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Thursday , July 5 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Driest June in 50 years

The city recorded just 24.6mm rainfall this June, scripting a record of minimum precipitation for the month over the past 50 years and sparking a water scarcity scare....   | Read..

Brakes on new health cradles

The government will not be able to start any of its once proposed medical colleges from the coming academic session....   | Read..

Diesel despair in drought

Farmers in Bihar believe that the state government’s claim of providing respite amid fear of a drought-like condition through diesel subsidy schemes is a mere eyewash and hardly comes in handy during crises....   | Read..

PU result chokes on computer correction

The computerised evaluation of BA, BSc and BCom Part-I papers boomeranged in Patna University in the absence of proper power back-up and lack of tech-savvy examiners, delaying publication of results....   | Read..

Citizens foil snatch bid

The police in Patna have found an ally — the residents, who have decided to take it upon themselves to enforce law and order ...   | Read..
Girls walk amid morning showers . Pictures by Deepak Kumar and Jai Prakash
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Lifeline for pilgrims
East Central Railway (ECR) has made elaborate arrangements at Patna Junction this Shravan for the co...  | Read.. 
Accounts officials in bribe net
Two officials in the office of the accountant-general (AG) were arrested today for allegedly accepti...  | Read.. 
Govt rings hospital fire safety alarm
The government on Wednesday admitted that hospitals across the state lacked...  | Read.. 
Dirty drains trigger fear of monsoon malady
The councillors’ decision to stop desiltation of drains and engage sweepers...  | Read.. 
Cops facilitate marriage of tortured widow
Motihari Mufassil police donned the gown of Good Samaritan by getting a wid...  | Read.. 
Mukhiya son backs farmers
Indubhushan Singh, the son of ...  | Read.. 
Reservation clerk in net for ticket scam
A senior railway reservation clerk and two of his associates were arrested ...  | Read.. 
HC prod to Centre on AIIMS delay
Patna High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre to explain why the Jai Pr...  | Read.. 
Govt stands firm, farmers blink
The hurdle in setting up food and textile parks at Industrial Growth C...  | Read.. 
Task force to script treatment protocol
The state-run hospitals will soon have set treatment protocols for di...  | Read.. 
BJP potshots ahead of Pak talks
Taking strong exception to Pakistan foreign secretary Jalil Abbas Jila...  | Read.. 
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