Patna: Hoping to capitalize on the BJP's decision to keep Janata Dal – U leaders at bay from the latest expansion of the Modi administration at the Center, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, at a press conference at his home in Patna on Sunday, tried to pour salt in Nitish Kumar's wounds saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi had obviously not forgotten about how poorly he was treated by the JD-U leader during the last Lok Sabha elections.
New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwini Kumar Choubey, who was groomed by none other than Loknayak Jaya Prakash Narayan himself, and the officer who had arrested BJP patriarch L K Advani during his Ram Mandir Rath Yatra in Bihar in 1990, Raj Kumar Singh, were two of the party leaders who were inducted in the Narendra Modi-le NDA government at the Center at a function in Delhi on Sunday.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said that there was no talk between him and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders at the Center about his MPs being accommodated in the latest reshuffle of the cabinet saying he, like others, heard the rumors of JD-U possibly being included in the cabinet through the media only.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday took shots at his 'estranged big brother' and Lalu Prasad Yadav for the latter's turnaround on the contentious prohibition issue saying the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President was only half-heartedly supportive of his prohibition decision and now that he was not part of the Grand Alliance, Yadav was openly out against prohibition in the state.
Gaya: Rocky Yadav, the son of former Janata Dal – U legislator Manorama Devi and criminal-turned-businessman Bindeshwari Yadav, a.k.a. Bindi, was announced guilty by a Gaya court on Thursday in the Aditya Sachdeva murder case that occurred on May 9, 2016 in Gaya following a brief encounter between the two involving road rage.
Patna: Police in Patna on Thursday arrested four postal employees from Patna GPO on charges of consuming alcohol in the post office premises following a party to honor a retiring employee.
Patna: Computer teachers of Bihar, under the banner of Bihar Computer Teachers' Welfare Association, in Patna on Thursday went on a strike to press for their demands.
Patna: Continuing to expose the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) family for being the biggest landlord in the state of Bihar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday made documents available to public that contains information about former RJD legislator Mohammed Shamim and his wife Sofia Tabassum giving away two of their high-priced properties in Danapur to Lalu and Rabri's two sons Tej Pratap Yadav and Tejaswi Yadav.
Patna: More meetings, more grand announcements before previously-announced schemes could even take off from the ground, the much-touted mono-rail case in point, the state government on Wednesday gave green signal to a Rs. 3000 crore bridge to be built parallel to the existing Gandhi Setu on the River Ganges.
Patna: Health Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state President Mangal Pandey, from the party office in Patna on Wednesday, flagged off six trucks loaded with food and essential survival items to be distributed among the flood victims in North Bihar.
Patna: Police in Patna on Wednesday busted a gang of counterfeiters who were using computer scanners and color printers to print fake notes of various denominations and selling them to their clients for half the cost of the real money value.
Patna: After launching a full-frontal war on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and by extension, on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA during a show of strength rally at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Rabri Devi, her son Tejaswi Yadav and daughter Misa Bharti appeared before the Income Tax sleuths in Patna on Tuesday to answer questions about their amassing upscale properties in Bihar as well as in other states.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the annual sportsmen honor day at the Pataliputra Sports Complex and handed out awards to top athletes and sportspersons from Bihar.