Patna: Writers, journalists, teachers, artists, and social workers in Patna on Wednesday held a rally at the Shaheed Bhagat Singh Chowk to protest the murder of noted journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bangalore on Tuesday.
Gaya: Five days after a court in Gaya held Rocky Yadav, the son of former Janata Dal – U legislator Manorama Devi and criminal-turned-businessman Bindeshwari Yadav, a.k.a. Bindi Yadav, and two other men guilty in the murder of 20-year old student Aditya Sachdeva, the same court on Wednesday sentenced the three men to life imprisonment under various acts of the Indian Penal Code.
Patna: A delegation of government oil companies on Tuesday met with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his residence and handed over a check of Rs. 15 crore towards the flood relief fund.
Patna: The state was in the grip of a major violence on Tuesday as thousands of people under Digha police station attacked a police team that had gone there, at the order of the Patna High Court, to remove illegal construction from the land owned by the Housing Board.
New Delhi: Misa Bharti, the daughter of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) duo Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi, could be in a heap of trouble after the office of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday sealed her posh farmhouse property at the outskirts of Delhi under tough money-laundering law of the nation.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at the weekly Lok Samvad meeting at his residence on Monday expressed his faith in the Central government saying he was confident Prime Minister Narendra Modi would come through in providing adequate financial help for the development of Bihar.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi and Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Chairperson V K Saxena jointly kicked off the 47th National Junior Boys' Chess Championship and 32nd National Junior Girls' Chess Championship at the Pataliputra Sports Complex in Patna on Sunday.
Patna: Reacting to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's allegation that he was engineering a plot to split the Congress Party in the state in an attempt to bolster his own party's standing within the NDA, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that Yadav was in the habit of making such baseless allegations that were not grounded in truth or reality.
Patna: Hoping to capitalize on the BJP's decision to keep Janata Dal – U leaders at bay from the latest expansion of the Modi administration at the Center, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, at a press conference at his home in Patna on Sunday, tried to pour salt in Nitish Kumar's wounds saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi had obviously not forgotten about how poorly he was treated by the JD-U leader during the last Lok Sabha elections.
New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwini Kumar Choubey, who was groomed by none other than Loknayak Jaya Prakash Narayan himself, and the officer who had arrested BJP patriarch L K Advani during his Ram Mandir Rath Yatra in Bihar in 1990, Raj Kumar Singh, were two of the party leaders who were inducted in the Narendra Modi-le NDA government at the Center at a function in Delhi on Sunday.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said that there was no talk between him and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders at the Center about his MPs being accommodated in the latest reshuffle of the cabinet saying he, like others, heard the rumors of JD-U possibly being included in the cabinet through the media only.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday took shots at his 'estranged big brother' and Lalu Prasad Yadav for the latter's turnaround on the contentious prohibition issue saying the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President was only half-heartedly supportive of his prohibition decision and now that he was not part of the Grand Alliance, Yadav was openly out against prohibition in the state.
Gaya: Rocky Yadav, the son of former Janata Dal – U legislator Manorama Devi and criminal-turned-businessman Bindeshwari Yadav, a.k.a. Bindi, was announced guilty by a Gaya court on Thursday in the Aditya Sachdeva murder case that occurred on May 9, 2016 in Gaya following a brief encounter between the two involving road rage.