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Sunday, January 21, 2018
 

Bihar

Call for budget hotel near airport

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has urged the state government to set up a budget hotel in the vicinity of Patna airport in the wake of its plan to start round-the-clock functioning of the airport from March 25 this year....   | Read..
 

District duty for ministers

First published on 20-Jan-2018
All ministers and senior IAS officers in the rank of principal secretary and secretary will be dispatched to different districts across Bihar on January 21 to hold hands and be a part of the state-......   | Read..
 

HC raps CBI lawyer

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The high court on Friday denied the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) three weeks to let it (court) know if it will take up the case related to the drug scam in Bihar's government hospitals. It......   | Read..
 

Bihar CM to woo investors in Japan

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will embark on a three-day visit to Tokyo this February to woo investors and entrepreneurs. The Japanese government, which wants to further its cooperation with Bi......   | Read..
 

Snap-election buzz, Dal upbeat

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Bihar may be heading for snap Assembly election as JDU leaders have declared that they are ready to face polls anytime....   | Read..
 

Tejas arrest dare

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Tuesday dared chief minister Nitish Kumar to arrest him if the administration believed that the RJD was responsible for attack on Nitish's convoy last week....   | Read..
 

Ex-CM rubbishes NDA-split claim

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday said all is well in the NDA and he was comfortable to be in alliance with chief minister Nitish Kumar and the BJP....   | Read..
 

GAIL pipeline woes

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) has urged the state government to introduce a system for getting single-window nod for laying its pipeline in Patna and updating land records for removing ......   | Read..
 

Dalits did not attack Nitish, says Manjhi

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday said Dalits did not attack the convoy of chief minister Nitish Kumar....   | Read..
 

Biharsharif to get smart

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Biharsharif, the district headquarters of Nalanda, has been selected in the final list of cities selected under the smart city project. The Centre released the list on Friday and Nalanda district m......   | Read..
 

Axe falls on warders for jailbreak

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The axe finally fell on two warders and a chief warder of Buxar Central Jail for lapses that led to five convicted prisoners mysterious escaping from the premises in December 2016....   | Read..
 

Compost drive rolls

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) has finally initiated the process to reduce waste generation through composting. It has started creating a compost pit in Rajendra Nagar for the purpose....   | Read..
 

Priest shot dead in Rohtas

First published on 20-Jan-2018
A group of armed criminals shot dead a 25-year-old priest at Sakra village under the jurisdiction of Dehri town police station in Rohtas, triggering protest in the sub-divisional town on Friday....   | Read..
 

State push for total digital makeover

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The Bihar government has adopted a three-pronged strategy for digital transformation of the state in the next couple of years, which includes strengthening of information technology (IT) infrastruc......   | Read..
 

Boy's murder sparks outcry

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The body of a 14-year-old boy who was kidnapped on Wednesday was found in a shop at Sandalpur under the jurisdiction of the Agamkuan police station on Friday morning, sparking allegations that poli......   | Read..
 

AIIMS revamp rolls

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Patna, will get 89 new faculty members by February....   | Read..
 

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 a......   | 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..