Bihar NEWS

Will Bihar be like Delhi for BJP? To avoid ignominy, party needs a leader

Will Bihar be like Delhi for BJP? To avoid ignominy, party needs a leader

Bihar will go to the polls by October, but the BJP does not appear to have gotten its act right as yet. Even if we were to dismiss Upendra Kushwaha’s claims for the Chief Minister’s post as mere posturing, the BJP has only itself to blame for it. The BJP does not seem to have […]

Bihar polls: JD(U) launches campaign song

Bihar polls: JD(U) launches campaign song

The song was made public by state JD(U) president Vashistha Narayan Singh amid much fanfare simultaneously with the launch of ‘Har ghar dastak’ campaign of the party. Banking on catchy tunes and exuberant lyrics, JD(U) on Thursday released its campaign song ‘Bihar mein bahaar ho, Nitishe Kumar ho’ (Let there be prosperity in Bihar, let […]

Education NEWS

Fearing action, 1400 primary teachers with fake degree resign in Bihar

Fearing action, 1400 primary teachers with fake degree resign in Bihar

More such teachers are expected to resign in the coming days after a Patna High Court order asking those possessing fake educational degrees to quit their jobs on their own to avoid facing legal action. Altogether 1,400 primary teachers have resigned from service in Bihar fearing government action over possession of fake educational degrees, a […]

School trains Brahmin Hindus in ancient traditions in Bihar

School trains Brahmin Hindus in ancient traditions in Bihar

Gaya: A school in holy town Gaya has been imparting knowledge of Vedas to children of Brahmins or high caste Hindus who can become priests to manage the affairs of temples. The students are taught highest spiritual knowledge in the school which was established about 40 years ago. School administrators rue the fact that the […]

Employment NEWS

RMRIMS Recruitment For IRS Monitor – Patna, Bihar

RMRIMS Recruitment For IRS Monitor – Patna, Bihar

IRS Monitor Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences Address: SH 1, Sadikpur Postal Code: 800007 City: Patna State: Bihar Pay Scale: Rs. 15,000.00 (Consolidated) Educational Requirements: B.Sc. Experience Requirements: One Experience in Field Work Details will be available at: http://www.rmrims.org.in/PDFs/Walk-in-interview%20for%20the%20posts%20of%20%20IRS%20Monitor%20(Purely%20contract%20basis)%20under%20%20BMGF%20%20%20project%20at%20RMRIMS,%20Patna%201006015.pdf No of Post: 01 How To Apply: The interested Candidates may turn up for […]

Rural Development Department, Bihar Recruitment 2015 for State Quality Monitor posts

Rural Development Department, Bihar Recruitment 2015 for State Quality Monitor posts

Applications are invited by the Rural Development Department (RDD), Bihar from eligible retired government officers for recruitment to the post of State Quality Monitor. The recruitment will be done through Deputation for a period of two years. Vacancy details Name of the post: State Quality Monitor (SQM) Emoluments: Rs. 1500 per day + travel allowances Eligibility Age limit: Candidate’s maximum […]

Entertainment

Madhur Bhandarkar’s Calendar Girls Shocks CBFC With A Bold Scene

Madhur Bhandarkar’s Calendar Girls Shocks CBFC With A Bold Scene

Madhur Bhandarkar is all set to come up with a raunchy movie titled Calendar Girls, the first poster of which was revealed recently. Bollywood had quite a number of sensuous films of late, but Bhandarkar’s next is so high up in sex quotient that it reportedly has a nude scene too. Latest reports suggest that […]

Pooja Bhatt’s ‘Cabaret’ and Poonam Pandey’s ‘Helen’ to clash for biopic on the legendary diva

Pooja Bhatt’s ‘Cabaret’ and Poonam Pandey’s ‘Helen’ to clash for biopic on the legendary diva

The market is abuzz with rumours that two films – Helen directed by Ajit R Rajpal andCabaret directed by Pooja Bhatt, are both biopics on the legendary dancer Helen. Incidentally, both Poonam Pandey (who is the heroine of Helen) and producer Pooja Bhatt and Richa Chadda, who is the heroine of the film Cabaret, posted their […]

Other Recent NEWS

Three robbers lynched in Bihar’s Sitamarhi

Three robbers lynched in Bihar’s Sitamarhi

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Three men were allegedly beaten to death by an irate mob in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district when they were trying to escape after injuring a trader and killing his minor son, police said on Thursday. The incident took place at around 10pm on Wednesday when Awadh Kishore Singh and his son Ratnesh were returning home after […]

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SC in a tangle on how to conduct Bihar Legislative Council polls

SC in a tangle on how to conduct Bihar Legislative Council polls

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday found itself in a tangle while adjudicating a petition by Bihar Legislative Council (BLC) challenging a Patna High Court order fixing the retirement schedule for 24 MLCs to be elected from local bodies. Though each MLC has a tenure of six years, the HC had directed the Election […]

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Bihar court blast accused names JD(U) MLA as facilitator

