Samastipur

Aamir Khan donates Rs. 25 lakh to Bihar Flood victims

Aamir Khan donates Rs. 25 lakh to Bihar Flood victims

In a noble cause, Aamir Khan has donated Rs 25 lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for a smoother relief operation for Bihar floods victims.

Aug 31, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Lightning kills 26 people in Bihar, State Government announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

Deaths were reported from Vaishali, Patna, Rohtas, Saran, Buxar, Bhojpur, Gaya, Samastipur, Siwan, Araria and Aurangabad districts on Sunday, Bihar State Disaster Department official Anirudh Kumar said.

Jul 10, 2017, 12:13 PM IST

Class nine girl student burnt to death in Bihar

A Class 9 student was allegedly burnt to death by two neighbours in a Bihar village over a family dispute, sparking protests by residents demanding the arrest of the accused

Jun 14, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Shocking! Minor girl burnt alive in Samastipur, Bihar

This shocking incident has been reported from Samastipur district of Bihar. A class 9th girl has been burnt alive by two boys Amit & Sumit.

Jun 14, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
BJP demands resignation of Nitish Kumar on re-run of Bihar topper scam

BJP demands resignation of Nitish Kumar on re-run of Bihar topper scam

Bihar BJP on Saturday demanded resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on moral grounds on the re-run of topper scam for the second year in plus two examination in the state.

Jun 03, 2017, 20:07 PM IST
This woman sent a gift made out of garbage to PM Narendra Modi — Here's his reply

This woman sent a gift made out of garbage to PM Narendra Modi — Here's his reply

The woman little knew that she would receive a response from PM Narendra Modi himself, who must be receiving hundreds of gifts daily. 

May 24, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

JD(U) MLA's brother named in FIR in journalist killing

Brother of a JD(U) MLA, along with two others, was named in a FIR on Wednesday lodged in connection with the alleged murder of journalist Braj Kumar Singh at Salkhani village here in the district.

Jan 04, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
Jungle raj? Journalist Brij Kishor shot dead by unidentified persons in Bihar's Samastipur

Jungle raj? Journalist Brij Kishor shot dead by unidentified persons in Bihar's Samastipur

In yet another incident of murder in Bihar, a journalist was shot dead on Tuesday in Bihar's Samastipur.

Jan 03, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Free WiFi in all colleges and universities from February: Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Friday that all colleges and universities in the state will have free WiFi facility from February next year to help students in their studies.

Nov 18, 2016, 18:00 PM IST
Train runs over 5 returning from Chhath prayers in Bihar

Train runs over 5 returning from Chhath prayers in Bihar

At least five persons, including three women and two children, were killed on Monday morning when a speeding train moved them down near a railway station in Bihar`s Samastipur district, police officials said.

Nov 07, 2016, 13:22 PM IST
Inspiring! Poverty-stricken Bihar siblings beat all odds to crack IIT-JEE

Inspiring! Poverty-stricken Bihar siblings beat all odds to crack IIT-JEE

A polio-stricken boy and his brother from an underprivileged family in Bihar have set a classic example by beating all odds to fulfil their long cherished dreaming of cracking the prestigious IITJEE entrance exams.

Jun 29, 2016, 13:27 PM IST