Monday, May 23, 2022

Four teenagers drown in Ganga in Patna

Patna |Monday, 2022 3:45:08 AM IST
Four teenagers, all sons of police personnel, drowned in the Ganga river off Patna's LCT Ghat on Sunday, police said.... read..

Only CBI can answer, says Nitish on Lalu raids

Patna |Monday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday avoided questions on CBI raids over his archrival and former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad.... read..

Man posts reward for 'missing' wife, kills mother-in-law

Patna |Monday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
A man in Bihar's Banka district who had announced a reward of Rs 10,000 for his "missing" wife - who had left him after a quarrel - and murdered his mother-in-law after he did not find her there, police said on Sunday.... read..

Bihar: 33 killed in storm; CM announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh each to next kin of all

Patna (Bihar) | May 21, 2022 3:56:17 PM IST
As many as 33 people in the 16 districts of Bihar died on Friday due to the storm and lightning.... read..

'Nitish wants to ensure support of all MLAs before playing his move'

Patna |Saturday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
In wake of day-long raids on the places of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family, Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United held a high-level meeting at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's residence on Friday evening.... read..

CBI raid on Lalu Prasad to foil Nitish's 'Paltimar' plan: RJD

Patna |Saturday, 2022 3:45:10 AM IST
The CBI raids in the 17 places of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family has led to political temperature of Bihar rising and his party is projecting it as a response, directed by the BJP, to stall Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's "Paltimar" plan to form... read..

BJP restless after closeness of Nitish and Tejashwi: RJD

Patna |Saturday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
In wake of CBI raids in 17 places of party chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family on Friday, RJD Vice President Shivanand Tiwari claimed that the BJP became restless after the closeness of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and party leader Tejashwi Yadav.... read..

Attempt to muzzle a strong voice: RJD's Alok Mehta on CBI raids at multiple locations of party chief Lalu Yadav

Patna (Bihar) | May 20, 2022 11:25:39 AM IST
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Alok Mehta on Friday condemned the raids by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at multiple locations linked to former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and said that this is an attempt to muzzle a strong voice... read..

Nitish Kumar refuses to comment on Gyanvapi mosque issue

Patna |Friday, 2022 3:45:10 AM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday refused to comment on the Gyanvapi mosque controversy.... read..

Bihar cop found drinking inside police station, suspended

Patna |Thursday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district was on Wednesday suspended for allegedly consuming liquor inside the police station, police said.... read..

Two convicted in Bihar's Munger in AK-47 rifles case

Patna |Thursday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
A court in Bihar's Munger on Wednesday convicted two persons in a case relating to the recovery of AK-47 assault rifles in the district in 2018.... read..

'Family drama' in RJD as Tejashwi stays away from crucial meet?

Patna |Wednesday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) seems to be seeing a new family drama after Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav stayed away from the Parliamentary Board meeting on the issue of selecting the candidates for the coming Rajya Sabha elections.... read..

No friction with BJP on caste-based census, says JD-U

Patna |Wednesday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
Hours after Rajya Sabha member Sushil Kumar Modi said that his BJP never opposed a caste-based census in Bihar, Education Minister and senior JD-U leader Vijay Kumar Chaudhary on Tuesday said that he does not believe any friction between the two ruling al... read..

Four more held in BPSC paper leak case

Patna (Bihar) | May 16, 2022 3:54:13 AM IST
The Economic Offence Unit (EOU) on Sunday arrested four more accused, includuing an assistant posted with the agriculture department, in connection with the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) question paper leak case.... read..

11-year old boy complains Nitish Kumar about lack of quality education, prohibition failure in Bihar

Nalanda (Bihar) | May 15, 2022 6:53:51 PM IST
During Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's visit to Nalanda, a Class VI student on Saturday complained about the lack of quality education in government schools and the failure of the prohibition policy in the state.... read..

Three-lane downstream of Koilwar bridge thrown open for public in Bihar

Patna |Sunday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, on Saturday virtually inaugurated the 1.5 km three-lane downstream of Koilwar bridge on Sone river in Bihar.... read..

GVMC and District administration launch beach clean up drive with 2500 people

Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 15, 2022 3:25:47 PM IST
Around 2500 people including the Indian Navy personnel, local police personnel and officials of the health department, voluntarily participated in the beach clean up drive organised by the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) and district ad... read..

Vizag Police urges parents to connect their drug addict children to 'Marpu'

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 15, 2022 2:23:38 PM IST
To bring a change to the lives of children addicted to drugs, the Vishakhapatnam police urged their parents to avail the facility of the city police's counselling centre 'Marpu'.... read..

