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Heavy rains wreak havoc in Bihar, red alert issued in 15 districts

Heavy rains wreak havoc in Bihar, red alert issued in 15 districts

 All private and goverment schools have been shut in Bihar on Saturday as the state capital received heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours, causing massive waterlogging and traffic jams at several

Sep 28, 2019, 13:24 PM IST
IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Bihar, Himachal Pradesh

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Bihar, Himachal Pradesh

The weather forecast agency further stated that areas over Sub-Himalayan, West Bengal and Sikkim are also likely to receive heavy downpour throughout the day.

Sep 28, 2019, 09:58 AM IST
Bihar government inks MoU with DMRC for Patna Metro Rail Project

Bihar government inks MoU with DMRC for Patna Metro Rail Project

The signing of MoU took place nearly three weeks after the Bihar Cabinet approved the allotment of Patna Metro Rail Project work to the DMRC.

Sep 25, 2019, 18:19 PM IST
Jailed Bihar legislator Anant Singh's wife meets Governor, seeks justice

Jailed Bihar legislator Anant Singh's wife meets Governor, seeks justice

Mokama MLA Anant Singh, who is known as 'Chhote Sarkar', is currently lodged in Beur Central Jail in Patna.

Sep 21, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
Nitish Kumar confident of NDA winning 200 plus seats in 2020 Bihar assembly election

Nitish Kumar confident of NDA winning 200 plus seats in 2020 Bihar assembly election

Bihar Chief Minister also said that there is "no discord" in the BJP- JDU alliance.

Sep 20, 2019, 16:54 PM IST
17 killed by lightning in Bihar, flood-like situation in several parts of state

17 killed by lightning in Bihar, flood-like situation in several parts of state

The Central Water Commission (CWC) on Wednesday issued a flood alert for all the districts in Bihar along the course of Ganga from Buxar to Bhagalpur and said that the situation along the course of

Sep 18, 2019, 08:51 AM IST
Flood-like situation in parts of Bihar, UP as river water levels rise

Flood-like situation in parts of Bihar, UP as river water levels rise

Several parts of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh witnessed a flood-like situation due to overflowing rivers caused by incessant rainfall.

Sep 18, 2019, 07:43 AM IST
LJP workers offer milk to PM Narendra Modi's poster in Bihar

LJP workers offer milk to PM Narendra Modi's poster in Bihar

Praying for his long and healthy life, numerous events are being held in the country to celebrate PM's birthday as a mark of respect.

Sep 17, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
Shopkeeper killed in clash between Patna University hostel students, locals

Shopkeeper killed in clash between Patna University hostel students, locals

A shopkeeper, during a clash between Patna University students and the locals, allegedly died after a stone thrown by one of the parties hit him on the head.

Sep 17, 2019, 14:10 PM IST
Three held in Muzaffarpur shelter home survivor's gangrape

Three held in Muzaffarpur shelter home survivor's gangrape

The victim, who had alleged mental abuse at the infamous Muzaffarpur shelter home, was gang raped by four people in a moving car in Bettiah last week.

Sep 17, 2019, 12:58 PM IST
NHRC slams Bihar govt, seeks detailed report within 4 weeks in Muzaffarpur gang-rape case

NHRC slams Bihar govt, seeks detailed report within 4 weeks in Muzaffarpur gang-rape case

The commission has sought a detailed report on the matter within 4 weeks along with the status of the registered FIR.

Sep 16, 2019, 20:35 PM IST
Couple killed over extra-marital affair in BIhar's Gaya, bodies hanged from tree

Couple killed over extra-marital affair in BIhar's Gaya, bodies hanged from tree

The woman's husband and her father-in-law are in police custody for inquiry.

Sep 13, 2019, 18:17 PM IST
Nitish Kumar is NDA’s captain in Bihar, no change needed: Sushil Kumar Modi

Nitish Kumar is NDA’s captain in Bihar, no change needed: Sushil Kumar Modi

Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday declared that Nitish Kumar “will remain its (NDA’s) captain” in the next Assembly elections.

Sep 11, 2019, 14:08 PM IST
Four labourers die cleaning septic tank in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Four labourers die cleaning septic tank in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The labourers, who belonged to the same family, were trying to clean the newly-built septic tank in an under-construction building in the Madhuban Kanti village.

Sep 10, 2019, 13:18 PM IST
BJP leader Sanjay Paswan asks Nitish Kumar to give a BJP leader chance to become Bihar chief minister

BJP leader Sanjay Paswan asks Nitish Kumar to give a BJP leader chance to become Bihar chief minister

Talking about the issue of NRC, Sanjay Paswan said that BJP is in favour of implementing the NRC in every part of India but the JDU has been creating confusion over this matter.

Sep 09, 2019, 20:06 PM IST
BJP leader and MP Ram Kripal Yadav's son fined under amended Motor Vehicles Act in Patna

BJP leader and MP Ram Kripal Yadav's son fined under amended Motor Vehicles Act in Patna

On Sunday, the traffic police in Patna had launched a checking of the vehicles at Bailey Road near the famous Bihar Museum and during the checking the traffic police officers also stopped the vehicle

Sep 09, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
Government committed to ban single-use plastic, people should use cloth bags: Ram Vilas Paswan

Government committed to ban single-use plastic, people should use cloth bags: Ram Vilas Paswan

The suggestions made during the meeting will be reviewed and sent to the Cabinet Secretary in three days. 

Sep 09, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
Failed money deal behind Bihar gutkha ban: JD(U) MLA

Failed money deal behind Bihar gutkha ban: JD(U) MLA

Not only the JD-U legislator from the Hayaghat seat in the Darbhanga district raised his voice against the government decision to ban 'pan masala' but also questioned the liquor prohibition decision

Sep 03, 2019, 17:50 PM IST
Fresh poster war between JDU and RJD a prelude to bitter poll campaign in Bihar

Fresh poster war between JDU and RJD a prelude to bitter poll campaign in Bihar

In response to JDU's poster which suggested that there was no replacement for Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, the RJD has put up new posters questioning the performance of the Bihar government.

Sep 03, 2019, 13:18 PM IST
Ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, JDU's new poster featuring Nitish Kumar has a message for rivals as well as partners

Ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, JDU's new poster featuring Nitish Kumar has a message for rivals as well as partners

The message is clear for the JDU's political partners as well as rivals in posters put up outside party office in Patna.

Sep 02, 2019, 14:21 PM IST