• Four Men Get Life Sentence In Bihar For Killing Cook 17 May 2019 17:32 The court also slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on each one of them. (Representational) Bettiah: Four people, including three brothers, were on Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Bettiah, Bihar, for beating a worker to death when he asked for …
  • Four get life in jail for killing cook after he asked for payment in Bihar 16 May 2019 15:28 The court of Additional District and Sessions Judge (ADJ) (VIII) Surendra Prasad has held the four people guilty and sentenced them to life imprisonment, Additional Public Prosecutor Jaishankar Tiwary said. (Representational image) Four people, including …
  • 63.43 pc voting in 6th phase of LS polls, highest in West Bengal 80.35 pc 12 May 2019 17:50 [India], May 12 (ANI): Over 63 per cent polling was recorded in the sixth phase of Lok Sabha voting on Sunday, with the highest turnout of 80.35 per cent in West Bengal and minimum of 59.74 per cent in the city-state of Delhi.Barring stray incidents of …
  • Nearly 60% voting in Bihar LS polls (2nd Lead) (6 p.m.) 12 May 2019 15:00 Patna, May 12 (IANS) Ignoring the scorching summer heat, 59.38 per cent of the 1.38 crore electorate in eight of Bihar’s 40 Lok Sabha seats, which went to the polls in the sixth phase of polling on Sunday, had cast their vote till 6 p.m., officials here …
  • Blog: Indian voters... 12 May 2019 14:50 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Blog: Indian voters disappointed as names missing ... 12 May 2019 14:45 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Live: Voters disappointed as names missing from list 12 May 2019 13:14 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Live: Voters disappointed as names missing from... 12 May 2019 13:09 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Live: Violence, EVM glitches mar sixth phase of India elections 12 May 2019 11:38 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • 52.02% voting recorded in Bihar (3 p.m.) 12 May 2019 11:19 Patna, May 12 (IANS) Bihar on Sunday witnessed 52.02 per cent polling till 3 p.m. for the eight Lok Sabha seats in the state’s Bhojpuri-speaking northern belt, amid reports of an incident in Sheohar where a polling official was injured by a stray bullet …
  • Live: Violence, EVM glitches mar sixth phase of... 12 May 2019 05:26 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Live: Voting in Indian... 12 May 2019 05:11 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Live: Voting in Indian elections reaches sixth... 12 May 2019 04:18 The voting for the remaining 60 seats will be held on May 19. Indians are voting in the next-to-last round of 6-week-long national elections, marked by a highly acrimonious campaign with Prime Minister Narendra Modi flaying the opposition Congress party …
  • Voting underway in 8 Bihar LS seats in 6th phase 12 May 2019 04:11 Patna, May 12 (IANS) Voting began for eight seats in the Bhojpuri-speaking north Bihar belt on Sunday amid reports of a freak incident in Sheohar where a voter was injured by a stray bullet fired from a home guard’s rifle. There was also delay in polling …
  • 6th phase crucial for NDA in Bihar: Stakes are high 11 May 2019 14:03 Patna, May 11 (IANS) Stakes are high for the ruling BJP-led NDA in the eight Bihar constituencies in the penultimate phase on Sunday as it aims to retain all the seats that it had won in the 2014 polls. For the opposition’s Grand Alliance, its a win-win …
  • 6th phase crucial for NDA in Bihar: Stakes are high (Curtain Raiser) 11 May 2019 11:16 Patna, May 11 (IANS) Stakes are high for the ruling BJP-led NDA in the eight Bihar constituencies in the penultimate phase on Sunday as it aims to retain all the seats that it had won in the 2014 polls. For the opposition’s Grand Alliance, its a win-win …
  • Campaign ends for 6th phase of Lok Sabha polls in Bihar 10 May 2019 15:37 Patna, May 10 (IANS) Campaigning for the eight Lok Sabha seats in Bihar going to the polls in the penultimate phase on Sunday ended peacefully on Friday. Out of the 40 parliamentary constituencies in the state, 24 had voted in the previous phases of Lok …
