• East Delhi records 8.50% voting till 9.30 a.m. 12 May 2019 07:46 New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Amid brisk polling at most booths in the national Capital, some 8.50 per cent of East Delhi’s 16 lakh voters cast their votes in the first two hours of the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections on Sunday. More than 200 of the total …
  • 'Never use foul language for PM': Rajnath Singh 12 May 2019 03:46 He appealed people to work towards strengthening the institutions of the President and the Prime Minister. Rohtas: Amid the ongoing political slugfest over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi, Union Home Minister Rajnath …
  • I never use foul language against any PM: Rajnath Singh 12 May 2019 01:05 Singh appealed people to work towards strengthening the institutions of the President and the Prime Minister. Rohtas (Bihar): Amid the ongoing political slugfest over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi, Union home minister …
  • Never speak ill of any PM: Rajnath 11 May 2019 12:48 Rajnath appealed people to work towards strengthening the institutions of the President and the Prime Minister. Rohtas: Amid the ongoing political slugfest over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi, Union Home Minister …
  • Rajnath mocks Rahul Gandhi's promise to eradicate poverty through NYAY scheme 11 May 2019 12:08 Dehri-On-Sone (Rohtas): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday mocked Congress president Rahul Gandhi's promise to eradicate poverty through NYAY scheme, saying the grand old party right from days of Jawaharlal Nehru to Indira Gandhi and Rajiv …
  • Maoists turning land of revolutionary Birsa Munda into an opium belt 09 May 2019 06:54 Representative Image Torn apart by grinding poverty, a family of four in a Maoist stronghold in Jharkhand is barely able to hide its joy when a nine-year-old emerges muddied out of a dying pond with her catch: fish and snails. Unaware of the high notes of …
  • North East Delhi LS seat: Big names sparring over same old issues 08 May 2019 09:33 New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) A comparatively new Lok Sabha constituency, North East Delhi has big names in the race including actor-turned-politician and sitting MP Manoj Tiwari and three-time Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, while bad roads, overflowing …
  • Pakistan is not ready for a tourist influx 06 May 2019 11:26 Pakistan’s naturally exotic locations are among the best you will ever experience in your lifetime. They say that desperate times call for desperate measures. Pakistan is in an economic crunch at the moment, and with limited options available to bail …
  • Rohtas lone girls’ college in a state of utter neglect 27 Apr 2019 23:44
  • Steps initiated to protect 30 ‘vulnerable’ polling stations 23 Apr 2019 17:16 At 30 hamlets in Delhi, identified by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) as ‘vulnerable’, ‘critical’ polling stations will be set up, said officials on Monday. At these polling stations, special precautions will be taken to ensure smooth functioning, …
  • 1.427 crore eligible voters in Delhi, says CEO 22 Apr 2019 14:20 NEW DELHI: As many as 5.76 lakh voters have been added to the electoral roll in the last five-and-half-months taking the total number of eligible voters till date to 1.427 crore, Delhi's chief electoral officer (CEO) Ranbir Singh said on Monday. He …
  • Offbeat: From Berlin, with love 20 Apr 2019 06:42 On her second visit to Pakist­an, a German touris­t expres­ses her infatu­ation for the countr­y German tourist Sarah poses in front of an old building in Peshawar. PHOTOS: EXPRESS PESHAWAR: “If you want to witness the remains of some of history’s most …
  • Grievances: HC forces social welfare dept to act 19 Apr 2019 15:08 PATNA: After facing Patna high court’s criticism twice within a week for lackadaisical behaviour of officers, social welfare department on Thursday issued direction to all district programme officers (DPO) and child development project officers (CDPO) to …
  • Rohtas SP accuses Sasaram DSP of armchair supervision 13 Apr 2019 23:47
  • Stocks in the news: HDFC Bank, M&M, Omaxe, TCS, Panacea Biotec and Hotel Leelaventure 10 Apr 2019 04:11 NEW DLEHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 36.50 points, or 0.31 per cent, lower at 11,713.50, indicating a negative start for the Nifty50. Here is a list of stocks which may buzz the most n today's trade: HDFC Bank: Private equity …
  • NCLAT bars promoter firm from pledging Omaxe shares 09 Apr 2019 14:27 New Delhi, Apr 9 () Omaxe promoter entity Guild Builders has been restricted from further pledging of its shares in the realty firm as the NCLAT Tuesday modified the order passed by the NCLT in a dispute between the company's CMD Rohtas Goel and his …
  • Plan ready to promote social, cultural activities, says minister 08 Apr 2019 02:57 JHELUM: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry has said that since Pakistan has recovered from terrorism, the government has now devised a plan to promote social and cultural activities across the country by arranging cultural …
  • Pakistan to become hub of tourism: Fawad 07 Apr 2019 18:32 JEHLUM: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Sunday said due to multiple initiatives taken by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, the country would become the hub of tourism. Addressing a ceremony held in …
  • ‘I too will go to Jhelum’: Jhelum and Alexander! Of course you’ve heard it all. 02 Apr 2019 04:08 ‘I too will go to Jhelum’: Jhelum and Alexander! Of course you’ve heard it all. It may have been Alexanders’ horses name; a hoofmark in a concoction of ancient Greek words; cool waters....and surely you know that Alexander aka Sikander e Azam was a pious …
  • Shah to address rally at Aurangabad today 28 Mar 2019 22:58 AURANGABAD: BJP president Amit Shah will address an election rally at Aurangabad on Friday to seek support for party’s candidate Sushil Kumar Singh. This will be Shah’s first public meeting in the state after declaration of Lok Sabha poll dates. Four seats …
  • Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis - Lahore 26 Mar 2019 10:14 Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis ISLAMABAD: Pakistani inmates of a Greek prison who were crew of a detained ship won the hearts of their fellow Indian mates through their emotional support and kind conduct towards them. They have …
  • Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis - Pindi 26 Mar 2019 10:13 Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis ISLAMABAD: Pakistani inmates of a Greek prison who were crew of a detained ship won the hearts of their fellow Indian mates through their emotional support and kind conduct towards them. They have …
  • Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis 26 Mar 2019 04:30 Indians in Greek jail all praise for fellow Pakistanis ISLAMABAD: Pakistani inmates of a Greek prison who were crew of a detained ship won the hearts of their fellow Indian mates through their emotional support and kind conduct towards them. They have …
