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Thursday , May 10 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Speed gun fires blank

The traffic policemen in Patna have finally admitted that the only speed gun in their artillery is firing blank....   | Read..

King Khanís Knights ride form & fan high

A team that didnít look like topping the points table from anywhere but the bottom for four years is finally atop the IPL-V league standings, turning Knighthood into a badge of honour almost every Shah Rukh Khan fan, from Patna to Calcutta, is wearin...   | Read..

Battle of ballots begins at home

For some candidates in the poll fray for Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC), the fight, like charity, begins at home....   | Read..

Payment misses court due date

Retired Bihar State Sugar Corporation (BSSC) employee Vinod Poddar did not receive any payment on Wednesday from the corporation or Bihar State Human Rights Commission (BSHRC), despite the deadline set by the high court....   | Read..

Security posers post daylight robbery

Criminals looted Rs 6 lakh at gunpoint from two employees of a scrap dealer on Wednesday afternoon, proving yet again the lac...   | Read..
RJD and CPI-ML activists take out a rally to drum up support for Thursday’s Bihar bandh, in Gaya on Wednesday. The parties have called the bandh in protest against the murder of Sonehatthu village head Devendra Singh, alias Chhotu, in Aurangabad on March 29. Picture by Suman
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Heat dampens RJD demonstration zeal
The weather seemed to have sucked life out of an RJD dharna on Wednesday as very few people turned...  | Read.. 
Look within to arrest civil slip
While highlighting the results of the UPSC 2011 exams, the media in Bihar went overboard in praising...  | Read.. 
Low on tech, high on colour
The colour coding system used by the dabbawalas of Mumbai has helped...  | Read.. 
Poll identity poster delay
The state election commission had issued a directive on May 6 to start the ...  | Read.. 
Force to shut clinics
Three months since two sealed ultrasonography clinics were re-opened by the...  | Read.. 
Power officials, contractors test public patience
Poles leaning with wires dangling around dangerously, not a scene in the a...  | Read.. 
Sports event sparks row
Officials of Bihar State Sports Authority (BSSA) and the department of ...  | Read.. 
Fungus farm to fight Maoists
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Group Centre at Jhapha in Muzaffarp...  | Read.. 
Cops seize arms after encounter
Security personnel on Wednesday found a huge cache of arms and ammunition f...  | Read.. 
Govt plan to fill up varsity vacancies
The education department is planning to fill up posts of teachers across un...  | Read.. 
Tillers take to street for price
Angry farmers on Wednesday blocked Bhagalpur-Naugachia road at Jahanabhi Ch...  | Read.. 
Justice eludes carnage victims
On January 25, 1999, 23 Scheduled Caste members were killed by suspected ar...  | Read.. 
Stop-salary diktat irks rights panel
The state human rights commission today directed the urban development...  | Read.. 
Court raps health hub contractors
The high court today issued a notice to contractors building Jai Pra...  | Read.. 
Lalu bats for school exams
A provision under Right to Education (RTE) Act that bars detaining a c...  | Read.. 
Minister with foot firmly in mouth
He is health minister of the state, but no doctor has been able to find a ...  | Read.. 
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