Patna: Authorities in Patna on Tuesday were investigating the death of a 24-year old youth who apparently fell from a five-storied building in Anandpuri while partying with his friends on the New Year's Eve.
Patna: With Patna Zoo still under chain and lock due to an outbreak of bird flu that claimed lives of six peacocks in the last ten days, one more white peacock died while being in the quarantine cage on late Friday night along with another one on Saturday morning causing a sense of panic among the zoo official.
Patna: Still struggling to stop the financial bleeding caused by the imposition of prohibition in Bihar that depleted the state exchequer by roughly Rs. 5,000 crore annually, the district administration has found another way to recover some of the losses – this time by imposing entrance fees at all public parks come January 1.
Patna: The man known for sitting on dharnas and taking out protest rallies on a routine basis that invariably morph into full-scale riot leaving many cops and many of his supporters injured, Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Pappu Yadav, while sitting on a day-long fast in Patna on Saturday, said the 'Jungle Raj' was back in Bihar where no one was safe anymore.
Patna: In a jolt to an already shaky Upendra Kushwaha who broke away from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA in Bihar after the BJP snubbed his demand for more seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) national vice president Bhagwan Singh Kushwaha on Friday quit his party and joined Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal – U in the state.
Patna: Hundreds of thousands of fans of Bollywood mega-star Shah Rukh Khan gathered outside the Bapu Sabhagar in Patna on Thursday where he enthralled the large audience with his trademark dance and songs from his hit films while also charming them with some interesting anecdotes about his personal life.