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Chirag Paswan

Will Chirag-Tejashwi Succeed Where Ram Vilas Paswan-Lalu Yadav Failed In Bihar?

Sep 09, 2021 Giridhar Jha

Lalu and Paswan had forged an alliance against the NDA led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ahead of the 2010 assembly elections but their alliance could not get more than 25 seats in the 243-member assembly at the time.

Will Chirag-Tejashwi Succeed Where Ram Vilas Paswan-Lalu Yadav Failed In Bihar?

Sep 09, 2021 Giridhar Jha

Lok Janskahti Party’s embattled leader Chirag and RJD scion Tejashwi have declined to attach political significance to their previous meeting but it is being seen as a step closer to a possible alliance.


Chirag Paswan Asked To Vacate 12 Janpath Bungalow In New Delhi

The notice has been issued to MP and LJP leader Chirag Paswan to evict the accommodation issued to his late father.

Chirag Paswan In No Hurry For An Alliance With Lalu Yadav’s RJD

Jul 17, 2021 Giridhar Jha

Chirag Paswan might have been ditched both by the BJP and the five MPs of his party at the moment, but the doors of immense possibilities in the future remain ajar for him in politics.


RJD Leader Shyam Rajak Meets Ex-LJP Chief Chirag Paswan, Says Anti-NDA Alliance Needed In Bihar

Shyam Rajak said that LJP leader Chirag Paswan has met RJD chief Lalu Prasad

11 July, 2021

Betrayed By 'Chacha' Paras, Chirag Paswan Wins Over 'Badi Maa'

Giridhar Jha

After Pashupati Kumar Paras' overnight rebellion, Chirag visited his ancestral home at Shaharbanni village to seek the blessings of his stepmother, Raj Kumari Devi.


08 July, 2021

Pashupati Paras Has The Last Laugh Amid Nitish Kumar-Chirag Paswan's Running Feud

Giridhar Jha

It is nothing short of a windfall for Paras, who may never have thought of joining the Modi govt until a month ago.


07 July, 2021

Modi Government Gives Cold Shoulder To Chirag Paswan As It Inducts Pashupati Kumar Paras Into Cabinet

Outlook Web Bureau

LJP leader Pashupati Kumar Paras had staged a coup within the party earlier, when he ousted his nephew Chirag Paswan from the post of LJP chief


06 July, 2021

Chirag Objects Induction Of Paras In Union Cabinet, Comes Up With Legal Threat

Outlook Web Desk

Chirag Paswan said Paras or somebody else siding with him can be made a minister as an Independent, but not as a member of the LJP with which they are no longer associated.


05 July, 2021

On First Visit To Bihar After Coup Against Him, LJP Leader Chirag Paswan Receives Rousing Welcome

Outlook Web Bureau

Chirag Paswan is in Bihar to take part in an ‘aashirvaad yatra’ to mark the birth anniversary of his late father and party founder Ram Vilas Paswan.


20 June, 2021

Chirag Paswan Announces ‘Aashirvaad Yatra’ From Father's Birth Anniversary, His Uncle Paras Hits Back

Outlook Web Bureau

Chirag’s announcement has come at a time when he seeks popular legitimacy in a battle with the rival faction headed by his uncle Pashupati Kumar Paras for the party's ownership.


20 June, 2021

LJP Factional War: Paras-Led Group Announces New National Executive

Outlook Web Bureau

While LJP MP Pashupati Kumar Paras has announced a new national executive, ex-chief Chirag Paswan has claimed more than 90 percent of the national executive members are with him.


16 June, 2021

Chirag Paswan May Go With Tejashwi Yadav If BJP Does Not Bail Him Out

Giridhar Jha

Even though Ram Vilas Paswan and Lalu Prasad Yadav fought with each other for a brief while for the railway portfolio in the UPA government, they otherwise shared a great rapport over the years.


15 June, 2021

Not Easy For Chacha To Snatch Paswan’s Legacy From Chirag

Giridhar Jha

The way LJP leader Pashupati Kumar Paras has dislodged Chirag Paswan, it is unlikely to endear him to the Dalit voters, who account for more than 15% of Bihar’s electorate


15 June, 2021

LJP Faction War: Chirag Paswan Expels 5 MPs After His Uncle Removes Him From Post Of Part Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

Pashupati Kumar Paras has staged a revolt against his nephew Chirag Paswan in a bid to take over the LJP


15 June, 2021

Pashupati Paras Overthrows Chirag Paswan As LJP Parliamentary Leader In Lok Sabha

Outlook Web Bureau

The Lok Sabha Secretariat Monday issued a revised list of floor leaders of parties in a notification in which Paras has been listed as the leader of Lok Janshakti Party.


14 June, 2021

Bihar's Family Man, Ram Vilas Paswan's Party Splits, As Uncle Stages Coup Against Chirag

Giridhar Jha

Party MP Pashupati Kumar Paras, the younger brother of late Ram Vilas Paswan has led a revolt and ‘taken over’ the Lok Janshakti Party, leaving party president Chirag Paswan high and dry.


14 June, 2021

5 Lok Janshakti Party MPs Join Hands To Oust Chirag Paswan As Their Leader

Outlook Web Bureau

There has been no official comment from either Chirag Paswan, who has not been keeping well, or the rebel group so far.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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