Should the govt officials in Bihar follow MLAs' commands?

A junior engineer of the state Energy Department in the district accused ruling JD(U) MLC Vinod Kumar Singh of pressurising him to do work beyond his scope of duty and threatening to kill him if he didn’t do so.

Three Shab-e-Baraat revellers killed, eight injured in Bihar mishap

Three Shab-e-Baraat revellers died on the spot, while eight others were left seriously injured when a truck hit an autorickshaw in Madhubani district of Bihar during the wee hours on Wednesday, a police official said.

Five persons injured in acid attack

Five persons were injured in an acid attack on them by a neighbour at a village in Madhubani district, a police officer said on Thursday.

PM Modi gifts Madhubani painting to Mayor of Hannover

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday presented to the Lord Mayor of Hannover a Madhubani painting depicting various stages of life, nature and the interconnection between nature and life on Earth.

NHRC rescues 101 bonded labourers in Bihar

The NHRC on Tuesday said it has rescued 101 bonded labourers from Madhubani in Bihar, after an NGO complained they were being made to work forcefully on agricultural lands and not being paid minimum wages.

101 people rescued from bonded labour in Bihar

In a major intervention, National Human Rights Commission has got 101 people rescued from age-old bonded labour and ensured about their rehabilitation.

Nitish Kumar inaugurates 'Mithila Mahotsav'

 Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday inaugurated the famous 'Mithila Mahotsav' at Madhubani, about 180 km from the state capital, and flagged the need to ensure that Madhubani painting of the region remains alive and youth take them up.

12 children hurt in Bihar roof collapse

At least 12 children were seriously injured on Saturday when the roof of an Anganwadi centre collapsed at a village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said.

Two liquor shop employees sustain burn injuries

Two liqour shop employees sustained severe burn injuries after the hut in which they were sleeping was set on fire by unidentified assailants at a village in Madhubani district of Bihar, a police officer said Monday.

Bihar: Three-year-old found hanging on tree, rape suspected

A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped and found unconscious in naked condition hanging upside down from a tree at Banka in this district of Bihar on Saturday.

Three die as rain lashes Bihar

Three people were killed and 50 injured as heavy rain lashed Bihar in the wake of cyclone 'Hudhud' that tore through Andhra Pradesh, authorities said on Wednesday.

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.

SP candidate booked on charge on model code violation

An FIR was lodged on Sunday for model code violation against Ram Vilas Saday, the Samajwadi Party candidate from Raj Nagar assembly bypoll in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a police officer said.

11-year-old gang-raped in Madhubani

A 11-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by two men at a village in Bihar`s Madhubani district on Sunday, police said.

Woman charred to death, 150 houses gutted in Bihar

A woman was charred to death and at least 150 houses were gutted on Saturday in Bihar`s Madhubani and Bhagalpur districts, police said.

Two children die after being set on fire by mother

In a shocking incident, a woman on Sunday set on fire her two minor children in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a police officer said.

Candidate polishes shoes to pay back loan for contesting polls

An Independent candidate from the Jhanjharpur constituency is working overtime by mending and polishing shoes to pay back the money he had borrowed from native villagers to contest the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections.

NIA officials interrogate youth for terrorist connection

A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials today visited three places in Madhubani district and interrogated one person in connection with terrorist attacks in the country.

Three injured in bomb blast in poll-bound Madhubani

Three persons were critically injured when a bomb exploded at Katma village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, a day before the fourth phase of polling in Bihar.

Bihar Lok Sabha election: Fourth phase tomorrow

Seven constituencies are going to poll in the fourth of the six-phase Lok Sabha election in Bihar to decide the fate of 94 candidates amidst strong security arrangement.