  • Your dad was ‘Mr Clean’, but ended life as a ‘bhrashtachari’: PM Modi to Rahul Gandhi 06 May 2019 11:43 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi. Implying a rift in the gathbandhan in UP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday alleged that the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Congress were deceiving BSP president Mayawati on the pretext of making …
  • Stop the music! Indians shun trafficked dance... 22 Apr 2019 00:06 BETTIAH, India:  When Girija Devi's daughter got married, the "orchestra" did not play. Going against Indian tradition, Devi's family decided that they would not entertain their guests with music and dancing. Devi made the decision, …
  • Stop the music! Indians shun trafficked dance troupes at weddings 18 Apr 2019 06:49 When Girija Devi's daughter got married, the “orchestra” did not play. Going against Indian tradition, Devi's family decided that they would not entertain their guests with music and dancing. Devi made the decision, despite protests from the groom…
  • FEATURE-Stop the music! Indians shun trafficked dance troupes at weddings 18 Apr 2019 00:18 BETTIAH, India, April 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Girija Devi’s daughter got married, the “orchestra” did not play. Going against Indian tradition, Devi’s family decided that they would not entertain their guests with music and dancing. Devi …
  • BJP’s Dubey revolts, to contest as independent from Valmikinagar 14 Apr 2019 23:24 PATNA: The NDA received a jolt on Sunday when BJP’s sitting MP from Valmikinagar Satish Chandra Dubey announced to contest the Lok Sabha election from the seat as independent. The Valmikinagar seat has gone to JD(U)’s kitty under the seat-sharing formula …
  • All eyes on NDA’s social engineering in Bihar’s caste matrix 12 Apr 2019 16:15 New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The BJP and the JD-U — the two major constituents of the Bihar’s ruling NDA — are trying a new social engineering in the Lok Sabha polls in view of the complex caste matrix of the state, with the saffron party banking largely on …
  • 16 Simultala boys among 18 Matric exam toppers 07 Apr 2019 07:35 PATNA: For a change, the boys outshone the girls as Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV), Jamui, stamped its authority once again with 16 of its students bagging the top-10 ranks, including the topper, in the matriculation results announced by the Bihar …
  • 80.73 per cent students pass Bihar Matriculation exam 06 Apr 2019 12:14 PATNA: The results of the Bihar Matriculation (Class 10) examination were announced on Saturday with 80.73 per cent of the students passing the exam. Sawan Raj Bharti of Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui topped the examination securing 486 out of total …
  • Bihar Board BSEB 10th result 2019 LIVE: Scrutiny process begins April 9, how to apply 06 Apr 2019 11:25 BSEB 10th results declared: Sawan Raj Bharti secures first rank, check toppers' list Sawan Raj Bharti (Rank-1) - Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui Rounit Raj (Rank-2): Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui Priyanshu Raj (Rank-3): Simultala Awasiya …
  • BSEB 10th Result 2019 06 Apr 2019 11:13 PATNA: Students from Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV), Jamui continued with their eye catching performance as 16 of them made to the top ten lists in the Bihar School Examination Board's matriculation results, which was announced on Saturday. Bihar …
  • With 16 out of 18, Simultala shines in Class X board exam 06 Apr 2019 10:06 PATNA: Students from Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV), Jamui continued with their eye catching performance as 16 of them made to the top ten lists in the Bihar School Examination Board's matriculation results, which was announced on Saturday. Bihar …
  • Bihar Board BSEB 10th result 2019 LIVE: Websites crash, results to be available online from 6 pm 06 Apr 2019 09:43 BSEB 10th results declared: Sawan Raj Bharti secures first rank, check toppers' list Sawan Raj Bharti (Rank-1) - Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui Rounit Raj (Rank-2): Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya, Jamui Priyanshu Raj (Rank-3): Simultala Awasiya …
