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Nitish Kumar stresses bank branch in panchayats for cashless drive

January 13, 2017 8:20:01 pm

He highlighted the shortage of bank branches at grass-roots level and urged the banks that "If you do not find land for starting a branch, the state government will provide space in panchayat bhawans."

Lalu’s son and Bihar minister Tej Pratap gets VIP security cover

January 11, 2017 6:51:35 pm

Yadav is the health minister in the government led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Bihar: Jitan Ram Manjhi to keep off from human chain in support of prohibition

January 11, 2017 4:24:31 pm

On BJP's announcement of joining the human chain on January 21, Manjhi said, "its a unilateral decision of the saffron party without consulting NDA partners."

Bihar MLA asks girl students inappropriate questions in rape case

January 11, 2017 3:46:19 pm

A Class X girl was found dead under mysterious circumstances near the residential school on Monday morning with blood found on her body.

Bihar: 469 cartons of foreign liquor seized, two held

January 7, 2017 11:21:21 pm

The seized consignment of liquor was manufactured in Punjab according to stickers on the bottles and had been brought from Jharkhand.

Lalmatia coal mine tragedy casts shadow on NTPC Kahalgaon

January 5, 2017 9:23:16 pm

Group General Manager of NTPC Kahalgaon Rakesh Samuel told media on Thursday that coal supply from Lalmatia coal mines in Godda district of Jharkhand is totally hampered after the December 29 mishap.

Bihar journalist killing: JD(U) MLA’s brother named in FIR

January 4, 2017 7:11:59 pm

The FIR has been registered against Lal Babu Singh, JD(U) MLA from Bibhutipur Ram Balak Singh, Kamal Kishore Kamal, elder brother of the the slain journalist and his sister-in-law Kiran Kumari.

Bihar: Tej Pratap rings in New Year as Krishna

January 2, 2017 3:32:17 am

Known for his religious sojourns, the minister added, “I recently visited Vrindavan. I take inspiration from the life of Krishna.”

Nitish Kumar not taking interest in opening KVs: Upendra Kushwaha

December 25, 2016 6:35:26 pm

Union minister of state for HRD Upendra Kushwaha on Sunday accused Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for not taking interest in opening Kendriya Vidyalayas in the state.

Grievance Redressal Act working wonder in Bihar: Nitish Kumar

December 23, 2016 6:43:44 pm

Bihar Public Grievance Redressal Act was launched on June 5 - the day 'Loknayak' Jayprakash Narayan started the "total revolution" in 1974 - and is only one of its kind in the country, the CM said

Political parties should reveal even Re 1 donors: Nitish Kumar

December 19, 2016 8:20:45 pm

The Election Commission has urged the government to amend laws to ban anonymous contributions of Rs 2,000 and above made to political parties so that flow of blackmoney in polls could be checked.

Will give point-by-point analysis of note ban after December 30: Nitish Kumar

December 19, 2016 8:12:57 pm

Kumar, who has been stressing the need for a launching a crackdown on benami properties and prohibition along with demonetisation, said it is "not possible to transform the country into a cashless economy".