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Bihar: Two arrested after death of two girls at Patna shelter home

Bihar: Two arrested after death of two girls at Patna shelter home

Deputy Superintendent of Police, Law and Order (Patna), Manoj Kumar Sudhanshu said according to the Rajiv Nagar shelter home authorities, the two inmates -- aged 17 and 21 years -- were taken to the

Aug 12, 2018, 18:51 PM IST
Amid heat over Muzaffarpur scandal, 2 girls found dead in another shelter home in Bihar

Amid heat over Muzaffarpur scandal, 2 girls found dead in another shelter home in Bihar

Aasra Home was raided on Friday following which several loopholes were found in the premises.

Aug 12, 2018, 11:56 AM IST
Muzaffarpur case: Cellphone, 40 phone numbers found from Brajesh Thakur's possession in jail

Muzaffarpur case: Cellphone, 40 phone numbers found from Brajesh Thakur's possession in jail

A district administration official said the names of some powerful people, including a minister, were written on two pages recovered from Thakur during the search. 

Aug 12, 2018, 11:49 AM IST
Morning prayer made mandatory in Bihar schools to discipline students

Morning prayer made mandatory in Bihar schools to discipline students

All schools would have to chant prayer like "Meri Raftar Pe Suraj Ki Kiran Naaz Kare..."/"Tu Hi Ram Hai, Tu Rahim Hai". These are parts of Bihar gaans (songs).

Aug 12, 2018, 10:54 AM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal: CBI releases accused Brajesh Thakur's son after day-long interrogation

Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal: CBI releases accused Brajesh Thakur's son after day-long interrogation

Anand is the publisher and editor of Hindi daily 'Pratah Kamal', the office of which is situated within the same premises as the residence and the shelter home which have since been sealed.

Aug 12, 2018, 10:38 AM IST
Muzaffarpur case: How Brajesh Thakur used his connections in Bihar govt to help co-accused Madhu get a seat on state panel

Muzaffarpur case: How Brajesh Thakur used his connections in Bihar govt to help co-accused Madhu get a seat on state panel

Madhu Kumari currently serves as the project director of Wama Shakti Vahini - an NGO enlisted with Bsacs.

Aug 12, 2018, 09:12 AM IST
Muzaffarpur sex scandal: 'Coward' Nitish must resign on moral grounds, says Tejashwi Yadav

Muzaffarpur sex scandal: 'Coward' Nitish must resign on moral grounds, says Tejashwi Yadav

Taking a jibe at Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, Tejaswi Yadav asked Kumar to resign as he is unable to run the state.

Aug 11, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
Four Naxals arrested in Bihar's Gaya; assets worth 30 lakh seized from another Maoist

Four Naxals arrested in Bihar's Gaya; assets worth 30 lakh seized from another Maoist

Ashok Mehto was wanted in connection with several Naxal activities in Imamganj and Gerua police stations in Gaya was arrested by the police.

Aug 11, 2018, 07:23 AM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal: CBI takes copy of FIR, chargesheet, case diary from court

Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal: CBI takes copy of FIR, chargesheet, case diary from court

The court had earlier asked the state government to provide details on rehabilitation of the inmates of shelter home.

Aug 09, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
Muzaffarpur scandal: I resigned because media and Opposition created a furore, says Manju Verma

Muzaffarpur scandal: I resigned because media and Opposition created a furore, says Manju Verma

More than 40 girls had been lodged at the shelter home and medical reports suggest that over half of them may have had sexual intercourse at some point of time.

Aug 08, 2018, 18:32 PM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: Bihar Minister Manju Verma resigns

Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: Bihar Minister Manju Verma resigns

The minister's husband has been accused of having links with alleged mastermind Brajesh Thakur in connection with the Muzaffarpur sex scandal at a shelter home.

Aug 08, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
Targeted for planning to join Congress, alleges Muzaffarpur shelter home case accused

Targeted for planning to join Congress, alleges Muzaffarpur shelter home case accused

Claiming innocence, he said that none of the girls have taken his name.

Aug 08, 2018, 13:42 PM IST
Wall collapses in waiting room at Patna Junction, kills 70-year-old

Wall collapses in waiting room at Patna Junction, kills 70-year-old

The incident occurred in the bathroom of the second class passengers' waiting room.

Aug 07, 2018, 08:19 AM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Differences in Congress and RJD over demand for Nitish's resignation

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Differences in Congress and RJD over demand for Nitish's resignation

It appears that the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress party are not on the same page over demanding resignation of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Aug 06, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
There will be many more: Maneka Gandhi on Muzaffarpur shelter home case

There will be many more: Maneka Gandhi on Muzaffarpur shelter home case

I know there will be many more because for years and years, we have paid no attention, said Maneka Gandhi.

Aug 06, 2018, 16:42 PM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Sushil Kumar Modi rallies in support of Bihar minister Manju Verma

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Sushil Kumar Modi rallies in support of Bihar minister Manju Verma

Bihar deputy chief minister and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi has come out in defence of state’s social welfare minister Manju Verma.

Aug 06, 2018, 16:02 PM IST
Muzaffarpur scandal: Patna High Court seeks report from CBI, Bihar government within 2 weeks

Muzaffarpur scandal: Patna High Court seeks report from CBI, Bihar government within 2 weeks

The court has also asked the state govt to provide details on rehabilitation of the inmates of shelter home, said Lalit Kishore, Advocate General of Patna High Court.

Aug 06, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
Nitish Kumar acts tough against shelter homes in Bihar; Patna HC seeks report in Muzaffarpur scandal

Nitish Kumar acts tough against shelter homes in Bihar; Patna HC seeks report in Muzaffarpur scandal

Patna High Court has, meanwhile, asked the intelligence agency and the state government for a detailed action report on in the matter.

Aug 06, 2018, 12:44 PM IST
Look beyond the 'one-off' negatives, focus on positive work: Nitish Kumar on Muzaffarpur case

Look beyond the 'one-off' negatives, focus on positive work: Nitish Kumar on Muzaffarpur case

At a time when Nitish is facing a barrage of attacks over the Muzaffarpur sex scandal, he launched an ambitious scheme which promises to provide Rs 54,100 from the birth of a girl child till she

Aug 05, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Bihar government suspends 6 officials in Muzaffarpur sex scandal case

Bihar government suspends 6 officials in Muzaffarpur sex scandal case

More than 40 girls had been lodged at the shelter home and medical reports suggest that over half of them may have had sexual intercourse at some point of time.

Aug 05, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

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