Bihar is a state in eastern India. It is the 12th largest state in terms of geographical size at 38,202 sq mi and 3rd largest by population. Almost 58% of Biharis are below the age of 25, which is the highest proportion in India. Bihar lies mid-way between West Bengal in the east and Uttar Pradesh in the west. It is bounded by the country of Nepal to the north and by Jharkhand to the south. The Bihar plain is divided into two parts by the river Ganges which flows through the middle from west to east. Bihar has notified forest area of 6,764.14 km, which is 6.8% of its geographical area. Hindi and Urdu are the official languages of the state, while the majority of the people speak Angika, Bhojpuri, Magadhi, Maithili and Bajjika. In 2000, Bihar was divided into 2 parts, the Southern part known as Jharkhand. Ancient Bihar was a centre of power, learning and culture in...
Bobby Murder Case in the state of Bihar
Bobby, a girl who worked in the Bihar Secretariat was murdered in 1982, and several ministers in the then Congress Government of Jagannath Mishra were implicated. To bring the case to justice, the earlier ignored case was re-opened, and the dead more »
Abhilash Thadhani posted the Blog
on Apr 16, 2013 , 10:58 am
Nitish is just another politician.
The recent outburst of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar against Narendra Modi is nothing surprising. Nitish Kumar wants to eat his cake and take it too. He just wants to keep the Muslim lobby happy. The important question is why did Nitish Kumar not resign from his post after the 2002 riots if he felt Modi was behind it? As railway minister, Nitish Kumar did not even bother to order an inquiry in to the Sabarmati Express torching incident at Godhra. Perhaps Nitish Kumar is jealous of Narendra more »
Shashikant Nishant Sharma reported the Street-journo
on Apr 04, 2013 , 03:48 pm
Regional Music and Film Industry
Regional Film and music industry is booming and big production houses can reap a dividend if they enter it as soon as possible. From Tamil movies to Bhojpuri films and from Himachali music albums to Punjabi pops, regional movies and music industry more »
Is Nitish Kumar PM material?
I think Nitish Kumar can be an ideal as a future Prime minister of India. He is widely acclaimed for his speedy progress of Bihar in a short span of time. I feel Nitish Kumar can be an ideal candidate. And if someone like Narendra Modi could be more »