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Yashwant Sinha ends all ties with BJP, says taking 'sanyas' from party-politics

Yashwant Sinha ends all ties with BJP, says taking 'sanyas' from party-politics

He made the announcement at an event in Bihar's Patna. He was attending an event 'Rashtra Manch' which was venued at Patna's SKM Hall.

Apr 21, 2018, 13:55 PM IST
Muslim groups to hold massive rally in Patna’s Gandhi Maidan on Sunday

Muslim groups to hold massive rally in Patna’s Gandhi Maidan on Sunday

Several Muslim groups are slated to gather at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Sunday for a ‘Deen bachao, desh bachao’ rally.

Apr 15, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
Girl gangraped near police station in Patna, two arrested from the spot

Girl gangraped near police station in Patna, two arrested from the spot

During patrolling, policemen heard the sound of a girl crying for help and rushed to the spot where they nabbed two culprits.

Apr 15, 2018, 10:07 AM IST
Patna beats Bengaluru, Delhi to top 4G availability

Patna beats Bengaluru, Delhi to top 4G availability

Mumbai ranked 15th while Delhi grabbed the 17th spot in 4G availability in India`s 20 largest cities.

Apr 06, 2018, 16:25 PM IST
Chaiti Chhath Puja: Four-day festival begins, devotees take holy dip in Ganga

Chaiti Chhath Puja: Four-day festival begins, devotees take holy dip in Ganga

On Chaiti Chhatt, devotees in Patna thronged the city ghats and took the holy bath which began with 'Nahay-Khay' on Wednesday. 

Mar 23, 2018, 18:46 PM IST
Patna Police lathicharges aspirants protesting against alleged leak of Sub Inspector exam paper - Video

Patna Police lathicharges aspirants protesting against alleged leak of Sub Inspector exam paper - Video

Aspirants appearing for the Sub Inspector examinations were on Friday lathicharged by the Patna police at Kargil Chowk in the city. The lathicharge took place when the aspirants were protesting against the alleged leak of question paper for Sub Inspector examinations.

Mar 16, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Patna University Students’ polls: Elections of president, vice president declared null and void

Patna University Students’ polls: Elections of president, vice president declared null and void

PUSU elections were held on February 17, 2018.

Mar 13, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Bihar Bypolls: 57% voter turnout recorded in Araria Lok Sabha constituency

Bihar Bypolls: 57% voter turnout recorded in Araria Lok Sabha constituency

The ruling JD(U)-BJP combine and the opposition RJD-Congress alliance were locked in a battle on the three seats.

Mar 11, 2018, 22:52 PM IST
Patna University students’ union results declared amid stone pelting, firing

Patna University students’ union results declared amid stone pelting, firing

The results of the Patna University students union elections, which were held after a gap of six years, were declared late on Saturday night.

Feb 18, 2018, 07:45 AM IST
1,000 Bihar students expelled for cheating in Class 12 exams

1,000 Bihar students expelled for cheating in Class 12 exams

Nearly 1,000 students were expelled for cheating during the Class 12 examinations in Bihar, officials said on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Woman constructs toilet in Bihar by begging

Woman constructs toilet in Bihar by begging

Setting a rare example that has drawn applause, a poverty-stricken woman in Bihar collected money through begging for constructing a toilet at her house, an official said on Monday.

Feb 12, 2018, 14:17 PM IST
Nitish Kumar felicitates nonagenarian in Patna who got MA degree at 98 years

Nitish Kumar felicitates nonagenarian in Patna who got MA degree at 98 years

Bihar Chief Minister on Wednesday felicitated nonagenarian Rajkumar Vaishya, who was recently awarded a Masters degree.

Feb 07, 2018, 20:33 PM IST
Boy shoots himself dead during WhatsApp video chat with girlfriend in Patna

Boy shoots himself dead during WhatsApp video chat with girlfriend in Patna

According to reports, the boy had failed an exam and was being pressured by his family members to end his relationship with the girl.

Jan 30, 2018, 22:38 PM IST
High profile sex and blue film racket busted in Patna

High profile sex and blue film racket busted in Patna

The Bihar Police on Wednesday night busted a sex racket in a posh colony in Patna.

Jan 25, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
Lalu Yadav's son-in-law, who gave Rs 1 cr loan to Rabri Devi, evades ED summons

Lalu Yadav's son-in-law, who gave Rs 1 cr loan to Rabri Devi, evades ED summons

Rahul Yadav, son-in-law of RJD chief Lalu Prasad did not depose before the agency for questioning during the day. The official said the agency will issue a new date for questioning soon.

Jan 17, 2018, 23:27 PM IST
Cold spell to continue in Bihar; classes suspended in Patna till January 16

Cold spell to continue in Bihar; classes suspended in Patna till January 16

Bihar on Sunday reeled under intense cold conditions.

Jan 14, 2018, 20:33 PM IST
Dense fog grips Patna, min temp dips to 8 degrees

Dense fog grips Patna, min temp dips to 8 degrees

Cold waves have been sweeping parts of north India.

Jan 14, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Man issues death threat to Nitish Kumar, video goes viral on social media

Man issues death threat to Nitish Kumar, video goes viral on social media

The accused, Pramod Kumar alias Poyama has been arrested from Patna's Fatuha after he issued a death threat to Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.

Jan 13, 2018, 06:04 AM IST
Missing Ghaziabad student went to Patna for 'dip in Ganga': Cops

Missing Ghaziabad student went to Patna for 'dip in Ganga': Cops

Mukul Jain, enrolled in IGNOU's Life Sciences course, had been missing since January 8. He returned on Thursday and told police that he had gone to Patna to take a holy dip in the Ganga river.

Jan 12, 2018, 12:40 PM IST
Jail for Lalu Prasad? Ranchi special court to pronounce quantum of sentence in fodder scam case today

Jail for Lalu Prasad? Ranchi special court to pronounce quantum of sentence in fodder scam case today

The 69-year-old RJD leader is lodged in the central jail since his conviction on December 23. 

Jan 06, 2018, 06:31 AM IST