  • RLSP chief Kushwaha to contest from two LS seats 03 Apr 2019 15:47 [India], Apr 3 (ANI): Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) chief and former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha will fight the Lok Sabha polls from two seats -- Karakat and Ujiarpur, the party announced on Wednesday. Kushwaha will file his nomination papers from …
  • RLSP candidates for all 5 seats announced; Kushwaha to contest from two constituencies 03 Apr 2019 15:07 By PTI PATNA: Former Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party chief Upendra Kushwaha on Wednesday announced that he will be contesting from two constituencies in Bihar his sitting seat of Karakat besides Ujiyarpur where he would be pitted against …
  • Bihar 12th Inter 2019: Mohammad Ahmed, Mahenoor Jahan among toppers 01 Apr 2019 13:39 The pass percentage in Arts stream is 76.53%, followed by 81.2% in science stream and 93.02% in Commerce stream. Category: India, News, Top Stories Posted by safoora Published: Apr 01, 2019, 5:00 pm IST Updated: Apr 01, 2019, 5:09 pm IST PATNA: Mohammad …
  • BSEB Inter results 2019 out: Check Bihar class 12 toppers of Science, Commerce and Arts streams 31 Mar 2019 03:10 PATNA: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) on Saturday announced the results of Intermediate (Class XII) examinations with 79.76% of students emerging successful, a climb of 26.81% from the previous year. Of the 12,78,655 candidates in all three …
  • Bihar 12th Result 2019 30 Mar 2019 12:38 PATNA: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has declared the intermediate examination results on Saturday with overall pass percentage registered at 79.76%. The number of students who cleared the class XII examination has improved marginally up by 26.81% …
  • Bihar 12th result 2019: Rohini Prakash, Pawan Kumar top BSEB Class 12 examination 30 Mar 2019 12:29 PATNA: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has declared the intermediate examination results on Saturday with overall pass percentage registered at 79.76%. The number of students who cleared the class XII examination has improved marginally up by 26.81% …
  • Bihar 12th result 2019: Overall pass percentage records 79.76% 30 Mar 2019 12:28 PATNA: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has declared the intermediate examination results on Saturday with overall pass percentage registered at 79.76%. The number of students who cleared the class XII examination has improved marginally up by 26.81% …
  • LS polls: Sharad Yadav to contest from Madhepura, Misa Bharti from Patliputra 29 Mar 2019 11:03 [India], Mar 29 (ANI): The "Mahagathbandhan" on Friday announced its candidates for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections in Bihar.While former JDU leader Sharad Yadav will be contesting from Madhepura on RJD ticket, Misa Bharti, daughter of Lalu …
  • Lok Sabha elections: Key constituencies and how parties stand in Bihar 25 Mar 2019 11:06 NEW DELHI: The upcoming Lok Sabha elections will be a seven phased affair in Bihar. The state has 40 Lok Sabha seats. Major constituencies in Bihar include Begusarai, known as Leningrad of Bihar, Patna Sahib, Patliputra, Munger, Banka, Darbhanga, Nalanda, …
  • ‘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 …
  • NDA plays subtle caste card in naming Bihar candidates 23 Mar 2019 16:39 Patna, March 23 (IANS) Bihar’s ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has played a calculated caste card in selecting candidates for the Lok Sabha polls, which was reflected on Saturday when it announced the list of candidates for 39 out of the 40 seats …
  • NDA names candidates for 39 LS seats in Bihar 23 Mar 2019 08:19 Patna, March 23 (IANS) Bihar’s ruling NDA on Saturday announced candidates for 39 out of the total 40 Lok Sabha seats in the state. The lone seat for which a candidate was not announced was Khagaria. The announcement was made at a joint press conference …
  • Lack of waste management in Bihar can lead to emergency-like situation: NGT 22 Mar 2019 14:20 NEW DELHI: Noting that lack of waste management in Bihar can lead to an emergency-like situation, the NGT has directed the Bihar chief secretary to submit a quarterly report on implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016. A bench headed by NGT …
