West Champaran: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday visited a school in Bhitiharwa in West Champaran district to review development works undertaken by the state government to mark the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's Champaran Satyagraha against the British Raj.
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee (BPCC) members celebrated the impending election of Rahul Gandhi as the national President of the Congress Party by 'feeding' sweets to the picture of their new leader at the Sadaqat Ashram in Patna on Monday.
Patna: Just days after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar delivered a strong populist speech at the Hajipur Jail where he inaugurated a host of schemes for the welfare of the prisoners, Development Commissioner Anand Kishore on Monday visited the Beur Central Jail in Patna to review the current security details to ensure prisoners were not able to escape by breaching the existing system.
Patna: The annual ritual of removing illegal encroachment from Maurya Lok Shopping Complex began on Monday with Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) workers forcibly removing small roadside vendors, sidewalk stalls, and betel shops in compliance with a recent Patna High Court order.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, speaking at the party's working committee meeting at Hotel Maurya in Patna on Sunday, repeated his pledge to 'uproot' the Sangh Parivar from India in the next state and national elections saying leaders like his own son Tejaswi Yadav and Gujarat youth leader Hardik Patel were not afraid to go after 'communal' outfits like the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or many of its offshoots.
Patna: Police in Patna were investigating the murder of a local shop owner who apparently died of a bullet wound at his home in Samanpura under Shastri Nagar police station on early Sunday morning.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday surveyed the upcoming flyover between the Patna GPO and Chiraiyantand that is scheduled to open for service in a matter of weeks.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday, praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying it was due to his leadership that India had gained so much respect in the world.
Patna: A day after Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) junior doctors went on strike following a clash with a patient's family, at least 16 patients were said to have died in the past 24 hours due to the lack of medical care in what once was known as the best hospital east of England.
Patna: Former Janata Dal – U President Sharad Yadav, who has essentially killed his own political career by going rogue against his own party in the aftermath of the collapse of the so-called Mahagathbandhan in Bihar, received yet another setback on Friday when the Election Commission sided with the Nitish faction of the party saying it was indeed the 'true' JD-U and hence, the election symbol of 'arrow' belonged to the party led by Nitish Kumar.
Patna: Junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) went on a strike on Thursday as they brought the medical care to a standstill following a brawl with the family members of a youth who died of dengue, according to the officials, before being brought to the hospital.
Patna: Health Minister Mangal Pandey, at a function held at the State Health Society in Patna on Thursday, flagged off 65 brand new ambulances to be used with the 102 service.
Patna: Protestors in Patna on Thursday burnt the effigy of film-maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali demanding ban on his film 'Padmavati' that has kicked off a nationwide storm for allegedly showing the 14th century queen in a less-than-virtuous light while also depicting the Rajput warriors of the time in a negative manner.