Left parties call Begusarai bandh for Kanhaiya Kumar's release

A one-day bandh call given by Left parties in Begusarai, the native district of jailed JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, on Tuesday evoked a mixed response.

Feb 23, 2016, 15:00 PM IST

Panagariya to head panel to oversee revival of 3 urea plants

Government has set up a committee, headed by NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya, to oversee the revival of three urea plants as well as the progress of Jagdishpur-Haldia gas pipeline, entailing investments of Rs 23,000 crore.


Sep 25, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

Pradhan trashes bonhomie between Lalu Prasad, Nitish Kumar

Slamming the bonhomie between senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that the two leaders will not succeed in keeping BJP out of power in Bihar after Assembly polls later this year.

Jan 18, 2015, 20:10 PM IST

One killed as goods train`s engine derails after hitting truck

Engine of a goods train derailed on Barauni-Garhara loop line in Begusarai district after hitting a truck which was crossing the tracks at a dysfunctional crossing on NH31, Railway sources said.

Jan 27, 2013, 19:03 PM IST