Patna: Like many other major cities in the country, riot and arson broke out in Patna on Sunday where hundreds of protestors took to the streets to oppose the Citizenship Amendment Bill tabled by the Narendra Modi government at the Center.
Patna: In what has become a public feud between the family of Aishwarya Rai, the estranged wife of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tej Pratap Yadav and the Lalu family, things took an ugly and more serious turn on Sunday when Rai, after allegedly being beaten by none other than former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi, was kicked out of the Lalu household on 10 Circular Road forcing police to intervene in the matter.
Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday took a jibe at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi saying the latter had no knowledge of the Indian history and, before making any comment on any subject, he should open a history book to stop himself from making a fool.
Patna: Prashant Kishore, the man who helped Narendra Modi win the Prime Minister's office back in 2014 and later charted the course to victory of a shaky Nitish Kumar in Bihar in 2015 earning him the position of the second most powerful man in the Janata Dal-U, on Saturday offered to resign from the party after he came out openly against the Citizenship law, a law wholeheartedly supported by the Bihar Chief Minister.
Patna: With the national average price of onion hitting a new high of Rs. 165 per kilogram, Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav on Thursday sold onions outside the home of Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi in a clear attempt to embarrass the NDA government in the state and at the Center for failing to check rising prices of essential items.
Patna: Patna Mayor Sita Sahu, singed by the avalanche of criticism for failing to protect Patna from epic water-logging and flooding little over a month ago, in an attempt to rebound from the negative publicity in the social media, handed out free connection to LPG to 100 roadside food vendors with the goal to cut pollution in the state capital.