Three die as rain lashes Bihar

Three people were killed and 50 injured as heavy rain lashed Bihar in the wake of cyclone 'Hudhud' that tore through Andhra Pradesh, authorities 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.

SP candidate booked on charge on model code violation

An FIR was lodged on Sunday for model code violation against Ram Vilas Saday, the Samajwadi Party candidate from Raj Nagar assembly bypoll in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a police officer said.

11-year-old gang-raped in Madhubani

A 11-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by two men at a village in Bihar`s Madhubani district on Sunday, police said.

Woman charred to death, 150 houses gutted in Bihar

A woman was charred to death and at least 150 houses were gutted on Saturday in Bihar`s Madhubani and Bhagalpur districts, police said.

Two children die after being set on fire by mother

In a shocking incident, a woman on Sunday set on fire her two minor children in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a police officer 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.

NIA officials interrogate youth for terrorist connection

A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials today visited three places in Madhubani district and interrogated one person in connection with terrorist attacks in the country.

Three injured in bomb blast in poll-bound Madhubani

Three persons were critically injured when a bomb exploded at Katma village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a day before the fourth phase of polling in Bihar.

Bihar Lok Sabha election: Fourth phase tomorrow

Seven constituencies are going to poll in the fourth of the six-phase Lok Sabha election in Bihar to decide the fate of 94 candidates amidst strong security arrangement.

In Madhubani, candidates find going not so easy

It is a tough electoral contest in this Bihar parliamentary constituency that is better known for its Madhubani paintings.

Rahul Gandhi`s concern for poor for making headlines: Narendra Modi

Taking a jibe at Rahul Gandhi, BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi claimed that the Congress Vice-President knew "nothing" about poverty and his concern for the poor was only to "make headlines".

Two minors charred to death

Two boys were charred to death and four others injured in a fire that broke out when a group of people were warming themselves in the district Sunday evening, police said.

15 arrested in Bihar for salt shortage rumour

Fifteen people have been arrested in Bihar for allegedly spreading rumours of an acute shortage of salt in the state, causing prices to soar to Rs.150 a kg in a day, an official said Friday.

JD(U), BJP trade charges after salt sells for Rs 150 a kg in Bihar

Believe it or not, salt was selling at an exorbitant Rs 150 per kg in parts of Bihar amid rumours of an acute shortage of the essential ingredient of food. The state government rebutted the rumours on Thursday.

Mid-day meal tragedy: Bihar govt alleges conspiracy

A day after 22 students lost their lives due to food poisoning after consuming the mid-day meal served at a government primary school in Chhapra, the Bihar govt on Wednesday alleged a political conspiracy behind the tragedy.

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: More kids fall ill in Madhubani

A day after 22 kids lost their lives due to food poisoning after consuming mid-day meal at a government primary school in Bihar`s Saran district, some more kids were taken ill in the state`s Madhubani district on Wednesday.

Suspected thief lynched in Madhubani

A suspected thief was lynched by a mob at Harna village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said on Thursday.

Girl escorted to grandmother`s home

The girl who eloped with a boy, who was presumed dead triggering violence and arson in Bihar`s Madhubani district, was on Saturday escorted to her grandmother`s home.

Madhubani boy sent to remand home, girl sent home

The two, both students of class X of a public school in Madhubani, had eloped on September 7 and travelled to Muzaffarpur, Darjeeling and Jammu before arriving in Delhi.