  • 5 Indian sailors reach Mumbai after spending 13 months in Greek jail - India News 25 Mar 2019 02:24 Five Indians, who spent over 14 months in a Greek jail after their cargo ship was detained on charges of carrying explosive material on board, arrived in Mumbai on Sunday morning. MV Andromeda was detained by the Greek Coast Guard on January 9, 2018. …
  • Five Indian sailors return home after 14 months in Greek jail 24 Mar 2019 18:32 MUMBAI: Five Indians, who spent over 14 months in a Greek jail after their cargo ship was detained on charges of carrying explosive material on board, arrived in Mumbai on Sunday morning. MV Andromeda was detained by the Greek Coast Guard on January 9, …
  • ‘Improve amenities at polling booths’ 24 Mar 2019 07:08 PATNA: Electoral offices in different districts and the departments concerned involved in the poll process are taking various steps to ensure that the polling booths, especially the government schools, look better and have all the basic facilities for the …
  • Security forces put on alert to tackle Maoist violence 22 Mar 2019 22:52 PATNA: Though the number of Maoist-hit districts in the state has reduced from 23 in 2014 Lok Sabha election to 16 now, the Election Commission of India (ECI) is leaving no stone unturned to tackle any move of the rebel outfit to disrupt polls. Patna, …
  • Strategies devised to upgrade water storage 22 Mar 2019 09:30 Strategies devised to upgrade water storage LAHORE : As the comity of nations is all set to celebrate ‘World Water Day’ on March 22 to create awareness about conservation and prudent use of water, focus being diverted on a series of measures for bolstering …
  • Better halves launch poll campaign as hubbies ‘busy’ 17 Mar 2019 23:50 PATNA: Wives of many prospective Lok Sabha candidates have launched electioneering in absence of their husbands, much before the official announcement of candidates by respective parties. For instance, Snehlata, wife of former Union minister and RLSP chief …
  • Caught stealing rice, gang kills mill owner 14 Mar 2019 04:31 SASARAM/PATNA: A rice mill owner and his friend were killed by a gang of miscreants who tied their hands and feet with a rope and drowned them in a roadside ditch in Rohtas district late on Tuesday night. The bodies of Manik Chand Sah, 45, and Gopal …
  • Two drowned in canal in Bihar 13 Mar 2019 12:17 Patna, March 13 (IANS) A rice mill owner and one of his employees drowned after they were thrown into a canal by unidentified people in Bihar’s Rohtas district, police said on Wednesday. Manikchandra Gupta, 45, owner of Khushbu Rice Mill, and his employee …
  • As polls approach, canine cops to sniff out alcohol smugglers in Bihar  11 Mar 2019 05:00 Express News Service PATNA: With the election dates announced, authorities in Bihar have already engaged trained liquor sniffer dogs to prevent smuggling in the state.Twenty sniffer dogs have been inducted and assigned to ‘critical’ districts to be …
  • Detailing the history of Indian Civil Services 10 Mar 2019 04:26 'The Steel Frame: A History of the IAS' was released at a function held at India International Centre. Published by Roli Books, the book talks about the development and role of the Indian Civil Service since its inception. The book was released by …
  • Thousands throng three-day event celebrating the best of arts, literature 07 Mar 2019 17:55 Thousands throng three-day event celebrating the best of arts, literature LAHORE: The seventh edition of the annual Lahore Literary Festival held over three days, February 22-24, at Lahore’s iconic Alhamra Arts Centre drew a crowd of over 57,000 festival- …
  • Celebratory gunshots kill two in Bihar 05 Mar 2019 07:54 By: Ramashankar PATNA: A band party member and a student were killed while a dancer was injured in three separate incidents of celebratory firing in the state Sunday night. Reports said a bullet hit one Dharmendra Ram (35) when he was performing during a …
  • BSEB Matric exam 2019: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held 01 Mar 2019 09:39 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • BSEB: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held in Matric exam 28 Feb 2019 16:45 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • BSP will not join Grand Alliance in Bihar 25 Feb 2019 08:55 Patna, Feb 25 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is likely to contest alone in Bihar for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, as party leaders hinted it will not be a part of the opposition’s Grand Alliance. BSP’s Bihar in-charge Lalji Medhkar said the BSP …
  • Bihar govt transfers 17 IAS officials 19 Feb 2019 21:32 PATNA: The state government has transferred 17 IAS officials, including the divisional commissioners of Koshi and Saran, late Monday night. Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) secretary Vandana Kini was appointed divisional commissioner of Bhagalpur, …
  • Bihar government transfers 17 IAS officials, two given additional charge 19 Feb 2019 13:28 PATNA: The state government on late Monday night transferred 17 IAS official while two IAS officials were given additional charge. Bhagalpur, Koshi, Purnia, Saran and Tirhut divisions got new commissioners in the reshuffling. Bihar Human Rights Commission …
  • Patna City Gas Distribution network inaugurated 19 Feb 2019 07:08 Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today dedicated to the Nation the first phase of the Jagdishpur - Haldia & Bokaro - Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline Project (JHBDPL), popularly known as 'Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga', and inaugurated the …
  • Daudnagar-Nasriganj bridge opens to public 16 Feb 2019 20:48 PATNA: A three-km long road bridge on Sone river between Daudnagar in Aurangabad district and Nasriganj in Rohtas district was on Saturday formally declared opened to public by the state’s road construction department after CM Nitish Kumar decided to …
  • NCLT issues contempt notice to Omaxe CMD Rohtas Goel 13 Dec 2018 18:19 New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Real estate firm Omaxe Group’s second-largest promoter, Sunil Goel, on Thursday said that the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) Delhi has issued a contempt of court notice to Rohtas Goel and other directors of Buildwell Builders …
  • Omaxe chairman Rohtas Goel dragged to NCLT by younger brother 22 Sep 2018 05:48 New Delhi, Sep 21 () Realty group Omaxe and its chairman Rohtas Goel have been dragged to the National Company Law Tribunal by his younger brother Sunil Goel, alleging mismanagement into the affairs of the company. Sunil Goel, who was removed as a joint …
  • Two thrashed in Rohtas for carrying ‘beef’ 13 Sep 2018 21:05
  • Bihar: Man trying to loot money from railway employees beaten to death in Rohtas 11 Sep 2018 18:34 Representative Image A 20-year-old man was allegedly beaten to death by an agitated mob on Tuesday after he and his two accomplices allegedly tried to loot more than Rs 24 lakh from the railway employees in Bihar's Rohtas district. This is the third …
  • Girl ‘raped’, killed in Rohtas 22 Aug 2018 21:18
  • Education boon for children of Rohtas sex workers 21 Aug 2018 21:59
  • Rohtas trader killed in road rage incident 31 Jul 2018 05:05
  • Eight held in Bihar's Rohtas for ‘anti-national’ song 19 Jun 2018 04:58
