Mukhiya shot dead in Begusarai

PATNA, Feb. 3 -- A mukhiya (panchayat head) was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Begusarai district of Bihar on Thursday, police said. The deceased, Birendra Kumar Sharma, was the mukhiya of P... Read More

Five coaches of Satyagraha Exp come off engine, no one hurt

BETTIAH, Feb. 3 -- Five coaches of Satyagraha Express detached from the engine near Majhauliya railway station in Bihar's West Champaran district on Thursday, railway officials said. According to Bir... Read More

Kushwaha continues his attack on Nitish, takes aim at RJD too

PATNA, Feb. 3 -- Disgruntled Janata Dal-United leader and its parliamentary board chairman Upendra Kushwaha on Thursday kept up his attack on Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, accusing him of weakeni... Read More

State budget may swell after revised central devolution estimates

PATNA, Feb. 3 -- Increase in central devolutions for the current fiscal and next fiscal is likely to give a more room to increase the size of Bihar's budget for financial year 2023-24, to be presented... Read More

Theft at Ex-Min Sudhakar Singh's flat, no arrest yet

PATNA, Feb. 3 -- An alleged theft was committed at the residence of former agriculture minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Sudhakar Singh located at Bailey Road in Patna on Wednesday, polic... Read More

BJP gives notice on breach of privilege to six legislators

Jaipur, Feb. 3 -- The opposition BJP gave notice of breach of privilege notice against six MLAs including three ministers. The notice comes two days after Independent MLA Sanyam Lodha moved privilege... Read More

Govt plans to give priority to Locals in jobs, says minister

Jaipur, Feb. 3 -- Minister of state for skill, planning and entrepreneurship Ashok Chandna on Thursday informed the assembly that the state government plans to give priority in employment to the local... Read More

100 examinees expelled on Day 2 of inter exams in Bihar

PATNA, Feb. 3 -- As many as 100 examinees were expelled across the state for using unfair means on the second day of the intermediate exam conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) on Thu... Read More

3 CRPF men injured in IED blast in Jharkhand

RANCHI, Feb. 3 -- Three CRPF men were injured Thursday in an IED blast triggered allegedly by Maoists near Meralgarha forest in West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand, police said. The injured, identif... Read More

Nawaz giving 'no food, bed, bathroom' to wife, says lawyer

India, Feb. 2 -- In a series of shocking allegations, the advocate of actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's wife Aaliya Siddiqui, has claimed that the actor and his family members have "ensured that no food, no... Read More