Anti-incumbency not a factor in Bihar polls: Sanjay Jha

Anti-incumbency is not a factor in Bihar polls, senior JD(U) leader Sanjay Jha told ET’s Kumar Anshuman in an interview. He said the “double N factor” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and chief minister Nitish Kumar is working for the ruling alliance on the ground. Edited excerpts: Do you believe the JD(U) is facing anti-incumbency … Read more

LJP won’t contest under Nitish Kumar’s leadership in Bihar, say party sources; wants alliance with BJP only

NEW DELHI: The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Sunday virtually walked out of the National Democratic Alliance in Bihar ahead of the state assembly polls, saying that it will not fight the election under JD(U) president and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar‘s leadership of the ruling alliance in the state, LJP sources said. An LJP parliamentary … Read more