India  /  Published 24.07.20

AIIMS Patna: Nursing staff on strike

At least 400 contract nursing staff of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Patna went on a flash strike on Thursday demanding pay hike and job security. The strike hampered the tre...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 22.07.20

Off with her: Rape survivors in India

Some of India’s achievements are unique. Recently, a woman who had complained of gang rape was remanded in judicial custody and sent to a jail 265 kilometres away by a court in Bihar for obstruc...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 16.07.20

Rape: lawyers pen letter on survivor

As many as 376 lawyers from across the country have written to the Patna High Court chief justice and other judges seeking their intervention in the “insensitive” manner in which a gang-ra...
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 15.07.20

24 Bihar BJP leaders test Covid positive

As many as 24 leaders of the Bihar BJP unit tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday, leading the party to shut down its state headquarters in Patna and asking all leaders to quarantine themselves. So...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 05.07.20

Covid: Nitish seen with suspect

Samples of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, several of his secretaries and deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi were sent for Covid-19 tests on Saturday afternoon after Bihar Legislativ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.06.20

STATE DIGEST: State's oldest couple to test Covid positive

A couple, aged 85 and 80, in Koderma was found Covid-19 positive on Tuesday, becoming the oldest husband and wife in the state to get infected by the coronavirus. Their nephew, a chemist without a tr...
By Our Bureau in

India  /  Published 13.04.19

Shatrughan Sinha gets a hero’s welcome in Patna

Shatrughan Sinha, who recently switched to the Congress arrived to a rousing welcome in Patna on Friday evening and asserted that the current dispensation at the Centre was a one-man show and two-man ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 13.10.18

Garbage charge from Nov

The Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) will charge residents and commercial establishments for door-to-door garbage collection from November. Deputy municipal commissioner Vishal Anand told The Telegra...
By Our Correspondent in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 06.10.18

Rs 28-crore push for dolphin centr

Chief minister Nitish Kumar will soon lay the foundation stone of a National Dolphin Research Centre on the premises of Patna University. It will come up on a 2-acre plot at a cost of Rs 28 crore, dep...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in


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