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Bihar: State in Eastern India
Bihar is a state in eastern India. It is the third-largest state by population and twelfth-largest by territory, with an area of 94,163 km2 (36,357 sq mi). It is contiguous with Uttar Pradesh to its west, Nepal to the north, the northern part of West Bengal to the east, and with Jharkhand to the south. The Bihar plain is split by the river Ganges, which flows from west to east. Three main cultural regions converge in the state: Magadh, Mithila, and Bhojpur. Bihar is also the world's third-most populous subnational entity.

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2511 Bihar Speaker [Video]

2511 Bihar Speaker

2511 Bihar Speaker

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Watch: RJD MLAs create ruckus in Bihar Assembly ahead of Speaker's election

Ahead of the voting for the post of Speaker post, RJD MLAs created ruckus in Bihar Vidhan Sabha on November 25. RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav showed rulebook to pro-tem Speaker Jitan Ram Manjhi. During the..

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Bihar Speaker’s election: RJD MLAs create ruckus over Nitish Kumar’s presence [Video]

Bihar Speaker’s election: RJD MLAs create ruckus over Nitish Kumar’s presence

Massive ruckus was witnessed in the Bihar Assembly during the election for the post of Speaker. RJD MLAs led by Tejashwi Yadav objected to the presence of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and minister Ashok..

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Will join public protests if 19 lakh jobs are not provided in first month: Tejashwi Yadav [Video]

Will join public protests if 19 lakh jobs are not provided in first month: Tejashwi Yadav

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on November 23 stated that the Bihar has become the unemployment capital of the country. He said, "Bihar has become the unemployment capital of the..

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AIMIM MLA raises question over using Hindustan instead of Bharat while taking oath [Video]

AIMIM MLA raises question over using Hindustan instead of Bharat while taking oath

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Bihar MLA Akhtarul Iman raised question over using of 'Hindustan' instead of 'Bharat' during his oath taking ceremony on November 23. Akhtarul Iman said,..

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Watch: JDU MLCs reach Bihar Assembly in 'pollution-free' vintage car [Video]

Watch: JDU MLCs reach Bihar Assembly in 'pollution-free' vintage car

Two JDU MLCs arrived at the Bihar Legislative Assembly in a vintage car. The MLCs were Sanjay Kumar Jha and Devesh Chandra Thakur. They reached Bihar Assembly on Monday to attend its first session...

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3 people allegedly shot dead in Bihar's Chhapra [Video]

3 people allegedly shot dead in Bihar's Chhapra

Three people allegedly shot dead and one got critically injured in Motiraj Pur village in Chhapra on November 22. Injured person has been rushed to nearby hospital. Further investigation is underway.

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'Our people have lost connection on ground': GN Azad on Congress' performance [Video]

'Our people have lost connection on ground': GN Azad on Congress' performance

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on being asked about recent losses in Bihar assembly polls and by-polls said that "people in the party have lost connection on ground." "We all are worried about..

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8 newly-elected MLCs take oath in Patna [Video]

8 newly-elected MLCs take oath in Patna

Eight newly-elected members of State Legislative Council took oath in Bihar's Patna on November 22. The oath ceremony took place in presence of state Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

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'Love jihad a cancer': Union minister wants law in Bihar like UP, MP, others [Video]

'Love jihad a cancer': Union minister wants law in Bihar like UP, MP, others

Union minister Giriraj Singh commented on the issue of 'love jihad' and the plans of many states to formulate laws against it. 'Love jihad' is a conspiracy to convert Hindu women, alleged by some..

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Bihar too needs law against 'Love Jihad': Giriraj Singh [Video]

Bihar too needs law against 'Love Jihad': Giriraj Singh

Union Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Giriraj Singh on November 20 said Bihar too needs to work on "Love Jihad" as many other states are in the process of making laws for it. He..

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Watch: Chhath Puja concludes, devotees offer prayers to the rising sun [Video]

Watch: Chhath Puja concludes, devotees offer prayers to the rising sun

Devotees gathered to offer morning prayers to the rising sun on last day of Chhath Puja. Most people stuck to the traditional practice of offering prayers at river banks. Devotees flouted the..

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Watch: Devotees offer 'argha' to rising sun to conclude Chhath festivities [Video]

Watch: Devotees offer 'argha' to rising sun to conclude Chhath festivities

Devotees flocked to ghats in Patna to offer 'argha' to Sun God on the last day of Chhath puja. It is the four-day long Hindu festival which is mainly observed by the people of Bihar, Jharkhand and..

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Watch: Bihar, Bengal CM celebrate Chhath Puja; devotees at ghats [Video]

Watch: Bihar, Bengal CM celebrate Chhath Puja; devotees at ghats

Thousands of devotees assembled at Assi Ghat on Friday in Varanasi to celebrate Chhath Puja. People were seen wearing traditional attires and offered prayers at the ghats. This year, the festival is..

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'Congress has no mai-baap': Arvind Kejriwal's jibe after Bihar polls #HTLS2020 [Video]

'Congress has no mai-baap': Arvind Kejriwal's jibe after Bihar polls #HTLS2020

Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister of Delhi and Aam Aadmi Party chief, targeted the Indian National Congress party in the aftermath of the Bihar Assembly election results. He was speaking at the 18th..

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