New Delhi: Nine days after he was rushed to Delhi's Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital following a cardiac arrest on July 12, Ramchandra Paswan, the younger brother of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan, died on Sunday at the age of 57.
Patna: Ahead of the next year's state elections, the office of the President of India on Saturday ordered the transfer of several governors, including the governor of Bihar Lalji Tandon who has been replaced by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Fagu Chauhan, a dalit leader from Uttar Pradesh.
Patna: Ignoring the fact that nearly 200 children had died in Bihar due to outbreak of the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the recent months in the state and the fact that Bihar hospitals remain more under lockdown due to strike by junior doctors and nurses and there is a serious crisis of doctors in nearly all state hospitals, Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey on Wednesday announced the government's decision to open 11 new medical colleges in Bihar.
Patna: Filmmaker Ajay Kumar Singh, at a press conference at Hotel Maurya in Patna on Wednesday, asked the people of Bihar to go see his latest film 'Family of Thakurganj' that opens in theaters nationwide on July 19 saying it was a social drama/thriller that deals with two clashing social ideologies.
Patna: With the mega success of Anand Kumar biopic 'Super 30', Hrithik Roshan, the actor portraying the real-life teacher who made his life a mission to coach young students aspiring to get into the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), arrived in Patna on Tuesday to meet with the 'guru' on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
Patna: Making a complete mockery of the law and order situation in Bihar, a prisoner attempting to make a daring escape from the Danapur Behavioral Court, shot dead a police constable though his bid to freedom was thwarted by other cops present at the court who were able to capture him in less than an hour.