Class 10 topper wants to join defence services

PATNA, April 1 -- With 97.8% marks, Mohammad Rumman Ashraf emerged as the state topper in the matric exams in Bihar, the results of which were announced on Friday. Ashraf, who scored 489 marks out of... Read More

Inflated budget provisions, undue rush in March to spend: CAG

PATNA, April 1 -- A report by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), which was tabled in the Bihar Legislative Assembly on Friday by state finance minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary, has flagged subst... Read More

Polling peaceful for 5 Council seats

PATNA, April 1 -- Polling in the biennial election for four seats and bypoll for one seat of Bihar's Legislative Council concluded peacefully on Friday, officials said. Of the four seats, two are gra... Read More

Guv calls VCs meet on April 3 to discuss road map for higher edu

PATNA, April 1 -- Bihar Governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar has called a meeting of vice chancellors of all state universities on April 3 at the Raj Bhawan to discuss the road map for higher educatio... Read More

Shah arrives today, to visit Sasaram, Nawada

PATNA, April 1 -- Union home minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah will land in Patna on Saturday on a two-day tour of Bihar, his fourth visit to the state in seven months since his party was ouste... Read More

Minor found dead in Banka , police suspect murder

PATNA, April 1 -- A 12-year-old boy was found dead inside an open graveyard in Bihar's Banka district on Friday after he went missing on Thursday, police said. While the cause of the death is unknown... Read More

Delay in conduct of exams by U'khand PSC irks aspirants

Dehradun, April 1 -- The Uttarakhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC) is struggling to conduct recruitment exams as per the calendar issued in September last year, causing inconvenience to aspirants.... Read More

Speaker proposes changes in assembly secretariat hiring rules

Dehradun, April 1 -- A proposal has been sent to the state government for amendment to the rules to bring transparency in recruitments for the Uttarakhand assembly secretariat, Speaker Ritu Khanduri B... Read More

Maoists decamp with 7,000 detonators in J'khand distt

RANCHI, April 1 -- Suspected Maoists attacked a private explosive godown in Parmaljodi village under Badajamda police station outpost in West Singhbhum district on Thursday night and decamped with aro... Read More

12 people booked for attacking cops, rioting

RANCHI, April 1 -- Twelve named and 200 unknown persons have been booked under different sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for attacking the police and other government officials on Thursday nig... Read More