Sons of RJD president Lalu Prasad Yadav – Tej Pratap Yadav and Tejashwi Yadav have filed their nominations for upcoming Bihar elections. While the two brothers walked into the chamber of Sub Divisional Officer, Rosera, to complete formalities, hundreds of RJD workers gathered outside SDO’s office flouting social distancing norms. According to the nomination papers filed by both Tej Pratap and Tejashwi Yadav, the younger son’s age is more than the age of the elder son.
A top U.N. official Thursday condemned recent clashes in Yemen’s strategic port city of Hodeida, which have left dozens killed and wounded, urging the country’s warring parties to immediately stop the fighting.
The announcement of Bihar polls is expected to provide an impetus for BJP and JD(U) to wrap up their seat-sharing agreement even as the two sides look to wrest a marginally larger number. While CM Nitish Kumar is the unquestioned face of the alliance, the ‘seat-to-seat’ combat has always been a vexed affair for BJP and JD(U) with the regional party prodding its ally to make concessions to accommodate allies new and old.
A Taiwan conservation group said on Tuesday it had been kicked out of a Britishbased wild bird protection body after it had been asked and refused to sign a document stating it did not advocate for the Chineseclaimed island’s independence.