  • NGT fumes over lack of waste management in Bihar 22 Mar 2019 12:36 NEW DELHI: Noting that lack of waste management in Bihar can lead to an emergency-like situation, the NGT has directed the Bihar chief secretary to submit a quarterly report on implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016. A bench headed by NGT …
  • Shatrughan tops MPs’ list with 772% jump in assets 20 Mar 2019 07:13 PATNA: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha has topped the list of Lok Sabha members whose assets jumped the most between 2009 and 2014. According to the report released by National Election Watch (EW) and Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) on …
  • Shotgun tops MPs’ list with 772% jump in assets 20 Mar 2019 00:05 Patna: Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha has topped the list of Lok Sabha members whose assets jumped the most between 2009 and 2014. According to the report released by National Election Watch (EW) and Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) on …
  • Resentment brews in BJP 18 Mar 2019 23:41 PATNA: Resentment prevails among the rank and file of BJP in Valmikinagar, Siwan, Gopalganj, Gaya and Jhanjharpur after the party on Sunday allotted its sitting seats to JD(U) to contest the Lok Sabha elections. Within hours of the announcement, over half …
  • Was assured that I will contest from the seat I want to: Giriraj Singh after Nawada seat was given to LJP in Bihar 18 Mar 2019 19:26 [India], Mar 18 (ANI): A day after the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders of Bihar announced the seat-sharing in Bihar for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Monday claimed that he was assured by the party that he will …
  • BJP gets Patna Sahib seat. Will Shatrughan Sinha be dropped? 18 Mar 2019 07:18 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) BJP gets Patna Sahib seat. Will Shatrughan Sinha be dropped? 18 Mar 2019 The Bharatiya Janata Party may drop Shatrughan Sinha from Patna Sahib seat this election season and field Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad from the coveted …
  • NDA list out, JD(U) gets Gaya, Gopalganj SC seats 17 Mar 2019 23:50 Patna: The three Bihar NDA partners — JD(U), BJP and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) — on Sunday jointly announced the parliamentary seats they would contest in the ratio of 17:17:6. The candidates would be announced “in a couple of days”, they said. That way, …
  • NDA allies in Bihar strike deal on seats 17 Mar 2019 21:08 Patna: While Rashtriya Janata Dal-led grand alli-ance is yet to finalise the seat-sharing formula, the three NDA constituents in Bihar — BJP, JD(U) and LJP — on Sunday announced the names of candidates for the 40 Lok Sabha constituencies for the coming …
  • NDA announces Bihar seat-sharing pact 17 Mar 2019 12:32 Patna, March 17 (IANS) The ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in Bihar, here on Sunday, officially announced the seat-sharing formula for the Lok Sabha elections. The announcement was made at a joint press conference, addressed by BJP state …
  • Bihar: BJP, JD (U) and LJP announce list of constituencies for LS polls 17 Mar 2019 10:46 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders of Bihar on Sunday announced the seat-sharing in Bihar for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. Speaking at a press conference, Bihar JD (U) chief president Vashisht Narain Singh said …
  • Bihar Lok Sabha polls: BJP, JD(U) & LJP announce distribution of constituencies 17 Mar 2019 10:20 NEW DELHI: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) partners of Bihar on Sunday announced the seat sharing in Bihar for the Lok Sabha elections. Speaking at a press conference, Bihar JD(U) chief president Vashisht Narain Singh said, the 17 seats that the BJP …
  • LS: BJP, JD(U), LJP announce seat-sharing in Bihar 17 Mar 2019 10:00 NEW DELHI: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) partners of Bihar on Sunday announced the seat sharing in Bihar for the Lok Sabha elections. Speaking at a press conference, Bihar JD(U) chief president Vashisht Narain Singh said, the 17 seats that the BJP …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha polls: NDA leaders of Bihar likely to announce seat-sharing 17 Mar 2019 08:00 The announcement will be made during a press conference at the Janata Dal (United) office in Patna later on Sunday. Patna: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders of Bihar are likely to announce the seat-sharing in Bihar for the forthcoming Lok …
