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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.