Women not safe in Bihar? After Nirbhaya-like gang-rape, another girl attacked with acid

Women not safe in Bihar? After Nirbhaya-like gang-rape, another girl attacked with acid

It seems that Bihar's law and order has taken a back seat in the state once again. A day after five men gang-raped a girl in Motihari district, another girl was attacked with acid on Friday.

BJP's alliance with Akali Dal will continue in Punjab: Jha

 BJP vice president Prabhat Jha has said that his party's alliance with Akali Dal in Punjab will continue and the two would contest the forthcoming Assembly elections together in that state, which are due next year.

PM Narendra Modi thanks those who organised yoga events

PM Narendra Modi thanks those who organised yoga events

President Pranab Mukherjee kicked off the celebrations at Rashtrapati Bhavan with around 1,000 persons participating in a mass yoga event.

Bihar toppers scam: Lalkeshwar Singh, Usha Sinha sent to 14-day judicial custody

Bihar toppers scam: Lalkeshwar Singh, Usha Sinha sent to 14-day judicial custody

Former Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh, his wife Usha Sinha and five others were on Wednesday remanded in 14 days judicial custody in connection with the intermediate toppers scam.

Bihar to skip official celebration of International Yoga Day; Nitish Kumar decides to celebrate World Music Day

Bihar to skip official celebration of International Yoga Day; Nitish Kumar decides to celebrate World Music Day

In December 2014, the UN General Assembly had adopted a resolution to establish the International Day of Yoga to be commentated every year on June 21. 

Yoga irrelevant without country-wide liquor ban: Nitish Kumar

Ahead of the International Yoga Day on June 21, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said the ancient discipline is "irrelevant without imposing ban" on sale of liquor across the country and appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to act in this regard.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dares PM Modi, asks him to ban liquor in all BJP-ruled states

In yet another attempt to take a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday dared the government in Centre to ban liquor in all Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled states.

Nitish Kumar asks women groups to help Bihar govt ensure quality education

Nitish Kumar asks women groups to help Bihar govt ensure quality education

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asked women self-help groups to report to the government if teachers in schools are punctual and students attending classes.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar seeks women groups' help for quality education

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar seeks women groups' help for quality education

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asked women self-help groups to report to the government if teachers in schools are punctual and students attending classes.

Real 'Vikash Parv' only by ordering liquor ban: Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said true celebrations will be if PM Narendra Modi gets the liquor ban imposed at least in BJP-ruled states.

Probe into BEd colleges for genuineness of degree underway: Nitish

In the wake of the toppers' scandal in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said a probe is underway to ascertain if the degree awarded by BEd colleges in the state are genuine or not.

Probe into Bihar B.Ed colleges for genuineness of degree underway: Nitish

Probe into Bihar B.Ed colleges for genuineness of degree underway: Nitish

In the wake of the toppers' scandal in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said a probe is underway to ascertain if the degree awarded by B.Ed colleges in the state are genuine or not.

Nitish announces Rs 25,000 for every rescued child labour

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday inaugurated 'Child Labour Tracking System (CLTS)' in order to keep a track of rescued child labour for their proper rehabilitation besides announcing financial help of Rs 25,000 for every rescued child labour to be given from Chief Minister's Relief Fund.

Nitish meets family of road rage victim Aditya Sachdeva

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Friday met the family members of Aditya Sachdeva who was shot dead by son of JD(U) MLC in a case of road rage last month, which has shocked the nation, and directed police to pray to the court for trial on a day-to-day basis.

Criminals have free run in Bihar as student kidnapped in broad daylight in Patna

Criminals have free run in Bihar as student kidnapped in broad daylight in Patna

Ever since the JD(U)-RJD government took power in Bihar, law and order has become a serious issue with some even alleging the return of 'jungle raj'.

Bihar toppers controversy: BSEB chairman Lalkeshwar Singh resigns

Bihar toppers controversy: BSEB chairman Lalkeshwar Singh resigns

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) had interrogated the BSEB chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad on Tuesday and seized some computers and hard disks.

Patna Police raids Bihar Board office; Class 12 toppers booked

Patna Police raids Bihar Board office; Class 12 toppers booked

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB), which conducts Class 12 exams, is also in trouble as it had announced the results last month.

BJP attacks Nitish Kumar on Intermediate exam muddle

Sushil Modi also criticised Nitish Kumar's order to do away with holding examination for students at class IX for their promotion.

BSEB results issue: FIR registered against Vishun Roy College director, 4 students

BSEB results issue: FIR registered against Vishun Roy College director, 4 students

The BSEB on Saturday cancelled the result of first and third toppers in the science stream.

Bihar exam row: Nitish Kumar dissolves BSEB probe committee, orders registration of FIR

The CM ordered that the entire matter be probed by the police and stern action be initiated against those found guilty.