BJP-JD(U) start seat sharing exercise ahead of Bihar polls
Sources claim that both parties can agree to contest the poll on 50-50 (equal number of) seats on the lines of the Lok Sabha elections. There are 243 seats in the Bihar Assembly. In the last Assembly elections, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and the BJP contested separately, whereas before that in 2010, both the parties contested together.
Patna now has a unique air ambulance kiosk
An air ambulance is a small plane loaded with specialised equipment, medication and a trained team which is used to ferry critically ill patients. But such is the growing demand for air ambulances in Bihar that one enterprising individual decided to offer the emergency service as a regular feature at the airport.
2 convicted for raping 5-year-old girl in Delhi in 2013
Manoj Shah and Pradeep Kumar had raped the girl at Gandhi Nagar area. They had fled after committing the crime and leaving the girl at Shah's room after believing her to be dead. The child was rescued 40 hours later on April 17, 2013. They were arrested by Delhi police separately from Muzaffarpur and Darbhanga in Bihar respectively in 2013.
Amit Shah alleges Arvind Kejriwal of shielding 'tukde gang'
"Those who shouted anti-India slogans at JNU a few years ago were sent to jail by Narendra Modi but Kejriwal has refused to initiate prosecu...
Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav produced before special CBI court
Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav was produced before a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on January 16. He wa...
No question of going back on CAA, says JDU
On NRC, Jha said there was no discussion on the matter as there was no notification on it. “On NPR, Nitish ji has said the party will take a view after January 19.”
Economic slowdown hits jobs sector: SBI report
India is projected to create 16 lakh less jobs in FY20, according to a SBI research report.
Nationwide NRC needless, has no justification: Nitish Kumar
Nitish Kumar said he did not think that nation-wide NRC was going to take place and that the prime minister had spoken clearly on that.
Histo-compatibility over horoscopes?
That may be the better way to nose out a potentially lasting relationship.
NPR update in Bihar to begin on May 15, says Sushil Modi
Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi has said the updation process of the National Population Register (NPR) will be carried out in the state from May 15 to May 28 this year, notwithstanding the West Bengal and Kerala governments' decision to put the exercise on hold in their respective states.
Bihar: RJD-JDU poster war continues ahead of assembly polls
The poster war is continued between Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Janata Dal United (JDU) in Patna. The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Frida...
CRPF transfers DIG accused of throwing hot water on jawan with 'best wishes'
Official sources said while the transfer has been done pending a detailed probe into the incident, the CRPF headquarters, in its order on Friday, extended "best wishes to the officer for a successful tenure in the new assignment". DIG D K Tripathi, has been transferred out to the Manipur and Nagaland sector from his current posting in Mokamaghat, Bihar.
Questions for 2020: BJP regains Delhi, keeps Bihar?
AAP is betting big on its track record on improving government education, hospitals and mohalla clinics, besides freebies like free bus rides for women, free WiFi, ‘almost free’ water for the poor and lower electricity charges.
NPR data to be carried out from 15 to 28 May in Bihar: Sushil Modi
While addressing a press conference, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said that NPR data to be carried out from 15 to 28 May in Bihar...
Bihar: New policy for population control to be ready soon
Bihar was one of the seven states called to participate in the first public consultation scheduled by the Niti Aayog last week on population-control measures. According to studies, Bihar fares poorly on all the three factors that cause a decline in fertility rates — age during marriage, use of contraceptives and induced abortions.
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