Archive for February, 2014

Nitish calls Bihar bandh to protest denial of special status

Nitish calls Bihar bandh to protest denial of special status

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Attacking the Congress-led UPA government for granting special category status to Seemandhra and ignoring a similar demand of Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday gave a Bihar bandh call on March 1. “This is betrayal with Bihar and other backward states,” Mr. Kumar told reporters outside state Assembly in Patna. An agitated Chief Minister […]

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Patna will have world’s longest free Wi-Fi zone: Bihar govt

Patna will have world’s longest free Wi-Fi zone: Bihar govt

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bihar government claims it began the trial run for the world’s longest free Wi-Fi zone, which covers a 20-km stretch in the capital Patna. The service was demonstrated on Wednesday over a limited area in the vicinity of a hotel, where chief minister Nitish Kumar addressed a seminar organised to promote Bihar as an […]

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Muslim votes: Will BJP bet on Shahanawaz Hussain in Bihar?

Muslim votes: Will BJP bet on Shahanawaz Hussain in Bihar?

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The fight for Muslim votes is getting intense in Bihar. The BJP, never a great favourite among the members of the community, is planning to spring a surprise by projecting a Muslim candidate as its chief ministerial prospect in 2015, when the state goes for the assembly polls. The immediate target of the move, […]

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Bihar Staff Selection Commission announced recruitment to 9755 vacancies

Bihar Staff Selection Commission announced recruitment to 9755 vacancies

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) announced recruitment for 9755 posts.  Candidates can apply online for the recruitment of 9755 posts of Amin, Circle Inspector, Female Health Worker (ANM) and Hostess vacancies. Eligible candidates can apply from February 14, to March 22, 2014. Vacancy details Organization Name: Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) Total Number of vacancies: 9755 Posts Name […]

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Bihar State (COMFED) notified recruitment for 9 Assistant Manager 2014

Bihar State (COMFED) notified recruitment for 9 Assistant Manager 2014

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bihar State Milk Co-operative Federation Limited (COMFED) invited applications for recruitment to the post of Assistant Manager (Instrumentation/Electronics Engineering) for Bihar Sharif Dairy Project, Nalanda. The candidates eligible for the post can apply through prescribed format before 28 February 2014. The Bihar State Milk Co-Operative Federation Ltd. (COMFED) was established in 1983 as the implementing […]

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‘TEST’ING delivery: Bihar woman gives birth in exam hall

‘TEST’ING delivery: Bihar woman gives birth in exam hall

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: A woman in Bihar gave birth in the examination hall where she was appearing for her class 12 exams, an official said on Friday. The incident took place at a college in the state’s Saran district where Manisha Devi, in her early 20s and married, was taking an exam on Thursday when she started […]

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Bihar alliance talks move forward: Congress to contest 12 seats, LJP 7, rest for RJD

Bihar alliance talks move forward: Congress to contest 12 seats, LJP 7, rest for RJD

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Alliance talks among Congress, the Rashtriya Janata Dal and Lok Janshakti Party appear to be finally moving forward. Congress is expected to contest 12 seats in Bihar, while Ram Vilas Paswan’s LJP will contest seven, and the remaining 20 will be left to Lalu Prasad’s RJD. Congress is expected to set aside one seat, Katihar, […]

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In Bihar, AAP set to field candidates from all 40 seats

In Bihar, AAP set to field candidates from all 40 seats

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) looks set to field candidates in all the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. Former JD(U) minister Parbeen Amanullah, who recently joined the AAP, is likely to contest from Begusarai or Araria. The party will release its first Bihar list on Saturday. Engineer Sudhir Kumar’s name has been doing the […]

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Heroin worth Rs 10 crore seized in Bihar

Heroin worth Rs 10 crore seized in Bihar

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) today seized over 800 gms heroin valued at about Rs 10 crore and arrested three persons in this connection from a hotel here. Acting on a tip off, a DRI team raided the hotel near the railway station and seized 840 gram heroin valued at around Rs 10 crore in the […]

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