Two motorcyclists crushed to death by truck

 Two persons were crushed to death when a speeding truck rammed into a motorcycle on NH 57 late last night near Dholbajja village in Araria district of Bihar, the police said on Saturday.

Kosi floods: SSB alerts border posts along Nepal in Bihar

Government has put on alert troops of border guarding Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) in view of the impending Kosi floods in Bihar even as the paramilitary force has moved its critical equipment and ammunition to interior areas from the frontier.

Kosi floods: No change in flow of water in Bihar, Centre sends essential supplies

Kosi floods — As the situation in Bihar worsens due to floods in the river Kosi Centre on Sunday rushed in essential supplies, relief teams and put on standby several aircrafts to deal with any emergency.

One dead, seven missing as boat capsizes

One woman died and seven others went missing after an overcrowded boat capsized at Bakenia Ghat in Araria district this morning, police said.

Lightning kills four in Bihar

Four people were killed and eight injured Tuesday in Bihar when lightning struck them, officials said.

Woman dead, two sons battling for life after consuming poison

A woman allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison, while her two sons were battling for life after she fed them poison-laced dinner in Bihar`s Araria district, police said.

11 mobile phones among various items seized from Bihar jail

Eleven mobile phones and some other objectionable items were seized from a division jail in Bihar`s Araria district, a police officer said.

6 precious statues seized, 2 smugglers nabbed

Two persons were arrested in the district for allegedly trying to smuggle out six precious mixed metal idols to Nepal.

Bihar floods: 7 dead, over half a million affected

More than half a million people have been affected by floods in Bihar, which have so far claimed the lives of seven people.

Protest in Araria against Lande`s transfer

Showing their affection for outgoing Superintendent of Police (SP) Shivdeep Lande, a large number of people on Saturday staged demonstration and blocked roads in Araria district.

Heroin valued at Rs 3 cr seized

Police on Monday seized 3.5 kgs heroin valued at Rs 3 crore in the international blackmarket from Bihar`s Araria district and arrested one person in this connection.

Elephant tusk worth Rs. Ten lakh seized

Elephant tusk worth Rs ten lakh have been seized from a hotel in Forbesganj town in Bihar`s Araria district and one person has been arrested in this connection.

Comm seeks report on mothers selling off children

Acting on media reports, Bihar Human Rights Commission today sought reports from Araria and Nawada district administration about poor mothers selling off their children.

Three killed in collision in Bihar

Three persons were killed in a head-on collision between a tractor trolley and a truck near Banua village in Bihar`s Araria district Monday.

Araria: 25 minor girls rescued, 43 held

The girls - hailing from state`s Bhagalpur and Supaul
districts, Uttar Pradesh and Nepal - were brought here by a
gang and forced into flesh trade.

25 minor girls rescued, 43 held

Twenty-five minor girls were rescued from Rampur village in Bihar`s Araria district on Sunday.

Three labourers run over

Three labourers were run over and
killed by a train at Mirganj village in Bihar`s Araria
district on Tuesday, railway sources said.

SSB head constable commits suicide in Araria

Head constable of SSB`s 28th battalion L Tikkan Singh allegedly shot himself with a service rifle at Kaniabagh outpost in
Bihar`s Kishanganj district, an official said.

Trader shot dead, protest in Araria

Gunmen shot dead a shopkeeper,
triggering protests by locals who enforced closure of shops
and held demonstrations demanding immediate arrest of
the culprits in this town of Bihar`s Araria district on Wednesday.

Araria: BJP MP injured

BJP MP Pradip Kumar Singh was injured in a road mishap at Mahadeo Chowk in Bihar`s Araria district, police said.