File photo of Ramchandra Paswan, LJP MP from Samastipur.

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.

Family members mourning the death of a temp driver in Patna on Sunday morning.

Patna: Criminals in Patna under Rajiv Nagar police station on Sunday morning shot and killed a 17-year old tempo driver and escaped before being caught by a local mob.

New Governor of Bihar Fagu Chauhan.

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of India on Saturday ordered the transfer of several governors, including the governor of Bihar Lalji Tandon who has been replaced by senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Fagu Chauhan, a dalit leader from Uttar Pradesh.

DM Kumar Ravi certifying the election of Deputy Mayor Meera Devi in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Drama for the post of Deputy Mayor at the Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) continued on Saturday when Meera Devi prevailed over her only opponent Ashish Sinha during the draw of the name after both candidates garnered 37 votes each in the regular voting phase.

Office of Bihar Chief Secretary Deepak Kumar in Patna.

Patna: In a major embarrassment to the Nitish government, a court in Patna on Friday ordered the attachment of the offices of state Chief Secretary and a few more offices for failing to pay Rs. 664.85 crore to a cooperative bank in a case pending for many years.

Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey (file photo).

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.

Filmmakers promote 'Family of Thakurganj' in Patna on Wednesday.

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.

Actor Hrithik Roshan with Anand Kumar and his brother.

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.

Flood water in Purnia district.

Patna: Flood situation in the northeast region of Bihar got further grim on Monday as the death toll rose to 24 with over 25 lakh people in over a dozen districts affected by the flood water forcing them to leave their belongings behind to seek shelter on higher grounds.

Hrithik Roshan as Super 30 founder Anand Kumar in the biopic 'Super 30'.

Patna: The Nitish government on Monday declared the Super 30 founder Anand Kumar's biopic 'Super 30' tax free in Bihar earning accolades from both the math genius himself and Hrithik Roshan, the Bollywood actor who plays Kumar's character.

Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurating TCS office in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Patna Saheb MP and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday inaugurated the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in Patna that is expected to promote employment in the region.

Body of the slain policeman lie on the ground outside Danapur Behavioral Court on Wednesday.

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.

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