit, no need to dissolve the Bihar Assembly: BJP June 16, 2013

    Sushil Kumar Modi said that the BJP will organise a Bihar bandh on Monday to protest against the 'betrayal' of the JD(U). ...
  • Nitish Kumar: The man who dethroned Lalu Prasad June 16, 2013

    Over the last few months, Nitish Kumar had given enough hints that elevation of Gujarat CM Narendra Modi was not acceptable to him. ...
  • Is the BJP united on the question of Modi for PM? June 16, 2013

    The 17yearold BJPJD(U) association ended on a bitter note on Sunday. Over the last few months, Nitish Kumar had given enough hints that elevation of Narendra Modi was not acceptable to him. ...
  • Watch: JD(U) conference in which it announced split from BJP June 16, 2013

    The 17yearold BJPJD(U) association ended on a bitter note on Sunday. The decision was taken at a Janata Dal United meet, which was called at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's residence in Patna. All senior JD(U) leaders, including party president Sharad Yadav, attended the meeting. ...
  • Bihar: JD(U)BJP's 17 years alliance to break? June 16, 2013

    The JD(U)BJP alliance in Bihar looks set for a bitter divorce on Sunday. A formal announcement is likely to be made later in the day. Top JD(U) leadership held a meeting at 12.30 pm to decide on their split with the BJP....