One dead, two injured in ice factory boiler blast in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Muzaffarpur (Bihar) | May 13, 2022 8:53:52 AM IST
One person was killed and two got injured after a boiler in an ice factory exploded in the Motipur Municipal Council area of Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Thursday.... read..

Patna HC asks Sahara chief to appear before court on Friday

Patna |Friday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
The Patna High Court on Thursday took a tough stand against Sahara India chief Subroto Roy after he did not appear before the court.... read..

Chariot washed ashore in Andhra belongs to Myanmar

Visakhapatnam |Friday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
A gold-colored chariot-like structure, which washed ashore in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district on Tuesday, is believed to have come from Myanmar.... read..

One held with 2.5 kg cannabis in Bihar's Gaya

Gaya (Bihar) | May 12, 2022 6:53:37 AM IST
Bihar Police on Wednesday arrested one person with 2.5 kilograms of cannabis in the Chakand Police Station area in Bihar's Gaya district.... read..

Nitish assured caste census will be conducted in Bihar: Tejashwi

Patna |Thursday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
A day after giving the Bihar government a 72 hours ultimatum to spell its stand on the caste census, Leader of Opposition in Assembly Tejashwi Yadav on Wednesday met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his official residence to discuss the issue.... read..

Cyclone Asani: Red alert continues in coastal Andhra

Visakhapatnam |Thursday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
Red alert continued for coastal Andhra as cyclonic storm 'Asani' in Bay of Bengal came closer to shore, triggering heavy rains, accompanied by strong winds, in many parts of the state.... read..

Flight services remain disrupted in Visakhapatnam, Chennai due to 'Cyclone Asani'

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 11, 2022 11:24:29 AM IST
Cyclone Asani continues to disrupt the flight operations in Andhra's Visakhapatnam and Tamil Nadu's Chennai as all IndiGo flights were cancelled on Wednesday morning.... read..

Fire breaks out in Patna's Visvesvaraya Bhavan, doused

Patna (Bihar) | May 11, 2022 10:24:07 AM IST
A fire that broke out in Visvesvaraya Bhavan in Bihar's Patna has been doused, said an official in the fire department on Wednesday.... read..

Four officials arrested in BPSC question paper leak case

Patna |Wednesday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
Four officials, including a Block Development Officer of Bhojpur district, were arrested in connection with Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) question paper leak case, police said on Tuesday.... read..

Andhra on alert as 'Asani' likely to hit coast near Machilipatnam

Visakhapatnam |Wednesday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST
Coastal districts in Andhra Pradesh were Tuesday put on alert in view of Severe Cyclonic Storm 'Asani' in Bay of Bengal changing its course as it nears the coast.... read..

ED files prosecution complaint against pvt firm, ex-Andhra Bank manager in multi-crore fraud case

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 10, 2022 8:23:44 PM IST
Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a prosecution complaint before the Special Court at Visakhapatnam against a private firm and its managing director, former chief manager of Andhra Bank and others in a case related to multi-crore bank fraud.... read..

Will oppose CAA if it seeks to know date of birth of parents: Nitish

Patna |Tuesday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that he will not support any bill of the Centre which requires people of the country to mention the names and the date of birth of their fathers and mothers.... read..

BPSC exam paper leak: CM Nitish Kumar says guilty won't be spared

Patna (Bihar) | May 10, 2022 4:23:29 AM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that strict action will be taken against the perpetrators of Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) Preliminary exam paper leak.... read..

Cyclone Asani: 23 flights cancelled in Andhra's Visakhapatnam, 10 in Chennai

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 10, 2022 11:54:09 AM IST
Severe cyclonic storm 'Asani' in the Bay of Bengal has hit flight operations with several airlines canceling flights in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam and Tamil Nadu's Chennai on Tuesday.... read..

ED files prosecution complaint in 2014 Andhra PG medical entrance test leak case

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 10, 2022 8:53:42 PM IST
Enforcement Directorate(ED) on Tuesday filed a prosecution complaint under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002 against Ameer Ahamad Kogaluru and others, before the Special Judge (PMLA) Visakhapatnam, in a case relating to question paper le... read..

Cyclone 'Asani' to hit Kakinada coast, says Visakhapatnam cyclone warning centre

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 10, 2022 9:24:14 PM IST
Cyclone Asani has changed its direction and is going to touch the nearby Kakinada coast, said the Visakhapatnam cyclone warning centre director Sunanda adding that after touching the Kakinada coast, it will come again to sea between Kakinada and Visakhapa... read..

ADG EOU assures thorough investigation in BPSC exam paper leak matter

Patna (Bihar) | May 10, 2022 2:24:05 PM IST
The Additional Director General (ADG) of the Economic Offences Unit (EOU) Nayyar Hasnain Khan, on Tuesday, assured that they are investigating the case of the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) paper leak from every possible angle.... read..

