Six suspected Maoists arrested on extortion charges in Bihar

Six suspected Maoists were on Saturday arrested from Sheohar, Muzaffarpur and Sitamarhi districts of Bihar on the charges of alleged extortion.

Case filed against Arvind Kejriwal for removing Bhushan, Yadav from AAP NC

A complaint case was filed in a court here Tuesday against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for removing Aam Admi Party(AAP) leaders Prashant Bhusan and Yogendra Yadav from the party's national executive committee in a 'humiliating' manner.

Miscreants open fire in court campus in Bihar, 1 injured

In a brazen act, unidentified miscreants Monday opened fire inside Muzaffarpur civil court campus in Bihar, critically injuring a person who was being produced by the police in a case.

Jitan Ram Manjhi cabinet takes many populist measures

With its fate hanging in balance, the Jitan Ram Manjhi government on Tuesday took a host of populist measures like reducing the mandatory attendance in schools to 55 percent from 75 per cent for SC/ST students to avail benefits like uniform, bicycles and free text books.

Boy beaten to death, hanged from tree in Bihar

A 13-year-old boy was allegedly beaten to death and his body hanged from a tree by a man over a petty issue at Dhiran Chapra village under Bela Police Station area in the district, police said on Thursday.

Litchi fruit suspected in mystery illness in India

A toxin in litchi fruits may be linked to a mysterious and sometimes fatal brain disease that has afflicted children in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, and neighbouring districts since 1995, US researchers claim.

US national among two killed in accident

A woman from the United States was among two persons who were killed and four others got injured when their car rammed into a bus in Aurai area of Muzaffarpur district on Monday, the police said.

Muzaffarpur arson saviour lady hoists tricolour at Cong office

 Shail Devi, who saved the lives of 10 persons belonging to the minority community during a recent arson in Muzaffarpur, today hoisted the tricolour at the Bihar Congress headquarters here on the occasion of 66th Republic Day.

Man lynched in Bihar, case filed

A man was lynched by a mob here after he allegedly shot at and injured a person in a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district today, police said.

Jitan Ram Manjhi visits riot-hit areas of Muzaffarpur

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday visited violence-hit areas of the Muzaffarpur district in the state, where three people had died in communal clashes earlier this week.

Bihar CM asks people to refrain from politics over Ajizpur clash

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Wednesday visited arson-hit Ajizpur village in Muzaffarpur district and asked people to "refrain from politics" over it.

Hindu widow saved 10 Muslims in Bihar riots

A Hindu woman who saved lives of 10 Muslims in this village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district during the recent clashes in which five people died is being hailed as a hero, officials said.

BJP blames Bihar govt for Muzaffarpur riots, demands judicial probe

Blaming the state government for communal riots at Ajizpur village in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar, BJP on Wednesday demanded a judicial enquiry into the incident and Rs 10 lakh compensation to the families of the victims.

Five policemen suspended over Muzaffarpur riots

Five police officials were suspended in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district Tuesday for negligence on duty in the light of killings of four people and arson in a village that later turned into a communal clash, police said.

Four criminals killed in Muzaffarpur

Four persons, stated to be criminals, were shot dead in two incidents in Muzaffarpur, the police said on Tuesday.

Maoists torch equipments and vehicles of construction company in Bihar

Armed Maoists torched equipments and vehicles of a road construction company in a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, a police officer said on Sunday.

Three children die under mysterious circumstances in Bihar

Three children were found dead under mysterious circumstances and another was hospitalised in a serious condition at Goraiya in this district on Monday.

Three held for acid attack in Gurgaon

Three people, including a teenager, were arrested here for acid attack on a woman and her nine-year-old daughter, police said on Friday.

Newly born grandson of JD(U) MLC and BJP MLA kidnapped in Bihar

 In a shocking incident, two unidentified women allegedly kidnapped the newly born grandson of JD(U) MLC Dinesh Prasad Singh and BJP MLA Veena Devi from a well-known private hospital in Muzaffarpur in Bihar.

Chhath ushers festive fervour, communal harmony in Bihar jails

Prisoners in different correctional homes across Bihar are making arrangements for celebration of the Chhath festival on Wednesday.