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Nitish Kumar, Assembly elections 2018, Madhya pradesh elections 2018, Lok Sabha elections 2019

Why BJP needs Nitish Kumar now more than ever

For more than a year, political experts looked for signals of a much-mellowed Nitish Kumar.

POLITICS

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Congress, RJD, Bihar, BJP

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Why BJP is counting on Nitish to deliver victory in Bihar

In five of the past six Bihar elections, those who won – including BJP, RJD, and Congress – invariably had the JD(U) leader as their alliance partner.

POLITICS

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2019 Lok Sabha polls, BJP, JD(U), Bihar

Seat-sharing with BJP: How Nitish Kumar pulled off another surprise in Bihar

The JDU leader has successfully managed to cobble up a seat-sharing agreement with BJP on equal terms for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

POLITICS

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

Is making Prashant Kishor national vice president of JDU a political masterstroke?

Kishor has a record of delivering massive mandates, whether it was for Narendra Modi, Nitish Kumar or Captain Amarinder Singh.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, BJP, JD(U), Nitish Kumar

Why BJP needs Nitish Kumar in Bihar

The JD(U) and BJP are likely to contest an almost equal number of seats in Bihar for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

VARIETY

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Bihar, Bihar liquor ban, Liquor ban, Nitish Kumar

Drunk driver in Nitish Kumar's dry Bihar lifts the veil off prohibition policy

The chief minister has been pushing for a countrywide ban on sale and consumption of liquor, calling it the most secular policy ever.

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