Criminal-turned-politician Anant Singh brought to Patna's Beur Jail on Saturday.

Patna: After taking him in custody from a Saket court in New Delhi, the state police brought criminal-turned-politician Anant Singh to Patna on Sunday and after briefly producing him before a court in Barh, sent him to Beur Jail in Phulwari on a 14-day judicial custody.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and others at Arun Jaitley's funeral service in New Delhi on Sunday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday attended the funeral of senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Central Minister Arun Jaitley who was cremated at the Nigambodh Ghat in Delhi with full state honors.

RLSP leader Upendra Kushwaha in Patna on Sunday.

Patna: Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha on Sunday held yet another press conference in Patna on Sunday once again taking shot at the Nitish government saying Bihar was in the clutch of criminals and there was no rule of law in the state.

Anant Singh, Independent MLA, sitting in a prison van during a previous arrest (file photo).

New Delhi: Absconding independent legislator Anant Singh, after dodging arrest for more than a week, surrendered himself before a court in Delhi saying he did not trust Bihar police that was acting at the behest of some very powerful leaders in the ruling Janata Dal – U.

BJP leader and Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi (file photo).

Patna: As if former Home and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram was not already in some major trouble, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi dropped a bombshell on the Congress leader saying Chidambaram was helping Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI that resulted in a number of terrorist attacks in India.

Pappu Yadav holding a press conference in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Hoping to remain relevant in the state politics after being crushed in the last Lok Sabha polls, former MP from Madhepura and leader of the Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) Pappu Yadav, at a press conference in Patna on Thursday said that his party will launch a state-wide agitation in the second week of September against rising crime in Bihar.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar speaking at the quarterly meeting of bankers in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, at the quarterly state level meeting of the bankers in Patna on Thursday, once again made a plea for special status for Bihar saying the state was landlocked from all sides and the only way it would attract large industries is if special economic status was accorded to it.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar paying tribute to former CM Jagannath Mishra in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: The body of the three-time Chief Minister of Bihar Jagannath Mishra was brought to Patna on Tuesday as politicians cutting across party line paid tribute to him at the airport and later at the state Assembly, Legislative Council, and Sadaqat Ashram, the Congress headquarters in Bihar.

Former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra (file photo from 2014).

New Delhi: Former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra passed away at the age of 82 at a hospital in New Delhi on Monday morning after a prolonged illness, family members said.

Heavy traffic jam on Bailey Road on Saturday.

Patna: They have tried it in the past but have never succeeded. This time, however, they are confident people of Patna will be rid of massive traffic jams that the state capital is known for.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar flagging-off Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali Rath from Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday flagged off the so-called 'Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali Rath' that is intended to spread awareness about various government projects undertaken by the Micro Water Resources Department and Bihar Underground Water Development Mission to highlight the importance of smart use of water and its preservation.

Park Road fountain in Kadam Kuan, Patna.

Patna: As part of the plan to beautify Patna, the administration has installed a number of colorful fountains throughout the city that is attracting a lot of people to these 'oases' in an otherwise concrete jungle that the state capital has become.

Nitish Kumar honoring farmers at Bihar Museum in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday honored three farmers from Madhubani district who, on July 22, had found a 13-kilogram meteorite that had crash-landed in a paddy field in Mahadeva village under Laukahi block.

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