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  • COVID kills 54 govt teachers in Champaran; no salaries, no ex-gratia [details] June 9, 2021 10:43 pm Scientific Evidence Shows Coronavirus May have been Made in a Lab "Happiness is no longer part of my life," said Kumari Neha. The 30-year-old was tragically widowed when her husband Deepak Anand, a government school teacher succumbed to Covid-19 …
  • Villagers in Bihar’s Gopalganj leaving houses on flood fears June 1, 2021 7:18 pm Villagers of Gopalganj district in north Bihar are leaving their villages after increasing water level of the Gandak river has kindled fears of floods. Most of the affected villages fall under Gopalganj’s Sadar block. The villagers claim that water from …
  • Covid tally in Bihar crosses 7 lakh-mark May 28, 2021 12:25 am PATNA: The Covid-19 tally in Bihar hit the seven lakh mark on Thursday with the state registering 2,568 more cases, taking the caseload to 7,00897. Even though the cases continue to fall sharply in the second wave with more recoveries, there has been no …
  • Falgu in spate as Gaya receives 68.8mm rain May 28, 2021 12:25 am GAYA/ARA/MOTIHARI: The impact of cyclone Yaas, which weakened into a depression in Jharkhand and Bihar on Thursday, was witnessed in the form of light to moderate rainfall in the state in the last 24 hours. Places which received significant showers …
  • Two killed over land row in West Champaran May 23, 2021 10:58 pm Representative imageBETTIAH: A tussle over possession of 2.5 kathas of land led to a cold blooded killing of two persons in Basantpur village under the Sathi police station in West Champaran late on Saturday night. Narkatiaganj SDPO Kundan Kumar confirmed …
  • Bihar records 4,002 new Covid cases, 107 deaths May 23, 2021 10:58 pm PATNA: The number of daily Covid cases in the state saw further decline on Sunday when 4,002 people tested positive for the virus. However, Covid deaths are still on the rise with 107 people succumbing to the virus across the state in the last 24 hours. …
  • In Rural India, Less COVID-19 Testing, More Fear — And A Few Ventilators For Millions May 22, 2021 4:28 pm Rains have washed away the top layer of sand of shallow graves at a cremation ground on the banks of the Ganges River in Shringverpur, northwest of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. Coronavirus testing is limited in parts of rural India, but some of the …
  • In Rural India, Less COVID-19 Testing, More Fear — And A Few Ventilators For Millions May 22, 2021 4:27 pm MUMBAI, India — Watching horrifying scenes in India's big cities, where COVID-19 patients have been unable to get ambulances, and even the best-equipped hospitals have run out of oxygen, Saurav Kumar shuddered to think what this wave of the pandemic …
  • Bihar stops Uttar Pradesh from digging channel in West Champaran May 18, 2021 12:53 am Bihar water resources department (WRD) minister Sanjay Kumar JhaPATNA: The Bihar government on Monday stopped further work on a 10km-long channel being constructed by the order of the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government in the West Champaran district. The …
  • COVID-19: Bihar lockdown extended till May 25, essential services exempted May 13, 2021 2:50 pm Image Source : PTI/ REPRESENTATIONAL. Bihar lockdown extended till May 25 by 10 days. The Bihar government has extended complete lockdown in the state till May 25 amid the deteriorating situation of COVID-19 pandemic.  Chief Minister Nitish Kumar …
  • Youngsters find it difficult to book slot for vaccination May 10, 2021 8:51 pm PATNA: Though vaccination for the people between 18 and 44 years of age has started in the state on Sunday, many youngsters are still struggling to get a slot. Altogether 1.39 lakh beneficiaries in this age group have been vaccinated in the past two days …
  • Bihar patient dies waiting for ambulance, another taken on veg cart May 9, 2021 7:29 pm While over three dozen unused ambulances were recovered from the office premises of BJP’s Saran MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Covid patients in Bihar are struggling for ambulances to be taken to or transferred between hospitals. In Supaul, a corona patient died in …
  • Bihar announces incentives for Covid care staff May 9, 2021 5:56 pm Representative imagePATNA: The state government on Sunday announced incentives for its employees deputed at Covid care centres even as chief minister Nitish Kumar urged the people to support the government in its fight against the Covid pandemic. The …
