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Hajipur Jail officials suspended after undertrial prisoner shot dead by inmates

Hajipur Jail officials suspended after undertrial prisoner shot dead by inmates

The action was taken after a 30-year-old undertrial prisoner Manish Kumar, accused in a 2017 gold robbery case, was killed in Bihar's Hajipur jail on Friday afternoon and four other prisoners were

Jan 04, 2020, 10:08 AM IST
All is well, says Nitish Kumar on BJP-JDU alliance in Bihar

All is well, says Nitish Kumar on BJP-JDU alliance in Bihar

The remarks by JD(U) Chief comes after his party's senior leader blazed gun over the alliance by asserting that his party was the senior partner in the alliance and must get more seats.

Dec 31, 2019, 14:36 PM IST
JD(U)'s Prashant Kishor takes jibe at Sushil Modi, cites 2015 assembly results

JD(U)'s Prashant Kishor takes jibe at Sushil Modi, cites 2015 assembly results

Taking to Twitter, Kishor outlined that in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s leadership and the role of JD(U) as the biggest party was decided by the people of Bihar and not by the leader of

Dec 31, 2019, 14:25 PM IST
Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi slams Prashant Kishor, says his seat-sharing remarks will benefit opposition

Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi slams Prashant Kishor, says his seat-sharing remarks will benefit opposition

Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Modi stressed that the BJP and JD(U) have no problem over the seat-sharing arrangement and people who are running slogans-coining company are trying to help the opposition by

Dec 31, 2019, 07:58 AM IST
Prashant Kishor demands larger share of seats for JD(U) in 2020 Bihar election; questions Sonia Gandhi's silence on NRC

Prashant Kishor demands larger share of seats for JD(U) in 2020 Bihar election; questions Sonia Gandhi's silence on NRC

According to Kishor, the basis of seat-sharing between JD(U) and BJP for next year Bihar election would be that of 2004 and 2009 elections.

Dec 30, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest: Asaduddin Owaisi to hold rally in Bihar's Kishanganj

Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest: Asaduddin Owaisi to hold rally in Bihar's Kishanganj

Asaduddin Owaisi is continuously seen raising voice against the Citizenship Amendment Act, NRC, and NPR from the time it was introduced in the parliament. On Saturday (December 29), Owaisi addressed

Dec 29, 2019, 08:39 AM IST
Tej Pratap Yadav congratulates JMM alliance in his own style

Tej Pratap Yadav congratulates JMM alliance in his own style

As the trends of Jharkhand Assembly election results predicted the win of the alliance, Tej Pratap attacked the BJP on the pretext of thanking the people of Jharkhand.

Dec 23, 2019, 16:14 PM IST
CM Nitish Kumar inaugurates 80th IRC at Bapu Sabhagar, Samrat Ashok Convention Kendra

CM Nitish Kumar inaugurates 80th IRC at Bapu Sabhagar, Samrat Ashok Convention Kendra

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar inaugurated the 80th annual session of Indian Road Congress (IRC) organized by Road and Construction department (RCD) of Bihar government at Bapu Sabhagar on Friday.

Dec 20, 2019, 19:49 PM IST
Anti-CAA, NRC protests in Bihar; Left parties demand Act be taken back

Anti-CAA, NRC protests in Bihar; Left parties demand Act be taken back

Protests in Patna, Vaishali, Darbhanga, Jehanabad, Saharsa, Aara and Khagadia cities led to massive traffic snarls.

Dec 19, 2019, 10:34 AM IST
Cases of crimes against women rise in Bihar; Patna records maximum rape, sexual assault cases

Cases of crimes against women rise in Bihar; Patna records maximum rape, sexual assault cases

According to available data, Patna recorded the highest number of 85 rape cases in Bihar till September 2019. 

Dec 18, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Bihar: 'Missing' Nitish Kumar posters surface all over Patna

Bihar: 'Missing' Nitish Kumar posters surface all over Patna

It is not yet known who put up the posters targeting the Chief Minister at various locations including Veerchand Patel Road, Airport Road as they don`t carry the name of any person, party or

Dec 17, 2019, 20:10 PM IST
Ban porn sites to reduce crimes against women, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urges PM Narendra Modi

Ban porn sites to reduce crimes against women, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urges PM Narendra Modi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take measures aimed at banning porn sites in India in order to curb crimes against women.

Dec 16, 2019, 19:27 PM IST
Patna: Students protest gang-rape of 20-yr-old girl, demand death sentence for accused

Patna: Students protest gang-rape of 20-yr-old girl, demand death sentence for accused

Protesters carrying placards, which read 'I am your daughter, protect my dignity' and 'give death sentence to rapists', demanded the arrest of four accused who allegedly raped the 20-year-old earlier

Dec 14, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
Patna rape case sparks protest in city; 2 accused surrender in lower court

Patna rape case sparks protest in city; 2 accused surrender in lower court

SSP Garima Malik said that one accused was arrested while two others have surrendered in the city court. 

Dec 13, 2019, 22:12 PM IST
Verdict in Muzaffarpur shelter home case likely on Thursday

Verdict in Muzaffarpur shelter home case likely on Thursday

A Delhi court is likely to deliver its verdict on Thursday in the case of alleged sexual and physical assault of several girls at a shelter home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur, which was run by former Bihar

Dec 12, 2019, 07:59 AM IST
Bihar: Minor dies after being set ablaze by lover in Bettiah

Bihar: Minor dies after being set ablaze by lover in Bettiah

The minor was one-month pregnant with her lover's child, who allegedly sexually assaulted her on the pretext of marriage. According to the police, the accused had promised to marry the girl but after

Dec 11, 2019, 09:44 AM IST
Pregnant teen girl set ablaze by boyfriend in Bihar's West Champaran, hospitalised with 80% burn

Pregnant teen girl set ablaze by boyfriend in Bihar's West Champaran, hospitalised with 80% burn

The victim has been hospitalised with 80 percent burn injuries. 

Dec 10, 2019, 14:00 PM IST
JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor hits out at party for backing Citizenship Amendment Bill

JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor hits out at party for backing Citizenship Amendment Bill

JD(U) national vice-president Prashant Kishor on Monday expressed disappointment over his party's decision to support the Citizenship Amendment Bill, saying the Bill discriminates against people "on

Dec 10, 2019, 09:21 AM IST
Over 8 people from Bihar's Samastipur died in Delhi's Anaj Mandi fire incident

Over 8 people from Bihar's Samastipur died in Delhi's Anaj Mandi fire incident

The villagers say that according to their relatives living in Delhi, more than eight people have died in this accident so far and many are still missing. 

Dec 09, 2019, 14:56 PM IST
After failed rape attempt, man sets girl on fire in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

After failed rape attempt, man sets girl on fire in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The victim is currently admitted in the emergency ward of SMCH, police said.

Dec 09, 2019, 06:57 AM IST