Compared to last year, people are meeting the pandemic with less fear: Viraf

India, April 16 -- On March 24, Viraf Patel and his fiance Saloni Khanna tested positive for Covid-19. The couple, who got engaged in February, quarantined together. After he recovered, he planned to... Read More

Time has come for India to have woman Chief justice: CJi

New Delhi, April 16 -- Time has come for the country to have its first woman chief justice, outgoing Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde said while hearing a case related to the appointment of judge... Read More

CM takes the 2nd shot, says doing all to fight 2nd wave

PATNA, April 16 -- In the middle of continuous surge of Covid cases in state, chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar Thursday assured the people that the state was constantly monitoring the situation and ta... Read More

CUSB postpones exams after students test +ve

PATNA, April 16 -- Central University of South Bihar (CUSB), Gaya has postponed semester exams after students and staff tested Covid-19 positive, said an officiald on Thursday. As per the varsity, al... Read More

24 dead in 24 hours; NMCH is a Covid hospital again

PATNA, April 16 -- Hospital beds for patients with coronavirus continued to fall short, as did oxygen in some private clinics, as Bihar reported 6,133 new cases, the highest in a day so far, with 24 d... Read More

State to divert oxygen for industrial use to hospitals

PATNA, April 16 -- With a sudden surge in Covid-19 cases, the state government on Thursday decided to divert all oxygen reaching Bihar for industrial use to meet the growing demand in hospitals. The ... Read More

EC, state's poll panel break EVM deadlock in Delhi

PATNA, April 16 -- After almost two months of deadlock over procurement of multi-post EVMs for upcoming panchayat polls between the State Election Commission (SEC) and Election Commission of India ( E... Read More

After long wait, work to start on SAV campus

PATNA, April 16 -- Eleven years after its establishment, for Simultala Awasiya Vidyalay (SAV), billed as Bihar's answer to undivided state's pride Netarhat Vidyalay, things have finally started moving... Read More

Vaccination drive from 6-9 pm in Kishanganj during Ramzan

KISHANGANJ, April 16 -- In view of Ramzan, the district administration has scheduled vaccination drive in the evening, from 6 pm to 9 pm, for the holy month. In a press note, Kishanganj district magi... Read More

More special trains from Maharashtra and Gujarat

PATNA, April 16 -- The Railways on Thursday decided to run at least four more pairs of special trains from Maharashtra and Gujarat to bring back people from Bihar stranded there. This is in addition ... Read More