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Worst monsoon in 25 years kills 148 across India: Floods ravage Patna, Defers all October 2 Programmes

Worst monsoon in 25 years kills 148 across India: Floods ravage Patna, Defers all...

India recorded its highest rainfall this Monsoon since 1994, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday, September 30, classifying it 'above normal.   Incessant rains...
Climate changed already? Monsoon refuses to end, rains wreak havoc in Bihar, other parts

Climate changed already? Monsoon refuses to end, rains wreak havoc in Bihar, other parts

Torrential rains wreaked havoc in Bihar, submerging the state capital of Patna and flooding several districts as the monsoon refused to retreat – yet...
Election Commission

Election Commission announces bypolls in 17 states, one Union Territory on Oct 21

The Election Commission on Saturday, September 21, announced that bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 17 states and one Union Territory (Puducherry) will be...
Sanoj Raj becomes the first crorepati of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 11

Sanoj Raj becomes the first crorepati of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 11

Sanoj Raj from Bihar’s Jehanabad district, who is currently in New Delhi preparing for IAS exams, on Friday, September 13,became the first to win...
Bihar brothers married Kashmiri sisters: arrested for kidnapping

Bihar brothers married Kashmiri sisters: arrested for kidnapping

Two brothers from Bihar, Mohammed Tabrez, 26 and Mohammed Parwez, 24 were arrested on Wednesday (August 28) from their house in Ram Bishanpur village,...
Bihar’s IITian joined Railway department as Trackman in Dhanbad

Bihar’s IITian joined Railway department as Trackman in Dhanbad

An IITian joined group “D” job in the Indian Railways in Dhanbad railway division as track maintainer, popularly known as trackman, according to Media...

World’s Most Handsome Man – ‘not really an Achievement’: Hrithik says

Superstar Hrithik Roshan was recently named the Most Handsome Man in the World by a US-based agency. The report states that the actor even...

Boy lynched on suspicion of Theft in Bihar

A 17-year-old boy was lynched by a mob on suspicion of theft in Gaya’s Kalyanpur area of Bihar on Monday (August 5). The victim, identified...
Floods

Assam and Bihar Floods destroy lives of over a Crore

Floods in Bihar and Assam have claimed hundreds of lives and around 1.07 crore people still wrestling for normal life under the effect of...
Rashtrapati bhavan

Centre transfers Governors of two states, appoints new ones for four others

President Ram Nath Kovind today (Saturday, July 20) appointed six new Governors in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar, Nagaland...
NITI Aayog health index report: Kerala tops again, Uttar Pradesh worst

NITI Aayog health index report: Kerala tops again, Uttar Pradesh worst

Kerala has once again emerged as the top ranking state in the second health index report of NITI Aayog, while the worst is Uttar...
Skeletal remains of 108 children found outside Muzaffarpur Hospital

Skeletal remains of 108 children found outside Muzaffarpur Hospital

In a shocking incident, skeletons of 108 children were found behind the compound of a hospital which is in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur. It has been...
Death toll of children due to acute encephalitis touches 100 in Bihar

Death toll of children due to acute encephalitis touches 100 in Bihar

The death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has risen to 100 in Muzaffarpur, Bihar today (Monday, June 17) reported news agency ANI. Sunil...
Mamata Banerjee behaving like Kim Jong Un

Mamata Banerjee behaving like Kim Jong Un: Giriraj Singh

Union Minister Giriraj Singh, who is known his controversial statement, has compared West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. "She...
EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go viral

EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go...

After the last phase of polling on Sunday, May 19, a number of videos surfaced showing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) being transported and alleging...
BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra has alleged that TMC workers were covering their faces at a Jadavpur booth and giving proxy votes. Shortly after he...
LS Elections 2019 Phase 7

LS Elections 2019 Phase 7: State-wise list and poll timings

The seventh and final phase of voting in the Lok Sabha Election 2019 is scheduled to take place on Sunday (19 May) in 59...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

59 parliamentary constituencies across six states and the National Capital Territory of Delhi have began voting today (Sunday, May 12) in the sixth phase...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

9 states will vote for 72 Lok Sabha seats in fourth phase of Lok...

