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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
 

Bihar

All-weather road cover

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The cabinet on Saturday decided to expand the Mukhya Mantri Gram Sampark Yojana to 11 integrated action plan districts to ensure all-weather roads in rural habitations with population more than 250....   | Read..
 

Bund funds to save JP village

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The government on Saturday approved a Rs 86-crore project to construct a ring bund around Sitab Diara, the village of Jayaprakash Narayan, to protect it from being eroded by the Ghaghra river....   | Read..
 

Murder after rape bid

First published on 29-Oct-2017
A 50-year-old man allegedly burnt alive his daughter-in-law after she foiled his attempt to rape her in her house in Banka district, around 250km southeast of Patna, early on Saturday morning....   | Read..
 

Workplace facility on panel chief's priority

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The newly elected chairman of the Bihar State Women's Commission, Dilmani Devi, has said the commission would ensure women working in various sectors are provided proper facilities at their respect......   | Read..
 

Declare Srijan link or lose pay in November

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The Bhagalpur district administration is gearing up to identify government officials who had any transactions with the Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti....   | Read..
 

Dal does U-turn over Iron Man birthday

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The ruling JDU, which once protested the BJP's move to collect iron from people of Nalanda to build a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, will now join the BJP in marking the Iron Man's birth anniv......   | Read..
 

Probe panel for Bhoodan land

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The government on Saturday approved a three-member inquiry commission to probe irregularities in the management and distribution of around 6.49 lakh acres of land received under the Bhoodan Movemen......   | Read..
 

Pond plan for Buddha circuit

First published on 29-Oct-2017
There is proposal to include the Muchlind pond in Bodhgaya in the Buddhist circuit among other ancient monuments linked to the Buddha. The tourism department has sent a proposal in this regard to t......   | Read..
 

Trio shot at in morning attack

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Tension gripped Pakri Chowk in Ara district headquarters town following indiscriminate firing by a gang of armed criminals on Saturday morning. Three persons suffered bullet injuries in the incident....   | Read..
 

Srijan lens on top cop

First published on 29-Oct-2017
A senior IPS officer is under the CBI scanner for having "cordial relations" with office-bearers of the Bhagalpur-based NGO Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti Limited, in the eye of a stor......   | Read..
 

Myanmar envoy body sent to Calcutta

First published on 29-Oct-2017
The body of Myanmar's consul-general in Calcutta, 49-year-old Pyi Soe was handed over to consulate officials on Saturday to be taken to Calcutta via road from Dumri in Giridih, where on Friday morn......   | Read..
 

House sealed, 2 held after liquor haul

First published on 29-Oct-2017
A house was sealed on recovery of liquor, two people were arrested and disciplinary action initiated against 12 police personnel after the death of five people in a hooch tragedy in Dhanwar village......   | Read..
 

Spurious liquor claims five in Rohtas

First published on 29-Oct-2017
At least five people died and four others were taken ill after consuming suspected spurious liquor in Rohtas district, around 140km southwest of Patna, late on Friday....   | Read..
 

'Model' tag on Chhath set-up

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The district administration heaved a sigh of relief as four days of Bihar's biggest festival concluded in Patna on Friday morning....   | Read..
 

Death count down, says govt

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Sixteen people drowned while offering arghya on Friday. According to the state disaster management authority, two deaths each were reported from six districts while one person each died in four dis......   | Read..
 

Green glare on AMU Kishanganj Centre

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The Bihar centre of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Kishanganj, around 370 km northeast of Patna, has come in the crosshairs of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) after allegations surfaced t......   | Read..
 

Full house at Lalu home

First published on 28-Oct-2017
After a bout of will they or won't they, Lalu Prasad's family observed Chhath with a full house - with the RJD chief's all nine children and seven sons-in-law present....   | Read..
 

Eye bank project on fast track

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Work on opening of an eye bank at the Rajendra Nagar Hospital has been expedited in the past month....   | Read..
 

PMC ready for next test

First published on 28-Oct-2017
After successful completion of Chhath, the Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) is now gearing up for the upcoming mega event - the closing ceremony of the Prakash Utsav - set to be organised between ......   | Read..
 

Rape fear in child murder

First published on 28-Oct-2017
A 10-year-old girl was killed, allegedly after being raped, in Gaya, around 110 km south of Patna, late on Thursday night....   | Read..