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2 hrs ago | India Talkies
Patna, March 10: Bihar's Industry and Disaster Management Minister Renu Kumari Kushwaha Monday night resigned from the Nitish Kumar cabinet and is set to contest the Lok Sabha polls either on an LJP or a BJP ticket.
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4 hrs ago | The Telegraph
Hundreds of century-old graves in the cemetery right in front of Pirbahore police station are in a shambles, abandoned for decades.
8 hrs ago | Rediff.com
Rediff.com 's incomparable Sheela Bhatt begins a new column where she reveals the ground realities in the Battle for India, as only she can.
Patna, March 9 : A minor girl was allegedly raped and murdered, and her body was found in the state capital Sunday, said police.
Investigations have revealed that the Indian Mujahideen had planned to carry out attacks not only on the Buddhist pilgrimage site in Bodhgaya but also Buddha's birthplace in Nepal and other places in Uttar Pradesh.
Patna, March 9: Chirag Paswan and Misa Bharati have brought back to Bihar something it hasn't much seen since the days of the Maurya and Gupta empires: dynasty politics.
Fifty-eight-year-old Satyendra Narayan Singh, who has a shop in the MLA Flats area at Beer Chand Patel Marg, has come back from Ahmedabad with the first lot of election campaign materials since the Lok Sabha elections were announced.
Patna, March 8: The internal fight in the state unit of the Congress over the seats offered to it by the RJD is coming to the fore even as the high command today put its seal on the names of candidates.
SJD leader N.K Singh, who once made the news for arresting Indira Gandhi, merged his four-year-old party.
Patna, March 9: BJP leaders in Bihar Sunday launched a campaign to woo voters by promising that the state will be accorded special category status if Narendra Modi becomes prime minister.
In this Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 photo, an Indian woman suffering from leprosy eats food at a leper colony in New Delhi, India.
Patna, March 8 : LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan and his son Chirag Paswan figure in the first list of party candidates who will contest the Lok Sabha election in Bihar, it was announced Saturday.
Premature deaths of their fathers has also propelled some yuvarajs into frontline positions, but in the Congress they cannot get to the top as the slot is pre-booked.
Seeking to allay the concerns of their core constituencies following the move to ally with BJP, Dalit leaders Ram Vilas Paswan and Ramdas Athavale today asserted that they have "not merged" with the saffron outfit but joined the NDA camp as per a Common Minimum Programme.
To find out, head for the fourth edition of The Telegraph Bihar Debate, scheduled to be held at the Maurya on Sunday evening.