Rabri Devi

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Nitish Kumar's JD(U) expels cabinet minister, he quickly joins RJD

17 Aug 2020

Nitish Kumar's JD(U) expels cabinet minister, he quickly joins RJD

Ahead of high-stake Bihar Assembly polls, the ruling JD(U) expelled State Industries Minister Shyam Rajak for "anti-party" activities, allowing him to return to his home party, RJD.

Bihar: Five MLCs from Lalu's party join rival Nitish's JD(U)

23 Jun 2020

Bihar: Five MLCs from Lalu's party join rival Nitish's JD(U)

In what brings bad news for Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), five MLCs of the party resigned to join JD(U), the party of rival Nitish Kumar, reports said on Tuesday. This development comes just days before the Bihar Legislative Council polls, which are scheduled for July 6.

Hyderabad encounter: What politicians said and why that doesn't help

06 Dec 2019

Hyderabad encounter: What politicians said and why that doesn't help

India woke up today to the news of an encounter in Telangana's Shadnagar, where the four accused in a Hyderabad veterinarian's rape and murder were gunned down.

Denied food, tortured by Misa: Lalu's daughter-in-law makes shocking claims

30 Sep 2019

Denied food, tortured by Misa: Lalu's daughter-in-law makes shocking claims

At a time when rains have ravaged Bihar and taken several lives, the state's capital Patna remained in news for an entirely different reason.

Tejashwi Yadav reveals why he'd been 'missing' after election results

29 Jun 2019

Tejashwi Yadav reveals why he'd been 'missing' after election results

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav's younger son, Tejashwi Yadav, on Saturday put an end to speculations about him "going missing" after the party's dismal performance in the Lok Sabha elections.

Yadav brothers fighting again? Now, Tej calls himself 'second Lalu'

03 May 2019

Yadav brothers fighting again? Now, Tej calls himself 'second Lalu'

Between Lalu Prasad Yadav's sons, younger son Tejashwi Yadav obviously has more political astuteness and has emerged as a valiant Opposition leader. But that hasn't stopped his elder brother Tej Pratap Yadav from taking digs at him.

Prashant dares Lalu to disclose what transpired during their talks

13 Apr 2019

Prashant dares Lalu to disclose what transpired during their talks

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor dared RJD supremo Lalu Prasad today to tell the media what transpired during their talks, a day after former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi claimed that Kishor had met her husband with the proposal to merge the JD(U) and the RJD.

#Elections2019: Lalu's son Tej Pratap announces new party 'Lalu-Rabri Morcha'

02 Apr 2019

#Elections2019: Lalu's son Tej Pratap announces new party 'Lalu-Rabri Morcha'

Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tej Pratap on Monday floated a new party "Lalu-Rabri Morcha" named after his parents as the Yadav family feud worsened.

IRCTC scam: Lalu Prasad, wife, son granted bail by Delhi-Court

28 Jan 2019

IRCTC scam: Lalu Prasad, wife, son granted bail by Delhi-Court

A Delhi court today granted bail to RJD chief Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav in a money laundering case related to the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) scam.

'Krishna' Tej Pratap's back to slay BJP with 'sudarshan chakra'

17 Dec 2018

'Krishna' Tej Pratap's back to slay BJP with 'sudarshan chakra'

RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav made a surprise appearance at the party's office in Patna, Bihar, on Sunday and said he was all pumped up to slay Bharatiya Janata Party with sudarshan chakra.

Tej Pratap hasn't changed his mind, wants divorce from wife

30 Nov 2018

Tej Pratap hasn't changed his mind, wants divorce from wife

Reports that former Bihar minister Tej Pratap Yadav has changed his mind about divorce with wife Aishwarya Rai were quashed on Thursday when Lalu Prasad Yadav's son told a family court that he wanted separation.

IRCTC-scam: Lalu Yadav to appear through video conference, court orders

19 Nov 2018

IRCTC-scam: Lalu Yadav to appear through video conference, court orders

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who is lodged in a Ranchi jail in connection to fodder scam, will appear through video conference in the IRCTC case, a Delhi court ordered on Monday.

Misa Bharti admits brothers Tejashwi, Tej are fighting; then retracts

09 Oct 2018

Misa Bharti admits brothers Tejashwi, Tej are fighting; then retracts

Confirming months of speculations, the eldest daughter of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi, Misa Bharti, said her brothers Tejashwi and Tej Yadav are fighting, but later clarified all is well.

IRCTC Scam: Bail for Rabri, Tejashwi; video-call hearing for Lalu

06 Oct 2018

IRCTC Scam: Bail for Rabri, Tejashwi; video-call hearing for Lalu

The Delhi Patiala Court, on Saturday, granted regular bail to former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi, her son and former Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav, and others who were present during the hearing in the IRCTC scam case.

In IRCTC corruption case, Tejashwi Yadav, mother Rabri, granted bail

31 Aug 2018

In IRCTC corruption case, Tejashwi Yadav, mother Rabri, granted bail

In a major relief to RJD, Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi were granted bail by a Delhi court on Friday in the IRCTC hotels corruption case.

