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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Patna: Smitten by the buzzword 'Smart City' despite Patna struggling with basic amenities like clean drinking water, water-logging, traffic gridlocks, and proper garbage disposal, among others, officials are marching forward with their plans to turn the state capital into a 'Smart City' so as to be able to catch up with cities like Mumbai, Delhi, and Bangalore.