Kosi Flood Relief

  • World Bank chairman on two-day visit to Bihar January 11, 2011

    Patna: World Bank chairman Robert B Zoellick would be on a two-day visit to Bihar from Wednesday on the occasion of signing of an agreement with Bihar government for a Rs 1000 crore soft loan for rebuilding areas affected by the 2008 Kosi floods. Chief Minister Nitish...
  • Nitish snubs Modi, returns flood relief money June 19, 2010

    Patna: The spat between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi turned ugly on Saturday. The Bihar government on Saturday returned Rs 5 crore, which was given by Gujarat for Kosi flood relief, just a few days after Nitish cancelled a dinner in hounour of Bharatiya...