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Gaping faculty crunch ails tech institutes

Gaping faculty crunch ails tech institutes

An acute shortage of faculty has hit technical institutions in . Figures released by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) show that the shortage was 23.53 per cent in the academic year 2015-16 and 27.73 per cent in 2016-17 in the state. What?s even more worrying is that […]

JD-U legislator likens Misa Bharati to ‘Shurpanakha‘

JD-U legislator likens Misa Bharati to ‘Shurpanakha‘

Patna: A leader of the ruling JD(U) in Bihar Sunday stirred a controversy by comparing Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad?s eldest daughter Misa Bharati to Shurpanakha, the sister of the demon king Ravana who was depicted as a seductress in the epic Ramayana. Ms Bharati?s brother Tej Pratap […]

Grand Alliance‘s first meeting on seat sharing at Tejashwi‘s house today

Grand Alliance‘s first meeting on seat sharing at Tejashwi‘s house today

Patna: The opposition Grand Alliance in Bihar is likely to hold its first formal deliberation on the upcoming Lok Sabha polls during a meeting on Monday at the residence of RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav here. The meeting is likely to be attended by all constituents of the ?Mahagathbandhan? that comprises […]

BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

GUWAHATI: BJP ally JD(U) on Saturday reiterated that it will oppose the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, when it is placed in the Parliament, arguing that the proposed legislation is detrimental to the identity of in particular and the northeast in general. JD(U) national general secretary Sanjay Verma told TOI that […]

Nitish Kumar‘s party must exit NDA to save itself: Congress

Nitish Kumar‘s party must exit NDA to save itself: Congress

Patna: With the Janata Dal (United) being firm in its opposition to a bill against Triple Talaq, the Congress on Friday said it was high time that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's party walked out of the BJP-led NDA or risk being wiped out from Bihar. Congress Legislature Party leader Sadanand […]