- Jan 24, 2015 14:46 IST
The Kumar-Sushil Modi NDA duo was doing well, but it was solely because of Kumar’s soaring ambition and personal ego to become prime minister that the symphony was disturbed, putting Bihar in such a mess says Amit Shah, BJP national president
- Jan 24, 2015 14:38 IST
Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, facing attacks from his own party colleagues over his assertive style of functioning, hit out at his detractors on Friday, stating that he never feared calling a spade a spade and would congtinue to do so whether he remained on the hot seat or not.
- Jan 24, 2015 14:49 IST
The state will soon formulate its own child policy, the guidelines for which have already been drafted. Once this draft plan gets cabinet approval, Bihar will be the first state to have its own child policy.
- Jan 20, 2015 15:05 IST
An FIR was registered at Saraiya police station of Muzaffarpur on Monday against 2,000 persons, including 50 who were named, in connection with the killings and large scale arson at Ajizpur village, the epicenter of the violence.
- Jan 20, 2015 15:09 IST
After the completion of quizzing of about 300 doctors, including 20 from Bihar, by the Medical Council of India (MCI), the process for scrutiny of their documents by the council is now underway.
- Jan 20, 2015 15:13 IST
With only a cloth wrapped around his thin frame, 17-year-old Ramswaroop Paswan was wandering in the streets of the state capital for dry woods to save himself and his three siblings from the cold weather. Like Ramswaroop, more than 1 lakh people in Patna, Danapur and Patna City live in slums.
- Jan 19, 2015 14:20 IST
The ministry of petroleum and natural gas will be spending over Rs. 25,000 crore on various projects in Bihar in the next five years. This includes enhancement of the Barauni oil refinery’s capacity from the existing six million tonnes to nine million tonnes.
- Jan 19, 2015 14:24 IST
The ongoing power tussle in the ruling Janata Dal (U) aggravated on Sunday when party president Sharad Yadav took serious exception to the remarks of ‘junior party leaders’ against senior ministers and reprimanded them.
- Jan 19, 2015 14:29 IST
Bihar Olympic Association (BOA) and different sports association expressed happiness over the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) decision to lift ban on state teams from participating in the National Games beginning January 31 in Kerala.
- Dec 10, 2014 21:54 IST
The proposed merger of former Janata Parivar parties into one entity has run into its first major hurdle with parties debating on how to manage their financial assets and disgruntled members who risk losing their seat of choice in the negotiations, senior leaders told HT on Monday.
- Dec 08, 2014 16:51 IST
The four-day annual conference of National Neonatology Forum (NNF) concluded here on Sunday with the call to strengthen newborn care facilities in rural India.
- Dec 08, 2014 16:53 IST
Tap water supplied on Patna junction railway station platforms is healthier than most of the branded bottled water being sold there, a new study by a respected experts’ body has shown.
- Dec 05, 2014 19:17 IST
The coming together of the erstwhile Janata Dal family members with the promise of merger has created a stir but hasn’t shaken Bihar politics as the RJD chief Lalu Prasad and the JD(U) boss Nitish Kumar may have expected.
- Dec 03, 2014 14:56 IST
Decks were cleared on Tuesday for the construction of a super-specialty hospital on the premises of Jayprabha trust hospital in the state cap
- Dec 03, 2014 14:59 IST
It was a free for all on the Birla Institute of Technology, Patna (BIT-P) campus near the airport, as first and second semester students clashed over a trivial issue on Tuesday.