The voting for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 has begun, today (Monday, April 29) 9 states are set to vote for...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
BJP leader Ashwini Choubey misbehaves with government officials after alleged MCC violation

BJP leader Ashwini Choubey misbehaves with government officials after alleged MCC violation

A video has gone viral on social media showing Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey misbehaving with Sub District...
Bihar: More than 10 coaches of Tapti-Ganga express derails in Chhapra, 4 injured

Bihar: More than 10 coaches of Tapti-Ganga express derails in Chhapra, 4 injured

More than 10 coaches of the Chhapra-Surat Express train derailed on Sunday morning in Chhappra’s Gautam Asthan, Bihar. According to the reports, the accident took...
NDA releases Bihar candidate list for Lok Sabha polls

NDA releases Bihar candidate list for Lok Sabha polls

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) today (Saturday, March 23) announced the names of candidates for Lok Sabha seats in Bihar, in which Shatrughan Sinha...
Congress-RJD announce seat sharing deal for Bihar, ‘mahagathbandhan’ in place

Congress-RJD announce seat sharing deal for Bihar, ‘mahagathbandhan’ in place

Barely three weeks to go before the start of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) today (Friday,...
Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

    Barely three weeks before the 2019 Lok Sabha polls get under way, the Opposition camp continues to be in disarray with the main opposition...
Bride refuses to marry drunk groom in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar

Bride refuses to marry drunk groom in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar

A bride in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar called-off her wedding after the groom allegedly turned up in an inebriated state for the marriage. The bride,...
Patna Rally

Patna Rally: PM Modi slams oppn for demanding proof of airstrike

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Sunday, March 3) addressed a ‘Vijay Sankalp’ rally in Patna, Bihar where he slammed opposition for asking proof on...
Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha praises PM Narendra Modi over launch of Patna Metro project

Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday (Feb 17) hailed the Patna Metro Rail and other projects worth over Rs 33,000 crore launched in Barauni by...
Six men raped 19-year-old girl infront of her father in Bihar

Six men raped 19-year-old girl infront of her father in Bihar

In a shocking incident, a teenage girl was gang-raped in front of her father by six men in a village in Bihar’s Kishanganj district,...
Seemanchal Express

7 dead, several injured as 11 coaches of Seemanchal Express derail in Bihar

At least seven people have lost their lives and many injured after 11 coaches of the superfast Seemanchal Express heading to Delhi derailed in...
Former RJD MP Shahabuddin’s nephew shot dead in Bihar

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin’s nephew shot dead in Bihar

Gangster and former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) lawmaker Mohammad Shahbuddin’s nephew was shot dead last night in Bihar. His killing led to protests in the...

‘What pop has he given?, Siddaramaiah on PM Modi’s ‘Lollipop’ remark

Former Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah on Monday (Dec 31) responded to PM Modi’s remark of ‘lolipop’. Siddaramaiah on Monday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra...
Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath from UP doesn’t want people from his state and Bihar take away...

Among the very first decisions announced by Kamal Nath after taking oath as Madhya Pradesh chief minister was the “70 per cent jobs for...

“How can Kamal Nath deny jobs to people from UP, Bihar?”

Panelists say that MP CM’s statement on workers from UP and Bihar is discriminatory Soon after taking oath, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath took a...
Dark horse Kushwaha keeps everyone guessing in Bihar

Dark horse Kushwaha keeps everyone guessing in Bihar

How dependent is RLD on RLSP now that BJP and JD(U) have announced seat share formula, ask Mudda panellists; BJP hints of Rajya Sabha...
Nitish Kumar – BJP work out seat sharing for 2019, other allies to respond

Nitish Kumar – BJP work out seat sharing for 2019, other allies to respond

After months of haggling over number of seats they would contest in 2019 Lok Sabha election, Nitsh Kumar-led JD(U) and BJP are reported to...
Zika virus outbreak in Rajasthan: 29 test positive in Jaipur, Bihar on alert

Zika virus outbreak in Rajasthan: 29 test positive in Jaipur, Bihar on alert

With 29 persons tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan's Jaipur by Monday, October 8, neighbouring states have been put on alert. Zika virus infection...
Nitish did too little too late, but opp too playing politics

Nitish did too little too late, but opp too playing politics

Speakers discuss prospects of grand alliance taking off after Tejaswi’s call in the capital, wonder if Bihar scandal has potential to break up JD(U)-BJP...
Strengthened by arrival of Nitish, JD(U): BJP

Strengthened by arrival of Nitish, JD(U): BJP

Mudda discusses possible migration of ruling party allies to grand coalition ahead of 2019 general election; it’s not too late for NDA, say speakers RJD’s...
BJP accuses ally Nitish Kumar Govt of partiality towards minorities in riot cases

BJP accuses ally Nitish Kumar Govt of partiality towards minorities in riot cases

BJP's Bihar unit has accused the Nitish Kumar government of 'arresting of innocents and partial action' as several BJP leaders were arrested for indulging...
Video: Madhya Pradesh Journalist probing sand mafia crushed to death by truck

