Sitamarhi

Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

The flood situation in Bihar continues to remain grim where 69.81 lakh people have been hit by inundation in 13 districts and 56 people have lost their lives.

Aug 16, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
Bihar floods situation worsens, 56 people killed so far

Bihar floods situation worsens, 56 people killed so far

As many as 56 people have died due to floods in Bihar so far, Additional Secretary Disaster Management Department of Bihar Anirudh Kumar said on Tuesday. 

Aug 15, 2017, 18:12 PM IST
No historical proof of Sita's birthplace: Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

No historical proof of Sita's birthplace: Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

There is no historical proof regarding the birth place of Sita, the wife of Lord Rama, in Sitamarhi in Bihar and it is a "matter of faith".

Apr 12, 2017, 21:36 PM IST

Woman engineer burnt alive in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

A woman junior engineer, engaged with MGNREGA work in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, was burnt alive by unidentified persons at her home, police said on Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2016, 15:56 PM IST
35 dead as bus falls in pond in Bihar; PM Modi expresses grief

35 dead as bus falls in pond in Bihar; PM Modi expresses grief

The accident took place near Basakha Chowk in Benapatti area, about 250 km from Patna.

Sep 19, 2016, 18:44 PM IST

Passenger bus falls into pond in Bihar

A 50-seater bus fell into a deep pond in Bihar`s Madhubani district on Monday, officials said.

Sep 19, 2016, 16:06 PM IST
Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in Bihar

Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in Bihar

Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal reviewed the situation yesterday as over six lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood in Assam.

Jul 25, 2016, 10:52 AM IST

Bihar SSB rescues 59 trafficked children, 13 human traffickers arrested

At least 59 children have been rescued and 13 traffickers arrested by the border guarding force SSB.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:25 PM IST