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Bihar flood: Death toll reaches 418; 1.67 cr affected in 19 districts

Bihar flood: Death toll reaches 418; 1.67 cr affected in 19 districts

The flood situation in Bihar worsened today with the toll mounting to 418, with 1.67 crore people in 19 districts being affected by the deluge.

Aug 25, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
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

Accused in rape-murder of 5-year-old absconding: Police

No arrests have been made so far in the rape-murder of a five-year-old girl in Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Rags to riches: Bihar welder's son bags Rs 1 crore job offer with Microsoft

Rags to riches: Bihar welder's son bags Rs 1 crore job offer with Microsoft

Vatsalysa Singh Chauhan , a final year student of IIT Kharagpur , will be joining the IT giant in October this year.  

Feb 06, 2016, 09:04 AM IST
Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derail in Bihar's Khagaria

Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derail in Bihar's Khagaria

Seven coaches of Katihar-Amritsar Amrapali Express derailed in Bihar's Khagaria district 

Dec 20, 2015, 09:24 AM IST
2015 Bihar Assembly Elections: 57% voting in first phase, women voters outnumber men

2015 Bihar Assembly Elections: 57% voting in first phase, women voters outnumber men

An estimated 57% of the electorate cast their votes in the first phase of Bihar Assembly election in 49 constituencies.

Oct 12, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

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.

Sep 16, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

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.

Aug 04, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

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.

Jun 19, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

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.

May 12, 2015, 15:58 PM IST

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.

Jan 23, 2015, 14:21 PM IST

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.

Dec 24, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

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.

Sep 10, 2014, 16:10 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

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.

Jul 22, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

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.

Mar 12, 2014, 14:58 PM IST

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.

May 12, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

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.

Mar 08, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

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`.

Mar 07, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

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.

Feb 21, 2013, 19:13 PM IST