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12-year-old Sonu Kumar is the centre of attention in Bihar; here’s why politicos are lining up to help him
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12-year-old Sonu Kumar is the centre of attention in Bihar; here’s why politicos are lining up to help him

The Class 6 boy complained to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at a recent event about poor education in his school and his 'alcoholic' father

Class 6 student embarrasses Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, requests quality education, says father is a drunkard
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Class 6 student embarrasses Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, requests quality education, says father is a drunkard

The chief minister was in Kalyan Bigaha, as he is on every death anniversary of his wife Manju Sinha whose statue he garlands inside a park named after his father Kaviraj Ramlakhan Singh

Bihar: Panchayat building's illegal' demolition sparks row
Politics

Bihar: Panchayat building's illegal' demolition sparks row

The building was situated in Aurai panchayat and it was razed upon the instructions of Umashankar Gupta, the local mukhiya, who has claimed that the structure was in a state of disuse

Nitish Kumar promises to take 'strict action' against culprits of Bihar Civil Services exam paper leak
Politics

Nitish Kumar promises to take 'strict action' against culprits of Bihar Civil Services exam paper leak

BPSC chairman RK Mahajan has constituted a three-member inquiry to probe the paper leak after the question papers turned up on social media platforms, just before the exam was scheduled to start

Bihar bridge collapse: Nitin Gadkari says amazed at IAS officer's response
India

Bihar bridge collapse: Nitin Gadkari says amazed at IAS officer's response

A section of an under-construction road bridge over the Ganga at Sultanganj in Bihar collapsed during a thunderstorm on 29 April

Time to go to Real Masters, starting from Bihar: Prashant Kishor reveals next political move after denying joining Congress
Politics

Time to go to Real Masters, starting from Bihar: Prashant Kishor reveals next political move after denying joining Congress

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor is currently on a two-day Patna visit. He has also launched an initiative called 'Baat Bihar Ki' to understand the mood of the state

Seeking bail for son, woman made to massage cop at police station in Bihar
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Seeking bail for son, woman made to massage cop at police station in Bihar

In the video, Darhar police post's in-charge Shashibhushan Sinha can be seen speaking on the phone while receiving the massage without his shirt on

Kerala CM seeks probe into Keralite woman's death in Bihar
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Kerala CM seeks probe into Keralite woman's death in Bihar

Vijayan, in his letter, said Lithara, hailing from Kozhikode district, was employed in the Indian Railways in Patna

More drama in Lalu Yadav family as Tej Pratap 'shifts' to Rabri Devi residence
Politics

More drama in Lalu Yadav family as Tej Pratap 'shifts' to Rabri Devi residence

The legislator visited residence of mother Rabri Devi on Tuesday evening, spent the night at her place and, according to party sources, announced that he will henceforth not be living at the bungalow allotted to him by the state government

Man beaten to death by bar staff in Noida
India

Man beaten to death by bar staff in Noida

According to a report the brawl was over money in which the 30-year-old man was beaten up by the bar owner and his staff, after which he died

Supreme Court grants bail to Bihar woman whose Scooty was driven by cousin with liquor bottles
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Supreme Court grants bail to Bihar woman whose Scooty was driven by cousin with liquor bottles

Supreme Court also took a serious note of the fact that the girl was refused anticipatory bail by the high court

Explained: Why people are digging up graves in Bihar's Purnia
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Explained: Why people are digging up graves in Bihar's Purnia

Out of 250 graves of Britishers across four cemeteries, about 200 have been vandalised in Purnia district of Bihar

Explained: The politics over 1857 hero Veer Kunwar Singh’s birth anniversary
Politics

Explained: The politics over 1857 hero Veer Kunwar Singh’s birth anniversary

The BJP is planning a ‘non-political’ mega event in Bihar’s Jagdishpur to commemorate Veer Kunwar Singh. It will be attended by Amit Shah. But what do opposition parties have to say?

Bihar man arrested in West Bengal's Malda, four firearms seized
India

Bihar man arrested in West Bengal's Malda, four firearms seized

The Bihar man was nabbed by West Bengal Police Special Task Force at Khalitpur railway station

Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank
Politics

Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank

West Bengal BJP president Sukanta Majumdar said it is a general trend that the party in power in the state generally wins the by-elections

Bihar: Ganga Ghat in Patna transforms into open classroom each weekend for govt job aspirants
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Bihar: Ganga Ghat in Patna transforms into open classroom each weekend for govt job aspirants

A majority among them come from financially weaker sections and belong to remote areas of the state

By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway
Politics

By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway

West Bengal’s Asansol and Ballygunge have emerged as a major prestige fight for the TMC and the BJP

BJP fumes over Bihar's former CM Manjhi for asserting that Lord Ram was a mythical character and 'not a god'
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BJP fumes over Bihar's former CM Manjhi for asserting that Lord Ram was a mythical character and 'not a god'

Manjhi had made the remark in Jamui district where he had questioned the practice of untouchability and pointed out that as per the epic Ramayana, Lord Ram partook of fruits offered by a forest-dwelling devotee, Shabari, whom Dalits consider a cultural icon

Long condemned as sleazy, Bhojpuri music comes into its own with Caribbean success
Arts & Culture

Long condemned as sleazy, Bhojpuri music comes into its own with Caribbean success

Migration, lifestyle changes, and the incapability of Bhojpuri folk music to enter the urban lifestyle are some of the primary reasons why this genre is limited to a selected few people

Bihar: Bomb hurled at CM Nitish Kumar's public meeting site in Nalanda; Man detained
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Bihar: Bomb hurled at CM Nitish Kumar's public meeting site in Nalanda; Man detained

Police have detained one person in connection with a bomb that was hurled near Nitish Kumar's 'Jansabha' site in Nalanda