Patna

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
Bangladesh Army concludes training in Patna

Bangladesh Army concludes training in Patna

The Bangladesh Army Contingent concluded their training on Counter Insurgency and Counter-Terrorism Operations on Saturday.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:59 PM 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
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
Opposition create ruckus in Bihar Assembly, stages walkout

Opposition create ruckus in Bihar Assembly, stages walkout

Opposition MLAs on Wednesday created ruckus in the Assembly trooping into the well of the House and shouting slogans over law and order in the state, before staging a walkout.

Nov 29, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Nitish Kumar latest among state CMs to join the chorus of 'ban Padmavati'.

Nitish Kumar latest among state CMs to join the chorus of 'ban Padmavati'.

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is the latest among the state Chief Ministers to join the chorus of 'ban Padmavati'. 

Nov 28, 2017, 14:51 PM IST
Mother held captive by hospital, 7-year-old begs on street to clear medical bills

Mother held captive by hospital, 7-year-old begs on street to clear medical bills

The hospital refused to release the mother, who gave birth to a stillborn child, till the bills were cleared

Nov 28, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
Woman ‘apprehended’ in hospital after delivery sent home

Woman ‘apprehended’ in hospital after delivery sent home

According to reports, the stitches of the woman were not cut even 12 days after delivery.

Nov 26, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Sushil Modi's son's wedding venue changed for security reasons

Sushil Modi's son's wedding venue changed for security reasons

The marriage venue of Bihar's Deputy CM's son has been changed for "security reasons".

Nov 26, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
Two businessmen killed, one injured in separate incidents in Bihar

Two businessmen killed, one injured in separate incidents in Bihar

Unidentified men shot two businessmen on Friday, killing one and injuring another near Chhapra bus stand, in Saran district, 80 km northwest of Patna.

Nov 25, 2017, 07:59 AM IST
Slap RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav and get Rs 1 cr reward: BJP leader

Slap RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav and get Rs 1 cr reward: BJP leader

A BJP leader on Friday announced a "reward" of Rs one crore to anyone who slaps RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav for his objectionable comments against Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi.

Nov 24, 2017, 23:21 PM IST
Bihar police officer caught taking bribe of Rs 50,000, arrested

Bihar police officer caught taking bribe of Rs 50,000, arrested

A police officer was arrested here on Friday after a team of vigilance bureau officers caught him red-handed accepting Rs 50,000 bribe.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Nitish Kumar inspects under construction legislature building

Nitish Kumar inspects under construction legislature building

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday inspected the under-construction extension building of the Bihar Legislature.

Nov 24, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
Two policemen dismissed from service under liquor law

Two policemen dismissed from service under liquor law

Two Bihar policemen, who are also top office bearers of the state police Association, have been dismissed from service for consuming liquor and creating nuisance in an inebriated condition here recently.

Nov 24, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Lalu, family bought benami properties through bank run by RJD man: Sushil Modi

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday accused RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family members of having transacted through a cooperative bank headed by a former party MLC to invest in benami properties, and sought a probe by the CBI and Enforcement Directorate into it.

Nov 21, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

If probe agencies wish to interrogate me, they should come to Patna: Rabri Devi

Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi, who has so far skipped appearance before Enforcement Directorate despite numerous summons in cases related to benami property, on Tuesday said she could not be "cowed down" by the central investigating agencies whose "character" she knew well.

Nov 21, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

Bihar BJP chief Nityanand apologises for 'warning' PM Modi's dissenters

Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai, who warned of dire consequence to those pointing fingers against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday apologised for his statement.

Nov 21, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Opposition slams Bihar BJP chief for 'finger chopping' remark

The opposition RJD and Congress on Tuesday slammed Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai for his remarks.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:22 PM 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