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Bihar: 'Trust deficit' among grand alliance constituents, says Sushil Kumar Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday claimed that there was a "trust deficit" among the constituents of Bihar's ruling grand alliance over issues like demonetisation and their prime ministerial candidate for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and it has hit governance in the state.

Poisonous tea kills 2 in Bihar

 Two women in Bihar died after consuming poisonous tea as six continue to battle for their lives in Kaimur district, police on Tuesday said.

Donation sources of even Re 1 to political parties should be disclosed, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
Donation sources of even Re 1 to political parties should be disclosed, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Monday made a big statement in connection with donations to political parties.

Nitish Kumar mourns death of native soldier death in Pampore terror attack
Nitish Kumar mourns death of native soldier death in Pampore terror attack

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday mourned the death of soldier Shashikant Pandey who was killed in a terror attack at Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sushil Kumar Modi questions Bihar CM Nitish Kumar over post-liquor prohibition claims
Sushil Kumar Modi questions Bihar CM Nitish Kumar over post-liquor prohibition claims

The senior BJP leader also dismissed Kumar's assertion that China surged ahead after shunning opium and asked him "is there prohibition in China and other developed countries".

Bihar liquor ban: 155 cartons of IMFL seized from bank cash van in Darbhanga, two arrested

Bihar Police on Saturday seized at least 155 cartons of IMFL illegally traded from Haryana in a cash van bearing the sticker of a nationalised bank.

Bihar:155 cartons of Indian-Made Foreign Liquor seized from bank cash van
Bihar:155 cartons of Indian-Made Foreign Liquor seized from bank cash van

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has expressed concern over trade of liquor from a far off state like Haryana into the state and instructed police to unearth the network.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to attend Patels' gathering in Gujarat

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has extended support to the reservation stir of the Patels in Gujarat and agreed to attend a gathering of the community in the Saurashtra region on January 28, Patel community leader Hardik Patel said on Tuesday.

Bihar topper scam: Accused Diwakar Prasad found dead
Bihar topper scam: Accused Diwakar Prasad found dead

Diwakar Prasad, an accused in Bihar topper scam, was found dead on Thursday.

Alcohol ban: Bihar Police arrests 14 including liquor supplier in Patna
Alcohol ban: Bihar Police arrests 14 including liquor supplier in Patna

In a stepped-up campaign in favour of prohibition, the Patna Police nabbed 14 persons including a big liquor suppliers last night, a police statement said on Thursday.

In Bihar, youth flaunts booze session on Facebook, lands self, friends in jail
In Bihar, youth flaunts booze session on Facebook, lands self, friends in jail

Alcohol, spiced, domestic liquor as well as IMFL have been completely banned in Bihar since April 5, 2016.

Demonetisation a good step, now PM Narendra Modi should hit at benami transactions: Nitish Kumar
Demonetisation a good step, now PM Narendra Modi should hit at benami transactions: Nitish Kumar

Pinning hopes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation move, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday termed it as a drastic step.

Lalu Prasad Yadav's son marrying Baba Ramdev's niece? This is what Tej Pratap Yadav has to say
Lalu Prasad Yadav's son marrying Baba Ramdev's niece? This is what Tej Pratap Yadav has to say

Lalu Prasad had tweeted his pictures with Yoga guru Ramdev yesterday.

Baba Ramdev praises Lalu Yadav as "social and political heritage of country's politics"
Baba Ramdev praises Lalu Yadav as "social and political heritage of country's politics"

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday heaped praise on Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.

Supreme Court defers hearing on plea seeking transfer of Mohammad Shahabuddin to Tihar Jail
Supreme Court defers hearing on plea seeking transfer of Mohammad Shahabuddin to Tihar Jail

The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred its hearing till December 6 on the plea seeking shifting RJD strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan jail in Bihar to Tihar Central Jail in the national capital.

Manoj Tiwari appointed Delhi BJP president, Nityanand Rai given charge of Bihar
Manoj Tiwari appointed Delhi BJP president, Nityanand Rai given charge of Bihar

Both the new appointees are Members of Parliament. 

'Over 82% domestic violence victims in Bihar not satisfied with redress services'

Over 82 per cent victims of domestic violence in Bihar remain dissatisfied with redress services provided by relevant institutions such as helplines, police stations, NGOs in the state, a study has found.

Not averse to shifting Shahabuddin from Siwan to Tihar jail: Bihar govt to SC

The Bihar government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it is not "averse" to shifting of Shahabuddin from Siwan jail to Tihar prison.

Very little business in Bihar legislature

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was not present in either of the House. 

Very little business in Bihar Legislature as Opposition protests
Very little business in Bihar Legislature as Opposition protests

Lalu Prasad's RJD members demanded the Prime Minister to fulfill his "poll promise of providing Rs 15 lakh each in the bank accounts of people by bringing black money from outside."

Sushil Modi asks Nitish Kumar to review ties with RJD, Congress

With the political pot on the boil in Bihar since Chief Minister Nitish Kumar supported the Centre's demonetisation move despite protests by allies, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday asked him to review ties with RJD and Congress and said his party would consider any proposal of realignment from JD(U).

Take Nitish Kumar and get him married to your sister: Rabri Devi to BJP’s Sushil Modi
Take Nitish Kumar and get him married to your sister: Rabri Devi to BJP’s Sushil Modi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has supported the Centre's demonetisation move despite protests by allies.

Supreme Court to hear plea regarding transfer of Mohammad ​Shahabuddin to Tihar Jail today
Supreme Court to hear plea regarding transfer of Mohammad ​Shahabuddin to Tihar Jail today

The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear the plea regarding shifting RJD strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan jail in Bihar to Tihar Central Jail in the national capital.

Nitish Kumar apprehensive of Lalu, will welcome him into NDA: Paswan

LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan today said he will welcome Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar into the NDA and claimed that the JD(U) chief was apprehensive that his ally Lalu Prasad of the RJD would weaken his party.

Supreme Court to hear plea to transfer Mohammad ​Shahabuddin to Delhi jail
Supreme Court to hear plea to transfer Mohammad ​Shahabuddin to Delhi jail

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a plea for transferring Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan district jail to Tihar Central Jail and his trial in Delhi, the apex court said on Monday.

Nitish Kumar asks police to profile ex-liquor traders
Nitish Kumar asks police to profile ex-liquor traders

The police is already on the job to probe the illegal liquor trade network from a far away place like Haryana, said Nitish.

Nalanda University chancellor George Yeo resigns, says he wasn't notified about leadership change
Nalanda University chancellor George Yeo resigns, says he wasn't notified about leadership change

Nalanda University is located in the Buddhist pilgrim town of Rajgir in Nalanda district.

Here's why Bihar BJP President Mangal Pandey advised Shatrughan Sinha to join Congress
Here's why Bihar BJP President Mangal Pandey advised Shatrughan Sinha to join Congress

Bihar BJP President Mangal Pandey on Thursday advised actor-turned MP Shatrughan Sinha to join the Congress.

Rape accused RJD MLA Rajballav Yadav to remain in jail

The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled the bail of Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Rajballav Yadav accused of raping a minor girl.

Supreme Court cancels suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav's bail in minor's rape case
Supreme Court cancels suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav's bail in minor's rape case

Suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav had allegedly raped a minor girl at his residence in Biharsharif on February 6 this year.