News in Brief
Youth in golf tourney
Patna: Aman Raj, 17, will take part in the Rio Ishikawa World Junior Golf Championship in Tokyo from August 1. He is a part of the five-member Indian junior team.
atna Golf Club members on Sunday wished him good luck.
Patna: Security and Intelligence Services (India) Limited would celebrate Independence Day by planting 1,000 saplings at Bahiyara village of Koilwar block.
Patna: Hindi author and critic Namwar Singh will deliver a lecture on Tuesday at Patna College as part of the college’s sesquicentenary celebrations.
Patna: Students who have 45 per cent marks in their entrance exam can apply for Patna College hostel berths, according to the decision taken on Saturday.
Patna: Patna University will soon have its own campus radio for the benefit of scholars and students, said vice-chancellor S.N. Singh on Sunday.
Patna: Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday announced that the medical colleges and hospitals in the state would soon have eye banks.
Patna: Food and consumer protection minister Shyam Razak and JD(U) leader Shakeel Ahmad Khan on Sunday demanded the sacking Union home minister P. Chidambaram and Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi for failing to check ethnic violence in Assam.