Patna: Disregarding urgent issues affecting most people in the nation including a slowing economy, rise in unemployment, farmers' struggle, and rising cost of essential items like onion, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders led a march in Patna on Saturday and sat on a dharna at the Kargil Chowk demanding apology from Congress Party on the recent Supreme Court upholding on the Rafale issue.
Patna: Former Central Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha, with his anemic party popularity in Bihar following his defeat in the last Lok Sabha elections, announced his decision on Saturday to sit on a 'fast unto death' dharna on November 26 to coincide with the Constitution Day of India.
Patna: Despite a not so stellar record on the launching of new luxury bus services in Bihar that rarely remain operational beyond the first few months after their launch before ending up in the proverbial 'bus graveyard', the Bihar Transport Department on Thursday launched 11 spanking new buses on three routes to cover various parts of the city as well as beyond the boundaries of the state capital.
Patna: With a history of protest by students that invariably turns violent while Patna University is holding a meeting of its Senate, protestors representing various student unions, clashed with the police on Thursday as the powers that be huddled inside the Wheeler Senate Hall to discuss issues concerning the university.
Patna: A day after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar inaugurated Bihar's first Khadi Mall in Patna, business was brisk on Wednesday as hundreds of customers were seen moving from one floor to another in the hope of buying a dress made of khadi and other handicraft items produced by the talented people of Bihar that are being sold at the mall.