Bihar

SpiceJet offers to fly people going back to Bihar from Delhi, Mumbai due to lockdown over coronavirus COVID-19 threat

In a statement issued by its CMD Ajay Singh, the airline said that it is ready to offer the services of its aircraft and crew members to the government for any humanitarian mission during the 21-day lockdown and the airline is ready to operate some flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Patna to alleviate the suffering of migrant workers, especially those from Bihar.

Mar 28, 2020, 10:33 AM IST

Zee Biskope leads in Bihar and Jharkhand Urban Markets since its launch

Out of these, 3 movies were the highest rated within the category.

Mar 17, 2020, 14:08 PM IST

Coronavirus outbreak: Bihar Diwas celebrations postponed; schools, colleges closed till March 31

The Chief Secretary also informed that all cinema halls, Anganbadi Kendras, parks, zoo, the museum will also be closed and all sports and cultural activities will be cancelled in the state.

Mar 13, 2020, 16:43 PM IST

JD(U) leader's UK-based daughter Pushpam Priya Choudhary to contest Bihar election as chief ministerial candidate

Pushpam Priya Choudhary, who is based in London, announced the formation of a political party ‘Plurals’ and she made the announcement through advertisements in several newspapers of Bihar. 

Mar 09, 2020, 11:33 AM IST

Pakistan-linked fake 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' scam busted by Delhi Police, 3 held

According to the police, a woman from Najafgarh had filed a complaint alleging a fraud of Rs 40 lakh.

Mar 06, 2020, 22:31 PM IST

Boat carrying six people overturns in Bihar's Gopalgunj; several missing

The incident took place when the boat had reached near the Mehandia village when it overturned.

Feb 29, 2020, 13:39 PM IST

Former Bihar minister Baidyanath Mahto passes away

A two time MP and a former minister in the Bihar government was admitted in AIIMS on February 10 and was ill for a very long time. 

Feb 28, 2020, 21:58 PM IST

After opposition to NPR, NRC, Bihar Assembly passes resolution in favour of caste-based Census

The Bihar Assembly on Thursday (February 27) passed a unanimous resolution seeking caste-based Census in 2021.

Feb 27, 2020, 17:36 PM IST

Case filed against Prashant Kishor in Patna for plagiarising content of 'Baat Bihar Ki'

A case of cheating and content theft was registered against election strategist Prashant Kishor in Patna on Wednesday (February 26).

Feb 27, 2020, 16:27 PM IST

Focus on education, healthcare, infrastructure in Bihar’s Rs 2.11 lakh crore budget

Presenting the Bihar budget with a revenue surplus of Rs 19,172.80 crore, Sushil Modi said the Assembly that the proposed allocations made for 2020-21 are Rs 11,260.48 crore more than that what was earmarked for current fiscal.

Feb 25, 2020, 18:49 PM IST

Bihar Assembly passes resolution against NRC, wants NPR in 2010 format

Bihar Assembly on Tuesday (February 25) passed a resolution to not implement the NRC in the state.

Feb 25, 2020, 15:32 PM IST

Bihar Assembly witnesses uproar over NPR, NRC on second day of Budget Session

As soon as the proceedings of the Assembly started, Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of misleading the people on National Population Register (NPR).

Feb 25, 2020, 14:47 PM IST

NDA will win Bihar polls under Nitish Kumar's leadership: BJP chief JP Nadda

The comments of the BJP chief assume significance as Bihar`s 243-member Legislative Assembly is scheduled to go for polls later this year. 

Feb 22, 2020, 19:04 PM IST

Indian comes from New Zealand to immerse dog's ashes in Ganga, performs last rites

Kumar immersed Lykan's ashes in Ganga and performed his last rites as per Hindu tradition. He also did a pind daan in the city of Gaya.

Feb 20, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

Prashant Kishor on differences with Nitish Kumar: Gandhi-Godse can never go on together

Political strategist Prashant Kishor hit out at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, with whom JD(U) aligned with BJP at a press conference in Bihar. Slamming Nitish Kumar over the lack of development in Bihar, Prashant Kishore announced a new campaign "Baat Bihar Ki" in the state.

Feb 18, 2020, 13:04 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Prashant Kishor launches 'Baat Bihar Ki' programme, says I am nobody's agent

He also launched a "Baat Bihar Ki" programme to reach out to thousands of the state's younger voters.

Feb 18, 2020, 11:56 AM IST

Poster war intensifies between RJD, JD(U) in Bihar

The latest posters, which surfaced in Bihar's Patna, shows Nitish Kumar's JD(U) mocking RJD. 

Feb 17, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

Provide protection for Kanhaiya Kumar after cavalcade attacked: D Raja to Bihar CM

Kanhaiya Kumar has been leading a Jan-Gan-Man yatra in Bihar against the CAA-NRC-NPR which started on January 30 from Bapudham, Champaran and is likely to conclude on February 27 at Patna. 

Feb 15, 2020, 19:49 PM IST

Bihar: CPI, RJD activists 'purify' Ambedkar statue with holy water after Giriraj Singh garlands it

The protesters alleged that Giriraj stood for everything that Ambedkar had fought against and therefore his garlanding of the statue was tantamount to 'defiling it'.

Feb 15, 2020, 17:39 PM IST

Kanhaiya Kumar's convoy attacked again in Bihar's Arrah; vehicle damaged, many injured

The incident happened when the cavalcade, comprising about five vehicles, was coming from neighbouring Buxar where Kumar had addressed a public meeting earlier in the day.

Feb 15, 2020, 14:02 PM IST