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The Economic Times
Top stocks in focus on Friday, 18 August 2017a part of the diversified Emami group, is eyeing to generate a revenue of Rs 10
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a part of the diversified Emami group, is eyeing to generate a revenue of Rs 1000 crore from edible oil business in Bihar. Bihar stands at over 7000 tons per month in a time span of less than three years' time in terms of sales volume, Desai... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar: SC asks state govt. to provide compensation to rape survivor - newkerala news #263946New Delhi , August 17 : The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Bihar Govern
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
New Delhi , August 17 : The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Bihar Government to give Rs. 10 lakh as compensation to a rape survivor, who wasn't given permission to abort the child by the Patna High Court. The victim, who hails from Bihar, had... Read more
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The Indian Express
Rahul Gandhi alleges RSS is getting into judiciary, media, Army; BJP says unworthy of replycent people are here”. Yadav, who had rebelled against his party leader Nitish
The Indian Express / Posted 4 hours ago
cent people are here”. Yadav, who had rebelled against his party leader Nitish Kumar’s decision to align with the NDA in Bihar, said that some people were apprehensive that he might accept a ministerial berth and join the NDA. The Opposition... Read more
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The Indian Express
For 2019, Amit Shah rolls out 350-plus blueprinton 150 seats to compensate for possible losses elsewhere. In 2014, the BJP-led
The Indian Express / Posted 4 hours ago
on 150 seats to compensate for possible losses elsewhere. In 2014, the BJP-led NDA had won 72 of 80 seats in UP, 42 of 48 in Maharashtra, 31 of 40 in Bihar, all 26 in Gujarat, all 25 in Rajasthan, 25 of 28 in Madhya Pradesh, and 7 of 10 in Ha... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Income Tax dept to file criminal prosecution against Lalu Prasad’s familyin Delhi and Haryana’s Gurugram and Rewari. Allegations of corruption against
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
in Delhi and Haryana’s Gurugram and Rewari. Allegations of corruption against Rabri Devi and their children were raised by Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi. Enforcement directorate (ED) sleuths had also searched a Delhi farmhouse and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Highway liquor ban: Half the outlets remain shut, industry feels the pinchand pricing, it has witnessed newer laws that either banned or controlled retai
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
and pricing, it has witnessed newer laws that either banned or controlled retailing further over the past two years. Bihar has banned liquor completely. West Bengal, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh — which account for a fifth of the total alcohol... Read more
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The Hindu
Sharad Yadav hogs limelight at meetpaid encomiums to him, even referring to the “sacrifice” he had made in breakin
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
paid encomiums to him, even referring to the “sacrifice” he had made in breaking with the Nitish Kumar-led JD(U) after the Bihar Chief Minister broke the mahagatbandhan (the grand alliance) in Bihar. If Mr. Azad went so far as to say that Mr.... Read more
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The Hindu
Gorakhpur encephalitis deaths: Myriad factors plague communitiesof awareness The lack of awareness spreads to other parts of the region as wel
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
of awareness The lack of awareness spreads to other parts of the region as well. Shamsul Ansari from Gamharia in Bihar says he does not know what had happened to his three-year-old son, except that it was “serious”. After three days of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
In a first, SC orders Rs 10 lakh relief for rape victim denied abortionThe Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Bihar government to pay Rs 10 lakh in c
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Bihar government to pay Rs 10 lakh in compensation to a destitute woman who was raped and not allowed an abortion due to delays by the high court and a Patna hospital. The court had in May denied the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Assam tops list of most encephalitis deathspeople and kills between 13,600 and 20,400 each year. “The problem of JE and A
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
people and kills between 13,600 and 20,400 each year. “The problem of JE and AES is bigger in eastern UP and western Bihar due to hygiene and sanitation issues, lack of nutrition, among other factors. Our experts are looking into the problems... Read more
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dna
MoS Finance Santosh Gangwar praises PM Modi's government in A DIALOGUE WITH JCon Ram Temple and Article 370 and the issue of 35 A in Kashmir. He also express
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
on Ram Temple and Article 370 and the issue of 35 A in Kashmir. He also expressed his opinion on Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar. This interview can be seen on all the regional channels of Zee Media at 9.30 PM this Saturd... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tomorrow’s meet to help Nitish Kumar tighten grip over partyThe Janata Dal (United)’s national executive meeting, scheduled to be held in P
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The Janata Dal (United)’s national executive meeting, scheduled to be held in Patna on August 19, is all set to strengthen Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s grip over his party and enable him to independently handle JDU’s relations with its new... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitish Kumar recommends CBI probe into Bhagalpur NGO scamPolice (Economic Offence Unit) G S Gangwar. The cases were being investigated