  • NHAI to establish oxygen plants in 15 districts of state May 7, 2021 7:45 pm Representative imagePATNA: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will set up oxygen generation plants in 15 districts of the state to meet the demands in the government and private hospitals. While each plant will have oxygen generation capacity …
  • 13466 test +ve for Covid in state, 68 deaths in 24 hrs May 7, 2021 7:44 pm PATNA: Bihar registered 13,466 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, taking the active caseload to 1,15,065 in the state. Officially, 62 deaths were reported from across the state in 24 hours, taking the toll to 3,139. In the same period, 13489 people recovered. …
  • Bihar logs 15,126 new Covid cases in 24 hours May 7, 2021 1:29 am Workers load empty oxygen cylinders on a truck in Patna on Thursday.PATNA: The number of Covid-19 cases continued to surge in the state with 15,126 more people testing positive for the virus on Thursday. Patna district surpassed all its previous records by …
  • Weddings, funerals super spreader as Covid-19 penetrates rural areas May 5, 2021 11:05 pm BETTIAH: A sudden burst of deaths amid a largely untested rural populace increasingly gripped with Covid-like symptoms in West Champaran have bolstered the worst fears that the coronavirus has penetrated rural Bihar with its sting of death. “We are …
  • Single-day Covid deaths cross 100-mark in Bihar May 5, 2021 12:17 am PATNA: The second wave of the pandemic continues to wreak havoc as Bihar recorded the highest and first-ever three digit figures of Covid-19 fatalities on Tuesday. The health department on Tuesday reported 105 deaths due to Covid complications and 14,794 …
  • Bihar lockdown May 4, 2021 9:39 am Lockdown was imposed in Bihar till May 15 amid the surge in COVID-19 cases, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced on Tuesday. Detailed guidelines regarding the lockdown will be decided by the Crisis Management Group, he said. The decision was taken on …
  • Thunderstorm with lightning likely till Friday May 4, 2021 12:17 am PATNA: Residents got respite from the scorching heat on Monday as overcast skies were witnessed at Patna and many other places in Bihar. Weathermen have predicted thunderclouds along with squally winds at a few places till Friday. In fact, yellow-colour …
  • 13,534 more get Covid, 97 dead in 24 hours in state May 3, 2021 12:33 am PATNA: There seems to be no respite from Covid-19 in the state with 13,534 more people testing positive for the virus and 97 succumbing to it in the last 24 hours. The 97 fresh deaths was the highest single-day toll in the state since the outbreak of the …
  • 13,789 new COVID cases in Bihar; state's chief post master general dies of virus May 1, 2021 9:42 pm By PTI PATNA: Bihar chief post masterr general Anil Kumar has died of COVID, yet another high ranking official succumbing to the deadly virus in the state. The officer was undergoing treatment for coronavirus at AIIMS Patna for past few days where he …
  • Bihar reeling under Covid-19 pressure May 1, 2021 5:34 pm Patna on Saturday registered the highest number of cases in a day so far (Photo for representative purpose only)PATNA: Covid-19 cases continue to spike in Bihar with 13789 new cases reported by the health department on Saturday, taking the active caseload …
  • ‘Running out of facilities, people still not willing to understand’: Bihar MP on Covid crisis May 1, 2021 10:41 am A day after Bihar’s Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Singh died of Covid-related complications, Lok Sabha BJP MP and party president Sanjay Jaiswal, while highlighting the unprecedented surge that the state has been witnessing, said despite making pre-emptive …
  • Covid-19 cases explode as 15,853 more test +ve in Bihar May 1, 2021 12:45 am PATNA: The Coronavirus cases are exploding across the state with the biggest single-day spike of 15,853 people testing positive for the virus in the last 24 hours on Friday. The fresh Covid count was out of the 98,169 samples tested, taking the positivity …
  • Active Covid cases in Bihar cross 1 lakh mark April 30, 2021 3:13 am Of the total 13,098 new cases, Patna registered the maximum with 2,186 people testing positive, taking the caseload to 15,540. Among the other districts, Gaya recorded 1,128 cases, Begusarai (666) West Champaran (590), Muzaffarpur (509), Samastipur (499) …
  • Smuggling of idols: Four held April 30, 2021 12:20 am PATNA: The West Champaran police claimed to have busted a gang involved in smuggling of idols of deities and artifice from Nepal following the arrest of four people, including two Nepalese, on Wednesday. Police also recovered a statue of Lord Buddha, which …