  • 8 held in Rohtas for ‘anti-national’ song 18 Jun 2018 23:36 Patna: Rohtas police on Sunday arrested eight persons for dancing to an ‘anti-national’ and pro-Pakistan song in Darzi Mohallah under the Nasariganj police station area in the district. Police swung into action after a video of the song and dance went …
  • Eight People Arrested For Playing Anti-National Song In Bihar's Rohtas 18 Jun 2018 20:50 The police on Monday arrested eight persons, including five minors, for allegedly playing anti-national song, usually sung by Pakistani Mujahids, on the eve of Eid, in Bihar's Rohtas district, a senior police officer said. A video had gone viral on …
  • Eight arrested for playing anti-national song in Rohtas 18 Jun 2018 15:19 ROHTAS: Police on Monday arrested eight persons, including five minors, for allegedly playing an anti-national song which is usually sung by Pakistani Mujahids, on the eve of Eid in Bihar's Rohtas district, according to a senior police official. A …
  • Mines department hand in glove with sand mafia: Rohtas SP 13 Jun 2018 09:19
  • Mines dept hand in glove with sand mafia: Rohtas SP 12 Jun 2018 21:13
  • Six people sitting atop a bus electrocuted in Bihar's Rohtas 02 May 2018 09:43 At least six persons, who were sitting atop a bus, got electrocuted in Chenari area of Bihar’s Rohtas. All six persons were admitted to hospital for treatment. Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
  • Two minor girls raped in Naugachia, Rohtas districts 21 Apr 2018 20:36
  • Six-year-old raped in Rohtas, villagers demand speedy trial 11 Apr 2018 20:34
  • Seized vehicles vanish in Rohtas 11 Mar 2018 19:39 Patna: More than 50 vehicles allegedly used for transporting illegally mined sand and impounded by mining department officials have "disappeared" in Rohtas, The Telegraph has learnt. Altogether 53 trucks and tractors, mostly bearing Uttar Pradesh …
  • Rs 4.23L bank heist in Rohtas loot bid fails in Begusarai ditrict 30 Jan 2018 22:13
  • Priest shot dead in Rohtas 19 Jan 2018 21:18 Patna: A group of armed criminals shot dead a 25-year-old priest at Sakra village under the jurisdiction of Dehri town police station in Rohtas, triggering protest in the sub-divisional town on Friday. Police said the assailants fired at Praveen Ravidas…
  • Rohtas cops foil mass suicide bid 31 Dec 2017 19:40 Patna: Rohtas police on Sunday took two workers of a shut-down cement factory into custody and foiled their attempt to immolate themselves in front of the main gate of the factory in protest against non-payment of salaries. Police said Lallu Paswan and …
  • Rohtas fails to become first ODF district in state 27 Dec 2017 21:19
  • Death in J&K, grief in Rohtas 19 Nov 2017 19:23 Patna: The Badladih village in Rohtas, around 125km southwest of Patna, broke into wails after news of Indian Air Force's Garud commando Jyoti Prakash Nirala's martyrdom in an anti-terror operation in Jammu and Kashmir reached on Sunday morning. …
  • Failed, Rohtas boy fights BSEB & wins 18 Nov 2017 10:07 PATNA: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has done it again. Close on the heels of wrongly flunking Saharsa's Priyanka Singh in Class XII finals of 2017, the state school exam board failed Dhananjay Kumar in Class X finals this year, showing him …
  • Godown shift notice to Rohtas LPG dealers 15 Nov 2017 19:10 Patna: Six LPG dealers of Rohtas district have been served showcause notices by the Dehri sub-divisional officer (SDO) for their failure to shift their godowns from densely populated localities. Taking cognisance of a report published in The Telegraph, …
  • Double trouble for Rohtas SHO 15 Nov 2017 11:06 Patna: Dharmendra Kumar, the Dehri Town police station house officer, has been show-caused by two of his senior officers for alleged connivance with the sand quarrying mafia in Rohtas district. Both the notices were issued on Sunday. One was issued by …
  • Rohtas DM asked to get dist ODF claim verified 13 Nov 2017 21:20
  • Rohtas DM asked to re-verify construction of toilets before making claim for ODF status 13 Nov 2017 17:24 PATNA: Perturbed by a series of reports about large-scale financial irregularities in the toilet construction scheme from different districts, the Bihar government on Monday asked the Rohtas district administration to get a third-party verification done in …
  • Rohtas hooch tragedy: 2 excise officials suspended 31 Oct 2017 10:08
  • Hooch kills 4 in Rohtas, SHO, 8 cops suspended 28 Oct 2017 22:36 Sasaram: At least four villagers died and four others fell ill, two of them seriously, after consuming illicit liquor at Danawar village under the Kachhawa police station area in Rohtas district on Friday evening. Bihar officially turned a dry state after …
  • Spurious liquor claims five in Rohtas 28 Oct 2017 20:52 Patna: At least five people died and four others were taken ill after consuming suspected spurious liquor in Rohtas district, around 140km southwest of Patna, late on Friday. The district administration, however, confirmed only four deaths. Tragedy struck …
  • Take stern action against guilty in Rohtas hooch tragedy: CM Nitish Kumar  28 Oct 2017 18:02 By: PTI | Patna | Published:October 28, 2017 10:27 pm Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar speaks at the Centenary Celebrations of Patna University, in Patna, Bihar on Saturday. PTI Photo (PTI10_14_2017_000072B) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on …
  • Tejashwi Yadav attacks Nitish govt over hooch tragedy in Rohtas district 28 Oct 2017 15:44 RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav attacked the Nitish Kumar government over the hooch tragedy in Bihar's Rohtas district, which has claimed four lives, and charged that the ban on sale and consumption of alcohol in the state was ‘only on paper’.  Speaking to …
  • Hooch tragedy claims four lives in Bihar's Rohtas, 12 cops suspended 28 Oct 2017 15:02 PATNA: Four persons died after consuming spurious liquor in Rohtas district of Bihar, following which twelve police personnel were placed under suspension today. A complete ban on sale and consumption of alcohol was imposed in the state in April last year. …
  • Bihar: 12 cops suspended after 5 deaths due to illicit liquor consumption in Rohtas 28 Oct 2017 14:28 In April last year, the Nitish Kumar government had imposed a complete ban on sale and consumption of alcohol in Bihar. At least 12 police personnel, including 5 officers, were suspended on Saturday nearly five people died after consuming illicit liquor in …
  • Two arrested in Rohtas hooch tragedy: DGP 28 Oct 2017 13:24 [India], Oct 28 (ANI): Two people have been arrested in connection with consumption of illicit liquor in Danwar village of Bihar's Rohtas district, Patna Director General of Police (DGP) P. K. Thakur said on Saturday. "We raided the house of the …
  • Tejashwi Yadav corners Bihar CM over Rohtas liquor deaths, 8 cops suspended 28 Oct 2017 11:38 [India], October 28 (ANI): Former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday slammed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the death of five people due to consuming illicit liquor. Eight policemen have so far been suspended in connection with the …
