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.

Urban Development Minister Suresh Sharma talking to reporters in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: Urban Development Minister Suresh Sharma, talking to reporters outside Bihar Assembly on Wednesday, said that the government had tabled a plan to renovate and modernize the Maurya Lok Shopping Complex in Patna that once used to be the swankiest place in town for a fun-filled evening.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar arriving at Bihar Assembly on Monday.

Patna: An overture by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders to Nitish Kumar to come back to the Grand Alliance was promptly shot down by the Janata Dal – U leaders saying there was no chance of Nitish Kumar ever returning to the Mahagathbandhan that lost at all seats in Bihar but one in the last Lok Sabha elections.

Rain brings waterlogging in Patna on Monday.

Patna: With rain lashing out at the state capital for the last two days, the failure of the district administration, like each year in the past five decades, once again came to the forefront as dozens of roads in the city went underwater as a result of severe waterlogging making lives of ordinary people miserable.

Rahul Gandhi talking to media in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: A Patna court on Saturday granted bail to former Congress president Rahul Gandhi in a defamation case filed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi who had accused the Congress leader of sullying the name of all Modis, including himself and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, when, during the height of election campaign earlier this year, he had said that 'why is it that all thieves had Modi as their surname'.

RJD leaders inaugurate party meet at Hotel Maurya in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: After remaining in hiding for nearly a month and a half since the obliteration of his party in the last Lok Sabha elections, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav finally came out of hibernation to take part in the party's national working committee meet held at Hotel Maurya in Patna on Saturday.

Upendra Kushwaha in Patna on Saturday.

Patna: Desperately trying to remain relevant in a rather new political landscape in Bihar where the opposition has been effectively neutered by Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA following its resounding victory in the last Lok Sabha elections, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha, on Saturday, kicked off his 'Nitish Hatao, Bhavishya Bachao' campaign to demand resignation of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

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