Mob kills rape accused in Bihar village

A youngster, accused of raping a teenage girl, was beaten to death by a mob in a village in Bihar`s Samastipur district on Wednesday, police said.

Five get lifer in murder case in Bihar

A local court sentenced five persons to life imprisonment and slapped fine of Rs 5000 each today after finding them guilty in a three-year-old murder case.

Day after mass cheating incident, LN Mithila University cancels third year exams
Day after mass cheating incident, LN Mithila University cancels third year exams

A day after a mass cheating incident during BSc third year examination came to fore in Bihar's Samastipur, LN Mithila University cancelled third year exams for its colleges.

Caught on camera: Another mass cheating incident in Bihar
Caught on camera: Another mass cheating incident in Bihar

Another incident of mass cheating in examination has come to fore in Bihar.

Seven killed in separate road mishaps in Patna

Seven persons were killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents in Bihar's Samastipur, Gopalganj and Buxar districts, police officials said on Friday.

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.