  • Five people die after consuming illicit liquor in Bihar's Rohtas district, 12 cops suspended 28 Oct 2017 10:28 PATNA: Five people died and three others were taken ill after consuming illicit liquor in Bihar’s southern Rohtas district on Saturday, exposing the production and sale of liquor in the state despite prohibition and prompting the suspension of 12 policemen …
  • Bihar: Five killed after consuming illicit liquor in Rohtas 28 Oct 2017 08:45 Image for representational purpose only. ROHTAS: At least five people were killed and four others were stated to be critical after consuming illicit liquor in Danwar village of Bihar’s Rohtas district. Shahabad Deputy Inspector General of Police Mohd …
  • Four dead in Bihar's Rohtas after consuming spurious liquor 28 Oct 2017 08:31 NEW DELHI: Four persons died and six others are in critical condition after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Bihar's Rohtas district on Friday. The deaths were reported at Kachhwa police station in Danwar village in Rohtas. Confirming the deaths, …
  • Four men lynched after extortion bid in Bihar's Rohtas 25 Oct 2017 05:38 The nearby shopkeepers, meanwhile, chased down the eight men and managed to catch four of them. (Source: Google map) Four of eight men who were trying to flee after firing shots at a cloth shop in Dawath block of Bihar’s Rohtas district, were lynched by a …
  • Villagers lynch four 'criminals' in Rohtas dist 24 Oct 2017 22:57 Sasaram: Four suspected criminals were beaten to death by the villagers at Kowath under the Dawath police station area of Rohtas district on Tuesday morning. One passerby Niranjan Chaudhary was injured in the firing. Sources said eight members of the gang …
  • 4 lynched in Bihar's Rohtas after failed extortion bid 24 Oct 2017 13:26 Press Trust of India, Sasaram (Bihar), Oct 24 2017, 18:26 IST Police said the mob caught four of the attackers and beat them up while the four others managed to escape. File photo A mob lynched four men in Bihar's Rohtas district today after they …
  • Cops rescue Rohtas businessman, recover Rs30 lakh ransom 18 Oct 2017 03:22
  • Lynching of two dalit brothers in Rohtas: IG to conduct probe 15 Jul 2017 08:44
  • Lynching of two dalit brothers in Rohtas:IG to conduct probe 14 Jul 2017 22:21 SASARAM: Dissatisfied with the inquiry report submitted by Rohtas police, the National Commission for Scheduled Castes has directed the IG (weaker section) of Bihar police to conduct a spot inquiry into the lynching of two Mahadalit brothers by locals at …
  • Suspected thieves lynched in Rohtas 29 Jun 2017 20:00
  • Rohtas power consumers upset with ‘arbitrary’ bills 27 Jun 2017 21:44 SASARAM: Consumers of South Bihar Power Distribution Company in the district are a harried lot as raiding parties are allegedly raising arbitrary bills and lodging FIRs of power theft which are later settled at almost half the amount. Power consumers in …
  • Rohtas treads close to hygiene crown 22 Jun 2017 21:23 Come July, Rohtas will be officially declared Bihar's first open defecation-free district. Rohtas district magistrate (DM) Animesh Kumar Parashar told The Telegraph on Thursday: "We will announce Rohtas open defecation-free in the next 15-20 days, …
  • Police seizes explosives and liquor in Bihar’s Rohtas district 21 May 2017 12:20 By: PTI | Dehri-on-sone | Published:May 21, 2017 5:43 pm Police on Sunday seized a consignment of explosives and liquor from a pick-up van from Mufassil police station area in Bihar’s Rohtas district, a police officer said. The police intercepted the pick- …
  • No taker of Rohtas admn bid to blast roads in hills 17 May 2017 22:55 SASARAM: The Rohtas district administration's plan to blast the approach roads leading to the Kaimur hills in order to check illegal stone quarrying has hit a stumbling block as it could not find anyone interested in the tenders floated last month for …
  • Illegal mining: Rohtas administration to blast roads 01 May 2017 08:16
  • Illegal mining: Rohtas admn to blast roads 30 Apr 2017 19:38
  • Rohtas: The king of forts 20 Mar 2017 22:44 The rising sun was reflecting in the car side mirror. I was parked at Babu Sabu exit of the motorway outside Lahore and waiting for Asif who had not taken my punctuality seriously. When he finally arrived, still more asleep than awake, we were already an …
  • Three ISIS posters found in Rohtas village in Bihar 19 Mar 2017 04:35
  • Three ISIS posters found in Rohtas village 18 Mar 2017 20:58 PATNA: Three posters carrying the name of ISIS and asking youths in Bihar to join the terror organisation were found pasted on electric poles at Maoist-infested Sikrauli Bihga village under Nauhatta police station in Rohtas district, around 150km from here …
  • ISIS poster found in Bihar's Rohtas district 18 Mar 2017 15:19 PATNA: A number of printed posters asking youths of Bihar to join dreaded international terrorist outfit Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has been found in the state’s southern Rohtas district, prompting police to issue a security alert and conduct a …
  • ISIS poster found in Bihar's Rohtas district 18 Mar 2017 12:33 DEHRI: A poster carrying the name ISIS asking youths in Bihar to join the terror organisation was found pasted on an electricity pillar in Rohtas district today, police said.     Sub Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) of Dehri, Mohammad Anwar Javed Ansari …
  • Paddy procurement under lens in Rohtas 06 Mar 2017 18:45
  • Election results 2019: Counting begins for 40 seats in Bihar 23 May 2019 04:24 Counting for 40 seats in Bihar began amid tight security at 33 counting centres on Thursday morning. All eyes in Bihar are focused on Begusarai, Patliputra, Patna Sahib, Arrah and Sasaram seats from where CPI candidate Kanhaiaya Kumar, Union Ministers and …
  • Kushwaha to be held responsible if any violence breaks out: ADG Kundan Krishan 23 May 2019 00:01 [India], May 22 (ANI): Former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha would be held responsible if any violence breaks out in the state after his statement that there would be bloodshed if EVMs were tampered, said Additional Director General of Police (ADG) Kundan …
  • Arrest warrant against Buxar LS candidate for displaying weapon at press meet 22 May 2019 22:25 [India], May 22 (ANI): The police on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Ramchandra Singh Yadav, former MLA and an independent candidate from Buxar Lok Sabha seat, for displaying his licensed weapon at his press meet here. A police team also raided …
  • Polling booths atop Kaimur hills after 17 years 17 May 2019 22:56
  • In Sasaram, it’s BJP vs Cong, but there’s an elephant in the room 17 May 2019 12:33 At the heart of Sasaram lies the tomb of Sher Shah Suri, the great medieval Afghan emperor who interrupted Mughal rule and who restored the Grand Trunk Road. On a torrid summer afternoon, barring a few young lovers fussing over each other in shaded corners …
  • Dvpt mocks at 8 govt schools atop Kaimur hills 29 Apr 2019 02:49
  • Development mocks at 8 government residential schools atop Kaimur hills 28 Apr 2019 23:35
  • Man on a mission to save lives by distributing helmets 24 Apr 2019 07:27 Express News Service The latest entrant to the ‘Justice League’ of Padman, Waterman, Spiderman, Mountain man and other such everyday heroes is the Helmet man! The Bihar-born Raghvendra Kumar, 32, a law graduate from Greater Noida’s Lloyd Law College has …
