But the rights panel has called the bell a “reflection of colonial mindset” .
On Friday, top Janta Parivar leaders had met at Mulayam’s residence in New Delhi. Bihar CM Nitish had said the Janta Parivar merger was put on fast track.
A total of 14.26 lakh students were appearing for the exams at 1,217 centres in the state.
Siwan SP Vikas Burman, however, said the police had not got any clear evidence and hence, there was no need for police to interrogate the incarcerated former RJD MP’s son.
Patna High Court, recently asked the state government to justify huge expenses, particularly Rs 22 crore consultancy fee given to a Canadian firm.
The former CM, who recently floated the Hindustani Awam Morcha, returned the favour by saying he was not averse to meeting the RJD chief in the near future.
While education topped the priorities of the government which set aside Rs 22,027 crore for it, the Budget’s USP was funding for power generation.
Despite BJP staging a walkout, the Nitish Kumar government won the confidence vote in Bihar Assembly.
Even though Manjhi has been expelled from the JD(U), he may lose his membership if he violates the whip.
Manjhi observed a day-long fast at Gandhi Maidan to oppose the reversal of 34 cabinet decisions taken during his tenure by the new government.
Since he constituted a new committee on Feb 28, Choudhary has often come under attack for having “given preference to freshly inducted leaders”.
Some key decisions, in which due procedures were not followed, may be put up before cabinet again.
The Congress whip in Lok Sabha talks to Manoj C G about the opposition’s attack on modi over Mufti’s statements.
Ram Vilas Paswan talks to Santosh Singh on LJP’s change of stand on land acquisition Bill and Bihar politics ahead of state polls. Excerpts:
Uttar Pradesh is the worst affected with 3,422 deaths in six years, followed by Assam (1,320), Bihar (1,072), West Bengal (736) and Tamil Nadu (120).
JD(U) MEET: Apologises to party workers and arms them with data to take on BJP ahead of Bihar polls
Kaushal is one of around 100 Class X-pass youths here looking for jobs.
‘Nitish Kumar took all decisions of my govt till February 7, I worked only for 12 days’.
He also reiterated the state’s strong case for special category status 'so that its share in central taxes should increase'.
Santosh Singh counts 10 decisions that Bihar’s comeback CM will find difficult to reverse.
Nitish sworn in : ‘Governance top priority... will work without malice’
The ceremony served as a big anti-BJP platform with prominent leaders of parties opposed to BJP assembling to show solidarity.
Swearing-in today; likely to get RJD, Congress on board.
BJP leaders were much in demand to explain Manjhi’s decision as nobody from the Manjhi camp had reached Assembly by then.
JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar was on Friday invited by governor Keshari Nath Tripathi to form the government in Bihar
Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi resigned after he met the Governor this morning.
The MLA played a phone call recording where the caller (allegedly Pappu Yadav) is heard offering a bargain for the MLA’s vote.
Indian Consul General Anju Ranjan said Birgunj was chosen for the summit because it was business capital of Nepal.
The Speaker and the council chairman both cited the JD(U)’s more numbers of members as the reason.
Nitish claims the support of 130 MLAs as Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi faces a floor test on February 20.
Manjhi cabinet had approved journalists pension scheme and included Paswan among Mahadalits.
Santosh Singh explains the curious case of Bihar politics.
Manjhi decision sets him on confrontation course with Paswan.
Manjhi also announced a gift for media persons by okaying a proposal of pension scheme for scribes.
He further said Nitish loyalists had embarked on a door-to-door of MLAs to bring them to their side.
Speaker Uday Narayan Choudhary is yet to take a call on who the chief whip is — Shravan Kumar, whom JD(U) has appointed or Rajiv Ranjan, an appointee of the CM..