Image: Twitter

Eight killed as truck ploughs into devotees in Bihar’s Vaishali, PM Modi announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia

Patna | At least eight persons were killed and several others injured after a speeding truck rammed into a crowd of devotees at a roadside temple in Bihar’s Vaishali district on Sunday evening. The accident occurred at Naya Gaon Tola village under Desri police station in the district around 8.30 p.m. The village is located on […]

IPS Officer Shivdeep Lande (File Image | Twitter)

‘Wanted to kill my father’, says IPS officer Shivdeep Lande

Patna | Bihar supercop Shivdeep Wamanrao Lande claimed that he wanted to kill his father when he was a child. He made this sensational revelation during the launch of his book ‘Women behind the lion’ on Sunday. Lande, a 2006 batch Bihar cadre IPS officer, is currently deployed as Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Kosi […]

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar (File Image | IANS)

Nitish Kumar foiled BJP’s ‘Eknath Shinde plan’ in Bihar: JD-U leader

Patna | While Janata Dal-United reached the stage where it planned to break away from the NDA in Bihar, the BJP leadership activated the “Eknath Shinde plan” to sabotage the Nitish Kumar government but the Chief Minister spotted it within time and changed the entire game, a JD-U leader claimed. The claim by a party leader, […]

Patna SSP Manavjeet Singh Dhillon (Image: IANS)

BJP leaders slam Patna SSP for ‘comparing’ PFI with RSS

Patna | Patna SSP Manavjeet Singh Dhillon has drawn criticism after he “compared” the Popular Front of India (PFI) with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Thursday. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Haribhushan Thakur slamming Dhillon, demanded his termination from the post after his public statement. He said that the Patna SSP has “lost his mental […]

RJD Lawmaker Rambali Singh Chandravanshi (File Photo | IANS)

RJD lawmaker charged with sodomy

Patna | Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MLC Rambali Singh Chandravanshi has been charged after he reportedly tried to sodomise a youth at the lawmaker’s apartment, an official said. The victim moved an application with the secretariat police station in Patna to register an FIR. The police said that the matter is under investigation. The complainant said […]

Former JD-U lawmakerShyam Bahadur Singh (File Image | IANS)

Former JD-U MLA to organise “Piyakkar Sammelan” in Bihar’s Siwan

Patna | Janata Dal-United (JD-U) lawmakers and workers are backing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s liquor ban decision, but a former party MLA on Tuesday announced “Piyakkar Sammelan” (Drunkards convention) in the state’s Siwan soon. Liquor is currently banned in Bihar and Nitish Kumar is facing the huge criticism on this issue due to its implementation […]

Representative Image (The English Post)

40 more lose vision in one eye after cataract surgery in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur

Patna | With 40 more people losing vision in an eye after contracting severe infection post cataract surgery, the number of affected people rose to 65, officials said on Wednesday. Following the operations between November 22 and 27, the victims developed severe eye infection. Twenty-five victims were detected till Tuesday. While hospitals of Muzaffarpur and Patna […]