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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar extends UPSC/BPSC incentives for OBC/EBC to all sections of society

August 15, 2021 1:08 pm

Making the 75th Independence Day speech, the chief minister increased the dearness allowance for state government employees and pensioners, and increased the income slab for the post-matric scholarship.

'3rd division-pass' govt: Lalu's dig at Bihar govt over minister’s offer to quit

July 03, 2021 8:44 am

Bihar Social Welfare Minister Madan Sahni has offered to resign over his displeasure with the “bureaucratic dictatorship” in his department.

Brooms, threats, rumours: Bihar’s Tika Express runs into hurdles

June 12, 2021 5:22 pm

Till June 9, just over 60 lakh people out of the estimated 3.19 crore (roughly 18%) in the 45-age group had been vaccinated in the state. The total number of those vaccinated in the state stands at 1.14 crore.

JD(U) set to contest 2021 Bengal elections

December 19, 2020 10:23 am

The JD(U) is scheduled to hold its national executive meeting on December 27 in Patna after formally meeting its leaders the day before.

This is my last election, says Nitish Kumar as Bihar heads for final phase of polls

November 05, 2020 8:15 pm

Nitish Kumar began his political journey way back in 1977. It took him eight years to win his first election from Harnaut in 1985 after failing twice (in 1977 and then again in 1980).

Bihar elections: In BJP's first rally, Nadda reminds voters of ‘darkness’ of ‘Lalu Raj’

October 11, 2020 9:07 pm

Addressing an election rally at the historic Gandhi Maidan in Gaya, JP Nadda's speech focused largely on the achievements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Full statehood and liquor ban: Nitish Kumar's demand for Delhi

October 23, 2019 10:05 pm

"Just like we want special status for Bihar, we have always wanted statehood for Delhi," Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said while addressing his party workers in New Delhi.

Amit Shah: BJP-JD(U) alliance 'atal', will fight Bihar polls under Nitish Kumar

October 17, 2019 5:09 pm

"An-ban (bickering) is a sign of a healthy coalition. But matbhed (difference of opinion) does not necessarily mean there is manbhed (mental rift)," Amit Shah further said.

Bihar Budget gives top priority to education; no new taxes

February 12, 2019 9:32 pm

Presenting the budget in the Legislative Assembly, Deputy Chief Minister-cum-Finance Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said the Budget of Rs 2,00,501.01 crore is Rs 23,510.74 crore more than the current 2018-19 year's Budget of Rs 1,76,990.27 crore.

First time since alliance split, Lalu Yadav, Nitish Kumar share dais

May 13, 2018 9:50 am

While Lalu warmly shook hands with Nitish, Rabri Devi also exchanged greetings with the Chief Minister. Lalu’s daughters touched Nitish’s feet and former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Prasad joined his former boss for photographs together.