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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
Lalu Prasad Yadav attacks BJP, makes 'humble appeal' to people to be on guard

Lalu Prasad Yadav attacks BJP, makes 'humble appeal' to people to be on guard

The ailing former Bihar chief minister, who is serving sentences in fodder scam cases and is currently lodged in a Ranchi hospital, shared his views on the political situation prevailing in the

Jan 13, 2019, 21:09 PM IST
Woman school owner assaulted in Bihar for refusing to pay extortion money

Woman school owner assaulted in Bihar for refusing to pay extortion money

A probe into the incident has been initiated, said police. Efforts are on to nab the accused, they added.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:35 PM IST
Ram Vilas Paswan's daughter Asha holds protest against him, seeks apology for calling Rabri Devi 'angootha chhap'

Ram Vilas Paswan's daughter Asha holds protest against him, seeks apology for calling Rabri Devi 'angootha chhap'

Asha Paswan staged a dharna at the office of Lok Janshakti Party.

Jan 13, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Bihar: 3 criminals killed in Begusarai after an encounter with police

Bihar: 3 criminals killed in Begusarai after an encounter with police

The criminals were identified as -- Sumant Kumar, Dharma Yadav and Balram Sahni.

Jan 12, 2019, 20:16 PM IST
No traditional 'Makar Sankranti' feast at Lalu Prasad Yadav's residence

No traditional 'Makar Sankranti' feast at Lalu Prasad Yadav's residence

The traditional `Makar Sankranti` feast will not be held at RJD chief Lalu Prasad`s residence this year as he was not granted bail in the fodder scam case and was undergoing treatment at a Ranchi

Jan 12, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
BJP leader Baiju Prasad Gupta shot dead at medicine shop in Muzaffarpur

BJP leader Baiju Prasad Gupta shot dead at medicine shop in Muzaffarpur

The leader named Baiju Prasad Gupta was shot dead while he was sitting at his medical shop near Pakri Chowk area.

Jan 10, 2019, 09:22 AM IST
Lalu Prasad Yadav takes on Nitish Kumar over ‘future of Mahagathbandhan’

Lalu Prasad Yadav takes on Nitish Kumar over ‘future of Mahagathbandhan’

Citing Nitish Kumar’s remark wherein he said that the Mahagathbandhan had no future, the former chief minister referred to the JDU leader as “paltu dagabaz (which roughly translates to deceitful)”.

Jan 10, 2019, 07:14 AM IST
Unidentified robbers loot cash, jewellery from train passengers in Bihar

Unidentified robbers loot cash, jewellery from train passengers in Bihar

The incident took place between Dhanauri and Kajra in the district.

Jan 10, 2019, 06:05 AM IST
BJP leader Baiju Gupta shot dead in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

BJP leader Baiju Gupta shot dead in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The deceased BJP leader has been identified as Baiju Gupta.

Jan 09, 2019, 21:29 PM IST
Why can't ex-CMs live in private houses? Patna HC asks Nitish Kumar, others to reply

Why can't ex-CMs live in private houses? Patna HC asks Nitish Kumar, others to reply

The next hearing in the matter is scheduled to take place on February 11.

Jan 08, 2019, 21:31 PM IST
Who will contest from Ram Vilas Paswan's Hajipur constituency? Son Chirag or brother Pasupati Kumar

Who will contest from Ram Vilas Paswan's Hajipur constituency? Son Chirag or brother Pasupati Kumar

Paswan said he had completed 50 years in politics and there were also health issues.

Jan 08, 2019, 21:09 PM IST
HC notices to Bihar govt, former CMs over bungalow allotment

HC notices to Bihar govt, former CMs over bungalow allotment

A division bench comprising Chief Justice A P Sahi and Justice Anjana Mishra also issued notice to former chief ministers seeking their responses on this matter.

Jan 08, 2019, 16:40 PM IST