Thursday, July 29, 2021

Tejashwi seeks action against 'actual culprits' in legislators assault case

Patna |Thursday, 2021 6:15:07 AM IST
Leader of Opposition in Bihar Assembly, Tejashwi Yadav, on Wednesday demanded strong action against the officials responsible for the "brutal assault" on members of opposition parties inside the legislature on March 23.... read..

Vizag steel plant staff intensify protest after Centre's affidavit

Visakhapatnam |Thursday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST
A day after the Central government filed an affidavit in the Andhra Pradesh High Court justifying Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP) sale plan, employees staged a protest on Thursday.... read..

VIP chief hits out at JD-U, BJP for 'influencing' his MLAs

Patna |Thursday, 2021 2:15:05 AM IST
Facing flak for boycotting the National Democratic Alliance meeting here on Monday, Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) chief Mukesh Sahani has warned alliance partners not to "influence" his party MLAs.... read..

Labourer assaulted to death in Bihar

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 10:45:06 PM IST
A doctor from Bihar's Darbhanga district has allegedly thrashed a labourer to his death. And all because the victim apparently demanded his wages.... read..

Tejashwi Yadav slams Centre for not conducting caste-based census

Patna (Bihar) | July 28, 2021 8:15:13 PM IST
Leader of Opposition (LoP) Tejashwi Yadav on Wednesday hit out at the Central government for not conducting a caste-based census.... read..

Mukesh Sahani tones down after criticism by his own party MLA

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 2:15:05 PM IST
The aggressive tone of Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) president Mukesh Sahani has come down after his own party MLA Raju Kumar Singh put a question mark over his leadership.... read..

Nitish Kumar expresses grief over Barabanki bus accident

Patna (Bihar) | July 28, 2021 6:45:12 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar expressed grief over the bus accident that took place on Wednesday in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh.... read..

JD-U MP says Mukesh Sahani should learn lesson from LJP split

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST
A day after Mukesh Sahani, the president of Vikassheel Insan Party (VIP), claimed that he was disregarded in the National Democratic Alliance, JD-U MP Sunil Kumar Pintu slammed him on Tuesday and said that he should avoid misconceptions otherwise he would... read..

'Yogi scared of his activities in Uttar Pradesh'

Patna |Tuesday, 2021 1:45:06 PM IST
Vikassheel Insan Party (VIP) president Mukesh Sahani has slammed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for not allowing him to enter Varanasi.... read..

BJP MLC bats for population control law in Bihar

Patna |Tuesday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST
The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its ally Janata Dal (United) in Bihar have had political differences on the contentious population control law. BJP MLC Sanjay Paswan on Tuesday said the population control law is the need of the hour and should... read..

Opposition parties will boycott entire Bihar assembly session, participate only when allowed to debate: Tejashwi Yadav

Patna (Bihar) | July 27, 2021 7:15:17 PM IST
A day after the Monsoon Session of Bihar Legislature began, Leader of Opposition (LoP) Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said that all Opposition parties will boycott the entire session of the state Assembly.... read..

VIP chief Sahani boycotts NDA legislature meeting

Patna |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST
Relations between the four constituents of the NDA in Bihar seems to be volatile these days, with the latest incident on Monday when Vikassheel Insan Party (VIP) President Mukesh Sahani boycotted the alliance's legislature party meeting in Patna.... read..

Andhra: Eastern Naval Command observes Kargil Vijay Diwas' 22nd anniversary at Victory at Sea War Memorial

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | July 26, 2021 11:45:28 AM IST
The Eastern Naval Command (ENC) observed the 22nd anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas on Monday here at 'Victory at Sea' War Memorial on the Beach Road.... read..

Bihar Oppn leaders arrive at assembly with black face masks

Patna |Monday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST
On Day 1 of the monsoon session of the Bihar Assembly here on Monday, opposition leaders arrived at the Vidhan Sabha wearing black face masks.... read..

Bihar minister says next CM in 2025 will come from BJP

Patna |Monday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST
The relationship between the ruling alliance partners in Bihar, the JDU and the BJP is reportedly souring day by day. One such example came on Day 1 of the Assembly's Monsoon Session on Monday when Panchayati Raj Minister Samrat Chaudhary claimed that the... read..

Theft accused, two relatives assaulted in Bihar's Supaul

Patna |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST
A man, accused of stealing a goat, and his two relatives were brutally assaulted by villagers in Bihar's Supaul district on Sunday morning before their heads were shaved and they paraded through the entire village, police said.... read..

Opposition MLAs reach Bihar assembly wearing helmets and carrying first aid kits.

