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Election Results 2023: Bihar Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav hopes for Congress victory | Oneindia News
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Nitish Govt Faces Criticism: Hindu Holidays Reduced, Muslim Holidays Increased| Oneindia
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Chhath Puja 2023: German couple participates in Chhath Puja celebration in Bihar’s Patna | Oneindia
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Rashmika Deepfake case| A 19-Year-Old is Arrested by Delhi Police in Bihar |OneIndia News
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Uttarakhand Tunnel Collapse: Trucks arrive with pipes to aid in the rescue of workers | Oneindia
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PM Modi Lambasts Nitish Kumar Over His Controversial Remarks| OneIndia News
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Nitish Kumar's Explanation on Population Control, Girls' Education Creates Row| Oneindia
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Amit Shah's Explosive Claims on Bihar Caste Survey | Tejashwi Yadav Replies | Oneindia News
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6.4 Earthquake Strikes Nepal, Sends Tremors Across North India | Oneindia News
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Train derailment | 4 Dead, 80 Injured After North East Express Train Derails In Bihar | Oneindia
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'Practised yoga, took walks to keep spirits up': Rescued workers from Uttarakhand's Silkyara tunnel tell PM ModiA worker from Bihar, Saba Ahmed told the PM Narendra Modi that though they were stuck in the tunnel for days, they did not feel any fear or nervousness. "We were like brothers, we were together."
BJP accuses Nitish Kumar of appeasement after release of new Bihar school calendarThe Bharatiya Janata Party criticizes the Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government for reducing holidays for Hindu festivals and increasing holidays for Muslim festivals. BJP leaders accuse the government of..
PIL challenges hike in Bihar quotas, JD(U) suspects 'BJP hand'JD(U) president accuses BJP of being behind a Public Interest Litigation filed in Patna High Court against the recent quotas hike. BJP previously challenged quotas for extremely backward classes and..
Only the affluent who love to drink are against me: Nitish KumarCM Nitish Kumar plans to visit every home in Bihar to determine the stance on the liquor ban. He wants to ensure that the survey covers all areas and is not limited. Nitish attempted to make..
Day after birthday, medical student found killed in hostel basementA 24-year-old student at a private medical college in Bithoor, Kanpur, was found murdered in the basement of the hostel on Sunday morning. He was last spotted in CCTV footage of the hostel late..
In Dalit outreach, JD(U) to hold Bhim Sansad todayJD(U) will hold a 'Bhim Sansad' in Patna to mobilize support of dalits for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. The event is expected to draw over one lakh people, boosting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's..
Nitish most credible OBC face in politics: JD(U) netaJD(U) leader and Bihar’s water resources minister Sanjay Kumar Jha on Friday said CM Nitish Kumar is the most credible OBC face in politics who remains the principal pole of Bihar politics and would..
Day after Lalu, Nitish too leaves for Delhi, sparks debateBihar CM Nitish Kumar travels to Delhi for routine eye check-up, triggering speculation due to timing of RJD chief Lalu Prasad's visit. Nitish's visit may include meetings with opposition leaders. The..
Bihar's ruling alliance asks Centre to clear its stand over special statusThe ruling Grand Alliance in Bihar is pressuring the BJP-led NDA government to clarify whether it will grant special category status to the state. Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav reminded PM Narendra Modi of..
NIA raids 31 locations in 5 districts to tame MaoistsThe NIA conducted raids in Bihar to expose and foil the CPI (Maoist) conspiracy to revive and strengthen the outfit in the Magadh zone. The raids aimed at uncovering the involvement of top CPI (Maoist)..
'Akin to Jizya tax': Giriraj demands ban on halal products in BiharUnion Rural Development Minister Giriraj Singh called for a ban on the sale of halal certified products in Bihar, accusing it of being a 'jihad' aimed at the 'Islamisation of businesses'. Singh urged..
Bihar eyes ‘Tamil Nadu-like’ legal shield for quota hike law in 9th scheduleTo insulate the increased reservation for deprived classes in Bihar from judicial intervention, the Nitish Kumar cabinet approved a resolution to request the Centre for including the state legislation..
'Will unseat Modi if doesn't grant special status to Bihar', Lalu declaresRJD chief Lalu Prasad has threatened to remove the Narendra Modi government if it fails to grant special category status to Bihar. The demand was recently approved by the Nitish Kumar cabinet. Lalu..
