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Nitish questions BJP’s poll win euphoria, reminds them of Cong in the 80s 20.10.2014 FirstPost: Politics

Nitish, who is former Bihar Chief Minister, was addressing a JD(U) dharna here as part of statewide protest against Narendra Modi government going back on its poll promises of providing special category status, special package and special attention to Bihar.

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Nitish Kumar questions BJP euphoria,reminds them of Congress fate in 80s 20.10.2014 DNA: Recent Columns
Senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Monday criticised BJP for its euphoria over the victory in Haryana and Maharashtra and said Congress got over 400 seats in 1984 Lok Sabha polls but their downfall came within five years. "They are going mad over victory in Haryana and Maharashtra close on heels of win in general election and making proud statement that now its turn of Bihar and Jharkhand...victory is transient...Congress under Rajiv Gandhi had won 411 seats in 1984 election, but its downfall came within five years in 1989," Kumar said. "31% par 282 seat la kar and ab Haryana aur Maharashtra me jeet kar jhamak rahe hai itna chamakne ki kaya jaroorat hai...rajniti me bahoot guman ki bate nahi honi chaiye...kaal kaya hoga koi nahi jaanta (they are dancing over getting 282 seats from 31 per cent votes and now win in Haryana and Maharashtra, but in politics one should not become arrogant as nobody knows what will happen tomorrow)," he said. Kumar, who is former Bihar Chief Minister, was addressing a JD(U) ...
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Ruling JD(U) politicising Bihar's special status issue : BJP 20.10.2014 DNA: Recent Columns
Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha today accused the ruling JD (U) of Bihar of politicising special status issue. Sinha told reporters senior JD (U) leader and former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was "politicising the issue" for selfish interests. "The Centre will not discriminate against any state. The decision over special status will be taken on the basis of standard provisions," the BJP leader added. The Union Minister said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in favour of granting more powers to the states, as well as, providing more financial assistance and autonomy to them. Speaking on the occasion senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said the Prime Minister will fulfill his promise to the people of Bihar regarding special package and status. He asked people of state to wait till the next Assembly elections scheduled next year. "Our PM will give three times more than what Bihar has the right to. He will keep his promises on special package and status for Bihar. ...
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At Dharna, Nitish Kumar Attacks PM Modi For 'Neglecting' Bihar 20.10.2014 NDTV National
Former Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal-United leader Nitish Kumar today staged a day-long "dharna" (sit-in) in Patna to put pressure on the central government to accord special category status to ...
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JD-U stages 'dharna' for special category status to Bihar 20.10.2014 All News-IANS Stories
Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar Monday staged a "dharna" (sit-in) here along with hundreds of party workers to put pressure on the BJP-led central government to accord special category status to Bihar.
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Nitish Kumar slams Modi govt for 'betraying' Bihar 20.10.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Patna, Oct 20: Former Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal-United leader Nitish Kumar on Monday staged a day-long "dharna" (sit-in) in Patna to put pressure on the central government to accord special category status to Bihar. Besides party workers,
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JD-U stages 'dharna' for special category status to Bihar 20.10.2014 New Kerala: India News
Patna, Oct 20 : Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar Monday staged a "dharna" (sit-in) here along with hundreds of party workers to put pressure on the BJP-led central government to accord special category status to Bihar.
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BJP leaders mature enough to decide Mah coalition partners: RSS 20.10.2014 TOI: Lucknow Times
Trying to project a picture of non-interfering RSS, its general secretary Suresh Bhaiyyaji Joshi said that BJP leaders were mature enough to decide on the merit of right alliance ...
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JD-U Stages Dharna for Special Category Status to Bihar 20.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar Monday staged a "dharna" (sit-in) here along with hundreds of party workers to put pressure on the BJP-led central government to accord special category status to Bihar.
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JD-U stages ''dharna'' for special category status to Bihar 20.10.2014 Zee News : States
 Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar Monday staged a "dharna" (sit-in) here along with hundreds of party workers to put pressure on the BJP-led central government to accord special category status to Bihar.
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Confirming its dominance 20.10.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Confirming its dominance
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Assembly elections: Black Sunday reveals Sonia, Rahul as the pied pipers of delusion 20.10.2014 FirstPost: Politics

Five months after black Friday, it was a black Sunday for the Congress, with no one in the party quite sure how many dark days there are in store for the party.

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Maharashtra, Haryana Verdict Paves Way for Bihar Elections 20.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
2 More States Under BJP Rule as Solo Maha Mantra Delivers 20.10.2014 newindianexpress.com
With 47 seats, party to form its first govt in Haryana; falls 23 short of magic mark in Maharashtra, but gets outside support offer from NCP; Shiv Sena too warms up; Congress reduced to third position
Modi wave gets BJP historic win in Maharashtra, Haryana: Raje 20.10.2014 Jaipur News, Jaipur City News | Cities News - Times of India
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Sunday attributed BJP’s thumping win in Haryana and Maharashtra to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “magical personality and hard work” and said the curb on inflation was the reason behind the party’s historic performance in the two ...
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Nitish, Rabri bite dust in Haryana 20.10.2014 The Telegraph : Bihar
Patna, Oct. 19: Former chief ministers Nitish Kumar and Rabri Devi ' campaigning for the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) and the Congress, respectively, in Haryana ' failed to make a mark with the BJP getting majority in the northern state.
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Modi-led government can now go full blast for big reforms 20.10.2014 ET: Policy
The Modi administration put some decisions on the backburner in the run-up to the crucial assembly elections in which BJP fared well.
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Nitish, Mamata on target as Amit Shah moves on to Bihar, Bengal 20.10.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
A buoyant BJP has now identified Bihar and West Bengal as the next frontier as it seeks to spread the saffron sphere of influence to the ...
Confirming its dominance 20.10.2014 Hindu: Editorial
In winning the Haryana Assembly election, and emerging as the single largest party by far in Maharashtra, the Bharatiya Janata Party has demonstrated the ability to expand its support base at the...
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As BJP rises, sun may set on regional parties 20.10.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
In the last nearly three decades, national political dynamics has been perceived more as a sum total of state politics — a coalition of regional outfits led by a national party conjuring up majority in Lok ...
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