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Saturday, January 20, 2018
 

Bihar

Train route plot price hurdle

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The Indian Railways on Thursday told Patna High Court that the price the Bihar government was giving to it for land on which the Patna-Digha Ghat DMU train now runs was insufficient and hence not acceptable....   | Read..
 

100-bed boost for health sector

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Patna City residents have reasons to rejoice....   | Read..
 

Teacher shot at

First published on 19-Jan-2018
A government middle school teacher is battling for life after he was shot at on the premises of the school at Kaithi village under the jurisdiction of Shivsagar police station in Rohtas district, a......   | Read..
 

San Francisco calling

First published on 19-Jan-2018
City-based artist Binod Kumar Gupta, 59, is all set to exhibit his paintings at a solo exhibition at San Francisco's Fraenkel gallery....   | Read..
 

Debate before varsity election

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Patna University will have presidential debate ahead of the students' union election scheduled for February 17 on the lines of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)....   | Read..
 

HAMS leader meets Lalu

First published on 19-Jan-2018
RJD chief Lalu Prasad met Hindustani Awam Morcha Secular (HAMS) leader Brishen Patel, creating ripples in Bihar politics and talk of a split in the NDA has gained momentum....   | Read..
 

Sushil SOS on tax share

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Bihar has urged the Centre to continue with the old routine of monthly disbursement of the states' share in central taxes instead of the new system under which the money would be given every quarte......   | Read..
 

Child marriage cuffs on man, girl's kin

First published on 19-Jan-2018
A middle-aged man was arrested from Samastipur district on Thursday, allegedly for marrying a minor girl a day after a Madhubani court sent the parents of another minor girl to jail on the charge o......   | Read..
 

Chain security alert

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Patna district magistrate Kumar Ravi and Patna senior superintendent of police Manu Maharaaj asked officials to be on alert three days before the proposed human chain, for which Gandhi Maidan is th......   | Read..
 

Work will happen, vows Nitish

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said a cabinet committee was looking after the demands for new commissionerate, districts, sub-divisions and blocks in the state and will decide on them....   | Read..
 

Shootout bares biker gang rivalry

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Wednesday night's firing incident where a youth Ankur suffered bullet injuries is likely to intensify the clash between different biker gang operating in the state capital....   | Read..
 

Code for greener buildings

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The Bihar Renewable Energy Development Agency (BREDA) has formulated an energy conservation building code for the state which would come into force after approval of the state government....   | Read..
 

Dog sniffs Red bombs

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Gaya police foiled an attempt by Maoists to blow up a vehicle carrying security forces after the seizure of two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) from Imamganj region on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Two molest incidents, cops nab a student

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Patna police raided Patna College hostels and private lodges at Ashok Rajpath and Makhania Kuan on Wednesday night to trace the man who sexually harassed a third-year girl student of Patna Science ......   | Read..
 

Dalit torture slur at govt

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Expelled JDU leader Sharad Yadav's faction on Thursday demanded a probe by a sitting Patna High Court judge into the attack on chief minister Nitish Kumar's convoy in Buxar district on January 12....   | Read..
 

Form chain on special status demand: RJD

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The RJD on Thursday rejected the state government's appeal to take part in the human chain on January 21 against dowry and child marriage, and taunted chief minister Nitish Kumar for "forgetti......   | Read..
 

Manjhi slams 'witch-hunt'

First published on 19-Jan-2018
NDA partner Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday hit out at the state government for atrocities on Dalits by police and administration at Nandan village in Buxar district in the aftermath of the attack on ......   | Read..
 

Opp. probes point to 'people's anger'

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Politics over the attack on chief minister Nitish Kumar in Buxar district on January 12 has heated up, with probes by Opposition parties including the RJD, the Congress, the Sharad Yadav breakaway ......   | Read..
 

Axe looms on DM & SP for convoy attack

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The axe is likely to fall on the district magistrate (DM) and the superintendent of police (SP) of Buxar over the attack on chief minister Nitish Kumar's convoy at Nandan village of the district on......   | Read..
 

Welfare scheme plea

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday drew the Centre's attention towards the shortfall in the release of funds towards the Sarva Siksha Abhiyan (SSA) and urged for sufficient budgeta......   | Read..