Bihar Shramjeevi Patrakar Sangh members taking out protest march in Patna on Saturday following the killing of a journalist in Siwan yesterday.

Patna: Journalists, reporters, and political activists in Patna on Saturday took out a number of rallies and burnt effigies of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to protest the killing of Hindustan (Hindi) news bureau chief in Siwan Rajdev Ranjan who was gunned down in Siwan on Friday evening.

Panchayat polling at Bairiya Khanpura village under Sampatchak block on Saturday.

Patna: Nearly 64% of eligible voters cast their ballot in the sixth phase of the ongoing Panchayat elections in Bihar on Saturday that was marred by minor incidents of clashes in an otherwise peaceful day at the polling booths.

Senior Hindustan (Hindi) reporter Rajdev Ranjan.

Siwan: Six days after a Gaya youth was shot dead by the son of a Janata Dal – U legislator, criminals in Siwan, the home turf of incarcerated Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Mohammed Shahabuddin, gunned down a senior journalist on Friday night.

Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav (file photo).

Gaya: Parents of the slain Gaya youth Aditya Sachdeva on Thursday hit back at Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav for comparing their son's murder to Pathankot terror attack saying if that was si then Rocky Yadav, his mother and absconding Janata Dal – U legislator Manorama Devi, and her criminal husband Bindi Yadav must be treated as terrorists as well.

The student's wing of the Jan Adhikar Morcha burning the effigy of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Janata Dal – U legislative council member Manorama Devi has reportedly gone into hiding after an arrest warrant was issued against her and her house in Gaya sealed by the police following recovery of liquor bottles from her home during a Monday raid in connection with the murder of a youth allegedly by her son Rocky Yadav.

Police resort to lathi charge on protesting I.Sc. students in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Police in Patna on Tuesday resorted to lathi charge after hundreds of students took to the street to protest what they called bungling in the result of the Bihar Board Inter Science (12) exams.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in Saran on Wednesday.

Saran: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, speaking at the Rajendra Stadium in Chhapra on Wednesday, exhorted the women of the district not to be afraid to take the law in their own hand and destroy any illegal liquor distillery if they came across one.

Rocky Yadav, the son of JD-U legislator Manorama Devi, arrested by Gaya police on Tuesday morning.

Gaya: After more than seven hours of raid at various places, the Gaya police on early Monday morning succeeded in nabbing absconding Rocky Yadav, the son of a Janata Dal – U legislator, in the killing of 20-year old Aditya Sachdeva, the son of a Gaya businessman, that Patna on Saturday night.

Principal secretary, Education department, D. S. Gangwar announcing results of I.Sc. exams.

Patna: Officials in Patna on Tuesday announced the results of Inter Science that showed a steep decline in the success rate from 88.58% in 2015 to 67.06% in 2016 - a drop of nearly 22 points.

School bus being pulled out of the ditch in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Nearly a dozen school children walked away with only minor injuries after the school bus they were riding fell into a ditch on Tuesday morning near RMS Colony intersection in Patna while trying to avoid a collision with an auto-rickshaw.

Mathematician Anand Kumar (third from right) posing with film-maker Vikas Bahal in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Noted film-maker of Barfi, Life in Metro, and Heropanthi, among other hits, Vikas Bahal has embarked on his new project involving the struggle, turbulence, and success of mathematician and founder of Super 30 Anand Kumar who has dedicated his life to prepare students from impoverished background for IIT entrance test.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a press conference in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, reacting on the murder of a Class 12 student in Gaya allegedly by the son of Janata Dal – U legislator Manorama Devi and her criminal husband Bindeshwari Yadav, said such things happened in other states as well and there was no need to politicize it.

BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi (file photo).

Patna: Slamming Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for trying to minimize the murder of a 20-year old youth in Gaya by the son of Janata Dal – U legislative council member Manorama Devi on Saturday night, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi said it was reckless for the Janata Dal – U chief to dismiss murders by saying no state was free from it.

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