Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, soon after returning from Ranchi where he was to appear before a CBI court in connection with the fodder scam, called press reporters to his home to continue from where his son Tejaswi Yadav left yesterday during a similar press conference.
Patna: District Magistrate Sanjay Agrawal, batting for Nitish Kumar's agenda against child marriage in Bihar on Wednesday pushed the ball a few more yards for the Chief Minister when he held a meeting with Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, and Christian religious leaders and asked them not to preside over weddings that involved underage children.
Patna: It was a meeting of the Yadavs, for the Yadavs, and by the Yadavs when two rival Yadav groups clashed with each other at the election of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) district presidents on Wednesday leaving one man with a cracked skull and several other injured in a violent outbreak of the RJD workers.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, at a meeting with industrialists and businessmen of Bihar on Wednesday, announced that the state would not charge late fine to those who failed to file their Goods and Service Tax (GST) returns on time.
Patna: With his father and party President Lalu Prasad Yadav away to attend court proceedings in Jharkhand, his son and former Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav filled in for him on Tuesday to lampoon his former boss and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on prohibition issue saying the whole thing was a big joke that, instead of curtailing alcoholism in the state, had given rise to illegal trade and corruption within the system.
Patna: In a major victory for the contract teachers in government schools in Bihar, the Patna High Court on Tuesday, agreeing with their demand, said that they were entitled to the salary comparable to those who were appointed on normal, regular basis.
New Jersey, USA: It was a proud moment for the executive team of Bihar Jharkhand Association of North America (BJANA) that organized Chhath Puja for the first time in its history, at Thompson Park lake in Monroe, New Jersey.
Kharagpur: The 59th Spring Fest, an annual social and cultural fest of the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, will be held between January 26 to January 28, 2018.
Patna: With years of debates, blames and counter-blames between the state and the central government over the efficacy and expansion of the Patna Airport, an agreement was reached on Monday when the Union Civil Aviation Minister, during a meeting with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, approved a plan to expand the main terminal building that would allow the airport to function round the clock and not just at certain times only.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) activists in Patna on Monday burnt the effigy of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Raj Thackeray whose supporters, like many times in the past, beat up people from Bihar and other north Indian states a few days ago.
Patna: In a tragic accident on Sunday morning, three persons were killed when a passenger bus coming to Patna from Ranchi slammed into a tractor-trailer in Khemani Chowk under Patrakar Nagar police station.
Patna: On his way to make his appearance in a Ranchi court in connection with his involvement in the decades old fodder scam, a nonchalant Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav in Patna on Sunday offered his analysis on the upcoming Gujarat election saying the fact that the Janata Dal – U is not going with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Narendra Modi's state was indicative of the fact that all was not well within the NDA.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) heir-apparent and former Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav on Saturday slammed Bihar Chief Minister and his former boss Nitish Kumar in connection with the five deaths allegedly caused by consuming illicit liquor in Bihar's Rohtas district.