JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar this morning took oath of office as Bihar chief minister. This, less than 24 hours after he resigned as CM saying he couldn't continue administering the state with allegations of corruption against his alliance partner and deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav. Reiterating his father’s claims, Tejashwi too described Kumar’s resignation as a 'pre-planned conspiracy' between the him and the BJP. The new government will be in alliance with the BJP and Sushil Modi is likely to be deputy CM, once again. The RJD, however, is likely to move court for not being invited despite being the single-largest party. Follow our LIVE blog as we get you the latest developments from Bihar.
“But he neither asked me about Tejashwi’s resignation, nor did he tell Tejashwi to do so. He only talked about explaining a few things before public. But there are some fine legal points which can be made only before the court or to investigating agency,’’ said Lalu Prasad Yadav.
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The incident came to light on July 22 when the Afghan approached the police with a complaint against the juvenile. A case has been registered at Lajpat Nagar police station, police said.
According to official statistics of the Directorate of Health Services, Dr Deepak Sawant said, as many as 21,985 infant deaths were recorded in the state in 2016-17.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who returned to Kolkata from Delhi on Wednesday evening, asked the Centre to undertake dredging work at Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) to prevent a flood-like situation.
On Monday morning, railway activist Harsha Shah got hold of one of the staffers working with VMT Caterers and reported him to the authorities and the Railway Protection Force (RPF), following which a non-cognisable offence was registered against the vendor under section 144 (A) of the Railway Act.
Sidhu also said his ministry will go after cable operators who have "looted" the state exchequer.
This is first case of the CCHF from the district this year. The farmer, identified as Nanji Zapadiya (45) was admitted to Rajkot civil hospital on Friday with complaints of high fever.
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Delhi Airport retweeted a post saying 'Congress is India's enemy' but was quick to take action on it. After deleting the tweet, they posted a clarification and said that their account was under a "hacker attack."
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