100 Bihar children ill after mid-day meal

 Nearly 100 children fell ill on Monday after eating their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Madhubani district, an official said.

Candidate polishes shoes to pay back loan for contesting polls

An Independent candidate from the Jhanjharpur constituency is working overtime by mending and polishing shoes to pay back the money he had borrowed from native villagers to contest the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections.