India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 25, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that development is the answer to all ills including poverty, illiteracy and unemployment.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday July 25, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched his party's campaign for the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, with a rally at Muzaffarpur. Here are the highlights of what he said.
India News | Saturday July 25, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to kick off his party's campaign for the coming Assembly elections in Bihar, with a rally in Muzaffarpur.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Four women sitting on the side of a road to beat the summer heat were crushed to death by a speeding truck in Jamui district of Bihar, a police officer said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday announced the provision of Rs.50,000 crore for development of roads in Bihar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
Reaching out to the voters of Bihar ahead of the assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the people of the state to rise above caste considerations and support the most virtuous.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today appealed to banks to be partners in development and urged them to enhance the annual credit plan in the state.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Friday April 10, 2015
Mr Rudy released a report on India's skill requirements over the next 10 years. The report says India would need about 110 million skilled labour across different sectors - from the field of construction to jewellery making to automobiles.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Monday March 23, 2015
Under-achievers in school who are enrolled in Class 8 or below are not failed. They get grades, not marks, and are promoted to the next class even if they perform abysmally. That policy, introduced five years ago by the Congress-led government, could be up for review.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 19, 2015
With a day left for the crucial confidence vote on February 20, Bihar cabinet today decided to hike MLA development fund from the present Rs 2 crore in a year to Rs 3 crore from the next financial year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
In fast paced development, Bihar Assembly Speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary today recognised Nitish Kumar as the new leader of JD(U) Legislature Party and Jitan Ram Manjhi as a former head.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 17, 2014
The tourism ministry on Thursday launched a comprehensive plan with the World Bank for the development of Buddhist heritage circuits in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar that is estimated to create 10,000 jobs and indirect employments.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Saturday July 12, 2014
Mani Shankar Aiyar on the 100-crore schemes and who's been left out.
Wednesday July 2, 2014
The heavy civil infrastructure segment secured orders worth Rs 1,547 crore, which includes an order from Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation for the design and construction of a cable stayed bridge across river Mandovi at Panaji, the company said in a statement.
Patna News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Bihar Urban Development Minister Samrat Choudhary has given the green signal to the much awaited Patna metro train project.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi expressed grief over the death of Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde following an accident in New Delhi today.
Elections News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Saturday March 22, 2014
Former JD(U) MP NK Singh joined the BJP today. 73-year-old NK Singh, who has quit the Janata Dal (United) yesterday, told NDTV that since JDU leader and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ended his alliance with the BJP, last year the focus has shifted from governance and development to "survival."
Cheat Sheet | Manish Kumar | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Two days after Narendra Modi attacked him on his turf, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar made an equally scathing counter-attack, accusing the BJP's prime ministerial candidate of openly seeking votes on the basis of caste in Bihar. He rubbished Mr Modi's multiple allegations against him and then, admitting that his Bihar is a backward state, hurl...
Monday March 10, 2014
Infrastructure development company SPML has bagged two orders worth Rs 721 crore from Bhavnagar Irrigation Project Division, Gujarat and South Bihar Power Distribution Company, Patna.
Elections News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday March 4, 2014
In Nitish Kumar's Bihar, Narendra Modi today welcomed latest ally, Ram Vilas Paswan and his son Chirag, to the BJP-led NDA - he called it the National Development Alliance - and also used their shared stage to take several swipes at the Bihar Chief Minister.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 3, 2014
Narendra Modi today returned to arch rival Nitish Kumar's turf Bihar for a rally that showed off his latest ally, Ram Vilas Paswan, a past critic who returned to the BJP-led alliance last week, 12 years after walking out over the 2002 communal violence in Mr Modi's Gujarat. The BJP's prime ministerial candidate welcomed Mr Paswan to what he called...
Monday October 7, 2013
Lauding Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for changing perception about Bihar, industry body Assocham today backed the demand for grant of special status for industrial development of the state.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Rejecting the Raghuram Rajan Committee report for "skewed" allocation formula, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has said it was a "thinly disguised attempt to provide an intellectual justification to deliver resources to a potential political ally."
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Congressmen find it remarkable that none of Narendra Modi's tweets yesterday reflected the day's biggest political development - Lalu Prasad being sent to jail in a fodder scam case.