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Bihar floods situation worsens, 56 people killed so far

Bihar floods situation worsens, 56 people killed so far

As many as 56 people have died due to floods in Bihar so far, Additional Secretary Disaster Management Department of Bihar Anirudh Kumar said on Tuesday. 

Aug 15, 2017, 18:12 PM IST
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey to review erosion in Gopalganj

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey to review erosion in Gopalganj

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday conducted an aerial survey to take stock of the scale of erosion caused by floods in Gopalganj district.

Sep 19, 2016, 01:41 AM IST

Gopalganj hooch tragedy not failure of prohibition: Nitish Kumar

 Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today refused to term the recent hooch tragedy in Gopalganj, in which 18 persons died, as "failure of prohibition", saying such incidents have happened in states where there was no ban on liquor.

Sep 13, 2016, 18:03 PM IST

550 litres of country liquor unearthed in search in Bihar's Gopalganj

More than 550 litres of country liquor, which was buried under the earth, was recovered during a search operation launched in Khajurwani ward of Gopalganj town where 16 persons died in a suspected hooch incident early this week.

Aug 20, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

11 mysterious deaths in Bihar, probe ordered

At least 11 people died overnight under mysterious circumstances in Gopalganj district of Bihar. The administration on Wednesday morning ordered a probe after families claimed it to be a hooch tragedy, police said.

Aug 17, 2016, 11:32 AM IST
This JD(U) MLA caught dancing with bar girls again - Know details

This JD(U) MLA caught dancing with bar girls again - Know details

Janata Dal (United) MLA Shyam Bahadur Singh was caught on camera dancing with bar dancers at a function recently. 

Jul 17, 2016, 17:34 PM IST
Fires claim 18 lives in Bihar since Sunday

Fires claim 18 lives in Bihar since Sunday

Eighteen people, including seven children and four women, died and about 2,500 houses were destroyed since Sunday in various incidents of fire in Bihar with heat wave playing its part, officials said.

Apr 25, 2016, 13:18 PM IST
Shocked over Asaduddin Owaisi's 'won't say Bharat Mata ki jai' remark, 100-year-old Muslim lady faints! Case filed

Shocked over Asaduddin Owaisi's 'won't say Bharat Mata ki jai' remark, 100-year-old Muslim lady faints! Case filed

There seems to be no end in sight to problems to AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi over his 'won't say Bharat Mata ki jai' remark.

Mar 17, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Gopalganj DM eats mid-day meal cooked by widow, intends to change people's mindset​

The residents of Gopalganj had barred Sunita Kunwar, a 36-year-old widow, from cooking mid-day meals at the school because they felt she was a “bad omen”.

Dec 20, 2015, 21:25 PM IST

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Dec 20, 2015, 11:36 AM IST
DM eats mid-day meal at Bihar school and helps widow get her job back

DM eats mid-day meal at Bihar school and helps widow get her job back

The widow, who has two minor children, had knocked at the doors of DM's office.

Dec 19, 2015, 11:11 AM IST
Mahagathbandhan is insulting Biharis: Modi

Mahagathbandhan is insulting Biharis: Modi

Modi said that the opposition is perturbed because people in large numbers in Bihar have come out to support BJP.

Oct 30, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

Heavy rainfall forecast in Bihar

Heavy rainfall is expected in many districts of Bihar in the next two days, the weather office said on Tuesday.

Aug 18, 2015, 12:14 PM IST

Seven killed in separate road mishaps in Patna

Seven persons were killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents in Bihar's Samastipur, Gopalganj and Buxar districts, police officials said on Friday.

Jun 12, 2015, 14:24 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

Over 100 Bihar villages flooded, rivers rising

Flood water has entered over 100 villages in Bihar, forcing people to abandon their homes, and rising water level in most rivers is posing a threat to many other villages, officials said Friday.

Aug 15, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

RJD leader shot dead in Gopalganj

A local RJD leader was shot dead by unidentified assailants at Mitbhairwa in Bihar`s Gopalganj district, police said today.

May 07, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Maoists torch vehicles of a construction company in Gopalganj

The Maoists have torched eleven vehicles of a construction company in Sattar Ghat locality of Bihar`s Gopalganj district, a police officer said today.

Dec 30, 2013, 13:36 PM IST

CPI-ML workers protest PDS irregularities, attack officials

The CPI-ML workers ransacked the Block Development Officer (BDO)`s office before attacking local officials leaving three of them injured at Vijaypur block in Bihar`s Gopalganj district on Tuesday, official sources said.

Sep 24, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

ITI student among three killed in road accident in Bihar

Three people, including an ITI student, were killed and five others injured Monday in a collision between an autorickshaw and a school bus on NH-28 in Bihar`s Gopalganj district, a police officer said.

Sep 23, 2013, 14:00 PM IST