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Patna University

‘PM rejected my plea 2 yrs ago’: Nitish Kumar on central status for Patna University

The Chief Minister said Bihar is the land of scholars like Aryabhatta and Chanakya ancient seats of learning like Nalanda.

05 Aug 2019 9:11 AM

Patna University to get central university status, if Congress voted to power: Rahul

Rahul promised a guaranteed minimum income to the poor if the Congress comes to power following the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

03 Feb 2019 5:47 PM

Japan tour by Nitish Kumar futile, says Tejashwi Yadav

The JD (U) reacted strongly to the statement and said that the sole aim of the tour is to urge the economic superpower to invest in Bihar.

23 Feb 2018 5:24 AM

Modi, Nitish fooling Bihar's people by not according central status to Patna varsity: Lalu

Prasad had served as president of PU students' union that provided vital support to the anti-Congress Jay Prakash Narayan movement in 1974.

15 Oct 2017 3:34 PM

Will ensure our varsities are among the best in the world, says Modi

Modi instead announced his plan to promote excellence in universities by providing Rs 10,000 crore to 20 varsities.

15 Oct 2017 2:23 AM


Will ensure our varsities are among the best in the world, Modi says in Patna

Modi said that the Govt intends to provide Rs 10,000 crore to 20 varsities to ensure that they are counted among the best in the world.

14 Oct 2017 3:10 PM

Shatrughan Sinha to skip PM Modi’s Patna event

This would be his first visit to Bihar after chief minister Nitish Kumar returned to NDA and formed a government.

14 Oct 2017 12:49 AM

Rajiv Mehrishi retires, Gauba is home secretary

A 1982-batch IAS officer of Jharkhand cadre, 58-year-old Gauba will have a fixed two-year tenure in the sensitive post, a home ministry official said.

01 Sep 2017 1:06 AM