Third child born on NDRF rescue boat in flood-hit Bihar

The Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has made provision to pay a sum of Rs 15,000 on birth of a girl child either while rescuig a pregnant woman to a relief camp or in the camp and Rs 10,00 for a boy child in similar condition.

Aug 23, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: BJP ally to begin pro-farmer exercise from Mandsaur

The Swabhimani Paksha leader said the Union government had not done enough for farmers.


Jun 25, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

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.

Jun 09, 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Year-long celebrations to mark Champaran Satyagraha's 100th year begin in Bihar

The year-long celebrations to mark the 100th year of Mahatma Gandhi's first major resistance against the British rule, popularly known as the Champaran Satyagraha, began here on Monday.

Apr 10, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

Bihar SSB rescues 59 trafficked children, 13 human traffickers arrested

At least 59 children have been rescued and 13 traffickers arrested by the border guarding force SSB.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Bihar polls: Political opinion of people in Bettiah

Today we have reached Bettiah which lies in western champaran, which is famously known for Gandhi's 'Indigo revolt'.

Sep 21, 2015, 17:13 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi calls PM Modi 'feku' over poll promises, BJP says 'immature'

Rahul Gandhi calls PM Modi 'feku' over poll promises, BJP says 'immature'

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his poll promises and called him a "feku" (someone who bluffs) at a rally in Bihar's Champaran. The BJP slammed Gandhi and dubbed his speech "immature".

Sep 19, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

Earthquake: Death toll in Bihar mounts to 51, over 170 injured

The death toll in Bihar due to yesterday's 7.9 magnitude earthquake mounted to 51 on Sunday amid reports of widespread damage to property and crops from various parts of the state.

Apr 26, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Class I girl dies after fight with classmates

 A six-year-old girl died and her elder sister was critically injured in a fight with two classmates of a government-run primary school in East Champaran district, the police said.

Feb 26, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Thousands affected in Bihar flood, evacuation on

Thousands of people in Darbhanga, West Champaran and Nalanda districts in Bihar have been affected by floods after rivers flowing through these districts breached their embankments.

Aug 16, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

Student`s death in Bihar: NHRC notice to DGP

National Human Rights Commission issued a notice to Bihar Police chief over allegations that a 12-year-old student was beaten to death by a teacher of a residential school in East Champaran district.

Feb 11, 2013, 17:32 PM IST

Two hardcore Naxalites held in Bihar

Two hardcore naxalites have
been arrested by police from Bihar`s East Champaran and Rohtas districts, police said Tuesday.

Nov 08, 2011, 14:11 PM IST

Nitish Kumar launches `Biswas Yatra`

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
today launched his state-wide `Biswas Yatra` from West
Champaran district to receive feedback from people about the
performance of his government.

Apr 29, 2010, 00:37 AM IST