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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020
Ruchir Kumar

Ruchir Kumar


Ruchir writes on health, aviation, power and myriad other issues. An ex-TOI, he has worked both on Desk and in reporting. He over 25 years of broadcast and print journalism experience in Assam, Jharkhand & Bihar.

articles by Ruchir Kumar (418 results)
Feb 23, 2020 16:22
Bihar has now initiated steps to buy thermal scanners for its airports in Patna and Gaya. read more
Jan 27, 2020 09:53
The daughter of a government high school principal in Chapra, a PhD student of neuroscience at Tianjin, had flown into Kolkata from China on January 22 and reached home in Chapra a day after. read more
Jan 20, 2020 22:30
Prashant Kishor has been trenchant critic of the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens. read more
Jan 16, 2020 23:41
Amit Shah was addressing a rally at the Gharauna Pokhar ground in Vaishali district to drum up support for the new citizenship law. read more
Jan 16, 2020 17:21
Addressing a rally to drum up support for the Citizenship (Amendment) Act at the Gharauna Pokhar ground on Thursday, Shah said Prime Minister Narendra Modi would lead the NDA at the Centre and Nitish Kumar in the state. read more
Jan 04, 2020 09:50
The Bihar state has proposed to add 950 UG and 490 PG degree seats against the existing 850 UG and 64 PG seats in them, said principal secretary health, Sanjay Kumar. read more
Dec 17, 2019 07:49
The woman was undergoing treatment at Patna’s Apollo Burn Hospital since last Tuesday . Doctors at the hospital had said on Monday that her condition had deteriorated and she was critical. read more
Dec 03, 2019 08:22
Shivangi - Indian Navy’s first woman pilot - hails from an ordinary farmer’s family. Her father, Hari Bhushan Singh, is a school teacher and in-charge principal of a government high school for girls, and mother Priyanka a home-maker. read more
Nov 16, 2019 22:11
Bihar power minister said India had achieved the dual targets of generating surplus power and electricity connection to every household and was now working towards the next milestone of 24x7 power supply. read more
Nov 15, 2019 09:24
The family of noted mathematician Vashishth Narayan Singh had to wait at hospital for a couple of hours with his body. read more
Oct 20, 2019 19:55
Dr Ram Singh, joint director of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), and head of the Centre for Medical Entomology and Vector Management, New Delhi, has been sent to the sick bay after he tested positive for Dengue and Chikungunya on Satu... read more
Oct 16, 2019 13:09
Eight central teams are in Patna and another four in Bhagalpur, and would continue to extend help in these areas till October 18. While the AIIMS-Patna was operating 11 health camps, the RMIMS was running six health camps and the Central Government Health... read more
Oct 16, 2019 01:28
The team is in Patna to assist the state in fighting dengue after a fortnight’s waterlogging in some localities of Patna led to a spike in dengue cases this month. read more
Oct 07, 2019 03:08
Of the 10 dengue positive cases reported at the Patna Medical College Hospital (PMCH) on October 4, seven were from Patna, said its chief casualty medical officer Dr Abhijeet Singh. read more
Oct 06, 2019 18:54
The overall tally of dengue positive cases reported so far in the state this year has gone up to 1,127, which was lower than last year’s 2,122 cases. read more