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Bihar government


Bihar govt to congratulate parents on birth of girl child

January 12, 2020 3:08 am

The congratulatory card, signed by a top government official, reads (translated from Hindi), “It gives us immense happiness to know that you are blessed with a baby girl. The district administration congratulates you and wishes for the bright future of the girl.”

Bihar govt, Centre at loggerheads over opening of Kendriya Vidyayas

November 24, 2019 12:08 pm

The Centre had in August last year sanctioned 13 new Kendriya Vidyalayas across the country, two of them in Bihar. However, it had clarified in the proposal stage in 2017 that the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan rules did not allow seats to be reserved for local residents.

Bihar tells employees to report cases against them

August 17, 2019 3:49 am

The letter said it is mandatory for a government employee to “duly inform the department concerned” about any criminal case lodged.

A village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur declares: No bridge, no vote

May 02, 2019 12:19 pm

Mohammed Taushiq Raza, 36, of Dumri village, said they have decided to boycott the Lok Sabha elections. "We will not vote this year at all. We have been electing our representatives for the betterment of the area but we have got only false promises from politicians."

Govt gives green signal to new domestic terminal at Patna airport

September 26, 2018 8:07 pm

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has cleared construction of the terminal and other allied structures at Patna airport at an estimated cost of Rs 1,216.90 crore.

Opposition attacks Bihar government over 'inadequate' flood relief measures

August 24, 2017 3:21 pm

In the state Legislative Council too, Congress and RJD members registered strong protests over "inadequate" flood relief arrangements and also over 'Srijan scam' at Bhagalpur forcing Deputy Chairman Harun Rashid to adjourn the House till 2:30 PM.

With little help from RJD, Sharad Yadav set to chart new course

August 10, 2017 1:02 pm

The JD (U), that sensed Sharad's unease since the Grand Alliance split and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar returned to the NDA fold, has been waiting for Sharad's public diatribe against Nitish Kumar to take any action against the veteran.

In country-sized states

May 16, 2015 12:08 am

State governments cannot make cities livable. They must give urban areas freedom to manage themselves.

Explained: The governor’s options

February 09, 2015 1:43 am

Santosh Singh explains the options before the Bihar governor to form the next government in the state.

RSS news service launched in more regional languages

October 28, 2014 1:26 am

According to sources, it also intends to start a separate branch to provide video footage to electronic media.


Sharad Yadav To Visit Bihar Today

August 10, 2017 11:51 am