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Bihar Opposition Announces Week-Long Stir Against New Farm Laws

Jan 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Tejashvi Yadav declares that the stir would be as much against the Narendra Modi government as the Nitish Kumar government

War Of Words Break Out Between Nitish, Journalists Over Airline Official's Murder

Jan 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The chief minister then telephoned the DGP S K Singhal himself and directed him to spruce up the mechanism for communication with journalists.

IndiGo's Airport Manager Shot Dead In Patna

The aviation industry sources said, the airline confirmed the incident and said it is 'extremely saddened by the demise of our Patna airport manager'

Tejashwi Threatens To Gherao CM Residence If Assembly Session Truncated

Jan 10, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Yadav said if the upcoming session was shortened 'we will boycott it and gherao the residences of the Chief Minister and the deputy CMs'.

Anti-Farm Bill: Thousands Of Protestors In Patna March To Governor's House, Lathicharged

The march started from the Gandhi Maidan and the police blocked the protest at Dak Bungalow Chowk, using barricades and batons.

23 December, 2020

3 Bihar Judicial Officers Caught In A Nepal Hotel With Women, Dismissed From Service


They were released later on though the matter came to light when it was reported in a Nepalese newspaper.

17 December, 2020

JD(U) Throws Hat In The West Bengal Assembly Polls Race


The party is looking to contest at least 75 seats in the elections

16 December, 2020

Five Afghans Held In Bihar With 'Forged' Citizenship Documents


Police sources said there were apprehensions that the foreign nationals could be 'Pakistani infiltrators'

07 December, 2020

Sushil Kumar Modi Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha From Bihar


Sushil Modi was declared elected unopposed on the last date for withdrawal of nomination papers.

30 November, 2020

Centre Should Tell Farmers New Laws Won't Affect MSPs, Procurement: Nitish Kumar


Bihar CM sought to clear misconceptions over the farm legislation that allows sale of produce outside APMC mandis

26 November, 2020

Jharkhand Government Orders Probe Into Lalu Yadav's ‘Poaching’ Audio Clip


The jail IG said he ordered an inquiry after himself hearing the purported audio clip of the conversation between Prasad and the legislator.


26 November, 2020

RJD Left Embarrassed As Lalu’s Audio Clip, Enticing BJP MLA, Goes Viral


The purported call from Lalu, who is at Ranchi, serving sentences in a number of fodder scam cases, to Pirpainti MLA Lalan Paswan appears to have been made on Tuesday

25 November, 2020

CBI Opposes Lalu Prasad’s Bail In Dumka Treasury Case


Lalu Prasad's lawyers claimed that he has completed half of his sentence in judicial custody in the case.

25 November, 2020

Lalu Prasad Trying To Poach NDA MLAs In Bihar, Alleges Sushil Modi


The RJD supremo is in Ranchi, where he has been sentenced by a special CBI court in a number of fodder scam cases.

19 November, 2020

Jitan Ram Manjhi Sworn In As Pro-Tem Speaker Of Bihar Assembly


A five-day inaugural session of the newly constituted assembly is scheduled to commence on November 23.

18 November, 2020

Bihari NRIs Congratulate Nitish Kumar, Offer Help In Development Of State


A group of Indian Americans from Bihar on Tuesday urged the chief minister to identify education, health and industrialisation as focus areas of his government for the next five years.

17 November, 2020

First Cabinet Meet Of New Bihar Govt Approves 5-day Legislature Session


The state cabinet will convene the legislative council session from November 23 to November 27, officials said.


15 November, 2020

'Nobody Can Take Away My Post as Worker,' Says Sushil Modi Amid Speculation Over Bihar Dy CM's Post


Sushil Modi has been the deputy chief minister of Bihar since 2005 and is known to share a healthy rapport with Nitish Kumar.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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