13 Bihar boards, corporations yet to submit annual reports

Patna, Nov. 5 -- At least 13 commissions, boards and corporations in Bihar have not submitted their annual report to the state legislature for several years, an RTI query has revealed. These commiss... Read More

Opposition grand alliance falling apart in Jharkhand

Ranchi, Nov. 5 -- WIth the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajatantrik (JVM-P) deciding to go it alone in the forthcoming Assembly elections, efforts to build a grand alliance of the opposition parties seem t... Read More

Wastelands in India at around 17% in 2015-16

New Delhi, Nov. 5 -- The Wastelands Atlas 2019 has estimated the spatial extent of wastelands for entire country to the tune of 55.76 million hectares or 16.96 per cent of geographical area of the cou... Read More

The Yadav Politics at a Crossroads in Bihar

Patna, Nov. 3 -- The Yadav who make over more than 14% of the population of Bihar are the largest and one of the most politically influential castes in the state. Their influence in the politics of Bi... Read More

CHHATHin Bihar

Patna, Nov. 2 -- Hullo, everyone, Yes, I know, Bihar is crazy. But if you have to see it absolutely, irreconcilably, irretrievably, irrevocably mad, this is the season for it -- Chhath.Whether rich o... Read More

Bad air: Delhi schools to remain shut till Nov 5

New Delhi, Nov. 1 -- With the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) on Friday declaring an air emergency in the Delhi-NCR amid deteriorating pollution levels, the state gover... Read More

Jail inmates including Muslims celebrate Chhath in Bihar

Patna, Nov. 1 -- Hundreds of jail inmates including women and Muslims are among the devotees who are celebrating Chhath puja, the most auspicious festival of Bihar. A good number of prisoners lodged... Read More

Deja Vu: Move over NCP-Sena; NCP-BJP ready to tango?

Mumbai, Nov. 1 -- The United colour of confusion that Maharashtra politics has become, seems to be further complicated by the role of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), which is playing both ways. But,... Read More

Jharkhand political parties step up efforts for alliances

Ranchi, Nov. 1 -- With the announcement of the poll dates for Jharkhand, both ruling and opposition parties have stepped up efforts to cement alliances in the state. The ruling BJP is planning to fi... Read More

Forget air purifier, try Peace Lily at home

New Delhi, Nov. 1 -- If you are planning to purchase an air purifier with your hard-earned money as air around you gets toxic, think again. According to health experts, air purifiers are not the only ... Read More