360 students expelled for cheating in intermediate examination

A total of 360 examinees, many of them girls, were expelled across the state for using unfair means in the Intermediate examination today.

Feb 16, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

Senari massacre: 10 sentenced to death, 3 to life in jail

A Bihar court on Tuesday sentenced 10 persons to death and three others to life imprisonment in connection with the Senari massacre in which 34 people were killed by Maoists in 1999, a government lawyer said.

Nov 15, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
Mob sets 'Vajra Vahan' on fire after minor boy crushed to death by police vehicle in Bihar's Jehanabad

Mob sets 'Vajra Vahan' on fire after minor boy crushed to death by police vehicle in Bihar's Jehanabad

A mob on Monday set the 'Vajra Vahan' (anti-riot vehicle) of police on fire after a minor boy was crushed to death by the police vehicle in Bihar's Jehanabad district.

Oct 18, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

Four Maoists held with weapons in Bihar

Four wanted Maoists have been arrested along with weapons from Bihar's Jehanabad district, police said today.

Feb 28, 2016, 16:13 PM IST

Two Naxalites surrender in Bihar

Two hardcore Naxalites, one of them allegedly involved in Jehanabad jail-break, surrendered before the Senior Superintendent of Police's (SSP) office in Gaya district on Saturday.

Oct 31, 2015, 21:15 PM IST

Bihar polls: Voting underway, Manjhi faces tough test

Bihar election is underway, Kemur, Rohtas, Jehanabad and many other sensitive zones are witnessing high number of voters while security is tight on the booths.

Oct 16, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

Bihar polls: PM Modi addresses rally in Jehananbad

Prime Minister Modi conducts a rally in Jehanabad for the second phase of Bihar election.

Oct 12, 2015, 16:50 PM IST

Undertrial inmate's death sparks protest in Jehanabad

An undertrial prisoner died on Wednesday allegedly due to internal injuries he suffered in a clash with other inmates in the district jail here, sparking protest by locals who demanded a probe into the incident.

Sep 30, 2015, 14:37 PM IST
Jitan Ram Manjhi's son detained in Bihar with over Rs 4 lakhs in cash

Jitan Ram Manjhi's son detained in Bihar with over Rs 4 lakhs in cash

In a major embarrassment for ex-Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi ahead of Bihar polls, his son Praveen Kumar was today detained by the police after he was allegedly found carrying Rs 4.65 lakh in cash in a car.

Sep 13, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Maoists call shutdown to protest PM Narendra Modi's Gaya rally

Maoists guerrillas have given a day-long shutdown call on Sunday in Bihar`s Magadh division to protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s rally in Gaya ahead of the upcoming Assembly polls.

Aug 08, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

Expelled RJD MP Pappu Yadav calls Bihar bandh; trains, road traffic hit

Several trains were halted and traffic was blocked in Bihar on Saturday because of a shutdown called by Jan Adhikar Party chief Pappu Yadav over the death of a youth.

Jul 11, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Stray incidents during VHP sponsored Jehanabad bandh

VHP activists on Saturday pelted stones at a Jan Shatabdi Express train in Bihar`s Jehanabad district to enforce a shutdown called to protest the police firing on people, police said.

Jun 27, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

One killed, 11 others injured in Bihar road accidents

One person was killed and 11 others were Wednesday injured in road accidents in Lakhisarai and Jehanabad districts of Bihar, police officials said.

Jun 17, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Over 25 fall ill after food poisoning in Bihar

Over 25 people, including five children, fell ill at a marriage party in Bihar on Friday in a case of suspected food poisoning, officials said.

May 01, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

Two killed in road accident in Jehanabad, Bihar

 Two persons were killed in a collision between a tractor-trolley and an autorickshaw at a village in Bihar's Jehanabad district, a police officer said today.

Apr 23, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Woman beheaded, family members injured by relatives in Bihar

A 45-year-old woman's head was chopped off and three of her family members seriously injured allegedly by her relatives in Dakshini Daulatpur village in the district on Thursday, police said.

Feb 26, 2015, 17:01 PM IST

JD(U) Legislature Party meeting on Feb 7, speculation on CM

A meeting of the JD(U) Legislature Party has been called on February seven amid reports that Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was under pressure to quit and make way for his predecessor Nitish Kumar.

Feb 05, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Suspected Bajrang Dal activists thrash people at Christian prayer meet

A group of activists, allegedly belonging to Bajrang Dal, on Sunday disrupted a prayer meeting of Christians and thrashed people attending it in Jehanabad town, around 55 km from Patna.

Jan 12, 2015, 00:22 AM IST

Nitish, Manjhi share dais to dispel reports of difference

Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and his predecessor Nitish Kumar shared dais after more than two months on Tuesday to dispel reports of differences between them and launched a blistering attack on BJP.

Nov 25, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

Every villages in Gaya, Jehanabad will be electrified: Manjhi

Working to fulfill his predecessor Nitish Kumar's promise, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today said no village in Gaya and Jehanabad districts would be devoid of electricity by end of next month. "Our target is that no village in Gaya and Jehanabad districts are left without electricity," Manjhi said addressing a function after unveiling statue of former Union minister Upendra Nath Varma.

Aug 29, 2014, 00:06 AM IST