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Stage set for Narendra Modi`s rally in Bihar`s Purnia today

Last Updated: Sunday, March 09, 2014, 23:34

Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a rally in Bihar`s Purnia on Monday ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Narendra Modi to address public meetings in Muzaffarpur, Purnia on March 3

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 21:52

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address public meetings in Muzaffarpur on March three and in Purnia a week later, party`s Bihar unit president said on Thursday.

Boy lynched, another injured by villagers on theft charge

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 23:39

14-year-old boy died and another was injured after they were mercilessly beaten up by a mob, led by a deputy sarpanch, which accused them of theft at Thari village in Bihar`s Purnia.

Businessman, son kidnapped in Bihar

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 14:38

Unidentified persons, masquerading as policemen, kidnapped a businessman and his son from Bhawani bazaar in Bihar`s Purnia district, police said on Wednesday.

20 persons injured in two incidents in Bihar

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 15:29

Altogether 20 persons were injured today in separate road accidents in Bihar`s Purnia and Banka districts on Sunday, police said.

Mentally challenged man bound, dragged by GRP

Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 19:03

An inquiry was ordered by the Railway police into GRP personnel allegedly dragging a mentally challenged person with his leg tied as punishment for crossing the tracks in Purnia.

Bihar: One electrocuted, 3 injured in electric wire snapping

Last Updated: Sunday, July 28, 2013, 15:54

A man was electrocuted and three others sustained burn injuries today after an electric wire snapped and fell into a pool of water in a village in Bihar`s Purnia district, a police official said.

Bihar floods: 7 dead, over half a million affected

Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 17:08

More than half a million people have been affected by floods in Bihar, which have so far claimed the lives of seven people.

Teacher burnt alive by colleagues in Bihar

Last Updated: Monday, May 27, 2013, 21:23

In a horrific incident, a school teacher was burnt alive by his colleagues inside the school premises in Purnia district on Monday.

34 tribals arrested over killing of JD(U) leader

Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 16:40

Police on Saturday arrested 34 people, including 20 women, in the brutal killing of a local JD(U) leader who was allegedly set on fire by some tribals over property dispute in the district.

JD(U) leader burnt to death by tribals: Police

Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 00:10

A local JD(U) leader died of burn injuries after he was allegedly set on fire by some tribal people over property related dispute in Bihar`s Purnia district.

Taliban-linked Afghan jailed for three years in Bihar

Last Updated: Thursday, December 13, 2012, 20:40

An Afghan national arrested in 2010 from the Purnia railway station in Bihar and charged with waging war against the state was acquitted of terror charges, but convicted under the Foreigners Act.