Businessman shot and robbed in Sitamarhi

      Sitamarhi: A businessman was shot at before he was robbed of Rs 2.1 lakh by miscreants at Sutihara More in Sitamarhi district of Bihar today.

Six die, 4 injured in road mishaps in Bihar

Six persons were killed and four others injured on Saturday in separate accidents in Bihar's Sitamarhi district.

50 children taken ill after eating mid-day meal in Sitamarhi

At least 50 children on Saturday fell ill after consuming contaminated mid-day meal at a primary school in Bihar's Sitamarhi district.

Over 100 Bihar villages flooded, rivers rising

Flood water has entered over 100 villages in Bihar, forcing people to abandon their homes, and rising water level in most rivers is posing a threat to many other villages, officials said Friday.

Lovers commit suicide at Sitamarhi in Bihar

Two youths allegedly committed suicide in a hotel room in Sitamarhi around 140 km north from Patna. Their bodies were recovered by the police on Monday.

LS polls: Over 56 percent voting in seven LS seats of Bihar

Over 56 per cent voting was registered today in seven Lok Sabha seats of Bihar in the fifth phase of elections in the state which also witnessed death of one person in police firing outside a booth.

Maoist planning to disrupt elections in Muzaffarpur arrested

The Bihar Police on Sunday arrested a Maoist allegedly planning to disrupt Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarpur district.

Lovers commit suicide at Sitamarhi in Bihar

Two youths allegedly committed suicide in a hotel room in Sitamarhi around 140 km north from Patna. Their bodies were recovered by the police Wednesday.

Four under-trial prisoners escape from Sitamarhi jail

Four under-trial prisoners escaped from a jail in Sitamarhi district of Bihar taking advantage of a scuffle between some inmates and prison guards over poor quality of food, jail sources said Tuesday.

Bihar Police trashes reports of minister`s alleged Indian Mujahideen links

The Bihar Police on Friday rubbished media reports quoting a central security agency that the state Minorities Welfare Minister Shahid Ali Khan was suspected to have links with two Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives.

PDS dealer shot dead in Bihar

Armed dacoits shot dead a PDS dealer before looting cash and valuables from his house in a village in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district.

Four bombs recovered in Sitamarhi

Four bombs were recovered
today from a bridge in Khanua village under Runnisaidpur police station area in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, a police officer said.

Six injured by dacoits in Bihar

Armed dacoits looted cash and jewelleries worth Rs. 11 lakh after injuring six members of a family in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, an officer said Friday.

Two-year-old boy killed after father throws acid on him

A two-year-old boy on Saturday died after his father allegedly threw acid on him and mother-in-law following a dispute in Sitamarhi area.

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.

BJP, RJD stall Council work over EVMs in school

Opposition BJP and RJD stalled the functioning of Legislative Council on the issue of shifting of EVMs.

About 50 kids ill after drinking water in Bihar

About 50 children were taken ill Friday after drinking water from a handpump at a school in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, officials said.

Four members of a family die in cylinder blast

Four members of a family, including two minors, have died in an accidental cylinder blast at a home in Paschim Tola in Bihar`s Sitamarhi district.

Two Maoists killed in Bihar

Two Maoists were killed in firing between rival groups in a locality of Bihar`s Sitamarhi district, police said.