One killed, 18 others injured road accidents in Bihar

Three persons were killed and 18 others injured today in separate road accidents in three Bihar districts on Tuesday, police officials said.

Bihar storm: 55 people dead, several injured

The toll in the killer Northwester in Bihar rose to 55 with one more person dying on Friday in the worst-hit Purnea district even as an alert has been sounded for north-eastern regions of the state about possibility of a thunder squall and rains.

 Storm toll rises to 54 in Bihar, maximum deaths in Purnea district
Storm toll rises to 54 in Bihar, maximum deaths in Purnea district

The toll in the killer nor'wester in Bihar rose to 54 as reports of 12 more deaths came from the 12 ravaged districts Thursday.

Bihar storm: At least 42 dead, over 80 seriously injured
Bihar storm: At least 42 dead, over 80 seriously injured

At least 42 persons perished in the severe Nor'wester which ravaged 12 districts of Bihar last night, state Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said on his return after an aerial survey of the affected areas.

Angry farmers loot fertilizers in Bihar

Faced with an acute shortage of fertilizers in Bihar, angry and worried farmers looted two trucks loaded with urea bags in Madhepura district, police said Thursday.

16 students injured after school vehicle overturns in Bihar

Sixteen students of a public school were injured, two of them seriously, after a school vehicle carrying them overturned on the main road here Thursday.

Mobile phones, smoking pipes seized from Madhepura jail

Prohibited items, including mobile phones, were on Wednesday seized from a jail in Bihar's Madhepura district.

Manjhi adopts village in Madhepura

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday adopted Teghraha-Bokhraha village in Madhepura district under 'Mukhyamantri Adarsh Gram Yojana.'

BJP demands anti-conversion law

The BJP on Monday demanded framing of a strong anti-conversion law and blamed the Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar for failing to keep its promises of development of the dalit community, which, he alleged compelled several families to convert to other religions in several districts recently.

Middle school principal found hanging in Madhepura

 A government middle school principal was found hanging at his residence in Madhepura district today.

Bank Manager found dead in Bihar

Madhepura: A 50-year-old bank manager was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Madhepura district of Bihar Wednesday morning.

1 dead, 6 injured in accident in Katihar

One person was killed while six others were seriously injured when a newspaper laden vehicle scraped another vehicle coming from the opposite direction and overturned in Madhepura district of Bihar Thursday.
 

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.

Most people return to villages from relief camps in Bihar

Most of the people who had taken shelter in the relief camps in Supaul, Madhepura and Saharsa district of Bihar on Thursday returned to their villages.

Kosi floods: SSB alerts border posts along Nepal in Bihar

Government has put on alert troops of border guarding Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) in view of the impending Kosi floods in Bihar even as the paramilitary force has moved its critical equipment and ammunition to interior areas from the frontier.

Kosi floods: No change in flow of water in Bihar, Centre sends essential supplies

Kosi floods — As the situation in Bihar worsens due to floods in the river Kosi Centre on Sunday rushed in essential supplies, relief teams and put on standby several aircrafts to deal with any emergency.

Sharad Yadav on a sticky wicket in Madhepura seat

Facing stiff challenge from a resurgent BJP and RJD of Lalu Prasad, JD(U) president Sharad Yadav, seeking an eighth term to Parliament, is finding himself on a sticky wicket in Madhepura Lok Sabha seat nestled along the Indo-Nepal border.

Lok sabha polls: Sharad Yadav vents ire at media for favouring rivals

Lok Sabha polls 2014 — Facing a tough electoral battle in Madhepura, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Saturday criticised the media for allegedly giving more space to a rival party.

JD-U president Sharad Yadav files nomination papers

Janata Dal-United (JD-U) president Sharad Yadav Friday filed his nomination papers from Madhepura in Bihar.

JD(U) list for LS polls: Sharad Yadav to contest Madhepura, Prakash Jha gets West Champaran

Ending speculation, JD(U) Chief Sharad Yadav has been renominated from Madhepura as the party released the second list of 32 candidates for Lok Sabha election in Bihar.