28 Jul 2015
Patna: About 3,000 school teachers in Bihar, who allegedly used fake degree certificates to get jobs, have resigned till date apprehending legal action.
29 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Dismissing suggestions that caste census report was not released to 'hide truth', government today said more than 8.19 crore errors were detected in the data of which 1.45 crore faults continue to exist.
27 Jul 2015
Patna: RJD President Lalu Prasad and several of his supporters were today arrested here while trying to enforce the day-long Bihar bandh called by his party as the shutdown adversely affected life across the state.
18 Jul 2015
Patna: Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Friday said a person belonging to the upper caste cannot become Bihar Chief Minister after the upcoming assembly polls in the state.
14 Jul 2015
Patna: A day after leading a protest march through the state capital, RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Tuesday called for a Bihar bandh (shutdown) on July 27 to protest the withholding of caste-based census data by the central government.
14 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The government has convened a meeting on Thursday to chalk out strategy for pushing its legislative business in the Monsoon Session beginning next week, with opposition parties closing ranks against it on various issues like the Vyapam scam, Lalit Modi controversy and the Socio Economic and Caste Census.
07 Jul 2015
Patna: The Centre's decision to withhold caste-based census data has created a political row in poll-bound Bihar with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Yadav demanding its immediate publication.
27 Jun 2015
Patna: Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP), an ally of BJP in NDA alliance, today said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was "targetting" people of a particular caste since the arrest of JD(U) MLA Anant Singh.
03 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011 today painted a grim picture of rural India, indicating that one out of three families living in villages is landless and depends on manual labour for livelihood.
11 Jul 2015
Patna: BJP president Amit Shah's claim about the party giving first Prime Minister from the OBC caste in Narendra Modi, was today sharply contradicted by both the JD(U) and RJD.