18-19 corona vaccines in different stages of trials: Vardhan

New Delhi, Feb. 16 -- Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Monday that 18-19 potential vaccines against novel coronavirus were in different stages of clinical trials, adding that vaccination of... Read More

Bihar to combat air pollution with 24 new monitoring stations

Patna, Feb. 16 -- The Bihar government has come up with a comprehensive plan to check all forms of pollution in the state. S. Chandrashekhar, member secretary Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSP... Read More

Govt approves Rs 3,113 cr assistance to 5 disaster-hit states

New Delhi, Feb. 14 -- The Central government on Saturday approved Rs 3,113.05 crore additional assistance to five states and Union Territories (UTs) which were affected by natural disasters during 202... Read More

Tiger kills Bihar couple, mauls one more

Patna, Feb. 13 -- Bettiah (Bihar), Feb 13: A couple was killed while one person was left critically injured in a tiger attack near the Valmiki Tiger Reserve in Bihar's west Champaran district. A fore... Read More

Nitish accepts negligence in Covid testing

Patna, Feb. 13 -- After fake data entry pertaining to Covid-19 appeared in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the investigation has completed in 22 districts of the state and irresponsibilit... Read More

Bihar to chalk out climate resilient pathway with UNEP help

Patna, Feb. 13 -- Bihar is set to prepare a strategy for a climate resilient and low carbon development pathway with the support of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). An MoU has been signed between ... Read More

64% engineers' posts lying vacant in Bihar

Patna, Feb. 13 -- Despite jobs being one of the core agendas in the run up to the Assembly elections in Bihar last year with the ruling NDA announcing to create 19 lakh jobs for the youth of the state... Read More

Patna HC to conduct daily hearings in Munger firing case

Patna, Feb. 13 -- Following apex court directions, the Patna High Court on Friday ordered for day-to-day hearings in the Munger firing case in which a young man was killed in alleged police firing dur... Read More

Lalu's bail plea in fodder scam case deferred to Feb 19

Ranchi, Feb. 13 -- The Jharkhand High Court on Friday deferred the hearing of bail petition of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad in connection with the fodder scam case to February 19. Senior ... Read More

Dalit converting to Islam or Christianity won't get quota: Law Minister

New Delhi, Feb. 13 -- Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in response to a question in Rajya Sabha said that Dalit converting to Islam or Christianity cannot claim reservation benefits and it will also d... Read More