  • NDA leaders of Bihar likely to announce seat-sharing for LS polls 17 Mar 2019 07:48 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders of Bihar are likely to announce the seat-sharing in Bihar for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections on Sunday. The announcement will be made during a press conference at the Janata Dal ( …
  • BJP likely to drop Shatrughan, field Ravi Shankar Prasad from Patna Saheb 17 Mar 2019 05:14 New Delhi:  Actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who is the sitting Member of Parliament (MP) from Patna Saheb parliamentary constituency in Bihar is likely to be replaced with Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, according to sources. Sinha, a BJP …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Why BJP may contest these 13 seats in Bihar 15 Mar 2019 09:55 NEW DELHI: As the BJP’s Central Election Committee (CEC) meets on Saturday to finalise the names of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, it has a major challenge of reaching a consensus on the party’s contestants in Bihar. Sources said the …
  • Why BJP may contest these 13 LS seats in Bihar 15 Mar 2019 09:54 NEW DELHI: As the BJP’s Central Election Committee (CEC) meets on Saturday to finalise the names of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, it has a major challenge of reaching a consensus on the party’s contestants in Bihar. Sources said the …
  • Muslim vote as crucial as anyone else's in general election 2019 15 Mar 2019 05:59 Many people claim that Muslims have become politically irrelevant in India. Their argument is based on flawed premise that the BJP won in the general election 2014 with the largest ever majority in its history, despite Muslims voting overwhelmingly against …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Minister re-dedicates to nation a plant opened in UPA era 18 Feb 2019 20:39 BETTIAH: Union minister for steel Chaudhary Birender Singh on Monday re-dedicated to the nation a steel processing unit of the Steel Authority of India (SAIL) at Kumarbagh in West Champaran, which was inaugurated 10 years ago by the then Union minister for …
  • Steel minister dedicates SAIL's Bettiah steel processing unit to nation 18 Feb 2019 16:07 New Delhi, Feb 18 () Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh on Monday dedicated SAIL's steel processing unit (SPU) to the nation at Bettiah in West Champaran, Bihar, the government said. The unit, set up at a cost of Rs 116 crore, will churn out …
  • All line clear: ‘If train delayed, commuters force me to open gates’ 17 Feb 2019 06:41 Interlocking facility was installed two days after the accident. (Express photo by Nagendra Kumar Singh) “Doesn’t it look like a paan shop?”, asks Rakesh Kumar, a resident of Chiknauta village in Bihar’s East Champaran district, as he rides past the newly …
  • Semra, Bihar: ‘If train delayed, commuters force me to open gates’ 16 Feb 2019 21:07 Interlocking facility was installed two days after the accident. (Express photo by Nagendra Kumar Singh) “Doesn’t it look like a paan shop?”, asks Rakesh Kumar, a resident of Chiknauta village in Bihar’s East Champaran district, as he rides past the newly …
  • Bihar: Gadkari launches projects worth Rs 3,411cr 12 Feb 2019 03:09 BAGAHA/MOTIHARI/PATNA: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for national highways and waterways projects worth more than Rs 3,411 crore in Bihar. The minister inaugurated and laid the foundation for …
  • Gadkari launches projects worth more than Rs 3,400 crore in Bihar 11 Feb 2019 17:23 MOTIHARI: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday launched national highways and waterways projects worth more than Rs 3,400 crore during his day-long visit to East Champaran and West Champaran districts of Bihar. Gadkari, who holds road transport and …
  • Met predicts hailstorm, heavy rainfall in Patna 06 Feb 2019 19:01 PATNA: Heavy rainfall accompanied by hailstorm is likely to lash the state capital and adjoining districts during the next 48 hours, predicted the Patna meteorological centre on Wednesday. “Isolated showers and gusty winds are expected in several parts of …
