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.
Patna: Speaking after his weekly Lok Samvad program in Patna on Monday, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar showed all signs of him now being comfortably ensconced in the NDA camp agreeing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on nearly every issue that he disagreed with him in the past.
Patna: First time since becoming the Central Minister of State for Energy, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R K Singh arrived in Patna on Monday where he was given a warm welcome by the state leaders, including party state President Nityanand Rai.
Patna: The 'Kalam Message' bus that was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Rameshwaram a few weeks ago to spread the message of late President of India APJ Abdul Kalam, arrived at Patna University campus on Monday amidst warm welcome by teachers and students alike.
Patna: Disgruntled Janata Dal – U leader Sharad Yadav got yet another step closer towards losing his Rajya Sabha membership and his near-certain expulsion from the party when he, at a meeting of his supporters and anti-Nitish forces in Delhi on Sunday, 'removed' Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as the party President and 'replaced' him with Gujarat party leader Chhotu Bhai Vasawa as JD-U's acting President.
Chennai: Senior Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and Member of Parliament from Araria Mohammed Taslimuddin passed away at the Apollo Hospital in Chennai on Sunday afternoon after a brief illness at the age of 74.
Patna: Reacting to Rabri Devi's yesterday utterance that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal – U leaders could shoot and kill her and her family members, JD-U spokesperson Neeraj Kumar, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday said that Rabri Devi needed to stop being so melodramatic and start blaming her own husband who, with his actions in the past, destroyed her family that is on the verge of being jailed.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, in the wake of the brutal murder of a 7-year old boy from Bihar at Gurgaon's Ryan International School, demanded a PIL filed against the school in Delhi High Court and nationalization of all schools and hospitals in the country.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) designated Nitish basher Shivanand Tiwari, at a press conference in Patna on Friday, accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of adopting double standard on the issue of corruption saying when his former Deputy Tejaswi Yadav was accused of corruption, the CM had advised him to come out clean before the public of Bihar but when corruption charges were leveled against him in the Srijan scam, he is advising his accusers to knock the door of a court or the CBI.
Patna: Road Construction Minister Nand Kishore Yadav, along with Building Construction Minister Maheshwari Hazari and PHED Minister Vinod Narayan Jha inaugurated the 'Engineers' Day' function organized by the Bihar Engineers Service Association (BESA) at the Abhiyanta Bhawan in Patna on Friday.