Patna: Two weeks after one-way traffic was introduced around Gandhi Maidan in Patna was introduced, the district administration on Thursday pulled the plug on the experiment saying the plan needed more study before it could be reintroduce on a permanent basis.
Kishanganj: Though he touted his 'Nishchay Yatra' as a statewide journey to collect feedback on the success or failure of prohibition from the people of Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar appears to have made up his mind about the success of the ban on alcoholic drinks calling the move 'revolutionary' that has minimized crime and communal unrest in the state.
Purnia/Araria: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar began the third leg of his ongoing 'Nishchay Yatra' from Purnia by arriving there on Wednesday evening. After a good night sleep at the official guest house, he inaugurated Dhruv Udyan, a newly-developed public park, by cutting the customary ribbon and planting a sapling of 'Champa' tree.
Patna: Despite chilling temperature, members of the National Cadet Corp (NCC) in Patna on Wednesday celebrated the 68th anniversary of the organization by putting up an exciting show at the Patna College playground.
New Delhi: Sikh Dharma International from United States has initiated Raj Khalsa Yatra of 120 people from all over the US and Canada to gurudwara Sri Patna Sahib. The Raj Khalsa Yatra will celebrate 350th birth anniversary of 10th guru of Sikh community, Guru Gobind Singh Ji in Patna.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, following the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and former film star Jayalalithaa on Monday night, expressed his condolence in a tweet saying he was pained by her passing away and was praying for the peace of the departed soul.
Patna: Janata Dal – U designated BJP-bashers on Monday launched a full frontal assault on the saffron party accusing its leaders of purchasing several pieces of land just days before the demonetization of Rs. 500 and 1000 went into effect.
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, in a press statement on Monday wished speedy recovery to his Tamil Nadu counterpart and the leader of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazagham (AIADMK) Jayalalithaa who remains hospitalized in the Apollo Hospital in Chennai after suffering a cardiac arrest on Sunday night.
Patna: Social activist Medha Patkar, like all non-NDA party leaders, joined the chorus in bashing Narendra Modi for his demonetization decision saying since Modi became the Prime Minister of India, democracy had been under attack and only the mega rich were reaping the benefit of the NDA government at the Center.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Members of Parliament Subramanian Swamy, who was in Patna on Saturday to attend a seminar on the 'Possibility of Construction of Ram Mandir under the Constitution', said there was a great likelihood the court would side with those who were looking forward to build Ram Temple in Ayodhya.