Manjhi is making attempts to outgrow from the shadows of his mentor and carve out his own constituency among the dalits.
Will Nitish Kumar's move to have Manjhi as Bihar CM work?
With some solid space to MPs from UP and Bihar in his new and improved Cabinet, here's a look at how Modi plans to take over the 'Hindu belt' next.
One would surely not like the unpleasant part of Biharâ€™s history to repeat itself. Letâ€™s hope and prepare for the best.
Less than 10% of Musahar children study, and dropout rates are nearly 100%.
It is time for Manjhi to be the leader Bihar needs right now, and just not the one that Bihar recognizes.
Any serious political writing on general election 2014 cannot be complete without a thorough analysis of Biharâ€™s political dynamics.
Despite being endowed with natural resources, Jharkhand is politically mismanaged, poorly governed, and has emerged as an example of â€˜Dwarf Stateâ€™
Anand Kumar is ushering in a revolution in the hinterlands of India by equipping youth to dream big through his education initiative 'Super 30'
In this election cycle, who would your fear and divisive vote be for? This time around, give hope a chance.
Not too long ago, Ashok Paswan, of Bihar, believed that politics was evil; a platform where the power hungry got together to cheat innocent people of a life
I always thought of myself as a Delhiite and tried my heart out to make the boys at the park believe that I wasnâ€™t from Bihar.
On reality TV and comedy shows too my state and the people are made instruments of amusement. It is sad. It is hurting.
We might come from small towns, but we donâ€™t carry with ourselves the burden of expectations from and constant judgement of others.
The micro grid will involve 100 kilowatts of solar panels supplying affordable, sustainable and round the clock electricity to 350 households in Dharnai
Suddenly, the agenda on the table is not development of a people, but their caste.
The Mid day meal fiasco in Bihar has raised serious questions.
These kids were still leading a life which is unimaginable for those reading this piece, those who have the access to and luxury of using the internet!
The opposition in Bihar, including BJP, came together in targeting Nitish Kumar and demanded for his resignation. Few remarks from BJP leaders were extremely unfortunate
The real reason is that through this move, he hopes to swing Biharâ€™s entire 16% Muslim population in his favour.
It becomes hard to believe how BJP or the three parties of NDA can expect to form a government in this scenario! Even if they perform too well they cannot cross the figure of 272.