CID roped in to probe school water poisoning in Bihar

The Bihar government has assigned the criminal investigation department the probe into the large number of instances of poisoning of water in schools in the state, police officials said Monday.

An appeal to Maoists, admin to reopen school

Hundreds of students of a school in Bihar`s Muzaffarpur district have appealed to the Maoists and the district administration to help them resume classes which were stopped after the rebels beat up two teachers earlier this month.

Two students electrocuted in Bihar school

Two students of a government high school were electrocuted and three seriously injured in Bihar Tuesday when they were asked to repair a handpump by the principal, police said.

Maoists target hydel power unit in Orissa, school in Bihar

Armed Maoists attacked
a hydel power unit at Ballimela in Malkangiri district,
paralysing energy generation at the plant, police said on Sunday.