In Uttar Pradesh, Kunwar Manvendra Singh, Govind Narayan Shukla, Salil Bishnoi, Ashwini Tyagi, Dharmveer Prajapati and Surendra Chaudhary are set to contest for the Legislative Council on BJP ticket.

Amid tight security, three trucks carrying the very first consignment of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine left for Pune airport to be flown to 13 locations across the country today.

Om Prakash Yadav, a farmer of Muktapur village in Samastipur wasn’t able to fetch even Rs 1 per kg for cauliflower in the local market. He got so much frustrated that he ran a tractor over his fields and destroyed a significant chunk of agricultural produce.

For the youth who are not studying in ITI and Polytechnic and want to get new skills training, the Bihar government will open at least one mega skill centre in each district, where the students will be trained in areas like beauty and wellness. 

Sushil Modi, who remained Bihar Deputy CM for 15 years, was denied the post this time after NDA romped home with clear majority in the 243-member Assembly.

He tweeted, "Lalu Yadav making telephone call (8051216302) from Ranchi to NDA MLAs & promising ministerial berths. When I telephoned, Lalu directly picked up. I said don’t do these dirty tricks from jail, you will not succeed,"

Bihar ITICAT admit card 2020: Candidates who have registered for the examination can go and download their admit cards from the official website.

The Chhath Puja is celebrated on the sixth day of the Kartik month of the Hindu calendar, which also happens to be the fourth day after Diwali.

Bihar's new Education Minister Mewalal Choudhary, mired in corruption charges, has resigned within hours of taking charge.

The four-day celebrations of Chhath Puja have begun in Bihar with the traditional Nahay Khay ceremony. This year, the festival is being celebrated amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and many devotees said that they prayed to Chhathi Maiyya to keep everyone safe from the virus.