Video: Madhya Pradesh Journalist probing sand mafia crushed to death by truck

A 35-year-old journalist, Sandeep Sharma, was crushed to death by a truck in Bhind, Madhya Pradesh (MP), on Monday, March 26 morning. Sharma, who was...
Bihar hit-and-run: Accused BJP leader Manoj Baitha surrenders

Bihar hit-and-run: Accused BJP leader Manoj Baitha surrenders

Following the Saturday’s tragedy in Bihar, an FIR, based on the complaint from one of the victim’s father, has been lodged against BJP party...
Bihar hit-and-run: BJP under fire for not expelling accused party member

Bihar hit-and-run: BJP under fire for not expelling accused party member

BJP first attempted to rule out claims that the accused belongs to the party, later suspended Baitha from primary membership for six years on...

Fodder scam verdict: Lalu, Jagannath Mishra get 5-year jail term in third case

Latest case involves fraudulent withdrawal of Rs. 33.67 crore from Chaibasa treasury against allocation of Rs. 7.10 lakh in 1992-93, Tejashwi cries conspiracy Weeks after...
Fodder scam case: How it all unfolded over the years

Fodder scam case: How it all unfolded over the years

RJD chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, was on Saturday, sentenced to 3.5 years in jail in Deoghar Treasury case of...
Fodder scam: Pronouncement of quantum of sentence to Lalu, others deferred till tomorrow

Fodder scam: Sentencing of quantum of punishment to Lalu, others deferred till tomorrow

The Ranchi special CBI court on Friday (January 5) once again deferred the pronouncement of quantum of punishment for RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav...
Lalu Yadav convicted in fodder scam case, Jagannath Mishra acquitted

Lalu Yadav convicted in fodder scam case, Jagannath Mishra acquitted

A CBI court in Ranchi on Saturday, Dec 23, declared Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav guilty...
JD (U) rebels Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

JD (U) rebels Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s faction of the JD (U) had demanded the disqualification; Sharad Yadav says he will continue fight to save democracy In...
Tej Pratap’s threat forces Bihar Dy CM Sushil Modi to change son’s wedding venue

Tej Pratap’s threat forces Bihar Dy CM Sushil Modi to change son’s wedding venue

A video showed Lalu Prasad Yadav’s son Tej Pratap threatening to disrupt Sushil Modi’s son’s wedding Citing security concerns following Tej Pratap Yadav’s threat, Bihar...
Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

The two child traffickers, residents of Bihar, had called the GB Road police station thinking the number belonged to a brothel owner In an unusually...
“Amid threats of violence, public discourse has touched a new low”

“Amid threats of violence, public discourse has touched a new low”

Mudda speakers slam politicians for making incendiary remarks for electoral gain and for paternalism, feel dissent is necessary for democracy as well as freedom...
Nitish-Kumar

EC recognises Nitish Kumar-led group as real JD(U), gives it the ‘Arrow’ symbol

The Election Commission on Nov 17 (Friday) ruled that the group led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is the real Janata Dal (United)...
Two arrested in Patna for assaulting British couple camping on banks of river Ganga

Two arrested in Patna for assaulting British couple camping on banks of river Ganga

This is the third case of attacks against foreign tourists to be reported in the last one month. Weeks after a Swiss couple was brutally...
Nitish gives reservations a make-over, Bihar to extend quota on outsourced services

Nitish gives reservations a make-over, Bihar to extend quota on outsourced services

Bihar CM tweaks reservation rules; quota system to apply if government hires somebody for its work through outsourcing company and pays salary from its...
Begusarai stampede: 3 women killed, over 10 injured during Kartik Purnima celebrations

Begusarai stampede: 3 women killed, over 10 injured during Kartik Purnima celebrations

Crowd gathers for a ritual holy dip in the river Ganga (Picture for representation purpose only). Photo credit: Agencies Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has...
New low: JD (U) releases Tejashwi Yadav old picture with a girl and liquor bottle in backdrop

New low: JD (U) releases Tejashwi Yadav old picture with a girl and liquor...

Above: File photo of former Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav. Photo credit: Agencies Battery of spokespersons of Nitish Kumar-led faction of JD (U) claimed...
Nalanda

Man in Bihar’s Nalanda district made to lick his spit off ground, beaten with...

The 54-year-old man, a barber, was meted out the punishment by a panchayat for allegedly trespassing on the house of a fellow villager A 54-year-old...
Narendra Modi in Bihar: Launches projects, refuses central university status to Patna University

Narendra Modi in Bihar: Launches projects, refuses central university status to Patna University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shot down Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s request to give central university status to Patna University saying that the university should...
Five states got new governers

Five states get new Governors, Admiral (retd) DK Joshi made Lt Governor of Andaman...

