28.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

BIHAR Over Rs 2,700 cr grant for flood-affected Bihar, Gujarat The Centre today approved assistance of Rs 1,711 crore and Rs 1,055 for flood-affected Bihar and Gujarat respectively, according to an official statement. A decision in this regard was taken during a meeting of a High Level Committee (HLC) to decide on the grant. The panel is … Read more 28.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

25-26.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

BIHAR Gaya, Japan Buddhist unit may have ‘sister state’ ties   Japan’s Nara prefecture and Bihar’s Bodh Gaya may soon ink a ‘sister state twinning agreement’.   Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, currently on a four-day visit to the island nation in the Pacific Ocean.   Nara has more Unesco World Heritage listings than any other 46 prefectures in Japan. … Read more 25-26.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

21.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

BIHAR Nitish Kumar proposes ‘sister state’ agreement between Bihar, Japan prefecture   A “sister state” agreement between Bihar and Nara prefecture of Japan was today proposed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who is currently on a tour of the far eastern country.   Kumar, who has been in Japan since Monday, mooted the proposal during a … Read more 21.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

20.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

BIHAR Over 1.15 lakh arrested for violating liquor law   In less than two years since prohibition was implemented in the state, the Bihar government has created a record of sorts by arresting more than 1.15 lakh people for violating the liquor ban. The Shah Commission, which probed into excesses during Emergency, puts the number of people arrested between 25 … Read more 20.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

18.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs8

BIHAR Bihar cabinet clears setting up education finance corporation to disburse education loans   The Bihar Cabinet  gave its nod for setting up of a ‘Bihar State Education Finance Corporation’ in order to disburse loans for Student’s Credit Card (SCC) scheme in view of banks’ reluctance in doing it. The meeting chaired by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar gave green … Read more 18.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs8

17.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs

BIHAR State corporation to give education loan under credit card scheme   Miffed with the indifference of bankers towards the Bihar government’s ambitious students’ credit card (SCC) scheme, the state cabinet on Saturday gave its nod to the formation of a Bihar State Education Finance Corporation (BSEFC) for providing loan to students up to Rs 4 … Read more 17.02.18 Bihar (BPSC) Daily Current Affairs