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Bihar class 12 (Arts) topper Ganesh Kumar arrested, result suspended
Bihar class 12 (Arts) topper Ganesh Kumar arrested, result suspended

In a significant development, Bihar Board Class 12 (Arts) topper Ganesh Kumar was on Friday arrested by the police whereas his result was cancelled by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) with immediate effect, the Bihar School Examination Board's Anand Kishore announced. 

Lalu Prasad not to attend Karunanidhi's birthday celebrations
Lalu Prasad not to attend Karunanidhi's birthday celebrations

 RJD president Lalu Prasad will not attend the birthday celebrations of DMK chief M Karunanidhi in Chennai tomorrow, which is being seen as a major event to bring together non-BJP parties ahead of the presidential elections.

Bihar govt calls for CBI probe into immolation deaths of sugar mill workers

Bihar government has recommended CBI inquiry into the death of two sugar mill workers union leaders at Motihari in an alleged self-immolation attempt to protest against non-payment of arrears.

 

Not all well in Nitish Kumar govt? Tejaswi, Tej Pratap skip meet called by Bihar CM
Not all well in Nitish Kumar govt? Tejaswi, Tej Pratap skip meet called by Bihar CM

It seems like not everything is well under the leadership of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

In heart-wrenching tale of apathy, Bihar hospital transports woman's body in garbage cart
In heart-wrenching tale of apathy, Bihar hospital transports woman's body in garbage cart

Instead of using a stretcher, the hospital staff allegedly carried her body in a garbage cart for autopsy.  

Bihar: Bottles containing 60,000 liters of liquor crushed
Bihar: Bottles containing 60,000 liters of liquor crushed

The Bihar police on Friday crushed bottles and pouches containing total 60,000 liters of liquor in Rohtas district.

ED files money laundering case to probe Bihar toppers scam

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case to probe alleged irregularities in the 2016 Bihar toppers scam case related to the state school examination board.

Another Ruby Rai! Bihar's Class XII topper in Arts stream says Lata Mangeshkar is known as 'Maithili Kokila'
Another Ruby Rai! Bihar's Class XII topper in Arts stream says Lata Mangeshkar is known as 'Maithili Kokila'

In an interview to a TV news channel, Ganesh Kumar stumbled over queries on music subject, in which he scored 65 out of 70 in practicals.

Janata Dal (United) rubbishes Bihar 'topper scam'
Janata Dal (United) rubbishes Bihar 'topper scam'

Branding the Bihar topper scam news as utter rubbish, the Janata Dal (United) on Friday said the news is being used by certain outlets in the media for the sheer purpose of sensationalism.

CA linked to Lalu Yadav's daughter Misa to be produced before Delhi court today
CA linked to Lalu Yadav's daughter Misa to be produced before Delhi court today

Rajesh Agarwal, the chartered accountant linked to the RJD chief Lalu Yadav's daughter Misa Bharti's firm, will be produced in a Delhi court on Friday in connection with a money laundering case.

Bihar Board gives clean chit to Arts topper Ganesh Kumar, says merits can't be questioned
Bihar Board gives clean chit to Arts topper Ganesh Kumar, says merits can't be questioned

After Bihar Arts topper Ganesh Kumar came under scanner as he allegedly failed to show his academic credentials as per his scores giving rise to speculations of another topper scam in the state, the Bihar School Exam Board chairman Anand Kishore on Thursday gave a clean chit to the former saying no one can raise question on his merit. 

Bihar board results shocker: Students crack JEE (Mains) but fail in Class 12 exam
Bihar board results shocker: Students crack JEE (Mains) but fail in Class 12 exam

Almost a year after the infamous 'Bihar school topper scandal', the state board examination result is hogging the limelight but for all the wrong reasons.

66 Jharkhand schools and colleges see zero results

There are 33 intermediate colleges and the same number of schools with Class 10 where not a single student cleared the examination.

Nancy Jha murder case: Throat slit, wrists cut, acid poured all over body – Know about spine chilling story from Bihar's Madhubani
Nancy Jha murder case: Throat slit, wrists cut, acid poured all over body – Know about spine chilling story from Bihar's Madhubani

The horriffic murder of 12-year-old Nancy Jha in Bihar's Madhubani district has shook the state.

Bihar Board class 12th result: Education Secretary transferred over poor grading

With the poor results in the Bihar Plus-Two examination, in which 64 per cent of the examinees failed, triggering student agitation, the state government today ordered transfer of the education department secretary.

Setback for Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav as Bharat Petroleum issues notice to him over petrol pump license
Setback for Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav as Bharat Petroleum issues notice to him over petrol pump license

In a setback to Bihar minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad's son Tej Pratap, Bharat Petroleum has issued a notice to him.

Students protest poor plus two examination results in Bihar

Only 30.11 percent of students passed the test in the Science stream.

Bihar horror! School girl molested, male friend thrashed in Muzaffarpur, video goes viral
Bihar horror! School girl molested, male friend thrashed in Muzaffarpur, video goes viral

The video has been going viral on social media platforms since May 25.

20 people held, six liquor bottles seized in Bihar

As many as 20 people, including two girls, were arrested on Tuesday after they were found in inebriated condition and six liquor bottles seized from them at an integrated check post at Rajauli in Bihar's Nawada district, an official said.

SC gives time till July 31 to Bihar liquor co to dispose stock

Earlier, the court had extended till May 31 the deadline of April 30 for disposing of old stocks, including raw material, fixed by the Nitish Kumar government.

Mohammad Shahabuddin, Bihar strongman and former RJD MP, taken into CBI custody in journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case
Mohammad Shahabuddin, Bihar strongman and former RJD MP, taken into CBI custody in journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday took custody of former RJD MP Mohammad Shahabuddin in an ongoing investigation into a case relating to murder of journalist Rajdeo Ranjan.

Relief for Bihar liquor manufacturers, SC extends time for disposing old stock
Relief for Bihar liquor manufacturers, SC extends time for disposing old stock

Several liquor manufacturers approached the apex court seeking an extension of the May 31 deadline for moving liquor stocks out of the state.

Nitish Kumar again demands special category status for Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has again raised the demand for granting Bihar a 'special category status and special assistance' for its rapid growth.

Bihar MP's son killed in car crash near Allahabad

"The incident took place near Bankat village of Soraon police station area. Rajiv was driving the Honda City and was the sole occupant of the car," in-charge of Soraon police station Satyendra Singh said.

Ganga silting: Nitish Kumar requests PM to send experts to Bihar
Ganga silting: Nitish Kumar requests PM to send experts to Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send a team of experts to the eastern state before June 10 to assess the situation of silting in Ganga, as it was "causing ill-effects on the river."

Meeting with Narendra Modi was that of PM-CM only: Nitish Kumar
Meeting with Narendra Modi was that of PM-CM only: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi amid the buzz about growing bonhomie between the two.

Nitish Kumar to have lunch with PM Narendra Modi today, day after saying no to Sonia Gandhi
Nitish Kumar to have lunch with PM Narendra Modi today, day after saying no to Sonia Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi had recently called Nitish Kumar over phone and discussed with him the possibility of a consensus opposition candidate in the Presidential Election.