Illegal sand racket unearthed in Bihar, Saran SP, cops under scanner

The Saran District Magistrate has unearthed a racket involved in illegal transportation of sand in which Superintendent of Police and other civil and police officials are suspected to be involved.

Oct 04, 2016, 19:37 PM IST

Tension in Bihar town over objectionable video clip

Tension gripped a Bihar town on Saturday over an objectionable video clip that was posted on social networking site Facebook, police said.

Aug 06, 2016, 20:05 PM IST

Bihar: Woman injured as bomb she was carrying goes off at court

A woman was seriously injured after the bomb she was carrying with her, went off accidentally at civil court premises in Bihar's Saran district today, police said.

Apr 18, 2016, 13:48 PM IST

Blast in a court in Bihar's Chapra leaves 6 injured

Reports said that the police have taken 3 people in custody.

Apr 18, 2016, 09:47 AM IST

Over Rs 7 crore seized in poll-bound Bihar

Over Rs 7 crore in cash was recovered from vehicles on Wednesday in Bihar`s Saran and Siwan districts during routine checking in the poll-bound state, police said.

Sep 30, 2015, 12:19 PM IST

Two dead, five hospitalised after drinking 'toddy' in Bihar

 Two men died and five others were hospitalised after allegedly drinking 'toddy' in Saran district.

Jul 15, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

Eight Bihar policemen injured in roof collapse at police lines

Eight policemen were today injured, three of them seriously, when the roof of a building at the police lines collapsed here in Saran district of Bihar.

Jul 10, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

One killed, 20 injured in road accidents in Bihar

One person was killed and 20 others were injured in a road accidents in Bihar's Saran and Jamui districts today.

May 01, 2015, 13:52 PM IST

Man hurls a slipper at Bihar CM Manjhi during janta darbar in Patna

A day after he courted controversy by defending the Maoists'' levy from contractors in the state, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Rasm Manjhi was once again in the news on Monday.

Jan 05, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Complaint against Manjhi for 'upper caste' remark

A complaint was on Monday filed against Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi in a court in Saran district, charging him with sowing discord in society by questioning the origin of upper caste people.

Nov 25, 2014, 00:12 AM IST

Nitish attacks Modi for 'failing' to respect Vajpayee's work

Senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "failing" to respect good work done by senior party leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee by not inaugurating the NTPC unit at Barh, foundation of which was laid by the veteran leader.

Nov 15, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

Revellers clash with policemen in Chhapra, six vehicles torched

Revellers carrying idols of Goddess Durga for immersion clashed with policemen here and torched six vehicles on Monday when they were prevented from playing loud music.

Oct 06, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

Two injured in bomb attack in court premises in Chapra

 An informant in a triple murder case was among two persons injured in a bomb attack targeting them in the district court premises at Chapra in Bihar's Saran district today, police said.

Sep 19, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Bank guard foils bid to loot Rs 14 lakh, shot dead in Chapra

A security guard employed with a bank was shot dead by armed robbers Monday after he foiled their attempt to decamp with Rs 14 lakh from a cash van in Saran district of Bihar, police said.

Aug 25, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Ex-JD (U) MLA Ramparves Rai passes away

Former JD(U) MLA Ramparvesh Rai died of multiple organ failure late last night and was cremated Tuesday in his native Saran district, family sources said.

Jul 08, 2014, 14:56 PM IST

Rajdhani Express mishap: Security tightened in Varanasi zone

A day after the derailment of New Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express near Chapra in Bihar, security has been tightened in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

Jun 26, 2014, 09:14 AM IST

Gogoi requests Manjhi for free treatment of Rajdhani victims

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi requested his Bihar counterpart Jitan Ram Manjhi to provide free medical treatment to injured passengers of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express that derailed in Bihar.

Jun 25, 2014, 23:40 PM IST

Rajdhani Express accident: Rail police, Railway at loggerhead over running of pilot engine

The railway police and the East Central Railway were on Thursday at loggerheads over not running a pilot engine ahead of Rajdhani Express which derailed at Chapra.

Jun 25, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

Railways had intelligence about possible Maoist attack in Bihar

Railway Ministry had intelligence inputs about a possible Maoist attack on rail properties in Tirhut and Saran regions of Bihar, a senior RPF official claimed.

Jun 25, 2014, 22:02 PM IST

Rudy briefs PM about Rajdhani mishap; hints at Maoist hand

Senior BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy Wednesday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the derailment of the Dibrugarh-bound Rajdhani Express in Bihar, while later stating that it could be the handiwork of Maoists.

Jun 25, 2014, 16:27 PM IST