  • Vandals of Edward statue thump chests 31 Jan 2019 19:59 BETTIAH: The kingpins of the mob that vandalized the life-size marble statue of King Edward VII on the premises of Government Medical College and M J K Hospital here on Thursday have been brazen in both their hate campaign as well as publicizing it on …
  • 3 arrested for killing 2 forest guards in Bihar 28 Jan 2019 08:44  Champaran (Bihar) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): Three persons, reportedly wood smugglers were arrested on Monday for allegedly killing two security personnel in West Champaran district on Sunday, police said. The home guards- Arjun Yadav and Hirala Kushwaha- …
  • Bihar: Poachers kill 2 home guards, injure another at Valmiki Tiger Reserve in West Champaran 27 Jan 2019 21:37 BAGAHA/PATNA: Poachers hacked to death two home guards inside the Valmiki Tiger Reserve (VTR) at Bagaha in West Champaran district in the wee hours of Sunday. Police said the incident occured when a team of seven unarmed home guards, who were on patrol …
  • Two home guards hacked to death by poachers 27 Jan 2019 14:53 PATNA: Unidentified poachers, armed with sharp edged weapons, hacked to death two home guards inside Valmiki Tiger Reserve (VTR) at Bagaha town in West Champaran after midnight on Saturday. Police said that the slain guards were identified as Arjun Yadav …
  • Wood smugglers attack forest team, 2 security personnel dead 27 Jan 2019 10:46  Champaran (Bihar) [India], Jan 27 (ANI): Two security personnel on Sunday were killed in a reported attack on a forest department team by alleged wood smugglers in West Champaran forest area. Bagaha Superintendent of Police, Arvind has confirmed the …
  • Bihar makes strides in power generation, consumption: Nitish Kumar 18 Jan 2019 02:13 SITAMARHI: Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday laid the foundation stone of 400 KV power grid station at Parmanandpur village under Dumra block in Sitamarhi on Thursday. The grid will have a transformer of 1400MVA capacity. The power grid station, …
  • CM inspects solar plants in W Champaran villages 06 Dec 2018 18:36 PATNA: CM Nitish Kumar on Wednesday made an on-the-spot inspection of two solar power plants at Champapur and Radhiya villages in West Champaran district. A 20kW solar mini grid plant has been installed at Champapur to provide power connection to all …
  • Nitish Kumar inspects two solar power plants in West Champaran district 05 Dec 2018 20:52 PATNA: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Wednesday inspected two solar power plants in Champapur and Radhiya villages of West Champaran district. He first visited Champapur village where a 20 kW solar mini grid plant has been installed to provide power connection …
  • Teenage girl found murdered in West Champaran 16 Nov 2018 03:34
  • Sushil Kumar Modi opens projects worth Rs 32.85 crore in West Champaran 22 Sep 2018 06:54
  • Floodwaters overtop NH in West Champaran district 17 Sep 2018 11:49 PATNA/BAGAHA: Floodwaters have overtopped NH-28 (B) from Madanpur in West Champaran district to Paniyahwa in Uttar Pradesh due to heavy rainfall in the catchment areas of the Gandak in Nepal over the last 48 hours. As heavy vehicles have been barred …
  • Seven-year-old raped in West Champaran village 11 Jul 2018 20:04
  • Swelling Gandak poses threat to West Champaran, Kushinagar districts 02 Jun 2018 14:48
  • At Champaran, Modi lashes out at opposition parties 10 Apr 2018 21:19 Tribune News Service Motihari (East Champaran), April 10 Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticised his rivals on Tuesday for using “divisive politics” out of their frustration at his National Democratic Alliance’s “pro-poor policies”. Addressing an assembly …
  • Champaran Humsafar Express, inaugurated by PM Modi, to benefit 33 parliamentary constituencies 10 Apr 2018 15:22 Champaran Humsafar Express inaugurated by PM Modi to benefit 33 parliamentary constituencies Photo:PTI The Champaran Humsafar Express which was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today will be benefitting thirty-three parliamentary …
