Reviewing the functioning of the lower level of administration, Patna district magistrate Sanjay Kumar Aggarwal today took to a clerk's job and suggested a method to reduce time for completing the work.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said he would not allow metro project in Patna until some technique is developed that could ensure that historical value of the city is not affected due to it.
In nine hours on Monday, Nitish Kumar heard about 1000 complaints as he resumed his interaction with the public in what is called the "Janata Ke Darbar Mein Mukhya Mantri" or Chief Minister in the people's court.
A district court today closed a case against Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad relating to a First Information Report (FIR) registered against him during last Lok Sabha elections, on the plea of the state government, days after the government sought closure of another case against Mr Prasad and his two sons in connection with a party-sponsored bandh.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today exhorted women not to hesitate in destroying the country liquor manufacturing units after April 1, the day prohibition on country liquor will come into force in the state.
Dismissing BJP's charge of return of 'Jungle Raj' in Bihar over killing of engineers for extortion in the state, disgruntled party leader Shatrughan Sinha said performance of a government could not be judged in a short period of time.
Close on the heels of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's apparent snub to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over deterioration in the law and order situation, senior party leader Raghubansh Prasad Singh today expressed concern over the rise in crime and asked Kumar to check the slide.
A vast chunk of land leased to National Herald newspaper has allegedly been encroached and the Bihar revenue department will now look into the matter. About 22 'kathas' or around one-third of an acre of land allotted to the newspaper in the heart of the state capital is encroached and could never come in possession of the allottee, it is alleged.