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BJP ally JD-U favours simultaneous Lok Sabha, assembly polls

Patna |Wednesday, 2018 7:45:05 PM IST

The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) ally Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Wednesday said the party is in favour of holding simultaneous elections to parliament and state assemblies in 2019.

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Court orders for seizure of former special secretary' disproportionate properties

Patna | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

A special court today ordered for the confiscation of the properties of state Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Resources department`s the then special secretary Devendra Prasad in a proceeding under Bih

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Notice to Bihar teacher for urinating at public place

Patna |Wednesday, 2018 11:15:05 PM IST

In a first of its kind action, a schoolteacher in Bihar's Darbhanga district has been issued a notice for urinating at a public place, an official said on Wednesday.

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Four killed in separate mishaps in Bihar

Patna | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

At least four people were killed in separate mishaps in Supaul, Begusari and Bhagalpur districts today. While two people were killed in Supaul district, one each was killed in Begusarai and Bhagalpur

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Sushil requests RJD and Congress to participate in the human chain against dowry

Patna | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today appealed RJD, Congress and other opposition parties to participate in the human chain to be created across the state on January 21 against social evils li

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Governor warns against excess use of petroleum products

Patna | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik today warned against excess use of petroleum products as it was harming the environment badly. After inaugurating 'Sanrakshan Kshamta Mahotsava' (Saksham-2018) being or

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RLSP chief and Union Minister Kushwaha has sympathy for Lalu and family

Patna |Tuesday, 2018 3:45:04 PM IST

Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha, chief of the Rashtriya Lok Samta Party, an ally of the BJP, has been openly voicing sympathy for jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family, triggering speculation th

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Children with guardians may participate in human chain: Patna HC

Patna |Tuesday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

In a setback to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's much hyped "human chain" against child marriage and dowry to be organised on January 21, the Patna High Court on Tuesday has directed the state gove

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Train engine catches fire in Bihar

Patna | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Panic gripped passengers aboard 12402 Down New Delhi-Islampur Magadh Express when the train`s engine caught fire near Veer Kuer Singh halt in Buxar district today. Official source said here the engi

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Budget session of Bihar Legislature from February 26

Patna | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

More than one month long budget session of both houses of Bihar Legislature will begin from February 26. Special Secretary of Cabinet and Coordination Department Upendra Nath Pandey said here that a

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Nitish condoles death of Raghunath Jha

Patna | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today condoled the death of former union minister Raghunath Jha and said that Mr Jha`s late rites would be performed with full state honours.

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NDA and RJD camps present different looks on Makar Sankranti

Patna | Sunday, Jan 14 2018 IST

As witnessed on New Year, NDA and RJD camps presented different looks on Makar Sankranti today as NDA leaders celebrated the day with great enthusiasm, the main Opposition party RJD did not organise

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