New Delhi: Choosing to hobnob with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav instead of his own party President and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar turned out to be a political disaster for former Janata Dal – U chief Sharad Yadav who lost his Rajya Sabha seat on Monday at the behest of none other than Nitish Kumar himself.
Patna: Taking a shot at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, after his weekly 'Lok Samvad' program on Monday, said that the top position in the Congress Party was reserved for the members of only one family while others jostled for other posts.
Patna: Despite early threat of violence and promise to disrupt his wedding in the presence of all the guests by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tej Pratap Yadav, the wedding of the son of Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, Utkarsh, was solemnized peacefully with Yamini, a Kolkata-based Chartered Accountant, on Sunday, in the presence of a number of politicians and family members, including Lalu Prasad Yadav, the father of the man who made threat to the BJP leader.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, to mark the birth anniversary of India's first President Dr. Rajendra Prasad, at a function in Patna on Sunday said that the state government would soon introduce a scholarship for the students of matric and inter in Bihar.
Patna: Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday presided over the Patna University convocation held at the Bapu Meeting Hall at Samrat Ashoka Convention Center during which he presented gold medals to 41 toppers in different faculties in exams held in 2016.
Patna: After defying summons by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for eight times in the past that could have landed any other person in jail, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Chief Minister of Bihar Rabri Devi finally obliged the ED by choosing to appear before it on Saturday in connection with a host of charges including political quid pro quo, money laundering, and tax evasion.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday inaugurated the 24th Patna Book Fair jointly organized by the Art, Culture, and Youth Department and Center for Readership Development (CRD) at the newly-built Gyan Bhawan where he also launched a book written by Food and Civil Supplies Minister of Jharkhand Saryu Roy.
Patna: In a grizzly revelation in what appears to be a case of domestic violence, a woman was found murdered with her throat slit in a room of Apsara Hotel under Kadam Kuan police station on Friday afternoon. Police have identified the victim as 40-year old Sangita Devi of Mahendru in Patna.
Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Friday, warned the people of Bihar against Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar saying the two were constantly misleading the public to conceal their own failures that has pushed Bihar several decades back in comparison to other states.
Patna: Bihar Cooperative Minister Rana Randhir Singh on Friday inaugurated the opening of the annual sports day at Patna Women's College in the presence of Principal Sister Mary, college staff, faculties, and students.
Patna: Patna District Magistrate (DM) Sanjay Agrawal on Thursday honored Shamaa Parveen, a member of the Indian team that won the gold medal at the Asian Kabaddi Championship held last week in Gorgan, Iran.
Patna: Dozens of paramedical students at the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) took out a protest rally on Thursday to press for their demands including regularization of their session and holding of exams on time.
Patna: Former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Tejaswi Yadav who was just a few months ago riding the coat-tail of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, slammed his former boss of remaining in perpetual 'yatra' mode saying no one cared about Nitish Kumar's yatra and his December 7 Champaran Yatra could very well be his last yatra as the Chief Minister of Bihar.