People in Kankarbagh protesting administration's move to remove encroachment on Wednesday.

Patna: The district administration in Patna on Wednesday faced the ire of the locals in Kankarbagh area when they arrived there to clear the roads from illegal encroachment.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar welcoming BRICS delegates in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday welcomed a delegation of BRICS, an economic coalition of Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, who are in Patna to attend a meeting on a wide array of topics on Tuesday including the rise in terrorism and other security issues being faced by the world.

Heavy crowd at Patna temples on the first Somvari of Sawan.

Patna: Devotees in Patna and other parts of the state on Monday made a dash to the nearest Shiv Temple to mark the first Monday of the Hindu month of Sawan (Somvari) renting the air with the chant of 'Har Har Mahadev' and 'Bol Bum'.

BJP legislator Tunna Singh (file photo).

Patna: Just days after Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parliamentarian Daya Shankar Singh was suspended from the party for calling former UP Chief Minister Mayawati a 'prostitute', another saffron leader was kicked out of the party on Sunday after an FIR was filed against him for attempting to molest a 12-year old girl in a running train.

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das speaking in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Speaking at a convention of 'Teli' caste in Patna on Saturday, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for trying to gain political mileage by peddling his prohibition idea in states run by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

BSP activists burn effigy of BJP leader in Patna.

Patna: Members of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in Patna on Friday took out a protest rally against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Daya Shankar Singh for making disparaging comments against party President and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati.

The designated registration office in Patna.

Patna: District Magistrate Sanjay Kumar Agrawal on Friday visited the District Registration Office on Buddha Marg where he announced the administration's decision to move the office to a bungalow in Chhajjubagh for better accommodation and facilities.

Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishore inaugurating karate training camp in Patna.

Patna: Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishore on Saturday inaugurated a karate training program sponsored by the Sri Krishna Memorial Development Committee (SKMDC) near Gate No. 3 of the Gandhi Maidan.

Anand Kishore conducting inspection of PMCH on Thursday.

Patna: Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishore, who is heading a number of departments due to a severe shortage of competent officials despite a bloated bureaucracy put in place by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, expressed his shock at the pitiful condition of Bihar's flagship health care center Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) during a formal inspection of the facility on Thursday.

Patna Art and Craft College reopens on Wednesday.

Patna: After remaining closed for nearly three months amidst widespread protest against the college Principal, Patna University Registrar Sanjay Kumar Sinha on Wednesday unlocked the door of the Principal's office at the Patna Art College and let the new Principal Arun Kamal take over the office earlier occupied by S. K. Sinha.

CM Nitish Kumar speaking at a PHED function in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: More than a decade after he trounced the Lalu machinery to become the Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said that his government would ensure the availability of drinking water in each household in the state within the next five years.

Workers line up outside Santosha Complex in Patna to begin demolition work of the top three floors of the building.

Patna: After months of high drama of 'will it or won't it happen', authorities in Patna on Tuesday finally began the demolition work of the Santosha Apartment Complex in Bandar Bagicha nearly four months after the Supreme Court upheld that the 6th, 7th, and 8th floors of the building were constructed in violation of the original blueprint of the structure.

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