Teachers' Day celebrated in Kadam Kuan.

Patna: To mark Teachers' Day on Monday, a seminar on "Quality Education" was held at the Baldev Sahay Bhawan in Kadam Kuan under the auspices of Social Club and Prof. Indira Sinha Educational Foundation.

File photos of BJP leader Nand Kishore Yadav and JD-U spokesperson Neeraj Kumar.

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday slammed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for bending his own law by arresting the Excise official in Nalanda district who arrested a Janata Dal – U leader following the recovery of 168 bottles of liquor from his home during a raid last Wednesday.

RJD leaders Abdul Ghafoor and Tejaswi Yadav.

Patna: Bihar Minority Welfare Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Abdul Ghafoor on Monday fluttered some feathers in the Janata Dal – U when he said that the current Deputy Chief Minister and RJD rookie politician Tejaswi Yadav was more of a 'PM Material' than a 'CM Material'.

Shatrughan Sinha in Bakhtiarpur.

Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and former film star Shatrughan Sinha, at a function at a high school in Bakhtiarpur on Sunday, praised the Nitish administration for doing an 'outstanding' job in providing relief to the flood victims adding the Center was also doing a fine job helping the state fight the effects of the flood.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's prohibition policy coming back to haunt him following the arrest of party leader in Nalanda.

Patna: It was just a matter of time when the Nitish government would break its own prohibition laws after months of tough talking about sparing no one who either brought, sold, bought, possessed or consumed alcohol in Bihar, authorities in Nalanda on Thursday arrested Nalanda Excise Inspector on charges of 'conspiring' against a Janata Dal – U leader from whose house he recovered 168 bottles of alcohol during a raid on August 30.

Water Resources Minister Lallan Singh with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a recent meeting to review flood relief operation in Bihar.

Patna: Janata Dal – U leader and Water Resources Minister Rajiv Ranjan Singh, aka Lallan Singh, tried to push back against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi who had earlier demanded the resignations of both him and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for failing to provide adequate and timely relief to flood victims in Bihar.

Members of the Indian Army at the recent Independence Day parade at Patna's Gandhi Maidan.

Patna: Protest against prohibition in Bihar took a new turn on Friday when thousands of former Army jawans took out a march from Danapur Cantonment to the Governor's mansion to demand exclusion from alcohol ban saying drinking was their right and Nitish government had no right to infringe on their rights.

Water level recedes at Buddha Ghat in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Despite clear signs of water receding in various rivers in Bihar, the death toll in the flood-ravaged districts went up to 168 following the three new deaths on Thursday.

Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar (file photo).

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav who recently advocated scrapping Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) due to delay caused by it in government appointments, on Thursday met with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to discuss his plan and to strategize on the appointments of personnel in various boards and corporations in Bihar.

Magadh Mahila College (file photo).

Patna: After cracking down on students wearing jeans and skin-tight leggings along with other provocative attire, the Principal of Magadh Mahila College on Thursday ordered the removal of all vendors within the college campus saying the decision was taken in the interest of the safety of the students.

JD-U MLCs Neeraj Kumar and Sanjay Singh (file photo).

Patna: Once again acting like Bihar was the personal property of the ruling party in the state, a legislator belonging to the Janata Dal – U on Wednesday said that he would not allow any Union Minister to 'enter Bihar' unless the Narendra Modi-led Central government provided flood relief package as demanded by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with his personal advisor Prashant Kishore during a meeting in Patna (file photo).

New Delhi: Professional poll strategist Prashant Kishore who first helped the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) win the General Elections in 2014 and later Nitish Kumar to return for the third time as the Chief Minister of Bihar, on Monday threatened to file a lawsuit against senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi for casting aspersion on his moral and ethical behavior.

2013 picture of sick children being treated at the PMCH after consuming poisoned mid-day meal in a Saran primary school.

Patna: Three years after the state's worst ever mid-day meal tragedy in Bihar, a civil court in Chhapra on Monday awarded 17 years of imprisonment to Meena Devi, the headmistress of a primary school in Saran district, in the poisoning death of 23 children who perished after eating school lunch.

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