The Telegraph
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
 

Bihar

Soon, fly further, faster

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Direct services to Guwahati and Ahmedabad are among the many new flights that will take-off from Jayaprakash International Airport after it starts round-the-clock operations from March 25....   | Read..
 

Rush to clear land acquisition hurdles

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The state government has directed district magistrates to take effective action with regard to land acquisition woes plaguing and stalling various road projects ahead of Union road transport and hi......   | Read..
 

2-year ordeal for namesake

First published on 17-Jan-2018
A 66-year-old man from Rohtas district in South Bihar had to fight a legal battle for nearly two years to absolve himself of a crime committed by his namesake....   | Read..
 

Probe panel sniffs kill-or-harm-CM plot

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The panel probing the incident claims there was a conspiracy to kill or injure chief minister Nitish Kumar during Friday's attack on his convoy in Buxar district....   | Read..
 

104 ambulances to hit roads

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Health minister Mangal Pandey will flag off 104 basic life-support ambulances fitted with global positioning system at the State Health Society on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Governor's deadline on polls not met

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The January 15 deadline that governor-cum-chancellor of state universities Satya Pal Malik had set on November 25 for holding students' union elections has passed without compliance by any university....   | Read..
 

Sound of silence shatters attack site calm

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Big and heavy locks hang on the main doors of houses in the Dalit hamlet at Nandan village under Dumraon block in Buxar district, around 110km west of Patna, where stones and bricks were hurled at ......   | Read..
 

Tourist flow up third year on trot

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Tourist flow into Bihar grew for the third consecutive year in 2017....   | Read..
 

Multi-tone horn bar

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The state pollution control board is reported to have made a move to ask its counterparts in New Delhi and Uttar Pradesh to ban manufacture of multi-tone horns, popular as pressure horns....   | Read..
 

Award for Banka education drive

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The Unnayan Banka initiative, which is using modern technology to deliver quality education at the doorstep of students who otherwise cannot even afford to avail it owing to the economic and locati......   | Read..
 

Agency to preach hygiene

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) has selected Astitva Advertising Private Limited to create awareness on Swachhata Sarvekshan-2018 in which 4,041 cities across the country, including Patna, will b......   | Read..
 

Centre places smartclass proposal

First published on 17-Jan-2018
To promote digital technology the Union government has decided to get on with digital learning with smart classrooms in all government schools....   | Read..
 

Common test for film study

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The Film and Television Institute of India and the Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute will admit students on the basis of a common entrance test for the first time this year....   | Read..
 

RJD mocks at Modi's human chain appeal

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday urged the opposition parties to rise above party politics and join Sunday's human chain against dowry and child marriage....   | Read..
 

Spring fest fun for 24 days

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Residents will get an opportunity to take part in a 24-day-long fun fiesta and listen to singers like Alka Yagnik, Amit Kumar, Usha Uthup, Sadhna Sargam and others at the state-sponsored Vasant Mel......   | Read..
 

RJD learns to cope without Lalu

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Changes are underway in the RJD, which is coming to terms with the absence of its jailed leader Lalu Prasad....   | Read..
 

Glare on Lalu son-in-law

First published on 17-Jan-2018
The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday summoned Rahul Yadav, son-in-law of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, in connection with its ongoing money laundering probe against the jailed former chief minister's MP......   | Read..
 

Nitish scheme drive

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday asserted that he was not a leader who rules from Patna, but prefers to go among the people to understand their problems related to development works, hence, t......   | Read..
 

Can't force children: HC

First published on 17-Jan-2018
Patna High Court on Tuesday ruled that children can't be forced to participate in the state government's human chain on January 21 against dowry and child marriage....   | Read..
 

Take off or arrive 24x7 from March

First published on 16-Jan-2018
There's good news for fliers....   | Read..