PMC to introduce anti-bribe helpline

PMC to introduce anti-bribe helpline

Patna: Good news for the residents of Patna now they can file complaints against any municipal official, who demands bribe or is involved in corruption. People can file complaints on the helpline number launched by the Patna Municipal Corporation. Deputy municipal commissioner Vishal Anand has confirmed the civic body’s new initiative. Residents can register their […]

Vertical Garden Now In Bihar

Vertical Garden Now In Bihar

Patna: The Bihar Rajya Pul Nirman Nigam Limited (BRPNNL) has begun executing a plan to equip the pillars of the city’s flyovers with vertical gardens consisting of air-purifying plants to curb air pollution. Nilgiri Publicity is the advertising company that is implementing the project in the guidance of BRPNNL. Pillar number 89 of Raja Bazaar flyover, […]

No Emergency Patient at AIIMS-Patna

No Emergency Patient at AIIMS-Patna

Patna:The trauma and emergency wing of All India Institute of Medical and Science (AIIMS) is a long-awaited facility because no trauma or emergency-related (e.g. accident) patient could be admitted. The technical fault in the trauma centre and emergency wing at AIIMS , has held the start of the services at the hospital. A mock drill […]

Muzaffarpur Shelter rapes: NCW for speedy trail

Muzaffarpur Shelter rapes: NCW for speedy trail

Patna: “Culprits are culprits. They have no political affiliation. They are criminals in the eyes of law. And the Muzaffarpur incident is no exception,” National Commission for Women (NCW) member Sushma Sahu has told local media that those found guilty of sexual abuse of girls in the Muzaffarpur short stay home case would not be spared […]

एक पेशे की कई कथाएं

एक पेशे की कई कथाएं

अनिशाबाद के अलीनगर कॉलोनी में, तेज़ कड़कड़ती धूप और भीषण गर्मी मे  मोहम्म्द इमरान अंसारी अपनी सिलाई मशीन लेकर  एक छोटा सा दुकान पर बैठा , कपड़े सिल रहा है । उसके  साथ अपने सपने भी  सिल रहा है । एक ही ख़्वाहिश है उनका की  वो  अपने बच्चे  को कामयाब पुलिस अफ़सर बनाये  ताकि […]

A stitch in time

A stitch in time

50 years old, Israel Shah, sits on the footpath of Digha market in his little shop. A son of a mason had studied up to 7th and dropped out to help his parents. He decided to be a tailor and apprenticed at a tailoring shop. He has been working as a tailor for 25 years, […]

Cobbler: The Real Hero

Cobbler: The Real Hero

We all know that there are different types of work done by the people from different backgrounds. Being a roadside cobbler is one of the toughest jobs that anyone can imagine. Sitting at one place for hours , day in and day out fighting with the weather, accepting all the changes which environment is creating, […]

फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट अब फास्ट नहीं रहा

फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट अब फास्ट नहीं रहा

पटना :फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट भी अब फास्ट नहीं रह गया है और वहां भी लंबित केसों की काफी संख्या है।  बिहार के 55 फास्ट ट्रैक कोर्ट में 22,616 मामले लंबित हैं। शराबबंदी के पहले जेलों की क्षमता में भी अपेक्षित वृद्धि नहीं की गयी।  वर्तमान में बिहार की जेलों की अधिकतम क्षमता 39,432 कैदियों की […]

Shelter homes in Bihar : a can of worms?

Shelter homes in Bihar : a can of worms?

Patna: It’s a crying shame! The very people entrusted to ‘protect’ the abandoned and at-risk girls in a state-approved shelter are now on trial for having sexually assaulted them. A member of the district protection unit meant to monitor homes for underprivileged children was sent to jail on Wednesday (June 6) on the charge of […]

MGC University, Bihar gets 10 percent land: Happy!

MGC University, Bihar  gets 10 percent land: Happy!

Motihari (Bihar): Mahatma Gandhi Central University of Bihar, now running out of a makeshift campus located on the premises of Zila school is set to get 33 acres for its ‘permanent campus’. It is only about 10 percent of what is needed.  According to the original plan, the university is to  be given 302 acres […]