Patna: Teachers, professors, and students on Wednesday paid glowing tribute to noted author Acharya Shiv Pujan Sahay to mark his 125th birth anniversary at a function held at Arvind Mahila College in Patna.
Patna: Communist Party of India (ML) General Secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya, at a press conference in Patna, on Tuesday said that his party, along with other leftist parties in India, would give a strong and appropriate reply to the 'insane and violent' politics of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that he said was the model for fascism and communalism.
Patna: Following a high-speed chase and a police encounter leading to bullets flying from both sides, law enforcement officials in Patna on Tuesday nabbed a member of the chain-snatching gang that has been terrorizing the city, mostly women, for more than three months now.
Patna: In spite of the collapse of the Mahagathbandhan government in Bihar for which he is largely credited, BJP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi is far from being done exposing the shady lifestyle of the Lalu household as he released even more documents to prove that Rabri Devi, wife of Lalu Prasad Yadav, sold three flats to one person just a couple of months ago in an attempt to evade attention from Income Tax Department or other investigative agencies.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday observed Raksha Bandhan by tying rakhi to a tree in the Veer Kunwar Singh Park, previously known as Harding Park, where he emphasized the need for planting more trees to raise the percentage of green areas in the state.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday inaugurated the newly-built eyecare center and the eye bank in the Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) saying the new government in Bihar would help develop the hospital as a model healthcare center that would be emulated by other such institutes in Bihar.
Patna: Supreme Court Judge and National Legal Services Authority Executive Chairperson Justice Dipak Mishra, at a function in Patna on Sunday, inaugurated the 'Tele Law' scheme, a Central Government endeavor to provide legal aid services through Common Services Centers (CSCs) portal at the panchayat level.
Patna: In his first major speech since re-joining NDA a couple of weeks ago breaking his 20-month old tie with Lalu Prasad Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress Party, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at a function in Patna on Sunday, tried to cajole the Modi government to raise financial assistance to Bihar since both the state and central government were now under the NDA rule.
Patna: The women members of the Congress Party in Bihar on Saturday staged a protest in Patna to condemn the attack on the vehicle of Congress National Vice President Rahul Gandhi during his visit to flood-affected town of Dhanera in Gujarat last Friday.
New Delhi: Former Union Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader M Venkaiah Naidu was elected the 13th Vice President of India on Saturday when he defeated the opposition candidate and former Governor of West Bengal Gopal Krishna Gandhi 516-244, a margin of 272 votes.
Patna: After going on a tantrum spree for the last ten days since the 'betrayal' of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, senior Janata Dal – U leader and former party national President Sharad Yadav, seemingly resigned to his fate saying he would after all attend the party's working committee meet in Patna on August 19.
Patna: Janata Dal – U spokesperson and legislator Sanjay Singh, reacting to the news of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav's decision to embark on a 'yatra' from Mahatma Gandhi's historic cottage in Champaran district later this month to 'atone' for his sin of going along with Nitish Kumar, hit out at the former Deputy Chief Minister asking him to explain what else he would seek penance for during his Gandhi-like Champaran Yatra.
Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav, still trying to come to terms with his sudden loss of power in Bihar in the wake of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's shocking move to sever ties with the Grand Alliance only to go back to the NDA fold, said that he would launch his 'Vishwasghat Yatra' against his former boss from West Champaran district on August 8.