updated 12:07 PM UTC, Jun 27, 2017

Nitish Kumar Asks Yogi Adityanath To Not Come To Bihar 'Empty-Handed'

Thursday, 15 June 2017 08:41
DARBHANGA: As Yogi Adityanath gets ready to visit Bihar today, Nitish Kumar has a message for the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister: "Do not come empty-handed." Just like his state, Yogi Adityanath should first implement liquor ban and 50 per cent…

A Beer Brewery Got Lalu And Sons Real Estate Worth Crores, Says BJP

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 08:18
PATNA: Lalu Yadav, mainstay of Bihar politics, recently defended the business interests of his two sons, who are both ministers, challenging, "Should they die in poverty?" However, the smudges of questionable dealings are quickly ratcheting up, with new allegations today…

Newborns in flood-hit Bihar named after river Ganga

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 16:55
Patna: Parents of newborns in the relief camps of flood-swamped Bihar are naming their children after the river Ganga or even the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) that has come to their help.In the last few days, several babies were…

No vacancy for PM's post in 2019: Prasad

Monday, 29 August 2016 12:53
Patna, Aug 28 : Union Minister Ravishankar Prasad on Sunday said there will be no vacancy for Prime Minister in 2019 as the BJP-led NDA will win the next Lok Sabha polls under the leadership of Narendra Modi."There is no…

Extortionists demand Rs.5 lakh from woman doctor in Patna

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 10:44
Patna: A woman doctor in the Bihar capital has been asked to pay Rs.5 lakh by unidentified extortionists, police said on Tuesday.Hena Rani Devnath was also threatened on her phone with dire consequences if she does not pay the amount,…

15-year-old diesel vehicles banned from Patna roads

Thursday, 24 December 2015 16:29
Patna: The Bihar government has banned 15-year-old diesel vehicles from this capital's road in a bid to control air pollution.The decision follows an advisory issued by the Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) that said air quality in Patna was…

Nitish Kumar approves Patna Metro Rail project

Wednesday, 23 December 2015 10:05
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar approved the long awaited Patna Metro Rail project's proposal on Tuesday while directing that it be sent for the central government's clearance, officials said.He approved the proposal for the metro rail project at a…

NRI helps widow in mid-day meal row

Tuesday, 22 December 2015 16:04
Patna: Moved by her plight, an NRI has financially helped a widow who was barred by villagers from cooking mid-day meals at a school in Bihar's Gopalganj district, a senior official said on Tuesday.Satpal Sharma, the NRI based in Canada,…

Patna Metro detailed plan for cabinet approval soon: Minister

Thursday, 26 November 2015 12:59
Patna: The Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the long-awaited Patna Metro Rail project would be presented in the state cabinet for approval soon, Bihar Urban Development Minister Maheshwar Hazari said on Thursday."The Metro project is our priority. The state government…