Madhya Pradesh and Telangana remain under additional charge of Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh governors respectively President Ram Nath Kovind, on Saturday, appointed governors for five states...
Floods bring down India’s fuel demand to 14-year low

Floods bring down India’s fuel demand to 14-year low

Many Indian states have suffered from excessive rainfall and floods over the past few weeks, causing demand for fuel for cars to drop -By Zainab...
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul’s Bihar litmus test – how to keep party MLAs from jumping ship

By Abhishek Kumar With the collapse of the RJD-JDU-Congress Mahagathbandhan government, Congress MLAs in Bihar feel staying in Opposition not a wise political choice Presenting a...
Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief package for flood-hit Bihar

Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief package for flood-hit Bihar

RJD chief Lalu Yadav questioned PM’s timing for the visit and accused Nitish Kumar of engineering the floods A day before Lalu Yadav’s scheduled ‘anti-BJP’...
Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, death toll reaches 253

Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, death toll reaches 253

“The state government will help people in the flood-hit districts to rebuild their lives. There will be no shortage of funds”, says CM Nitish...
Sharad Yadav talks of two Janata Dals, attacks Nitish Kumar

Sharad Yadav talks of two Janata Dals, attacks Nitish Kumar

In just about a fortnight since JD(U) president Nitish Kumar took his party out of the grand alliance in Bihar to join hands with...
Train movement disrupted on Patna-Howrah as Maoists hijack train

Train movement disrupted on Patna-Howrah section as Maoists hijack train, abduct 3 level-crossing gatemen,...

The railway employees were abducted at midnight, on Wednesday, and released at around 2 am after security forces launched an operation in Lakhisarai, one...
Nitish Kumar & PM Modi

Conscience calls; Nitish dumps Mahagathbandhan for Gathbandhan with his foes-turned friends

BJP's Sushil Modi back as Bihar deputy CM, JD (U) likely to join NDA at the Centre while RJD and Congress cry foul over...
Nitish Kumar Quits as Bihar CM

Nitish Kumar Quits as Bihar CM, says it had become difficult to function

JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar quit as Bihar Chief Minister on Wednesday evening following a weeks-long tussle with alliance partner Lalu Prasad-led RJD over corruption...
Lalu Prasad Yadav

CBI raids Lalu Yadav over corruption charges

CBI has also booked Bihar ex-Chief Minister Rabri Devi, and her son Tejashwi The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday searched multiple premises...
Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Killings come on a day when Modi appealed for an end to them On a day that Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned citizens against taking...
minor raped

Bihar; Minor gang-raped, thrown from a train

CM assures punishment to perpetrators In yet another shocking  heinous crime of sexual violence, a minor was gang-raped and her private parts were chopped...
Bihar humanities topper Ganesh Kumar's result cancelled, arrested

Bihar humanities topper Ganesh Kumar’s result cancelled, arrested

He went underground after the results were declared, which triggered suspicion over his securing the top position.   The result of Bihar’s Class 12 Arts topper...
Prabhunath Singh gets life term in Ashok Singh murder case

Prabhunath Singh gets life term in Ashok Singh murder case

The trial was held in Jharkhand on the deceased’s widow’s request. Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh was sentenced to a life term by a court...
RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna after raids on Lalu Prasad’s kin

RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna after raids on Lalu Prasad’s kin

Lalu claimed the raids are a conspiracy by the Centre Violent clashes took place between workers of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the BJP...

Markandey Katju gives ‘controversial’ offer to Pakistan

Former Supreme Court judge 'agrees' to give Kashmir to Pakistan on the condition that it must take Bihar as well.

NCP Leader Tariq Anwar condemns threats to journalist, asks for probe

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUzVDQ8vsdU
Reporter murder in Bihar

Journalist Rajdev Ranjan shot dead in Bihar

Senior journalist Rajdev Ranjan shot dead at Siwan town in Bihar. BJP terms situation in Bihar- 'MahaJungleraj'.
Youth creates ruckus at Kanhaiya Kumar's event in Patna, shows him black flag

Youth creates ruckus at Kanhaiya Kumar’s event in Patna, shows him black flag

High drama prevailed at an event in Patna where JNU students' union leader Kanhaiya Kumar was giving an address as a youth chanted Bharat...

'Bihar' - 80 News Results

Worst monsoon in 25 years kills 148 across India: Floods ravage Patna, Defers all October 2 Programmes

Worst monsoon in 25 years kills 148 across India: Floods ravage Patna, Defers all...

