Patna High Court

PIL on Srijan scam dismissed by Patna High Court

PIL on Srijan scam dismissed by Patna High Court

The PIL was filed before the CBI took over the probe into the Srijan scam on August 26.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
Patna HC upholds life sentence of Shahabuddin in Siwan murder case

Patna HC upholds life sentence of Shahabuddin in Siwan murder case

Patna High Court on Thursday upheld the life sentence of former RJD lawmaker Mohammad Shahabuddin in connection with the 2004 Siwan acid attack case.

Aug 30, 2017, 15:29 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav demands Nitish Kumar govt for CBI probe into Rs 1,000 cr scam

Tejashwi Yadav demands Nitish Kumar govt for CBI probe into Rs 1,000 cr scam

Bihar's Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday demanded a CBI probe into the Rs 1,000 crore Srijan scam, in which government funds were transferred to private accounts between 2005 and 2013 when BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi was the Finance Minister.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:50 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
Patna HC to hear petitions challenging new Nitish Kumar govt

Patna HC to hear petitions challenging new Nitish Kumar govt

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday had a smooth sail in the confidence vote in the Bihar Assembly.

Jul 31, 2017, 06:27 AM IST
Gaya: Bihar Police destroys 7000 bottles of smuggled liquor worth Rs 30 lakh

Gaya: Bihar Police destroys 7000 bottles of smuggled liquor worth Rs 30 lakh

The local police on Sunday seized and destroyed over 7000 liters of liquor here, which was allegedly smuggled and brought into Bihar.

Jun 18, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi, Vice-President Hamid Ansari condole Justice Seth's demise

PM Narendra Modi, Vice-President Hamid Ansari condole Justice Seth's demise

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice-President M. Hamid Ansari on Saturday condoled the passing away of Justice Leila Seth.

May 06, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

PIL filed against Lalu's sons

The PIL comes in the backdrop of a series of allegations levelled by senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi over land deals by Lalu Prasad's family. 

Apr 20, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

Bihar topper scam: SC refuses to grant relief to Bachha Rai

Bachha Rai is the Secretary-cum Principal of Vishun Rai College in Vaishali district of Bihar

Apr 20, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee to attend Satyagrah centenary event in Patna on Apr 17

President Pranab Mukherjee to attend Satyagrah centenary event in Patna on Apr 17

President Pranab Mukherjee will attend Mahatma Gandhi's Champaran Satyagrah's centenary celebrations later this month in Patna, where a host of events have been lined up to mark 100 years of the historic movement.

Apr 09, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Seven illegal slaughterhouses sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar

Seven illegal slaughterhouses sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar

Seven illegal slaughterhouses have been sealed in Rohtas district of Bihar.

Apr 01, 2017, 08:57 AM 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

New Chief Justice of Patna High Court sworn in

Justice Rajendra Menon was today sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Patna High Court by Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind at a function here in Raj Bhawan.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Rape accused RJD MLA Rajballav Yadav to remain in jail

The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled the bail of Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Rajballav Yadav accused of raping a minor girl.

Nov 24, 2016, 12:06 PM IST
Supreme Court cancels suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav's bail in minor's rape case

Supreme Court cancels suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav's bail in minor's rape case

Suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav had allegedly raped a minor girl at his residence in Biharsharif on February 6 this year.

Nov 24, 2016, 08:51 AM IST
Gaya road rage case: Parents question the basis for granting bail to Rocky Yadav

Gaya road rage case: Parents question the basis for granting bail to Rocky Yadav

"It is a very bad day for Bihar that a criminal got bail as this is very shocking news for the entire nation. 

Oct 20, 2016, 17:35 PM IST
SC stays Patna HC order quashing liquor ban in Bihar

SC stays Patna HC order quashing liquor ban in Bihar

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the Patna High Court order quashing the Bihar government`s ban on liquor.

Oct 07, 2016, 14:32 PM IST
SC notice to Bihar MLA on plea challenging bail in rape case

SC notice to Bihar MLA on plea challenging bail in rape case

Raj Ballabh Yadav​, the MLA from Nawada, was accused of raping a school going girl at his residence in Bihar Sharif in February this year.

Oct 07, 2016, 14:06 PM IST
'Nalanda rape attacker out on bail, I'm scared for my family'

'Nalanda rape attacker out on bail, I'm scared for my family'

A rape victim from Nalanda, Bihar, has said in a WhatsApp message on Tuesday that she and her family are living in fear following the release on bail of her attacker -- a Bihar legislator now suspended from the ruling Rashtriya Janata Dal.

Oct 04, 2016, 14:38 PM IST