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Buzz over meet with MPs amid 'unease' with BJP

PATNA, Aug. 8 -- Political circles in Bihar came abuzz on Sunday amid reports that the Janata Dal (United) brass has called a meeting of its Members of Parliament on Tuesday at the party's office in P... Read More


Buzz over meet with JD(U) MPs amid 'unease' with BJP

India, Aug. 8 -- Political circles in Bihar came abuzz on Sunday amid reports that the Janata Dal (United) brass has called a meeting of its Members of Parliament on Tuesday at the party's office in P... Read More


Bihar seeks 10 crore extra mandays under MGNREGA

PATNA, Aug. 6 -- The Bihar government has decided to seek allotment of 10 crore more mandays, in addition to its target of 15 crore for this fiscal (2022-23), to provide jobs to the unskilled under th... Read More


Bihar: Govt seeks 10cr additional mandays under MGNREGA for job creation

India, Aug. 5 -- The Bihar government on Friday decided to seek allotment of 10crore additional mandays from the existing 15crore annual target for this fiscal year in order to provide jobs to rural u... Read More


RJD to elect new chief on Oct 11, all bets on Tejashwi

PATNA, Aug. 4 -- Ailing former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) will hold its national council meeting to elect a new national president on October 11, according to the sc... Read More


Skill development centres cut corners, face action

PATNA, July 30 -- Bihar's labour resources department has ordered a 30% deduction in payments to be made to 143 of the 1100-odd centres imparting training to youths for skill development under the sta... Read More


Dry July dashes hopes of a good paddy crop

PATNA, July 29 -- Bihar is looking at its poorest paddy crop in years this kharif season since there has just been 38% coverage against the targeted area of land for cultivation so far, owing to 68% r... Read More


Banks in Bihar meet credit target for fiscal

PATNA, July 28 -- Banks in Bihar have achieved 99.59% of their annual credit plan ( ACP) for last fiscal 2021-22 and scored a marked improvement in the credit deposit (CD) ratio that rose to 52.96%, a... Read More


10 lakh duplicate names deleted from electoral rolls

PATNA, July 27 -- The state election department of Bihar has deleted 9,82,708 duplicate electors out of 4,64,7702 photo similar entries identified by a software run by the department to identify dupli... Read More


Tejashwi pushes heavy vehicle to get in shape after PM Modi's advice on reducing weight

India, July 25 -- Bihar's leader of the opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav, 32, is trying hard to lose some extra weight and seemingly is keen on getting in shape, just weeks after Prime Minister Narend... Read More