Manjhi orders speedy trial in Dalit boy's murder case

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Thursday ordered speedy trial into the burning of a 15-year old Dalit boy at a village in Bihar's Rohtas district.

Durgawati reservoir inaugurated in Bihar's Rohtas district

 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today inaugurated the ambitious Durgawati reservoir, the dream project of former Deputy Prime Minister Jagjivan Ram, at Badalgarh in Rohtas district.

Big haul of explosives seized, three persons arrested

A huge quantity of explosives including 2,000 gelatin sticks and 195 detonators were seized and three persons arrested from Rohtas district in Bihar, police said on Saturday.

Bihar Durgawati reservoir project to see light of day after 38 years

After nearly four decades, the Durgawati reservoir project in Bihar is finally ready in realisation of the dream of thousands of farmers to get their land irrigated in districts of Rohtas and Kaimur.

Constable killed, two others seriously injured in mishap in Bihar

A trainee police constable was killed and two of his colleagues were seriously injured late last night in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

Over 4,200 detonators recovered in Bihar

Over 4,200 detonators were recovered Thursday in Bihar`s Rohtas district, police said.

Over 3,500 detonators recovered in Bihar

Over 3,500 detonators were recovered Friday in Bihar`s Rohtas district, and three people have been arrested, police said.

Large quantity of detonators, wires seized in Bihar

A large quantity of detonators and wires were seized Monday from Vasa village in the Rohtas district, police said here.

Bihar govt justifies Rohtas police firing

As the July 8 police firing in Rohtas claiming two lives triggered widespread protest, the Bihar government said it was done in self-defence.

Rohtas bandh hits normal life

The 9-hour Rohtas district bandh, called by BJP and LJP to protest the police firing at Akbarpur in which two persons were killed on Tuesday, hit the normal life today.

BJP demands judicial probe into police firing

The opposition BJP on Wednesday demanded a judicial inquiry into police firing at Rohtas in which two persons were killed and nine others injured yesterday.

Youth from Bihar dies in road accident in Hyderabad

A 25-year-old youth from Bihar`s Rohtas district, who had come to the city to appear in an examination, died in a road accident in the LB Nagar area here on Sunday, police said.

Four killed, 12 injured in road accident in Bihar

Four persons were killed and 12 others injured when a speeding bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch near Mahror village in Bihar`s Rohtas district Monday.

40 students fall ill after mid-day meal in Bihar

At least 40 children fell ill Friday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Rohtas district, officials said. The students are now out of danger.

CRPF seizes 3,400kgs of ammonium nitrate

Security forces have seized 3,400-kgs of ammonium nitrate-- used for making IEDs and explosives-- and detonators during an anti-Naxal operation in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

Australian national dies in road mishap in Bihar

An Australian national died after his motorcycle was hit by a truck on a bridge in Bihar`s Rohtas district, police said.

Two killed, 12 others injured in road accident

Two persons were killed and 12 members of a marriage party injured in an accident in Rohtas district of Bihar Monday.

Teacher arrested for carrying pesticide in school

A teacher was on Friday arrested for carrying a bottle of pesticide in a school at Sasaram in Bihar`s Rohtas, close on heels of death of 23 school students who took poisoned midday meal in Chhapra.

Two shot dead over land dispute

An elderly man and his 15-year-old nephew were shot dead on Monday over a land dispute in Bihar`s Rohtas district, a police officer said.

Road mishaps kill 7, injure 16 in Rohtas, Darbhanga

Seven persons were killed and 16 others injured in road accidents in Bihar`s Rohtas and Darbhanga districts on Tuesday.