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Banker held for sexually exploiting daughter

Banker held for sexually exploiting daughter

PATNA: A bank manager has been arrested for allegedly sexually exploiting his daughter. The matter came to light when the 13-year-old girl managed to reach the Gardanibagh police station and narrated her ordeal. Police arrested Raju Kumar Singh (42) from his residence at Rajputana Colony near Kali Bari under Gardanibagh police station area in Patna. […]

Flesh trade racket busted, eight held

Flesh trade racket busted, eight held

PATNA: Police busted a sex racket and arrested eight youths from Pharmaceutical Colony at Bhagwat Nagar under Agamkuan police station on Sunday. Police also rescued four women from a private residential building from which the racket was being operated for the past three months. Several objectionable items were recovered during the raid. The arrested persons […]

Education NEWS

Bihar boards: Scandal-hit BSEB flew down toppers to Patna for physical verification

Bihar boards: Scandal-hit BSEB flew down toppers to Patna for physical verification

Patna: The focus of attention this year after the Bihar Board exam Class 10 results, declared on June 22, was not talent but ‘physical verification’ of toppers. The recent merit list scandals, involving students who aced state board exams but fudged their age and could not come up with answers to even the most basic […]

Bihar drags feet on Central varsity in Bhagalpur; district identifies three chunks of land

Bihar drags feet on Central varsity in Bhagalpur; district identifies three chunks of land

Two years after the Centre proposed setting up the Vikramshila central university in Bhagalpur, and earmarked Rs 500 crore for it, the institution has been a non-starter. For, the Bihar government has not been able to identify land, which it had to. After two years of wait and a gentle reminder by President Pranab Mukherjee […]

Employment NEWS

BSSC Recruitment 2015 at bssc.bih.nic.in – Bihar SSC 2223 Technician Vacancies

BSSC Recruitment 2015 at bssc.bih.nic.in – Bihar SSC 2223 Technician Vacancies

BSSC Recruitment 2015: Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) issued notification for recruitment of 2223 Technician Vacancies i.e. laboratory technician, X-ray technician and surgical assistant vacant posts at official website of BSSC i.e. bssc.bih.nic.in. Candidates can fill the application through online mode. Interested eligible candidates can fill the BSSC Recruitment 2015 application form online till 25th […]

RDD Bihar Recruitment for 4823 Panchayat Rojgar Sevak, Accountant and Technical Asst Posts: Apply Online

RDD Bihar Recruitment for 4823 Panchayat Rojgar Sevak, Accountant and Technical Asst Posts: Apply Online

RDD Bihar invited the applications for 4823 Panchayat Rojgar Sevak, Accountant and Panchayat Technical Assistant vacancies and the aspiring candidates can check the notification provided below and if are eligible can apply online from the official website or from the link provided below. Rural Development Department (RDD) Bihar has issued the notification for the recruitment […]

Entertainment

Are Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover re-enacting a popular condom ad in the gym?

Are Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover re-enacting a popular condom ad in the gym?

The rumours about Karan Singh Grover and Bipasha Basu refuse to go away. The two were recently pictured hitting it off in the gym. Apparently the two were doing pull-ups together.. A video was uploaded which showed the duo working out in the gym which looked like an enactment of a popular condom ad. According […]

Sussanne Khan set to marry again; while Hrithik Roshan to do steamy scenes in upcoming film

Sussanne Khan set to marry again; while Hrithik Roshan to do steamy scenes in upcoming film

They say ‘love is a forever thing’ or a ‘never-ending feeling’! But it seems it doesn’t hold to be true in the case of few B-town couples! We have hardly come over with Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne Khan’s divorce and now the news is doing the rounds that Hrithik’s ex-wife is set to enter the […]

Other Recent NEWS

Policy makers to keep off tobacco industry

Policy makers to keep off tobacco industry

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The state government has issued a notification prohibiting representatives of tobacco industry from accessing its officials engaged in making the policy framework and rules regarding the implementation of tobacco control laws in Bihar. Instead, they would have to now approach only the eight-member empowered committee if they have anything to say on the matter, […]

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JD (U)-RJD spat casts a long shadow on Bihar’s ruling grand alliance

JD (U)-RJD spat casts a long shadow on Bihar’s ruling grand alliance

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The divergent stand on ‘support’ to opposing presidential candidates by two major partners of the Grand Alliance —RJD and JD (U)—has not only threatened the future of the government but also put a question mark on the prospects of a united challenge to the NDA at the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The confrontation between the two […]

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Bihar varsity panel to be modelled on state service commission

Bihar varsity panel to be modelled on state service commission

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Bihar government is closer than ever before to the creation of the proposed Bihar state university service commission to fill up large-scale vacancies of teachers and officials in state universities. The commission will be modelled on the lines of the Bihar public service commission (BPSC), following a suggestion from chief minister Nitish Kumar. Earlier, […]

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Dalai Lama mulls annual sojourn in Bodh Gaya

Dalai Lama mulls annual sojourn in Bodh Gaya

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

GAYA: Buddhist spiritual leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dalai Lama has sought permission from Gaya district administration to construct an auditorium and install elevator in the prohibited zone near Mahabodhi temple, the seat of Buddha’s enlightenment. The permission has been sought by Tenzin Taklha, secretary of the spiritual leader, who also heads the Tibetan […]

