Nitish Kumar

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VOICES

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JD(U), Congress, BJP, Alcohol

When the river runs dry: Why Nitish Babu's war on alcohol is misguided

The answer to our problems may lie in gradually bringing about a change in drinking habits, rather than banning all alcohol as an evil agent.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Bihar, Nitish Kumar, JD(U), Prashant Kishor

7 reasons why Prashant Kishor's entry into JD(U) is good news for Nitish Kumar

From a credible young face to upper caste vote banks, the political strategist has much to offer.

POLITICS

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Prashant Kishor, Nitish Kumar, JD(U), BJP

Prashant Kishor joins JD(U): What will this mean for Nitish Kumar, and for NDA

Having finally thrown his hat into the political ring, the poll strategist will have to ensure a win for his party

POLITICS

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2019 Lok Sabha polls, JD(U), Nitish Kumar, Prashant Kishor

Will Prashant Kishor joining JD(U) deliver 2019 Lok Sabha Polls to the NDA?

With no political base of his own, Kishor will have to up his strategist game.

POLITICS

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Grand Alliance, JD(U), Nitish Kumar, Bihar

BJP-Nitish Kumar finalising seat-sharing in Bihar gives the NDA a head start over the grand alliance

Running high on the Modi wave in 2014, the BJP was able to score more than half the seats in the state, this time though, it faces anti-incumbency and a resurgent opposition.

VARIETY

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Bihar shelter home, Nitish Kumar, CBI, Muzaffarpur rape

Muzaffarpur shelter home horror: Why have the culprits not been arrested yet?

The CBI took up the investigations a month ago and is yet to question Brajesh Thakur, one of those who ran the NGO.

VARIETY

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POLITICS

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Rape of minor girls, Muzaffarpur shelter home, Bihar shelter home, Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar has traced the real culprit in the Muzaffarpur shelter home outrage - the 'system'

The Bihar CM announced that all shelter homes in the state will now be run by the government. What a comfort that is.

VARIETY

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Nitish Kumar, Rape, Muzaffarpur rape, Bihar shelter home

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape horror: Why the Bihar government took two months to file an FIR about 11 missing women

This is a shocking indictment of the social welfare department, which functions under Manju Verma, as well as the state government, under Nitish Kumar.