09 Mar 2016
Nawada: About 125 huts of Mahadalit families were gutted in fire at Kachhiya in the district, police said today.
15 Apr 2011
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday made several announcements for benefits of mahadalits on the occasion of 120th anniversary of Baba Saheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
14 Feb 2015
Patna: Going ahead with his efforts to shower largesse, Bihar Cabinet on Saturday approved a politically sensitive proposal of including the Paswan caste in the 'Mahadalit' category.
10 Nov 2015
Patna: Ram Vilas Paswan and Jitan Ram Manjhi, two prominent Dalit leaders on whom BJP was banking to bring for NDA nearly 16 percent votes of schedule castes, failed to deliver in the Bihar elections, as reflected in the results.
29 Sep 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday urged the Mahadalit families against fleeing their native Nepura village in Gaya district."You should not flee from your village for whatever reason," Manjhi told around 300 Mahadalit families, while announcing to turn Nepura, under Tekari police station area, a model village with various facilities.
20 Feb 2015
New Delhi: NDA on Friday accused JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar of 'sacrificing' a Mahadalit while Congress saw BJP's 'panic' behind Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's resignation hours before a trust vote in Assembly and said it will pay the price for its 'conspiracy' in Bihar elections.
10 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The BJP-led NDA allies have come close to clinching a seat-sharing deal for the Bihar Assembly elections even as Mahadalit leader Jitan Ram Manjhi and Upendra Kushwaha-led RLSP today authorised the saffron outfit to take a final call on the issue.
07 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday attacked JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar accusing him of doing injustice to a 'mahadalit' and said it was keeping a close watch on political situation in Bihar as senior leaders from the state held discussion with party chief Amit Shah here.
14 Sep 2016
Patna: Reacting to repeated attacks on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar by RJD leaders, the Congress on Tuesday dared the Lalu Prasad-led party to quit the grand alliance.
01 Nov 2014
Patna: Amid reports of differences between Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and his predecessor Nitish Kumar, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Saturday accused Kumar of making mockery of a mahadalit Chief Minister and said the two could not go along.