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Nitish Kumar plays his cards deftly, lays down contours of Bihar politics

India, March 2 -- The workers' meet of the JD-U at Gandhi Maidan in Patna in the midst of the ongoing Budget session of the Bihar legislature is set to hot up politics in the state, for it has clearly... Read More


Nitish plays his cards deftly, lays down contours of Bihar politics

PATNA, March 2 -- The workers' meet of the JD-U at Gandhi Maidan in Patna in the midst of the ongoing Budget session of the Bihar legislature is set to hot up politics in the state, for it has clearly... Read More


After days of lull, Modi's dig at Lalu raises a storm in House

PATNA, Feb. 29 -- A vociferous Opposition interrupted all through the government's reply after the debate on the general budget for 2020-21 and later staged walkout from the Bihar Legislative Assembly... Read More


Missing files hold up vigilance probe

PATNA, Feb. 29 -- With over 1,09,282 folders containing documents of teachers not yet provided to the Bihar's Vigilance Investigation Bureau (VIB) probing the large-scale suspected appointment of scho... Read More


3rd supplementary budget of Rs 8,869 cr tabled

PATNA, Feb. 28 -- Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday tabled government's third supplementary budget of Rs 8,868.25 crore for 2019-20 in the Bihar Legislative Assembly. This includes ... Read More


No free power: CM

PATNA, Feb. 27 -- Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said there should not be free supply of electricity, as is happening in Delhi, as it could lead to serious repercussions in future. "It coul... Read More


Bihar barrels ahead on double digit growth rate

PATNA, Feb. 25 -- With over 10% growth rate over the last three years, Bihar is the fastest growing economy in the country. Bihar's economy grew at 10.53% (at constant prices) and 15.01% (at current ... Read More


'Development with justice, rule of law top priorities'

PATNA, Feb. 25 -- Bihar governor Phagu Chauhan on Monday said the state government was committed to "good governance" and "development with justice" to ensure inclusive growth across all sections and ... Read More


Budget session starts today, oppn to corner Nitish on governance

PATNA, Feb. 24 -- The Budget session of the Bihar legislature starting Monday is likely to be stormy despite Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Choudhary's appeal at the all-party meeting for cooperation in... Read More


HC seeks govt reply on teachers' entitlements

PATNA, Feb. 20 -- The Patna High Court on Tuesday sought to know from the Bihar government if school teachers recruited in the state through the panchayati raj system could be treated at par with the ... Read More