Three women JD(U)-spokespersons' open-letter to Rabri ahead of Tejashwi's sit-in

04 Aug 2018

Three women JD(U)-spokespersons' open-letter to Rabri ahead of Tejashwi's sit-in

Three women spokespersons of ruling JD(U) in Bihar today wrote an open letter to former Bihar CM Rabri Devi asking her to expel from the party those involved in immoral acts.

BJP hacked FB-account to create family rift: Tej Pratap Yadav

03 Jul 2018

BJP hacked FB-account to create family rift: Tej Pratap Yadav

RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav has alleged that his Facebook account was "hacked" by the BJP-RSS to create a rift in his family and weaken his party.

Lalu gets five-day parole to attend son Tej Pratap's wedding

09 May 2018

Lalu gets five-day parole to attend son Tej Pratap's wedding

Former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav, who's serving time in the fodder scam, has been granted parole for five days to attend his elder son Tej Pratap's wedding this week.

Lalu's son gets engaged to granddaughter of former Bihar CM

18 Apr 2018

Lalu's son gets engaged to granddaughter of former Bihar CM

Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav got engaged to Aishwarya Rai, senior party leader Chandrika Rai's daughter, at Patna's five-star Hotel Maurya on Wednesday.

IRCTC scam: CBI questions former Bihar CM Rabri Devi

10 Apr 2018

IRCTC scam: CBI questions former Bihar CM Rabri Devi

The CBI today questioned former Bihar CM Rabri Devi in connection with the alleged IRCTC hotel scam during the tenure of her husband Lalu Prasad as the railway minister, officials said.

Former union minister Raghunath Jha dead

15 Jan 2018

Former union minister Raghunath Jha dead

Former Union Minister Raghunath Jha died yesterday due to a kidney ailment. He was 78.

After fodder scam sentencing, Lalu Prasad's only sister dies

08 Jan 2018

After fodder scam sentencing, Lalu Prasad's only sister dies

It seems RJD has indeed fallen on hard times. After RJD chief Lalu Yadav's sentencing in the fodder scam, his only sister Gangotri Devi has died, apparently of "shock."

Railways irregularities case: Lalu's wife Rabri Devi appears before ED

02 Dec 2017

Railways irregularities case: Lalu's wife Rabri Devi appears before ED

IRCTC scam: ED summons Rabri Devi for questioning

20 Sep 2017

IRCTC scam: ED summons Rabri Devi for questioning

The ED has summoned Lalu Prasad's wife Rabri Devi for interrogation in an alleged corruption case when he was railway minister.

CBI summons Lalu and Tejaswi in Railways irregularities case

07 Sep 2017

CBI summons Lalu and Tejaswi in Railways irregularities case

The CBI has summoned former Railways minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and his son Tejaswi Yadav separately on September 11 and 12, respectively.

Nitish Kumar wins the floor test by 131 votes

28 Jul 2017

Nitish Kumar wins the floor test by 131 votes

Nitish Kumar backed by BJP has claimed the support of 131 out of 243 members to win the floor test in the Bihar Assembly.

Fresh Trouble for Lalu: Enforcement Directorate initiates money laundering charges

27 Jul 2017

Fresh Trouble for Lalu: Enforcement Directorate initiates money laundering charges

All ghosts seem to be coming back to haunt Lalu to kick him when he's down.

Mahagathbandhan ends: Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar Chief Minister

26 Jul 2017

Mahagathbandhan ends: Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar Chief Minister

After a month of rift between CM Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav's camp, Nitish has resigned from his post of CM, which effectively means that the Mahagathbandhan has ended.

Reply against corruption charges or bear consequences: JD(U) to Tejashwi

16 Jul 2017

Reply against corruption charges or bear consequences: JD(U) to Tejashwi

The stand-off between Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad further intensified on Saturday with JD(U) leaders asking Tejashwi to furnish details against corruption charges or bear the consequences.

Tejashwi Yadav won't resign as Bihar's deputy CM: RJD

10 Jul 2017

Tejashwi Yadav won't resign as Bihar's deputy CM: RJD

With the corruption charges against Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family refusing to die down, the Rashtriya Janata Dal came out openly with the fact that Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav would not step down.

CBI raids on Lalu: Is this the end of 'Mahagathbandhan'?

10 Jul 2017

CBI raids on Lalu: Is this the end of 'Mahagathbandhan'?

The future of Bihar's Grand Alliance became more uncertain after CM Nitish Kumar who has so far not commented on the CBI investigation on Lalu Prasad Yadav, postponed a public event.

ED raids Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti's farmhouse in Delhi

08 Jul 2017

ED raids Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti's farmhouse in Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday conducted raids at Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti's farmhouse in Delhi with regard to an alleged money laundering case.

Land scam: CBI raids 12 premises of Lalu Yadav, family

07 Jul 2017

Land scam: CBI raids 12 premises of Lalu Yadav, family

On 7th July, the CBI raided at least 12 premises of RJD chief Lalu Yadav in a case related to illegal leasing of land. The searches began early morning.