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Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

The flood situation in Bihar continues to remain grim where 69.81 lakh people have been hit by inundation in 13 districts and 56 people have lost their lives.

Aug 16, 2017, 08:43 AM 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

Pappu Yadav's arrest raised in Lok Sabha again

Pappu Yadav founded Jan Adhikar Party after being expelled from the Rashtriya Janata Dal.

Apr 05, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
Godman comes out 'hale and hearty' from 15 days 'Samadhi' in Bihar

Godman comes out 'hale and hearty' from 15 days 'Samadhi' in Bihar

The Baba was claimed to have taken Samadhi in a 10 ft long, 10 ft wide and 15 ft deep pit.

Mar 14, 2016, 10:31 AM IST

'Godman' stays in sealed pit 'without water' for 15 days in Bihar, it's not possible, say doctors

A self-styled godman called Pramod Baba reportedly emerged from a sealed hole in the ground after 15 days, as per a media report.

Mar 13, 2016, 23:04 PM IST
"All Hindu saints are anti-national": Another shocker from Pappu Yadav

"All Hindu saints are anti-national": Another shocker from Pappu Yadav

Controversial Bihar leader Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav on Monday said there was nothing wrong in burning of the Indian flag in Jammu and Kashmir nor was sloganeering against India anti-national.

Mar 07, 2016, 14:27 PM IST
FDI in Railways: GE, Alstom to set up Rs 40,000 cr factories to provide 1,000 locomotives

FDI in Railways: GE, Alstom to set up Rs 40,000 cr factories to provide 1,000 locomotives

The contract agreements with both GE and Alstom will be signed in a month.

Nov 09, 2015, 22:30 PM IST

Bihar elections LIVE: 59.46% polling recorded in final phase

The fifth phase of polling in Bihar on Thursday saw 59.46% polling till 4 PM.

Nov 05, 2015, 17:17 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

Monsoon finally reaches Bihar

The much-awaited monsoon entered Bihar on Monday with rain lashing several parts of the state and bringing much-needed relief to people, particularly farmers, a weather official said.

Jun 22, 2015, 23:43 PM IST
Bihar polls: Jitan Ram Manjhi announces alliance with BJP to 'defeat Nitish Kumar'

Bihar polls: Jitan Ram Manjhi announces alliance with BJP to 'defeat Nitish Kumar'

Former Bihar chief minister and leader of Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) Jitan Ram Manjhi met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah in the capital on Thursday and announced that his party would join the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) alliance ahead of the state Assembly polls.

Jun 11, 2015, 18:36 PM IST
Madhepura MP Pappu Yadav expelled from RJD, may join hands with BJP

Madhepura MP Pappu Yadav expelled from RJD, may join hands with BJP

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Thursday expelled Madhepura MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav for six years for anti-party activities.

May 07, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

One killed, 18 others injured road accidents in Bihar

Three persons were killed and 18 others injured today in separate road accidents in three Bihar districts on Tuesday, police officials said.

Apr 28, 2015, 12:59 PM IST

Bihar storm: 55 people dead, several injured

The toll in the killer Northwester in Bihar rose to 55 with one more person dying on Friday in the worst-hit Purnea district even as an alert has been sounded for north-eastern regions of the state

Apr 24, 2015, 22:49 PM IST
 Storm toll rises to 54 in Bihar, maximum deaths in Purnea district

Storm toll rises to 54 in Bihar, maximum deaths in Purnea district

The toll in the killer nor'wester in Bihar rose to 54 as reports of 12 more deaths came from the 12 ravaged districts Thursday.

Apr 23, 2015, 13:55 PM IST
Bihar storm: At least 42 dead, over 80 seriously injured

Bihar storm: At least 42 dead, over 80 seriously injured

At least 42 persons perished in the severe Nor'wester which ravaged 12 districts of Bihar last night, state Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said on his return after an aerial survey of the affected areas.

Apr 22, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

Angry farmers loot fertilizers in Bihar

Faced with an acute shortage of fertilizers in Bihar, angry and worried farmers looted two trucks loaded with urea bags in Madhepura district, police said Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

16 students injured after school vehicle overturns in Bihar

Sixteen students of a public school were injured, two of them seriously, after a school vehicle carrying them overturned on the main road here Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 14:26 PM IST

Mobile phones, smoking pipes seized from Madhepura jail

Prohibited items, including mobile phones, were on Wednesday seized from a jail in Bihar's Madhepura district.

Feb 11, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

Manjhi adopts village in Madhepura

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday adopted Teghraha-Bokhraha village in Madhepura district under 'Mukhyamantri Adarsh Gram Yojana.'

Jan 27, 2015, 19:36 PM IST