Patna: Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Keshav Prasad Maurya was given a warm welcome by the party members in Patna on Sunday where he dared Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to hold fresh Assembly elections if he was so confident of the success of his administration that, he said, was aided and abetted by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress.
Patna: Once again, the famed Super-30 coaching institute in Patna run by equally famed mathematician Anand Kumar aced the 2017 Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) with all of its 30 students passing the test living up to the institute's reputation.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President and former Chief Minister of Bihar Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday celebrated his 70th birthday by cutting a cake in the presence of his wife and ex Chief Minister Rabri Devi, his two sons, other family members, party leaders and loyalists.
Patna: Fed with the administration's failure to rid Patna from water-logging, angry residents of Postal Park under Jakkanpur Police Station on Sunday blocked the road by burning tires saying the road had been under six to eight inches of water for the past nine months but the government had not even sent one person to survey the area to find a remedy for the existing problem.
Patna: Acting on a tip-off, police in Patna on Saturday arrested three men on charges of soliciting business from Intermediate students promising to get them pass marks in all subjects for a fixed price set by them.
Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who has become the nagging thorn in the side of the Lalu clan for his relentless attack on Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) first family accusing them of acquiring properties through illegal means, fired yet another salvo on Saturday when he said that Rabri Devi's 'mysterious' gift-giver Lallan Chowdhary was actually a Below Poverty Line (BPL) cardholder in Siwan district.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday kicked off a two-day mango exhibition at the Deshratn Udyan at Patna Secretariat with more than 470 entries showcasing over 150 varieties of beautiful mangoes grown in various parts of the state.
Patna: Amid heavy security, counting of votes for the post of 75 ward councilors in Patna began on early Monday morning at the A N College as election officer Amarendra Kumar handed out certificates of winning to the successful candidates.
Patna: With protest over massive bungling in the Inter exam results not showing any sign of subsiding, Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader and an MP from Madhepura Pappu Yadav joined the students protest in Patna on Wednesday to demand sacking of Education Minister and Congress leader Ashok Kumar Chowdhary.
Patna: Sushil Kumar Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, is not done with the Lalu clan yet as he dropped yet another bombshell against Bihar's most prolific family saying Rabri Devi, the wife of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav and former Chief Minister of Bihar, was the owner of another property that was purchased under a fake name and then 'gifted' to her to evade legal implications.
Patna: Former Congress legislator Sunita Devi, along with a number of her supporters on Wednesday, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of party state President Nityanand Rai.
Patna: Torrential rain on Wednesday brought much-needed relief to the Patna'ites as the temperature dipped from a sweltering 40 plus degree for the last several days to a moderate 27.4 degree Celsius though bringing with it the usual misery like water-logging in many areas for which Patna is known for.
Patna: Upendra Kushwaha, Union Minister and the leader of the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), at a press conference in Patna on Monday, slammed the state government for destroying education in Bihar for many generations to come.