Two Kolkata schoolgirls were rescued from red light area of Gaya and handed over to their parents.
A lawmaker in Kishanganj district of north-eastern Bihar re-defined the trappings of a high profile wedding, by bringing his new wife home on a helicopter.
Describing illiteracy among women as bane of development, chief minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said the government has decided to open higher secondary schools at gram panchayat level with special emphasis on education of girls.
Chief minister Nitish Kumar launched the ultra luxury van of Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation (BSTDC) in Patna yesterday. .
Barely a few days after the department of education started a pay-verification cell for the authentication of claims of university and college teachers, protests have begun.
Footfall of foreign tourists in Bihar may have outstripped that in Goa, but it is still to find the right concoction for retaining them. With this realisation, the Bihar government has decided to dedicate its fifth Udyami panchayat for hotel and tourism industry, being held at Rajgir today, to identify industry expectations and remove roadblocks constricting greater private sector participation.
Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee (BPCC) president Ashok Chaudhary on Saturday asked the district party chiefs to facilitate formation of booth committees positively by June 15. Every booth committees should have 10 members with active mobile numbers, he said.
Taking serious note of lowering of water table with the rise of summer heat causing crisis of potable water to residents in several urban and rural areas of Patna, the district level vigilance-cum-monitoring committee on Saturday directed to send 16 mobile vans with technical experts to check hand pumps and ensure their uninterrupted functioning.
Traffic constable Mamta Jha, who was seriously injured by a speeding Bolero vehicle on April 23, is battling for her life at a private nursing home in Patna.
Two citations in the Limca Book of Records (LBR) in a year! That too post-retirement! Don't be surprised, its true. And, it has been achieved by a 62-year-old retired assistant general manager of SBI, Naresh Chandra Mathur, who now lives in Patna.
The hospital services of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna (AIIMS-P) will be operational from August 15 this year. Currently, only its college wing is working.
Here’s a great bit of news for those aspiring to be doctors. All six new all India institutes of medical science (AIIMS), including the one at Patna, will double their intake in the MBBS course from the upcoming session, reports Ruchir Kumar.
Maoists have killed an employee of a construction company in Bihar's Jamui district and torched three vehicles, police said on Friday.
In a game filled with tales of child prodigies and in which an Indian is the undisputed world champion, Bihar’s three-year-old Pari Sinha has stolen everyone’s thunder, reports Pradeep Modak.
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday told the Centre that implementation of MGNREGA was suffering due to non-availability of funds even as the state government rejected CAG findings on the ambitious rural job scheme as totally "untrue and deceptive".