BJP counters JD(U)'s 'Bheem Sansad' with caste ralliesThe ruling JD(U) party in Bihar is making extensive preparations for the upcoming "Bheem Sansad" event, which is expected to attract over two lakh attendees. The event aims to rally support against the..
Nitish Kumar gets his cabinet to pass resolution in favour of special statusThe Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has passed a resolution requesting special status for the state. Kumar announced the resolution on social media, stating that it was necessitated by findings of a..
Caste census, Rs 50 Lakh insurance among Congress pledges in RajasthanCongress unveiled on Tuesday a manifesto for Rajasthan laden with the usual suspects — jobs, interest-free loans to farmers and traders, and subsidised cooking gas for a large section of the..
Woman, kid crushed under car of DM of Bihar districtA woman and her daughter were killed on Tuesday after meeting an accident with an official car, belonging to Madhepura DM Vijay Prakash Meena. The accident took place on NH-57 near Purwari Tola of..
Bihar notifies bill to increase quota to 65%The Bihar government has officially passed two bills that increase the quota for deprived castes from 50% to 65% in government jobs and educational institutions. With these enactments, Bihar now has..
Bihar govt issues gazette notifications for raising quota from 50 to 65 per centThe Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has raised the quota for deprived castes from 50% to 65% in state government jobs and educational institutions. The bills seeking this increase were recently..
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In dry Bihar, ‘hooch’ kills 5 in 24 hoursYet another suspected hooch tragedy surfaced when five people were killed in three neighbouring hamlets in the Sitamarhi district of dry state Bihar. Earlier, on Friday, three people died, while two..
Over 900 ghats prepared for Chhath, other arrangements will be made: Saurabh BharadwajDelhi minister Saurabh Bharadwaj announced the preparation of over 900 Chhath ghats for the upcoming festival, ensuring tents, lighting, sound, and other amenities for devotees. The four-day Chhath..
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'Nitish Kumar's food being ... ': Jitan Manjhi's startling allegation, a day after tongue-lashing from Bihar CMJitan Ram Manjhi, the Hindustani Awam Morcha chief, has made an allegation that "poisonous substances" are being added to the food served to Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar. Manjhi suspects that..
Bihar assembly clears bills to increase quota limit from 50% to 65%The Bihar assembly has passed bills increasing quotas for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Backward Classes, and Extremely Backward Classes in government jobs and educational institutions from 50%..
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Based on caste survey, Bihar to increase quotaThe Bihar government has decided to increase the job reservation for marginalized communities from 50% to 65% based on the Bihar Caste Survey Report. This increase, along with a 10% quota for..
At 28%, Bhumihars poorest in general category: SurveyAlarming poverty levels beset Bihar's Bhumihars, considered the biggest land-owing caste in the general category, and more than a quarter of the ruling Yadavs and Kurmis face deep deprivation, the..
18% increase in literacy rate in 12 years, finds studyThe Bihar Caste Survey report presented in the state assembly shows a significant increase of 18% in literacy rate in the past 12 years. The overall literacy rate in Bihar now stands at 79.7%, with..
Government, opposition claim credit for surveyA discussion on caste survey report tabled in Bihar assembly on Tuesday turned into a sparring session between the Treasury and the opposition with both claiming credit for the exercise. Tabling the..
34% of families in Bihar live on daily income of Rs 200: SurveyAccording to the economic data from Bihar's caste survey, nearly a crore families in the state are living on a meagre income of Rs 200 or less per day. More than 94.4 lakh families, or about a third of..
BJP demands Bihar CM's resignation for his remarks on women's education in controlling populationThe BJP has criticized Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his comments on women's education and population control. The party called his remarks "misogynistic, vulgar, and patriarchal" and demanded..
'34% earn Rs 6,000 monthly': Bihar caste survey gives light on financial status of SCs, STs, other backward castesA thorough analysis of the caste survey, which was presented to the state assembly on Tuesday, revealed that more than thirty percent of Bihari families were living in poverty and were barely able to..
Literacy rate stands at 79.70, women ahead of men, reveals Bihar caste survey5.67 per cent of the people belonging from scheduled caste category have completed schooling (Class 11 and 12).
34.1% of Bihar's households are poor, earning less than Rs 6,000 a month: Caste survey tabled in assembly
Bihar to table full caste survey report in assembly todayThe Bihar government will table the full report of the caste survey, including the socio-economic status of different groups, in both the houses of state legislature on Tuesday, parliamentary affairs..