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EVMs are perfectly fine, it strengthened people's right to vote: Nitish

Amid raging debate over EVMs, which opposition leaders have been critical of, Kumar said he was not in agreement with the things said.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Over 20 per cent of shelter homes resort to corporal punishment

According to the report, the most common way of getting a child to listen to the caregivers is by restraining their food or access to rest or loo.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Setback for Bihar’s Opposition alliance as two Kushwaha leaders quit RJD, RLSP to join ruling JD(U)

Both Ram Pukar Singh and Birendra Prasad Kushwaha, who served as a minister in Rabri Devi’s RJD-led government, are from East Champaran.

published on : 21st January 2019

Nitish Kumar defends Janta Dal's (U) stand on citizenship bill

The Bihar CM asserted that when the issue of citizenship bill cropped up, we took the view that the identity of Assamese people must not come under any sort of attack.

published on : 21st January 2019

Bihar set to roll out 10 per cent quota for EWS, Nitish Kumar seeks countrywide caste Census in 2021

Kumar was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of his weekly 'Lok Samvad' (public interaction) programme here.

published on : 21st January 2019

Mob vandalises Bihar police station over minor's killing

A local official said that villagers were upset over police's role and their alleged casual approach towards the case.

published on : 18th January 2019

CBI files cases against two more shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of inmates

The agency has booked Manoj Kumar, the Director of Novelty Welfare Society which ran a short-stay home, and office-bearers of Panaah shelter home in Munger district.

published on : 17th January 2019

CBI registers FIRs against two shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of minors

The observations in the TISS report have been included in the FIR as primary allegations, the officials said.

published on : 16th January 2019

Bihar: 1 dead, 1 injured after being shot at by unidentified assailants

The incident took place while the victims were on a rickshaw en route to their respective homes in Yusufpur from Hajipur railway station.

published on : 16th January 2019

Bihar: Maoists kill two in Jamui suspecting them to be police informers

AK-47 rifles were used in the operation by the Maoist squad that included at least six women cadres, said police officials familiar with the ongoing probe.

published on : 16th January 2019

Two killed, 34 injured in a bus-truck collision in Bihar

While 19 persons were admitted to the hospital, 15 others were being treated at the hospital's outpatient department.

published on : 13th January 2019

WATCH | RJD MLA Prahlad Yadav slaps man over land dispute in Bihar

In a video, Prahlad Yadav can be seen hurling abuses at an individual standing at a construction site, before slapping him on the face.

published on : 12th January 2019

DMK rules out an alliance with BJP, says PM Narendra Modi is not Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Stalin's response comes a day after when Prime Minister Modi said on Thursday that the BJP's doors are "always open for parties."

published on : 11th January 2019

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's choice of words serves as grist to the Opposition’s mill as polls draw near

A delegation of leaders later submitted a memorandum to Governor Lalji Tandon, urging him to direct Nitish Kumar to "withdraw his undignified remarks against the Grand Alliance leaders"

published on : 10th January 2019

Honour Killing: 16-year-old Bihar girl beheaded in cold blood on parents’ order for eloping with local youth

The girl’s severely mutilated body and the severed head were recovered from a field on Sunday, two days after her father had lodged a missing report.

published on : 10th January 2019
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