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
Police (Economic Offence Unit) G S Gangwar. The cases were being investigated by the economic offences unit (EOU) of the Bihar Police. The state police on Thursday issued a lookout notice against the secretary of the accused NGO, 'Srijan' and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Airtel to hold shareholders, creditors meet in September on Telenor merger dealon February 2017 under which Airtel will acquire Telenor India's running operat
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
on February 2017 under which Airtel will acquire Telenor India's running operations in seven circles ---- Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Gujarat, UP (East), UP (West) and Assam. These circles represent a high population concentration and... Read more
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The Hindu
Floods continue to wreak havocThe flood situation in Bihar and Assam remained grim with 36 more flood-related
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
The flood situation in Bihar and Assam remained grim with 36 more flood-related deaths reported today from the two States, where over 1.2 crore people are marooned. Food casualties mounted to 98 in Bihar, with 26 more people losing their lives. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oppn leaders ask Sharad to lead the effort to 'save composite culture'under Yadav's leadership. Yadav, who emerged as a rallying figure, is also slat
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
under Yadav's leadership. Yadav, who emerged as a rallying figure, is also slated to visit Patna on Saturday, the day that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is to chair JD (U)'s national executive. The meeting is to pass a resolution to officially... Read more
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Business Standard India
Soon, I-T dept to file criminal prosecution against Lalu's family membersfurther questioning in the case, they said. The I-T department had attached ab
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
further questioning in the case, they said. The I-T department had attached about a dozen plots and buildings in Delhi and Bihar including a farm house and land in the Palam Vihar area, a residential building in the upmarket New Friends Colony area... Read more
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The Economic Times
T to file criminal prosecution against Lalu Prasad familyin the case, they said. The department had served notices of attachment of ass
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
in the case, they said. The department had served notices of attachment of assets in June to Lalu, his wife and former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi, son and former Bihar Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav, daughters Chanda and Ragini Yadav, MP... Read more
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Business Standard India
Death toll from floods rises as 36 die in Bihar, Assam todayThe flood situation in Bihar and Assam worsened as 36 people lost their lives o
Business Standard India / Posted 10 hours ago
The flood situation in Bihar and Assam worsened as 36 people lost their lives on Thursday while over 1 crore remain affected in the deluge that battered rail and road networks, forced lakhs out of their inundated homes into relief camps and led to... Read more
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New Kerala
1334 people in flood-affected Assam, Bihar, UP rescued by NDRF till now - newkerala news #264062teams have till now rescued 1334 people, evacuated 35000 people and 142 livesto
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
teams have till now rescued 1334 people, evacuated 35000 people and 142 livestock from flood affected areas of Assam, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Flood situation in these states is worsening as rivers flowing through the regions are still... Read more
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dna
More trouble for Lalu Prasad Yadav and family, as I-T to file criminal prosecution against familyin the case, they said. The department had served notices of attachment of ass
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
in the case, they said. The department had served notices of attachment of assets in June to Lalu, his wife and former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi, son and former Bihar Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav, daughters Chanda and Ragini Yadav, MP... Read more
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dna
Bihar and Assam floods: Over 1.20 crore people marooned; Assam CM calls for dredging of BrahmaputraAt least 36 more flood- related deaths have been reported from Bihar and Assam,
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
At least 36 more flood- related deaths have been reported from Bihar and Assam, even as over 1.20 crore people have been marooned in the two states. The figure of flood casualties mounted to 98 in Bihar, with 26 more people losing their lives. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
Emami targets Rs 1000 crore edible oil business in Bihar"Bihar has emerged as one of the fastest growing markets for our edible oil bra
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
"Bihar has emerged as one of the fastest growing markets for our edible oil brands. It has emerged as the second largest market for our edible oil business after West Bengal," Sudhakar Desai, CEO, Emami Agrotech said in a statement today. Bihar... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bihar flood worsens, toll rises to 98; health dept launches toll free no 104PATNA: The flood situation in Bihar worsened today as the death toll mounted to
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
