Brother, sister drown in a pond in Bihar's Sheikhpura

Two siblings today drowned in a pond in Jangipur village in Bihar's Sheikhpura district.

Militant killed in encounter in Kupwara

An unidentified militant was killed in an overnight encounter with security forces in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Doubling of Kiul-Gaya railway line gets CCEA nod

Doubling of Kiul-Gaya railway line gets CCEA nod

The project is likely to benefit Lakhisarai, Sheikhpura, Nawadah and Gaya districts of Bihar and is expected to be completed by 2019-20, according to a release.

PM Narendra Modi's actions don't match his words, says Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said the fear of imminent defeat in Bihar has forced Prime Minister Narendra Modi to muster courage and talk of corruption as he had chosen to remain silent on the Lalit Gate and Vyapam scam.

Will form govt in Bihar with two-third majority: Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Tuesday highlighted the development in the states ruled by his party and said that the NDA would form the next government in Bihar with a two-third majority.

NDA 'storm' not 'wave' can be expected in Bihar polls, says Paswan

 Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday said that he expected an NDA "storm" rather than a "wave" in the Bihar polls.

Rahul Gandhi to address three rallies in Bihar on October 7

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address three public rallies in Bihar's Begusarai, Sheikhpura and Rohtas Districts.

Mid-day meal fiasco: 'Snake-like reptile' found in Bihar's Jamui, 12 children fall ill in Sheikhpura

At least 12 children fell ill after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar`s Sheikhpura district on Saturday, an official said.

Nitish Kumar should focus on his own promises to Bihar: Pradhan

Rejecting criticism that the Centre was repackaging old schemes in its assistance to Bihar, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to focus more on fulfilling his own promises of making it a surplus power state.

Student bitten by teacher in Bihar

A class II student was bitten on several parts of his body by a teacher in his hostel room at a public boarding school here.

Two minors gangraped in Bihar

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by two persons at Pharpur in Sheikhpura district in Bihar, police said today.

Class 12 examinees clash with Bihar police

A group of Class 12 examinees Monday clashed with police, pelted stones on an examination centre and torched several vehicles, injuring eight policemen in Bihar`s Sheikhpura district.

Undertrial prisoner attempts self immolation

An undertrial prisoner at the district prison here allegedly tried to immolate himself and sustained several burn injuries.

Violent protest during Nitish visit to Sheikhpura

A group of people staging protest outside a guest house, where Bihar CM Nitish Kumar was staying, turned violent after police tried to disperse them.

Police opens blank fire to disperse irate mob in Sheikhpura

At least three policemen were
injured when an irate mob attacked a police station in
protest over the death of a woman in an accident, prompting
the cops to open fire in air to disperse them in Bihar`s
Sheikhpura district.

4 killed, 18 hurt in road mishap

Four persons were killed and 18 injured when the jeep they were travelling in collided with a truck in Bihar`s Sheikhpura district today, police said.

Dalit woman stripped in Sheikhpura

A Dalit woman was
on Thursday allegedly stripped and beaten up in full public view on
suspicion of practising witchcraft at Kare in Sheikhpura
district of Bihar.