  • ‘Improve amenities at polling booths’ 24 Mar 2019 07:08 PATNA: Electoral offices in different districts and the departments concerned involved in the poll process are taking various steps to ensure that the polling booths, especially the government schools, look better and have all the basic facilities for the …
  • Administration yet to decide on polling atop Kaimur hills 15 Mar 2019 02:34
  • Caught stealing rice, gang kills mill owner 14 Mar 2019 04:31 SASARAM/PATNA: A rice mill owner and his friend were killed by a gang of miscreants who tied their hands and feet with a rope and drowned them in a roadside ditch in Rohtas district late on Tuesday night. The bodies of Manik Chand Sah, 45, and Gopal …
  • Celebratory gunshots kill two in Bihar 05 Mar 2019 07:54 By: Ramashankar PATNA: A band party member and a student were killed while a dancer was injured in three separate incidents of celebratory firing in the state Sunday night. Reports said a bullet hit one Dharmendra Ram (35) when he was performing during a …
  • BSEB Matric exam 2019: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held 01 Mar 2019 09:39 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • BSEB: 162 expelled, 56 impersonators held in Matric exam 28 Feb 2019 16:45 PATNA: The matriculation exam conducted by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) concluded peacefully on Thursday at 1,418 centres across the state with the examination of optional papers including home science, music and dance among others. The exam was …
  • Forest department for creation of new ecotourism wing 28 Feb 2019 00:59 PATNA: The state environment, forest and climate change department has recently sent a proposal to the government, seeking the creation of a separate ecotourism wing for promoting this sector and development of unexplored sites for tourists. According to …
  • BSP will not join Grand Alliance in Bihar 25 Feb 2019 08:55 Patna, Feb 25 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is likely to contest alone in Bihar for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, as party leaders hinted it will not be a part of the opposition’s Grand Alliance. BSP’s Bihar in-charge Lalji Medhkar said the BSP …
  • Patna City Gas Distribution network inaugurated 19 Feb 2019 07:08 Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today dedicated to the Nation the first phase of the Jagdishpur - Haldia & Bokaro - Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline Project (JHBDPL), popularly known as 'Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga', and inaugurated the …
  • 29 IPS officers shifted, Ajay new Patna traffic SP 19 Feb 2019 00:03 PATNA: The state government has transferred 29 IPS officers, including SPs of Bhojpur, Sitamarhi and Kaimur districts Monday night. SP (EOU) Ajay Kumar Pandey has been made Patna (traffic) SP, replacing Prakash Nath Mishra, who after promotion has been …
  • Cops recall how CBI sought Army’s help to arrest Lalu Prasad 04 Feb 2019 19:45 PATNA: The face-off between Centre and the state government in West Bengal on Sunday reminded some senior police officers of a 1997 incident when the CBI officers had sought the help of Army to arrest the then Bihar CM and RJD chief Lalu Prasad in the …
  • Teen’s death in Bihar: 4 held, 84 booked days after mob attacks cops, sets fire to police station 22 Jan 2019 15:42 The police in Kaimur, in southwestern Bihar, booked 84 people and arrested four (Representational) Three days after a crowd, protesting alleged police inaction in the case of a teen girl’s death, attacked six policemen and left two of them injured, …
  • Bihar: 6 cops injured in mob attack after death of teen 19 Jan 2019 00:43 Several vehicles were also torched by protestors. Six policemen were injured, a portion of a police station was burnt, and over a dozen vehicles were torched in Bihar’s Kaimur district on Friday after protests broke out following the death of an 18-year- …
  • Kaimur villagers torch police station, injure six policemen in protests over girl’s death 18 Jan 2019 17:37 As the police insisted on waiting for the postmortem report, the crowd got impatient and torched a portion of the police station. (Representational) Six policemen including a deputy superintendent of police were injured and a portion of Ramgarh police …
  • CBI registers cases against 6 more shelter homes in Bihar for abuse of inmates 17 Jan 2019 22:44 NEW DELHI: The CBI has registered six new cases related to alleged abuse of inmates in shelter homes in Bihar, taking the tally to nine, officials said Thursday. The cases have been registered on the basis of details given in the Tata Institute of Social …
  • CM launches irrigation projects in Kaimur 08 Jan 2019 20:00
  • Bihar CM to farmers: Stop stubble burning 17 Dec 2018 01:58 MOTIHARI: Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday asked the officials concerned to stop stubble burning in the state. “Like Punjab and Haryana, farmers in Bihar have also started burning stubble in the fields, which will not only harm them and environment, …
  • 268 med facilities asked to follow norms or shut down 14 Dec 2018 23:07 PATNA: Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) has issued ‘proposed direction for closure’ to 268 medical establishments in 10 different districts for violating norms for scientific storage, transportation and treatment of biomedical waste at the …
  • FIR against Gaya cops for gambling in barrack 12 Nov 2018 19:41 GAYA: Gaya policemen use a women’s barrack under construction as a gambling den. An FIR against four alleged gamblers, two of them in police service, was lodged in Rampur police station in this connection on Sunday. One of the accused is the son of a woman …
  • Bihar: Man shot dead by 3 gunmen in Kaimur 19 Oct 2018 14:30 — By PTI | Oct 19, 2018 06:22 pm Bhabhua: A man was shot dead by three gunmen in the early hours of Friday in Kaimur district, police said. The incident occurred near Gangapur school under the jurisdiction of Chainpur police station, the police said, …
  • Man Shot Dead By 3 Gunmen In Bihar 19 Oct 2018 13:13 They pumped three bullets into the man's chest and fled from the spot. (Representational) Bhabhua: A man was shot dead by three gunmen in the early hours of Friday in Kaimur district, police said. The incident occurred near Gangapur school under the …
  • Trainee Bihar officer shot dead 19 Oct 2018 08:50 Patna, Oct 19 (IANS) A trainee Bihar education officer posted here was shot dead on Friday by unidentified gunmen in Kaimur district, police said. Sanjay Singh, who was selected in the Bihar Public Service Commission, was on his way home when two …
  • Shaikh Akleem is ‘Sita’, Afzal Ansari is ‘Lord Shiva’ in this Bihar Ramlila 17 Oct 2018 06:50 Sato Awanti (Bihar), Oct 17 (IANS) For nearly four decades, Muslims in this Bihar village have been helping Hindus celebrate Dussehra and playing mythical characters in the Ramlila — a dramatic representation of the life of Lord Rama. The village is an …
