Bihar CM Nitish Kumar wishes speedy recovery to Lalu
The chief minister was talking to journalists outside the JD(U) state headquarters here, where he had gone to pay tributes to former Chief Minister and OBC stalwart Karpoori Thakur on his birth anniversary.
Bihar issues gag order, says 'objectionable' social media posts will be treated as cybercrime
".. This is against the law and comes under cybercrime," Nayyar Hasnain Khan, additional director general, Economic Offenses Wing, said in the letter sent to all departments and secretaries.
Blanket order to curb defamatory remarks on public representatives, govt officials in Bihar
Bihar Govt issues blanket order saying no 'inappropriate/ defaming' remarks against a public representative/ govt official will be tolerated...
Arunachal Pradesh: Abducted employees make appeal to Assam and Bihar CMs to secure their release
In a video message Ram Kumar and Pranab Kumar Gogoi (51) stated that they are held captive by the ULFA-Independent and NSCN for nearly a month now and pleaded the state government to secure their release.
Shahnawaz Hussain, Mukesh Sahani file nominations for Bihar council by-polls
Hussain, the party's national spokesman, and Sahani who heads NDA constituent Vikassheel Insaan Party, were accompanied by a host of leaders of the ruling coalition including Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy CMs Tarkishor Prasad and Renu Devi and state BJP president Sanjay Jaiswal.
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar seeks help from diaspora for state's industrial growth
"You are like members of our family. If you choose to set up an industry here, you will be provided with all necessary assistance from our government. We will facilitate availability of land. We will also ensure that all issues flagged by you are promptly resolved," he said.
IndiGo manager murder case Speedy trial will be done, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
On the murder of an IndiGo manager in Patna and crime in the state, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said, “I spoke with DGP, a special tea...
Umesh Kushwaha is new Bihar JD(U) president
Kushwaha replaces Rajya Sabha member Bashistha Narayan Singh who had expressed his inability to continue as the party’s Bihar president on health grounds.
Bihar: We will boycott Assembly session if it is truncated, says RJD's Tejashwi Yadav
The announcement was made by RJD de facto leader Tejashwi Yadav after a meeting with delegates of Congress, CPI(ML), CPI and CPI(M) which together constitute the opposition coalition helmed by his party.
Relieve me of Bihar charge: Shaktisinh Gohil urges Congress high command
Party sources claimed that Gohil, who tested positive for COVID-19 in November last, is yet to fully recover and his desire to be relieved of one of his many responsibilities is because of "health reasons". Nonetheless, the ruling NDA latched on the opportunity to train its guns on the party which has been accused by its own allies of being the weak link in the opposition Grand Alliance.
Cabinet expanded in Madhya Pradesh; all eyes on Karnataka, Bihar now
Another state waiting for a cabinet expansion is Bihar. On November 16, 14 ministers, along with CM Nitish Kumar, took oath. But the number fell to 13 after one of the ministers resigned.
RJD seeks to fish in troubled NDA waters in Bihar
Shyam Rajak, a former national general secretary of the JD(U) who joined RJD shortly before the recent assembly elections, on Wednesday sought to fish in the troubled waters with the claim that 17 MLAs of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's party were willing to cross over.
Bihar cabinet approves proposal for creation of 103 new nagar panchayats
It is to mention that this was one of the poll promises of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the recently concluded Bihar Assembly polls. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) secured a 125-seat majority in the 243-seat strong Bihar Legislative Assembly.
Elections might happen in Bihar again, says RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav
Talking to media after the meeting, Yadav said, "All the sections voted for us. In some seats, we lost because of the enemies within. Some people cheated for their personal benefit and didn't see the party interest. You can fight the enemy outside the party but not those who are in the party. So, we should be prepared for the next fight and stay united."
Bihar cabinet approves proposal of free COVID-19 vaccine, 20 lakh jobs
In order to encourage higher education, unmarried women will get Rs 25,000 after passing Class 12 and on passing graduation, they will receive Rs 50,000 financial assistance, the state government said.