Nitish Kumar
India  /  Published 12.08.20

Bihar parties divided on timing of elections

The approach road to a Rs 509-crore bridge over the Gandak river collapsed under pressure from floodwaters in Bihar’s Gopalganj district before its inauguration by chief minister Nitish Kumar on...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 10.08.20

Nepal not cooperating on flood management: Nitish

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday complained to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Nepal was not cooperating on flood management. “Bihar’s water resources department takes care o...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 08.08.20

Nitish in talks with all parties on Covid

The Bihar government, reeling under the coronavirus disease, is consulting MPs, MLAs and MLCs from all parties through video conferencing to improve the pandemic’s management. The process has n...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.20

Water as political capital in Bihar

Bihar goes to the hustings in a few months. The primary issue seems to be rural livelihoods. This is a significant achievement for Nitish Kumar. Although law and order, public infrastructure and socia...
By Somnath Bandyopadhyay in

India  /  Published 27.07.20

Bihar: Minister and health secy clash

A fight erupted over the deteriorating coronavirus pandemic situation in Bihar at the cabinet meeting chaired by chief minister Nitish Kumar, with health minister Mangal Pandey accusing his principal ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 17.07.20

Bridge collapses within a month of opening

A newly-built bridge over Gandak river in Bihar’s Gopalganj district collapsed on Wednesday within a month of its inauguration by chief minister Nitish Kumar, exposing poor construction and prov...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 16.07.20

Kin allege officer with Covid left on footpath

Family members of a government officer, who was diagnosed with Covid-19 and died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here on Tuesday, have alleged he had to spend a night on the footpath on...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 13.07.20

Bihar: Lalu's 15 vs Nitish's 15

The JDU in Bihar has chosen as the central theme of its campaign for the Assembly elections later this year a comparison between the “good governance” during 15 years of Nitish Kumar&rsquo...
By Nalin Verma in Patna

India  /  Published 12.07.20

Nitish faces flak for poll plans

Opponents and allies have cornered Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal United (JDU) president Nitish Kumar over his poll plans amid the raging coronavirus pandemic. They are urging him to pay attenti...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 10.07.20

Tejashwi asks Nitish to speak out on Covid video

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Wednesday night tweeted a video purportedly shot inside Nalanda Medical College and Hospital (NMCH), the only dedicated Covid-19 hospital, sh...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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