Bihar, India Newswire (Page 9)

Bihar, India Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bihar, India. (Page 9)

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  1. Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav appears before special CBI court in RanchiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | The Indian Express

    Rashtriya Janata Dal patriarch and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav appeared before a Central Bureau of Investigation special court in Ranchi Jharkhand in connection with the fodder scam case. Lalu's counsel Prabhat Kumar told ANI, "The case is pertaining to RC38A/1996, in which there are a total of 48 accused and most of them were evading personal appearance.

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  2. Key posts vacant at Centre, few takersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Rediff.com

    In the Indian government scheme of functioning, when the joint secretary assumes the role of chief executive officer for a department, "she carries the institutional memory of the department as she holds the post for five years", said GK Pillai, former home secretary in the central government. As compared to only nine vacancies for the joint secretary-level posts carried over to the next year from December 2013, the number had jumped to 14 by December 2015, according to records maintained by the department of personnel and training.

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  3. Modi, Obama must work for geo-political burden-sharing between India, USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Indian Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the President of United States of America , Barack Obama, at the White House Celebration and consolidation. That is how Indian diplomats are describing Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's fourth visit to the United States in less than two years.

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  4. Why Bangladesh cast a keen eye on Assam, West Bengal poll resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Rediff.com

    The elections in two eastern Indian states were keenly observed in Bangladesh for two major contentious issues, writes Prakash Bhandari from Dhaka. IMAGE: Mamata Banerjee with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, JD-U leader K C Tyagi and other TMC leaders at her swearing in ceremony.

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  5. The obscure cult behind the violence in MathuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Times of India

    The radical group of squatters behind the deadly violence in Mathura on Thursday claims loyalty to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and wants to alter the political and economic landscape of India. But deep down, its ambition primarily was to grab government-owned prime real estate and create an empire of their own.

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  6. Miracle' conjoined twins with four arms fighting for life after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Daily Star

    The conjoined twins are fused at the stomach and control one set of hands each, but share one pair of legs and most vital organs. But now that hospital has turned them away, insisting they continue on to a bigger facility for further medical care.

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  7. Bihar probes its dubious Class 12 toppers, one doesn't appearRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, June 3 : Bihar's Class 12 'topper' in Arts, Rubi Rai, who said political science is all about cooking, will face stern action for failing to appear in a re-test on Friday, exam board's head Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh said. "We are bound to take action, if possible, as per provisions to cancel her result," Bihar School Examination Board Chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad told reporters on a day when 13 other toppers, from Arts and Science streams, did appear for the re-test.

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  8. Bizarre! Bihar woman gives birth to conjoined boy and girl with 6 limbs and 2 headsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | India.com

    Patna, June 3: A mother in Buxar district of Bihar was in for the shock of her life on Thursday. It was supposed to be a joyful day for her, but instead truned into a surreal one, when she delivered two babies instead of one and both attached from the waist down! The boy and girl have seperate heads and limbs, but their torso is attached.

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  9. India Shining! Forest land wiped away for industrial projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Rediff.com

    The government may claim planted trees compensate for forests lost, but that does not mean complex flora and fauna destroyed have been restored, points out Himadri Ghosh. ver the last 30 years, forests nearly two-thirds the size of Haryana have been lost to encroachments and 23,716 industrial projects , according to government data, and artificial forests cannot be replacements, as the government recently acknowledged.

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  10. All Rajya Sabha nominees from Bihar elected unopposedRead the original story

    Friday Jun 3 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, June 3 : With time for withdrawal of nominations over, all five Rajya Sabha candidates from Bihar, including former JD-U President Sharad Yadav and RJD chief Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti, have been elected unopposed, an official said on Friday. Likewise, seven candidates of the Grand Alliance -- consisting of the Janata Dal-United, Rashtriya Janata Dal and Congress -- and the Bharatiya Janata Party have been elected unopposed to the Bihar legislative council.

