28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The government on Friday said that inter-ministerial consultations were in progress to address various issues that might require amendments to the new Companies Act.
27 Nov 2014
Patna: Veteran BJP leader and West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Thursday sworn in as the Governor of Bihar. Tripathi was administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of Patna High Court Rekha M Doshit at Raj Bhawan here. The West Bengal Governor, who will hold additional charge of Bihar, replaced Dr D Y Patil whose tenure ended on Wednesday.
24 Nov 2014
Patna: Speculation is rife in Bihar's political circles over the possible ouster of Jitan Ram Manjhi as the Chief Minister after he said his days in the office are numbered.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Taking a serious view of dumping of garbage around the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought the Centre's response on a plea seeking directions for disposal of solid wastes on the bank of the river accumulated during Kartik Poornima fair in Uttar Pradesh.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Emphasising the need for inter- linking of rivers in the country, Union Water Resource Minister Uma Bharati on Thursday said the project would bring about 90 percent of arable land under irrigation.
14 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government has decided to constitute Special Purpose Vehicles (SPV) in a bid to speed up the Patna Metro rail project, state Urban Development Minister Samrat Choudhary said on Friday.
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.
29 Oct 2014
Patna: All roads in the state led to the Ganga, Gandak, Kosi, Kamla, other smaller rivers, lakes and ponds, as lakhs of people travelled to the water bodies to offer Sandhya Arghya (Evening offerings) on the occasion of Chhath, a festival dedicated to the Sun God.
18 Nov 2014
Patna: The state Cabinet convened the Winter Session of the Bihar Legislative Assembly and the Bihar Legislative Council from December 19 to 26.
15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Issues of inter-linking of rivers, repair and restoration of water bodies and water management will feature as part of deliberations at a meet starting here next week which aims to streamline policies to make them more people-friendly and responsive to the needs of the states.