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Naugachia boy, city girl excel in innovation

Naugachia boy, city girl excel in innovation

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Bihar is known for its brilliant students. Two such students are Gopal Jee from Naugachia town in Bhagalpur district and Shalini Kumari from Digha in Patna. Gopal Jee, a Class XII student of Model High School Tulsipur, has invented an eco-friendly means of producing electricity from banana stems. “I got the idea when I […]

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Bihar govt calls for CBI probe into immolation deaths of sugar mill workers

Bihar govt calls for CBI probe into immolation deaths of sugar mill workers

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar government has recommended CBI inquiry into the death of two sugar mill workers union leaders at Motihari in an alleged self-immolation attempt to protest against non-payment of arrears. “The state government has recommended CBI inquiry into the Motihari sugar mill workers deaths,” Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters) S K Singhal told PTI […]

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Man, son killed in road accident in Bihar’s Aurangabad

Man, son killed in road accident in Bihar’s Aurangabad

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Aurangabad : A 60-year-old man and his son were killed on Friday in a road accident in Bihar’s Aurangabad district, a police officer said. Jamuhar police station in-charge Avinash Kumar said a speeding Maruti car hit a motorcycle at Madarwa crossing killing Samta Singh (60) and his son Upendra Kumar Singh. The car driver escaped […]

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Bihar to get Ganga de-silting team

Bihar to get Ganga de-silting team

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

A committee to look into the issues of de-silting and mining in River Ganga is being setup in Bihar, the Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Uma Bharati, has announced. Addressing a Ganga Chaupal in Sultanganj, as part of the ongoing Ganga Nirikshan Abhiyan, that entered Bihar on its sixth day […]

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Bihar: BOI branch manager shot dead

Bihar: BOI branch manager shot dead

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Siwan (Bihar) : A Bank of India (BOI) branch manager was on Friday shot dead by unidentified men in Siwan’s Mairwa. The assailants fled with Rs. 1.5 lakh. The reason behind the incident is not known yet. An investigation is currently underway. Further details are awaited. Courtesy: ANI

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Ruling JD-U lauds India Today investigation into rampant drug trade in Bihar

Ruling JD-U lauds India Today investigation into rampant drug trade in Bihar

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Taking cognisance of the India Today investigation into the drug menace rampant in Bihar, the ruling JD-U has promised strict again against those involved. JD-U leader KC Tyagi, while lauding India Today’s sting operation bringing to the fore the drug menace in Bihar, said, “It is unfair to call Bihar UdtaBihar. The situation in Bihar […]

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Complaints of flawed evaluation pour in after Bihar exam results

Complaints of flawed evaluation pour in after Bihar exam results

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of students have been gathering at the BSEB’s office to protest. They blame the board’s move of hiring middle school teachers for evaluation for the mess. Anuj Kumar, a student from Nalanda who has cleared IIT-JEE Mains, has failed in Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB)’s class XII Physics and Chemistry papers. He has challenged […]

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Bihar journalist murder case: Mohammed Shahabuddin refuses to undergo lie detector test, say CBI sources

Bihar journalist murder case: Mohammed Shahabuddin refuses to undergo lie detector test, say CBI sources

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: RJD leader Mohammed Shahabuddin, an accused in journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case, has refused to undergo a lie detector test, and is not cooperating in the probe, CBI sources said on Friday. Shahabuddin, a four-time former MP from Bihar’s Siwan parliamentary constituency, was “lying and concealing” facts related to the case, they said. […]

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All’s not well in Bihar grand alliance, Lalu sons Tejashwi, Tej Pratap skip Nitish Kumar’s Cabinet meeting

All’s not well in Bihar grand alliance, Lalu sons Tejashwi, Tej Pratap skip Nitish Kumar’s Cabinet meeting

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

The absentees included RJD supremo Lalu Prasad’s sons Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap and Education Minister Ashok Chowdhary of the Congress. All does not seem to be well with the Nitish Kumar-led grand alliance government in Bihar. Several ministers remained absent from the Cabinet meeting convened by the Bihar chief minister today. The absentees included […]

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Murder of girl, 12, sparks off outrage in Bihar; special police team to crack case

Murder of girl, 12, sparks off outrage in Bihar; special police team to crack case

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

The decomposed body of Nancy Jha was found on the bed of a river on May 27, two days after the resident of Mahadeva Math in Madhubani district of north Bihar, went missing. Nudged by the public outcry on the social media and in Madhubani, Patna and New Delhi , the Bihar police headquarters, have […]

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From selling ‘khaini’ at father’s shop to qualifying UPSC exam, this Bihar man has come a long way

From selling ‘khaini’ at father’s shop to qualifying UPSC exam, this Bihar man has come a long way

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Belonging to a small village, Pakri Barawan in Nawada district, 100 km south of Patna, Niranjan is not ashamed of his humble background. For Niranjan Kumar, 28, the leap is phenomenal. From selling khaini (raw tobacco) at his father’s small time shop in Nawada district, he has made it to the coveted civil services, the […]

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