In a significant development in Bihar politics, JD(U) MLAs are being relocated to Chanakya Hotel in Patna. This move comes ahead of the crucial floor test scheduled for tomorrow, February 12. The Nitish Kumar-led NDA government will be put to the test in the Assembly to prove its majority. The shifting of MLAs is seen as a strategy to ensure their availability and support during the floor test.Bihar Floor Test
#WATCH | Bihar: JD(U) MLAs being shifted to Chanakya Hotel in Patna, ahead of the floor test.
The Floor Test of the NDA government led by CM Nitish Kumar will be held in the Assembly tomorrow, February 12. pic.twitter.com/iz8jnMtQUo— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
Sachin Siwach won gold at the 75th Strandja Memorial tournament in Bulgaria on Sunday. Sachin (57kg), out-punched Uzbekistan's Shakhzod Muzafarov by a 5-0 verdict in the men's boxing category.Sachin Siwach Wins Gold
Sachin wins GOLD medal in prestigious Strandja Memorial Tournament in Bulgaria.
Sachin did it in style beating former World Youth Champion Uzbekistan’s Shakhzod Muzafarov 5:0 in Final (57kg). pic.twitter.com/wvSNkSZymC— India_AllSports (@India_AllSports) February 11, 2024
In a significant move, the Constable (General Duty) examination for recruitment in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) will be conducted in 13 regional languages, in addition to Hindi and English, for the first time. This announcement was made by Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday, February 11.CAPF Exam
In a historic move, the Constable (GD) examination for recruitment in the CAPFs will be conducted in 13 regional languages besides Hindi and English, which 48 lakh candidates will take.
It is a decisive step towards realizing PM @narendramodi Ji's vision to facilitate the…— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) February 11, 2024
The BJP has unveiled its candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections across seven states, namely, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal. Sudhanshu Trivedi and RPN Singh have been nominated from Uttar Pradesh, while former Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala has been announced as the party's candidate from Haryana.BJP Announces Candidates for Rajya Sabha Polls
BJP announces its candidates from Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal for the forthcoming Rajya Sabha elections.
Sudhanshu Trivedi, RPN Singh from Uttar Pradesh.
Former Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala announced as the party's… pic.twitter.com/jIuoBoQOys— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
Union Home Minister Amit Shah chaired a Karnataka BJP core committee meeting in Mysuru, Karnataka, on Sunday, February 11. The meeting aimed to discuss key party strategies and issues ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Amit Shah Chairs Karnataka BJP Core Committee
BJP Party President JP Nadda has arrived at Chennai airport, marking his visit to the city. He is scheduled to address a public meeting in the Central Chennai parliamentary constituency at Mint Street later today, February 11.BJP President JP Nadda Lands in Chennai
Bihar Chief Minister and JDU national president Nitish Kumar convened a crucial meeting with party MLAs at the residence of state minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary in Patna. The meeting aims to strategise ahead of the impending floor test scheduled for tomorrow, February 12.CM Nitish Kumar Holds Meeting Before Floor Test
#WATCH | Patna: Bihar CM and JDU national president Nitish Kumar arrives at the residence of party leader and state minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary for the meeting of party MLAs here ahead of the Floor test tomorrow, February 12. pic.twitter.com/VzJjy7SjSw— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
Ahead of the farmers’ call for March to Delhi on February 13, security has been tightened near Singhu Border in the national capital. The police are also using drones for surveillance.Security Beefed Up Near Singhu Border
#WATCH | Delhi: Security being tightened near Singhu Border, ahead of the farmers' call for March to Delhi on 13th February.
Drone being used by police for surveillance. pic.twitter.com/LZzKjLdAtq— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
All India Trinamool Congress announced the candidature of Sagarika Ghose, Sushmita Dev, Nadimul Haque and Mamata Bala Thakur for the forthcoming Rajya Sabha elections on Sunday, February 11, 2024.Trinamool Congress Announces Candidature for Rajya Sabha Polls
All India Trinamool Congress announces the candidature of Sagarika Ghose, Sushmita Dev, Nadimul Haque and Mamata Bala Thakur for the forthcoming Rajya Sabha elections. pic.twitter.com/kBqGE0BiO6— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
After a two-day hiatus, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi resumed the Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra from Raigarh in Chhattisgarh on Sunday, February 11, 2024. Gandhi started the yatra from Thoubal, Manipur on January 14.Rahul Gandhi Resumes Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra From Raigarh
#WATCH | After a two-day hiatus, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi resumes Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra from Raigarh, Chhattisgarh.
Congress MP Rahul Gandhi started the yatra from Thoubal, Manipur on January 14. pic.twitter.com/le996r5USs— ANI (@ANI) February 11, 2024
New Delhi, February 11: In the run-up to the crucial floor test scheduled for February 12, the JD(U) has strategically asked all its MLAs to stay in Patna for the next 48 hours. This move follows allegations by the JD(U) that the RJD is trying to sway ruling coalition MLAs. JD(U) minister Shrawan Kumar expressed confidence in the party’s ability to pass the floor test and dismissed the idea of any MLA leaving Nitish Kumar to join the RJD.
Assembly Speaker Awadh Bihari Chaudhary, from the RJD, has refused to resign despite a no-confidence motion against him and plans to conduct the Assembly proceedings on February 12 as per the rules. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who recently left the RJD-Congress-led Mahagathbandhan to form a government with BJP support, is set to face the trust vote. JDU Will Lose All Seats From Bihar in Lok Sabha Polls: Arvind Kejriwal on Nitish Kumar’s Volte-Face to NDA.
In other news, most Rashtriya Lok Dal MLAs will be visiting Ayodhya on February 11, following an invitation from the Uttar Pradesh government for Lord Ram’s darshan. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for multiple development projects worth around Rs 7,500 crore in Jhabua district, Madhya Pradesh. He will also disburse monthly instalments of Aahar Anudan under the Aahar Anudan Yojna to about two lakh women beneficiaries. US Military Conducts New Airstrikes on Yemen's Houthi Rebels in Red Sea, Destroys Four Explosive Drone Boats and Missile Launchers.
As the threat in the Red Sea from Iran-backed Houthi rebels continues to disrupt global maritime trade amid China’s assertiveness, countries in the Indian Ocean region met in Perth, Australia, emphasizing the importance of stability and sustainability in the ocean zone. Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar highlighted the significance of these concepts at the seventh Indian Ocean Conference.