EC team arrives in Bihar to review preparations for LS polls

Patna |Thursday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST

An Election Commission (EC) team arrived in Bihar's capital Patna on Thursday on a two-day visit to review preparations for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, an official said.

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Tejashwi launches 'chaupal on Twitter'

Patna |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

Bihar opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday launched "chaupal on Twitter" for easy conversation with people through this digital platform.

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Maoists kill 2 in Bihar

Patna |Wednesday, 2019 12:45:05 PM IST

Maoists have shot dead two men in their stronghold Jamui district in Bihar suspecting them to be police informers, police said on Wednesday.

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Uber launches cab services in Patna

Patna |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Global ride-sharing major Uber on Tuesday launched its UberGO services, allowing people to book cab rides using the Uber app.

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Grand Alliance in Bihar united, strong: Tejashwi

Patna |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said that the opposition Grand Alliance in Bihar was united and strong and will soon announce its decision on seat sharing for the upcoming

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Devotees take holy dip as Bihar celebrates Makar Sankranti

Patna |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:04 PM IST

Thousands of devotees in Bihar took a dip in the holy Ganga and other rivers on Tuesday to mark the annual harvest festival of Makar Sankranti.

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Probing teenage girl's mysterious death: Bihar Police

Patna |Monday, 2019 6:15:04 PM IST

Bihar Police on Monday said they were looking into the case of the mysterious killing of a 16-year-old girl in Gaya from all possible angles and hoped the case would be solved soon.

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Paswan's daughter protests against him over Rabri Devi remark

Patna |Sunday, 2019 3:45:04 PM IST

LJP chief and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan's daughter Asha Paswan on Sunday staged a protest against her own father for calling former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi an 'angootha chhap' (illiterat

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No traditional 'Makar Sankranti' feast at Lalu's residence

Patna |Saturday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST

The traditional 'Makar Sankranti' feast will not be held at RJD chief Lalu Prasad's residence this year as he was not granted bail in the fodder scam case and was undergoing treatment at a Ranchi hosp

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Vulnerable South Asian communities gear up to fight floods (Environment Feature)

Patna |Wednesday, 2018 12:45:04 PM IST

Vulnerable communities in four South Asian countries across the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region are hopeful and confident of fighting floods this monsoon, thanks to community-based flood early warnin

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