Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Mrityunjay Tiwari went on an indefinite hunger strike in Patna on Saturday against his own Grand Alliance government of which he is a member of to express the state's inaction in providing government jobs to Bihar sportsmen on sports quota.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leaders in Patna on Sunday mourned the death of Rajiv Pratap Singh, the son of Vaishali MP Rama Singh who died in a road accident near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday afternoon after the vehicle he was driving rammed into a stationary truck from behind.
New Delhi: In a setback to the Lalu clan and particularly to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President's daughter and Rajya Sabha member Misa Bharti, the Income Tax department on Wednesday issued a summon to her and her husband Shailesh Kumar in connection with an investigation involving 'Benami' asset to the tune of several crore rupees.
Patna: Junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) boycotted work on Wednesday in protest against police lathi-charge on PG students on Tuesday affecting medical care and treatment much to the inconvenience of patients and their family members.
Hazaribagh, Jharkhand: Following his conviction by a Hazaribagh court on May 18 relating to the murder of Janata Dal legislator Ashok Singh in 1995, the same court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former MP from Maharajganj Prabhunath Singh and two others in the same case.
New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on late Monday evening arrested Rajesh Agrawal, a Chartered Accountant, on charges of money laundering and a host of other crimes involving setting up of shell accounts for his clients and helping them acquire properties under fake names.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference in Patna on Tuesday, said that once he was done with exposing the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief's family, he would turn his attention towards other RJD leaders who, he said, have also amassed wealth beyond their known sources of income.
Patna: Less than a week after a massive fire destroyed most of the GV Mall on Boring Road in Patna, another building adjacent to the GV Mall caught fire on Tuesday destroying many shops while causing damage to the tune of several lakh rupees.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Patna Saheb and former actor Shatrughan Sinha, whose allegiance to BJP has always been in question due to his consistently favorable views of some of the BJP's ardent political opponents like Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar, ignited yet another political storm on Monday when he tweeted pro-Lalu and pro-Arvind Kejriwal comments much to the dismay of his own party leaders.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader and Madhepura MP Pappu Yadav, continuing his violent rhetoric against politicians and bureaucrats, once again advocated assassination of corrupt leaders and government officials or death by hanging to eradicate corruption from the nation.
Patna: Patna High Court Chief Justice, at a simple ceremony at the Marble Hall on Monday administered the oath of secrecy to six new judges though that still leaves 18 posts of judges vacant.
Patna: Congress leaders on Sunday observed the 26th anniversary of the assassination of former Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi at a function at Sadaqat Ashram, the party state headquarters in Patna.
Patna: A day after a vicious fire nearly gutted the GV Mall on Boring Road in Patna on Saturday, yet another fire in Kankarbagh on Sunday afternoon destroyed a dozen or so shops causing a loss of several crore rupees.