Bihar has untapped export potential of USD 900 million: Exim Bank study
The report also said that the merchandise exports from the eastern state in 2017-18 were valued at USD 1.35 billion which was a "remarkable improvement" over the USD 0.4 billion of exports recorded during 2012-13.
RBI slaps Rs 2.50 cr fine on BoB for violating directions on Bihar NGO
"The Reserve Bank of India in exercise of powers conferred under the B...
Bill Gates praises Bihar government, says state has made progress against poverty & disease
The Gates Foundation has been working with the st...
Bihar: 4 dead, several injured after steam boiler in NGO’s kitchen explodes
At least four people have died and more than five have been injured after a boiler exploded in an NGO’s kitchen in Bihar’s Motihari on Novem...
Development work visible in Jharkhand, people have full faith in BJP: Prakash Javadekar
Javadekar, who was in Ranchi to inaugurate the BJP's media centre, said the saffron party has been successful in establishing a stable and development-oriented government in the state during the last five years. "The BJP would get the full faith of the people during the upcoming assembly elections purely on the grounds of development," said the Minister.
Jharkhand: AJSU Party announces third list of candidates
With this the NDA allies, the BJP and the AJSU party, will be clashing in 19 constituencies. AJSU has nominated Shalini Gupta to take on BJP's Neera Yadav from Koderma. The BJP and AJSU Party, which have been part of all the governments of the coalition in Jharkhand since it was carved out of Bihar in 2000, have not achieved seat-sharing agreement so far
BJP allies deserting the 'sinking ship' in Jharkhand: Hemant Soren
Soren is leading the opposition alliance comprising the JMM, the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD). According to the alliance's seat-sharing arrangement, the JMM will contest 43 seats, Congress 31 and RJD in seven constituencies.
Greater private sector innovation, digital tools key to quality healthcare services in India at low cost: Bill Gates
Bill Gates, who is currently on a three-day visit to India, said: "Our biggest work has been broadly in the health area helping to get new vaccines introduced, helping to look at innovations in some of the disease-specific areas, like tuberculosis or visceral leishmaniasis (VL) or lymphatic filariasis (LF)."
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar offers prayers at Phulwari Sharif Dargah in Patna
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offered prayers at Phulwari Sharif Dargah on the occasion of Milad-Un-Nabi today (Nov 10) in Patna. He als...
Bihar Govt: Officials accepted ‘inadequate’ securities from millers
The Bihar government had, last week, informed the SC that as per the agreement between state and rice millers, the latter were to furnish bank guarantees or pledge unencumbered immovable properties in lieu of paddy procurement.
Brain size is of little consequence
If braininess was defined by size, sperm whales, not Einstein, would be hailed.
Micro lenders' second quarter profit allay slowdown concerns
Bigger microfinance firms have shown steady growth and profit numbers during the second quarter.
Uttar Pradesh and Bihar top murder chart
Delhi (1168) reported maximum numbers of rapes among the metropolitan cities in 2017. Disputes’ (7,898 cases) followed by ‘personal vendetta (4,660 cases) and ‘Gain’ (2,103 cases) were the main motives for murders, says NCRB report.
Bihar on alert after terror threat in festive season
Security forces in Bihar have been put on alert following an input by IB about a possible terror attack. Patna, Nalanda, Jahanabad, Gaya, Rohtas, Kaimur, Buxar, Aara, Aurangabad, Nawada and Muzaffarpur districts are under special vigilance.
Nitish Kumar chairs high-level meeting on pollution; plying of old vehicles banned
Talking to reporters here after a high-level meeting on pollution control chaired by the Chief Minister, the states Chief Secretary Deepak Kumar said the restriction on plying of vehicles which are more than 15 years old has also been extended to commercial vehicles "only for the Patna metropolitan area".
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