Amitabh Srivastava 

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a senior journalist at India Today.

POLITICS

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Why Jharkhand government can't ignore tribal uprising any longer

BJP has three bugbears in Jharkhand — Maoists, Pathalgadi protesters and church.

POLITICS

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Nitish Kumar looks almost relaxed in BJP’s company. But for how long?

One common denominator for electoral success in Bihar has always been chief minister Nitish Kumar.

POLITICS

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Jokihat by-poll result shows Tejashwi Yadav's coming of age and a moral victory for Lalu Prasad

The Bihar Assembly seat was held by the ruling JD(U) which is why the poll outcome is of huge symbolic value.

POLITICS

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What Nitish Kumar was like at Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav's wedding

Attending a marriage in the family of a political rival was a warm gesture.

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Tejashwi Yadav should resign

The leader who swore by the Nitish Kumar's governance model in the past is acting more like his father, Lalu Yadav.

POLITICS

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How long can Nitish Kumar pretend it's all fine in Bihar with Lalu Prasad Yadav?

To add to CM's advantage is the fact that the RJD is in no position to call off the Grand Alliance and will have to stay with JD(U).

POLITICS

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By endorsing Ram Nath Kovind as President, Nitish Kumar has left Lalu Yadav and Opposition on their toes

Political sources in Patna see Bihar CM's decision to back BJP's choice as an expression of his growing despair.

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What Nitish Kumar setting sights on troubled Jharkhand means

Bihar CM's second visit to the state within a month has crucial political significance.

POLITICS

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Truth about Nitish Kumar and Modi is far from simple

BJP sees a silver lining in the fact that the Bihar CM has distanced himself from corruption charges against Lalu Yadav.