Bihar News

President's rule only option left for Bihar: Chirag Paswan

LJP leader Brijnath Singh was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Patna.AK-47 shells were recovered from the spot.

Rags to riches: Bihar welder's son bags Rs 1 crore job offer with Microsoft
Rags to riches: Bihar welder's son bags Rs 1 crore job offer with Microsoft

Vatsalysa Singh Chauhan , a final year student of IIT Kharagpur , will be joining the IT giant in October this year.  

Earthquake of 5.2 magnitude jolts Nepal, 15 hurt; tremors felt in Bihar
Earthquake of 5.2 magnitude jolts Nepal, 15 hurt; tremors felt in Bihar

A big earthquake tremor jolted Nepal and Bihar on Friday night, as per the US Geological Survey (USGS).

Lok Janshakti Party leader gunned down

LJP leader Baijnathi Singh, who was on bail in a murder case, died, Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj said adding the attack appears to have been by his rivals over an old enemity.

Dalit students threaten suicide: Bihar govt must look into matter without delay, says Dharmendra Pradhan

Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday said that the Bihar government needs to look into the matter of sixty Dalit students threatening to commit suicide.

I will get married according to wishes of my parents: Bihar Deputy CM Tejaswi Prasad Yadav
I will get married according to wishes of my parents: Bihar Deputy CM Tejaswi Prasad Yadav

 Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejaswi Prasad Yadav said on Wednesday that his parents would choose a bride for him and that he would get married according to their wishes.

Four Kashmiri men detained for clicking pictures of IAF station Darbhanga

Four suspicious Kashmiri man were detained on Wednesday for clicking pictures of Indian Air Force station Darbhanga.

Patna High Court building glows with pride at 100

 Hailed as one of the finest specimens of European architecture, construction of the Patna High Court building, which turned hundred today, was pursued with "unfailing vigour" despite the Great War which otherwise had thrown a spanner in the building of the New Capital of young Bihar.

60 Dalit students from Bihar ​studying in Bhubneshwar threaten to commit suicide

60 Dalit students from Bihar studying at Rajdhani Engineering College in Bhubneshwar have threatened to commit suicide.

BJP accuses Nitish govt of bias against Dalit students

The BJP Tuesday attacked the Nitish Kumar-led dispensation alleging that it has failed to pay fees and hostel charges, under a government stipend scheme, of over 1000 dalit students studying engineering outside Bihar.

Bihar dumps toilet as panchayat polls necessity

The Bihar Cabinet on Tuesday decided that a toilet in their homes will not be a legal requirement for those wishing to contest Panchayat Elections to be held in March-April.

Naxal carrying reward of Rs 30 lakh killed in Bihar

Chirag Da was the chief of the Military Wing of Poorvi Bihar and Poorvottar Jharkhand special rea committee.

Thakur Chandan Kumar Singh - The man who has accused Lord Ram of 'domestic violence'

Lawyer Thakur Chandan Kumar Singh grabbed headlines when he filed a complaint-case against Lord Ram and his brother Lakshman.

A court in Bihar asks: Whom to punish if Lord Ram exiled Sita to forest?
A court in Bihar asks: Whom to punish if Lord Ram exiled Sita to forest?

The petitioner said he approached the court to seek justice for Sita. "I am in court, begging for justice to Sita."

Urine an effective medication, as useful as Dettol: Lalu
Urine an effective medication, as useful as Dettol: Lalu

According to former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav , urine is a useful medication and as effective as Dettol .

Nitish Kumar justifies Lalu Prasad's presence at govt programme

Lalu Prasad Yadav attended the function at Raghopur, his bastion, along with his minister sons Tejaswi Yadav and Tej Pratap.

Case against Lord Ram, Laxman filed in Bihar court, hearing today
Case against Lord Ram, Laxman filed in Bihar court, hearing today

A court in Bihar's Sitamarhi district has got a bizarre case in which the petitioner has sued Lord Ram for renouncing his wife Sita in Ramayana.

Lalu Prasad Yadav acting as 'proxy Health Minister' in Bihar?
Lalu Prasad Yadav acting as 'proxy Health Minister' in Bihar?

Lalu Prasad created a stir when he turned up at the function organised by Homeopathic Science Congress in Patna instead of his son.

Nitish Kumar attacks Centre for 'ignoring' Bihar in Smart City list
Nitish Kumar attacks Centre for 'ignoring' Bihar in Smart City list

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday hit out at the Centre for not selecting any city from Bihar in the the list of 20 smart cities and said the BJP-led Union government has no consideration to maintain regional balance.

Bihar student receives call from Pakistan to join ISI

A college student has allegedly received a phone call from Pakistan asking him to join ISI, police said today.

Nitish to be conferred social justice award

The award carries a plaque and cash of Rs 1 lakh.

Woman surfaces at Patna SSP's office, claims she was not kidnapped by Congress MLA

In a major twist to the case of a Congress MLA allegedly kidnapping a 20-year-old woman, the latter on Friday turned up before the Senior Superintendent of Police, Patna along with the MLA's driver Pankaj, whom she introduced as her boyfriend.

Nitish to re-start his janata darbar from February 1

 After a long break, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is set to resume his popular `janata durbar` (people`s court) from February 1 to listen to the grievances of the people, an official said here on Friday.

BJP attacks Nitish over closure of another case against Lalu

Opposition BJP on Thursday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the closure of a case against RJD chief Lalu Prasad and said by doing so it has played "the fool" with a constitutional body like Election Commission.

Shoe thrown at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar; know reason behind the act
Shoe thrown at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar; know reason behind the act

A man hurled a shoe at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday, but it missed the intended target.

Man attempts to hurl shoe at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
Man attempts to hurl shoe at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

A man hurled a shoe at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a function at his native Bhakhtiyarpur in Patna district today, after which he was arrested. 

RJD MLA's son allegedly thrashes doctor at govt hospital in Gaya
RJD MLA's son allegedly thrashes doctor at govt hospital in Gaya

The RJD lawmaker's son Ranjit Yadav allegedly barged into the hospital and thrashed doctor Satyendra Kumar with a wheel chair.

Temple demolition in Bihar sparks violent clash between police and locals
Temple demolition in Bihar sparks violent clash between police and locals

A violent clash broke out between the police and the locals in Vaishali district of Bihar when the police was in the middle of demolishing a temple yesterday in which several cops were injured.

Bihar celebrates 67th Republic Day

Bihar on Tuesday celebrated the 67th republic Day, with Governor Ram Nath Kovind hoisting the tricolour in the state capital city.

No need for review of reservation policy: Sharad Yadav

The Janata Dal (United) on Sunday suggested that there is no need for a review of the existing reservation policy in jobs and education, a day after Lok Sabha Speaker appeared to advocate a rethink on the policy.