  • India mother forced to sit between two train carriages while holding baby 16 Oct 2018 16:15 Shocking video shows mum cradling a newborn baby while sitting between two speeding train carriages A video has emerged of a mother and baby sitting between two carriages She holds on with one hand, with nothing to stop her falling onto the tracks  …
  • State govt declares 206 blocks in 23 districts drought-hit 16 Oct 2018 11:04 Patna: Bihar government on Monday declared 206 blocks in 23 districts as drought-hit. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by CM Nitish Kumar. The drought hit districts are Patna, Bhojpur, Buxar, Gaya, Nawada, Aurangabad, Saran, Siwan, Gopalganj, …
  • Village in cow bonanza as vigilantes stop truck 14 Oct 2018 06:05 Self-styled ‘cow protectors’ in Bihar state forced the driver to unload the bovines after assaulting him Patna: Villagers in Bihar walked away with dozens of cattle after suspected vigilantes intercepted a truck loaded with livestock and later freed them …
  • Drunk Kaimur SHO held, released on bail 04 Oct 2018 20:24
  • 'Rats' drinking seized booze in dry Bihar 04 Oct 2018 03:00 PATNA: Rats in dry Bihar have begun to drink so much that they might soon die in large numbers of liver cirrhosis. And they are absolutely indiscreet and indiscriminate about it, making no distinction between desi and IMFL, beer and brandy. Officials, from …
  • Who’s drinking seized booze in Bihar? Rats, of course 03 Oct 2018 19:56 PATNA: Rats in dry Bihar have begun to drink so much that they might soon die of liver cirrhosis. And they are indiscreet and indiscriminate about it, making no distinction between desi and IMFL, beer and brandy. Officials are pretty sure this is happening …
  • Rats once again blamed for gulping down seized alcohol in Bihar 02 Oct 2018 20:06 Reuters It seems rats are the biggest beneficiaries of alcohol prohibition in Bihar because if the authorities are to be believed, they have been blamed for guzzling seized liquor, again. When district administration officials descended on a godown in …
  • Bihar: Seized beer cans found empty in Bihar, officials blame rats 02 Oct 2018 18:01 — By PTI | Oct 02, 2018 08:32 pm Bhabhua: Nearly 200 beer cans, seized and kept inside a godown in Kaimur district, were found empty, with officials blaming the rats for it. The matter came to light on Monday when a drive was being carried out to destroy …
  • Rats Destroyed 11,584 Liquor Bottles, Claim Bihar District Officials 02 Oct 2018 17:23 The ban was imposed in Bihar by Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal-United government (Representational) Patna: When the authorities in Bihar's Kaimur district took stock of the liquor seized in the last two years, all they found were empty cans, apparently …
  • Rats guzzled 11,000 units of seized liquor in ‘dry’ Bihar, claim police 02 Oct 2018 17:04 As per an assessment over 11,000 units of liquor bottles seized during raids in last two years were kept inside the police storeroom. Patna: Rats have been blamed again for nibbling liquor bottle lids and guzzling alcohol in dry Bihar. Officials said that …
  • Rats gulped seized liquor claims Bihar police 02 Oct 2018 10:52 [India], Oct 2 (ANI): Authorities in Bihar's Kaimur district have blamed rats for gulping down seized liquor. The incident reportedly came to light yesterday when the authorities in the district opened the storeroom to destroy a total of 11,584 bottles …
  • Rats blamed again as liquor vanishes in Bihar 01 Oct 2018 14:36 Patna: Authorities in India’s Bihar state have once again accused marauding rats of guzzling liquor worth millions of rupees stored in police store rooms. According to officials, a total of 11,584 bottles were stored in police evidence rooms. The …
  • Black flags shown to BJP leaders in Bihar 30 Sep 2018 13:48 Patna, Sep 30 (IANS) Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi and two MPs of his party — Bihar BJP President Nityanand Rai and Bhojpuri actor turned politician Manoj Tiwari — were on Sunday shown black flags by Swarn Sena activists at different places …
  • Muzaffarpur, Bhojpur SPs among 7 cops transferred 29 Sep 2018 22:41 Patna: The state government has transferred Muzaffarpur SSP Harpreet Kaur within five months of her posting in the district. Her transfer to Samastipur as the SP is being attributed to the killing of former Muzaffarpur mayor Samir Kumar six days ago. …
  • Emotional reunion for Hindu, Muslim villagers 13 Sep 2018 19:37 PATNA: Members from the Hindu and Muslim community buried the hatchet and hugged each other in Bihar after a long spell of rivalry in a lovely gesture, giving much-needed relief to the local authorities. The emotional reunion took place on Wednesday when …
  • Man rescued 2 months after being kidnapped 08 Sep 2018 15:32 PATNA: Bihar police on Saturday safely rescued a cement trader from Muzaffarpur, who was kidnapped from Rewa in Madhya Pradesh almost two months back and police of Madhya Pradesh (MP) and Uttar Pradesh (UP) was continuously searching for him. The only tip- …
  • Bihar: Vigilance nabs ASI while accepting bribe of Rs 10,000 03 Sep 2018 14:40 By: PTI | Patna | Published: September 1, 2018 8:51:38 pm A resident of Tekari village had lodged a complaint with the vigilance bureau that Khan was demanding bribe of Rs 10,000 for helping him in a criminal case lodged with Mohania police station. ( …
  • HC slams Kaimur officials over forest land encroachments 28 Aug 2018 21:54
  • Forest land encroachment: Patna HC summons DM, SP and DFO of Nalanda, Kaimur 27 Aug 2018 11:40
  • Children battle hunger, isolation and verbal abuse at Bihar's adoption institutions: TISS 27 Aug 2018 11:40 NEW DELHI: Trapped in a world of silence, some children living in Bihar's Specialised Adoption Agencies don't speak at all because they have no one to talk to, reveals a TISS report that details instances of hunger, isolation and verbal abuse at …
  • SC upholds NGT order on eco-sensitive zone around Kaimur Wildlife Sanctuary 26 Aug 2018 15:17 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: August 26, 2018 7:56:41 pm In October last year, the tribunal junked a plea filed by an NGO on the ground that objections and suggestions were considered by the expert committee for declaration of one-km eco-sensitive zone …
  • Children battle hunger isolation, verbal abuse at Bihar's adoption centre: report 26 Aug 2018 08:26 Specialised Adoption Agencies are homes established by government to house abandoned, surrendered and missing children in the 0-6 age group. New Delhi: Trapped in a world of silence, some children living in Bihar's Specialised Adoption Agencies don…
  • Malala Fund cuts aid to care homes under cloud 24 Aug 2018 12:12 State government left red-faced by charity’s move coming hot on heels of damning social audit reports Patna: The Malala Fund, a non-profit organisation set up by the youngest Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, has suspended aid to two non-government …
  • Malala Fund suspends grant to 2 Bihar shelter homes after child abuse incidents 22 Aug 2018 13:06 New Delhi: The Malala Fund on Wednesday said it is suspending its grants to Sakhi and Nari Gunjan, two organisations named in the Tata Institute of Social Sciences' (TISS) social audit report of short stay homes across Bihar with immediate effect. TISS …
