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National priorities likely to guide BJP’s ties with JD(U)

BJP-JDU equation in Bihar is likely to be informed by the former’s national priorities in which Nitish Kumar remains a valuable partner, particularly at a time when BJP’s two traditional allies, Shiv Sena and Akali Dal, have walked out of NDA for various reasons. Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s good chemistry with Prime Minister Narendra […]

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View: This election revealed Tejashwi Yadav as a rising star of Bihar politics

What happens in Bihar doesn’t just stay in Bihar but reverberates across the BIMARU political landscape and in New Delhi. The results defied exit polls but were consistent with popular expectations that, despite his fading star, Nitish Kumar would likely pull through helped by the alliance with the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s personal […]

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Newly elected NDA MLAs to meet on Nov 15 to choose Nitish Kumar as their leader

Patna: A joint meeting of the NDA legislature party will be held on Sunday where Nitish Kumar will be elected as its leader. This was decided a meeting of the leaders of the four NDA constituents in Bihar–the JD(U), BJP, HAM and Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) at the residence of Chief Minister Kumar on Friday. […]

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View: Victory of hope and aspiration, favouring tried and tested development model

By Ravi Shankar Prasad After 15 years, the voters of Bihar have chosen to trust the NDA government once again. One can debate about the closeness of the fight. The crucial fact remains that the NDA, whose four components are BJP, JD(U), HAM of Jitan Ram Manjhi, and VIP of Mukesh Sahni, have received an […]

Budget 2020

India’s economy stable, all sectors looking up, says PM Modi

At a virtual global investor round table, Modi invites investments for ‘returns with reliability’ Pitching India’s resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic as a signal of its inherent strengths, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India’s economy has been stable and all sectors are now looking up, as he invited global money managers looking for […]

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Coronavirus Updates: Delhi reports 7,830 new cases and 83 deaths – The Economic Times

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Wrap Up: All you need to know about the news that matter Third spike in COVID-19 cases has come now in Delhi: ICMR Mumbai reports 535 COVID-19 cases, 1,057 recoveries; 19 die Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine “very promising” but cold chain issues – WHO Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 51.1 […]

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First time since border standoff, Modi, Xi on one platform

Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Updated: November 10, 2020 9:18:32 am PM Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to participate in a virtual interaction at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit Tuesday. (PTI file photo) THE STAGE is set for the first encounter between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and […]

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Aadhaar enrollment drive for students began in Assam’s Hailakandi district

GUWAHATI: What is expected to provide impetus to Aadhaar enrolment in Assam, Aadhaar enrolment drive for students began in Hailakandi district on Monday. The Aadhaar enrolment for students was launched ceremonially by Additional Deputy Commissioner (Education), RK Dam at a programme organised by Axom Sarba Siksha Abhiyaan, Hailakandi at the Block Elementary Education Office. ADC […]