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

Jharkhand BDO held for taking bribe

Ranchi, Feb. 13 -- A Block Development Officer (BDO) in Jharkhand's Palamu district has been caught red-handed while taking a bribe of Rs 7,000 by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday, an offici... Read More

Tejashwi claims massive scam in Corona testing

Patna, Feb. 12 -- The leader of opposition in Bihar Assembly, Tejashwi Yadav, alleged on Thursday that massive irregularities took place during the testing of Covid-19 suspects in the state. Tejashwi... Read More

IndiGo to strengthen regional connectivity, launch 22 new flights

New Delhi, Feb. 11 -- In its bid to strengthen regional connectivity, airline major IndiGo will launch 22 new domestic flights from March 28. IndiGo will operate new flights between Agartala-Aizawl u... Read More

Nitish backs Modi government on farm laws

New Delhi, Feb. 11 -- Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday came out in support of the three farm laws, saying he is with the government and the laws are for the benefit of farmers and not aga... Read More

Retd IPS officer accuses Bihar minister of having AK-47, AK-56

Patna, Feb. 11 -- A retired IPS officer has accused Bihar minister Leshi Singh of possessing sophisticated weapons such as AK-47, AK-56 and Self Loading Rifle (SLR). Amitabh Kumar Das, a 1994 batch IP... Read More

28 Bihar Ministers' assets average Rs 4.46 cr, 18 face cases: ADR

Patna, Feb. 11 -- After the second Cabinet expansion in Bihar, 28 of the 31 members of the Bihar Cabinet own assets that average over Rs 4.46 crore even as 18 of them have declared criminal cases agai... Read More

Two CRPF jawans injured in encounter with Maoists in J'khand

Ranchi, Feb. 11 -- Two CRPF personnel were seriously injured in a gun battle with Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand's Bokaro district on Thursday, police said. The gunfight began when a joint team of pol... Read More