Bihar polls: Political opinion of Jahanabad voters

In Zee News Special segment of Bihar election we spoke with jahnabad's people who felt disheartened by the fact that despite lying between Patna and Bodh Gaya the area lies undeveloped.

PM Modi describes Buddha as India's "crown jewel", says Bodh Gaya will be developed into spiritual capital

PM Modi describes Buddha as India's "crown jewel", says Bodh Gaya will be developed into spiritual capital

Describing Bodh Gaya as the "land of enlightenment", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government would develop the site as the spiritual capital for it to serve as a civilisational bond between India and the Buddhist world.

Know why Nitish Kumar didn't find time to meet PM Narendra Modi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday did not meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Bodh Gaya, as he had other engagements and the PMO did not consult the state government before finalising the schedule, a JD-U spokesperson said.

I would personally call India 'Buddhist India', says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Bodh Gaya to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave.
He became the first Prime Minister to visit Bodh Gaya after Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.

PM Narendra Modi in Bodh Gaya: As it happened on Saturday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Bodh Gaya to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave.

He became the first Prime Minister to visit Bodh Gaya after Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.

Here are the live updates of his visit:

PM Modi arrives in Bodh Gaya to attend Buddhist conclave

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bihar`s Gaya district on Saturday to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave in Bodh Gaya, officials said.

Feeling 'blessed': Narendra Modi visits Bodh Gaya today, first PM after Pandit Nehru to do so

Feeling 'blessed': Narendra Modi visits Bodh Gaya today, first PM after Pandit Nehru to do so

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday visit the historically significant site of Bodh Gaya where he will atend the concluding ceremony of International Buddhist conclave.

Bodh Gaya turns into fortress ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit

Security has been beefed up in Bihar's Gaya town in the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on September 5.

PM Narendra Modi's Bodh Gaya visit cancelled

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s visit to Bodh Gaya during his trip to Gaya in Bihar on Sunday has been cancelled, an official said on Saturday.

Anonymous person threatens to attack Mahabodhi temple

An anonymous person has threatened to attack the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, a top district official said on Tuesday.

Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs

Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs

In good news for MBA aspirants, the government Wednesday cleared the proposal for the setting up of six new IIMs in the country, which will start offering courses from the coming academic session itself.

India to gift Bodhi Tree sapling to China, Mongolia

India will gift a sapling of the sacred Bodhi Tree in Bodh Gaya to China and Mongolia this month, a temple official said on Saturday.

Nitish Kumar prays at Buddhist temple for quake victims

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday took part in a special prayer in the world famous Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya for the people killed in the devastating earthquake which hit Nepal and the state as well recently.

Buddha Purnima celebrated at Bodh Gaya

Thousands of Buddhists from across the world, including the monks, on Monday morning celebrated Buddha Purnima at Bodh Gaya in Bihar, where Lord Budhdha attained enlightenment.

Patna blast bares a vicious plot?

After a low intensity blast took place in Patna, on investigation, police found the live bombs to be equipped with the same timer device – of Lotus brand – that was used in the bombs that went off in 2013 at Narendra Modi’s rally at Gandhi Maidan ahead of the Lok Sabha polls and at Bodh Gaya.

Patna blast: Live bombs similar to those found in Gandhi maidan, Bodhgaya blasts

After a low intensity blast took place in Patna, on investigation, police found the live bombs to be equipped with the same timer device – of Lotus brand – that was used in the bombs that went off in 2013 at Narendra Modi’s rally at Gandhi Maidan ahead of the Lok Sabha polls and at Bodh Gaya.

Low intensity blast in Patna, two live bombs found

A bomb exploded in a flat in Bahadurpur housing colony area here but there was no report of any casualty, a police officer said.

Congress' 'Buddha to Gandhi' march attacked in Bihar, several injured

Several persons were injured when miscreants attacked Congress' 'Buddha to Gandhi' march in Jehanabad district of Bihar on Sunday.

Sri Lankan President visits Mahabodhi temple

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday visited Bodh Gaya and offered prayers under the Mahabodhi tree where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment.