India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 18, 2014
Four men, convicted for killing the then Railway Minister Lalit Narayan Mishra and two others in a blast in Bihar's Samastipur railway station nearly 40 years back, were today awarded life imprisonment by a Delhi court.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
A Delhi court today fixed December 18 for pronouncing punishment to four convicts in the 1975 Lalit Narayan Mishra murder case after hearing the arguments on quantum of sentence during which CBI left it to its discretion whether the convicts deserved...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi whose utterances on various issues have at times put the ruling JD (U) in embarrassing situation, today said he was too old to learn.
Monday December 8, 2014
Traders such as Cargill Inc, Glencore International AG and Louis Dreyfus Commodities BV have set up operations in Purnia, an administrative outpost that now buzzes with trading activity.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday December 8, 2014
Equipped with sweets, gifts and a large retinue of relatives, Lalu Yadav, Bihar politician, was in Lucknow over the weekend to visit Mulayam Singh Yadav, whose Samajwadi Party governs India's largest state.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
A Delhi court is likely to pronounce today its judgement in a case relating to the murder of former Railway Minister LN Mishra at a function in Bihar nearly 40 years ago.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
A 50-year-old prisoner, who was beaten up allegedly by an inmate in a jail in Bhagalpur district, died at the Patna Medical College and Hospital, an official said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Fake Indian currency with a face value of Rs 15.65 lakh was seized in two incidents in Malda district and one persons was arrested.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Two persons were killed and eleven others injured in separate road accidents in Gaya district of Bihar today, a police officer said.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Twenty-one families working as bonded labourers in a brick kiln of Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh, barely 100 km from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, were rescued today by activists and the labour department. The families - all of them from Bih...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Taking a dig at former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan today claimed that current Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi "is better" than his predecessor.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 29, 2014
Former Bihar Chief Minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad underwent a minor surgery at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey; Edited by Vishnu Varma | Saturday November 29, 2014
Nearly two months after a stampede killed 33 people - mostly women and children - at the landmark Gandhi Maidan in Bihar's Patna, an enquiry committee report has blamed the local administration and the police of 'collective failure' behind the incide...
India | Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi has often been in the news for his controversial comments on a host of subjects, leaving most in his party, the JD(U), fuming or red-faced.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Under attack from the BJP for his comment that seven union ministers from Bihar would not be allowed entry into state, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today retracted and termed the comment as 'sweet joke'.
After heavy rains, Mumbai sometimes doesn't look much different from a Bihar village.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Rebelling against suggestions by Janata Dal (United) leadership to rein in his speech, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said he will do what he wants and "will not take anybody's advice".
India | Reuters | Thursday November 20, 2014
People connect with them, I'm getting more confident, he said.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Bihar has seven ministers in the Prime Minister's new expanded cabinet- and none of them will be allowed to enter their home state if its share of central funding is reduced - that was the curt warning issued today by Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram ...
India | Agencies | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Hours after he derided Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an NRI or Non Resident Indian because of his foreign visits, Bihar politician Lalu Yadav was described as "expired medicine" by former friend turned BJP ally Ram Vilas Paswan.