BPSC question paper leak case handed over to EOU

Patna (Bihar) | May 9, 2022 6:25:28 AM IST
Bihar DGP SK Singhal said on Sunday that the Economic Offences Unit (EOU) will probe the question paper leak case of the 67th Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination of Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC).... read..

Cyclonic storm 'Asani' intensifies in Bay of Bengal (Lead, Changing dateline)

Visakhapatnam |Monday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
Cyclonic storm 'Asani' has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm over southeast and adjoining east central Bay of Bengal, Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday.... read..

Tejashwi Yadav rubbishes Prashant Kishor's claim of no development in Bihar for 30 years

Patna (Bihar) | May 8, 2022 10:24:44 AM IST
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday dismissed poll strategist Prashant Kishor's claim of "no development in Bihar for 30 years".... read..

Bihar: Singer gangraped by three men in Patna

Patna (Bihar) | May 8, 2022 7:23:31 AM IST
Three men allegedly gangraped a singer from Jehanabad district on the intervening nights of Friday and Saturday in Patna's Ramkrishna Nagar in Bihar.... read..

Bihar civil services exam cancelled after paper gets leaked, probe ordered

Arrah (Bihar) | May 8, 2022 9:23:53 PM IST
Bihar Lok Seva Aayog on Sunday announced that the 67th Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination of Bihar Public Service Commission will be cancelled in view of the 'question paper leak' and the matter is under investigation.... read..

Coronavirus should be a priority, not CAA, says Nitish

Patna |Saturday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST
Bihar Chief Ninister Nitish Kumar on Friday made an oblique reference to his stand on Citizenship Amendment Act which the Centre is hinting to implement in the country after coronavirus abates.... read..

Tajinder Bagga's mother accuses Arvind Kejriwal of using Punjab Police for 'hooliganism'

Muzaffarpur (Bihar) | May 6, 2022 10:24:21 PM IST
Hours after BJP leader Tajinder Bagga was arrested from his Delhi house on Friday by the Punjab Police, Kamaljeet Kaur, mother of Bagga, accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of using Punjab police for "hooliganism."... read..

Bihar Police arrests man for molesting daughter

Samastipur (Bihar) | May 6, 2022 9:53:23 AM IST
The Bihar Police, on Thursday, arrested a man in Samastipur for allegedly molesting a girl, who is said to be his daughter, after the video of the incident went viral.... read..

Caste not only factor to decide fate of Bihar parties, says PK

Patna |Friday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
Political strategist Prashant Kishor on Thursday ruled out the caste factor as the key one deciding the fate of a political party in Bihar.... read..

Cyber criminals targeting Janata Darbar complainants in Bihar

Patna |Friday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST
Cyber fraudsters are targeting complainants at Bihar Chief Minister's Janata Darbars. The conmen are using mimicry artists to impersonate Nitish Kumar and demand money from the complainants to address their grievances.... read..

Early showers in Patna relieves residents from scorching heat

Patna (Bihar) | May 5, 2022 12:54:01 PM IST
On Thursday Bihar capital Patna received an early morning shower, relieving its residents from scorching heat.... read..

36-inch tall groom weds 34-inch bride in Bihar's Bhagalpur

Patna |Thursday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
A marriage in Naugachia block in Bhagalpur district hit the headlines when a groom measuring 36 inches in height tied the knot with a 34 inches tall bride on Tuesday night.... read..

Prashant Kishor set for 'padyatra' across Bihar from Oct 2; says no political party for now

Patna (Bihar) | May 5, 2022 2:24:35 PM IST
Ace poll strategist Prashant Kishor on Thursday put paid to speculations of him floating a new political platform stating that he is set to embark on a 3000 km 'padyatra' that will start from Mahatma Gandhi's ashram in Bihar's Champaran on October 2.... read..

Abducted Bangladeshi girl rescued from Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | May 5, 2022 10:23:41 AM IST
A Bangladeshi girl who was abducted from Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam, has been rescued by the city police on Wednesday.... read..

Will welcome PK if he joins JD-U, says Bihar Minister

Patna |Thursday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST
Bihar Minister Jama Khan on Wednesday said that he will welcome Prashant Kishor if the poll strategist, who has been hinting at a political career, joins his Janata Dal-United (JD-U).... read..

Bring law to curb casteism in songs, Bhojpuri star Pawan Singh urges Nitish

Patna |Wednesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Bhojpuri star Pawan Singh on Tuesday appealed to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for a new law to prevent songs that spread casteism.... read..
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