Patna (Bihar), | July 26, 2021 2:15:07 PM IST
In the wake of their safety, the opposition MLAs reach the Bihar Assembly wearing helmets and carrying first aid kits on Monday. While remembering the incident of March 23 where they were allegedly manhandled by the police and local goons inside the assem... read..

Bihar: 17-year-old beaten to death over love affair in Muzzafarpur, prime accused arrested

Muzaffarpur (Bihar) | July 25, 2021 6:45:11 AM IST
A 17-year-old boy was beaten to death and his genitals were mutilated in Bihar's Muzzafarpur on Friday over an alleged love affair by the family of the girl.... read..

Employees intensify stir against Vizag Steel Plant privatisation

Visakhapatnam |Sunday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST
Leaders of employees' unions affiliated to all trade unions took out a 'padyatra' here on Sunday as they intensified the protest against the Centre's move to privatise Visakhapatnam Steel Plant.... read..

Most wanted gangster nabbed with AK-47 in Bihar's Gopalganj

Patna |Saturday, 2021 6:15:07 AM IST
A most wanted gangster, involved in over four dozen criminal cases, was arrested from a village in Bihar's Gopalganj district on Friday in a joint operation of the Bihar and Uttar Pradesh Police.... read..

Absconding Bihar DSP asked to appear before inquiry committee

Patna |Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST
A DSP of Bihar Police, on the run for the last 8 years after facing a murder charge following a custodial death, has been asked to appear before an inquiry committee, an official said.... read..

7 die in Gaya road accident

Patna |Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 PM IST
Seven people onboard an SUV were killed in a late night road accident in Bihar's Gaya district.... read..

Bihar CM demands for caste-based census at least once

Patna (Bihar) | July 24, 2021 6:15:11 PM IST
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday reiterated his demand for a caste-based census in the state at least once, saying it will help in the development and welfare of people in the state.... read..

Youth held in Bihar for alleged terror links

Patna |Friday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST
A 20-year-old youth was arrested on Thursday during a raid in Bihar's Saran district for alleged terror links in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said.... read..

Oppn leaders slam Bihar government in legislators' assault case

Patna |Friday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST
Opposition leaders in Bihar have slammed the Nitish Kumar government for suspending only two constables for the assault on legislators.... read..

Tej Pratap slams MoS Health for statement on no deaths due to lack of oxygen

Patna |Thursday, 2021 2:15:05 AM IST
RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav has slammed Union Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar's statement that no Covid-19 death occurred due to lack of oxygen in the country.... read..

3,000 Vizag steel plant supporters to protest in Delhi in August

Visakhapatnam |Thursday, 2021 1:15:05 AM IST
As many as 3,000 workers opposed to the central government's privatisation plan of the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant are planning to protest at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.... read..

Bihar govt directs DMs, SPs to keep an eye on orchestra operators

Patna |Thursday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST
A day after a high profile sex racket was busted in Rohtas district, the Bihar government directed all district magistrates and superintendents of police (SPs) to keep an eye on orchestra organizers and their recruitment process.... read..

13 NDRF teams have been deployed in Bihar in view of monsoon rainfalls.

Patna (Bihar) | July 22, 2021 12:44:53 PM IST
Taking stock of the situation during monsoons rainfall in different districts of Bihar, 13 teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), have been deployed on the request from the state government on Thursday, said Director General SN Pradhan.... read..

Bihar migrant workers return to cities as 2nd Covid wave subsides

Patna |Saturday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST
As the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic subsides, migrant workers across different states have started returning to work leaving their native villages. The government has assured about providing employment to the workers who have returned to the ci... read..

Crossing threshold, Bihar eateries deliver free food to corona patients

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST
When the second wave of the coronavirus started wreaking havoc, restaurants in Bihar came forward with a gesture of humanity and sensitivity. Many restaurants here started delivering free food to corona-infected patients, irrespective of their religion, c... read..

Nalanda University launches campaign to promote water harvesting

Patna |Tuesday, 2021 8:45:06 PM IST
While the Bihar government is running the 'Jal Jeevan Hariyali' campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan' on the occasion of World Water Day on March 22. The internationally acclaimed Nalanda University in Bihar is teaching ... read..

Railways to start ops between Nirmali-Sanpur after 87 years

New Delhi/Patna |Wednesday, 2021 11:15:05 PM IST
Bringing glad tidings to the people of Nirmali town in Bihar's Supaul district, train services will soon become a reality after a gap of 87 years since the railway track was destroyed in an earthquake in 1934, officials said on Wednesday.... read..
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