  • All fingers crossed in Bihar as second wave goes rural, scales last year’s peak April 29, 2021 11:05 pm AMIDST A sharp rise in Bihar’s Covid numbers, officials and health experts have flagged an increasing trend of cases being reported from rural areas. Official figures show that in many predominantly rural districts, the number of active cases is almost 9- …
  • Emergency services take a hit for four hours at Bettiah hospital April 28, 2021 10:57 pm BETTIAH: That the system itself has now begun wilting with Coronavirus groans became evident as emergency services remained unmanned for over four hours on Tuesday morning at Bettiah’s Government Medical College & Hospital (GMCH) in West Champaran. …
  • At 13,374, state records a new high of Covid cases in a day April 28, 2021 10:57 pm PATNA: The state recorded a new high of Covid cases on a single day as 13,374 more people tested positive for the virus in the past 24 hours. As per the official data shared by the health department on Wednesday, 84 people succumbed to the virus, taking …
  • State logs highest 85 deaths in one day April 27, 2021 11:21 pm PATNA: Covid-19 pandemic continued to wreak havoc in Bihar as the State recorded the highest deaths of 85 infected people in the past 24 hours on Tuesday. The daily count of corona cases also remained above 12,000 as 12,604 more people tested positive for …
  • Bhojpuri lyricist dies of Covid-19, leaves 54 of his villagers infected April 26, 2021 1:06 am BATTIAH: Bhojpuri film lyricist and musician Shyam Dehati alias Shyam Madhesi, who recently travelled from Mumbai to his native place at Mahui-Naukatola near Bettiah in West Champaran, died of Covid-19 ailments on April 19, leaving at least 54 of his …
  • Kin of Covid victims struggle to find hearse in Bettiah April 23, 2021 4:57 am Four-year-old Arnav looks dazed as his father makes frantic calls for a hearse for his wife’s last journey in BettiahBETTIAH: Giving a morbid competition to the Manhattans on the IPL score sheet graphs, the Covid figures are surging menacingly across the …
  • Bihar crosses 12k Covid cases, mortality rate up 20% April 22, 2021 12:50 am PATNA: Bihar continues to break the daily Covid caseload record with 12,222 new Covid-19 patients confirmed in the past 24 hours, up from 10,455 cases reported in the state on Tuesday. With 56 deaths officially confirmed by the state health department on …
  • Amid Covid spike, 26 ventilators at Bettiah govt hosp gather dust April 21, 2021 2:17 am BETTIAH: Four months ago, the Government Medical College (GMC) hospital at Bettiah received a consignment of 26 brand new ventilators under the PM CARES fund. When Sanjay Jaiswal, himself a doctor, the local MP and Bihar BJP chief visited the hospital, …
  • Bihar records highest single-day spike in Covid cases, deaths April 21, 2021 2:17 am PATNA: The Covid situation in Bihar turned severe as the daily cases of infection breached the 10,000-mark for the first time on Tuesday. The state recorded 10,455 fresh coronavirus cases and 51 fatalities, which was so far the highest single-day Covid …
  • 7,870 test +ve, 34 die as Covid spread turns severe in state April 19, 2021 1:45 pm PATNA: The Covid situation turned grim on Saturday as the state recorded its highest number of single-day cases with 7,870 more people testing positive and 34 dying of the virus during the past 24 hours. The last 50,000 cases have been added in just 17 …
  • Vax shortage hits ‘tika utsav’ in West Champaran April 13, 2021 6:44 am
  • Bihar: Vaccine shortage hits ‘tika utsav’ in West Champaran April 13, 2021 5:32 am
  • Digitise reserved seats at panchayat level: EC April 9, 2021 6:48 am Of the 8,286 posts of mukhiya in the state, 3,772 seats are reserved for womenPATNA: The State Election Commission directed the authorities concerned to digitise the reserved seats for all categories in the three-tier panchayat body and gram kutchery and …
  • ‘Viraat Ramayan Mandir in West Champaran to be ready by end of 2023’ April 7, 2021 10:53 am
  • Canadian woman arrested in Bihar for entering India without visa April 1, 2021 4:08 am A Canadian national was arrested near here on Wednesday while trying to sneak into the Indian territory from adjoining Nepal dodging immigration officials and without a valid visa, an immigration department official said. The 26-year-old Ontario resident …
  • Only work can be your answer to naysayers: Manoj Bajpayee March 25, 2021 12:31 am By PTI MUMBAI: Manoj Bajpayee says the disappointment of being left out at the National Awards previously for the performances that he held "close to his heart" has finally faded away with his best actor win for "Bhonsle". Bajpayee won …
