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Initiative to improve secondary education management launched in Bihar

Initiative to improve secondary education management launched in Bihar

Data experts and planners from Bihar’s education department will be part of an exercise that will transform secondary education nationwide. The Rashtriya Madhyamik Siksha Abhiyan Technical Cooperation Agency (RMSA-TCA) aimed…

Failing health of Bihar’s Medical services?

Failing health of Bihar’s Medical services?

PATNA: While dogs bit over 3 lakh people, and over 5 lakh people suffered from acute diarrhoea, the Bihar government didn’t add a single primary health centre (PHC) to any…

MLA’s ‘Crooked bro’ and his loot…

MLA’s ‘Crooked bro’ and his loot…

PATNA: The ‘clean-up’ continues, but will these powerful criminals really spend time behind bars or will they slip out if govt changes? Read on…. The enforcement directorate (ED) on Tuesday…

Patna Citizens’ Forum to tackle garbage city status

Patna Citizens’ Forum to tackle garbage city status

Stung by revelations that the capital of Bihar is the filthiest city in India, a new citizens’ pressure group is forming to take on garbage and waste management issues in Patna,…

Truck Hijackers caught in Champaran

Truck Hijackers caught in Champaran

BETTIAH (West Champaran): A gang of truck hijackers have been caught by the Bihar Police. These guys had done time in New Delhi’s Tihar jail for breaking into electronic goods…

Mysterious deaths in North Bihar

Mysterious deaths in North Bihar

MOTIHARI: It started with a sore throat, then loss of vision and then they died. Nine persons including three women have died due to a mysterious disease at three villages…

Patna prepares for Christus Rex

Patna prepares for Christus Rex

PATNA: In this ‘year of faith’ Patna will bear witness to a large Catholic procession. Some  7,000 Catholics from different areas of Patna are expected to congregate for  the annual…

Bihar’s ‘Salt Panic’ spreads to the North East

Bihar’s ‘Salt Panic’ spreads to the North East

Salt Panic grips Bihar and spreads to the northeast! In what seems to be an organised attack to destabilize the country by spreading panic, rumours have been started that salt…

Devotees avoid frisking, Bihar temple rues fall in donation!

Devotees avoid frisking, Bihar temple rues fall in donation!

PATNA: The denizens of ‘Impoverished and backward Bihar’ annually donate some Rs 8 crore to the Mahavir Mandir, Patna, which was the second highest revenue earner among all temples in…

Bihar CM wants good festival management for Chhath

Bihar CM wants good festival management for Chhath

The mega bihari festival of Chhath is a few days away, and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who  visited different ghats on Monday, wasn’t too pleased with the preparations to…

Patliputra Railway Station to open Thursay

Patliputra Railway Station to open Thursay

PATNA: The Patliputra station is likely to be thrown open for traffic movement on October 31. Railway minister Mallikarjun Khagre, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and…