In the Spotlight
Patna: Prominent Indian lawyer and former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Jethmalani, along with Misa Bharati, the eldest child of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) duo Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi, on Monday filed their nomination papers for Rajya Sabha in the presence of Chief Minister and Janata Dal – U President Nitish Kumar and nearly the entire who's who of the RJD and the JD-U.
Patna: Armed criminals in Shiv Nagar area near New Bypass under Ram Krishna Nagar police station in Patna on Sunday night shot and killed a grocery store owner sparking a massive protest forcing police to use light force to control the angry crowd.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who is on an unofficial statewide 'yatra' to seek women's approval of his decision to impose total prohibition in Bihar nearly two months ago, at a Jeevika rally in Muzaffarpur on Saturday, assured them that total ban on toddy would be imposed from next year thus making Bihar a truly dry state.
Patna: Once again breaking the stereotype that they were somehow weaker than their male counterparts, girls in Bihar performed better than the boys in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class X exams the results of which were announced on Saturday.