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Lalbatti Culture Kills Teenager in Gaya, Land of Buddha

The land of Buddha is trembling with the Lalbatti (VIP Racism) culture taking toll of a teenager who overtook the vehicle in which not the VIP, JD(U) leader Manorama Devi, but her son Rocky was travelling. The victim, a Class 12 student who had written his exams last month and awaiting results sometime this month, will never get to see ...

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Government Unveils 98 Smart Cities: Check List Here

The Union Minister of Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu unveiled the list of 98 cities of the much talked about Smart Cities project, which means more funds for the best cities selected after a challenge by people based on merits. The minister on Thursday released the list of 98 cities, from which Uttar Pradesh got maximum number of 13 cities, with ...

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New Governors Appointed for Bihar, Himachal Pradesh

Bihar and Himachal Pradesh will have new governors. Ram Nath Kovind was appointed Bihar governor by President Pranab Mukherjee and Acharya Dev Vrat has been appointed to be governor of Himachal Pradesh, as per a communique issued by the Rashtrapathi Bhavan. “The above appointments will take effect from the dates the incumbents assume charge of their respective offices,” said the ...

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76 Killed in Manipur, Bengal, Odisha, Gujarat Floods, Next 24 Hours Crucial in Jharkhand, Bihar, sikkim, MP

In West Bengal, 48 deaths have been reported and another 28 in Rajasthan following massive floods in the northern India including Gujarat, Manipur, West Bengal and Odisha. The rains remain heavy due to depression, warn Met department, especially in other regions too including Bihar, sikkim, MP, Chhatisgarh and Jharkhand. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Chief Minister of Gujarat ...

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Bihar Class 10 Results 2015 to be Announced Today

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will announce its Class 10 results at 4 PM on Sunday, after undue delay due to the strike by fixed-pay teachers in the state last month. The evaulation was taken after the strike and the results are scheduled to be announced at 4 PM on Saturday, June 20, a BSEB statement said. This year, ...

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Is Polio re-surfacing in India? Bihar suspects 2 cases

Two suspected cases of polio have been reported in Bihar’s Darbhanga district and the samples were sent for tests at a laboratory in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, one year after WHO declared the country polio-free.   The symptoms of polio were noticed in the two children in a village, around 200 km from Patna, a health official G.N. Singh said. ...

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CM Manjhi Recommends Bihar Assembly Dissolution

Bihar Chief Minister Manjhi has recommended dissolution of the Assembly in view of opposition from within the part over his leadership. It may be noted that the decision comes in view of former CM Nitesh Kumar claiming to take charge again. Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Saturday morning met his predecessor Nitish Kumar for a "patch up" as the ...

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Power Minister Declares Uninterrupted Electricity for Farmers

Farmers can be happy for the reason that Narendra Modi government has decided to provide uninterrupted electricity through dedicated feeders to farmers" across the country in the next two years. The decision was declared by Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal ahead of the commercial launch of unit IV of the NTPC Barh Super Thermal Power Plant (STPP) and commercial operation ...

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Bihar on High Dengue Alert as More Than 150 Cases Reported

The Bihar government has sounded a high dengue alert after reports of over 150 cases, 23 of them in Patna alone. All the health officials have been alerted to take up immeidate preventive measures and provide treatment, officials said on Friday. "In the past 48 hours, 23 new dengue cases have been detected in Patna alone and the total number ...

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Modi rules in a cracker of a Diwali in Bihar

Modi rocket, Modi chakri, Modi bomb, Modi phuljhari (sparklers) – firecrackers named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi are selling like hot cakes in Bihar ahead of Diwali as their demand is more than the ones named after former chief ministers Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar. "Modi’s name is not only dominating politics, it has become top selling brand for firecrackers ...

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Diwali Crackers Take Modi Form: Modi rocket, Modi chakri, Modi bomb, Modi phuljhari on Sale in Bihar

Modi rocket, Modi chakri, Modi bomb, Modi phuljhari and so on as firecrackers named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi are selling like hot cakes in Bihar ahead of Diwali as their demand is more than the ones named after former chief ministers Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar. “Modi’s name is not only dominating politics, it has become top selling brand ...

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Advani kicks off another Yatra, this time against black money

BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday kicked off his Rath Yatra to create public awareness against corruption, a move seen more as an attempt to stage come-back as a prospective prime ministerial candidate in 2014 elections. Advani started his Yatra from Jayaprakash Narayan’s birth place Sitab Diara in Bihar, bordering Uttar Pradesh. The 12,000-km journey covering 300 km every day ...

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