State BJP gets new president

PATNA, March 24 -- A year ahead of Lok Sabha polls, BJP national president J P Nadda on Thursday appointed Samrat Chaudhary, the leader of opposition in Bihar Legislative Council, as the party's new s... Read More

Body of man exhumed seven months after death for autopsy

KISHANGANJ, March 24 -- Body of a man was exhumed in Bihar's Kishanganj district on Thursday, seven months after he was buried following his death in mysterious circumstances and amid claims by his fa... Read More

G20 finance group meeting concludes

New Delhi, March 24 -- The second meeting of the G20 Sustainable Finance Working Group (SFWG) under the G20 India Presidency concluded successfully in Udaipur on Thursday. The meeting held from March... Read More

5 crushed to death under bus at fair in Champawat

Rudrapur, March 24 -- Five pilgrims, including three women, were killed after they came under the wheels of a bus during the ongoing Maa Purnagiri fair in Tanakpur area of Champawat district on Thursd... Read More

Not possible to predict 'big quake': Geologists

New Delhi, March 24 -- That the Himalayan region, including northern India, will see a big earthquake is something experts have known for many years - but they have always maintained that it will be i... Read More

Uttarakhand records 325% excess rainfall in one week: Met

Dehradun, March 24 -- Uttarakhand has received 325% excess rainfall in the past one week (March 15-22), according to data from the India Meteorological Centre, Dehradun. The average rainfall during t... Read More

Inter student ends life, note claims paid money for 1st division

PATNA, March 24 -- The police in Bihar's Sheikhpura are probing a case of suspected suicide in which an intermediate student allegedly consumed poison and died after failing to secure first division d... Read More

Opium worth Rs.1.15 cr seized in Gaya

GAYA, March 24 -- Opium worth Rs.1.15 cr was seized by authorities in Bihar's Gaya district on Wednesday evening, police said. Senior superintendent of police (SSP) Ashish Bharti said police received... Read More

Rohtas temple head priest killed

SASARAM, March 24 -- A 90-year-old head priest of a temple found in a pool of blood in Bihar's Rohtas district, with his eyes gouged out and his body mutilated, died before he could be rushed to hospi... Read More

A wellness-centred getaway in your backyard

India, March 24 -- For many people, their drab apartment balconies or patios don't exactly come with luxuries like gym spaces or swimming pools. But no matter what square footage you do have, a little... Read More