Bihar polls: Nominations for first phase begin

The filing of nomination papers for the first phase of Bihar Assembly polls, slated to be held on October 12, began on Wednesday, an official said.

Bihar Legislative Council adjourned after ruckus over Khagaria incident

The Bihar Legislative Council was adjourned till Wednesday noon after BJP legislators created ruckus on Tuesday over the Khagaria incident, in which musclemen attacked people belonging to Scheduled Caste, demolished their hutments and allegedly committed atrocities on women.

14 students fall ill after consuming mid-day meal in Bihar's Khagaria

Fourteen students on Friday suffered food poisoning after consuming mid-day meal in a middle school in Adwani Dumariakhurd village under Parbatta block of Khagaria district, an official said.

Three policemen, truck driver killed in road accident

Three policemen and a truck driver were killed when the jeep in which the cops were travelling collided with the truck in Khagaria district, police said on Tuesday.

Biha woman killed for practising witchcraft

Patna: A 55-year-old Muslim woman was killed by her neighbours in Bihar's Khagaria district, for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said Friday.

Mobile phones and SIM cards seized from Khagaria jail

A dozen mobile phones and nine SIM cards were on Wednesday seized from different wards of a divisional jail in Bihar's Khagaria district.

Bihar: Old man lynched for scolding drunkards

A 65-year-old man was lynched by a group of people when he scolded them for consuming alcohol at Nayagaon in Khagaria district, a police official said on Wednesday.

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.

Three soldiers arrested for molesting girl in Bihar

Three soldiers were arrested in Bihar`s Khagaria district for molesting a girl on a train, police said Tuesday.

Ex-BPCC chief quits Congress to join LJP, nominated from Khagaria

Congress received a setback in Bihar with its former state chief and AICC member Chaudhary Mehboob Kaisar quitting the party to join Lokjanshakti Party and was promptly nominated as the LJP candidate from Khagaria seat.

Newborn girl child found dead in Bihar

A newborn girl child was found dead Sunday in the Sadar hospital premises in Bihar`s Khagaria district, a hospital official said.

JD(U)-BJP MLAs seek action against RJD leaders over SIT probe

The ruling JD(U) and BJP MLAs trained guns at opposition RJD seeking action against its leaders involved in the attack on Chief Minister`s convoy at Khagaria last year.

SIT points to `doubtful` role of RJD in attack on Nitish Kumar

Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing protests during Bihar CM Nitish Kumar`s `Adhikar yatra` at Khagaria in September has found role of RJD`s Ramkripal Yadav (MP) and Pappu Yadav as `doubtful`.

SC stays order quashing Bihar MP`s election

Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the decision of the Patna High Court quashing the election of JD-U MP Dinesh Chandra Yadav from the Khagaria Lok Sabha constituency of Bihar in 2009.

Two criminals held with arms and ammunition

Two criminals were held with four weapons and 77 ammunition from a locality in Bihar`s Khagaria district, police said on Friday.

Left parties` bandh in Khagaria hits normal life

The Left parties have called for bandh in Bihar`s Khagaria district to protest against police brutalities.

Seven cops suspended over Nitish cavalcade attack

The suspension comes three days after the incidents of violence and arson disrupted Nitish’s ‘Adhikar Yatra’ on Thursday.

Two minors poisoned to death in Khagaria

Two minor girls were killed
and another fell seriously ill when their stepmother poisoned
them at Baltara village in Bihar`s Khagaria district, police

Alleged mastermind, 18 others arrested in Khagaria carnage

As many as 19 of the 37 persons, named
in the FIR relating to the killing of 16 people in Khagaria
district on October one, including alleged mastermind O P
Shah, have been arrested.

Maoists kill 16 in Bihar, threaten CM

Suspected Maoist rebels have killed 16 in Bihar`s Khagaria district and threatened Nitish Kumar.