UCC Bill sent to Prez for approval

Dehradun, March 1 -- The state governor Lt Gen (retd) Gurmit Singh has sent the Uttarakhand Uniform Civil Code (UCC) Bill to President Droupadi Murmu for approval, said officials aware of the matter a... Read More

Budget passed in house amid walkout by Cong

Dehradun, March 1 -- The state assembly passed the budget for the year 2024-25 amid walkout by opposition Congress MLAs. The state government presented a budget of Rs.89,230 crore for the year 2024-25... Read More

Main accused Abdul Malik's son arrested in Delhi: Police

Haldwani, March 1 -- Nainital Police have arrested Abdul Moid, son of Abdul Malik - one of the key accused in the Haldwani violence, which claimed five lives - from New Delhi on Thursday, a senior pol... Read More

Air traffic congestion at Mumbai airport has improved, says ministry

MUMBAI, March 1 -- The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Wednesday said after putting curbs on flights the traffic congestion at Mumbai Airport improved a lot with less delay in flight arrivals. The Chha... Read More

K K Pathak seeks Delhi deputation, nod likely

PATNA, March 1 -- Controversial senior IAS officer K K Pathak, currently additional chief secretary (education) in Bihar, has applied for central deputation, said a senior official of the state govern... Read More

Guv calls VCs' meet after show cause by edu dept

PATNA, March 1 -- The turf war between the Raj Bhawan in Bihar and the state's education department is showing no signs of a let-up even as vice chancellors and top officials of the state universities... Read More

Jewellery worth Rs.2 cr looted from Reliance store in Samastipur

PATNA, March 1 -- In a major heist in Bihar, eight robbers looted jewellery worth around Rs 2 crore from a Reliance store in Bihar's Samastipur on Wednesday night, police said. The incident took plac... Read More

Two bills targeting 'land, liquor, mine mafia' passed

PATNA, March 1 -- The Bihar assembly on Thursday passed a total of 10 Bills, including the Bihar Control of Crime Bill, 2024, and the Public Security Enforcement Bill, 2024 - the two proposed laws whi... Read More

three more semiconductor units to come up

New Delhi, March 1 -- The Union Cabinet, at its meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, approved the establishment of three semiconductor units under "Development of Semiconductor... Read More

four-year-old boy, living in Delhi, dies of Covid in Rohtas

SASARAM, March 1 -- A four-year-old boy has died of Covid in Bihar's Rohtas district, doctors said. The boy lived in Delhi where his father worked with a company. The family had come to participate i... Read More