Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan who is on his statewide 'Bihar First, Bihari First' yatra ahead of the upcoming Vidhan Sabha elections, slammed the Nitish government on Friday saying there was no denying crime rate in Bihar had skyrocketed and many of the basic amenities that were available in other states were still out of reach of ordinary public in Bihar.
Patna: Bolstered by Patna police's pyrrhic record in containing crime in the state capital, armed criminals in Rajendra Nagar under Kadam Kuan police station on Thursday forced their entry into the home of a retired couple and escaped with cash, jewelries, and other valuables to the tune of Rs. 5 lakh after taking them hostage at gun points.
Patna: Ahead of the upcoming state elections in Bihar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Jagat Prakash Nadda, on his daylong visit to Patna on Saturday, met with Nitish Kumar in a sign of affirmation of the Chief Minister's candidacy who has been declared the face of the NDA in Bihar by top BJP leaders like Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Patna: Putting important issues like Patna fast becoming the murder and armed robbery capital of India on the backburner, Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey on Friday said that the police department would soon organize a special event in Patna in which 40 people will be honored for giving up drinking alcoholic drinks.
Patna: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who has dedicated the last five or six years of his political life targeting the members of the Lalu Prasad Yadav family, has now find a new punching bag in former Janata Dal-U leader Prashant Kumar who he continues to bash for speaking against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Registration of Citizens (NRC), the two BJP-sponsored law that has polarized the nation for the last several months.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Misa Bharti hit back at Pappu Yadav after the latter described Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Kanhaiya Kumar as a much bigger leader than Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejaswi Yadav saying unlike Tejaswi, who inherited the leadership from his father, Kanhaiya was a self-made man.
New Delhi: Keeping the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar in mind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid an unannounced visit to the 'Hunar Haat' organized at Raj Path near India Gate in New Delhi where he was photographed relishing Bihar's famous 'litti-chokha' outside a Bihari food stall.
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav, speaking to reporters in Delhi on Sunday, asked the Bihari voters to emulate their Delhi counterparts who, once again overwhelmingly rejected the divisive politics of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) giving Arvind Kejriwal his third consecutive term as the Chief Minister of Delhi.