Bihar government

Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar govt for communal clashes, calls Nitish Kumar 'Nero'

Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar govt for communal clashes, calls Nitish Kumar 'Nero'

On April 4, 2018, the RJD had attacked the Nitish government for failure to check communal tensions.

Apr 05, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
Bihar: Sushil Kumar Modi fumes over delay in salary, writes to secretariat

Bihar: Sushil Kumar Modi fumes over delay in salary, writes to secretariat

Report said that directions have been given for action against officials.

Mar 18, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Nitish Kumar-led Bihar forms state-wide human chain to protest dowry menace

Nitish Kumar-led Bihar forms state-wide human chain to protest dowry menace

The Bihar government on Sunday held a state-wide protest against the menace of dowry.

Jan 21, 2018, 12:36 PM IST
Bihar teachers say no to Nitish's task of clicking people defecating, call it 'an insult to dignity'

Bihar teachers say no to Nitish's task of clicking people defecating, call it 'an insult to dignity'

The state has asked teachers to photograph those defecating or relieving in the open

Nov 22, 2017, 07:57 AM IST
43 get student credit card under Nitish Kumar’s scheme

43 get student credit card under Nitish Kumar’s scheme

As many as 43 students were on Monday given student credit card under the Bihar government’s scheme. With the issuing of these credit cards, total loan worth over Rs 28.62 crore has been distributed among the students.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
This Bihar govt video is a slap to those seeking dowry - watch

This Bihar govt video is a slap to those seeking dowry - watch

In association with UNICEF, the Bihar government released the video in October.

Oct 29, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
Supreme Court to hear plea to cancel Nitish's Legislative Council membership

Supreme Court to hear plea to cancel Nitish's Legislative Council membership

The Supreme Court today agreed to hear a plea seeking cancellation of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's membership of the state Legislative Council for allegedly concealing a pending criminal case against him.

Aug 01, 2017, 14:00 PM IST
Patna High Court dismisses RJD's petition against JD(U)-BJP government in Bihar

Patna High Court dismisses RJD's petition against JD(U)-BJP government in Bihar

The Patna High Court on Monday dismissed a petition by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) against the formation of new Bihar government by Janata Dal (United) – Bharatiya Janata Party.

Jul 31, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
JD(U)-RJD alliance is not going to work, Bihar needs clean-up, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Darbhanga

JD(U)-RJD alliance is not going to work, Bihar needs clean-up, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Darbhanga

Yogi Adityanath took on the JD(U)-RJD government in Bihar on Thursday.

Jun 15, 2017, 18:11 PM IST

Disposal of liquor stocks in Bihar: Manufacturers move Supreme Court

Liquor manufacturers from Bihar today moved the Supreme Court seeking a clarification on its May 29.

Jun 06, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

Lalu, kin involve in corrupt land deals of Rs 1,000 crore: BJP

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad alleged that these transactions were a case of "quid pro quo" as they date back to the period when Lalu Prasad was the railway minister.

May 12, 2017, 18:40 PM IST

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.

Mar 31, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Bihar liquor ban: Supreme Court refuses to extend license of four companies

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to extend license of four liquor companies in Bihar.

Mar 21, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
Bihar govt admits failure in RJD strongman Shahabuddin's bail case

Bihar govt admits failure in RJD strongman Shahabuddin's bail case

The Bihar government on Wednesday admitted its failure before the Supreme Court in not opposing the bail petition of RJD strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin in a murder case at the Patna High Court.

Sep 28, 2016, 22:43 PM IST
Why urgency to stay Shahabuddin bail now, SC asks Bihar government

Why urgency to stay Shahabuddin bail now, SC asks Bihar government

The Supreme Court on Monday mocked the avowed seriousness of the Bihar government in pursuing its petition challenging a Patna High Court order granting bail to RJD strongman and former party MLA Mohammad Shahabuddin, asking if it was so serious then why did it not challenge the order in the first instance.

Sep 26, 2016, 22:10 PM IST
Gandhi Foundation in UK appeals to Nitish to save Collectorate

Gandhi Foundation in UK appeals to Nitish to save Collectorate

London-based Gandhi Foundation has appealed to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to not dismantle the historic building but instead celebrate the structure's iconic architecture.

Jul 10, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Rogi Kalyan Samitis help Bihar health care facilities become patient friendly

Ashok Kumar/OneWorld South Asia

Jun 09, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Village Health, Sanitation and Nutrition Days make a difference in Bihar

Ashok Kumar/OneWorld South Asia

Jun 09, 2016, 10:05 AM IST
AICTE nod for 6 govt engineering, 10 polytechnic colleges in Bihar

AICTE nod for 6 govt engineering, 10 polytechnic colleges in Bihar

The decision to open 16 technical institutions is a part of Nitish Kumar-led Grand Secular Alliance government's 'Saat Nischay' (Seven resolves).

May 02, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

Patna's first mall 'P&M' may shut down soon: Report

Filmmaker Prakash Jha's P&M Mall in Patna may shut down soon, as the Bihar government has cancelled the allotment of lease of the land on which it had been constructed, as per a media report. 

Apr 28, 2016, 19:10 PM IST