29 Jul 2014
Aurangabad (Bihar): At least 12 pilgrims, including five women, were killed and 22 others injured when a speeding container ran over them on the New Delhi-Kolkata NH 2 in Bihar's Aurangabad district early on Tuesday.
28 Jul 2014
Patna: The gospel ‘everything is possible in politics’ exactly fits into Bihar where two old friends Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad Yadav and ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar reunited on Saturday after over two long decades. They also announced to contest from four seats each, while the Congress would fight from two in by-elections to 10 assembly constituencies in the state.
27 Jul 2014
Patna: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday claimed that JD(U) in Bihar was headed for a split between two power centres led by the incumbent Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and his predecessor Nitish Kumar even as the ruling party trashed the remarks saying they "lacked substance".
26 Jul 2014
Patna: Observing that a partial drought-like situation has gripped Bihar, the state government said that a slew of measures have been taken to tackle the calamity, including provisioning for Rs 776 crore to provide diesel subsidy to farmers for irrigation.
26 Jul 2014
Patna: JD(U), RJD and Congress have reached an understanding to contest 10 Assembly seats in Bihar, going to bypoll next month, together. A final announcement of the alliance and seats each of them would contest would be made after former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar returns to Patna from Mumbai on July 30.
22 Jul 2014
Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court has dismissed a PIL challenging the appointment of senior BJP leader Ram Naik as the Governor of Uttar Pradesh, declaring it lacked merit.
25 Jul 2014
Patna: A day after JD(U) and BJP clashed in the Upper House of the Bihar Assembly, peace was restored in the House on Friday following the Chairman giving a clean chit to former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar accused of instigating the scuffle and the leader of opposition expressing regret about the episode.
24 Jul 2014
Patna: Old NDA companions JD(U) and BJP clashed in Bihar Legislative Council on Thursday with members of the two rival parties shoving and pushing each other in the presence of the parties' leaders Nitish Kumar and Sushil Kumar Modi.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal sought an appointment with Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Thursday, a day after the BJP indicated that it could form a government in Delhi.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: UGC has again cautioned universities against award of degrees in violation of provisions in the backdrop of the recent controversy surrounding the four-year undergraduate programme of Delhi University.