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Protests over NMC Bill trigger politics in Bihar; Congress, JDU back striking doctors

Protests over NMC Bill trigger politics in Bihar; Congress, JDU back striking doctors

The ongoing strike by doctors over the National Medical Commission Bill has crippled health services, leading to major trouble for common people.

Aug 3, 2019 - 01:09 PM IST
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Jitan Ram Manjhi's bizarre defence of Azam Khan stirs hornet's nest

Jitan Ram Manjhi's bizarre defence of Azam Khan stirs hornet's nest

Azam Khan has been facing enormous heat for his objectionable remarks in Parliament directed at officiating Speaker Rama Devi last Thursday.

Jul 28, 2019 - 03:59 PM IST
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Nitish Kumar gets green carpet welcome in flood-hit village of Darbhanga, row erupts

Nitish Kumar gets green carpet welcome in flood-hit village of Darbhanga, row erupts

A visit by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to Darbhanga to take stock of flood situation has triggered row.

Jul 22, 2019 - 03:50 PM IST
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'Is Governor a mere puppet?' question in BPSC Mains exam triggers row in Bihar

'Is Governor a mere puppet?' question in BPSC Mains exam triggers row in Bihar

The question paper of Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) Mains Examination, which was held on Sunday, has raised eyebrows because of a question on the role of state Governor.

Jul 15, 2019 - 04:30 PM IST
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Tejashwi should be beaten up: On RJD's Foundation Day, cracks appear within party

Tejashwi should be beaten up: On RJD's Foundation Day, cracks appear within party

PATNA: All is not well within the Rashtriya Janata Party (RJD), which celebrated its 26th foundation day on Friday in Patna.

Jul 6, 2019 - 07:38 AM IST
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Tejashwi Yadav has demanded Tej Pratap Yadav's ouster from RJD, claims Bihar minister

Tejashwi Yadav has demanded Tej Pratap Yadav's ouster from RJD, claims Bihar minister

All doesn’t seem well at present in Lalu Prasad Yadav’s family and party, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD).

Jul 2, 2019 - 01:18 PM IST
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Split in RJD over who is responsible for AES-related deaths in Bihar

Split in RJD over who is responsible for AES-related deaths in Bihar

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has decided to corner Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led state government over the issue of deaths of children due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES).

Jul 1, 2019 - 01:24 PM IST
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'Missing' Tejashwi Yadav back in action, to raise AES deaths' issue in Bihar Assembly

'Missing' Tejashwi Yadav back in action, to raise AES deaths' issue in Bihar Assembly

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav said that he will raise the issue of deaths occurring due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar state Assembly on Monday, days after

Jul 1, 2019 - 11:23 AM IST
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Sushil Kumar Modi’s ‘Chief Minister’ tweet triggers political speculations in Bihar

Sushil Kumar Modi’s ‘Chief Minister’ tweet triggers political speculations in Bihar

A tweet posted by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi has triggered speculation in the political circles of the state.

Jun 21, 2019 - 02:14 PM IST
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Children guilty of failing to take care of elderly parents may be jailed in Bihar

Children guilty of failing to take care of elderly parents may be jailed in Bihar

In a move that could come as a massive relief for senior citizens in the state, the Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government has decided on punitive action against those who fail to take care of their eld

Jun 12, 2019 - 08:28 AM IST
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