India recorded its highest rainfall this Monsoon since 1994, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday, September 30, classifying it 'above normal.   Incessant rains...
Climate changed already? Monsoon refuses to end, rains wreak havoc in Bihar, other parts

Climate changed already? Monsoon refuses to end, rains wreak havoc in Bihar, other parts

Torrential rains wreaked havoc in Bihar, submerging the state capital of Patna and flooding several districts as the monsoon refused to retreat – yet...
Election Commission

Election Commission announces bypolls in 17 states, one Union Territory on Oct 21

The Election Commission on Saturday, September 21, announced that bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 17 states and one Union Territory (Puducherry) will be...
Sanoj Raj becomes the first crorepati of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 11

Sanoj Raj becomes the first crorepati of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 11

Sanoj Raj from Bihar’s Jehanabad district, who is currently in New Delhi preparing for IAS exams, on Friday, September 13,became the first to win...
Bihar brothers married Kashmiri sisters: arrested for kidnapping

Bihar brothers married Kashmiri sisters: arrested for kidnapping

Two brothers from Bihar, Mohammed Tabrez, 26 and Mohammed Parwez, 24 were arrested on Wednesday (August 28) from their house in Ram Bishanpur village,...
Bihar’s IITian joined Railway department as Trackman in Dhanbad

Bihar’s IITian joined Railway department as Trackman in Dhanbad

An IITian joined group “D” job in the Indian Railways in Dhanbad railway division as track maintainer, popularly known as trackman, according to Media...

World’s Most Handsome Man – ‘not really an Achievement’: Hrithik says

Superstar Hrithik Roshan was recently named the Most Handsome Man in the World by a US-based agency. The report states that the actor even...

Boy lynched on suspicion of Theft in Bihar

A 17-year-old boy was lynched by a mob on suspicion of theft in Gaya’s Kalyanpur area of Bihar on Monday (August 5). The victim, identified...
Floods

Assam and Bihar Floods destroy lives of over a Crore

Floods in Bihar and Assam have claimed hundreds of lives and around 1.07 crore people still wrestling for normal life under the effect of...
Rashtrapati bhavan

Centre transfers Governors of two states, appoints new ones for four others

President Ram Nath Kovind today (Saturday, July 20) appointed six new Governors in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar, Nagaland...
NITI Aayog health index report: Kerala tops again, Uttar Pradesh worst

NITI Aayog health index report: Kerala tops again, Uttar Pradesh worst

Kerala has once again emerged as the top ranking state in the second health index report of NITI Aayog, while the worst is Uttar...
Skeletal remains of 108 children found outside Muzaffarpur Hospital

Skeletal remains of 108 children found outside Muzaffarpur Hospital

In a shocking incident, skeletons of 108 children were found behind the compound of a hospital which is in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur. It has been...
Death toll of children due to acute encephalitis touches 100 in Bihar

Death toll of children due to acute encephalitis touches 100 in Bihar

The death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) has risen to 100 in Muzaffarpur, Bihar today (Monday, June 17) reported news agency ANI. Sunil...
Mamata Banerjee behaving like Kim Jong Un

Mamata Banerjee behaving like Kim Jong Un: Giriraj Singh

Union Minister Giriraj Singh, who is known his controversial statement, has compared West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. "She...
EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go viral

EC rejects allegations of EVM swapping after videos of the machines being moved go...

After the last phase of polling on Sunday, May 19, a number of videos surfaced showing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) being transported and alleging...
BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra has alleged that TMC workers were covering their faces at a Jadavpur booth and giving proxy votes. Shortly after he...
LS Elections 2019 Phase 7

LS Elections 2019 Phase 7: State-wise list and poll timings

The seventh and final phase of voting in the Lok Sabha Election 2019 is scheduled to take place on Sunday (19 May) in 59...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

59 parliamentary constituencies across six states and the National Capital Territory of Delhi have began voting today (Sunday, May 12) in the sixth phase...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

9 states will vote for 72 Lok Sabha seats in fourth phase of Lok...