  • Malala Fund suspends grant to 2 Bihar shelter homes after child abuse cases 22 Aug 2018 12:23 TISS which had conducted the social audit had found that sexual abuse of varying forms was prevalent in almost all shelter homes in Bihar. New Delhi: The Malala Fund on Wednesday said it is suspending its grants to Sakhi and Nari Gunjan, two organisations …
  • Malala Fund suspends grant to Sakhi, Nari Gunjan named in TISS audit report 22 Aug 2018 08:30 The Malala Fund today said it is suspending its grants to Sakhi and Nari Gunjan, two organisations named in the Tata Institute of Social Sciences' (TISS) social audit report of short stay homes across Bihar with immediate effect. TISS which had …
  • BJP may sacrifice a few Bihar seats 22 Aug 2018 02:32 NDA partners in Bihar — BJP, JDU, LJP and RLSP — are still to give final shape to a seat-sharing formula for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. In the third week of July, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar of JDU had expressed hope that the arrangement should be solved …
  • Can Nitish escape blame for Muzaffarpur scandal? 20 Aug 2018 08:00 'These children are wards of the State. They were exploited because the state government and its officials didn't do their jobs.' Satyavrat Mishra reports from Patna.   IMAGE: Brajesh Thakur, the main accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home …
  • Sexual abuse in almost all shelter homes across Bihar, claims TISS 20 Aug 2018 04:06  Patna : Sexual abuse, varying in forms and degree of intensity, was prevalent in almost all shelter homes in Bihar, a TISS report made public by the Bihar government has found. The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), which had conducted social audit …
  • Sexual Abuse In Almost All Shelter Homes Across Bihar: TISS 19 Aug 2018 16:59 Sexual abuse, varying in forms and degree of intensity, was prevalent in almost all shelter homes in Bihar, a TISS report made public by the Bihar government has found. The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), which had conducted social audit of short …
  • Sexual abuse in almost all shelter homes in Bihar: TISS report 19 Aug 2018 10:55 TISS had conducted social audit of short stay homes across Bihar, has found certain institutions 'stood out in a manner that was appalling'. Patna: Sexual abuse, varying in forms and degree of intensity, was prevalent in almost all shelter homes in …
  • Adhaura, Mohania in Kaimur to get bus link 14 Aug 2018 20:32
  • Sex abuse rampant in 15 shelters, reveals report 14 Aug 2018 02:52 PATNA: The infamous shelter at Muzaffarpur where 34 inmates were raped is not the only one in Bihar where sexual, mental and physical abuse was rampant. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), whose social audit report revealed the Muzaffarpur horror …
  • Sexual abuse rampant in Bihar shelter homes: TISS report 13 Aug 2018 22:47 Patna: The state government is likely to release the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) social audit report, which highlighted the physical, sexual and mental abuse of inmates at most of the 110 shelter and short-stay homes in 35 districts, including …
  • 'Sexual abuse rampant in 15 Bihar shelter homes' 13 Aug 2018 20:47 PATNA: The infamous shelter home at Muzaffarpur where 34 inmates were raped is not the only one in Bihar where sexual, mental and physical abuse was rampant. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), whose social audit report revealed the Muzaffarpur …
  • Sexual abuse rampant in 15 Bihar shelter homes: Report 13 Aug 2018 19:21 PATNA: The infamous shelter home at Muzaffarpur where 34 inmates were raped is not the only one in Bihar where sexual, mental and physical abuse was rampant. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), whose social audit report revealed the Muzaffarpur …
  • TISS report points sexual, physical abuse of inmates at 14 other shelter homes in Bihar 12 Aug 2018 11:38 The seven-member team of Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), which had exposed sexual and physical exploitation of minor girls at Muzaffarpur shelter home in its social audit report submitted to the State Social Welfare Department on March 15 this …
  • New minister prays for chair before sitting 11 Aug 2018 15:07 Ministry in Bihar has become a hot seat, amid a child sex abuse scandal that has hit the Social Welfare Department Patna: The new Social Welfare Minister in the Bihar state government, Krishna Nandan Prasad Verma, offered prayers for his official chair …
  • Pollution board to Patna HC: Bio-medical wastes not being disposed properly in state 06 Aug 2018 14:06 PATNA: The Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) on Friday accepted before Patna high court that bio-medical wastes generated from hospitals across state are not getting disposed in regulated manner they should have been. BSPCB, in a counter …
  • Muzaffarpur shelter home abuse case: Six senior officers among 23 suspended 06 Aug 2018 13:32 Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | Updated: August 6, 2018 7:38:32 am Brajesh Thakur, main accused in the Muzaffarpur case. (Photo: Lokesh Bihari) THE BIHAR government has suspended 23 officials and staffers, including six assistant directors of child …
  • Reports of sexual abuse, assault on inmates at Bihar's Arrah juvenile home 02 Aug 2018 03:27 Police said FIR has been registered against seven inmates of remand home, whom the three boys have accused of assault and sexual violence. Arrah: Close on the heels of the Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal, reports of sexual abuse of three boys at a …
  • Sexual abuse at 6 homes, physical violence at 14: Report to Bihar govt 29 Jul 2018 00:13 Written by Santosh Singh | Muzaffarpur/patna | Updated: July 29, 2018 4:42:34 am Legislators stage a protest against the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case outside the Bihar Assembly in Patna. (PTI Photo) Citing sexual exploitation at six short stay …
  • News Alerts! Injured Alex Hales ruled out of the opening ODI against India at Nottingham 12 Jul 2018 11:47 16.30 pm India vs England 1st ODI: Alex Hales to miss first one-day international because of injury 15. 25 pm Supreme Court to resume hearing petitions against Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which criminalises homosexual activities, on July 17 …
  • News Alerts! India’s agriculture, dairy sector can’t be imagined without contribution of women, says PM Narendra Modi 12 Jul 2018 05:53 9.45 am: Today you take any sector, you will see women working in large numbers. The country’s agriculture sector and dairy sector can’t be imagined without contribution of women: PM Modi during interaction with women associated with Self Help Groups Today …
  • News Alerts! Mumbai: 32-year-old man allegedly commits suicide by jumping off from terrace in Versova 12 Jul 2018 03:29 7.35 am: Woman allegedly gangraped in Lucknow yesterday night, Police have arrested one accused, search on for the rest. Woman allegedly gangraped in Lucknow yesterday night, Police have arrested one accused, search on for the rest. — ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) …
