Patna: Less than a week after he carried out a survey of Patna ghats ahead of the Chhath festival, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday embarked on yet another boat ride on Ganga to review works going on at various ghats by the River Ganga to ensure his orders were being carried out and no stone was being left unturned to ensure the safety of the devotees.
Patna: Police in Patna on Sunday arrested four men in connection with the August 29 armed robbery of a cash van from Patna-Masaurhi Road under Dhanarua police station in which the criminals had gotten away with Rs. 45 lakh in cash.
Patna: Police in Patna on Sunday arrested one Chandrama Raj, a Christian pastor, for sexually assaulting two women after the victims filed a report with the Khajekalan Police station and an NGO dealing with such cases.
Patna: Janata Dal – U state President Vashisht Narayan Singh and national General Secretary RCP Singh, at a press conference in Patna on Sunday called the recent actions of former party President Sharad Yadav both comical and abhorrent for degrading the level of politics just to satisfy his own ego.
Patna: The pro-Lalu faction of the Congress Party in Bihar on Saturday organized a function in honor of the birth anniversary of Bihar's first Chief Minister Sri Krishna Singh at the Gyan Bhawan with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav himself being the chief guest for the occasion.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday paid floral tribute to Bihar's first Chief Minister Sri Krishna Singh at his statue at the Secretariat campus to mark his 130th birth anniversary.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav, relegated to commuting between Patna and Ranchi in connection with the fodder scam and holding rallies and maha-rallies at Patna Gandhi Maidan since the collapse of the Mahagathbandhan government in Bihar, at a press conference in Patna on Diwali day, said he would soon organize another massive rally in Patna to expose the corrupt NDA government in Bihar.
Patna: Heavy damage was incurred when a fire broke out in a building on Ashok Rajpath across from the B. N. College on Thursday morning gutting a furniture store on the ground floor while also causing severe smoke and water damage to other shops and residences in the building.
Patna: A day before the festival of light, Patna, with all of its glitter and grandeur, is all set to celebrate Diwali on Thursday as last-minute shoppers flooded the shopping centers in the state capital to purchase idols of Lord Ganesh and Goddess Lakshmi, hand-made 'gharondas', and of course, firecrackers to celebrate Diwali with a big bang.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, at a function at Adhiweshan Bhawan in Patna on Wednesday, handed awards to a number of artists from across the nation to mark the Bihar Kala Diwas organized by the state Art and Culture department.
Patna: Newly-appointed Governor of Meghalaya and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ganga Prasad, at a function in his honor at the Dayanand Kanya Uchcha Vidyalaya in Mithapur in Patna on Wednesday, said that one's work, or karma, was his true religion and one should continue to fight against social evils to seek a perfect, harmonious community.
Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday presented yet another damaging report concerning the Lalu family saying an 11th person has surfaced now who has 'donated' valuable real estate to Misa Bharti, an MP and the eldest child of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and his wife Rabri Devi.
Patna: Keeping up with the tradition, Patna'ites on Tuesday made a beeline to their favorite jewelry, utensils, and electronic shops just as others paid a visit to auto and motorbike dealers in the state capital to do their shopping for Dhanteras.