Samastipur district

Love or insanity! Bihar man, bitten off by snake, bites wife so that she dies with him

Love or insanity! Bihar man, bitten off by snake, bites wife so that she dies with him

In an unusual incident of insanity, a man in Bihar bit off his wife when he came to know a snake has bitten him.

Jun 13, 2017, 19:21 PM IST

Patna police arrests three in topper muddle

Ganesh Kumar, who was stripped of his intermediate arts topper title for submitting forged documents to appear in class XII examination, had passed matriculation from Sanjay Gandhi High School in 2015.

Jun 04, 2017, 23:01 PM IST

Bihar flood toll rises to 205, Ganga receding

Toll in Bihar floods rose to 205 with a fresh death reported on Tuesday even as the situation appeared to be easing with the water level of swollen Ganga flowing below the danger mark.

Sep 07, 2016, 00:27 AM IST

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.

Feb 24, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

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.

Aug 17, 2012, 15:14 PM IST

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.

Sep 24, 2011, 12:33 PM IST

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.

May 29, 2011, 13:10 PM IST

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.

Feb 19, 2011, 15:44 PM IST

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.

Nov 07, 2010, 14:07 PM IST