Two dead, five hospitalised after drinking 'toddy' in Bihar

 Two men died and five others were hospitalised after allegedly drinking 'toddy' in Saran district.

Eight Bihar policemen injured in roof collapse at police lines

Eight policemen were today injured, three of them seriously, when the roof of a building at the police lines collapsed here in Saran district of Bihar.

One killed, 20 injured in road accidents in Bihar

One person was killed and 20 others were injured in a road accidents in Bihar's Saran and Jamui districts today.

Man hurls a slipper at Bihar CM Manjhi during janta darbar in Patna

A day after he courted controversy by defending the Maoists'' levy from contractors in the state, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Rasm Manjhi was once again in the news on Monday.

Complaint against Manjhi for 'upper caste' remark

A complaint was on Monday filed against Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi in a court in Saran district, charging him with sowing discord in society by questioning the origin of upper caste people.

Nitish attacks Modi for 'failing' to respect Vajpayee's work

Senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "failing" to respect good work done by senior party leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee by not inaugurating the NTPC unit at Barh, foundation of which was laid by the veteran leader.

Revellers clash with policemen in Chhapra, six vehicles torched

Revellers carrying idols of Goddess Durga for immersion clashed with policemen here and torched six vehicles on Monday when they were prevented from playing loud music.

Two injured in bomb attack in court premises in Chapra

 An informant in a triple murder case was among two persons injured in a bomb attack targeting them in the district court premises at Chapra in Bihar's Saran district today, police said.

Bank guard foils bid to loot Rs 14 lakh, shot dead in Chapra

A security guard employed with a bank was shot dead by armed robbers Monday after he foiled their attempt to decamp with Rs 14 lakh from a cash van in Saran district of Bihar, police said.

Ex-JD (U) MLA Ramparves Rai passes away

Former JD(U) MLA Ramparvesh Rai died of multiple organ failure late last night and was cremated Tuesday in his native Saran district, family sources said.

Rajdhani Express mishap: Security tightened in Varanasi zone

A day after the derailment of New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express near Chapra in Bihar, security has been tightened in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

Gogoi requests Manjhi for free treatment of Rajdhani victims

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi requested his Bihar counterpart Jitan Ram Manjhi to provide free medical treatment to injured passengers of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express that derailed in Bihar.

Rajdhani Express accident: Rail police, Railway at loggerhead over running of pilot engine

The railway police and the East Central Railway were on Thursday at loggerheads over not running a pilot engine ahead of Rajdhani Express which derailed at Chapra.

Railways had intelligence about possible Maoist attack in Bihar

Railway Ministry had intelligence inputs about a possible Maoist attack on rail properties in Tirhut and Saran regions of Bihar, a senior RPF official claimed.

Rudy briefs PM about Rajdhani mishap; hints at Maoist hand

Senior BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy Wednesday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the derailment of the Dibrugarh-bound Rajdhani Express in Bihar, while later stating that it could be the handiwork of Maoists.

Gogoi for free treatment to injured Rajdhani passengers

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday requested his Bihar counterpart to provide free medical treatment to the injured passengers of New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express that derailed at Chapra in Bihar today.

President saddened by Bihar train accident

President Pranab Mukherjee ON Wednesday expressed grief at the loss of lives in the derailment of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express in Bihar and called upon authorities to provide relief to victims.

Too early to speak on cause of Rajdhani Express accident: Gowda

Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday said it was too early to comment on the cause of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailment in Bihar.

Rajdhani Express mishap: BJP postpones dinner for council of ministers

The NDA government on Wednesday postponed the dinner scheduled for council of ministers following the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express mishap in Bihar`s Chapra district, in which four people were killed and eight injured.

Gross negligence behind Dibrugarh Rajdhani derailment: Lalu Yadav

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad Yadav blamed the "gross negligence" of the Railway Ministry and Central government for the derailment of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express near Chapra junction.