Ara

Mystery of magnetars` formation revealed

Researchers have now solved the mystery regarding the formation of magnetars.

Former home secretary battles caste in Bihar

Having shed his official attire for dhoti and kurta, former Indian home secretary RK Singh has realised that caste matters most in elections -- certainly in Bihar.

Two killed, 34 injured in Bihar school bus accident

Two students were killed and 34 injured when a school bus carrying them overturned in Bihar`s Ara town, the district headquarters of Bhojpur, police said.

Bodies of all nine victims of boat tragedy found

The bodies of all nine victims, who had gone missing after a boat capsized in the Ganga in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, were fished out on Thursday.

Man held for raping daughter in Bihar

A man has been arrested in Bihar for raping his 16-year-old daughter, police said on Wednesday.

Two persons awarded life term in murder case

A court in Bihar`s Bhojpur district today sentenced two persons to life imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 25,000 on each after holding them guilty in the murder of an advocate three years ago.

Passenger shot at by train robbers in Bihar

A passenger was shot at and injured by two robbers for resisting them in a running train near Jamila halt under Danapur division of East-Central Railway in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, GRP sources said.

Woman molested on train discharged, sent to Darjeeling

The woman passenger, who jumped off an express train to save herself from molesters and got injured in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, was on Saturday discharged from hospital and taken home to Darjeeling.

Bihar: To escape molester, woman jumps from speeding train

A woman jumped from a speeding express train suffering injuries on her head and legs to escape from molesters who were identified as Army jawans near Ara junction in Bihar`s Bhojpur district on Thursday.

Bihar starts process for seizure of wealth of liquor traders

In wake of serial hooch incidents that claimed more than 50 lives, Bihar police initiated process for confiscation of properties of dozen of "big fish" in the business including brother of a RJD MLA.

Bihar has launched massive crackdown on hooch trade: Nitish

Stung by a series of hooch incidents, Bihar government has launched a massive crackdown on illegal liquor trade network, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Friday.

Bihar mulls confiscating properties of hooch culpr

Stung by the recent hooch deaths, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday hinted at a conspiracy behind serial hooch cases and said his government would confiscate properties of the culprits.

Ranvir Sena founder killed; high alert in Bihar

The chief of Ranvir Sena, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Friday while he was on a morning walk triggering violence in Bihar.

Two killed in road mishap in Ara

Two persons were killed when a speeding jeep in which they were travelling rammed into a stationary truck on National Highway 39 near Dhangai police station of Bihar`s Bhojpur district last night, police said.

Two Maoists held in Bihar

Two Maoists, including its
self-styled zonal commander were arrested from Pero area in
Bihar`s Bhojpur district, Superintendent of Police M R
Nayak said.

Fast against powercut called off in Ara, 3 held in Gopalganj

The indefinite fast in protest
against inadequate power supply in Bihar`s Bhojpur district was called off Thursday following assurance by the authorities, while three persons were detained in Gopalganj.

Three miscreants held in Ara

Three miscreants wanted in
connection with several cases of loot and kidnapping for
ransom were arrested from Charpokhari police station in
Bihar`s Bhojpur district Tuesday, police said.