Top Model with Patna Connect

Top Model with Patna Connect

Sir, India’s Next Top Model is an adaptation of the TV reality show America’s Next Top Model. The show was judged by celebrity photographer Daboo Ratnani and Model-Actress Lisa Haydon. The contests were groomed by Neerja Gaba and mentored a VJ- Actress Anshu Dandekar. The show started with 13 faces competing for the title among which […]

My experience of Mother Teresa’s Work

My experience of Mother Teresa’s Work

It is splendid that Blessed Mother Teresa was canonized as the Saint Teresa of Calcutta by Pope Francis on 4th September 2016. We know that she was already a living saint during her life time on earth. She had a special heart for the poorest of the poor and the downtrodden. She served them with […]

Hamid Ansari should have taken longer route on Patna visit!

Hamid Ansari should have taken longer route on Patna visit!

Sir Just this morning ( 9th September) India’s Vice President Muhammad Hamid Ansari came to Patna for gracing the 90th silver jubilee of BCCI (Bihar Chamber of Commerce and Industries) and had also visited  St. Michael’s School to interact with the students.  The streets of Bailey Road, Frazer Road, Kurji, Digha- Aashiyana were included in […]

Power thrashing street vendors?

Power thrashing street vendors?

Sir, In this busy and fast life, everyone is in the race of earning more and more. People are turn to different profession as per their interest and talent, to earn their livelihood. Vending is a well known profession as well as an integral part of our society. In Patna, we can see many street […]

Bihar: Runner up in Women’s kidnapping?

Bihar: Runner up in Women’s kidnapping?

Sir, The latest report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) on  has placed Bihar in the eleventh position among the states and Union Territories in terms of crime against women and the state was at eighth position in 2014. According to the data, in 2015, there were 13,891 cases of crime against women reported […]

Safe in the city?

Safe in the city?

Sir, Every time when you go through a newspaper or shuffle through news channels, you will find one or two barbaric rape incidents flashing on screen. The story of victim living traumatized and the perpetrator living unaffected. The recent rape incidents in Bihar includes Motihari dragged and rape incident of a 21-year-old woman, the rape […]

Skirting the issue

Skirting the issue

Sir Recently there was a story in various media that  India’s tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma had advised the foreign women tourists not to wear skirts and skimpy dresses in India and he had also added that they should not go out alone and should take the picture of cab they are using and send it to […]

Why Xaverians March for ‘Akeli’

Why Xaverians March for ‘Akeli’

Sir, This is to inform you that the students of BMC department of St. Xavier’s College of Management  Technology, Digha Patna have initiated a candle march on Saturday  27th  August at 6:00 PM from St Xavier’s School, Gandhi Maidan to Gandhi Statue to support Akeli(the 12 year old rape victim who is being denied justice), together with […]

Why the attacks on Bihar’s Doctors ?

Why the attacks on Bihar’s Doctors ?

Sir, While the doctors’ associations cry foul, and blame ‘Jungle raj’ in Bihar, the sick had a harrowing day when the one-day strike called by the state branch of Indian Medical Association and Bihar State Health Services Association (BSHSA) to protest hit medical services across the state. But the doctors here have a point. Doctors […]

Film festival boosts Lifestyle

Film festival boosts Lifestyle

Sir, The Chief Justice of Patna High Court, Iqbal Ahmed Ansari, inaugurated the three-day Bihar International Film Festival on Friday. Several students thronged to the venue. The festival has been organised by the Bihar State Film Development and Finance Corporation Limited. Justice Iqbal in his inaugural address said films are the most powerful and effective […]

Aadhar: A Satanic Card?

Aadhar: A Satanic Card?

Sir There is a lot of noise Meghalaya against making the Aadhar card mandatory and linking it with government schemes. On the one hand, linking the Aadhar Card to the various government schemes is seen as a way to stop corruption. But what several local leaders in Shillong are saying is this: the Aadhar card […]

Where is our humanity?

Where is our humanity?

Sir, Delhi is the capital of India and one of the oldest cities in the world having rich cultural and architectural history. A well known Hindi phrase describes Delhi as “dilwalo ka shahar” meaning people living here are good at heart. It is considered as the heart of India. People from all over the place […]