Anand S T Das
Patna diary - Socio-political cricket team names, dangers of bottled water and Bollywood runs Bihar Marathon
The Bihar capital is getting ready for the state’s first full marathon on December 17.
27 Nov 2017
Although the chill is yet to set in and the nip in the morning and evening air says that winter is around the corner, Patnites are bracing for the cold season.
17 Nov 2017
A model question paper for matriculation examinees released by Bihar State Education Board left both students and teachers shocked as it was riddled with typos – 79 errors in 10 pages.
17 Nov 2017
Veteran BJP leader Yashwant Sinha charged the current regime with resorting to lies on the note ban and the new tax regime.
10 Nov 2017
The results came as yet another shock after a disappointing performance by students in matriculation and intermediate examinations in the state earlier this year.
22 Sep 2017
The wall of the canal collapsed when water from the Ganga forcefully hit it after the pump was switched on for trial run at Bateshwarsthan in Bhagalpur district.
20 Sep 2017
With the NDA set to start consultations to hold the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and Assembly polls in several states simultaneously, Nitish Kumar’s consent for the experiment in his state has come as a shot.
17 Sep 2017
Congress is likely to replace its state president and leader of the legislature party as both leaders no longer enjoy the trust of the high command.
14 Sep 2017
A week before the massive anti-BJP rally of Opposition parties hosted by Lalu, Congress leaders in Bihar were puzzled.
03 Sep 2017
The split in JD(U) is staring its leaders, including party national president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, in the face.
27 Aug 2017
Satischandra Jha, auditor of the NGO, Rakesh Jha, district administration officer and two bank officials were arrested.
11 Aug 2017
As Tejashwi Yadav, Nitish’s deputy, refused to step down after corruption allegations against him, the Bihar Chief Minister went ahead and put down his papers.
27 Jul 2017
Tejaswi Yadav’s refusal to resign as Bihar’s Deputy CM despite an FIR registered by CBI against him for alleged corruption has turned relations within the state’s vaunted grand alliance toxic.
23 Jul 2017
Nitish Kumar was apparently not satisfied with the explanations Tejashwi offered during their 40-minute closed-door meeting on Tuesday evening.
20 Jul 2017
The two-month-long riots in 1989 in which 1,852 people were killed has been a politically divisive issue in Bihar, which houses India’s highest number of Muslims after Uttar Pradesh.
16 Jul 2017