Patna: With the threat of losing most of their allegedly ill-gotten properties, not to mention the cloud of going to prison hanging over their head for engaging in corrupt practices and abuse of power, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav and his son and RJD heir-apparent Tejaswi Yadav are scheduled to be grilled by the CBI interrogators in Delhi on Monday.
Patna: With Patna Zoo continuing to be the idol fertility ground for the rhinos, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday laid the foundation stone of what is being touted as India's first rhinoceros conservation and breeding facility.
Patna: Bihar Road Construction Minister Nand Kishore Yadav on Friday said that the Station Road flyover would be open for business by the end of next month ahead of Chhath which would intersect the existing railway Mithapur-Chiraiyantand railway over-bridge.
Patna: The shoddy work on the Rs. 389 crore dam on Kahalgaon canal in Bhagalpur that ultimately led to its collapse a few days ago causing much embarrassment to the Nitish government provided much needed fodder to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) camp that was looking for any reason to ridicule the NDA government after being the target of their assaults for the last several months in view of the ongoing CBI probes against many of the party's first family members.
Patna: The political game of ping-pong between the Rashtriya Janata Dal – U and NDA leaders continued on Wednesday as RJD surrogate Shivanand Tiwari on Wednesday said the CBI should be investigating Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi who, he said, were the kingpins in the multi-crore rupees Srijan scam.
Patna: Criminals in Patna on Wednesday lobbed several bombs at a men's clothing showroom in Dariapur causing serious injuries to three persons in the shop. They were rushed to the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) for treatment where they remain in serious condition.
Patna: Janata Dal – U leader and Nitish Kumar's chosen attack man Sanjay Singh, on Tuesday compared former party President Sharad Yadav to 'Shikhandi' – a eunuch character in Mahabharata – who owed his entire political existence to Nitish Kumar.
Noida: Patna's young golfer Aman Raj who turned pro only a year ago after making a name for himself in the amateur circuit for the past few years, led the pack with an impressive seven under par 65 in the first round of the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course on Tuesday.
Araria: Former Central Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP from Araria Mohammed Taslimuddin, who died after a brief illness at a Chennai hospital last Saturday, was given a state funeral at his native village of Sisauna in Araria district on Tuesday in the presence of over 50,000 people.
Patna: Police in Patna on Monday arrested eight men in connection with the killing of a movie theater owner in Bihta who was gunned down by motorcycle-borne criminals outside the cinema hall last Friday.
Patna: Speaking after his weekly Lok Samvad program in Patna on Monday, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar showed all signs of him now being comfortably ensconced in the NDA camp agreeing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on nearly every issue that he disagreed with him in the past.
Patna: First time since becoming the Central Minister of State for Energy, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R K Singh arrived in Patna on Monday where he was given a warm welcome by the state leaders, including party state President Nityanand Rai.
Patna: The 'Kalam Message' bus that was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Rameshwaram a few weeks ago to spread the message of late President of India APJ Abdul Kalam, arrived at Patna University campus on Monday amidst warm welcome by teachers and students alike.