Siwan District

Boat capsizes in Bihar's Gaghra river, three women missing

Boat capsizes in Bihar's Gaghra river, three women missing

Assistant Superintendent of Police A K Gupta said, a boat carrying seven women capsized in the mainstream of the river.

Nov 26, 2016, 19:31 PM IST

Over Rs 7 crore seized in poll-bound Bihar

Over Rs 7 crore in cash was recovered from vehicles on Wednesday in Bihar`s Saran and Siwan districts during routine checking in the poll-bound state, police said.

Sep 30, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

30 pilgrims dead in Jharkhand in five days

The death of 13 pilgrims in Jharkhand on Friday has pushed the number of pilgrims killed in the state in the last five days to 30.

Aug 14, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Girl raped, nose chopped off by ex-fiance in Bihar

A girl was raped and part of her nose chopped off by her former fiance after she refused to marry him in a village in Bihar's Siwan district, police said on Thursday.

Apr 16, 2015, 21:17 PM IST

Shahabuddin, his son among four booked in murder case

RJD strongman Md Shahabuddin and his son were among four persons booked on Tuesday in the murder case of a man in Siwan district, a police officer said.

Jun 17, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Bihar village bans jeans, T-shirt for girls

After three of its girls went missing, a village in Bihar`s Siwan district has barred girls from using mobile phones and wearing jeans and T-shirts.

Feb 11, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

Bank account of India`s first president still active

Rajendra Prasad was born Dec 3, 1884, in Zeradei in Bihar`s Siwan district and died Feb 28, 1963, in Patna. He was India`s first president from 1952 to 1962.

Jul 04, 2012, 15:18 PM IST

‘CBI must probe afresh Chandrashekhar murder’

CPI-ML (Liberation) gen secy Dipankar Bhattacharya said that the CBI probe afresh the murder case of party
activist Chandrashekhar Prasad.

Mar 22, 2012, 16:25 PM IST

JD(U) MLA surrenders before court, gets bail

JD(U) MLA Shyam Sunder Singh surrendered before a court in Bihar`s Siwan district in a 20 year-old case criminal case and was released on bail.

Feb 13, 2012, 21:34 PM IST