Bihar

Liquor ban: Nitish Kumar takes dig at Lalu Yadav for opposing prohibition

Liquor ban: Nitish Kumar takes dig at Lalu Yadav for opposing prohibition

The RJD was a constituent of Grand Alliance government that had promulgated total prohibition in Bihar in April last year.

Dec 16, 2017, 22:11 PM IST
Sharad Yadav Rajya Sabha disqualification case: Delhi HC refuses to interfere

Sharad Yadav Rajya Sabha disqualification case: Delhi HC refuses to interfere

Sharad Yadav and Anwar Ali were disqualified from the RS on Dec 4.

Dec 15, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
Nitish Kumar concerned over illicit liquor business in dry Bihar

Nitish Kumar concerned over illicit liquor business in dry Bihar

Bihar CM on Thursday noted with concern that the illicit liquor business was thriving in the dry state.

Dec 14, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Intel alerts warn of Lashkar attack on Bihar’s Thawe temple

Intel alerts warn of Lashkar attack on Bihar’s Thawe temple

The intelligence authorities have expressed concern over a possible attack by terrorists on a famous temple in Gopalganj district in Bihar. According to reports, Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist Sheikh Abdul Naeem had activated a sleeper cell in the area and that cell might carry out an attack on Thawe temple in Bihar.

Dec 14, 2017, 08:07 AM IST
RJD defers 'Bihar bandh' to December 21

RJD defers 'Bihar bandh' to December 21

Monday's RJD march was dismissed by Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi, alleging that Lalu's party was trying to "protect the sand mafia as it funded the party". 

Dec 12, 2017, 18:46 PM IST
ED, CBI have strong proof against Lalu family, jail awaits them: Sushil Kumar Modi

ED, CBI have strong proof against Lalu family, jail awaits them: Sushil Kumar Modi

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi claimed the Enforcement Directorate, the CBI and the Income Tax department had "strong evidence" of benami transactions against RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and his family members and "they will not only face charge sheet but also be sent to jail and awarded punishment".

Dec 10, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
RJD to stage protest march in Patna on Bihar govt's sand mining policy

RJD to stage protest march in Patna on Bihar govt's sand mining policy

Main opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Saturday announced that it would stage a protest march here on Monday against "faulty" sand mining policy of the Bihar government which it said has caused crisis of sand and concrete and rendered lakhs of labourers jobless.

Dec 09, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
'Rat Eaters' of Bihar: 2.5 million Musahars among India's poorest people

'Rat Eaters' of Bihar: 2.5 million Musahars among India's poorest people

The rat kept crawling over Phekan Manjhi's arm as he battled to pin it to the ground before he eventually managed to kill it with repeated blows to the head.

Dec 07, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
Patna: Sweeper molests 8-yr-old student at school, arrested

Patna: Sweeper molests 8-yr-old student at school, arrested

The child was molested inside the toilet of the school by the staff. 

Dec 06, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
Defamation suit filed against Sushil Modi in Patna court

Defamation suit filed against Sushil Modi in Patna court

A defamation suit has been filed in a Patna court against Bihar Deputy Chief Minister.

Dec 05, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
'Undemocratic style of functioning': Sharad Yadav on disqualification from Rajya Sabha

'Undemocratic style of functioning': Sharad Yadav on disqualification from Rajya Sabha

Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Tuesday vowed to continue fighting against the undemocratic style of functioning to save democracy a day after he was disqualified from the Rajya Sabha.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified as Rajya Sabha members

Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified as Rajya Sabha members

Rebel JDU MPs Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar were disqualified from the Rajya Sabha tonight, according to a communication from chairman of the House M Venkaiah Naidu.

Dec 05, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Sushil Kumar Modi offers to find a bride for Tej Pratap, has 3 conditions

Sushil Kumar Modi offers to find a bride for Tej Pratap, has 3 conditions

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi has offered to find a bride for Tej Pratap.

Dec 04, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
Another LeT terrorist, associate of David Headley-like operative, arrested in Bihar

Another LeT terrorist, associate of David Headley-like operative, arrested in Bihar

Arrested operative provided logistics and other assistance to LeT terrorists

Dec 03, 2017, 08:36 AM IST
People now fear cows, not tiger: Lalu Prasad Yadav

People now fear cows, not tiger: Lalu Prasad Yadav

Lalu said that he would fight the BJP, even if he was "hanged in public" by the Narendra Modi government.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:51 PM IST
Geeta, who returned from Pakistan, doesn't recognise couple claiming to be her parents

Geeta, who returned from Pakistan, doesn't recognise couple claiming to be her parents

So far more than ten families from different parts of the country have claimed that Geeta is their daughter. But none of them could establish the claim.

Dec 02, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
NIA arrests suspected extremist in Bihar

NIA arrests suspected extremist in Bihar

The National Investigating Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested one person for suspected involvement in extremist activities from here.

Dec 02, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
Patna zoo tickets now available online with an additional charge of Rs 10

Patna zoo tickets now available online with an additional charge of Rs 10

After the online booking facilities get rolled up by the Patna zoo, the visitors will have to pay Rs 10 more for every booking made on the zoo's website as a convenience fee.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Land-for-hotel scam: Enforcement Directorate grills Rabri Devi

Land-for-hotel scam: Enforcement Directorate grills Rabri Devi

Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi reaches ED's office in Patna for questioning in a money laundering case.

Dec 02, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
2 Army jawans arrested for molesting, trying to kill girl on train

2 Army jawans arrested for molesting, trying to kill girl on train

Two Army personnel have been arrested from Etawah for allegedly trying to molest the daughter of a retired judicial officer on board the Magadh Express, police said today.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:22 PM IST