Turnout highest in Arunachal; lowest in Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh, where voting took place for 11 seats, recorded the lowest turnout of 45.04%. Bihar recorded 49.5% voting for five assembly seats. Meanwhile, Arunachal Pradesh recorded the highest turnout in Khonsa (West) at 90.74%.
CM Nitish Kumar offers ‘Arghya’ to rising sun during Chhath Puja in Patna
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offered ‘Arghya’ to rising sun on the final day of Chhath Puja in Patna on November 03. He participated in...
Nitish Kumar holds high-level meeting on water-logging; errant officials face music
The chief minister held a hours-long meeting with members of his cabinet and top government officials.
Bihar rain: Major rivers receding; death toll rises to 97
It has seen a fall of 90 cm since Saturday, he added.
Congress announces candidates for bypolls in Bihar, UP, Rajasthan
The Congress released a list of its candidates on Sunday for bypolls to a Lok Sabha seat and various Assembly constituencies in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Testing times: Bihar, K'taka show the way when it comes to out-of-the-box answers
As out-of-the-box thinking is disapproved, putting students’ heads in them is inevitable.
Rain wreaks havoc in Bihar, alert in 13 districts
Heavy rains have continued in Bihar as monsoon remains active over the region. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has now forecast th...
Centre announces Rs 1813.75 crore flood relief for Karnataka, Bihar
The approval came after Home Minister Amit Shah reviewed the ongoing rescue and relief work of all flood-affected states.
Death toll reaches 25 in Bihar; IMD predicts more rain on Monday
The disaster management department said that the state government has urged the Indian Air Force to send a helicopter for air-dropping of food packets and other relief material in marooned areas.
Bihar floods: NDRF teams, IAF choppers deployed for rescue, relief works
The National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) headed by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Tuesday reviewed the flood situation in Bihar, where 16 districts have been affected by the deluge.
Bihar flood: Death toll mounts to 29; CM Nitish blames nature, instead of lack of preparedness
The death toll due to incessant rainfall and flood in different areas of the state has risen to 29, officials said on Monday. Chief Minister...
IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Bihar, Himachal Pradesh
Strong winds, speed reaching 40-50 kmph, is likely to prevail over north Bay of Bengal.
Bihar: 19 NDRF teams deployed in flood-affected areas
On Sunday, NDRF teams carried out evacuation operation in low lying parts of Patna.
3,749 killed in Maoists violence in 10 states in 9 years: MHA
Over 3,700 people were killed in Naxal violence in 10 states, the highest in Chhattisgarh, in the last nine years, the Ministry of Home Affairs said in its annual report.
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