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  11. JVM chief supports Nitish Kumar as PM candidate for 2019 Lok Sabha pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | The Indian Express

    Babu Lal Marandi has announced his support for Bihar CM Nitish Kumar as a 2019 candidate for the post of Prime Minister Jharkhand Vikas Morcha chief Babu Lal Marandi said on Friday that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is the most suitable face as the prime ministerial candidate and he can defeat the BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Marandi arrived in Patna on a visit and is set to meet Nitish Kumar on Friday to discuss issues related to development of bordering areas in Jharkhand close to Bihar.

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  12. High humidity in Bihar, monsoon may arrive between June 17-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | India.com

    Patna, Jun 3 : High humidity and soaring temperature have added to the discomfort of the people in Bihar and it is expected to continue till June 5 when pre-monsoon showers are likely to arrive in the state. Monsoon is expected to hit Bihar between June 17-18 and pre-monsoon shower is not expected till June 5, the MeT department here said.

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  13. Freight Corridor: SC Seeks Report on Petition for Felling Trees in Taj ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Outlook

    The Supreme Court today asked the court-appointed Central Empowered Committee to give its report on a plea of PSU, Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd , seeking permission to fell 493 trees in Taj Trapezium Zone for one of its projects. DFCC, a venture of Indian Railways, is constructing the 'Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor, starting from Dankuni, West Bengal to Ludhiana in Punjab and wants to remove these trees in Taj Trapezium Zone as they come in the way of "construction of 132kV Transmission Line" for the corridor.

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  14. How Bihar colleges 'manufacture' toppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Rediff.com

    All of V R College's 1,007 students secured a first class in the Class 12 exam! 222 of them got identical marks! M I Khan reports from Patna on the stark reality of Bihar's education system. ubi Rai and Saurabh Sresth, who topped the Bihar Board Class 12 exams in science and arts respectively but failed to answer basic questions about their subjects on camera, have exposed the stark reality of Bihar's education system.

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  15. Looking forward to build closer ties with 'vital partner' India: U.S.Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C., June 3 : Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit here, the United States has expressed its desire to build stronger with its 'vital partner' India, based on security and economic stability. "The breadth of the U.S.-Indian relationship is wide.

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  16. From 2017, Bihar toppers will face interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Times of India

    The state government on Thursday asked the Bihar School Examination Board not to release merit lists of Class X and XII exams in future before subjecting toppers to individual interviews and checking their answer-sheets. Patna: The state government on Thursday asked the Bihar School Examination Board not to release merit lists of Class X and XII exams in future before subjecting toppers to individual interviews and checking their answer-sheets.

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  17. Topper cradle home truthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Telegraph

    Ruby Rai, flanked by her parents, after her results were declared and the college that produced the science and arts state toppers this year whose ineptitude was shown up in post-result television interviews. Pictures by Deepak Kumar and The Telegraph Hajipur , June 2: The family members of Ruby Rai, who topped in the arts stream of the Plus Two examination conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board this year, were stunned to know that she had achieved the distinction.

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  18. Nitish Kumar directs police to conduct probes in time-bound manner to control crime in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | India.com

    Patna, Jun 2 : With some recent crime-related incidents bringing bad name to the state, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today held a high-level review meeting on law and order situation and asked the police to conduct investigation into cases in a time-bound manner. "There should be a time-bound and speedy investigation into cases registered with police stations," Kumar said at the meeting, according to an official release.

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  19. Bihar alliance formula needed to defeat communal forces: NitishRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | Nerve News

    Patna, June 2 - Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said the formula of forging a Grand Alliance of secular and democratic parties should be adopted at the national level to ensure BJP- and Sangh-free country. The JD-U president said if the Congress had adopted the Bihar formula in Assam assembly polls, the BJP would not have come to power in the north-eastern state.

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  20. Monsoon to hit Kerala in 3-4 days, good rainfall across country: IMDRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 2 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 2 : While it is already raining in most parts of Kerala, the Indian Meteorological Department has forecast that the monsoon will hit the southern state in the next four to five days. "Conditions are becoming favourable for onset of southwest monsoon over Kerala during next 4-5 days," the IMD said on Thursday.

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