  • 21 Indian cities will run out of groundwater by 2020 06 Jul 2018 14:54 At the bottom of the water index for 2016-17 are Odisha, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh (UP), and Haryana, which are major producers of paddy, wheat, along with a host of horticulture crops. A recent NITI Aayog report on India’s water crisis, along with …
  • Bihar Board 10th Result 2018 Highlights: How to check result online at biharboard.ac.in, biharboard.online and biharboardonline.gov.in 27 Jun 2018 17:35 A total of 17,58,797 students had appeared for their Class 10 board examination. Of it, 12,11,617 students got through. Of it, 6,67,505 are boys. There are 1,89,326 first division holders, 6,63,884 second division holders and 3,57,103 students got the …
  • Bihar Board 10th result 2018: Girls from Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya top matric exam 27 Jun 2018 17:35 Bihar Board 10th Result 2018: The result of Bihar Board Class 10th examination was released on June 26. Bihar Board 10th Result 2018: With 68.89 per cent passing Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB)’s Class 10 examination, the state board showed a jump of …
  • Matric exam: Nalanda outperforms other districts 26 Jun 2018 21:21 PATNA: With a pass percentage of 82.58, Nalanda outperformed all other districts in the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB)’s matriculation examination, the results of which were declared on Tuesday. Of the 51,041 students who wrote the exam in Nalanda …
  • How govt restored licences of tainted drug dealers: HC 25 Jun 2018 22:07 PATNA: The Patna high court on Monday ordered the principal secretary (health) to explain how the revoked licences of tainted drug wholesalers were restored by the appellate authority of health department. Hearing two PILs filed by Vikash Chandra alias …
  • Patna HC to health dept: Tell how tainted drug wholesalers got their licences restored 25 Jun 2018 18:16 PATNA: The Patna high court on Monday ordered the principal secretary of health department to clarify the situation that how revoked licence tainted drug wholesalers who were found selling fake and spurious drugs including those meant only for supply in …
  • News Alerts: Ram Mandir will definitely be built, no doubt about it: UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Ayodhya 25 Jun 2018 15:54 6:13 pm 37-year-old woman admitted to hospital in a critical condition after part of balcony of a flat collapsed at Jadhav Chawl near Durga Mandir in Andheri, earlier today 37-year-old woman admitted to hospital in a critical condition after part of …
  • News Alerts: PM Narendra Modi and Seychelles President Danny Faure witness signing of 6 MoUs 25 Jun 2018 13:23 5: 28 pm Heavy rain lashes Kolkata; visuals from Exide crossing. West Bengal Heavy rain lashes #Kolkata; visuals from Exide crossing. #WestBengal pic.twitter.com/AWpuFjkimk — ANI (@ANI) June 25, 2018 5:25 pm Flight 6E 023 operating Delhi-Dubai route …
  • Video of girl being sexually assaulted circulated online in Bihar 25 Jun 2018 06:41 One person arrested after video of girl being sexually harassed in Bihar's Kaimur district went viral on social media. Bhabhua (Bihar): The video of a girl being sexually harassed in Bihar's Kaimur district has gone viral on social media and one …
  • One arrested for sexually harassing girl in Bihar 25 Jun 2018 02:32 [India] June 25 (ANI): One person was arrested after the video of a girl being sexually harassed in Bihar's Kaimur district went viral on social media, police said. The incident happened on May 27 in Masahi village that falls under the Bhagwanpur …
  • Bihar police driver with patrol car detained in UP 23 Jun 2018 20:00 SASARAM/PATNA: A Bihar police driver with patrol gypsy of Durgawati police station in Kaimur district was detained by Uttar Pradesh (UP) police for at least four hours on Friday night for allegedly extorting money from drivers of sand-laden trucks. The …
  • Bihar police driver detained in UP for extortion 23 Jun 2018 12:39 PATNA: A Bihar police driver along with patrolling gypsy was detained for at least four hours by Uttar Pradesh (UP) police on Friday night after it crossed border with a police team while allegedly extorting money from drivers of sand laden truck. The …
  • People save Dh3b as Indian state bans liquor 18 Jun 2018 04:20 Patna: Prohibition is making people of the eastern Indian state of Bihar spend on good clothes and food with sale of expensive sarees rising by 1,751 per cent while consumption of honey rose by 380 per cent and that of cheese rose by 200 per cent in the …
  • Clothes, honey fly off the shelf in dry Bihar 17 Jun 2018 15:15 Research shows 19% of households acquired new assets from the money they earlier splurged on liquor Patna: Prohibition has seen people in the state of Bihar spending more on luxury clothes and food, according to the latest research on purchasing habits, …
  • Bihar: Two arrested for sexually assaulting minor girl 05 Jun 2018 10:44 [India] June 5 (ANI): Two people were arrested for sexually assaulting a minor girl in Kaimur district after a video of the same surfaced. The incident took place in Bhagwanpur village of Kaimur district, where six people were filmed assaulting a minor …
  • Girl kills self after boyfriend’s death in Kaimur 25 Mar 2018 20:41 SASARAM: Almost 12 hours after her boyfriend died in a road accident on the Chand-Dharauli Road, an Intermediate student allegedly committed suicide at Sihori village under the Chand police station area in Kaimur on Friday night. “The girl, identified as …
  • Government to allow stone quarrying in Kaimur 21 Sep 2017 20:52
  • SIT formed to probe Kaimur honour killing 11 Sep 2017 09:12
  • Couple gunned down for ‘honour’ in Kaimur village 09 Sep 2017 23:33
  • Bihar: 14 wagons of a goods train derails on Kaimur-Gaya Mughalsarai railway line; train movement affected 02 Aug 2017 03:10 Fourteen wagons of a goods train derailed on the Kaimur-Gaya Mughalsarai railway line in Bihar on Wednesday morning. Train traffic movement was affected due to the incident.   More details awaited (With ANI Inputs)
  • JD (U) condemns Kaimur incident, assures justice 06 Jun 2017 08:53 [India], June 6 (ANI): Condemning the incident in Bihar's Kaimur district where two youth were tied with ropes, hung upside down and given a sound thrashing on a mere suspicion that they had stolen five plastic chairs hired for a wedding ceremony at …
  • Two youth thrashed for stealing wedding chairs in Kaimur 06 Jun 2017 06:17 [India], June 6 (ANI): Two young men, Raj Kumar and Birbal, of Sonbarsa village in Bihar's Kaimur district, were hanged upside down and thrashed for stealing five chairs from a wedding last week. The wedding was that of Mahangu Bind's daughter. …
  • Move to close approach roads to Kaimur hills bold: Police officer 01 May 2017 23:03 A top police officer Monday called the Bihar government’s move to close approach roads to Kaimur hills to stop stone mining “a bold step”. Shahabad range deputy inspector general of police Mohammed Rahman insisted that it did not suggest lack of confidence …
  • Bihar: Police arrests Tritiya Prastuti Committee ultra in Kaimur 02 Mar 2017 10:52 By: PTI | Bhabhua | Published:March 2, 2017 4:03 pm An ultra belonging to the outlawed Tritiya Prastuti Committee (TPC) was arrested on Thursday with a weapon and ammunition in Bihar’s Kaimur district, a police officer said. The police arrested the TPC …