  • Autopsy hints at role of more than one person in tribal girl's rape, murder March 24, 2021 3:39 am BAGAHA/PATNA: A team of doctors that conducted the post mortem examination on the body of a 20-year-old woman police constable aspirant, hinted at the involvement of more than one person in her rape and murder. The tribal woman's half-naked body …
  • State clocks 111 fresh Covid cases March 24, 2021 3:39 am PATNA: The state’s daily Covid count once again crossed the 100-mark on Tuesday with 111 people testing positive for the virus in the last 24 hours. According to the health department, 54,658 samples were tested across the state in the last 24 hours. The …
  • Ramp up Covid tests in state: CM March 21, 2021 1:09 am Patna: CM Nitish Kumar on Saturday asked the health department officials and all district magistrates (DMs) to ramp up testing and vaccination and keep a close watch on people returning home from other states either by train, bus or flight for the …
  • Cops on toes as two traders among three killed in state February 26, 2021 5:44 am PATNA: At least three people were killed, a married woman was allegedly raped after being picked up from her house and two incidents of cash loot were recorded in the state in the last 24 hours. A young cement trader of Sitamarhi, Guddu Kumar, was shot at …
  • DSP demoted for man’s arrest in false rape case February 21, 2021 1:27 am Patna: In a rare punishment, the state government demoted DSP Nisar Ahmed to the inspector rank for illegally getting arrested an innocent man on false charges of rape for personal gain. A notification about Nisar’s demotion with simultaneously revoking …
  • As prices in India spiral, smuggling of fuel from Nepal rises February 18, 2021 7:24 pm (MENAFN - IANS) p>Patna, Feb 18 (IANS) While the prices of petrol and diesel touched Rs 100 at some places in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, this situation is turning out to be a money making business for mafias active on the borders of India and Nepal. …
  • JD(U) MLA booked in murder case February 16, 2021 5:35 am BAGAHA: JD(U) MLA Rinku Singh alias Dhirendra Pratap Singh has been made a named accused in the murder of former West Champaran district board member Dayanand Verma, who was gunned down at Sirsia Chowk under Naurangia police station area around 7.15pm on …
  • Bihar cabinet expansion at 12.30pm today February 9, 2021 10:39 am Ending speculation over the cabinet expansion of the Nitish Kumar government, officials confirmed on Monday evening that the much-awaited event would take place at 12.30 pm on Tuesday at Raj Bhawan.PATNA: Ending speculation over the cabinet expansion of …
  • Bihar Cabinet expansion likely to take place today February 9, 2021 2:21 am There is no official announcement yet but the long-pending Cabinet expansion in Bihar is likely to take place on Tuesday, according to sources. Nine ministers from the BJP, including MLC and former Union minister Syed Shahnawaz Hussain, and eight from the …
  • Covid-19 claims lives of gynaecologist, 3 others January 11, 2021 12:58 am PATNA: Noted gynaecologist Dr Shanti H K Singh died at All India Institute of Medical Sciences-Patna (AIIMS-P) on Sunday due to coronavirus. AIIMS-P nodal officer for Covid Dr Sanjeev Kumar said the 73-year-old doctor, former head of department of …
  • Patna HC suspends Motihari CJM January 9, 2021 4:58 am Patna/Motihari: The Patna high court has suspended the Motihari chief judicial magistrate, Sudhir Kumar Sinha, with immediate effect and ordered that during the period of his suspension he should not leave his station without obtaining prior permission …
  • DM to get rid of traffic snarls, encroachments January 7, 2021 2:51 am CHHAPRA: After joining as the new district magistrate (DM) of Saran on Wednesday, Dr Nilesh Ram Chandra Deore said his priorities would be to solve problems like traffic snarls, poor drainage system and encroachments. He would also ensure that vending …
  • Govt to provide land for new industrial units: CM January 1, 2021 12:15 am BETTIAH/PATNA: Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said the state government would provide land to industrialists willing to set up new industrial units in the state. “Land is being provided to returnee skilled migrants as well as industrialists …
  • Efforts on to rehabilitate those who lost jobs during lockdown: Bihar CM December 31, 2020 3:52 pm Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday asserted that efforts were being made to economically rehabilitate those who have returned to their homes in the state, having lost jobs elsewhere in the wake of the COVID19-induced lockdowns. Kumar made …
  • West Champaran man plots son’s murder December 27, 2020 3:04 am
