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BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

GUWAHATI: BJP ally JD(U) on Saturday reiterated that it will oppose the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, when it is placed in the Parliament, arguing that the proposed legislation is detrimental to the identity of in particular and the northeast in general. JD(U) national general secretary Sanjay Verma told TOI that […]

Nitish Kumar‘s party must exit NDA to save itself: Congress

Nitish Kumar‘s party must exit NDA to save itself: Congress

Patna: With the Janata Dal (United) being firm in its opposition to a bill against Triple Talaq, the Congress on Friday said it was high time that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's party walked out of the BJP-led NDA or risk being wiped out from Bihar. Congress Legislature Party leader Sadanand […]

3 providing ‘solvers‘ for RRB exam nabbed

3 providing ‘solvers‘ for RRB exam nabbed

KANPUR: Close on the heels of the arrest of 10 persons on charges of providing ‘solvers‘ for candidates in the ongoing (RRB) Group-D Examination-2018 on on December 8, three more were arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) on Monday. They were also arrested for providing ‘solvers‘ for Railway Recruitment […]

Nitish likely to inaugurate AKU campus this month

Nitish likely to inaugurate AKU campus this month

PATNA: The campus of () at Mithapur is ready. CM is likely to inaugurate it this month. The university administration has already started the shifting process. ?The date for inauguration of the campus has not been decided yet, but we hope it will be soon. The academic and administration blocks […]

CM: Govt to set up migration centres soon

CM: Govt to set up migration centres soon

BHAGALPUR: Chief minister (CM) on Saturday said his government would soon set up migration centres at various places in the state for the welfare of the youth who migrate to other states for education and employment. ?Officials at migration centres will sort out various issues being faced by the youth […]

Nitish worried over stubble burning in Bihar

Nitish worried over stubble burning in Bihar

PATNA: Bihar chief minister has voiced concern over reports of in some districts of the state and called for urgent steps to check the practice. At a meeting in the chief minister‘s secretariat, where the agriculture scenario of the state was reviewed, he also highlighted the need for herding stray […]

Lachhuar survey may reveal prehistoric facts: CM

Lachhuar survey may reveal prehistoric facts: CM

PATNA: Chief minister on Friday asked the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to conduct necessary survey around Lachhuar in Jamui as the holy Jain place might reveal some prehistoric facts. Nitish was speaking at a programme organized at Kshatriyakund near Lachhuar on the occasion of the re-installation of 2,500-year-old idol […]

Tejashwi mocks Nitish after BJP‘s poor poll show

Tejashwi mocks Nitish after BJP‘s poor poll show

PATNA: After BJP‘s poor poll show, RJD leader on Wednesday asked Bihar chief minister if he was willing to go back on his assertion that there would be no challenge to in the 2019 general elections. Tejashwi‘s remark came in the backdrop of in three states — Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan […]

Nitish Kumar likely to emerge stronger in NDA

Nitish Kumar likely to emerge stronger in NDA

PATNA: The results Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and assembly elections on Wednesday are likely to influence the political scenario in Bihar as well, observers feel. The political observers also feel the results in Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh where BJP was in power will make NDA partner and JD(U) […]

300 bus stops in Bihar soon

300 bus stops in Bihar soon

PATNA: The state transport department is soon going to construct 300 concrete across the state, including 10 in big districts and five in small ones with an estimated expenditure of Rs 15 crore. The department is busy finalizing the design of the bus stops, which will be 20X7 feet in […]