Patna: Youths in Patna on Friday burnt the posters of film-maker Karan Johar's latest movie 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' (ADHM) for using a Pakistani actor in it even as Pakistan continued to export its terrorists across the Line of Control to the Indian side to inflict damage to the Indian army.
Patna: Central Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament Ram Kripal Yadav on Thursday slammed the Nitish government for failing to rid Patna from water-logging saying despite widespread media coverage and negative publicity, the Nitish-Lalu-Congress administration in Bihar had ignored the problem much to the inconvenience of the citizens of the state capital.
Patna: A day after senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi raised the issue of no work being done in the Road Construction Department led by Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday attended a meeting of the Road Construction Department to take stock of the ongoing projects involving building of new roads and over-bridges in the state.
Patna: The degradation of political discourse in Bihar took yet another nosedive on Tuesday when Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav – the eldest son of former Chief Ministers Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri Devi – questioned the manhood of the son of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi in a reaction to Modi's earlier comment about the wedding of the Yadav brothers.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, holding his weekly press conference at his Polo Road residence in Patna on Tuesday, accused the state government of abandoning all road or bridge-related projects in Bihar while saying the Road Construction Minister was utterly inexperienced in dealing with such a huge department.
Patna: Social Welfare Minister Manju Verma, at a seminar on 'Social Transformation of Bihar through Empowerment of Women of the Marginalized Community: Rhetoric or Reality?' at the A. N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies in Patna on Tuesday said that the fact that women in Bihar were more empowered in Bihar under the leadership of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was a reality and not a rhetoric.
Patna: Relying on the effect of a possible lawsuit, the Nitish administration on Saturday threatened to file a case against Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das alleging the latter used 'unparliamentary' words against the Janata Dal – U and its workers thus causing immense damage to the party's reputation.
Kishanganj: Literary festivals of various hues have been creating a revolution of ideas across India in the last few years. However, most literary festivals take place in metro cities and resort towns. This is going to change with a new literary festival being launched in India by the people of the Seemanchal region of Bihar.