Bihar News

Bihar has rule of law, zero tolerance for corruption: Governor Lalji Tandon

Bihar has rule of law, zero tolerance for corruption: Governor Lalji Tandon

It is to the credit of the state government's resolve that an atmosphere of social and communal harmony prevails in Bihar, he said.

Jan 26, 2019, 16:52 PM IST
Bihar: Chargesheet in 11 missing women case names Madhu Varma, Brajesh Thakur

Bihar: Chargesheet in 11 missing women case names Madhu Varma, Brajesh Thakur

The Bihar Police on Friday filed a chargesheet in connection with the case of 11 women going missing from Swadhar Greh shelter home in Muzaffarpur. The Swadhar Greh is owned by Brajesh Thakur, who is

Jan 25, 2019, 17:06 PM IST
‘Woman with a tainted partner’: Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Modi on Priyanka Gandhi

‘Woman with a tainted partner’: Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Modi on Priyanka Gandhi

Sushil Modi also posted a tweet mocking Priyanka Gandhi’s resemblance with her grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi.

Jan 25, 2019, 13:50 PM IST
Priyanka is very beautiful but votes are not cast on beautiful faces: BJP leader

Priyanka is very beautiful but votes are not cast on beautiful faces: BJP leader

Jha also targeted Priyanka by saying that she is the wife of Robert Vadra, who is allegedly involved in land scam and several corruption cases.

Jan 25, 2019, 12:20 PM IST
RJD leader Raghuvar Rai shot dead outside his residence in Bihar's Samastipur

RJD leader Raghuvar Rai shot dead outside his residence in Bihar's Samastipur

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Zila Parishad vice-president Raghuvar Rai was shot dead by unidentified assailants outside his Kalyanpur residence in Bihar's Samastipur on Thursday

Jan 24, 2019, 11:29 AM IST
Husband's family tries to set woman on fire in Bihar's Bhojpur; cops come to her rescue

Husband's family tries to set woman on fire in Bihar's Bhojpur; cops come to her rescue

Bihar's Bhojpur police are conducting searches to nab the culprits.

Jan 22, 2019, 18:07 PM IST
JD(U) to vote against citizenship bill in Rajya Sabha, confirms K C Tyagi

JD(U) to vote against citizenship bill in Rajya Sabha, confirms K C Tyagi

The JD(U) leader also slammed the Congress for staging a walkout from the Lok Sabha when the bill was being put to vote, saying it was a "farce" and "tantamount to support".

Jan 21, 2019, 06:38 AM IST
Congress undoubtedly best equipped to lead opposition's charge against BJP: Tejashwi Yadav

Congress undoubtedly best equipped to lead opposition's charge against BJP: Tejashwi Yadav

Tejashwi also added that the grand old party will have to handle its leadership role with "large-heartedness" and accommodate regional parties.

Jan 20, 2019, 18:58 PM IST
BJP seeks apology with folded hands from Misa Bharti for hand-chopping remark

BJP seeks apology with folded hands from Misa Bharti for hand-chopping remark

Misa, who is now a Rajya Sabha MP, made the controversial statement while addressing her party supporters at a village near Patna.

Jan 20, 2019, 09:19 AM IST
IRCTC scam case: Court reserves order on Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea

IRCTC scam case: Court reserves order on Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea

The ED had named Lalu Yadav, his wife Rabri Devi and Lalu-Rabri's younger son and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, among others, in the IRCTC scam case.

Jan 19, 2019, 10:31 AM IST
Girl calls off wedding in dry Bihar after constable fiance arrives drunk

Girl calls off wedding in dry Bihar after constable fiance arrives drunk

Her decision received wholehearted support from her family members and other villagers.

Jan 19, 2019, 09:40 AM IST
Wanted to cut off Ram Kripal Yadav's hands for joining BJP, says Misa Bharti

Wanted to cut off Ram Kripal Yadav's hands for joining BJP, says Misa Bharti

Former RJD member Ram Kripal had the fallout with Lalu and his daughter after being denied ticket to contest from Patliputra Lok Sabha seat.

Jan 19, 2019, 08:02 AM IST
Journalist shot by unknown assailants in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district

Journalist shot by unknown assailants in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district

The journalist identified as Feroze Akhtar was shot in Aurai region of the district.

Jan 18, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
Ex-BJP MP Uday Singh resigns from the party, to join 'Grand Alliance'

Ex-BJP MP Uday Singh resigns from the party, to join 'Grand Alliance'

Ex-BJP MP Uday Singh has represented the Purnea Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar twice.

Jan 18, 2019, 16:51 PM IST
CBI files cases against two more shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of inmates

CBI files cases against two more shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of inmates

The agency has booked Manoj Kumar, the Director of Novelty Welfare Society which ran a short-stay home, and office-bearers of Panaah shelter home in Munger district.

Jan 17, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
CBI registers FIRs against 2 shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of minors

CBI registers FIRs against 2 shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of minors

The agency has registered FIRs against Bhagalpur-based Boys' Children Home run by Rupam Pragati Samaj Samiti and House Mother Children Home in Gaya.

Jan 16, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Tejashwi takes on Nitish over 'Amit Shah recommended Prashant Kishor' report

Tejashwi takes on Nitish over 'Amit Shah recommended Prashant Kishor' report

Tejashwi Yadav said that Nitish Kumar’s remark proved that “JDU is advanced version of BJP”. 

Jan 16, 2019, 12:03 PM IST
In ‘Lion’ Tej Pratap Yadav's poster, Rabri Devi is ‘Durga’, Ram Vilas Paswan ‘Mahisasura’

In ‘Lion’ Tej Pratap Yadav's poster, Rabri Devi is ‘Durga’, Ram Vilas Paswan ‘Mahisasura’

A woman showers love and also forgives easily, but those who disrespect are never spared, says Tej Pratap Yadav.

Jan 16, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Nitish Kumar recalls his exit from Mahagatbandhan in Bihar, blames it on Rahul Gandhi's 'inability'

Nitish Kumar recalls his exit from Mahagatbandhan in Bihar, blames it on Rahul Gandhi's 'inability'

Nitish Kumar had quit the alliance, comprising the JD(U), the RJD and the Congress, in July 2017 after the CBI lodged an FIR against Yadav on corruption charges and the following strife between him

Jan 16, 2019, 07:00 AM IST
Will soon announce seat sharing arrangement of Grand Alliance in Bihar: Tejashwi Yadav

Will soon announce seat sharing arrangement of Grand Alliance in Bihar: Tejashwi Yadav

Besides the RJD, the other Grand Alliance members include the Congress, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party, Hindustani Awam Morcha and the Vikasshil Insaan Party.  

Jan 15, 2019, 18:07 PM IST