Saran town tense after trader's killing, arson

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- Amid tension in Marhaura township of Saran district following the killing of a local trader late Saturday and subsequent incidents of arson, the police have invoked prohibitory order... Read More

Pataliputra varsity begins counselling for PG admissions

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- A large number of admission seekers thonged the campus of Pataliputra university (PPU) here on the first day of counselling for students who qualified at the first post graduate comb... Read More

Cyclone in Andhra brings rain and some cheers in Jharkhand

RANCHI, Dec. 18 -- Moderate rainfall since Sunday night brought relief and misery in equal measures in Jharkhand even as cyclone Phethai made landfall in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. While many students... Read More

LJP holds key to NDA unity in Bihar

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- The exit is going to affect a certain segment of their voters, and if LJP also parts its way from the alliance, the challenge of taking on a revitalised GA would become extremely tou... Read More

CID charge sheets ex-kaimur SP in sexual harassment case

BHABUA, Dec. 18 -- Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has filed a charge sheet against Bihar cadre IPS Pushkar Anand in Bhabua court in case of sexually harassing his sub-ordinate woman deputy su... Read More

Two killed, one injured in separate incidents in Patna

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- In three separate incidents, two persons were killed while one was injured after criminals attacked them in Patna. Police have failed to get any breakthrough in any of the cases. Th... Read More

Dalai Lama prays in Bodh Gaya

BODH GAYA, Dec. 18 -- The Dalai Lama on Monday offered prayers for world peace under the legendry Bodhi Tree amidst presence of oversea devotees and lamas from Tibet and other Buddhist countries. The ... Read More


PATNA, Dec. 18 -- Capacity constraint notwithstanding, the Indira Gandhi Institute of Cardiology (IGIC) claimed to have saved many lives, as it recorded a patient footfall of 77,496 in outdoor and 10... Read More

Soon, self-attendance in Bhagalpur schools

Bhagalpur, Dec. 18 -- It may not far when sound of roll call of students in classrooms at government schools in this district would be no more heard as this age-old practice is all set to give way to ... Read More

Bid to name city's Dak Bungalow chowk after Vajpayee raises heat

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- The Patna municipal corporation (PMC) is contemplating naming Kavi Guru Rabindra Chowk, popularly known as Dak Bungalow crossing, after former Prime Minister (late) Atal Bihari Vajpy... Read More