Rajesh Kumar Thakur  

Bihar becomes first state to administer over 6.5 lakh COVID-19 jabs in single day

Additional Chief Secretary of Health, Pratyay Amrit, said that the government has set a target of vaccinating 6 crore people in the next six months starting from July.

21 Jun 2021

Bihar cops train youth in 'Police-Pathshala' to clear help them clear competitive exams

Bhagalpur Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Sujeet Kumar said that the Police-Pathshala was started by then SSP of Bhagalpur Manoj Kumar in December 2016.

20 Jun 2021

Between perfomance and politics, turmoil surfaces within NDA in Bihar

Over the last few weeks, leaders of NDA constituents including JDU and BJP have tweeted contrary statements against each other.

10 Jun 2021

Free food distributed to over 35 lakh poor during Covid second wave thanks to Bihar community kitchens

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar also carried out virtual inspections across all the community kitchens and first time took direct feedbacks from the beneficiaries.

05 Jun 2021

Lalu Prasad could return to Bihar politics after party meet

It is believed here that Lalu Prasad will return to his party’s active politics after years of gaps in Bihar. 

07 May 2021

After surge in COVID cases, Bihar may order weekend lockdown, curfew soon

CM Nitish Kumar said that the COVID-19 cases have started spreading to some rural pockets apart from urban areas in Bihar.

16 Apr 2021

Tejashwi Yadav writes to Speaker, seeks action against officers in March 23 House chaos case

On March 23, the opposition had disrupted the House proceeding to such an extent that police forces were summoned to bring them under control.

06 Apr 2021

Bihar opposition attacks Nitish government over liquor deaths amidst prohibition

Deaths of nearly 14 persons after allegedly consuming hooch in the last few days since the day of Holi, has sent the state government into a tizzy.

03 Apr 2021

28-year-old quits MNC job, hires migrants to grow pearls in ponds of Bihar

If carried out sincerely there is no denying that one can earn anywhere between Rs 30 to 35 lakh in eight to 10 months, says Nitil Bhardwaj.

01 Apr 2021

After Bihar assembly, controversial police bill passed in Council; Opposition seeks apology from CM

The Opposition members in the council again created ruckus when CM Nitish Kumar stood to speak in support of the bill.

25 Mar 2021

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar inaugurates 7-day Museum Biennale

Sources said that the collections of antique values, housed in different museums within and outside the country will also be exhibited virtually throughout the period of the biennale.

23 Mar 2021

‘Mithila Vibhuti’ to be conferred to linguistic expert, social entrepreneur Dr Birbal Jha

Dr Jha is getting this honour in recognition of his outstanding social and literary contributions to the people of Mithila, living in different parts of the country.

22 Mar 2021

Here's why RJD MLA landed up with a BP machine at Bihar Assembly

Donning his apron, Dr Raushan told the media that he has come to the assembly with these devices to protest against Nitish Kumar "who frequently loses his cool these days." 

10 Mar 2021

Bihar officials share experience with five poll-bound states on how to conduct polls amid Covid safely

Officials will share the strategy used for booth-managements, force deployments, adherence to safety protocols and distribution of safety kits among the poll personnel. 

30 Jan 2021

AIMIM MLAs meeting with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar sparks speculations

The meeting comes in the wake of the return of BJP's senior Muslim face Shahnawaz Hussain through the state legislative council election.

29 Jan 2021