close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Bihar News

Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express robbers will be nabbed soon: Indian Railways
Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express robbers will be nabbed soon: Indian Railways

Expressing concern for the passengers looted this morning in the Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express, the Indian Railways has assured that the perpetrators would be nabbed at the earliest.

President Pranab Mukherjee to attend Satyagrah centenary event in Patna on Apr 17
President Pranab Mukherjee to attend Satyagrah centenary event in Patna on Apr 17

President Pranab Mukherjee will attend Mahatma Gandhi's Champaran Satyagrah's centenary celebrations later this month in Patna, where a host of events have been lined up to mark 100 years of the historic movement.

Shocking! Dacoits attack Delhi-Patna Rajdhani train in Bihar; passengers thrashed, valuables looted
Shocking! Dacoits attack Delhi-Patna Rajdhani train in Bihar; passengers thrashed, valuables looted

In a shocking incident, a dacoity case on Sunday was reported in Patna-Rajdhani Express near Buxar district of Bihar.

No wrong in Bihar CM appointing Prashant Kishor as advisor: SC
No wrong in Bihar CM appointing Prashant Kishor as advisor: SC

The Bihar government's decision to appoint political strategist Prashant Kishor as an advisor to Nitish Kumar got a thumbs up from the Supreme Court which said on Friday the chief minister is not an expert on all issues and can have person as an advisor on matters of public importance.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to campaign for JD(U) candidates in MCD polls
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to campaign for JD(U) candidates in MCD polls

This will be the JD(U) president's maiden campaign in the national capital for the local polls and underlines the party's drift from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP.

Bihar CM not wrong in giving cabinet status to poll strategist Prashant Kishore, won't interfere: SC
Bihar CM not wrong in giving cabinet status to poll strategist Prashant Kishore, won't interfere: SC

"The Chief Minister might have confidence in him and he might have worked with him. We can't interfere," NDTV quoted Chief Justice JS Khehar as saying.

Sushil Modi asks Nitish Kumar to break silence on Bihar soil scam
Sushil Modi asks Nitish Kumar to break silence on Bihar soil scam

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday urged Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to break his silence on the soil purchase scam involving family members of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav.

Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav named in Bihar soil scam worth Rs 90 lakh; ministers threatens Sushil Modi of defamation suit
Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav named in Bihar soil scam worth Rs 90 lakh; ministers threatens Sushil Modi of defamation suit

Bihar Chief Secretary Anjani Kumar Singh on Thursday ordered a probe into alleged soil scam worth Rs 90 lakh involving Lalu Prasad Yadav's son and state Forest and Environment Minister Tej Pratap. 

Now, Nitish Kumar wants drones for quality check of roads in Bihar
Now, Nitish Kumar wants drones for quality check of roads in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday laid emphasis on building good roads in rural areas and directed to conduct their quality check with the help of drones.

Pappu Yadav's arrest raised in Lok Sabha again

Pappu Yadav founded Jan Adhikar Party after being expelled from the Rashtriya Janata Dal.

Over 45,000 held for violating Bihar liquor ban
Over 45,000 held for violating Bihar liquor ban

Over 45,000 people have been arrested in a year in Bihar for violating the liquor prohibition law imposed by the Janata Dal-United government.

Maoist arrested in Bihar's Jamui; cache of arms, ammunition recovered from Banjama forest

A Maoist was arrested and a cache of arms and ammunition recovered from the Banjama forest in this district, police said on Tuesday.

Violence in Bihar's Nawada after Ram Navami posters torn; stone pelting on members of a community reported
Violence in Bihar's Nawada after Ram Navami posters torn; stone pelting on members of a community reported

An incident of stone pelting has been reported from the district here after some miscreants on Tuesday tore up posters and flags of Ram Navami festivity.

Communal tension in Bihar town over torn posters

Communal tension gripped a town in Bihar on Tuesday after religious posters were torn by anti-social elements a day ahead of the Ram Navmi festival on Tuesday.

Bihar: Suspected Naxal arrested; arms, ammunition seized
Bihar: Suspected Naxal arrested; arms, ammunition seized

Security forces have apprehended a suspected Maoist cadre and seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition after an operation in Jamui district of Bihar

Bihar: Five children drown in pond in Kaimur, govt announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

Five children drowned in a village pond in Bihar`s Kaimur district on Monday.

Nitish Kumar hails Supreme Court order banning liquor sale along NHs
Nitish Kumar hails Supreme Court order banning liquor sale along NHs

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday welcomed the Supreme Court's order banning the sale of liquor along national highways and efforts in different states in support of prohibition.

India needs Bihar-like 'Mahagathbandhan', says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
India needs Bihar-like 'Mahagathbandhan', says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

A "Mahagathbandhan" (Grand Alliance) of non-BJP parties is needed at the national level to defeat the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Monday.

Ex-JD-U legislator arrested over minor girl's murder in Bihar

Former JD-U legislator Suryadeo Singh has been arrested over a minor girl`s death when he opened fire in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

First, PDP-BJP need to dismiss ideological differences: JD(U) on Hurriyat strike
First, PDP-BJP need to dismiss ideological differences: JD(U) on Hurriyat strike

Stressing on the tense situation currently prevalent in Jammu and Kashmir after the strike called by the Hurriyat leaders, Janata Dal (United) on Sunday claimed that the need of the hour is for the state government to come to an understanding in order to facilitate changes in the state.

Seven illegal slaughterhouses sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar
Seven illegal slaughterhouses sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar

Seven illegal slaughterhouses have been sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar.

Liquor manufacturers to remove stock from Bihar by May 31: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court granted on Friday time till May 31 to liquor manufacturers to remove their stock lying in Bihar where sale and consumption of all types of liquor have been banned.

NRI arrested in Bihar for theft, drinking

An non-resident Indian man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a motorcycle and consuming liquor in the dry state of Bihar, police said on Thursday.

Nitish Kumar for setting up University Service Commission in Bihar
Nitish Kumar for setting up University Service Commission in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday stressed on the need to set up a University Service Commission to expedite recruitment of teachers.

Nalanda University's vice-chancellor quits over sexual assault by students
Nalanda University's vice-chancellor quits over sexual assault by students

Based on the vision of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, the Nalanda International University came into existence on 25 November 2010 in Bihar's Nalanda district.

Nalanda student suspended for sexually harassing classmates; another accused transferred
Nalanda student suspended for sexually harassing classmates; another accused transferred

A student of the Nalanda International University here was today suspended on the charge of sexually harassing fellow students.

JD-U leader blames ally ministers for unutilised funds

A ruling JD-U leader has directly blamed Bihar ministers from alliance partners RJD and Congress for not utilising funds in as many as 182 development schemes in the last fiscal.

After eight years, BJP leaders attend Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s dinner feast
After eight years, BJP leaders attend Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s dinner feast

BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi attended the dinner, while others including Leader of Opposition in the Bihar Assembly Prem Kumar and Nand Kishore Yadav gave it a miss.

Madepura MP Pappu Yadav arrested

Patna police on Monday arrested Madhepura MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav in a two-month case of creating law and order problem here.

Nitish's dinner invite divides Bihar BJP
Nitish's dinner invite divides Bihar BJP

While senior BJP leader Nand Kishore Yadav said no to dinner diplomacy, ex-deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi made it clear he will attend the dinner at CM's official residence.