The central government has awarded contacts worth Rs 1,050 crore to develop sewage treatment infrastructure in Patna to curb the contamination of the Ganga river stretch.
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IL&FS Engineering has bagged a Rs 165-crore pipeline-laying contract from GAIL. The company is attempting to maintain margins of around 12-13 percent for the pipeline which goes across Patna, Gaya and Dobhi, according to IL&FS management.
Baba Ramdev‘s Patanjali Ayurved is betting big in the packaged rice space. It has plans to take on established players like LT Foods, Kohinoor and KRBL in the packaged rice segment with an aim of hitting Rs 1000 crore by next year.
The Reserve Bank today announced the launch of the September round of inflation expectations survey of households covering 18 cities across the country.
BRICS Policy Planning dialogue successfully concluded here today with fruitful exchanges of strategic assessments of international situation and the regional situation of each member country.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today approved rehabilitation of four-lane 5.575-km long Mahatma Gandhi Setu in Patna at an estimated cost of Rs 1,742 crore.
India has four cities namely, Gwalior, Raipur, Patna and Allahabad among top 10 polluted countries in the world. Delhi, which was the most polluted city in 2014, now ranks No. 11 on the list released by WHO.
"Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan (which have signed MoUs for UDAY) are BJP states. Now, the largest state of the country - Uttar Pradesh -- which is not a BJP state has signed MoU today.
As per the five-year plan, the government will allocate Rs 200 crore this year and follow up with Rs 100 crore every year for remaining four years. The cities will be developed to provide world class infrastructure, sustainable environment and smart solutions.
Pawan Agarwal of DB Corp said the Bihar business was doing well and the company was maintaining its leadership position in the Patna newspaper market.
Rishabh Sethi, ED, SPML said the company‘s total order book currently stands at around Rs 6000 crore. Its order inflow in FY14 stood at Rs 3500 crore, Sethi said. The company is currently focusing on water and power sectors.
Narendra Modi, the star attraction of the rally, is believed to be on terrorists' hitlist for a long time and therefore, better security with restricted entry and full frisking arrangements could have been made.
According to Girish Agarwaal, the company posted a 17 percent growth this quarter and is likely to continue with the same. He believes business expansion, new launches will help the company continue growing.
Meanwhile, the driver of the train has been critically injured after being beaten up by angry locals. The agitating mob also set the Rajya Rani Express and another train on fire
Around 60 years ago, Samprada Singh started his working life at a medical store in Patna. Today, he is the owner of Rs 2500 crore Alkem Laboratories which is among the top 10 pharma companies in India.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday sacked all 11 BJP ministers in his Cabinet following the JD(U)-BJP split. Nitish had told Governor DY Patil that he wanted all the ministers sacked as they had stopped attending office.
The 17-year-old BJP-JD(U) association ended on Sunday. The decision was taken at a Janata Dal United meet, which was called at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's residence in Patna.
As the Janata Dal (United) prepares to split from the Bharatiya Janata Party in Bihar, sources said a strongly-worded resolution will be read out on Sunday to break the 17-year-old alliance.
The 17-year-old BJP-JD(U) association is set to end on Sunday. Top Janata Dal (United) leaders will meet at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's residence in Patna in the afternoon to take a decision on their alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Bangalore-based realty major Puravankara Projects is looking to expand footprint in the rest of the country, mainly in the western and northern regions, a senior company official said here today.
At least 17 people were killed and many others injured in a stampede today at Adalatghat here on the bank of river Ganga during Chhath puja. The stampede occurred when panicked devotees rushed for safety after a make-shift bridge caved in at the ghat.
Lakhs of devotees, a majority of them women, offered 'arghya' to the Sun God on Monday in various water bodies across Bihar on the third day of the Chhath festival.
Veteran BJP leader Kailashpati Mishra died today after prolonged illness, party sources said at Patna.
Capitalising on the political flux at the Centre, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has promised support to any party that grants the state a special status. And to add on to pressure, he will be embarking on a statewide roadshow on Monday.