Patna: The result of Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) Board on Monday released the results of Class X and Class XII with girls once again faring better than the boys in the toppers' list.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, speaking at the 11th anniversary of the foundation of the Mahavir Vatsalya Hospital in Patna, made it clear in no uncertain terms that as long as he was alive, he would not allow prohibition to be withdrawn from the state of Bihar.
Patna: The ongoing live drama of catching bootleggers and illegal alcohol vendors and crushing the bottles with a steam roller amidst much pomp and show continued in Patna on Monday when the district administration, under the vigil eyes of the Patna District Magistrate Sanjay Agrawal, destroyed nearly 30,000 bottles of Indian made foreign liquors with a retail value of over Rs. 1 crore.
Patna: Heads were exploding on both sides of the aisle in Bihar when Chief Minister Nitish Kumar chose to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was hosting the Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Jugnauth in Delhi, over a luncheon invitation from the Congress Party, a partner in the Grand Alliance in Bihar, sending all sorts of signals to people who now feel uncertain about the future of the Mahagathbandhan in the state.
Patna: In a bizarre, rather gruesome incident on Sunday morning, a man slit the throat of his own 22-year old daughter after he erroneously suspected her of having a relationship with a member of his own family.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Mrityunjay Tiwari went on an indefinite hunger strike in Patna on Saturday against his own Grand Alliance government of which he is a member of to express the state's inaction in providing government jobs to Bihar sportsmen on sports quota.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leaders in Patna on Sunday mourned the death of Rajiv Pratap Singh, the son of Vaishali MP Rama Singh who died in a road accident near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday afternoon after the vehicle he was driving rammed into a stationary truck from behind.
New Delhi: In a setback to the Lalu clan and particularly to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President's daughter and Rajya Sabha member Misa Bharti, the Income Tax department on Wednesday issued a summon to her and her husband Shailesh Kumar in connection with an investigation involving 'Benami' asset to the tune of several crore rupees.
Patna: Junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) boycotted work on Wednesday in protest against police lathi-charge on PG students on Tuesday affecting medical care and treatment much to the inconvenience of patients and their family members.
Hazaribagh, Jharkhand: Following his conviction by a Hazaribagh court on May 18 relating to the murder of Janata Dal legislator Ashok Singh in 1995, the same court on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former MP from Maharajganj Prabhunath Singh and two others in the same case.
New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on late Monday evening arrested Rajesh Agrawal, a Chartered Accountant, on charges of money laundering and a host of other crimes involving setting up of shell accounts for his clients and helping them acquire properties under fake names.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference in Patna on Tuesday, said that once he was done with exposing the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief's family, he would turn his attention towards other RJD leaders who, he said, have also amassed wealth beyond their known sources of income.
Patna: Less than a week after a massive fire destroyed most of the GV Mall on Boring Road in Patna, another building adjacent to the GV Mall caught fire on Tuesday destroying many shops while causing damage to the tune of several lakh rupees.