PATNA: The flood situation in Bihar worsened today as the death toll mounted to 98 due to the deluge which has affected nearly 93 lakh people in 15 districts, forced postponment of examination and cancellation of trains. The toll due to the floods... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bihar floods: Death toll jumps to 98; 9 mn people affected in 15 districtsare also being operated by the administration. Mahajan, also Principal Secreta
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
are also being operated by the administration. Mahajan, also Principal Secretary of Education, said examination in Bihar University, Muzaffarpur, was scheduled to start tomorrow but it has been postponed. Principal Secretary, Road... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit BiharTheir roof is the sky. Sundari Devi is one of the thousands of flood victims l
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Their roof is the sky. Sundari Devi is one of the thousands of flood victims left in the lurch across 14 districts of Bihar. “We are living in the open. There is no help yet from the government to provide even a makeshift shelter. We are... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
As Kosi swells, people of Saharsa in flood ravaged Bihar panic and migrateare now taking shelter on the embankment, the fear of the apocalyptic floods of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
are now taking shelter on the embankment, the fear of the apocalyptic floods of August 18, 2008, which devastated the north Bihar plains killing over 350, still fresh in their minds. The flash flood in the adjacent district of Araria and to the... Read more
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dna
Bihar flood worsens, toll rises to 98; health dept launchesThe flood situation in Bihar worsened today as the death toll mounted to 98 due
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
The flood situation in Bihar worsened today as the death toll mounted to 98 due to the deluge which has affected nearly 93 lakh people in 15 districts, forced postponment of examination and cancellation of trains. The toll due to the floods... Read more
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Gulf News
Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit BiharMore than 7.3m people have been affected by the Bihar floods Bagaha/Purnea: Su
Gulf News / Posted 14 hours ago
More than 7.3m people have been affected by the Bihar floods Bagaha/Purnea: Sundari Devi and her family of seven, including an elderly mother-in-law and children, are struggling to survive along an elevated road here for the last three... Read more
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Gulf News
Flooding maroons thousands in Indian states, eases in Nepalhouses or under toppled trees.On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food p
Gulf News / Posted 14 hours ago
houses or under toppled trees.On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Flooding maroons people in Indian states, eases in Nepaltrees. [Article continues below] On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped f
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 hours ago
trees. [Article continues below] On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bihar floods: Thousands living under open sky; over 73 lakh people affectedTheir roof is the sky. Sundari Devi is one of the thousands of flood victims l
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Their roof is the sky. Sundari Devi is one of the thousands of flood victims left in the lurch across 14 districts of Bihar. "We are living in the open. There is no help yet from the government to provide even a makeshift shelter. We are... Read more
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Gulf News
After rally is blocked, Tejashwi begins strike in Biharto stay in government’s guest houses Patna: Senior Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
to stay in government’s guest houses Patna: Senior Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) official and leader of opposition in Bihar assembly Tejashwi Yadav had his rally cancelled on Thursday after authorities announced prohibitory orders around the... Read more
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New Kerala
Lalu accuses Nitish of murdering democracy in Bihar - newkerala news #263981Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nit
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of 'murdering democracy' in Bihar. The statement has come after the Bihar Government denied permission to former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Uneasy peace in Bihar Congress as chorus for change of guard grows shrillerThe Congress might have averted a split in its Bihar unit for the moment, but t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The Congress might have averted a split in its Bihar unit for the moment, but the chorus for the removal of Ashok Chaudhary as the state chief is only growing louder. Several senior leaders have urged the Congress high command to effect a change of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Politics has nothing to do with economy and markets in India; really?government has not faced any political fallout from its failure to meet expecta
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
government has not faced any political fallout from its failure to meet expectations. The outcomes of elections in states – Bihar in 2015, and Punjab and Goa in 2017 reflected this predicament of the electorate. Sensing this unease, in early 2016,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitish belongs to BJP-United, not JD(: Ghulam Nabi Azadrebel JD-U leader for "choosing the path of secularism" and parting ways with N
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
