Patna: Nitish Kumar, after holding the first meeting of his top cops last Sunday since becoming the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fifth time, held a meeting of senior bureaucrats on Tuesday to review the condition of farmers in the state.
New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Tuesday slammed Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for flaming communal violence in an attempt to defame India and malign Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the eyes of the world leaders.
Patna: After failing to win even a single seat in the recently concluded Bihar Assembly elections, Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) chief and former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Pappu Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Tuesday, tried to get back in the good book of RJD President Lalu Prasad Yadav by shielding him from the criticism of Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference in Patna on Tuesday, said that the BJP would wholeheartedly support the RJD-JDU-Congress government in its initiative to impose prohibition in Bihar.
Patna: Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishore on Tuesday held a meeting to discuss the prospect of multi-level parking, elevated pathway, and 'smart' traffic light system that are being proposed for the state capital in an attempt to rein in the traffic problem that the city is plagued with.
Patna: Three days after Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were seen giving warm hug to each other sending a signal of strength among the non-NDA parties as never seen before, an all out war of words broke out between the AAP leader and RJD supporters on Monday after Kejriwal stated that it was the RJD chief who forced him for a hug and not because he had any intention to embrace Yadav.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's two sons, Tej Pratap Yadav and Tejaswi Yadav, along with 20 others, assumed their posts as ministers of various departments in the RJD-JDU-Congress cabinet two days after being sworn in the state Assembly.
Patna: One person died and four others suffered serious injuries when an out of control driver of an Alto vehicle mowed over a group of youths returning from a wedding party in Patna on Sunday night.
Patna: While the rest of the world was dashing to the nearest electronic or apparel shop to get their annual fix of the so-called Black Friday, the freshmen Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Janata Dal - U legislators in Patna were instead running to the government bungalows and quarters in the VIP areas putting their name tags at the entrances even before an official allocation could be made.
Patna: In the first administrative reshuffle of his new government, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar brought back his most trusted bureaucrat Amir Subhani as the Chief Secretary of the Home Department while sending his predecessor Sudhir Kumar Rakesh to the Panchayati Raj Department.