Bhojpur district

Groom shot dead in Bihar; FIR lodged

The shocking incident took place late last night at Pilapur village of the district when some unidentified bike borne persons shot dead the groom Sudhir Kumar (22) just after the "Jaimal" ceremony.

May 07, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Bihar floods: Toll rises to 165, 37.53 lakh people affected

With six more deaths, the toll in Bihar floods on Tuesday rose to 165, even as the swollen Ganga, whose water level started showing a receding trend, has affected 37.53 lakh people in 12 districts of the state.

Aug 30, 2016, 23:33 PM IST
Bihar floods kill eight more; water recedes in UP but still in red

Bihar floods kill eight more; water recedes in UP but still in red

There was no let up in flood fury in Bihar with eight fresh deaths reported on Thursday.

Aug 25, 2016, 23:43 PM IST

22 persons killed, over 23 lakh affected in Bihar floods

At least 22 persons have been killed while 23.71 lakh people affected in the Bihar floods with many areas, especially the riverine belt of 12 districts badly reeling under water in the state.

Aug 23, 2016, 21:10 PM IST

Student gang-raped by six persons, four arrested in Bihar

 A higher secondary student was allegedly gangraped by six persons at Bihta, about 38 km from here, police said today.

Nov 21, 2014, 17:56 PM IST

Five women gang-raped in Bihar

Five women have been allegedly gang-raped at a gun-point by three men in Bihar's Bhojpur district, police said on Friday.

Oct 10, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Meira Kumar files another plea in land-grab case

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has filed yet another petition in the Patna High Court that some people have occupied a land bought by her father in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, her lawyer said.

May 01, 2014, 13:17 PM IST

Poll official found dead in Bihar

A polling official was found dead on Wednesday on the banks of the Sone river near Sandesh Bazar in Bhojpur district.

Apr 16, 2014, 13:07 PM IST

Two killed in Bihar over dance dispute during marriage

Two people were killed and one critically injured at a marriage function in Bihar`s Bhojpur district when two groups opened fire at each other after a tiff over the demand for a dance, police said on Wednesday.

Feb 26, 2014, 15:48 PM IST

11 juvenile inmates escape from remand home in Bihar

Eleven juvenile inmates escaped from a remand home in a village in Bihar`s Bhojpur district after removing the grill of a room.

Feb 05, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Panchayat Secretary held on graft charge in Bihar

The vigilance sleuths on Wednesday arrested a Panchayat Secretary for taking Rs. 35,000 as graft in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, an official said.

Dec 18, 2013, 14:46 PM IST

Three of a family die in mysterious circumstances

Three members of a family died in mysterious circumstances and two others were taken ill at Taridih in Bhojpur district, an official said on Tuesday.

Nov 26, 2013, 15:53 PM IST

LoC killings: Bihar mourns; martyr`s family returns compensation cheque

Martyred sepoy Vijay Kumar Rai`s family has returned the compensation cheque given by the Bihar government.

Aug 07, 2013, 15:37 PM IST

Ex-JD(U) minister named in killing of village chie

A case has been registered against four a former ruling JD(U) minister, in the killing of Ichri gram panchayat chief in Bhojpur district.

Feb 27, 2013, 23:17 PM IST

Molestation case: Second accused nabbed in Bihar

A second person has been arrested in the molestation of a woman passenger of an express train, who jumped off to save herself and was injured in the head and legs in Bihar`s Bhojpur district.

Jan 04, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Four CPI (ML) cadres held in Bihar

The arrested cadres were wanted in connection with
five cases of murder, loot and under the Arms Act.

Jan 24, 2012, 16:06 PM IST