Bengaluru, Nov 9: The 'Grand Alliance' of JD(U), RJD and Congress on Sunday, Nov 8, won majority to form the government in Bihar, bagging 126 of the 171 seats declared so far leaving behind NDA, which bagged just 41 seats.
Get all the latest national and international news updates of Monday, Nov 9 here:
10: 03 pm: Nitish Kumar to swear in as Bihar CM on 20th November: Reports
9: 30 pm: Former Chief Minister of Jammu and kashmir Omar Abdullah accuses Narendra Modi of snubbing Mufti Sayeed
9: 10 pm: Shatrughan Sinha takes aim at Amit Shah, says "Accountability must be fixed"
8: 46 pm: Militant hideout busted by security forces & police in Banihal area of Ramban district (J&K); huge cache of arms & ammunition recovered.
8: 06 pm: Deep depression to cross Tamil Nadu coast soon: IMD
7: 42 pm: Now we will build our vote base on the basis of our performance and lead a constructive opposition in Bihar: Arun Jaitley
7: 22 pm: Nitish Kumar tried, tested and successful CM: Shatrughan Sinha
7.00 pm: 3 people shot at near Penn Station in Manhattan, New York; 1 killed.
6.45 pm: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat meets President Pranab Mukherjee.
6.30 pm: Parliament is not there to discuss only Govt's agenda but to discuss problems concerning common man as well: A Sharma.
6.00 pm: I haven't heard any statements for or against Shatrughan Sinha, but I would advise the party leaders to behave decently: Arun Jaitley.
5.58 pm: After detailed analysis we've observed that vote tranferability of grand alliance was quite good,had major impact on Bihar Elections: Arun Jaitley.
We've accepted concept of reservation based on social consideration,that's also stand of RSS,there should be no cause for confusion: Jaitley
We've accepted concept of reservation based on social consideration,that's also stand of RSS,there should be no cause for confusion: Jaitley— ANI (@ANI_news) November 9, 2015
5.54 pm: BJP's voting percentage in Bihar was highest, so this is a big achievement for our party: Arun Jaitley.
5.48 pm: We respect mandate given by people of Bihar & hope new Govt will work for the progress in the state: Arun Jaitley.
5.30 pm: 7 dead & 20 injured after a bus fell into a gorge in Gumkhal area of Satpuli, Pauri Garhwal (Uttarakhand).
5.10 pm: Jab gaadi chalti hai,kutta niche chalta hai,Kutta samajhta hai gaadi mere bharose chal rahi hai: Kailash Vijayvargiya,BJP on Shatrughan Sinha.
4.55 pm: Sri Lanka releases all 126 Indian fishermen, who were arrested for trespassing into Lankan waters and illegal poaching.
4.50 pm: PM Modi attends BJP Parliamentary Board meeting at party Head Quarters in Delhi.
4.30 pm: Shatrughan Sinha was part of that packaging against Modi govt. There will be action taken, I dont have to say: Uma Bharati.
4.10 pm: Mohan Bhagwat to meet President Pranab Mukherjee at 6 pm.
3.22 pm: Lalu Prasad Yadav celebrates with Nitish Kumar's campaign strategist Prashant Kishore.
3.05 pm: Heart of Asia Conference in Islamabad on December 7-8.
2.30 pm: Vijay Mallya to step down as USL chairman post deal with Diageo and use proceeds to repay dues of Kingfisher Airlines.
2.04 pm: I am more concerned about media reports and analysis after Bihar poll results: Venkaiah Naidu on Bihar polls.
1.57 pm: Parliament to have special 2-day sitting on Nov 26 & 27 to discuss Indian Constitution & B R Ambedkar's contribution to the nation (PTI).
1.48 pm: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha meets Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.
1.35 pm: Congress protests against BJP-PDP Govt in Jammu citing unfulfillment of election promises
12.36 pm: Shatrughan Sinha to meet Bihar CM Nitish Kumar today.
12.23 pm: Sweets being distributed as celebrations continue outside Nitish Kumar's residence in Patna
12.15 pm: Protestors clash with police officials in Srinagar, tear gas used.
11.55 am: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat raises the issue of reservation in his meeting with BJP President Amit Shah in Delhi.
11.43 am: This mandate indicates sweeping changes in National politics: RJD Supremo Lalu Prasad.
11.25 am: I believe in development for all, justice for all: PM Narendra Modi.
11.15 am: India test-fires nuclear-capable long-range strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV off Odisha coast: PTI.
11.10 am: Nestle restarts market rollout of Maggi noodles.
11.00 am: "We could have shared some of the PM's Bihar responsibilities", says BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha.
10.45 am: India test-fires its nuclear-capable long-range strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV from a test range off Odisha coast.
10.30 pm: "Govt has given directions on the issue and we should accept it", says IAF Chief Arup Raha on OROP.
10.20 am: BJP President Amit Shah meets RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in New Delhi.
10.15 am: BJP Parliamentary Board meeting to take place at 4 pm today at BJP Office in New Delhi.
10.00 am: "This is a democracy, everyone has the right to demand. We have fulfilled the main demand", says Defence MInister Manohar Parrikar on OROP.
9.50 am: RJD supporter who was celebrating win, succumbed to injuries, after he was beaten by unknown men in Navada, Bihar.
9.40 am: Congress suspends Former MP Sircilla Rajaiah, in death of kin case.
9.30 am: "We are a party which seriously examines every defeat and goes into the factors responsible for it", says BJP leader GVLN Rao.
9.20 am: Sensex opens 484 points down at 25780, Nifty at 7805.
9.15 am: Heavy rains lash Chennai, cyclone likely to hit Tamil Nadu today.
9.00 am: Father-turned-activist Bismarque Dias found dead in Goa after he mysteriously went missing.
8.45 am: Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamna takes a jibe at BJP post its Bihar poll debacle,says money power cannot help win elections.
8.30 am: Bus catches fire in Punjabi Bagh area of Delhi. Fire brigade team doused the flames, fire now under control.
8.15 am: BCCI's Annual General Meeting to take place in Mumbai today.
8.00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a conference on Legal Services Day today at 10 am.
7.45 am: Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) meeting to take place today, Parliament winter session date to be decided in the meet.