  • Gopalganj man plots son’s murder December 27, 2020 12:54 am Bagaha/Patna: An elderly man turned out to be the mastermind of his businessman son’s murder in West Champaran on December 2. Shafique Alam (45) was shot dead in a mango orchard near Karbala ground at Jokaha under Manuapul outpost of Mufassil police …
  • 3 killed in road accident in Bihar's Bettiah town December 22, 2020 3:29 am Representative imagePATNA: Three persons, believed to be from the same family were mowed down by a tanker in West Champaran district on Monday. The visibility in the area was low due to heavy fog and the driver is said to have been drunk. The accident took …
  • A week after marriage, bride ‘murders’ hubby December 21, 2020 12:49 am Bettiah/Patna: Barely a week after their wedding, a bride has been arrested from a remote village in West Champaran district for allegedly killing her husband, demystifying the adage that marriages are made in heaven. The family of Shyamji Sah, a daily …
  • State’s Covid tally jumps to 2.45L with 588 fresh cases December 17, 2020 10:59 pm PATNA: Covid-19 cases continue to surge in the state with 588 more people testing positive for the virus in the last 24 hours. With this, Bihar’s Covid tally reached 2,45,397 on Thursday. However, active cases stood at 5,103. According to the daily Covid …
  • ‘Spike in crime rate in Bihar a failure of Nitish govt’ December 10, 2020 8:03 pm Taking a dig at the Nitish Kumar-led government in Bihar, state Congress MLC Prem Chandra Mishra said on Thursday that the surging crime rates in the state shows the failure of the ruling dispensation. Mishra said that Bihar should have a full-time Home …
  • Bihar Polls: Rahul Gandhi Attacks Modi Over Unemployment In Champaran Rally October 28, 2020 5:22 pm Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, claiming that the PM was indifferent to the various problems plaguing the country. During his election campaign in Bihar’s West Champaran district today, …
  • 22-year-old man's body found in pieces in Bihar's West Champaran August 24, 2020 8:59 am Image Source : PTI 22-year-old man's body found in pieces in Bihar's West Champaran A 22-year-old man was murdered allegedly over a land dispute and his body was chopped into pieces near here in Bihar's West Champaran district, police said on …
  • 18 docs to be appointed on contract in W Champaran July 30, 2020 12:18 am BETTIAH: The rising Covid death toll and spike in positive cases has awoken West Champaran to the shortage of doctors and paramedics in battling the pandemic. “We are issuing advertisements to recruit 18 doctors, 18 paramedics/auxiliary nurse midwives …
  • Bihar: Gandak breaches bund, floods 45 East Champaran villages July 25, 2020 6:42 am A portion of the embankment at Bhawanipur village in East Champaran district which was washed away by floodwat...Read More MOTIHARI/BAGAHA/KHAGARIA: Fresh rainfall in the catchment areas of swollen rivers over the last 24 hours aggravated flood …
  • 2 die in Covid isolation wards of West Champaran hospitals July 22, 2020 10:44 pm
  • Many in Champaran take shelter on NH July 22, 2020 10:43 pm MOTIHARI/BAGAHA: Gandak, Burhi Gandak, Bagmati, Lalbakeya and other rivers were in spate and flowing above the danger mark on Wednesday following torrential rain during the last three days in the foothills of Nepal and catchment area of East Champaran …
  • Several Champaran villages affected by floods July 21, 2020 11:45 pm BETTIAH/MOTIHARI/BAGAHA: While incessant rain since Sunday has claimed 114 lives and four dozen people are reported missing in the wake of landslides in the upper reaches of Nepal, the turbulent waters of the Narayani, Gandak in India, now threaten …
  • Centre asks West Bengal, Assam, Bihar, Odisha to strengthen efforts against COVID-19 July 18, 2020 5:28 am By PTI NEW DELHI: With a surge in COVID-19 cases in Bihar, West Bengal, Assam and Odisha, the Union Health Ministry has asked these states to make renewed efforts to contain transmission of the virus and keep case fatality rate below one per cent. With …
  • Doctors, 30 health workers test +ve in West Champaran July 18, 2020 12:03 am BETTIAH: Amid constant spike in cases, frontline warriors are falling ill in West Champaran even as majority of beds in the dedicated Covid facilities at the Government Medical College and MJK Hospital here are going abegging. “The deputy superintendent of …
  • Covid cases on the rise in West Champaran July 14, 2020 10:45 pm
  • Four Maoists shot dead in west Champaran: SSB July 10, 2020 7:21 pm The identity of the Maoists are yet to be revealed. (Representational) A joint team of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and the Special Task Force of West Champaran police shot dead four suspected Maoists in Lokaria area of Bagaha in the early hours of Friday. An …
