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Top Naxal commander Sandeep Yadav found dead in Gaya, cause of death yet to be ascertained

Top Naxal commander Sandeep Yadav found dead in Gaya, cause of death yet to be ascertained

The police, however, confirmed Sandeep Yadav's death on Thursday. Yadav was wanted in over 500 cases in six states, including Bihar and Jharkhand, said a PTI report.

May 27, 2022, 09:36 AM IST
Bihar politics: Tejashwi Yadav says no to realignment with CM Nitish Kumar ahead of caste census meet

Bihar politics: Tejashwi Yadav says no to realignment with CM Nitish Kumar ahead of caste census meet

Tejashwi Yadav cleared the air by saying "This is all imaginary. When I went to Delhi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, it was my initiative and not of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Does it mean I

May 27, 2022, 08:12 AM IST
Bihar: Death toll in suspected hooch tragedy reaches 13 in Aurangabad

Bihar: Death toll in suspected hooch tragedy reaches 13 in Aurangabad

National Human Right Commission (NHRC) has served notice to the Bihar government and asked to reply on this matter.

May 26, 2022, 06:36 AM IST
Bihar: All-party meeting on caste-based census in June, Nitish Kumar's minister says no objection from BJP

Bihar: All-party meeting on caste-based census in June, Nitish Kumar's minister says no objection from BJP

Bihar Minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary said, "All parties have agreed (on the caste-based census in Bihar). I`ve said that talks have been held with all parties and they`ve agreed on an all-party

May 25, 2022, 18:02 PM IST
‘What if a man marries another man...’: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on dowry, watch

‘What if a man marries another man...’: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on dowry, watch

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has slammed those demanding dowry for marrying a girl.

May 25, 2022, 12:56 PM IST
Bihar's most-wanted gangster Azad Ali arrested in Delhi

Bihar's most-wanted gangster Azad Ali arrested in Delhi

"Arrested Azad Ali was wanted in six criminal cases including murder, attempt to murder, robbery, threatening, arms act, kidnapping for ransom, assault, threatening etc in Bihar," the police official

May 21, 2022, 18:59 PM IST
CBI registers fresh corruption cases against Lalu Prasad Yadav, searches 17 locations in Delhi, Bihar

CBI registers fresh corruption cases against Lalu Prasad Yadav, searches 17 locations in Delhi, Bihar

The alleged land-for-jobs scam pertains to the period when Lalu Prasad Yadav was the railway minister in the UPA government, officials said. 

May 20, 2022, 09:00 AM IST
Shocking! Hindi and Urdu teachers share same blackboard, teach simultaneously - Watch viral video

Shocking! Hindi and Urdu teachers share same blackboard, teach simultaneously - Watch viral video

A video from a Bihar school has caught the attention of the internet which featured two teachers teaching different subjects to students at the same time.

May 17, 2022, 08:25 AM IST
Janata Dal (United) projects low-key office-bearer Anil Hegde as candidate for Bihar Rajya Sabha by-poll

Janata Dal (United) projects low-key office-bearer Anil Hegde as candidate for Bihar Rajya Sabha by-poll

Anil Hegde has for long been the JD(U)'s national election officer, responsible for coordination between the party and the Election Commission during assembly and parliamentary polls.

May 16, 2022, 16:54 PM IST
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav raises caste-based census issue again, expresses 'full faith in Nitish Kumar'

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav raises caste-based census issue again, expresses 'full faith in Nitish Kumar'

Earlier on Tuesday, the RJD leader had accused Nitish Kumar of adopting "delaying tactics" on the promise of conducting the caste-based census and gave him an ultimatum of 48 to 72 hours to set the

May 12, 2022, 13:20 PM IST
BPSC exam paper leak update: 4 people arrested by EOU, FIR registered

BPSC exam paper leak update: 4 people arrested by EOU, FIR registered

For the unversed, on Sunday (May 8), the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) cancelled its examination for Civil Services (preliminary) hours after the paper leaked among students.

May 10, 2022, 20:27 PM IST
IAS officer cites 'Hawa aur dhundh' for Bihar bridge collapse, Nitin Gadkari reacts

IAS officer cites 'Hawa aur dhundh' for Bihar bridge collapse, Nitin Gadkari reacts

A section of an under-construction road bridge over the Ganga at Sultanganj in Bihar collapsed during a thunderstorm on April 29.

May 10, 2022, 14:36 PM IST
Padyatra politics: After Prashant Kishor, Tejashwi Yadav mulls Patna to Delhi 'foot march' to press for caste-based census

Padyatra politics: After Prashant Kishor, Tejashwi Yadav mulls Patna to Delhi 'foot march' to press for caste-based census

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said, "We have a long-standing demand to conduct a caste-based census in Bihar."

May 10, 2022, 10:17 AM IST
BPSC paper leak: RJD leader Tejashvi Yadav flays Bihar govt, says 'students' lives are being played with'

BPSC paper leak: RJD leader Tejashvi Yadav flays Bihar govt, says 'students' lives are being played with'

Commenting on the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) preliminary paper leak, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav claimed 'students' lives are being played with'.

May 09, 2022, 15:46 PM IST
BPSC paper leak: 12-member team to probe question paper leak case in Bihar

BPSC paper leak: 12-member team to probe question paper leak case in Bihar

The BPSC preliminary examination was held on Sunday and the students of Arrah town complained about the paper leak. The candidates claimed that the paper was available 15 minutes before the start of

May 09, 2022, 14:13 PM IST
BPSC cancels Bihar civil services preliminary exam after paper leak, inquiry ordered

BPSC cancels Bihar civil services preliminary exam after paper leak, inquiry ordered

The Bihar Civil Services preliminary exam was cancelled after papers went viral on social media minutes before the exam began at noon today. 

May 08, 2022, 22:06 PM IST
‘Who is he?’: Tejashwi Yadav on Prashant Kishor's claim of ‘no development in Bihar for 30 years’

‘Who is he?’: Tejashwi Yadav on Prashant Kishor's claim of ‘no development in Bihar for 30 years’

"Prashant Kishor`s statement does not make any sense that I even answer to it. It is a baseless statement. I am not aware of his whereabouts, who is he? He has never been a factor in anything so far

May 08, 2022, 16:12 PM IST
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar rebuffs Prashant Kishor’s assessment of his performance, says THIS

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar rebuffs Prashant Kishor’s assessment of his performance, says THIS

Prashant Kishor had contended that Nitish Kumar's administration had brought in economic growth but did not succeed in propelling Bihar for a great leap forward. 

May 06, 2022, 17:16 PM IST
Prashant Kishor announces `Jan Suraaj' platform, draws inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi's aphorism of 'the best politics is right action'

Prashant Kishor announces `Jan Suraaj' platform, draws inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi's aphorism of 'the best politics is right action'

Prashant Kishor, who founded the political consultancy IPAC and who has worked with both Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his arch-rival Lalu Prasad, credited the two leaders with achievements in

May 05, 2022, 16:32 PM IST
BJP instigating people on loudspeaker, Hanuman Chalisa issues: Lalu Prasad

BJP instigating people on loudspeaker, Hanuman Chalisa issues: Lalu Prasad

"They (BJP and RSS) are trying to instigate people of a particular community to react to it so that they could do riots. Such a situation is very bad for the country," Lalu Yadav said.

May 05, 2022, 13:20 PM IST