The voting for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 has begun, today (Monday, April 29) 9 states are set to vote for...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
BJP leader Ashwini Choubey misbehaves with government officials after alleged MCC violation

BJP leader Ashwini Choubey misbehaves with government officials after alleged MCC violation

A video has gone viral on social media showing Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey misbehaving with Sub District...
Bihar: More than 10 coaches of Tapti-Ganga express derails in Chhapra, 4 injured

Bihar: More than 10 coaches of Tapti-Ganga express derails in Chhapra, 4 injured

More than 10 coaches of the Chhapra-Surat Express train derailed on Sunday morning in Chhappra’s Gautam Asthan, Bihar. According to the reports, the accident took...
NDA releases Bihar candidate list for Lok Sabha polls

NDA releases Bihar candidate list for Lok Sabha polls

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) today (Saturday, March 23) announced the names of candidates for Lok Sabha seats in Bihar, in which Shatrughan Sinha...
Congress-RJD announce seat sharing deal for Bihar, ‘mahagathbandhan’ in place

Congress-RJD announce seat sharing deal for Bihar, ‘mahagathbandhan’ in place

Barely three weeks to go before the start of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) today (Friday,...
Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

    Barely three weeks before the 2019 Lok Sabha polls get under way, the Opposition camp continues to be in disarray with the main opposition...
Bride refuses to marry drunk groom in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar

Bride refuses to marry drunk groom in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar

A bride in Dumri Chapiya village, Bihar called-off her wedding after the groom allegedly turned up in an inebriated state for the marriage. The bride,...
Patna Rally

Patna Rally: PM Modi slams oppn for demanding proof of airstrike

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Sunday, March 3) addressed a ‘Vijay Sankalp’ rally in Patna, Bihar where he slammed opposition for asking proof on...
Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha praises PM Narendra Modi over launch of Patna Metro project

Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday (Feb 17) hailed the Patna Metro Rail and other projects worth over Rs 33,000 crore launched in Barauni by...
Six men raped 19-year-old girl infront of her father in Bihar

Six men raped 19-year-old girl infront of her father in Bihar

In a shocking incident, a teenage girl was gang-raped in front of her father by six men in a village in Bihar’s Kishanganj district,...
Seemanchal Express

7 dead, several injured as 11 coaches of Seemanchal Express derail in Bihar

At least seven people have lost their lives and many injured after 11 coaches of the superfast Seemanchal Express heading to Delhi derailed in...
Former RJD MP Shahabuddin’s nephew shot dead in Bihar

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin’s nephew shot dead in Bihar

Gangster and former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) lawmaker Mohammad Shahbuddin’s nephew was shot dead last night in Bihar. His killing led to protests in the...

‘What pop has he given?, Siddaramaiah on PM Modi’s ‘Lollipop’ remark

Former Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah on Monday (Dec 31) responded to PM Modi’s remark of ‘lolipop’. Siddaramaiah on Monday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra...
Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath from UP doesn’t want people from his state and Bihar take away...

Among the very first decisions announced by Kamal Nath after taking oath as Madhya Pradesh chief minister was the “70 per cent jobs for...

“How can Kamal Nath deny jobs to people from UP, Bihar?”

Panelists say that MP CM’s statement on workers from UP and Bihar is discriminatory Soon after taking oath, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath took a...
Dark horse Kushwaha keeps everyone guessing in Bihar

Dark horse Kushwaha keeps everyone guessing in Bihar

How dependent is RLD on RLSP now that BJP and JD(U) have announced seat share formula, ask Mudda panellists; BJP hints of Rajya Sabha...
Nitish Kumar – BJP work out seat sharing for 2019, other allies to respond

Nitish Kumar – BJP work out seat sharing for 2019, other allies to respond

After months of haggling over number of seats they would contest in 2019 Lok Sabha election, Nitsh Kumar-led JD(U) and BJP are reported to...
Zika virus outbreak in Rajasthan: 29 test positive in Jaipur, Bihar on alert

Zika virus outbreak in Rajasthan: 29 test positive in Jaipur, Bihar on alert

With 29 persons tested positive for Zika virus in Rajasthan's Jaipur by Monday, October 8, neighbouring states have been put on alert. Zika virus infection...
Nitish did too little too late, but opp too playing politics

Nitish did too little too late, but opp too playing politics

Speakers discuss prospects of grand alliance taking off after Tejaswi’s call in the capital, wonder if Bihar scandal has potential to break up JD(U)-BJP...
Strengthened by arrival of Nitish, JD(U): BJP

Strengthened by arrival of Nitish, JD(U): BJP

Mudda discusses possible migration of ruling party allies to grand coalition ahead of 2019 general election; it’s not too late for NDA, say speakers RJD’s...
BJP accuses ally Nitish Kumar Govt of partiality towards minorities in riot cases

BJP accuses ally Nitish Kumar Govt of partiality towards minorities in riot cases

BJP's Bihar unit has accused the Nitish Kumar government of 'arresting of innocents and partial action' as several BJP leaders were arrested for indulging...
Video: Madhya Pradesh Journalist probing sand mafia crushed to death by truck

