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.
Patna: It was yet another day of protest by the students of Bihar who are not letting go of their anger over what they call a deliberate manipulation of the Intermediate results by the Bihar Board to spread a false narrative that cheatings in school and college exams have finally come to an end thanks to the hard work of the state government.
Patna: Police in Patna, acting on a tip-off, pulled over a truck on By Pass Road on Monday and seized 492 cartons of Royal Stag whisky meant to be sold in the state capital.
Patna: Dozens of candidates for the post of Assistant Principals in various state engineering colleges and poly-technical institutes protested outside the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) building in Patna on Monday for the government's failure to fill in nearly a thousand posts lying vacant across the state.
Patna: Despite soaring temperature, around 46% people in Patna on Sunday cast their votes in the Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) election sealing the fate of over 1000 candidates for 75 posts in the electronic voting machines.
Patna: While Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was trying hard to convince his counterpart in Tamil Nadu on Saturday to impose prohibition in the state, education in Bihar refused to take respite from taking a nosedive as hundreds of angry students in the state capital, for the fourth consecutive day, protested outside the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) demanding a high-level probe in the Inter results and the resignation of Bihar Education Minister only to be roughed up and chased away by the lathi-twirling cops.
Patna: Ganesh Ram, the fake topper in Inter Arts, who was arrested from his home in Musallahpur Hat in Patna on Friday, was presented before a court on Saturday and was taken away to the Beur Jail for a 14-days incarceration under judicial custody.