Patna: After finishing his function at the Patna Science College to mark the 100th anniversary of the Patna University on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise request to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar asking him if he could pay a visit to the newly-built Bihar Museum before leaving for Mokama where he was to inaugurate a host of schemes related with bridges and road construction.
Mokama, Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after attending the centennial celebration of Patna University in the state capital on Saturday and after making an unannounced visit to the Bihar Museum, arrived in Mokama where he inaugurated a slew of developmental projects intended to strengthen infrastructure in Bihar.
Patna: After reportedly being ignored by the Patna University in the list of luminaries invited to attend the 100th anniversary of the institution with the main attraction being Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself, Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha on Thursday said 'enough was enough' with his continued mistreatment by other party leaders who fail to give him the due respect that he rightly deserves.
Patna: Members of the Youth Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) in Patna on Thursday clashed with the police after they were stopped from storming the Raj Bhawan during a march against multi-crore rupees Srijan scam and the collapse of a dam in Bhagalpur district just hours before its inaugural by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader and MP Pappu Yadav, who has been trying very hard to be the voice of students in Bihar, on Thursday led a protest rally under the banner of Justice TET Association demanding improvement in education in Bihar where, he said, the government had completely destroyed the academic environment that the state once enjoyed.
Patna: With only two days left for the much-anticipated visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will be participating in the 100th anniversary celebration of Patna University on Saturday, the local administration stepped up on its efforts to clean the state capital and repair all broken signs, traffic signals, and street lights on roads where the PM is expected to travel between Patna Airport and Patna Science College.
Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha is far from being done criticizing his own party as he took shots at the Modi administration saying it had lost the moral high ground in the nation because of its own deeds.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi in Patna on Wednesday paid floral tribute to Loknayak Jaya Prakash Narayan at his statue on Income Tax Roundabout to mark his 115th birth anniversary.
Patna: The city administration stepped up on its effort to spruce up Patna ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled arrival on October 14 when he will be participating in the 100th anniversary of the foundation of historical Patna University.
Patna: Police in Patna on late Tuesday night raided a flat on Exhibition road and arrested two men for operating a betting center to coincide with the ongoing 20-20 cricket match between India and Australia.
Patna: A day after Congress leaders in Bihar declared that everything was just peachy within the party, supporters of Akhilesh Prasad Singh and former BPCC President Ashok Kumar Chowdhary clashed with each other outside Sadaqat Ashram indicating deep divide in the party that could lead to a split Congress in the state.
Patna: Fighting back allegations of 'donating' his properties to his boss and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad Yadav, senior party leader Abdul Bari Siddiqui said that Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi was a master in the art of propaganda that would put even Goebbels, Hitler's propaganda minister, to shame.
Patna: With the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress Party out of his way and him once again safely in the driver's seat with his former ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Chief Minister Nitish Kumar appeared to be completely in sync with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his former nemesis, praising him for announcing projects that, in his opinion, would put Bihar on the past of development.