29 Apr 2016
Patna: Bihar government hiked the Dearness Allowance (DA) of its employees and pensioners by 6 percent to 125 percent with retrospective effect from January 1, 2016.
28 Apr 2016
Patna: Taking a preventive measure to curb fire related incidents, Bihar government has issued an advisory prohibiting cooking, worshiping or any other activity that involves fire between 9 am and 6 pm in rural areas.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today assured the Bihar government of all possible help to tackle the Maoists in the wake of the killing of 10 CRPF commandos by the rebels in the state.
19 Mar 2016
Patna: It is raining gifts for MLAs in Bihar during the ongoing Budget session of the state Assembly and yesterday was no exception – an expensive microwave oven was waiting to be picked up.
29 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday came down heavily on Bihar government for not putting facts before the High Court which granted bail to Mohammad Shahabuddin in a murder case.
16 May 2016
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said the Bihar government will today recommend a CBI inquiry into the killing of a journalist at Siwan in the state on May 13.
29 Dec 2015
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar yesterday proposed banning hooters in vehicles barring those of the Governor, Patna High Court Chief Justice, fire engines and ambulances to check increasing sound pollution.
16 Aug 2016
Patna: Bihar Assembly on tuesday ratified the Constitution Amendment Bill on GST after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar highlighted its benefits. While speaking in the Assembly, Kumar said there were lots of benefits of the GST.
23 Nov 2015
Patna: The Bihar government will soon take steps to impose a ban on liquor in the state, Excise and Prohibition Minister Abdul Jalil Mastan said today.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today requested Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to release the remaining Rs 8,200 crore fund committed as part of Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) under 12th Five Year Plan.