nearly 2.5mn tb cases notified across india last year: data

New Delhi, March 28 -- India notified nearly 2.55 million cases of tuberculosis (TB) last year according to government data, the highest achieved since the start of the TB control programme in the 60s... Read More

RJD's Bharti declares her election bid from Purnea

PURNEA, March 28 -- Bima Bharti, MLA from Rupauli in Purnea district of Bihar who had joined the RJD a few days ago, said Wednesday that she would file her nomination on April 3 for the Purnea Lok Sab... Read More

AC coach gutted in fire on train, no casualties

PATNA, March 28 -- An air-conditioned coach of a special train(01410) on way from Danapur in Bihar to Lokmanya Tilak station in Mumbai caught fire near Karisath Railway station near Ara on Tuesday nig... Read More

Modi, Shah, Yogi figure among 40 star campaigners of BJP in Bihar

PATNA, March 28 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi, union home minister Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath are among the 40 star campaigners who would canvass for the BJP in Bihar... Read More

Chirag hands over Jamui to brother-in-law

PATNA, March 28 -- Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) chief Chirag Paswan, having won the legacy war with his uncle in Hajipur, on Wednesday passed on his legacy in Jamui to his brother-in-law Arun Bharti... Read More

RJD, Cong yet to seal a seat deal despite talks in Delhi

PATNA, March 28 -- A seat-sharing pact for the upcoming parliamentary elections continued to elude the Opposition alliance Mahagathbandhan in Bihar on Wednesday even as talks were going on between its... Read More

UP: 4 held for forcibly pouring colours, water on Muslim family

MEERUT, March 25 -- Four persons, including three minors, were arrested on Sunday for forcibly throwing colours and water at the members of a Muslim family amid chanting of 'Har Har Mahadev' and 'Jai ... Read More

Sonnalli A Sajnani: Ashesh and I are big fans of Holi

India, March 25 -- Actor Sonnalli A Sajnani and her husband, hotelier Ashesh L Sajnani, are self-confessed "Holi fans"! "In fact, we prefer Holi over Diwali! It is our favourite festival," she claims.... Read More

BJP drops union minister Choubey in its Bihar list

PATNA, March 25 -- The BJP late Sunday evening released the list of candidates for all the 17 seats it would contest in Bihar in the upcoming parliamentary elections, retaining most of the sitting MPs... Read More

BJP fields sita soren from dumka seat

Ranchi, March 25 -- JMM supremo Shibu Soren's elder daughter-in-law Sita Soren was on Sunday declared the BJP candidate from Dumka (ST) parliamentary constituency in the list of candidates released by... Read More