Kishanganj

Bihar SHO lynching: Mother dies of shock, daughter demands CBI probe

The slain Bihar SHO’s daughter has called her father’s killing a “conspiracy” and has sought a CBI probe in the matter. 

Apr 12, 2021, 13:08 PM IST

Kishanganj SHO Ashwini Kumar lynched by mob during police raid in West Bengal

A police station in-charge of Kishanganj police station in Bihar, who had gone to conduct raids in adjoining West Bengal area to arrest an accused in a theft case, was killed by a mob early morning on Saturday (April 10). The accused was wanted in a theft case conducted in Pantapara village, near Goalpokhar police station area bordering Bihar's Kishanganj district.

Apr 10, 2021, 15:59 PM IST

A bridge built at a cost of 1 crore 42 lakh washed away in Bihar, Tejashwi Yadav raised questions on Nitish government

A bridge washed away before the inauguration at Kishanganj in Bihar. Bridge was constructed at a cost of 1 crore 42 lakhs. Tejashwi Yadav raised questions on Nitish government about the bridge.

Sep 18, 2020, 08:48 AM IST

Nepal Police fire on Indian citizens along border in Bihar's Kishanganj; civilian injured

A person was injured after Nepal Police opened fire and shot at three Indian nationals near the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's Kishanganj. The incident is said to have taken place on Saturday (July 18) evening.

Jul 19, 2020, 20:22 PM IST

6 killed, 7 injured in three separate road accidents in Rajasthan

A case of negligent driving has been registered against the driver of the tractor-trolley.

May 16, 2019, 16:19 PM IST

Kishanganj Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates who contested the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Kishanganj Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar.

Apr 05, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Kishanganj Lok Sabha Constituency

Kishanganj Lok Sabha constituency covers six assembly segments – Bahadurganj, Thakurganj, Kishanganj, Kochadhaman, Amour and Baisi.

Apr 04, 2019, 15:44 PM IST

Vasant Kunj triple murder: Scolded for visiting discotheques and flunking exam, son murders parents, sister

The accused had flunked Class 12 exams and was often scolded for lack of interest in studies, flamboyant lifestyle and irresponsible behaviour. 

Oct 11, 2018, 09:16 AM IST

Train services to Northeast unlikely to be restored before Aug 28

With train services to the northeast affected by floods unlikely to be restored before August 28, the Northeast Frontier Railway has undertaken steps for passengers travelling to and from the NE region as well as for movement of goods.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

Bihar: 6.5 million hit by floods, over 40 dead

More than 6.5 million people have been affected by floods in Bihar, that have claimed the lives of over 40 people so far, washed away thousands of huts, badly damaged buildings, roads, bridges and standing crops worth crores, officials said on Tuesday.

Aug 15, 2017, 12:11 PM IST

Nitish Kumar suspends Kishanganj jail superintendent as his MMS goes viral

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday ordered the suspension of a jail official for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl, an official said.

Mar 16, 2016, 22:05 PM IST

VIDEO: MMS of Bihar's Kishanganj jail superintendent sexually assaulting minor girl goes viral

A video of a Bihar jail superintendent sexually assaulting a minor girl has gone viral on social media.

Mar 16, 2016, 17:47 PM IST

Bihar elections LIVE: 59.46% polling recorded in final phase

The fifth phase of polling in Bihar on Thursday saw 59.46% polling till 4 PM.

Nov 05, 2015, 17:17 PM IST

BJP's plan B is to create tension between communities: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked the ruling BJP for its policy of divide and rule and spreading communal tension among different communities.

Oct 29, 2015, 13:16 PM IST

Bihar polls: FIR against Akbaruddin Owaisi for his speech

An FIR was on Monday lodged against All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi by Kishanganj district administration for allegedly making inflammatory speech at an election rally here yesterday.

Oct 05, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Bihar youth 'thrashed' by police dies; CM orders probe

 A 23-year-old youth, who was allegedly thrashed by police during a BSF recruitment camp in Kishanganj district last week, on Wednesday died at a nursing home in Patna, prompting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to order a high-level probe in the case even as police denied the assault charge.

Jul 08, 2015, 22:06 PM IST

Precious idols stolen from Jain temple in Bihar

Three precious idols were stolen from a Jain temple near the Thakurganj block office in the district, a police officer said Wednesday.

May 13, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

16 students of AMU, Kishanganj fall ill

Sixteen students of the Kishanganj campus of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) fell ill purportedly due to food poisoning and were admitted to hospital, University officials said on Tuesday.

Apr 07, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

RSS chief stresses on moral education

Ruing that prosperity accompanied by material success has made the people selfish and self-centred, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on emphasised on the dissemination of moral education to make the society a better place to live in.

Mar 31, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

Adivasis block NH-31 to protest killings in Assam

Scores of vehicles remained stranded as hundreds of tribal men and women armed with bows, arrows and other traditional weapons today blocked National Highway (NH) 31 in the district to protest the killings of Adivasis by Bodo militants in Assam.

Dec 31, 2014, 20:41 PM IST