RJD strongman Shahabuddin files petition in Bihar court, claims threat to his life from state govt

RJD strongman Shahabuddin files petition in Bihar court, claims threat to his life from state govt

Former RJD MP Mohamamad Shahabuddin files a petition in Siwan special court claiming threat to his life from state govt.

Ex-BSEB secretary arrested in Bihar toppers scam

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) arrested Jha on the basis of evidences of his "involvement" in the Intermediate Toppers scam, Patna's Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Manu Maharaj said.

'Tulsidas ji pranam' — Read Bihar's topper Ruby Rai's 'shocking' essay on famous poet

'Tulsidas ji pranam' — Read Bihar's topper Ruby Rai's 'shocking' essay on famous poet

Bihar toppers scam accused Ruby Rai was on Saturday arrested by Special Investigation Team (SIT) when she appeared for a re-test at the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) office, police said.

Cabinet approves rehabilitation of Mahatma Gandhi Setu in Patna

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the rehabilitation of four-lane Mahatma Gandhi Setu on Ganga River in Bihar, said an official statement.

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.

15-year-old diesel vehicles banned in Patna

In a bid to check the increasing air pollution in the Bihar capital, the government has banned 15-year-old diesel vehicles from the roads from Wednesday.

To curb air pollution, 15-year-old diesel vehicles banned in Patna

In a bid to check the increasing air pollution in the Bihar capital, the government has banned 15-year-old diesel vehicles from the roads from Wednesday.

Bihar school board ex-chairman's wife's degrees too fake?

 Usha Sinha, a former ruling Janata Dal-United legislator and the wife of Bihar School Examination Board`s former chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh, who is now on the run, also is in trouble -- it turns out that her degrees are fake, officials on Monday said.

Bihar: Students failed in boards queue up at NIOS

NIOS, formerly known as National Open School, was established in 1989 as an autonomous organisation by the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

Hindu woman forced to eat beef, adopt Islam by in-laws in Patna

Hindu woman forced to eat beef, adopt Islam by in-laws in Patna

The Patna Police on Monday took two people into its detention on a woman's complaint that alleged that she was forced to consume cow meat and adopt Islam.

George Fernandes' colleagues pitch for Bharat Ratna for him

George Fernandes was arrested on June 10, 1976 in Kolkata and tried in the infamous Baroda Dynamite Case.

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'.

Watch video: Student abducted in broad daylight in Patna

Watch video: Student abducted in broad daylight in Patna

The abduction was caught on a CCTV camera that was installed in a nearby building. 

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.

Illegal liquor possession: Patna High Court grants bail to suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi

Illegal liquor possession: Patna High Court grants bail to suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi

The MLC was booked under the new Bihar Excise (Amendment) Act 2016, following the recovery of liquor bottles from her house during a raid.

Bihar probes its dubious Class 12 toppers, one doesn't appear

Bihar probes its dubious Class 12 toppers, one doesn't appear

 Bihar`s Class 12 `topper` in Arts, Rubi Rai, who said political science is all about cooking, will face stern action for failing to appear in a re-test on Friday, exam board`s head Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh said.

Bihar toppers fail to answer simple questions, to retake exams; govt orders probe

Bihar toppers fail to answer simple questions, to retake exams; govt orders probe

The Bihar School Examination Board has ordered a probe into the exam results and on examiners after a sting operation allegedly showed one of the state-level toppers mispronouncing 'Political Science'.

Air ambulance crash lands in Delhi: This is how the pilot saved lives of passengers

An air ambulance coming from Patna with seven persons on board crash landed in Najafgarh area of South West Delhi.

RJD MP who said, 'Nitish looting Bihar in name of development', gets show cause notice

RJD MP who said, 'Nitish looting Bihar in name of development', gets show cause notice

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Sunday issued a show cause notice to Lok Sabha member Mohammad Taslimuddin for repeatedly attacking Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over rising crime in the state, party officials said.

Bihar cops seize 17 mobile phones, worth Rs 1.5 lakh from Siwan jail

Acting on a tip-off, Bihar police on Saturday conducted a raid at the Siwan jail and seized at least 15 mobile phones from the possession of prisoners.