Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday, praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying it was due to his leadership that India had gained so much respect in the world.
Patna: A day after Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) junior doctors went on strike following a clash with a patient's family, at least 16 patients were said to have died in the past 24 hours due to the lack of medical care in what once was known as the best hospital east of England.
Patna: Former Janata Dal – U President Sharad Yadav, who has essentially killed his own political career by going rogue against his own party in the aftermath of the collapse of the so-called Mahagathbandhan in Bihar, received yet another setback on Friday when the Election Commission sided with the Nitish faction of the party saying it was indeed the 'true' JD-U and hence, the election symbol of 'arrow' belonged to the party led by Nitish Kumar.
Patna: Junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) went on a strike on Thursday as they brought the medical care to a standstill following a brawl with the family members of a youth who died of dengue, according to the officials, before being brought to the hospital.
Patna: Health Minister Mangal Pandey, at a function held at the State Health Society in Patna on Thursday, flagged off 65 brand new ambulances to be used with the 102 service.
Patna: Protestors in Patna on Thursday burnt the effigy of film-maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali demanding ban on his film 'Padmavati' that has kicked off a nationwide storm for allegedly showing the 14th century queen in a less-than-virtuous light while also depicting the Rajput warriors of the time in a negative manner.
Edison, NJ, USA: Bihar and Jharkhand Association of North America (BJANA) community based in Edison, New Jersey in the USA celebrated Diwali at the Royal Albert Palace in the presence of over 350 people from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Delaware and Virginia states.
Hajipur: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in Hajipur on Wednesday launched a host of schemes for the welfare of prisoners in Bihar doing time for committing a host of crimes ranging from simple bribery to rape, armed robberies, and murder saying he felt empathy for them because of his imprisonment during the JP's call for Total Revolution in the '70s.
Patna: Kankarbagh police in Patna on Wednesday arrested nine men and seized 150 bottles of foreign liquors from their possession along with two cars that were used to make home deliveries to customers in the state capital.
Patna: A Special Investigative Team (SIT) on Wednesday arrested five persons including two women in connection with the so-called 'Toilet Scam' in Bihar.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, talking to reporters in Patna on Monday, dubbed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) heir-apparent Tejaswi Yadav saying his former deputy was 'merely a child' who had yet to learn quite a bit about politics before getting ready for the prime time.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, under the banner of 'Yuva Kranti Samvad' at S K Memorial Hall in Patna on Monday, said that if he had his ways, he would order killing of all corrupt politicians and pack the prisons of Bihar with criminals.
Patna: Sapna Kumari, the 9th-grader who brought laurel to her state and her school after she led Bihar to victory in the Northeast Zone Under-19 Girls' Cricket tournament held recently in Dhanbad, was honored by the officials of Bapu Smarak Mahila Uchcha Vidyalaya in Kadam Kuan.