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Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019
Pradeep Modak

Pradeep Modak


Pradeep has over 30 years of experience in journalism. Having specialised in sports reporting, he has moved on to city reporting, and covers education among others. A PG in mathematics, he holds a bachelor in journalism degree. He worked with The Pioneer before joining HT and has experience of Desk and reporting.

articles by Pradeep Modak (33 results)
Feb 01, 2017 11:41
A slew of measures taken by the Bihar School Examination Board to minimise errors and rid the examination of unfair practices will be put to test when the matriculation and intermediate exams begin in February-March. read more
Jan 24, 2017 13:40
Railway gangmen on night patrolling detected two large stone slabs kept on tracks between Sathajagat and Dalsingsarai railway stations in Bihar. The incident brings into focus the sabotage theory doing the rounds after the November 20, 2016 Indore-Patna... read more
Jan 14, 2017 11:02
The study expressed concern that Bihar, which spent 19.3% of its 2012-13 budgetary allocation on education, has reduced its budgetary allocation by 2% over the past four years. read more
Jan 13, 2017 12:49
The decision to extend dates for online filling of examination forms will benefit more than 25 lakh matric and intermediate students in Bihar read more
Nov 25, 2016 11:31
The Bank Employees Federation of India blamed the RBI for putting banking system in utter chaos after the government demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes. read more
Nov 23, 2016 15:46
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) on Tuesday cancelled the affiliation of 56 more intermediate colleges and schools in the state. read more
Oct 18, 2016 18:50
In a bid to restore its credibility post-toppers’ scam, the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) on Tuesday cancelled the affiliation of 68 scam-tainted higher secondary schools\/colleges finding their replies to showcause notices not satisfactory. read more
Jul 12, 2016 12:51
An ugly spat between organisers and a top ranked police officer over the occupancy of a VIP seat marred a Pro-Kabaddi League (PKL) match late Saturday and cast a long shadow over the future of the Patna leg of the popular league. read more
Jun 20, 2016 14:45
A 17-year-old national-level player died after a tackle during a match of the Bihar state junior rugby football championships at Ghosi in Bihar’s Jehanabad district on Sunday. read more
Jan 19, 2015 14:29
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. read more
Jan 19, 2014 23:10
When the auction of players for the fourth edition of the Kabaddi Premier League gets underway here next week, one of the franchisees bidding for players will be AB Corp, founded by one Amitabh Harivansh Rai Bachchan aka Big B! read more
Apr 25, 2013 19:23
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. read more
Mar 22, 2013 16:55
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar made a commitment today to provide state sponsored martial arts training to girls in every school in the state. He said this would help them protect themselves against molestors and eveteasers. read more
Dec 26, 2012 15:26
Chief minister Nitish Kumar called upon girls of the state to take up martial arts along with their education to defend themselves against eve teasers and other anti-social elements. read more