Karni Sena activists force cinema halls not to screen Padmavat in Patna.

Patna: Members of the radical Karni Sena, a group of upper caste Rajputs, forced movie theater owners in Patna on Wednesday not to screen Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial film 'Padmavat' threatening widespread violence 'if they hurt the sentiments of the proud Rajputs'.

Karpoori Thakur's birth anniversary observed by JD-U in Patna.

Patna: While attending a function to mark the birth anniversary of socialist leader and former Chief Minister of Bihar Karpoori Thakur at Patna's S K Memorial Hall on Wednesday, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar remained defiant in the face of criticism over his prohibition policy and his decision to break away from the Grand Alliance and go back to the NDA fold.

Patna High Court.

Patna: Frustrated by the one-size-fits-all prohibition policy of the Nitish government, the Patna High Court on Wednesday lambasted the state administration for causing more havoc in the society and huge backlog in the judiciary due to poorly thought-out rules and ill-framed laws.

A visibly tense Lalu Prasad Yadav at the CBI court in Ranchi.

Ranchi: Less than three weeks after he was convicted in the illegal withdrawal of Rs. 84.5 lakh from the Deoghar Treasury and was sentenced to three and a half years in prison, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President and former Chief Minister of Bihar Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday was convicted in a third case related to the fodder scam and was ordered to serve five years in a prison.

Tejaswi Yadav and other RJD leaders meet with Governor Satya Pal Malik in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and party's heir-apparent Tejaswi Yadav, shortly after a CBI court in Ranchi announced guilty verdict to his father and party President Lalu Prasad Yadav in a third case related to the fodder scam, rubbished the decision saying it did not mean much as he was now going to move the High Court and, if needed, Supreme Court to 'get justice for his father'.

Lalu Prasad arrives at the CBI court in Ranchi on Tuesday.

Ranchi: A day before a special CBI court in Ranchi gears up to pronounce judgment in an offshoot of the multi-crore rupees fodder scam, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav appeared before the judge on Tuesday in the presence of his lawyers and a handful of supporters.

Pappu Yadav outside Governor's House in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader and the MP from Madhepura Pappu Yadav, who is of late, promoting himself as the leader of the youths and the champion of the poor, on Tuesday demanded imposition of President's Rule in the state saying the government had lost the trust and faith of the people of Bihar.

Police arrest four in connection with the Friday double murder.

Patna: Police in Patna on Tuesday arrested four men in connection with the recovery of two badly-mutilated bodies from a village near Phulwari Sharif and recovered two country-made pistols, a motorcycle, 10 live cartridges, and six cell phones from their possession.

Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik taking salute march in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday paid floral tributes to freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose to mark his 121st birth anniversary at the park named after him near Patna's Gandhi Maidan.

Students forming human chain in Patna on Sunday to promote awareness about the ills of dowry and child marriage.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday declared today's human chain in Bihar to spread awareness about the evils of child marriage and dowry system the most successful and the largest human chain ever – surpassing even the last record of people participation from 2 crore to today's estimated 4 crore – in the history of Bihar and the entire nation.

Father of the victim mourns the death of his murdered child in Patna on Friday.

Patna: Police in Patna on Friday recovered the body of 14-year old Raunak Kumar who was reported abducted on Thursday morning after he failed to reach his school.

Nitish Kumar inaugurating many projects in Ekma in Saran district on Thursday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, during his ongoing 'Vikas Sameeksha Yatra' in Ekma in Saran district on Thursday, said that he was committed to fulfilling his promise of making every lane and every drain in Bihar concrete, one of the seven 'resolutions' he promised last year while still being part of the Mahagathbandhan government.

Ali Anwar, JD-U leader, slams Nitish Kumar on Thursday.

Patna: Hoping to grab his own fifteen minutes of fame in a political landscape that looks anything but healthy, Ali Anwar, the disgruntled Janata Dal – U leader now solidly in the Sharad Yadav camp, at a press conference in Patna on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of unleashing police brutality on the villagers of Nandangaon in Buxar who had attacked Kumar's motorcade during his trip to the village last Friday.

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