Patna: Slamming Nitish Kumar of twisting the words of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his now infamous DNA comment, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy, at a press meet in Patna on Wednesday, said that the Bihar Chief Minister contaminated his DNA since he shook hands with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.
Patna: Notorious criminal turned Janata Dal – U leader Anant Singh, who is cooling his heels at the Beur Jail for his role in the abduction of a builder in Bihta, resigned from his party in a note sent to JD-U state President Vashisht Narayan Singh.
Patna: Authorities in Patna are investigating a text message to Railways Superintendent of Police (SP) Prakash Nath Mishra that threatened to blow up Patna Junction.
Patna: Life in Patna was affected by the nationwide strike of government and private sector employees who have been on a warpath against several central government policies including the proposal to privatize all nationalized banks.
Patna: Vigilance sleuths in Patna on Wednesday arrested a clerk at the Patna District Welfare Office while accepting Rs. 3,000 in bribe money.
Bhagalpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during the third leg of his 'Parivartan Rally' in Bihar on Tuesday, accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of attempting to fool the people of Bihar by announcing his own version of special package to the tune of Rs. 2.7 lakh crore to be implemented over five years.
Patna: Former political opponents, in their zeal to undermine the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, gathered at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday under the banner of 'Swabhiman Rally' where they took turns to criticize Modi and his government at the Center with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar once again likening him to Hitler who was responsible for killing more than six million Jews in the pre-Second World War Germany.
Patna: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, appearing with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Sunday, continued to take shots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of failing on all fronts and concerned only with 'show-baazi' (grandstanding).
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who is supporting Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal – U leader Nitish Kumar in his attempt to short-circuit the possible return of the NDA in Bihar, at the Swabhiman Rally at Patna's Gandhi Maidan on Sunday, dismissed the allegations of the return of Jungle Raj in Bihar saying there never was a Jungle Raj in the state though there certainly was a 'Mangal Raj' in Bihar during the 15 years of the RJD rule.
Patna: Rebel Janata Dal – U leader Renu Kushwaha, a former minister in the Nitish cabinet, along with Sunil Kumar, a JD-U legislator from Biharsharif in Nalanda district, and Braj Kishore Singh (Rashtriya Janata Dal) resigned from her party and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of senior party leaders.