#Bihar

19 Feburary.Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
Lalu Prasad Yadav was serving four-year jail term. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Lalu Yadav is undergoing treatment for serious ailments at AIIMS Hospital in Delhi
  • He has been serving time in the Birsa Munda Jail in Ranchi since 23 December 2017
  • In March 2018, Lalu was sentenced in the fourth fodder scam case to 14 years in jail and fined Rs 6 million

17 Feburary.Bihar, India
16.8 lakh students are set to appear for class 10 state board exams in Bihar. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • BSEB will be conducting class 10th board exams from February 17 
  • The exams be will taken in two shifts with one starting from 9:30, another from 1:45
  • The exams will be conducted across 38 districts and 1525 centers

16 Feburary.Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Former Governor of Bihar and Jharkhand M Rama Jois died in Bengaluru. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@drashwathcn)

  • A former Rajya Sabha MP, the 88-year-old legal luminary was suffering from age related ailments
  • He was associated with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh from the beginning
  • Jois also served as the Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court

12 Feburary.Patna, Bihar, India
RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav has started a campaign to press the demand for the release of his ailing septuagenarian father Lalu Prasad from custody. (PTI File Photo)

  • Yadav, elder son of former Bihar CMs Lalu Prasad and Rabri Devi, marched to General Post Office in Patna on Thursday
  • He was with hundreds of supporters who carried bundles of postcards addressed to President
  • "We are here with lakhs of 'azadi patras' (petitions seeking freedom) in the interests of a socialist movement"

9 Feburary.Patna, Bihar, India
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar (left) greets BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain (centre) and state minister and founding President of Vikassheel Insaan Party Mukesh Sahni. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Sushant Singh Rajput's cousin, Neeraj Kumar Singh Babloo, took oath as a state minister on Tuesday
  • He is a BJP MLA from Chhatapur
  • BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain was also inducted into Nitish Kumar's cabinet

4 Feburary
(Picture credit: Unsplash/Sidhant)

1) The core of the kingdom was the area of Bihar South of the Gange

2) Its first capital was Rajagriha (modern Rajgir) and later it was Pataliputra (modern Patna)

3) The capital of Magadha was Girivraj (modern Rajgir, Bihar), which was covered by rings of mountains

27 January.Jamalpur, Bihar, India
Bihar BJP leader Azfar Shamsi was shot near Jamalpur College. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Azfar Shamsi was shot at by 2-3 people, the Superintendent of Police said
  • Shamsi, an associate professor, had a dispute with a fellow professor
  • The other professor was arrested

16 January.Darbhanga, Bihar, India
Jyoti Kumari belongs to a village in Darbhanga, Bihar. (Photo Credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • Jyoti Kumari will be propagating the central government's NAPDDR for 2018-2025 in Bihar
  • She became brand ambassador on Friday and received a cheque of Rs 50,000
  • She will visit schools and colleges to make youths aware of the ill effects of drugs, said Dayanidhan Pandey

15 January.Bihar, India
"Who are you supporting? I am asking you directly," Nitish Kumar asked the reporters.(Photo Credit: Twitter/NitishKumar)

  • Bihar CM Nitish Kumar angrily responded to reporters' questions in a press briefing
  • His video was tweeted by RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav's political advisor Sanjay Yadav
  • Tejashwi Yadav also reacted to Kumar's outburst

15 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
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Amazon Daily Quiz (January 15, 2021): Koilwar Bridge, officially Abdul Bari Bridge was recently opened to the public in which Indian state?