rebel JD-U leader for "choosing the path of secularism" and parting ways with Nitish Kumar after he allied with the BJP in Bihar. "The real JD-U is led by Sharad Yadav and the faction led by Bihar Chief Minister is the Bharatiya Janata Party's... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar: Army column, ETF deployed to rescue stranded people in flood-affected areas - newkerala news #263911Patna (Bihar) , August 17 : One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) h
New Kerala / Posted 16 hours ago
Patna (Bihar) , August 17 : One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) have been deployed in six districts of Bihar, which have rescued over 270 people from the flood-hit areas. At least 39 people are rescued from Katihar, 122 from Aria, 19... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Odisha hikes cash incentive for inter-caste marriage to Rs 1 lakhmarriage. Inter caste social mobility is not possible without a social relation
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marriage. Inter caste social mobility is not possible without a social relationship,” said Jena. Other states such as Bihar, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, and Rajasthan also have similar schemes. The Union ministry for social justice and... Read more
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dna
Lalu accuses Nitish of murdering democracy in BiharJanata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nit
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of 'murdering democracy' in Bihar. The statement has come after the Bihar Government denied permission to former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav to... Read more
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The World
Flooding maroons people in Indian states, eases in NepalOn Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages o
The World / Posted 17 hours ago
On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in evacuating nearly 275,000 people from 14 of... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Flooding maroons people in Indian states, eases in NepalOn Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages o
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 17 hours ago
On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in evacuating nearly 275,000 people from 14 of... Read more
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CTV News
Flooding maroons people in India, eases in Nepalhouses or under toppled trees. On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food
CTV News / Posted 17 hours ago
houses or under toppled trees. On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Flooding maroons people in Indian states, eases in Nepalhouses or under toppled trees. On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
houses or under toppled trees. On Thursday, air force helicopters dropped food packets in flood-hit villages of eastern Bihar state where 78 people have died since June. Nearly 500 army soldiers have helped thousands of rescue workers in... Read more
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New Kerala
RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD( - newkerala news #263661Patna (Bihar) , August 16 : The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday suffere
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
Patna (Bihar) , August 16 : The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday suffered yet another blow when party spokesperson Pragati Mehta joined its rival faction in the state assembly - the Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)). This comes in the wake of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Nitish belongs to BJP-United, not JD(: Ghulam Nabi Azad - newkerala news #263947New Delhi , August 17 : Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday launched a
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
New Delhi , August 17 : Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday launched a scathing attack at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and said he does not belong to the Janata Dal (United ) (JD(U)), but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Prime Minister Modi spreads lies wherever he goes, says Rahul Gandhi at Opposition meetSharad Yadav for “choosing the path of secularism”. “The real JD-U is led by S
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Sharad Yadav for “choosing the path of secularism”. “The real JD-U is led by Sharad Yadav and the faction led by Bihar Chief Minister is the Bharatiya Janata Party’s JD-U. “We cannot see the JD-U in Bihar any more as it is completely... Read more
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dna
Four Bihar cadre IAS officers sent back to stateFour IAS officers working with the central government have been sent back to Bi
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
Four IAS officers working with the central government have been sent back to Bihar, their cadre state. The development comes 20 days after a new government, led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, took over in Bihar with the BJP's support. Those sent... Read more
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The Economic Times
Real JD-U is led by Sharad Yadavrebel JD-U leader for "choosing the path of secularism" and parting ways with N
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
rebel JD-U leader for "choosing the path of secularism" and parting ways with Nitish Kumar after he allied with the BJP in Bihar. "The real JD-U is led by Sharad Yadav and the faction led by Bihar Chief Minister is the Bharatiya Janata Party's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Army, ETF deployed in Bihar to rescue those stranded in flood-hit areasOne Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) have been deployed in six dis
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
One Army Column and one Engineer Task Force (ETF) have been deployed in six districts of Bihar, which have rescued over 270 people from the flood-hit areas. At least 39 people are rescued from Katihar, 122 from Aria, 19 from Madhubani and 90 from... Read more
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