Patna: Impressed by its name and fame in the world of education, a joint team of the Moscow State University and People's Friendship University of Russia arrived at the Super 30 Institute in Patna on Monday to learn the secrets of its success from its founder and mathematician Anand Kumar.
Patna: Police in Patna are cracking down on those who, defying common-sense safety precautions, are busy taking 'selfies' on the Jaya Prakash Setu between Digha and Sonepur resulting in disastrous effects in many cases.
Patna: In a boost to the Janata Dal – U, a Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader and a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader joined Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's party on Monday in the presence of senior party leaders.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, despite some of his surrogates stating bluntly that the Janata Dal – U chief would not be attending the August 27 rally organized by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) in Patna, at a press meet in Patna on Sunday said he would take part in it only if invited by RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.
Patna: In what could have been a major aviation disaster in Patna's history, 174 travelers along with a team of flight crew walked out of Flight Number 6E-508 Indigo Airlines unscathed at the Jaya Prakash Narayan Airport after a major technical snag forced the pilot to stop the aircraft just seconds before being airborne on Friday evening.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday held a high-level meeting of top government officials to review preparedness for impending flood in North Bihar and other areas though he also admonished them not to ignore drought that prevails in many parts of the state.
Patna: Activists with allegiance to the Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI), a Communist outfit, in Patna on Friday took out an anti-GST rally condemning the Narendra Modi government of trying to eliminate the poor and lower middle class in favor of ultra-rich who, they claimed, had the Prime Minister in their back pockets.
Patna: With education in Bihar marred in scandals and schools and colleges in worst shape than ever before under the current Grand Alliance regime, the Raj Bhawan, hoping to salvage whatever is left of Bihar education, summoned registrars, finance officers, and other top officials of all universities in Bihar to discuss strategies in an effort to put back education on track.
Patna: A Vigilance team in Patna on Thursday arrested the in-charge of Beur Police Station after he was caught red-handed taking Rs. 1.25 lakh in bribe money from a man seeking to file an FIR against someone over an ongoing land dispute.
Patna: Railway police in Patna on Wednesday arrested three men from Platform No. 2 of Patna Junction and seized 277 bottles of foreign liquors hidden in storage carton boxes and three sound boxes.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday inaugurated the SportsFit World, a gym chain started by former Indian Test Cricketer M S Dhoni, in Raja Bazaar area while also becoming the first honorary lifetime member of the club at a token fee of Re. 1.
Patna: With the drumbeat of a split in the Grand Alliance in Bihar getting louder by the day, Janata Dal – U national General Secretary and Rajya Sabha member K C Tyagi did no favor to the Mahagathbandhan when on Tuesday he said that the JD-U felt more at ease when it was part of the BJP-led NDA than when it is in alliance with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress.
Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference at his residence in Patna on Tuesday, announced that the two of Lalu Prasad Yadav's son in the Nitish cabinet would soon be in the clutches of the law and no attempt by their father would succeed in saving them.