News in Brief
Arrest for mine blast
Patna: One Satish Kumar was on Wednesday arrested for his alleged involvement in the August 25 landmine explosion carried out to kill JD(U) Sheikhpura MLA Randhir Kumar Soni.
even mobile phones and six SIM cards were found on him.
Patna: Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday underlined the importance of adopting public-private-partnership mode to address issues related to infrastructure development at a conference in Tiangin, China.
Patna: The high court bench of Justice J.N. Singh on Wednesday directed the Centre to file a counter affidavit within eight weeks on a petition filed by tobacco product manufacturer Wast Fragrances, seeking direction to the Union government to immediately fix and prescribe the maximum permissible limit of nicotine and tar content in cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Patna: Chief minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy, Sushil Kumar Modi, on Wednesday mourned the death of the Patna bureau chief of a national news agency, Ajay Tiwari.