Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister and son of Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi, Tejaswi Yadav, in his speech at the 'BJP Bhagao, Desh Bachao' rally in Patna on Sunday, tried to deflect from CBI cases against him and other members of his family by bringing up the Rs. 1000 crore Srijan Scam in the state saying the new Nitish government was trying to suppress evidence in what could be even bigger than the previous Vyapam Scam in Madhya Pradesh.
Patna: Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav declared war against Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Center by blowing a 'shankh' (conch-shell) at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday saying he promised to fight the NDA till he was successful in decimating those who were trying to destroy his family and the country.
Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday conducted aerial survey of four districts in Bihar devastated by flood causing deaths of over 400 people and destruction of properties and cattle to the tune of several crore rupees.
Patna: Two coaches of the 12023 Howrah-Jan Shatabdi Express were completely gutted when a fire broke in them around 2:30 early Saturday morning while being stationed on Platform No. 8 of the Patna Junction.
Patna: Railway police at Patna Junction on early Saturday morning arrested station Director B K Chowdhary and sent him to the Beur Jail under judicial custody in a case going back to 2007.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders in Patna continued to pounce on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for destroying the Grand Alliance saying the Janata Dal – U leader, to avoid being prosecuted in the multi-million rupees Srijan scam, had joined hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Patna: Those living in Patna with business or personal ties with Lucknow or those living in Lucknow with connection to Patna will appreciate the new Alliance Air direct daily service between the two historical cities with the introduction of Flights 9I-693/9I-694 on Thursday.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday surveyed flood situation in Araria, Katihar, and Kishanganj districts and met with flood victims to ensure they were properly taken care of.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Wednesday, accused the Nitish administration of trying to cover up the multi-crore rupees Srijan scam saying six days after the Chief Minister recommended a CBI probe into it, CBI sleuths were still to show up in the state.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav received a setback on Wednesday when Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her son and party national General Secretary Rahul Gandhi declined invitation to attend the RJD rally in Patna on August 27 and instead chose to send their representatives in their places.
Patna: Police in Patna on Wednesday arrested twenty members of the so-called bikers' gang following a crackdown on those who had tried to breach the security of the Chief Minister's residence while following the cavalcade of Janata Dal – U leader Sharad Yadav last Saturday between Patna Airport and the S. K. Memorial Hall near Gandhi Maidan.
Patna: Students of the College of Arts and Crafts in Patna on Wednesday, like many times in the past, staged a rally demanding the removal of Acting Principal Chandra Bhushan Srivastava saying their education was suffering in the absence of a 'real' Principal who cared about the future of his students.
Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, like his many previous predecessors, is all set to make the customary visit to the flood-affected districts in Bihar that has caused the loss of over 300 lives along with damages to crops and properties to the tune of crores of rupees.