Rice production doubles in Bihar

Bihar, which is giving top priority to development of agriculture, the mainstay of its economy, witnessed record rice production in 2011-12 at 67.5 lakh tonne, as against 31.0 lakh tonne in 2010-11.

Biharis in Canada celebrate Bihar Diwas

Das thanked Bihar Foundation for encouraging NRBs to celebrate the foundation day of Bihar. “This surely gives us a sense of belonging to the land where we were born,” he added.

Bihar to build world’s largest Hindu temple

“The Virat Angkor Wat Ram temple will be the world’s largest Hindu temple — bigger in size, shape and height than the Angkor Wat of Cambodia”, Acharya Kishore Kunal, secretary of the Mahavir Mandir Trust said.