15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government asserted before the Supreme Court that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious clean Ganga plan has a "vision" to achieve the goal of 'aviral' (uninterrupted) and 'nirmal' (clean) river.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Taking a stern view on release of effluents into Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday directed Simbhaoli Sugar Mills to pay a compensation of Rs 5 crore for "intentionally avoiding to discharge their social corporate responsibility" and polluting the river.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Law and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said he was one of the terrorists' targets in the BJP rally in Patna which was addressed by Narendra Modi in which 6 people were killed in a blast in October last year.
11 Oct 2013
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday laid the foundation stone of the Ganga Expressway, paving the way for the much-awaited road project.
13 Oct 2014
Patna: Recognising the shortcomings which resulted in a stampede, and bomb blasts at a rally last year, the Bihar government is working on a plan to give a facelift to the Gandhi Maidan by installing broad gates and CCTV cameras.
09 Oct 2014
Patna: A delegation of senior doctors on Thursday met Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and sought revocation of the suspension of Superintendent of Patna Medical College and Hospital and action against seven others for remaining unavailable at the hospital on 3rd October.
06 Oct 2014
Patna: Not satisfied with transfer of officials for the October 3 stampede near Gandhi Maidan here that claimed 33 lives, BJP on Monday staged a dharna and demanded institution of a murder case against the officials.
11 Oct 2014
Patna: The Bihar government is preparing a master plan for rural development to change the face of villages with community participation, Rural Development Minister Nitish Mishra said on Saturday.
03 Oct 2014
Patna: Want to take an inexpensive trip around the world! Just land in Patna and leave the rest to over 1,200 Durga Puja 'pandals' with dazzling decorations put up across the length and breadth of the city.
31 Aug 2014
Guwahati: One of the first luxury river cruises from Patna to Varanasi on the Ganga River, traversing a distance of over 420 km has been launched. The cruise, ‘MV Rajmahal’ has been launched by the state-based Assam Bengal Navigation Company (ABN).