The Telegraph
Sunday, January 21, 2018
 

Bihar

Maidan all set for big day

First published on 21-Jan-2018
All roads will lead to Gandhi Maidan on Sunday when the human chain against dowry and child marriage originates from the ground and heads in four different directions connecting Patna's adjoining districts....   | Read..
 

Mild relief veils cold comeback

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The fog was very dense over Bihar on Saturday morning, allowing just 25m of visibility in Bhagalpur and 50m in Patna, among the lowest in the country, but the cold was not as severe as it had been ......   | Read..
 

Hospital lacks anaesthetist

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A hospital is running without an anaesthetist. Health minister Mangal Pandey learnt this fact while making a surprise inspection of the city's Gardanibagh Hospital on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Better than last survey but clean sweep can wait

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Patna currently stands 44th in the Swachhata ranking in the country. Gwalior leads the list....   | Read..
 

Malik focus on dignity, education of women

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Bihar governor Satya Pal Malik, who also happens to be the chancellor of state universities, on Saturday stressed on education being the most powerful tool to empower people and called for upgrade ......   | Read..
 

Raunak: Cops deny lapses

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Though the Patna police could not prevent Class IX student Raunak Kumar's kidnapping or ensure his safe recovery, Patna senior superintendent of police (SSP) Manu Maharaaj said on Saturday there we......   | Read..
 

Tejas taunts Nitish over Z-plus cover

First published on 21-Jan-2018
RJD leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Saturday took a dig at chief minister Nitish Kumar, reminding him of his tweet of November 28, where he had taunted Lalu Prasad over the RJD chief's demand for a......   | Read..
 

Nine charged in toilet scam

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The special investigation team (SIT) of the Patna police on Saturday filed a chargesheet against nine more accused persons in a case related to the Rs 15-crore toilet scam....   | Read..
 

Tejas vows to share sorrows

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Saturday visited Nandan village in Buxar district where 38 people have been arrested following the attack on chief minister Nitish Kumar's convoy on January 12....   | Read..
 

PMCH facelift in next fiscal

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The first phase of work of developing Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) into a world-class hospital would start by next financial year, health minister Mangal Pandey said....   | Read..
 

Sugar mill manager gunned down

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Armed criminals shot dead a 50-year-old manager of a sugar mill in Begusarai district on Friday night, triggering protest by residents and mill employees on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Joint team to check TTEs on trains

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The East Central Railway (ECR) has formed teams comprising vigilance (commercial department) and Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel to keep an eye on travelling ticket examiners (TTEs) who de......   | Read..
 

Gadkari visit hope for stuck roads & bridges

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's special package of Rs 1.65 lakh crore for Bihar of which Rs 55,000 crore was to be spent on roads and bridges, has got stuck in hurdles posed by sluggish land acquisi......   | Read..
 

Council, RS polls to add to May heat

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A turbulent summer lies ahead of political parties with biennial polls for Rajya Sabha and the state legislative Council coming up in April-end or May....   | Read..
 

Village headman's son stabbed to death

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The son of a village headman was stabbed to the death in West Champaran district headquarters, about 200km north-east of Patna, late on Friday evening....   | Read..
 

Girl found hanging

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A teenaged girl, Chhotani Kumari, allegedly committed suicide by hanging from ceiling fan in her house located at Panbharwa village under the jurisdiction of Khaira police station in Jamui district......   | Read..
 

Power lines set for overhaul in 3 years

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The distribution lines through which consumers get power in Bihar are set to be overhauled in the coming three years....   | Read..
 

Bodhgaya on high alert

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Recovery of two suspected improvised explosive devices (IEDs) from Bodhgaya sent senior police officers of Gaya district into a tizzy....   | Read..
 

Revamp for Ara railway station

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Railway minister Piyush Goyal on Saturday laid the foundation stone for development of passenger amenities worth Rs 26.62 crore at Ara railway station through a video link from New Delhi....   | Read..
 

Constable found bomb

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The police sounded an alert in Bodhgaya, hours after a bomb exploded and two bombs were found on Friday, becase the governor was in town....   | Read..