Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday paid floral tribute to Bihar's first Chief Minister Sri Krishna Singh at his statue at the Secretariat campus to mark his 130th birth anniversary.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav, relegated to commuting between Patna and Ranchi in connection with the fodder scam and holding rallies and maha-rallies at Patna Gandhi Maidan since the collapse of the Mahagathbandhan government in Bihar, at a press conference in Patna on Diwali day, said he would soon organize another massive rally in Patna to expose the corrupt NDA government in Bihar.
Patna: Heavy damage was incurred when a fire broke out in a building on Ashok Rajpath across from the B. N. College on Thursday morning gutting a furniture store on the ground floor while also causing severe smoke and water damage to other shops and residences in the building.
Patna: A day before the festival of light, Patna, with all of its glitter and grandeur, is all set to celebrate Diwali on Thursday as last-minute shoppers flooded the shopping centers in the state capital to purchase idols of Lord Ganesh and Goddess Lakshmi, hand-made 'gharondas', and of course, firecrackers to celebrate Diwali with a big bang.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, at a function at Adhiweshan Bhawan in Patna on Wednesday, handed awards to a number of artists from across the nation to mark the Bihar Kala Diwas organized by the state Art and Culture department.
Patna: Newly-appointed Governor of Meghalaya and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ganga Prasad, at a function in his honor at the Dayanand Kanya Uchcha Vidyalaya in Mithapur in Patna on Wednesday, said that one's work, or karma, was his true religion and one should continue to fight against social evils to seek a perfect, harmonious community.
Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday presented yet another damaging report concerning the Lalu family saying an 11th person has surfaced now who has 'donated' valuable real estate to Misa Bharti, an MP and the eldest child of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and his wife Rabri Devi.
Patna: Keeping up with the tradition, Patna'ites on Tuesday made a beeline to their favorite jewelry, utensils, and electronic shops just as others paid a visit to auto and motorbike dealers in the state capital to do their shopping for Dhanteras.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, speaking at the "Conclave of New Roadmap' organized by a private news channel at Hotel Maurya in Patna on Tuesday, dismissed criticism against him by his former allies saying he did not care what others said about him because his focus continued to remain on the development of Bihar.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, while sitting at a dharna in Gardanibagh on Tuesday, demanded an apology from Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwini Kumar Choubey for saying that patients from Bihar were filling all big hospitals in metro cities.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday took a boat trip of the Ganga ghats in Patna to review preparation for the upcoming Chhath festival that falls between October 23rd and 26 later this month.
Patna: A day after Prime Minister showered praise on him declaring him one of the best Chief Ministers in the nation, Nitish Kumar returned the favor on Sunday when he called Narendra Modi as some someone who was fearless and who led the nation from the front.
Patna: Former Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Dr. Subramanian Swamy, speaking at a program organized by the Bihar chapter of Virat Hindustan Sangam in Patna on Sunday said that the Ram Temple in Ayodhya will be ready by Diwali next year and work on the proposed Sita Temple in Sitamarhi in Bihar would also begin soon.