• Congress
    Jul 07, 2015 11:04 IST

    SSP books Bihar Congress president Choudhary for 'pairvi'

    Bihar Congress President Ashok Choudhary was booked for calling up a SSP and asking him to not arrest NSUI activists suspected of vandalism.

  • AAP Symbol
    Jul 06, 2015 21:37 IST

    Bihar: AAP's top leaders break away to flag off new party AAU

    Already under severe strain owing to infighting and embarrassing revelations about its ministers, including the ‘fake’ degree controversy involving its former law minister Jitendra Singh Tomar, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has now suffered a body blow in Bihar.

  • Janata Parivar
    Jul 05, 2015 14:19 IST

    Lalu Prasad’s conscience keepers: From Radha Babu to Bhola Yadav

    His long sleeved kurtas and Sadhana style haircut sold his rustic politics as did his famous one-liners.

  • Revellers at a party in Patna. (File Photo)
    Jul 05, 2015 14:05 IST

    'Yeah, Patna is safe, I’d love to take my pooch for a midnight walk too'

    The spunky girl perks up at the sight of “sizzlers.” She never misses an opportunity to visit her favourite haunt for this sizzling delicacy.“If you have not enjoyed sizzlers’ at Yo China, then you have missed a real treat”

  • Mohammad Shahabuddin. (File Photo)
    Jul 05, 2015 13:39 IST

    Ex-Siwan MP Mohammad Shahabuddin faces major ‘acid’ test

    The news is, former Siwan parlimentarian Mohammad Shahabuddin could enjoy some degree of ‘freedom’. But there is a big‘if ’.

  • Ejaz-ul-Haq
    Jul 04, 2015 20:08 IST

    Bihar ex-minister stabbed by man he tried ‘to force himself on’

    The police have arrested a 22-year-old youth for a ‘murderous attack’ on Ejaz-ul-Haq, a former Bihar minister and brother-in-law of former Siwan MP Mohammad Shahabuddin. The arrested man told the police on Saturday that he had attacked Haq in self defence and “out of desperation” after the former Bihar minister of state for welfare allegedly tried to have “unnatural sex” with him.

  • Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar
    Jul 02, 2015 17:46 IST

    Nitish takes election campaign to people’s doorsteps

    Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday began JD(U) campaign for upcoming Assembly elections through a programme called "Har Ghar Dastak" to seek feedback about the work done by the state government in the past.

  • Bihar DPS
    Jul 01, 2015 13:10 IST

    6 arrested for Bihar school lynching

    The Nalanda police on Tuesday arrested six persons on charge of lynching Devendra Prasad, director of Devendra Public School, who was beaten to death by villagers on June 28.

  • Irate mob lynching Nalanda-based private school director Devendra Prasad Sinha on Sunday. (HT Photo)
    Jun 30, 2015 12:30 IST

    Nalanda school director lynched in police presence

    The barbaric lynching of a Nalanda based private residential school director, Devendra Prasad Sinha, took place in full public view and despite the presence of the police,

  • BJP, Bihar
    Jun 30, 2015 12:17 IST

    Bihar: BJP ‘factions’ put up own names for CM candidates

    Though the top leadership of the BJP has almost decided not to project anyone as the party’s chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming assembly elections in Bihar and that the party would go to the polls with the tried and tested face of Prime Minister

  • Bihar mid-day meal
    Jun 29, 2015 17:08 IST

    Over 60 school kids fall ill after eating mid-day meal

    More than 60 students of a government primary school in Madhubani district of Bihar fell ill on Monday after eating mid-day meal, a police official said.

  • Bihar DPS
    Jun 29, 2015 15:49 IST

    Bihar school lynching: Mob pelts stones, SHO suspended

    A day after the director of a school was beaten to death following the recovery of the bodies of two students at Nirpur village of Bihar's Nalanda district, a mob pelted stones on the vehicles of top officials visiting the area.

  • Pro-Mandal leaders at a meeting in Patna on Sunday. (AP Dube HT Photo)
    Jun 29, 2015 10:32 IST

    Senior Yadav leaders vow to defeat Nitish-Lalu combine

    The Janata Parivar’s bid to unite the social justice groups received a jolt on Sunday when senior Yadav chieftains vowed to work for the defeat of RJD-JD(U) candidates in the upcoming Bihar assembly elections due in September-October this year.

  • Jitender Singh Tomar Law minister AAP Fake degree Lucknow Arrested
    Jun 29, 2015 09:43 IST

    Tomar taint may cost Munger law college its affiliation

    Biswanath Singh Institute of Legal Studies, Munger, which hit the headlines following a controversy over the degree issued to former Delhi law minister Jitender Singh Tomar, may have to face the music and even lose its affiliation

  • IIM
    Jun 24, 2015 21:23 IST

    Cabinet nod for setting up six new IIMs across India

    The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal to set up six new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) across India. The cabinet meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.