Bihar Government

Will look into issue of schools charging fees during pandemic: Bihar government

There is no provision in the law as per which the government can direct private schools for waiving the fees but since it is the general sentiments of parents, the government will look into the issue

published on : 16th March 2021

RJD slams Nitish govt after dead doctor promoted, transferred as civil surgeon of Sheikhpura district

Dr Ram Narayan Ram, a resident of Bhojpur district, succumbed to the COVID-19 virus last month. He was posted as a medical officer at the public health centre in Rohtas till he tested positive.

published on : 10th March 2021

SC seeks Bihar govt's response in Mohd Shahabuddin's arms act case

A court in Bihar had convicted Shahabuddin to 10 years of imprisonment for his involvement in an arms act case.

published on : 5th March 2021

Govt schools in Bihar to adopt regional dialects as medium of instruction

Over 80 per cent of children in rural areas of the state converse in the five regional languages namely Bhojpuri, Maithali, Vajjika, Magahi, and Angika.

published on : 4th March 2021

Water to all Bihar agriculture lands within five years: Sanjay Kumar Jha

Sanjay Kumar also informed that the water resource department has prepared a website and mobile app namely the 'Irrigation Nishchay'.

published on : 4th March 2021

Bihar keen to set up port in Odisha coast

With Bihar keen to develop a port facility in the Odisha coast, the State government is reported to have given green signal to the proposal.

published on : 3rd March 2021

1.6 crore school students to be promoted sans exams in Bihar

Replying to a question, the education minister said higher secondary schools have opened in 8385 panchayats.

published on : 24th February 2021

Bihar has better economic growth rate than national average, says Deputy CM

Tar Kishore Prasad said this while presenting the Bihar Economic Survey Report 2020-21 during the first day of the Legislative Assembly session

published on : 20th February 2021

INTERVIEW | Education top priority for Bihar govt, says Dr Ashok Kumar Chaudhary

Bihar is on the right track to become empowered all spheres of development under the NDA government headed by Nitish Kumar, Chaudhary said.

published on : 8th February 2021

Shahnawaz Hussain, Kushwaha set to enter Nitish Kumar's team in Bihar

The Home department is considered the second most important wing because of its vast administrative powers, including those involving bureaucratic reshuffles.

published on : 5th February 2021

Bihar's motivating journey from power-starved to energy sufficient state

The per capital consumption of electricity in Bihar from 145 units in 2012-13 has now increased three times to more than 400 units under the Nitish Kumar-led NDA government.

published on : 1st February 2021

Bihar to soon have gas insulated power sub-station

The gas insulated power sub-station happens to be an upgraded technology which requires less maintenance.

published on : 23rd January 2021

'JP to BJP': A book that speaks about Bihar's changing politics

A book titled JP to BJP- Bihar after Lalu and Nitish by Patna based senior journalist Santosh Singh has brought in a bunch of 'less known' political facts to the readers.

published on : 23rd January 2021

JD-U blames BJP for delay in Bihar cabinet expansion as seat sharing formula still 'unclear'

A speculation floated that the cabinet expansion will be held after January 26 as BJP leader Shahanwaz Hussian and VIP leader Mukesh Sahni were elected unopposed to the state council as MLCs.

published on : 22nd January 2021

After being declared 'open defecation free' city, Patna now aims for 'garbage free' status

It is believed that if efforts continue, Patna will at least get the "3 Star City" certificate after proper waste management and garbage disposal efforts.

published on : 21st January 2021
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