In the Spotlight
Patna: Tragedy struck in Patna on late Monday evening when a private bus carrying at least 72 people to a wedding event lost control and fell more than 20 feet in a ditch killing a dozen passengers and injuring at least 30 others.
Patna: Shell-shocked by the complete obliteration in the just-concluded Patna University Students' Union (PUSU) election, the left on the campus went on a rampage on Monday accusing the University of rigging the polls in favor of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Patna: Thousands of candidates for the Group D railway job entrance test in Patna on Monday clashed with the law enforcement officials at Rajendra Nagar Terminal where they had blocked the track disrupting railway traffic for hours in protest against the Indian Railway's decision to reduce the qualifying age from 31 to 28 and for increasing the number of seats for the Indian Technical Institute (ITI) graduates at the cost of other non-ITI candidates.
Patna: Contract nurses at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) in Patna on Monday boycotted their work and protested outside the hospital against a cut in their salaries that were raised by a private headhunting company not too long ago.
Today's News in Pictures
Officials release a commemorative stamp on the opening of the All India Postal Badminton Tournament in Patna on Monday.
RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav addressing a political rally in Phulparas in Madhubani district on Monday.
Anti-encroachment drive in Patna on Monday.
Patna DM Kumar Ravi inaugurating competition for Urdu-speaking students on Monday.