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Bihar MLA Anant Singh likely to be taken to Patna; police to seek transit remand

Bihar MLA Anant Singh likely to be taken to Patna; police to seek transit remand

Singh had been absconding since August 17 night after an AK-47 rifle, grenades and bullets were recovered during a raid on his ancestral residence.

Aug 24, 2019, 09:05 AM IST
Bihar MLA Anant Singh, charged under UAPA and absconding since August 17, surrenders before Delhi's Saket court

Bihar MLA Anant Singh, charged under UAPA and absconding since August 17, surrenders before Delhi's Saket court

The gangster-politician had earlier released a video in which he had claimed that he will surrender in the court as he has faith in the judiciary, and not before the police.

Aug 23, 2019, 13:24 PM IST
Watch: Rifles fail to fire during state funeral of former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra

Watch: Rifles fail to fire during state funeral of former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra

Jagannath Mishra was cremated with full state honours but during the gun salute to the three-time CM, the rifles of Bihar Police personnel failed to fire. 

Aug 22, 2019, 09:09 AM IST
Bihar: 2 police personnel shot dead by criminals in Saran's Marhaura

Bihar: 2 police personnel shot dead by criminals in Saran's Marhaura

Two police personnel died while another is in a critical condition after unidentified criminals opened fire on a Special Investigation Team (SIT) in broad daylight in Bihar's Saran district on

Aug 20, 2019, 21:31 PM IST
Former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra dead at 82

Former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra dead at 82

Mishra had been suffering from cancer and other medical ailments for which he had been receiving treatment at a Delhi hospital.

Aug 19, 2019, 11:48 AM IST
MLA Anant Singh says 'not absconding, will surrender'; Bihar Police constitutes SIT

MLA Anant Singh says 'not absconding, will surrender'; Bihar Police constitutes SIT

Anant Singh, the controversial MLA from Mokama, has assured that he will surrender before a court within three-four days.

Aug 19, 2019, 08:58 AM IST
Lookout notice issued against Mokama MLA Anant Singh in AK-47 recovery case

Lookout notice issued against Mokama MLA Anant Singh in AK-47 recovery case

Bihar MLA Anant Singh has been charged under the UAPA, Arms and Explosives Act after the recovery of an AK-47 rifle from his ancestral residence.

Aug 18, 2019, 23:34 PM IST
Trouble mounts for absconding Bihar MLA Anant Singh, fresh FIR registered

Trouble mounts for absconding Bihar MLA Anant Singh, fresh FIR registered

A fresh case has been registered against the Mokama MLA for allegedly providing shelter to another absconding criminal, Chhotan Singh.

Aug 18, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Bihar MLA Anant Singh goes missing as police raid his official residence in Patna

Bihar MLA Anant Singh goes missing as police raid his official residence in Patna

All rooms at the residence were searched by the cops, following which Anant Singh’s accomplice Chhotan was arrested.

Aug 18, 2019, 07:29 AM IST
Mokama MLA Anant Singh, booked under UAPA after recovery of AK-47, may be declared a terrorist

Mokama MLA Anant Singh, booked under UAPA after recovery of AK-47, may be declared a terrorist

Mokama MLA Anant Singh, who is also popular as 'Don of Mokama', was booked under the Arms Act, Explosive Act and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in the Barh area of Bihar.

Aug 17, 2019, 22:06 PM IST
Bihar MLA Anant Singh's arrest imminent, charged under UAPA after recovery of AK-47

Bihar MLA Anant Singh's arrest imminent, charged under UAPA after recovery of AK-47

Anant Singh’s arrest seems eminent as the offences registered against him do not have the provision of an anticipatory bail.

Aug 17, 2019, 12:31 PM IST
Bihar MLA Anant Singh faces arrest after recovery of AK-47 from residence

Bihar MLA Anant Singh faces arrest after recovery of AK-47 from residence

According to sources, Anant Singh is likely to meet Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in this regard. If he does not get a positive response from the Chief Minister, Singh may even move the court.

Aug 17, 2019, 10:01 AM IST
AK-47 rifle, bullets seized during raid on Bihar's Mokama MLA Anant Singh's residence

AK-47 rifle, bullets seized during raid on Bihar's Mokama MLA Anant Singh's residence

The police action is being conducted under the supervision of SP Rural Kantesh Mishra, who has been camping at the MLA's house here. 

Aug 16, 2019, 17:18 PM IST
RJD says Nitish Kumar capable of being Prime Minister, asks him to part ways with BJP and lead opposition

RJD says Nitish Kumar capable of being Prime Minister, asks him to part ways with BJP and lead opposition

RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is committing a historic blunder by being a part of the BJP-led NDA.

Aug 14, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Stampede at Ashok Dham temple in Bihar’s Lakhisarai, at least 1 dead

Stampede at Ashok Dham temple in Bihar’s Lakhisarai, at least 1 dead

The district magistrate of Lakhisarai, along with other officials, was present at the spot when the stampede occurred.

Aug 12, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
Crimes against women on the rise in Bihar, MLA says incidents can't be brought to zero

Crimes against women on the rise in Bihar, MLA says incidents can't be brought to zero

There have been 605 rape cases which have been reported in Bihar between January and May of 2019. The maximum number of these have been in Patna - 41.

Aug 11, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
32 people arrested for mob lynching in Bihar’s Danapur

32 people arrested for mob lynching in Bihar’s Danapur

One man was lynched while two others were beaten up on suspicion of child theft in the area.

Aug 04, 2019, 11:28 AM IST
Man beaten to death in Danapur by mob; two others injured

Man beaten to death in Danapur by mob; two others injured

At least three persons were beaten up on suspicion of child theft by an angry mob in Danapur near Patna on Saturday. One of the suspects was beaten to death by the mob while two others got seriously

Aug 04, 2019, 07:48 AM IST
Protests over NMC Bill trigger politics in Bihar; Congress, JDU back striking doctors

Protests over NMC Bill trigger politics in Bihar; Congress, JDU back striking doctors

While the Congress and the JDU have backed the doctors, the RJD has said that the good points in the bill must be considered and strike must be called off.

Aug 03, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar government for deaths due to AES, heatwave

Tejashwi Yadav slams Bihar government for deaths due to AES, heatwave

Tejashwi also alleged that there was investments, new industries and employment opportunities were lacking in the state. 

Aug 01, 2019, 22:42 PM IST