Patna: On the occasion to mark the 94th birth anniversary of India's 10th Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at a function in Patna on Tuesday, announced his decision to install a statue of the veteran social leader and freedom fighter who died earlier this year on August 16 at the age of 93.
Patna: Mukesh Sahni, who is the chief of a caste-based group made up entirely of 'mallahs', or boatmen, joined the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-led Grand Alliance in Bihar in the presence of RJD acting chief Tejaswi Yadav and another latest entrant to the Mahagathbandhan Upendra Kushwaha, the head of the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP).
Patna: At the end of the second day of the 4-day Ranji Trophy cricket match being played at Patna's Moinul Haque Stadium on Sunday, Bihar team, after a poor performance in the first finning, appeared to be in the driver's seat after they scored 255 runs for the loss of three wickets in the second inning taking a lead of 196 runs over Nagaland.
Patna: After days of negotiation with senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) was able to keep keeps its Lok Sabha seats along with a seat in the Rajya Sabha for the LJP chief himself from Assam seat earlier occupied by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Patna: Once again people of Patna were in a quandary after all nationalized banks went on a two-day nationwide strike causing much inconvenience to both ordinary people and the traders who were seen going from one Automatic Teller Machines (ATM) to another hoping they would be lucky enough to withdraw some cash from them.
Patna: A day after issuing an ultimatum to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the issue of seat-sharing in Bihar, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan and his MP son Chirag Paswan met with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah in Delhi on Thursday to iron out any differences over the allocation of seats among the NDA constituents.
New Delhi: Ten days after he broke his alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA, Upendra Kushwaha's Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) on Thursday joined the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA). His party would now contest elections in Bihar under Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-led Mahagathbandhan, an anti-NDA alliance in the state.