“Pehchaan” Street Play at Patna Central Mall

“Pehchaan” Street Play at Patna Central Mall

October, Patna: The crowd of the Patna Central Mall were arrested by the sight of two boys acting as a transgender and clapping around. They stood fixed by the amazing play written and directed by Nihal kumar Dutta, a third year Mass Communication student. Pehchaan was organized by Xavier’s Theatre club of St. Xavier’s College […]

Medal brought the festive environment at my home: Aarushi Jaiswal

Medal brought the festive environment at my home: Aarushi Jaiswal

Aarushi Jaiswal, student of St. Xavier’s college of Mgmt. & Tech. (SXCMT) from department of mass communication was facilitated with gold medal by Aryabhatta Knowledge University (AKU) for her excellence in academics. She scored 8.62 CGPA. The convocation was held on September 28, at Bapu Sabhaghar of Samrat Ashok Convention Center, Patna. Lal ji Tandon, […]

Post Office gets Banking Rejig

Post Office gets Banking Rejig

September 1  (a Saturday, and therefore a holidsy!) saw a new banking facility  introduced. Actually effective from September 4, services of 38 branches of India Post Payment Bank (IPPB) and 152 access points will be made available.The branches and access points will function from post offices located at different places in the state. It is […]

Piped gas: 10 CNG Stations for Patna

Piped gas: 10 CNG Stations for Patna

Bihar is set to get the supply of natural gas from the Jagdishpur-Haldia gas pipeline which is being extended till Odisha. The project entails laying 2655-km of gas pipeline that will touch Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Bengal and Odisha. Around 490km of main pipeline has to be laid in Bihar for supplying gas to the […]

Additional Subsidy to farmers for micro-irrigation

Additional Subsidy to farmers for micro-irrigation

The Bihar government is planning to give additional subsidy to farmers over what they are entitled to from the Central government. It is done to promote micro-irrigation methods like drip and sprinkler irrigation. The central’s scheme  Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (micro irrigation) gives 55 per cent subsidy to marginal farmers (those having land holding […]

Patna University teachers going on mass leave

Patna University teachers going on mass leave

Sir, Teachers and non-teaching staff of Patna University have vowed to go on mass casual leave on Saturday demanding implementation of seventh pay commission scale despite vice-chancellor Rash Bihari Prasad Singh appealing to them to not go ahead with the agitation. Around 300 teachers and an equal number of non-teaching employees will go on mass […]

High Court to speed up the trial of Muzaffarpur shelter-home case

High Court to speed up the trial of Muzaffarpur shelter-home case

Patna High court on Monday started monitoring the Muzaffarpur shelter home case.A bench comprising Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice Rajiv Ranjan Prasad, taking on its own based on media reports, sent a notice to the CBI, asking it to give a detailed reply in two weeks on the progress made in the investigation into […]

The Kiki Challenge and World Youth Day

The Kiki Challenge and World Youth Day

Youth are the pillars of the nation’s development and prosperity, they are considered  the future of the nation but the future of the nation is busy in doing the “Kiki challenge”. The Kiki challenge requires the participant to alight from a moving car dance to the song and then climb back into the car. This […]

Petition against compulsory sacramental confession, dismissed by HC

Petition against compulsory sacramental confession, dismissed by HC

The sacrament of confession also called the sacrament of reconciliation is one of the fundamental practices and sacraments of the Catholic Faith, and no government that abides by the Constitution of India can interfere with this. In the midst of increasing interference and a sustained campaign by certain mischievous and vocal elements, this latest ‘petition’ […]

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