In the Spotlight
Patna: Janata Dal – U leader and Nitish Kumar's chosen attack man Sanjay Singh, on Tuesday compared former party President Sharad Yadav to 'Shikhandi' – a eunuch character in Mahabharata – who owed his entire political existence to Nitish Kumar.
Noida: Patna's young golfer Aman Raj who turned pro only a year ago after making a name for himself in the amateur circuit for the past few years, led the pack with an impressive seven under par 65 in the first round of the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course on Tuesday.
Araria: Former Central Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP from Araria Mohammed Taslimuddin, who died after a brief illness at a Chennai hospital last Saturday, was given a state funeral at his native village of Sisauna in Araria district on Tuesday in the presence of over 50,000 people.
Patna: Police in Patna on Monday arrested eight men in connection with the killing of a movie theater owner in Bihta who was gunned down by motorcycle-borne criminals outside the cinema hall last Friday.