  • Four Maoists killed in Bihar’s West Champaran July 10, 2020 6:43 am The identity of the Maoists are yet to be revealed. (Representational) A joint team of Shashtra Seema Bal (SSB) and Special Task Force of West Champaran shot dead four Maoists in Lokaria area of Bagaha on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. An …
  • Locust attack in West Champaran, Bhojpur June 28, 2020 11:31 pm ARA/BAGAHA: Swarms of crop-destroying locusts reached Bhojpur and West Champaran districts late on Saturday night. Though the locusts destroyed crops like paddy, sugarcane, maize and vegetables in West Champaran district, they caused no damage to crops …
  • Covid cases double, drones deployed in West Champaran May 4, 2020 6:25 am
  • Woman, two kids burned for ‘dowry’ in West Champaran February 18, 2020 11:49 pm
  • Looted TV sets recovered from West Champaran October 23, 2019 11:18 pm
  • Criminals loot Rs 14 lakh in west Champaran, Muzaffarpur August 31, 2019 6:38 am
  • Rs 14L looted in West Champaran, Muzaffarpur August 31, 2019 3:36 am
  • Criminals loot Rs 14L in west Champaran, Muz August 31, 2019 2:07 am
  • Congress leader killed in West Champaran July 19, 2019 11:21 pm
  • India: Rain, flood, landslides hit normal life in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal July 14, 2019 6:50 am Seven people killed, over 14 lakh affected as flood situation worsens across 25 districts in Assam. Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured Chief Minister of Assam all help from the Centre and asks to ensure all-out efforts to provide relief to the flood- …
  • Bihar: Rain throws life out of gear in Champaran July 13, 2019 6:18 am Champaran (Bihar) [India], July 13 (ANI): Heavy rainfall in Champaran from the past few days have sent normal life for a toss with several areas being water-logged. The water level in Gandak Barrage has also rose after heavy rain in west Champaran. Scores …
  • 63.43 pc voting in 6th phase of LS polls, highest in West Bengal 80.35 pc May 12, 2019 5:50 pm [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 …
  • Bihar: Poachers kill 2 home guards, injure another at Valmiki Tiger Reserve in West Champaran January 27, 2019 9:37 pm 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 …
  • Nitish Kumar inspects two solar power plants in West Champaran district December 5, 2018 8:52 pm 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 November 16, 2018 3:34 am
  • Sushil Kumar Modi opens projects worth Rs 32.85 crore in West Champaran September 22, 2018 6:54 am
  • Floodwaters overtop NH in West Champaran district September 17, 2018 11:49 am 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 July 11, 2018 8:04 pm
  • Swelling Gandak poses threat to West Champaran, Kushinagar districts June 2, 2018 2:48 pm
  • Congress yatra from West Champaran January 4, 2018 9:16 pm
  • West Champaran NHM employees call off stir December 8, 2017 10:16 pm
  • Mob attacks police station in Bihar's West Champaran; 6 injured November 3, 2017 2:39 am 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 November 3, 2017 2:38 am
  • Mob attacks police station in Bihar’s West Champaran November 2, 2017 6:40 pm 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 …
  • Police seize 196 cartons of IMFL in West Champaran July 30, 2017 8:59 pm
  • Fake currency seized from Bihar’s West Champaran district July 9, 2017 2:05 pm 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, …
    • CM launches schemes worth Rs 137cr in Seohar December 24, 2019 8:40 am
    • Nitish launches 167 schemes worth Rs 137 crore in Seohar December 23, 2019 11:21 pm
    • Death toll rises to 169 in Indian floods July 22, 2019 1:36 pm Image credits: @airnewsalerts/Twitter. Mumbai: The death toll in India's flood-hit states has risen to 169, including 102 deaths in Bihar and 67 in Assam over the past eight days, according to official data provided by the two states on Sunday. …
    • Death toll in India's floods rises to 169, army sets up medical camps July 22, 2019 5:15 am The death toll in India's flood-hit states has risen to 169, including 102 deaths in Bihar and 67 in Assam over the past eight days, official data provided by the two states showed on Sunday, Trend reports citing Xinhua. Among the Bihar's 12 flood- …
    • Floods in Bihar, Assam kill 150 July 21, 2019 9:55 am Image used for illustrative purpose. Photo: Wikimedia Commons Mumbai: The combined death toll in India's floods-affected states of Bihar and Assam has risen to 150, official sources from the two states told state-run media in China. Over 11.5 million …
    • Jury out on new districts December 13, 2017 11:05 pm 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 …