As Jitan Ram Manjhi opts out, RJD turns sceptical of smaller parties and leans toward Congress

NEW DELHI: With Jitan Ram Manjhi’s Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) leaving the grand alliance, there is a feeling within RJD that allotting seats to smaller parties will harm the larger interest of the opposition. The party is not willing to give too much importance to smaller parties like RLSP of…

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Bihar elections: Bihar strengthens its case for timely polls as Covid indices improve, positivity rate falls

New Delhi: Bihar has strengthened its case for timely polls as all its indices regarding coronavirus spread are now better than the national average after testing has seen a major spike in August following a clear prescription from the Centre. Bihar’s overall test positivity rate has dropped by half to…

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bihar elections: Bihar election calendar to be worked out keeping Covid concerns in mind: CEC Arora

Amid demands to defer the Bihar assembly elections due to Covid-19, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora says all necessary preparations are underway, new SOPs are being brought out to ensure that ‘no voter is left behind’ and the election calendar will be worked out keeping in mind the pandemic-related concerns.…

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