East Champaran

Charas worth over Rs 3 crore seized in Bihar's east Champaran

Over 15 kg of charas, worth over Rs three crore in the international market, was seized close to the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's East Champaran district, an SSB official said today.

Oct 25, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

SSB recovers 5kg drugs from man in Bihar's East Champaran

Five kg charas were recovered from a man by the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) from Raxaul along Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's East Champaran district, an official said on Monday.

Sep 04, 2017, 13:32 PM IST
Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

The flood situation in Bihar continues to remain grim where 69.81 lakh people have been hit by inundation in 13 districts and 56 people have lost their lives.

Aug 16, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Bihar govt calls for CBI probe into immolation deaths of sugar mill workers

Bihar government has recommended CBI inquiry into the death of two sugar mill workers union leaders at Motihari in an alleged self-immolation attempt to protest against non-payment of arrears.

 

Jun 02, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
ISI behind Kanpur train mishap: ATS, NIA sleuths reach Bihar to probe Pakistan connection

ISI behind Kanpur train mishap: ATS, NIA sleuths reach Bihar to probe Pakistan connection

A day after the Bihar Police claimed that Pakistan`s ISI may be behind the Kanpur train mishap, officials of the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the National Investigating Agency (NIA) on Wednesday reached Patna to probe the terror angle. 

Jan 18, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

Woman poisons three daughters, kills self in Bihar's Champaran

 A woman along with her three daughters allegedly committed suicide in Bihar's East Champaran district, a police officer said on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 14:41 PM IST

Two Chhath devotees killed in Motihari, another injured

 Two women Chhath devotees were killed and another injured as they were trapped under a tractor which overturned on NH-28 in Bihar's East Champaran district today, a police officer said.

Nov 18, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

Prisoner escapes after throwing chilli powder at policeman in Bihar

An undertrial prisoner on Monday escaped after throwing chilli powder in the eyes of a policeman escorting him at a court in East Champaran district.

Jun 29, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Four persons killed, five injured in truck-SUV collision in Bihar

Four persons were killed and five others seriously injured when an SUV collided head-on with a truck in East Champaran district of Bihar today, police said.

Jun 10, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Bihar Police arrest four Maoists

Four Maoists were on Monday arrested while they were allegedly making plans to extort levy from under-construction infrastructure projects.

Jun 01, 2015, 12:02 PM IST

Bihar places five districts on alert after Nepal landslide

The Bihar government on Sunday sounded flood alert in five districts after a massive landslide, triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal, leading to accumulation of a huge volume of water there.

May 24, 2015, 23:39 PM IST
Bihar's Muslims donate land for world's largest Hindu temple

Bihar's Muslims donate land for world's largest Hindu temple

Muslims in Bihar, in a stellar demonstration of communal harmony, have donated land to help build the world's largest Hindu temple which will have the capacity to seat a staggering 20,000 people.

May 20, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

Bihar: Mukhiya's husband shot dead over extortion demand

 The husband of a Mukhiya (village headman) was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at Mahuawa village in Bihar's East Champran district over demand for extortion, a police officer said today.

May 02, 2015, 14:08 PM IST

Ramai Ram quits as East Champaran minister-in-charge

Senior Bihar Cabinet member Ramai Ram Thursday resigned as the minister in-charge for East Champaran district saying he was feeling "insulted" over the appointment by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of another minister to the post without consulting him.

Apr 30, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Mahaout trampled to death by elephant in Bihar

 A Mahout was trampled to death today by a raging elephant at a village in Bihar's East Champaran district, a police officer said.

Apr 23, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

Village head arrested with firearms, 150 bank passbooks in Bihar

A village head in Bihar's East Champaran district was arrested on Tuesday morning for his alleged involvement in nefarious activities and liquor, firearms and 150 bank passbooks were also seized from him, police said.

Mar 31, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

Man in Bihar tries to sell son for liquor, arrested

A man was arrested in Bihar's East Champaran district after he tried to sell his minor son to purchase liquor, police said Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Radha Mohan Singh adopts 3 villages under Jamunia panchayat

Motihari: Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh Friday adopted three villages in Jamunia panchayat of East Champaran district and promised to transform them by paying special attention to improving cleanliness and hygiene.

Nov 14, 2014, 18:30 PM IST

Mob attacks police after man's death in Bihar

Angry over the death of a young man during a police crackdown on gamblers, a mob Friday attacked police personnel and set their vehicles on fire in Bihar`s East Champaran district.

Oct 24, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Manjhi warns doctors of stern action

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday gave a warning to doctors that stern action would be taken against those found "playing with the (lives of the) poor".

Oct 18, 2014, 00:42 AM IST