29 Mar 2015
Patna: The Bihar government is planning to skill up one crore youth in the state in a time span of five years to make them compete globally for industries requiring skilled workforce, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday.
28 Mar 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to end the trend of open defecation, particularly in rural areas, 'Jagran Pehel', in association with 'Jagran Prakashan Ltd' and Bihar government, has set up state's first ever 'bio-digester community toilet' at Nathnagar block in Bhagalpur district.
25 Mar 2015
Patna: Ruling JD(U) and Opposition BJP on Wednesday traded charges over poor upkeep of Mahatama Gandhi Setu over river Ganga considered as gateway to North Bihar from state capital which is witnessing heavy traffic flow.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: After its poll debacle in Delhi, BJP is taking no chances with regard to Bihar which is slated to go for Assembly elections in some months and is set to begin preparations there early.
21 Mar 2015
Patna: Nearly 300 persons were arrested so far in the anti-cheating operations across the state, even as Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has admitted that reports of rampant use of unfair means in the ongoing matriculation examination has sullied the image of the state.
26 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Bihar Chief Nitish Kumar on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here and contended that his state will lose Rs 50,000 crore due to implementation of the 14th Finance Commission recommendations which he wanted to be compensated by the Centre.
19 Mar 2015
Patna: Cheating in the ongoing state Board matriculation exams in Bihar has literally scaled new heights.
20 Mar 2015
Patna: Taken to task by the Patna High Court over large-scale copying in ongoing matriculation examination and widespread criticism, the Bihar government on Friday swung into action and cancelled examination at four centres and took seven policemen into custody for aiding in cheating.
23 Mar 2015
Patna: Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday decided to boycott the all party meeting called by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar this evening on "loss" accruing to Bihar due to recommendations of 14th Finance Commission, accusing the CM of "playing politics" in view of coming Assembly poll.
22 Mar 2015
Patna: History of Bihar will soon come alive at the historic Golghar here as the nearly 230-year -old granary is all set to host a day-time laser show for the first time on the inside walls of its iconic structure.