  • Champaran Humsafar Express will benefit 33 parliamentary constituencies 10 Apr 2018 12:05 MADHEPURA: The Champaran Humsafar Express which was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today will be benefitting thirty-three parliamentary constituencies. It will facilitate faster, safer and comfortable journey experience to common man of …
  • In Champaran, PM Modi praises Nitish govt's sanitation scheme, flags off first high-speed locomotive 10 Apr 2018 11:57 PM Narendra Modi was received by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at Patna airport on Tuesday. (Source: PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi heaped praise on the Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government for leading the Centre’s Swachch mission. Addressing around 20 …
  • State plans to tap Champaran's Gandhi 08 Feb 2018 20:19 Bettiah: The Bihar government has come up with a slew of measures to boost tourism in Champaran to mark the centenary celebration of Mahatma Gandhi's visit there. "We are contemplating creation of Champaran circuit, on the lines of the existing …
  • Two boys kidnapped, one dies in Champaran 19 Jan 2018 21:18 Bettiah: Police on Friday found the body of a seven-year-old boy from a septic tank here in the West Champaran district headquarters town, while in Motihari, the East Champaran district headquarters, cops rescued a five-year-old boy who had been kidnapped …
  • Champaran theme park on Gandhi 09 Jan 2018 20:35 Patna: Bhitiharwa village in West Champaran, which had first hogged limelight during Mahatma Gandhi's Champaran movement after he set up a basic school there, will soon boast of a theme park on Bapu. The Centre has given Rs 21.42 crore for execution of …
  • Congress yatra from West Champaran 04 Jan 2018 21:16
  • West Champaran NHM employees call off stir 08 Dec 2017 22:16
  • Mob attacks police station in Bihar's West Champaran; 6 injured 03 Nov 2017 02:39 BETTIAH (BIHAR): A mob attacked a police station in Bihar's West Champaran district on Thursday and six persons, including a woman constable, were injured in it, a senior police officer said. District superintendent of police Vinay Kumar said a crowd …
  • Six hurt as mob attacks thana in West Champaran 03 Nov 2017 02:38
  • Mob attacks police station in Bihar’s West Champaran 02 Nov 2017 18:40 By: PTI | Bettiah (west Champaran) | Published:November 2, 2017 10:01 pm A mob attacked a police station in Bihar’s West Champaran district today and six persons, including a woman constable, were injured in it, a senior police officer said. District …
  • Death toll in Bihar floods mounts to 341; situation in Assam, West Bengal improves 22 Aug 2017 19:54 Thirty-seven more persons perished in flood-hit Bihar, where over 1.46 crore people are still affected, while the situation in Uttar Pradesh remained alarming with 10 more deaths reported on Tuesday. The toll in Bihar rose to 341 and touched 82 in Uttar …
  • 47 more die in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh floods; situation in Assam, West Bengal improves 22 Aug 2017 18:38 NEW DELHI: Thirty-seven more persons perished in flood-hit Bihar, where over 1.46 crore people are still affected, while the situation in Uttar Pradesh remained alarming with 10 more deaths reported today. The toll in Bihar rose to 341 and touched 82 in …
  • Police seize 196 cartons of IMFL in West Champaran 30 Jul 2017 20:59
  • Fake currency seized from Bihar’s West Champaran district 09 Jul 2017 14:05 By: PTI | Patna | Published:July 9, 2017 7:18 pm Representational purpose. Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officials have seized fake Indian currency notes (FICN) with a face value of Rs 78,000 from a person in West Champaran district in Bihar, …
  • The River Itself Warns Us: Local Knowledge of Flood Forecasting in the Gandaki River Basin, West Champaran, India 24 Jan 2017 18:27 Summary The flood prone Gandaki river landscape, in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, produces inequities and uncertainties in equal measure. People’s knowledge of forecasting floods has historically evolved through complexities and politics of caste, …
    • Jury out on new districts 13 Dec 2017 23:05 DISTRICT DEBATE: Chief minister Nitish Kumar in East Champaran district on Wednesday. Picture by Ajit Kumar Verma Patna: Chief minister Nitish Kumar's announcement on Tuesday that Bihar will get more districts has touched off a debate on whether there …