Four children charred to death in Bihar

 Four children of a family were charred to death at their home in Bihar's Samastipur district on Saturday.

Cash, ornaments worth Rs 1 crore looted in Bihar

Cash and ornaments worth about Rs one crore were looted by dacoits today from a jewellery shop here, police said.

Case lodged against Manjhi for casting aspersion on judiciary

A court in Bihar's Samastipur district Thursday ordered the police to lodge an FIR against Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi for allegedly casting aspersion on the judicial process.

Bihar CM's Jitan Ram Manjhi chopper stuck in slush

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi fell victim to cyclone Hudhud-triggered rain when his helicopter was stuck in slush before it was put on track by its pilot and security personnel.

Rs 14 lakh looted from trader in Samastipur

A cement trader was Tuesday robbed of Rs 14 lakh at gun point by armed robbers from a market in Bihar's Samastipur district, a police officer said.

Superfast Express leaves four coaches behind in Bihar

Train movement under Samastipur rail division was hampered for around two hours Friday morning when Darbhanga - New Delhi Sampark Kranti Superfast Express sped ahead leaving four coaches behind at Laheriasarai station in Darbhanga district.

Bihar: Homeguard jawan killed in accidental bullet hit

A homeguard jawan was killed on duty when a bullet was fired accidently from rifle of an another jawan while he was cleaning it at transport office this morning, police said.

15 arrested in Bihar for salt shortage rumour

Fifteen people have been arrested in Bihar for allegedly spreading rumours of an acute shortage of salt in the state, causing prices to soar to Rs.150 a kg in a day, an official said Friday.

JD(U), BJP trade charges after salt sells for Rs 150 a kg in Bihar

Believe it or not, salt was selling at an exorbitant Rs 150 per kg in parts of Bihar amid rumours of an acute shortage of the essential ingredient of food. The state government rebutted the rumours on Thursday.

Rs five lakh looted from petrol pump in Samastipur

Armed men looted Rs five lakh from a petrol pump on NH-28 in Dalsinghsarai area in Samastipur district, a police officer said today.

Three girls buried alive in Bihar

Three teenaged girls were killed and two others injured today as earth caved in on them in a village in Bihar`s Samastipur district.

12 year-old girl raped in Bihar, accused arrested

A minor girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour at a village in Samastipur district, a police officer said on Sunday.

Minor girl raped, accused arrested

A minor girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour at a village in Samastipur district, a police officer said on Sunday.

Five dead after being struck by lightning in Bihar

Five persons died due to lightning in Bisenpur Beri village of Bihar`s Samastipur district on Thursday, an official said.

Miscreants flee with idol, kill two temple priests

Two priests were shot dead by miscreants at Bansritola Ramjanki temple in Bihar`s Samastipur town before they fled with the valuable ashtadhatu idol, police said on Saturday.

Bangalore blast probe: NIA visits Darbhanga, Samastipur; hunt for suspect on

Amidst massive manhunt for the Bangalore blast accused, the NIA conducted raids in Bihar`s Darbhanga and Samastipur districts in search of clues and look out for a suspected IM operative Tahseen Akhtar.

JD(U) in multi-cornered contest in Kalyanpur by-poll

The ruling JD(U) is striving hard to retain Kalyanpur (SC) assembly seat in Bihar`s Samastipur district with the LJP and Congress candidates among eight contestants for the February 24 bypoll.

Tahaseen Akhtar Wasim planted Dadar bomb, says Maharashtra ATS

Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) revealed that Indian Mujahideen operative Tahaseen Akhtar Wasim who planted a bomb at Dadar in Central Mumbai on July 13, 2011.

Four held in Thane for killing cop in Bihar

Four persons, who allegedly shot dead a police constable in Bihar around a fortnight back, were arrested in Thane in the wee hours on Saturday, police said.

One person beaten to death in quarrel in Bihar

One person was beaten to death in a quarrel between two families triggered by fight between children during play in Bihar`s Samastipur district, police said Wednesday.