Bihar

By GovernanceToday
In Bihar
Mar 24th, 2019
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Bihar Diwas was celebrated on March 22nd across the state to commemorate the day when Bihar was carved out of the Bengal Presidency in the year 1912. March 22nd, 2019 was the 107th foundation day of the state. State chief secretary Deepak Kumar on Friday inaugurated the three day’s function in Patna.t In 1911 when the capital of then British India was shifted to ...
By Sagarika Ranjan
In Bihar
Feb 8th, 2016
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Over last ten years, Bihar has been among the star performers on many developmental indices, including growth rates. The state developed substantial road network and increased its per capita income in these years which was facilitated by the high investment in basic infrastructure. However, the state has been trailing the urban development graph when compared with the ...
By Anand Mishra
In Bihar
Feb 8th, 2016
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The recent electoral victory of Nitish Kumar, third in a row, has underscored the growth and governance style pursued by him over last decade. When he assumed office in 2005, the state was suffering from a negative image, low growth and broad despondency. However, over the last decade, the tide has changed and the most important indication of this growth has been the h...
By Ritika Bisht
In Bihar
Feb 5th, 2016
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Governance Today, along with co-host BUIDCo, successfully organized Smart City – Build Bihar: Building Smart City for Smarter Living, on February 4th, 2016 at Hotel Maurya Patna, Bihar. The summit aimed to bring together state departments and private players on a single platform to discuss vision of realizing the smart city dream. The summit witnessed presence from chi...
By Ritika Bisht
In Bihar
Aug 18th, 2015
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced Rs. 1.25 lakh package for Bihar. This comes just months ahead of the Bihar state assembly elections, due in October-November. Modi made the announcement after laying the foundation stone for national highway projects at an event in Arrah, Bihar. He said, “I am here today to fulfill my promise to you. I am announcing a pa...
By Ritika Bisht
In Bihar
Jul 30th, 2015
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Buoyed by the response to his rally in Muzaffarpur last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address three more rallies in poll-bound Bihar next month, beginning with one at Gaya on August 9. The PM will address an election rally at Gaya on August 9 followed by one in Saharsa on August 19, Bihar BJP President Mangal Pandey said. The PM is also tentatively scheduled ...
By Ritika Bisht
In Bihar
Jul 29th, 2015
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The Patna High Court on Tuesday ordered an interim ban on use of pictures of Bihar  CM Nitish Kumar and his ministers as well as any other publicity material in the state government’s ambitious “Badh Chala Bihar” campaign. A two-member bench of chief justice L Narasimha Reddy and Anjana Mishra passed the order while hearing a writ petition filed by &#...
By GovernanceToday
In Bihar
Sep 25th, 2014
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Eight hundred years after it was razed to the ground by invading armies, Nalanda University threw open its doors to its first batch of students on September 1. The university began its first academic session with 15 students, including five women, and 10 faculty members. It had attracted over 1,000 applications from around the world. The selection process of more stude...