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Ex-principal held for selling fake certificates to criminals

"Pandey has issued more than 100 fake age certificates between 2011 and 2013 for money, including many to hardcore criminals like some charged with three to four murder cases.

Don't approach police: Bihar panchayat tells 11-year-old rape victim

A panchayat in Bihar has ordered an 11-year-old rape victim not to file a complaint with the police and instead asked her to wait till she is 18, as the accused has confessed his crime and will marry her.

Patna Nagar Nigam Election 2017: Voting underway in Patna Municipal Corporation/PMC Election; list of winners declared so far
Patna Nagar Nigam Election 2017: Voting underway in Patna Municipal Corporation/PMC Election; list of winners declared so far

Polling for PMC took place on June 04 and passed off peacefully, barring some stray incidents with around 46 percent voter turnout.

Bihar fodder scam: Lalu Yadav appears before CBI court, confident of 'favourable verdict'
Bihar fodder scam: Lalu Yadav appears before CBI court, confident of 'favourable verdict'

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav arrived at the special CBI court here on Friday morning for hearing in connection with one of the fodder scam cases.

Champaran Satyagraha centenary: Ramdev to preside over yoga camp

Baba Ramdev is presiding over a three-day free yoga camp in Bihar`s Champaran to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi`s Champaran Satyagraha.

Two Maoists involved in Sukma attack among nine held

Nine Maoists, including two allegedly involved in the deadly Sukma attack in which 25 CRPF troopers died, were arrested in Bihar's Jamui district in two operations last week, an official said on Thursday.

Supreme Court permits Bihar liquor companies to sell unsold stocks outside state

The Supreme Court on Thursday permitted IMFL manufacturers in Bihar to sell their unsold stocks outside the state in view of the total prohibition imposed by the Nitish Kumar government.

SC allows Bihar liquor manufacturers to export old stocks
SC allows Bihar liquor manufacturers to export old stocks

The Supreme Court on Thursday modified its earlier order and allowed liquor manufacturers from Bihar to export their old stocks of alcoholic beverages worth over Rs 200 crore outside the state till July 31.

Bihar students go on strike over Class 12 mass failure

Train and road services were hit in Bihar on Thursday as student organisations affiliated to the Left parties went on strike to protest the large-scale failure of Class 12 students in the state board exams.

 

Fodder scam: Bihar ex-CM Jagannath Mishra appears in court

Former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra appeared in a special CBI court here on Thursday morning in connection with two fodder scam cases.

Miscreants loot Rs 12 lakh from two maize traders

Six armed miscreants looted Rs 12 lakh from two maize traders at gun point in Bihar's Katihar district on Tuesday.

Two minors drown in a pond in Sitamarhi

Two minor boys drowned in a pond at Bahurar village in Bihar's Sitamarhi district on Tuesday.

Disposal of liquor stocks in Bihar: Manufacturers move Supreme Court

Liquor manufacturers from Bihar today moved the Supreme Court seeking a clarification on its May 29.

One held in connection in with public flogging of two men

One of the four accused persons named in the FIR for public flogging of the two men on theft charge was arrested yesterday.

Benami land deal case: I-T issues fresh summons to Misa Bharti
Benami land deal case: I-T issues fresh summons to Misa Bharti

Misa Bharti's husband Shailesh Kumar has been summoned in the same case by the Income Tax Department on Wednesday.

8 policemen injured in Jharkhand clash
8 policemen injured in Jharkhand clash

When the police team tried to rescue the family members, the villagers clashed with the police personnel. 

Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Yadav appears before CBI court
Fodder scam: RJD chief Lalu Yadav appears before CBI court

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Tuesday appeared before a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in connection with the Fodder scam case.

CBI appeals to exceed Mohammad Shahabuddin's remand
CBI appeals to exceed Mohammad Shahabuddin's remand

The investigating agency has filed charge-sheet against seven accused persons in the case while two accused, Mohammad Javed and Mohammad Kaif, are on bail.

Nitish Kumar blames Biharis for spoiling Bihar's image
Nitish Kumar blames Biharis for spoiling Bihar's image

"Not the outsiders, but people of Bihar play main role in ruining the image of the state," Nitish said at a press conference here.

BJP leader Sushil Modi writes to Bihar CM, seeks cancellation of Lalu plot

Prasad got two plots of land allotted in his name in violation of the MLA Cooperative Society's bye-laws, Modi said adding that the bye-laws allowed allotment of only one plot to a member of the Society.

Patna police arrests three in topper muddle

Ganesh Kumar, who was stripped of his intermediate arts topper title for submitting forged documents to appear in class XII examination, had passed matriculation from Sanjay Gandhi High School in 2015.

Sushil Modi writes to Bihar CM, seeks cancellation of Lalu plot

Prasad got two plots of land allotted in his name in violation of the MLA Cooperative Society's bye-laws, Modi said.

Bihar: Denied mortuary van, man carries wife's dead body on motorcycle
Bihar: Denied mortuary van, man carries wife's dead body on motorcycle

A man in Bihar's Purnia district carried his wife's dead body on a motorcycle to reach his home for her last rites as he was denied a mortuary van at a government hospital.

Yogi Adityanath to address rally in Lalu-Nitish stronghold

"Yogi Adityanath will address a rally in Gandhi Maidan in Patna on either June 15 or 16 to mark three years of the BJP-led NDA government of Narendra Modi," Rai told the media here.

BJP demands resignation of Bihar CM on topper scam

Along with the chief minister, the state Education Minister Ashok Choudhary should also resign, state BJP chief Nityanand Rai told reporters here.

Bihar: 60-yr-old labourer denied mortuary van, carries wife's corpse on motorcycle
Bihar: 60-yr-old labourer denied mortuary van, carries wife's corpse on motorcycle

A man in Purnia district of north-eastern Bihar carried the dead body of his wife on a motorcycle, to reach his village home for her last rites as the hospital authorities did not provide a mortuary van or an ambulance.

Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav bought new car worth Rs 37 lakh on astrologers' advice: Sushil Modi
Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap Yadav bought new car worth Rs 37 lakh on astrologers' advice: Sushil Modi

Continuing with his tirade against Lalu Prasad's family, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday claimed that the RJD chief's elder son and Bihar minister Tej Pratap Yadav has purchased a new car worth Rs 37 lakh on the advice of his astrologers.

BJP demands resignation of Nitish Kumar on re-run of Bihar topper scam
BJP demands resignation of Nitish Kumar on re-run of Bihar topper scam

Bihar BJP on Saturday demanded resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on moral grounds on the re-run of topper scam for the second year in plus two examination in the state.

Hundreds of Bihar Class 12 students protest against being failed, demand re-checking

More than eight lakh of the over 12 lakh students who appeared for the Class 12 exams conducted by the Bihar School Examination Board, failed this year. 

SHOCKING! Bihar class 12 topper Ganesh Kumar, arrested for forgery, is 42-year-old, father to two children: Board
SHOCKING! Bihar class 12 topper Ganesh Kumar, arrested for forgery, is 42-year-old, father to two children: Board

Almost a year after the 'Bihar's topper Ruby Rai' case that exposed how currupt the education system in the state was, here came another 'Ganesh Kumar case' has left everyone in a fixed.