One arrested, charas worth Rs 2 crore seized in Bihar's West Champaran

The stockpile of charas was to be delivered to another part of state, which the police didn't disclose in order to keep investigation smoothly going ahead in this connection.

01 Jan 2020

Prashant Kishor's seat-sharing remarks to benefit Opposition: Bihar dy CM Sushil Kumar Modi

The senior BJP leader made it clear that the next Assembly elections would be fought under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and CM Nitish Kumar.

31 Dec 2019

JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor questions Sonia Gandhi's silence on NRC

Kishor said that the Congress president ought to come out with her clear-cut stance and ask all the chief ministers of Congress-ruled states to officially reject the NRC in their states..

30 Dec 2019

Rahul Gandhi wants to walk with 'Gajwa-e-Hind' of Pakistan: Union Minister Giriraj Singh

The Begusarai MP also defended Meerut SP Akhilesh Singh for the latter's 'Go to Pakistan comment' during the anti-CAA protests.

30 Dec 2019

Section 144 imposed in Bihar's Muzaffarpur due to cold wave

Muzaffarpur had recently witnessed the deaths of more than 150 children because of a vector disease similiar to acute encephalitis in 2019.

30 Dec 2019

NRC is demonetisation of citizenships, says Prashant Kishor

JD-U vice-president Prashant Kishor leader wants seat-sharing formula for Bihar Assembly polls revised, demands lion’s share of seats for his party

30 Dec 2019

Bihar Assembly elections: Kishor maange more for JD-U

The assembly election in Bihar is eight-nine months away, but Kishor’s statement clearly rattled the BJP and evoked a sharp reaction from its state leaders.

30 Dec 2019

Central, state pollution control bodies to meet in Patna conference next month

Officials of 28 state pollution control bodies and six pollution control committees from various U/Ts have been invited to participate in the two-day long conference.

29 Dec 2019

Ex-Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav questions Centre on not carrying census of backward caste population

The RJD chief has been demanding for caste census for long time even before he was jailed in connection with multiple cases of the fodder scam.

29 Dec 2019

Congress leader shot dead in Bihar

The incident took place in the morning when the party was scheduled to take out a protest march in Patna against the NRC, NPR and the CAA.

28 Dec 2019

Alert villagers avert derailment of train in Bihar after spotting rail crack

As soon as the villagers heard the whistle of the train, they ran in the direction the train was coming from and raised a piece of red cloth to alert the driver.

26 Dec 2019

Joint anti-CAA rally by Jitan Ram Manjhi, Owaisi raises prospect of third front in Bihar

The HAM, led by former CM Jitan Ram Manjhi, will share a dais with the AIMIM for the first time in Kishanganj on December 29 at a public rally against the CAA and NRC. 

26 Dec 2019

Amit Shah's statement on NRC a tactical retreat: Prashant Kishor

He tweeted that the statement was nothing but a tactical retreat in the face of nationwide protests against NRC, CAA.

26 Dec 2019

Elopement by lovelorn youths on rise in Bihar

In 2019, the state saw over 3,000 youths leaving their homes — highest this decade

26 Dec 2019

Maithili ‘paag’ finds place in Macmillan Dictionary

Paag, a traditional turban worn by the people of Bihar’s Mithilanchal region, now features in the popular Macmillan Dictionary.

26 Dec 2019