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New Delhi: Absconding independent legislator Anant Singh, after dodging arrest for more than a week, surrendered himself before a court in Delhi saying he did not trust Bihar police that was acting at the behest of some very powerful leaders in the ruling Janata Dal – U.
Patna: As if former Home and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram was not already in some major trouble, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi dropped a bombshell on the Congress leader saying Chidambaram was helping Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI that resulted in a number of terrorist attacks in India.
Patna: Hoping to remain relevant in the state politics after being crushed in the last Lok Sabha polls, former MP from Madhepura and leader of the Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) Pappu Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Thursday said that his party will launch a state-wide agitation in the second week of September against rising crime in Bihar.
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at the quarterly state level meeting of the bankers in Patna on Thursday, once again made a plea for special status for Bihar saying the state was landlocked from all sides and the only way it would attract large industries is if special economic status was accorded to it.