Bihar by-polls: Lalu Yadav, Nitish Kumar to hold rally in Chhapra today

After over two decades of political rivalry, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar will be sharing dais for the second time in Chhapra on Sunday.

Bihar Assembly by-polls: Lalu, Nitish to share dais in Chhapra on Sunday

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar will be sharing dais in Chhapra on Sunday.

Sadanand Gowda arrives in Patna to review Dibrugarh Express derailment site

Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda here today arrived in Patna to take a stock of the accident site in Chhapra where the Delhi-Dibrugarh Express had derailed.

Retired major murdered in Delhi, four arrested

A 62-year-old retired Indian Army major who owned a paying guest accommodation was smothered to death Thursday in his house here, police said. All the accused have been arrested.

Rabri Devi files nomination papers from Chhapra

Former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD leader Rabri Devi today filed nomination papers from Saran Lok Sabha constituency in the state.

Rabri Devi files nomination papers from Chhapra

Former Bihar chief minister and RJD leader Rabri Devi filed nomination papers from Saran Lok Sabha constituency in the state.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Accused surrenders in court

Arjun Rai, an accused in the mid-day meal tragedy case that claimed lives of 23 children in Bihar`s Saran district two months ago, surrendered on Monday in a local court.

Absconding husband of school principal files anticipatory bail

The July 16 incident in a Chhapra school in which 23 poor children had lost their lives has shocked the nation.

The Death of Harry Potter

Harry Potter died because corruption in India did not spare the little plate of a hungry child.

Proposal to build kitchen shed in 7225 schools in Bihar

Alarmed by death of 23 children after eating poisonous midday meal in a Chhapra school, the state government on Tuesday decided to build kitchen shed in 7225 schools, including in Saran district.

Teachers continue to boycott MDM; govt holds `positive` talk

As over 10 lakh students continued to be deprived of mid-day meals due to primary school teachers boycotting food cooking duties in Bihar, government held "positive" talks with agitators.

Mid-day meal tragedy: Chhapra school principal polygraph test to be done at Delhi

Bihar police on Friday decided to take jailed principal of Chhapra school, accused in the death of 23 children after eating poisonous midday meal, for polygraph test to Delhi.

Mid-day meal tragedy: Chhapra school principal send to judicial custody

Principal of Chhapra school was on Thursday produced before a district court here on Thursday which send her to judicial custody.

Raju to write to MPs for support on mid-day meal scheme

With a string of incidents putting question mark on mid-day meal scheme, HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju said he would write to all MPs for their support for effective implementation and quality of food.

Nitish slams BJP for politicising mid-day meal tragedy

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Wednesday hit out at his critics for attacking him for keeping mum on the recent mid-day meal tragedy in the state.

Bihar govt forms SIT to probe Chhapra mid-day meal tragedy

The Bihar govt has constituted an eight-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe into the mid-day meal tragedy that claimed the lives of 23 children in the Chhapra district of the state last week.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Principal`s property to be attached

The Bihar government will attach the property of Meena Devi, absconding principal of the government primary school in Saran district.

Chhapra mid-day meal case: Forensic report confirms pesticide in food

Forensic Science Laboratory`s (FSL) report in Bihar’s mid-day meal tragedy on Saturday stated that high quantity of organo phosphorus pesticide was found in the food items.

Mid-day meal tragedy: Nitish Kumar puts off iftar party

In view of the mid-day meal tragedy at Chhapra in which 23 children died, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday night announced postponement of the iftar party he was to host on July 24.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: Forensic report to be out today

The forensic report on Bihar mid-day meal deaths is expected to be out on Friday even as the toll climbed to 23.