Rebels may spoil NDA, grand alliance plans in Bihar

Patna, Oct. 19 -- Five Bihar Assembly by-elections have created a queer situation for both political groupings -- ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the opposition grand alliance -- as offi... Read More

South India ready with its own Shahi Litchi in winter

Muzaffarpur, Oct. 18 -- Shahi litchi, the luschious fruit of Bihar, is now readying to get a new home in South India. What's even better, the litchi from the South will be available in winter. Vishal... Read More

Buddhist Circuit special train to start from Oct 19

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- The Indian Railways is reintroducing the Buddhist Circuit special train tours in October which covers places associated with Gautam Buddha, owing to its successful run last year.... Read More

Election Commission team to visit Jharkhand from Thursday

Ranchi, Oct. 16 -- An Election Commission of India (ECI) team will arrive in Ranchi on Thursday for a two-day visit to the Jharkhand capital to take stock of preparations for holding assembly election... Read More

Cattle population increased by 18% in the country: Report

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- The population of cows across the country has increased by almost 18 per cent since 2012. According to the 20th cattle count report, the population of cows in India is 14.51 cror... Read More

SC wraps up Ayodhya title dispute hearing, reserves verdict

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- After 40 days of hearing, the Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved the judgement in the 70-year-old politically vexing Ayodhya title dispute. A five-judge bench headed by Chief ... Read More

Patna waterlogging: axe falls on senior officials

Patna, Oct. 16 -- The Bihar government has removed Principal Secretary of Urban Development department Chaitanya Prasad and Patna Divisional Commissioner Anand Kishor from their positions apparently i... Read More

Arms, ammunition recovered from Maoist hideout in Gaya

Gaya, Oct. 14 -- A huge cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered from a forested area under Mohanpur police station in Gaya district, the police said on Monday. Station in-charge Ravi Bhushan... Read More

Flood affected people protest outside Dy CM's house

Patna, Oct. 14 -- Patna: A large number of people of Rajendra Nagar area here protested outside Dy CM Sushil Kumar Modi's house over a fortnight long water-logging in the area.Even after a fortnight, ... Read More

After being trolled, Ravi Shankar Prasad withdraws statement

New Delhi, Oct. 13 -- Under fire for citing cinema box-office collections to negate economic slowdown in the country, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday withdrew his statement and clarified ... Read More