15 May 2015
Patna: Bihar witnessed a decline of 70,000 voters in the draft electoral roll, published by the Election Commission here on Friday, as part of its preparations for the Assembly elections scheduled later this year. The total number of electorate in the second most populous state now stands at 6.57 crore with 3.51 crore male and 3.06 female electors - spread over 62,779 polling stations across 38 districts.
17 May 2015
New Delhi: With Bihar Assembly Polls being the first electoral test of the "success" of BJP's membership drive, party leaders have been asked to make all out efforts to leverage the new additions to their ranks to capture power in the politically crucial state.
03 Jan 2015
Raipur: Two jawans of an elite anti-Naxal unit were injured when a pressure bomb planted by Maoists exploded in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Saturday, police said.
02 Jan 2015
Burdwan: Two persons have been injured in a bomb blast at Borogoria village in Burdwan district, a police officer said on Friday.
25 Apr 2015
Patna: At least 25 persons were killed and 133 injured in roof and wall collapse in Bihar after a high intensity earthquake rocked several parts of the country and Nepal on Saturday.
14 May 2015
London: Kevin Pitersen's disappointing cricket saga continued after the star batsman was ruled out of an IPL return with a calf and Achilles injury that he picked while playing for his county Surrey.
16 May 2015
Patna: An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter Scale was felt in Patna and other parts of Bihar this evening but there was no report of damage due it. The tremor was felt at 5.04 pm, Director State Meteorological Department A K Sen told reporters, adding it had its epicenter in Nepal at a depth of 10 km.
18 May 2015
Patna : Bihar's ruling JD-U and its ally RJD will contest 24 seats of the state legislative council together, overcoming some "technical problems" in the merger of the Janata Parivar parties.
24 Jan 2015
Ara: The woman, who carried the bomb which exploded in Ara civil court premises, has been identified as a native of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Saturday.
14 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Six parties from the erstwhile Janata Parivar are set to merge on Wednesday under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, a development which comes ahead of Bihar Assembly elections slated later this year and the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.