The Telegraph
Sunday, February 18, 2018
 

Bihar

Walkout at Sushil aspersion

First published on 18-Feb-2018
The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Conference virtually turned into the Bihar Assembly with RJD MLAs and former MLAs staging a noisy walkout when deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi mentioned "credibility of legislatives&quo......   | Read..
 

Tejas slams attack on dad

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Leader of the Opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Saturday slammed deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi for indirectly attacking his father Lalu Prasad during the opening ceremony of the Commonw......   | Read..
 

RJD livid over jail jibe at four former CMs

First published on 18-Feb-2018
RJD leaders who created a chaos during the Commo-nwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) - India region meet at Gyan Bhavan on Saturday explained what made them shout slogans against the government......   | Read..
 

Kids rescued from Mumbai

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Forty-eight rescued child labourers, who were forced into begging, bag making and in garment factories in Mumbai, reached Patna Junction on Saturday. According to sources, an inter-state workshop w......   | Read..
 

Tejashwi meets jawan kin

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Saturday visited Piro in Bhojpur district, around 50km west of Patna, to meet family members of slain CRPF jawan Mujahid Khan who died fighting militan......   | Read..
 

Malik nod to tourism study and Atish chair

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Governor Satya Pal Malik on Saturday gave his nod to establish a centre for tourism studies at the Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University (TMBU) and establish a chair in the name of 10th Century Buddhis......   | Read..
 

Raped for 7 years, teen speaks

First published on 18-Feb-2018
A retired army jawan was arrested from Ram Krishna Nagar on Friday after his 14-year-old granddaughter recorded before court that he sexually assaulted her since she was seven years old....   | Read..
 

Attack spree on don order

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Begusarai police have said the recent spree of murder and attacks in the district is criminals' retaliation to the superintendent of police's action against land-grabbers lodged in jail....   | Read..
 

Vigilance judge rejects IAS Raju's bail

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Special vigilance judge Madhukar Kumar on Saturday rejected suspended IAS officer S.M. Raju's anticipatory bail plea on finding him guilty of causing a loss of Rs 3.28 crore to the state exchequer ......   | Read..
 

BJP man shot dead

First published on 18-Feb-2018
An FIR has been lodged into the murder of Manoj Mandal, office-bearer of the BJP's SC/ST cell, who was shot dead at his Khawaspur residence in Bhagalpur district on Friday night....   | Read..
 

PMC mulls early start to counter water woes

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) will start monsoon preparations early this year keeping in mind the past year's experience....   | Read..
 

Online challan to tighten screw on traffic violators

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Life is going to be tough for repeat offenders of traffic rules and rash drivers in Bihar....   | Read..
 

Tobacco use slides in state

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Prevalence of tobacco use in Bihar has seen a sharp decline from 53.5 to 25.9 per cent in the last seven years. In fact, Bihar is the second state after Sikkim, which has seen the highest percentag......   | Read..
 

BJP urges Dal to fight polls

First published on 18-Feb-2018
The BJP on Saturday appealed to the JDU to take active part in the state's bypolls and contest at least one of the three seats up for grabs....   | Read..
 

Bengal duo end lives in hotel room

First published on 18-Feb-2018
A couple from Bengal allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves from the ceiling fan of a hotel in Muzffarpur, around 80km north of Patna, on Friday....   | Read..
 

RSS eyes reach beyond Bihar

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat left for Varanasi on Thursday after presiding over the two-day meeting of the "chhota toli" or small group - the think-tank ......   | Read..
 

Nitish pitches for women's bill

First published on 18-Feb-2018
Chief minister Nitish Kumar raised the women's reservation bill issue at the 6th India Region Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Conference on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Rs 2.07cr jewellery seized in Nirav raid

First published on 18-Feb-2018
An Enforcement Directorate (ED) team seized Rs 2.07 crore of diamond jewellery from a Gitanjali Gems showroom here in an overnight raid in connection with the Rs 11,400 crore Punjab National Bank s......   | Read..
 

V-Day today for varsity students

First published on 17-Feb-2018
The stage is set for Saturday, voting day for the Patna University students' union polls....   | Read..
 

Women off to swinging start

First published on 17-Feb-2018
Bilquis Jahan had a busy day on Friday, starting her morning with the golf championship in the city and then straight to work from the course....   | Read..