Video: Madhya Pradesh Journalist probing sand mafia crushed to death by truck

A 35-year-old journalist, Sandeep Sharma, was crushed to death by a truck in Bhind, Madhya Pradesh (MP), on Monday, March 26 morning. Sharma, who was...
Bihar hit-and-run: Accused BJP leader Manoj Baitha surrenders

Bihar hit-and-run: Accused BJP leader Manoj Baitha surrenders

Following the Saturday’s tragedy in Bihar, an FIR, based on the complaint from one of the victim’s father, has been lodged against BJP party...
Bihar hit-and-run: BJP under fire for not expelling accused party member

Bihar hit-and-run: BJP under fire for not expelling accused party member

BJP first attempted to rule out claims that the accused belongs to the party, later suspended Baitha from primary membership for six years on...

Fodder scam verdict: Lalu, Jagannath Mishra get 5-year jail term in third case

Latest case involves fraudulent withdrawal of Rs. 33.67 crore from Chaibasa treasury against allocation of Rs. 7.10 lakh in 1992-93, Tejashwi cries conspiracy Weeks after...
Fodder scam case: How it all unfolded over the years

Fodder scam case: How it all unfolded over the years

RJD chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, was on Saturday, sentenced to 3.5 years in jail in Deoghar Treasury case of...
Fodder scam: Pronouncement of quantum of sentence to Lalu, others deferred till tomorrow

Fodder scam: Sentencing of quantum of punishment to Lalu, others deferred till tomorrow

The Ranchi special CBI court on Friday (January 5) once again deferred the pronouncement of quantum of punishment for RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav...
Lalu Yadav convicted in fodder scam case, Jagannath Mishra acquitted

Lalu Yadav convicted in fodder scam case, Jagannath Mishra acquitted

A CBI court in Ranchi on Saturday, Dec 23, declared Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav guilty...
JD (U) rebels Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

JD (U) rebels Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified from Rajya Sabha

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s faction of the JD (U) had demanded the disqualification; Sharad Yadav says he will continue fight to save democracy In...
Tej Pratap’s threat forces Bihar Dy CM Sushil Modi to change son’s wedding venue

Tej Pratap’s threat forces Bihar Dy CM Sushil Modi to change son’s wedding venue

A video showed Lalu Prasad Yadav’s son Tej Pratap threatening to disrupt Sushil Modi’s son’s wedding Citing security concerns following Tej Pratap Yadav’s threat, Bihar...
Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

Child traffickers mistakenly call Delhi police to sell minor girl, arrested

The two child traffickers, residents of Bihar, had called the GB Road police station thinking the number belonged to a brothel owner In an unusually...
“Amid threats of violence, public discourse has touched a new low”

“Amid threats of violence, public discourse has touched a new low”

Mudda speakers slam politicians for making incendiary remarks for electoral gain and for paternalism, feel dissent is necessary for democracy as well as freedom...
Nitish-Kumar

EC recognises Nitish Kumar-led group as real JD(U), gives it the ‘Arrow’ symbol

The Election Commission on Nov 17 (Friday) ruled that the group led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is the real Janata Dal (United)...
Two arrested in Patna for assaulting British couple camping on banks of river Ganga

Two arrested in Patna for assaulting British couple camping on banks of river Ganga

This is the third case of attacks against foreign tourists to be reported in the last one month. Weeks after a Swiss couple was brutally...
Nitish gives reservations a make-over, Bihar to extend quota on outsourced services

Nitish gives reservations a make-over, Bihar to extend quota on outsourced services

Bihar CM tweaks reservation rules; quota system to apply if government hires somebody for its work through outsourcing company and pays salary from its...
Begusarai stampede: 3 women killed, over 10 injured during Kartik Purnima celebrations

Begusarai stampede: 3 women killed, over 10 injured during Kartik Purnima celebrations

Crowd gathers for a ritual holy dip in the river Ganga (Picture for representation purpose only). Photo credit: Agencies Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has...
New low: JD (U) releases Tejashwi Yadav old picture with a girl and liquor bottle in backdrop

New low: JD (U) releases Tejashwi Yadav old picture with a girl and liquor...

Above: File photo of former Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav. Photo credit: Agencies Battery of spokespersons of Nitish Kumar-led faction of JD (U) claimed...
Nalanda

Man in Bihar’s Nalanda district made to lick his spit off ground, beaten with...

