Patna: Police in Patna, after nearly a week-long effort, arrested six persons, including one woman for conspiring to commit armed robbery at the house of one retired professor and planning to kill all the residents so as not to leave any witness who could identify them.
Patna: With Nitish Kumar back in the NDA fold after a gap of over four years, the state government is once again trying to recreate the magic of 2005 when, following the dramatic collapse of the so-called 'Jungle Raj' under the long 15 years of Lalu-Rabri rule, the new coalition administration of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Janata Dal – U tried to set a different tone that signified a fresh air in the state with development and crime control taking the center stage.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejaswi Yadav, miffed by the government's order to vacate his current bungalow to make room for the new Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, said that he would rather live with his parents than move into the new bungalow allotted to him by NDA government in the state.
Patna: Bihar Education Minister Krishna Nandan Verma inaugurated the Hindi Day/Kavi Sammelan at the Phanishwar Nath Renu Hall in Sahitya Sammelan in Patna on Thursday in the presence of a number of well-known authors, poets, and teachers.
Patna: Israeli Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon, at a meeting with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his official residence in Patna on Thursday, said that his country was ready to help India build a number of agricultural research centers across the nation including two in Bihar.
New Delhi: Despite being slapped once by the Election Commission that told him he was not entitled to claim the 'ownership' of the Janata Dal – U or its election symbol of arrow, the disgruntled JD-U leader Sharad Yadav said he was not giving up on the party that he built with his own hand or the symbol that he said rightly belonged to him.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Suraj Nandan Kushwaha on Wednesday filed a case against the son of Lalu Prasad Yadav and former Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav for lying to the Election Commission when he failed to list his land in Aurangabad that he bought for a price of Rs. 53.34 lakh in 2010.
Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Bollywood actor Shatrughan Sinha, while talking to reporters in Patna at a function to mark the third anniversary of the formation of the NDA government at the Center, said that he had worked very hard to develop his constituency of Patna Saheb and he hoped people will be able to appreciate his works.
Patna: District Magistrate Sanjay Kumar Agrawal on Wednesday held a meeting with the representatives of senior citizens of Patna to get a better understanding of their plight and asked officials to come up with ideas that offered protection to the elderly in terms of their expenses, health care, and social activities.
Patna: The Lalu-Tejaswi father-son duo, at a press conference at their residence in Patna on Tuesday, said that until they were successful in getting FIRs lodged against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi in connection with the multi-crore rupees Srijan scam, they would not rest.
Patna: In a major political setback for the estranged Janata Dal – U leader and former party President Sharad Yadav, the Election Commission on Tuesday rejected his stake on the party election symbol of arrow after he failed to submit required number of signature and other documents to support his claim.
Patna: Police in Patna on Tuesday arrested six men in connection with a three-month old armed robbery of employees of a petrol pump on Patna-Masaurhi Road under Gaurichak police station in which the criminals had gotten away with nearly Rs. 19 lakh in cash.
Patna: Bihar Water Resources Minister and a close aide of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, senior Janata Dal – U leader Lallan Singh, at a press conference in Patna on Monday, admonished Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav to 'remain within his limit' or else 'things could backfire on him'.