Rebel JD-U leader Sharad Yadav (file photo).

Patna: Disgruntled Janata Dal – U leader Sharad Yadav got yet another step closer towards losing his Rajya Sabha membership and his near-certain expulsion from the party when he, at a meeting of his supporters and anti-Nitish forces in Delhi on Sunday, 'removed' Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as the party President and 'replaced' him with Gujarat party leader Chhotu Bhai Vasawa as JD-U's acting President.

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RJD leader Mohammed Taslimuddin (file photo).

Chennai: Senior Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and Member of Parliament from Araria Mohammed Taslimuddin passed away at the Apollo Hospital in Chennai on Sunday afternoon after a brief illness at the age of 74.

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JD-U spokesperson Neeraj Kumar holding a press conference in Patna.

Patna: Reacting to Rabri Devi's yesterday utterance that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal – U leaders could shoot and kill her and her family members, JD-U spokesperson Neeraj Kumar, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday said that Rabri Devi needed to stop being so melodramatic and start blaming her own husband who, with his actions in the past, destroyed her family that is on the verge of being jailed.

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Madhepura MP Pappu Yadav holding a press conference in Patna on Friday.

Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, in the wake of the brutal murder of a 7-year old boy from Bihar at Gurgaon's Ryan International School, demanded a PIL filed against the school in Delhi High Court and nationalization of all schools and hospitals in the country.

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RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari at a press conference in Patna on Friday.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) designated Nitish basher Shivanand Tiwari, at a press conference in Patna on Friday, accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of adopting double standard on the issue of corruption saying when his former Deputy Tejaswi Yadav was accused of corruption, the CM had advised him to come out clean before the public of Bihar but when corruption charges were leveled against him in the Srijan scam, he is advising his accusers to knock the door of a court or the CBI.

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Road Construction Minister Nand Kishore Yadav inaugurating Engineers' Day in Patna on Friday.

Patna: Road Construction Minister Nand Kishore Yadav, along with Building Construction Minister Maheshwari Hazari and PHED Minister Vinod Narayan Jha inaugurated the 'Engineers' Day' function organized by the Bihar Engineers Service Association (BESA) at the Abhiyanta Bhawan in Patna on Friday.

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Tara Khatoon, a maid, along with five others, arrested for taking part in the planning of a crime at her employer's home.

Patna: Police in Patna, after nearly a week-long effort, arrested six persons, including one woman for conspiring to commit armed robbery at the house of one retired professor and planning to kill all the residents so as not to leave any witness who could identify them.

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Chief Minister Nitish Kumar speaking at an IT Conclave in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: With Nitish Kumar back in the NDA fold after a gap of over four years, the state government is once again trying to recreate the magic of 2005 when, following the dramatic collapse of the so-called 'Jungle Raj' under the long 15 years of Lalu-Rabri rule, the new coalition administration of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Janata Dal – U tried to set a different tone that signified a fresh air in the state with development and crime control taking the center stage.

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RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav (file photo).

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejaswi Yadav, miffed by the government's order to vacate his current bungalow to make room for the new Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, said that he would rather live with his parents than move into the new bungalow allotted to him by NDA government in the state.

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Hindi Sammelan in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Bihar Education Minister Krishna Nandan Verma inaugurated the Hindi Day/Kavi Sammelan at the Phanishwar Nath Renu Hall in Sahitya Sammelan in Patna on Thursday in the presence of a number of well-known authors, poets, and teachers.

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Chief Minister Nitish Kumar meeting with Israeli ambassador Daniel Carmon in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Israeli Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon, at a meeting with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his official residence in Patna on Thursday, said that his country was ready to help India build a number of agricultural research centers across the nation including two in Bihar.

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JD-U leader Sharad Yadav (file photo).

New Delhi: Despite being slapped once by the Election Commission that told him he was not entitled to claim the 'ownership' of the Janata Dal – U or its election symbol of arrow, the disgruntled JD-U leader Sharad Yadav said he was not giving up on the party that he built with his own hand or the symbol that he said rightly belonged to him.

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RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav (file photo).

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Suraj Nandan Kushwaha on Wednesday filed a case against the son of Lalu Prasad Yadav and former Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav for lying to the Election Commission when he failed to list his land in Aurangabad that he bought for a price of Rs. 53.34 lakh in 2010.

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