The 54-year-old man, a barber, was meted out the punishment by a panchayat for allegedly trespassing on the house of a fellow villager A 54-year-old...
Narendra Modi in Bihar: Launches projects, refuses central university status to Patna University

Narendra Modi in Bihar: Launches projects, refuses central university status to Patna University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shot down Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s request to give central university status to Patna University saying that the university should...
Five states got new governers

Five states get new Governors, Admiral (retd) DK Joshi made Lt Governor of Andaman...

Madhya Pradesh and Telangana remain under additional charge of Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh governors respectively President Ram Nath Kovind, on Saturday, appointed governors for five states...
Floods bring down India’s fuel demand to 14-year low

Floods bring down India’s fuel demand to 14-year low

Many Indian states have suffered from excessive rainfall and floods over the past few weeks, causing demand for fuel for cars to drop -By Zainab...
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul’s Bihar litmus test – how to keep party MLAs from jumping ship

By Abhishek Kumar With the collapse of the RJD-JDU-Congress Mahagathbandhan government, Congress MLAs in Bihar feel staying in Opposition not a wise political choice Presenting a...
Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief package for flood-hit Bihar

Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief package for flood-hit Bihar

RJD chief Lalu Yadav questioned PM’s timing for the visit and accused Nitish Kumar of engineering the floods A day before Lalu Yadav’s scheduled ‘anti-BJP’...
Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, death toll reaches 253

Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, death toll reaches 253

“The state government will help people in the flood-hit districts to rebuild their lives. There will be no shortage of funds”, says CM Nitish...
Sharad Yadav talks of two Janata Dals, attacks Nitish Kumar

Sharad Yadav talks of two Janata Dals, attacks Nitish Kumar

In just about a fortnight since JD(U) president Nitish Kumar took his party out of the grand alliance in Bihar to join hands with...
Train movement disrupted on Patna-Howrah as Maoists hijack train

Train movement disrupted on Patna-Howrah section as Maoists hijack train, abduct 3 level-crossing gatemen,...

The railway employees were abducted at midnight, on Wednesday, and released at around 2 am after security forces launched an operation in Lakhisarai, one...
Nitish Kumar & PM Modi

Conscience calls; Nitish dumps Mahagathbandhan for Gathbandhan with his foes-turned friends

BJP's Sushil Modi back as Bihar deputy CM, JD (U) likely to join NDA at the Centre while RJD and Congress cry foul over...
Nitish Kumar Quits as Bihar CM

Nitish Kumar Quits as Bihar CM, says it had become difficult to function

JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar quit as Bihar Chief Minister on Wednesday evening following a weeks-long tussle with alliance partner Lalu Prasad-led RJD over corruption...
Lalu Prasad Yadav

CBI raids Lalu Yadav over corruption charges

CBI has also booked Bihar ex-Chief Minister Rabri Devi, and her son Tejashwi The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday searched multiple premises...
Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Four people lynched in Bihar, Jharkhand

Killings come on a day when Modi appealed for an end to them On a day that Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned citizens against taking...
minor raped

Bihar; Minor gang-raped, thrown from a train

CM assures punishment to perpetrators In yet another shocking  heinous crime of sexual violence, a minor was gang-raped and her private parts were chopped...
Bihar humanities topper Ganesh Kumar's result cancelled, arrested

Bihar humanities topper Ganesh Kumar’s result cancelled, arrested

He went underground after the results were declared, which triggered suspicion over his securing the top position.   The result of Bihar’s Class 12 Arts topper...
Prabhunath Singh gets life term in Ashok Singh murder case

Prabhunath Singh gets life term in Ashok Singh murder case

The trial was held in Jharkhand on the deceased’s widow’s request. Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh was sentenced to a life term by a court...
RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna after raids on Lalu Prasad’s kin

RJD, BJP workers clash in Patna after raids on Lalu Prasad’s kin

Lalu claimed the raids are a conspiracy by the Centre Violent clashes took place between workers of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the BJP...

Markandey Katju gives ‘controversial’ offer to Pakistan

Former Supreme Court judge 'agrees' to give Kashmir to Pakistan on the condition that it must take Bihar as well.

NCP Leader Tariq Anwar condemns threats to journalist, asks for probe

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Reporter murder in Bihar

Journalist Rajdev Ranjan shot dead in Bihar

Senior journalist Rajdev Ranjan shot dead at Siwan town in Bihar. BJP terms situation in Bihar- 'MahaJungleraj'.
Youth creates ruckus at Kanhaiya Kumar's event in Patna, shows him black flag

Youth creates ruckus at Kanhaiya Kumar’s event in Patna, shows him black flag

High drama prevailed at an event in Patna where JNU students' union leader Kanhaiya Kumar was giving an address as a youth chanted Bharat...

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