Two women among four injured in acid attack in Bihar village

Four persons, including two women, were seriously injured when a group of people threw acid on them over a land-related dispute at a village in Samastipur district on Tuesday.

Dalit boy beaten to death in Bihar

A 14-year-old Dalit boy was beaten to death in Bihar`s Samastipur district by an orchard owner who saw him collecting dry wood from his orchard without permission, police officials said.

Wife alive after husband throws her into river

Wanting to get rid off his wife, a man allegedly threw her into the river Ganges in Bihar. Luckily the woman survived.

Gangster shot dead in police encounter

The Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday shot dead a dreaded gangster Pramod Yadav in an encounter near Salha village in Bihar`s Samastipur district, a police officer said.

Five, including 4 women, die of drinking spurious liquor

Five persons, including four women, died and about a dozen others fell sick after they consumed spurious liquor at Bihar`s Samastipur district, police said.

4 JD(U) activists injured

Four JD(U) activists were injured in a clash with alleged RJD rivals over a dispute on organising Kali puja at Narhan village in Bihar`s Samastipur district, police said on Sunday.