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Going for last rites wouldn’t have made the martyr alive again: Bihar minister

This comes a day after the family of the CRPF jawan, who died fighting militants in Jammu and Kashmir, turned down a cheque of Rs 5 lakh.

Feb 15, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi attacks Nitish Kumar, says no Bihar minister visited family of martyred CRPF jawan Mujahid Khan

A gunfight had broken out between security forces and terrorists on February 12, 2018, after their attempt to strike a CRPF camp in Srinagar was foiled.

Feb 14, 2018, 17:55 PM IST

Sorry if I hurt people's sentiments, says Bihar minister after receiving 'fatwa' for chanting 'Jai shri Ram'

Ahmad had said on Sunday that he would not hesitate to chant 'Jai shri Ram' if it is for harmony and development of the state.

Jul 30, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

Fatwa issued against Bihar minister Khurshid Alam for saying 'Jai Shri Ram'

Imarat-e-Shariya has issued a fatwa against Bihar minister Khurshid Alam for chanting 'Jai Shri Ram'. The fatwa also nullifies Alam's marriage. Watch to know more.

Jul 30, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Bihar minister Abdul Jalil Mastan, who asked crowd to beat PM Modi with shoes, issues apology

Bihar's Minister for excise and prohibition Abdul Jalil Mastan has issued an apology for making abusive remarks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an event last month. 

Mar 01, 2017, 19:24 PM IST

Row erupts as video shows Bihar Minister asking crowd to hit PM Modi's photo with shoes

A Bihar minister has kicked up a controversy by asking a crowd gathered at a programme to hit the photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with shoes.

Feb 28, 2017, 23:47 PM IST

Supreme Court seeks report on Bihar Minister Tej Pratap Singh's pictures with murder accused

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Siwan Sessions Judge to submit a report whether the alleged criminals photographed with Bihar Minister Tej Pratap Singh were proclaimed offenders on the day the pictures were taken.

Oct 17, 2016, 17:18 PM IST

Sushil Modi's wife used fake degree for job: Bihar health minister

Bihar Health Minister Ramdhani Singh on Wednesday alleged that wife of senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi used fake degree certificates to get a government college job.

Jun 18, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

Bihar minister flays CM for comments on rebel MLAs

Bihar Parliamentary Affairs Minister Shrawan Kumar on Thursday made light of Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's statement welcoming Patna High Court order restoring membership of four rebel JD(U) MLAs and said Majhi often took back his own words.

Jan 07, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Bihar Minister says non-veg food, mobile phones lead to rape, molestation

As per Bihar Minister for Art, Culture and Youth Affairs Vinay Bihari, people who eat non-vegetarian food are inclined towards carrying out crimes like molestation and rape.

Jul 15, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

Bihar Minister asks BJP/NDA leaders to laud Nitish`s resignation

Deriding BJP and NDA leaders for terming Nitish Kumar`s quitting as Bihar CM, a "drama", Kumar`s trusted aide defended him saying Kumar had upheld high moral standards in public life.

May 21, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Bihar minister files case against Baba Ramdev

Bihar Minister and JD(U) leader Shayam Rajak filed a complaint case against yoga teacher Ramdev for his uncharitable remarks on Congress Vice-president Rahul Gandhi pertaining to Dalits.

Apr 29, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

Narendra Modi finds unlikely supporter in Bihar minister

A minister in JD(U) govt in Bihar endorsed comments by Modi that border trouble with Pak and China could only be solved by a strong leadership.

Sep 16, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

LoC killings: How does it matter, says Bihar minister on not attending martyrs` funeral

Another Bihar minister, Gautam Singh said he did not think it mattered that he did not attend the funeral of one of the soldiers who got killed in the recent LoC attack.

Aug 12, 2013, 18:02 PM IST

Now, Bihar minister gives clean chit to Pakistan on LoC killings

After the controversy over statement by Bihar Minister Bhim Singh on the killing of five Indian soldiers along LoC, his colleague in Nitish government has now raised hackles by giving a clean chit to Pakistan over the issue.

Aug 11, 2013, 00:19 AM IST

LoC killings: Martyr`s villagers take Bihar minister hostage

A Bihar minister was on Bihar held hostage for about two hours by villagers of martyr jawan Premnath Singh demanding that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visit their place.

Aug 09, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

Ex-Bihar minister Anoop Lal Yadav passes away

Veteran socialist leader and former Bihar minister Anoop Lal Yadav died Friday at his residence in Supual district due to old age-related ailments, family sources said.

Aug 09, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Bihar minister demands legal action against RSS ch

A minister in the Nitish Kumar Cabinet on Tuesday demanded legal action against RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

Jul 24, 2013, 00:06 AM IST

Nitish Kumar`s dig at Katju

Without namingChairman Markandey Katju who had criticised Nitish Kumar today said some people were moving in the state like the `Ramayana`s character `Kalnemi` to turn a vibrant atmosphere of the state into gloom.

Oct 20, 2012, 20:53 PM IST

Bihar minister regrets remarks on Nitish Kumar

A Bihar minister on Saturday regretted his remarks asking the BJP to make Chief Minister Nitish Kumar the NDA`s prime ministerial candidate.

Sep 01, 2012, 15:41 PM IST