Patna: Former Janata Dal – U President Sharad Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Wednesday, repeated what he and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders have said on multiple occasions that Nitish Kumar had betrayed the people of Bihar and he (Yadav) was punished for sticking to the promises he and other members of the Grand Alliance had made during the last election cycle.
Patna: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) matric exam began across the state on Wednesday amidst tight security with the administration determined to keep the cheaters at bay by confiscating their personal belongings, including shoes, cell phones, and other items before allowing them entry into the exam halls.
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: Sending a strong message to the leftists, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the students' wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), swept the Patna University Students' Union (PUSU) election the result of which was announced on Saturday just hours after polling was concluded at various colleges under Patna University.
Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, speaking at a function to mark the death anniversary of former Bihar Chief Minister Karpoori Thakur, took a shot at Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav saying while Thakur, at the time of his death, did not even own a brick house or a bank balance, the 28-year old son of Lalu Prasad Yadav was already an owner of more than 30 'benami' properties in Bihar and elsewhere.
Patna: A day after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asked the Janata Dal – U to field its own candidate from the Jehanabad seat for the upcoming special election in the district, the JD-U announced the name of Abhiram Sharma who will go toe-to-toe against Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) candidate Suday Yadav, the son of late RJD leader Mundrika Singh Yadav.