Patna: In a strong testament of the failure of the state government and the joke that the Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) has become, Patna once again turned into a city of deluge after a day of heavy rain and scattered shower again on Monday.
Patna: The newly-appointed Chancellor of the Nalanda International University (NIU) George Yeo on Monday met with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to exchange ideas about the under-construction university being developed with the goal to revive the ancient university of Nalanda.
Patna: Police in Patna on late Sunday night nabbed Pankaj Sharma and one of his associates in connection with the last Wednesday firing at a jewelry shop in AG Colony under Shastri Nagar police station in Patna.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav, at the 19th anniversary of the foundation of the party on Sunday, accused the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Center of intentionally suppressing the census caste report to gain unfair advantage in the Bihar Assembly elections to be held later this year.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan celebrated his 69th birthday at the party headquarters in Patna on Sunday in the presence of several NDA leaders and Hinduastani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi.
Patna: Evening thunderstorm in Patna on Sunday, while bringing much-needed relief from the persisting heat and humidity, also brought the usual wretchedness with it by plunging the state capital into darkness and causing severe water-logging in many areas.
Patna: In a joint press conference by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leaders, the NDA leaders launched a scathing assault on Janata Dal – U leader and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav for indulging in 'caste-based' politics to keep the state divided on caste and religion bases.
Patna: Police have arrested a 19-year old youth for attacking former state minister and ex-Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Ejazul Haque at his home in Patna under Shastri Nagar police station with a knife sending him to a local hospital.
Patna: A Patna court on Saturday admitted a case of defamation against senior Janata Dal – U leader and Bihar Health Minister Ramdhani Singh filed by Jessie George Modi, the wife of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, after the former accused the latter of getting a job at Patna University based on fake degrees.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday launched his pre-election door-to-door campaign dubbed as 'Har Ghar Dastak' by first stopping at the Badi Patan Devi temple and the tomb of Sayed Shah Khwaza Ruknuddin Ahmed to seek divine blessings before knocking at the doors of homes in Patna City.