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One smart shower and Patna plunges into darkness

One smart shower and Patna plunges into darkness

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The tall claims of the state government to provide 24×7 power to the state capital and even chief minister Nitish Kumar’s assertion that he will not go to the people to seek vote in the assembly election if power scenario did not improve, were thoroughly exposed on Friday evening. Almost the entire city plunged […]

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West Patna mayface power woes

West Patna mayface power woes

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Residents living in the western parts of the city may have to bear with severe power problem for about a week due to a major fault cropping up in the 132KV Khagaul-Digha cable, 1.5km south of Bailey Road, adversely affecting power transmission to the areas being fed power through the 132/133KV grid sub- station, […]

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I-T dept begins inquiry in Giriraj’s stolen money case

I-T dept begins inquiry in Giriraj’s stolen money case

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The income-tax (IT) department has requisitioned facts from the police in connection with the burglary at the Boring Road residence of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Giriraj Singh. The police had sent to the IT copies of the statements of two of the four arrested in the case. Statements of two others arrested have already been […]

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Patna boy brings laurels to Bihar

Patna boy brings laurels to Bihar

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: City student Swaraj Priyadarshi, 16, has made the state proud by making it to the top 10 of the 2014 UNESCO Clubs Worldwide Youth Multimedia Competition, leaving behind 450 entries from 70 countries across the world. The event, organized by the UNESCO and the United States Federation of UNESCO Clubs and Association (USFUCA), is […]

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Digha grid goes kaput, west Patna ‘power’ less

Digha grid goes kaput, west Patna ‘power’ less

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Thousands of city residents spent a sleepless night and a distressing day during the last 20 hours or so as the western parts of Patna plunged into power crisis on Sunday afternoon after the Digha grid station went kaput following damages to the cable through which it receives power. The worst hit were areas […]

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Acclaimed author Chetan Bhagat’s whistle-stop tour to Patna

Acclaimed author Chetan Bhagat’s whistle-stop tour to Patna

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Internationally acclaimed author and youth icon, Chetan Bhagat made a sudden appearance here at a British Lingua during a whistle-stop tour to the city on Thursday. Chetan Bhagat, whose new novel is scheduled to see the light of day by this year-end, made a sudden visit to the city’s spoken English institute to gain a hands-on experience on […]

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