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AISF-Chhattra Janadhikar Parishad alliance wins PUSU election, ABVP suffers huge defeat

AISF-Chhattra Janadhikar Parishad alliance wins PUSU election, ABVP suffers huge defeat

Manish Kumar of AISF-Chhatra Janadhikar Parishad alliance won the president's post after the declaration of Patna University Students Union results on Saturday (December 7).

Dec 08, 2019, 07:13 AM IST
Criminal complaint against Ram Vilas Paswan over onion price in Bihar

Criminal complaint against Ram Vilas Paswan over onion price in Bihar

Raju Naiyyar, a resident of Mithanpura area, lodged the complaint through advocate Manoj Kumar Singh under section 420 (cheating), 506 (criminal intimidation), 379 (theft) of the Indian Penal Code (

Dec 07, 2019, 20:17 PM IST
Patna University Students Union election: Polling underway; counting to begin at 4 pm

Patna University Students Union election: Polling underway; counting to begin at 4 pm

The polling for PUSU election began at 8 am and will continue till 2 pm. Counting of votes is scheduled to begin around 4 pm and the results would be declared shortly after all votes are counted.

Dec 07, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
Jharkhand High Court to decide on Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea in fodder scam case

Jharkhand High Court to decide on Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea in fodder scam case

Lalu Yadav had moved the bail application before the high court citing his poor health and age.

Dec 06, 2019, 07:40 AM IST
Lalu Prasad Yadav re-elected as RJD President for 11th time

Lalu Prasad Yadav re-elected as RJD President for 11th time

RJD has decided to contest Bihar Assembly polls under the leadership of Lalu Prasad, according to RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav.

Dec 03, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
Fearing stampede, Patna officials wear helmets while selling onion for Rs 35/kg

Fearing stampede, Patna officials wear helmets while selling onion for Rs 35/kg

Long queues were being seen outside the counters of Bihar State Cooperative Marketing Union Limited (Biscomaun), Patna, where onion are being sold at Rs 35 per kg at a time when the prices of the

Nov 30, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Bihar: Section 144 clamped again, internet services suspended in Kaimur after violent protest over minor's gangrape

Bihar: Section 144 clamped again, internet services suspended in Kaimur after violent protest over minor's gangrape

Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC was once again invoked in the subdivisional town of Mohania in Kaimur district of Bihar on Friday morning in the aftermath of tension prevailing in

Nov 29, 2019, 11:49 AM IST
Section 144 withdrawn, internet services restored after violent mob protest over gangrape in Bihar's Kaimur

Section 144 withdrawn, internet services restored after violent mob protest over gangrape in Bihar's Kaimur

The police have arrested at least three accused in the case while a hunt is on to nab the fourth one. 

Nov 29, 2019, 07:42 AM IST
Minor student gang-raped in car by four people in Bihar's Mohania

Minor student gang-raped in car by four people in Bihar's Mohania

The accused also recorded a video of the incident and shared it on social media. The police got to know about the incident from the video.All the accused are absconding.

Nov 25, 2019, 17:01 PM IST
Haryana Deputy CM Dushyant Chautala meets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar in Patna

Haryana Deputy CM Dushyant Chautala meets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar in Patna

Haryana Deputy CM Dushyant Chautala said that both Haryana and Bihar would work together with a common aim of development in the region. 

Nov 24, 2019, 22:13 PM IST
Robbers loot 55 kg of gold from financing company in Bihar's Hajipur

Robbers loot 55 kg of gold from financing company in Bihar's Hajipur

At least half a dozen armed men on Saturday allegedly looted 55-kgs of gold from a gold financing company in Hajipur city of Bihar. The looted jewellery is said to be worth Rs 20 crore. 

Nov 23, 2019, 17:17 PM IST
'What can govt do': Bihar minister on 5 lakh applications for 166 Group-D posts

'What can govt do': Bihar minister on 5 lakh applications for 166 Group-D posts

Opposition parties, including Congress, have been targeting the BJP-JD(U)-led state government after nearly five lakh applicants, comprising graduates, post-graduates, MBA and MCA degree holders,

Nov 23, 2019, 06:49 AM IST
World's richest man Bill Gates meets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, discusses health, education situation in state

World's richest man Bill Gates meets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, discusses health, education situation in state

It is to be noted that Bill and Milinda Gates Foundation - an NGO run by Gates' wife Melinda - has been helping the Bihar government for the last 20 years.

Nov 17, 2019, 16:29 PM IST
Four dead, several injured after boiler in NGO's kitchen explodes in Bihar's Motihari

Four dead, several injured after boiler in NGO's kitchen explodes in Bihar's Motihari

At least four people died and several others injured after a boiler exploded in an NGO's kitchen in Bihar's Motihari district on Saturday.

Nov 16, 2019, 10:17 AM IST
Tejashwi hits back at critics after backlash over birthday celebrations on private jet

Tejashwi hits back at critics after backlash over birthday celebrations on private jet

Tejashwi Yadav, who turned 30, drew flak from his detractors by posting photos of him on social media in which he can be seen cutting a cake and drinking tea on board a chartered plane.

Nov 13, 2019, 06:36 AM IST
Tejashwi Yadav celebrates birthday on chartered plane, gets trolled on Twitter

Tejashwi Yadav celebrates birthday on chartered plane, gets trolled on Twitter

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav's birthday celebrations stirred up a storm on social media and not in a good way. Photos of jailed RJP supremo Lalu Yadav's younger son, seemingly

Nov 11, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
15-year-old government, commercial vehicles banned in Bihar in bid to curb pollution

15-year-old government, commercial vehicles banned in Bihar in bid to curb pollution

Chief Secretary Deepak Kumar said that the decision was taken after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar held a high-level meeting in the light of worsening air quality in some districts of Bihar. The

Nov 05, 2019, 08:12 AM IST
Temple wall collapses during Chhath Puja in Bihar's Samastipur; two dead, several feared trapped

Temple wall collapses during Chhath Puja in Bihar's Samastipur; two dead, several feared trapped

Several people lost their lives during the Chhath Puja across Bihar. 

Nov 03, 2019, 09:24 AM IST
Crowd pelt stones at Nalanda DSP, 1 person arrested

Crowd pelt stones at Nalanda DSP, 1 person arrested

During the Lakshmi statue immersion procession near Ready village in Hilsa, unknown people involved pelted stones. The incident took place when the Hilsa DSP was returning from Chickasaura village

Oct 31, 2019, 10:59 AM IST
Nitish Kumar re-elected as JDU national president, to remain at helm till 2022

Nitish Kumar re-elected as JDU national president, to remain at helm till 2022

This is the second time that Nitish Kumar has been elected as JDU national president. 

Oct 30, 2019, 16:21 PM IST