Bihar

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM for 8th time,Tejashwi his deputy

Janata Dal (United) leader #NitishKumar was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar for a record eighth time on August 10. He was administered the oath of office by Governor Phagu Chauhan at a simple ceremony inside the Raj Bhavan. Tejashwi Yadav , whose RJD helms the Grand Alliance that elected Kumar as its leader on August 9, was also sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister for the second time.

published on : 10th August 2022

Agnipath: 500 trains cancelled, security beefed up in several states over Bharat Bandh

In view of the Bharatbandh call by some organisations as a protest against the Agnipath scheme, security has been beefed up in several states. Tight security forces are deployed in Bihar, Vijayawada, West Bengal's Howrah and Punjab to tackle any crisis that may arise. Parts of Delhi witnessed traffic jams as several roads were blocked ahead of the Congress' protest against the Agnipath and ongoing Rahul Gandhi's ED grilling.

published on : 20th June 2022

Protests against 'Agnipath' scheme turn violent in Bihar; trains torched

Trains were set afire, window panes of buses smashed and passersby, including a ruling BJP MLA, pelted with stones on Thursday in Bihar by Army job aspirants whose protest against the Centre's short-term recruitment scheme, ' #Agnipath ', continued for the second consecutive day.

published on : 16th June 2022

Bihar: Train set on fire at Gaya station during protests over railway jobs

A passenger train was set on fire in Bihar by protesting railway job aspirants over the recruitment exams. A crowd stormed the Gaya Junction, raising slogans, and set fire to the Bhabhua-Patna Inter-City Express, though nobody was injured. The agitated protesters vandalised trains and pelted stones. Stones could be seen all over the platform at the railway station.

published on : 26th January 2022

84-year-old Bihar man gets 11 shots of Covid vaccine, caught while going for 12th

An 84-year-old man from Bihar's Madhepura district Brahmadeo Mandal claimed that he got 11 shots of the Covid vaccine, prompting the senior officials of the state health department to initiate a probe. #CovidVaccine #Bihar #Covid19

published on : 7th January 2022

India reports a record 6,148 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours | Covid-19 Updates

With Bihar revising its figures and putting the total number of fatalities caused by COVID-19 at 9,429, India reported its highest single-day spike of 6,148 deaths, pushing the toll to 3,59,676, while 94,052 new cases took the tally to 2,91,83,121, according to the Union health ministry's data updated on Thursday.

published on : 10th June 2021

Bihar Polls 2020 Early trends show NDA lead

published on : 10th November 2020

'Will die here, but won't go elsewhere again': Migrants make an emotional return to Bihar

Altogether 1187 migrants belonging to 28 districts of Bihar arrived by the Sharmik Special train from Rajasthan.

published on : 3rd May 2020
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