Docs focus on headache

If you are in the habit of popping pills on your own whenever you have headache, think again.
Our Correspondent Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Good Samaritans bleed hearts of gold

Kankerbagh resident Deepak Jaiswal donated blood for the first time in 1984 for his father who was suffering from blood cancer. Deepak, who works as a railway contractor has so far donated blood 77 times.
Shuchismita Chakraborty Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Cooking gas burns pockets

While the government faced criticism from all quarters on marginal dips in fuel prices, the newly revised cooking gas prices by state owned oil companies has choked homemakers. They claim the double blow has made them bebas aam aadmi (helpless common people).
S.M. Shahbaz Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Pollution board stick on 14 hospitals

Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) has issued notices to 14 hospitals of Patna for failing to efficiently dispose of bio-medical waste. Directions have also been issued to another eight hospitals to bring improvement in their ways of handling bio-medical waste.
Nishant Sinha Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Six detained for minors' abuse

Police in Muzaffarpur have detained four women and two office-bearers of a non-government organisation for questioning in a sexual exploitation case.
Ramashankar Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Tejas bats for voting on ballot paper

Tejashwi Prasad Yadav, whose party the RJD has won three bypolls, demanded on Saturday that the voting process in the country be conducted on ballot paper.
Amit Bhelari Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Check at station with eye on clean survey

Ranjan Prakash Thakur, the Danapur divisional railway manager under East Central Railway, on Saturday inspected platforms at Patna Junction and the waiting rooms, besides the escalator and other facilities, and instructed officials to keep the premises clean.
Our correspondent Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Tension over drunkards

Senior administration officials spent a sleepless Friday night on the roads in Nathnagar after a minor problem created by a drunkard triggered a group clash, making a mockery of the government's tall claims about prohibition and its benefits.
Gautam Sarkar Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Contract killers on murder SIT radar

A sharpshooter from the Dumra police station area in Sitamarhi district is on the radar of the special investigation team (SIT) probing the murder of district welfare officer Shubh Narain Dutt.
Our special correspondent Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

Farmer killed in Maoist night raid

Over 30 armed Maoists, comprising women rebels, raided Khalari village around Friday midnight and shot dead farmer Reet Lal Yadav, 65, in Jamui district, about 100km from Munger divisional headquarters.
Shri Krishna Prasad Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST

CM praises langar GST relief

Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday welcomed the central government's decision to keep materials used in langar (free community dining facility) run by religious institutions out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) purview and also to return the GST collected from such institutions.
Dev Raj Jun 03, 2018 00:00 IST


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