Congress leader Kaukab Qadri and RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: After squabbling for days over sharing of seats in the upcoming special elections in Bihar, an agreement was reached between the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress Party in the state with the RJD agreeing to drop its claim on Bhabhua assembly seat while agreeing to contest on the two seats in Araria and Jehanabad.

RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav being honored by the Dhanuk community in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and the leader of the opposition in the state Assembly, Tejaswi Yadav, while attending a function organized by the Dhanuk community as Sri Krishna Memorial Hall in Patna on Thursday, once again batted for raising the reservation limit to 70%, a talking point he made last week during a similar function organized by the Nonia community.

Man hurt in bomb explosion in Ara brought to Patna on Thursday.

Patna: At least one person was seriously injured when a crude bomb exploded inside the room of a dharmshala (inn) near Sheesh Mahal Chowk in Ara in Bhojpur district Thursday morning.

RJD leaders at a meeting at Rabri Devi's home in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders, at the meeting of its state and central working committees in Patna on Tuesday, jointly resolved to authorize party President Lalu Prasad Yadav to make a final decision on the names of the candidates for the one Lok Sabha seat and two Assembly seats where special elections are to be held shortly.

Body of slain jawan arrives at Patna Airport on Tuesday.

Patna: The body of the CRPF jawan Mujahid Khan who gave his life fighting Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists in Jammu last Saturday arrived at the Patna Airport on Tuesday where it was received by military officials, family members, and members of the Nitish administration amid many teary eyes.

Police checking vehicles in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Traffic police in Patna on Tuesday, during its ongoing 'Operation Safe' campaign in the state capital to crackdown on road law breakers and dangerous drivers, issued a ticket, or challan, to Building Construction Minister Maheshwar Hazari and an Additional SP of Jharkhand for riding in vehicles with dark, tinted glasses.

RSS Joint General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabale with Sushil Kumar Modi in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Joint General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabale, at a function in Patna on Tuesday said that just as Mahatma Gandhi had inspired millions of Indians to join the fight against the British Raj, the RSS had helped raise awareness about nationalism and what it means to be an Indian.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his weekly Lok Samvad program in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Chief Minister, at the end of his weekly Lok Samvad program, previously known as the 'Janata Durbar', slammed his off-again-on-again friend/big brother Lalu Prasad Yadav saying the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief committed the crime and was doing time in a jail but it was he who was being blamed for Yadav's current plight.

Union Civil Aviation Minister Jayant Sinha holding a meeting in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Civil Aviation, at a meeting in Patna on Monday, said that plans were afoot to make Patna Airport a world-class facility starting with the building of a new terminal at its current site.

JAP MP Pappu Yadav showing his food stall outside Patna College on Monday.

Patna: Pappu Yadav, the leader of the Jan Adhikar Party (JAP), on Monday opened his roadside food stall called 'Pappu-Ranjit Jan Ahaar Canteen' just outside Patna College where students could buy a 'thali' of complete meal for a nominal price of Rs. 20.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and others at the convocation of IGIMS in Patna on Monday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, and Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey on Monday inaugurated the 4th convocation of the Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) where 144 students graduated with the MBBS and Post Graduate degrees, 22 of which earning gold and silver medals.

Senior RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh (file photo).

Patna: Senior Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, speaking in Vaishali district on Sunday, said that if his party came into power, ban on alcohol imposed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar would be a thing of past.

'The Great Khali' is mobbed by his fans in Patna on Sunday.

Patna: Professional wrestler and a WWE star Khali, also known as The Great Khali, was in Patna on Sunday to inaugurate the opening of a fitness gym in Lodipur area.

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