Bihar court blast accused names JD(U) MLA as facilitator

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna : The main accused in Ara court bomb blast case Lambu Sharma has confessed that a JD(U) MLA in Bihar facilitated his escape from judicial custody. The state police asserted it would investigate the matter and take action. “In a confessional statement to the Delhi Police, Sharma has revealed that MLA Sunil Pandey facilitated his […]

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CBI makes surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station

CBI makes surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: CBI and Vigilance Office of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) on Thursday carried out a surprise check at Barh Super Thermal Power Station in Barh area of Patna district following allegation of corruption in awarding contracts and extortion racket being run by locals in “connivance with influential people”. The surprise check was initiated after […]

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Govt may consider any decision on land bill only after Bihar polls

Govt may consider any decision on land bill only after Bihar polls

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Government may consider any decision on the contentious land bill issue only after Bihar polls, expected to be in held in September, even as a parliamentary panel looking into the issue has sought an extension of one week to give its recommendations. While unanimity eludes the Joint Committee of Parliament examining the bill, […]

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NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hajipur: The BJP along with its two NDA associates on Tuesday began a joint campaign for election to 24 seats of Legislative Council slated for July 7, which is billed as semi-final before Assembly polls later this year. Union Minister and LJP President Ramvilas Paswan, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi and Union Minister and Rashtriya […]

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‘Operation Smile’ to trace missing children across Bihar

‘Operation Smile’ to trace missing children across Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

To unite 346 missing children with their parents, Bihar Police will launch ‘Operation Smile’ across the state from tomorrow. The month-long operation will be conducted under direct monitoring of its nodal agency, CID (Weaker Section), and directions have been given to all 971 police stations in the state to trace the missing children. CID Additional […]

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66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bihar government today dismissed 66 Special Auxiliary Policemen (SAP) from service on charges of indiscipline and breaching the rules of employment. Additional Director General (Police Headquarters) Sunil Kumar said that of the dismissed policemen, 17 are from Muzaffarpur district, 14 from Bhagalpur, 11 from Sitamarhi, seven each from Saran and Siwan, six from Sheohar […]

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Caught on camera: Over 370 students openly cheat in Bihar university

Caught on camera: Over 370 students openly cheat in Bihar university

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Darbhanga: Another incident of mass cheating has come to light in Bihar. 370 students who appeared for the exam at the Lalit Narayan University in Darbhanga were caught on camera blatantly cheating. The students were seen sitting with books and chits. “As soon as the exam started at 2 pm, I made sure the chits […]

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Family protests lynching of Bihar school director

Family protests lynching of Bihar school director

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A day after the director of a private school was lynched following the recovery of the bodies of two students in Nalanda district, hundreds of protesters and family members of the deceased blocked a road and disrupted rail traffic on Monday, demanding a CBI investigation. The bodies of Ravi Kumar and Sagar Kumar of Devendra […]

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BJP doesn’t understand anything about Bihar polls, claims RJD

BJP doesn’t understand anything about Bihar polls, claims RJD

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Tuesday claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not understand anything about polls in Bihar, adding that the party did not even have manifestos and ideas for the same. “BJP does not understand anything about Bihar elections. They don’t have manifestos and ideas; they have a negative campaign […]

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Two killed as 11000 KV electric line falls on them in Bihar

Two killed as 11000 KV electric line falls on them in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Munger: Two persons were electrocuted when a high voltage power line snapped and fell on them in Munger district of Bihar during the early hours today. “The two villagers were sitting alongside the road when an 11,000 KV electricity supply line passing overhead snapped and fell on them. They died on the spot,” Munger Superintendent […]

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Bihar lynching: A day later, villagers show no remorse

Bihar lynching: A day later, villagers show no remorse

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Villagers also trashed the drowning theory as they claimed that the boy from Pachwara knew how to swim, and that his clothes were found at some distance from the crime scene. A day after a Nalanda school director was lynched by an angry mob over the deaths of two students, irate villagers showed little remorse […]

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इंसाफ दिलवाने के मामले में सबसे आगे बिहार

इंसाफ दिलवाने के मामले में सबसे आगे बिहार

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

बिहार देश में सबसे ज्यादा फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट चलाने वाला राज्य बन गया है। पिछले महीने के आंकड़ों के मुताबिक राज्य में 179 फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट काम कर रहे थे। महाराष्ट्र, मध्य प्रदेश, उत्तर प्रदेश, पश्चिम बंगाल, आंध्र प्रदेश और गुजरात वे राज्य हैं जहां इनकी संख्या बढ़ती जा रही है। केंद्र अपनी योजना के […]

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School director lynched after death of two students

School director lynched after death of two students

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mob was angry over death of 2 kids The director of a private school in Nalanda was Sunday lynched by a mob, which had gathered after the bodies of two schoolchildren were found in a canal nearby. Police said the director was kicked and hit with bamboo sticks by the mob, which comprised mostly of […]

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