Temple wall collapses during Chhath Puja in Bihar's Samastipur; two dead, several feared trapped

Several people lost their lives during the Chhath Puja across Bihar. 

Nov 03, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

Woman school owner assaulted in Bihar for refusing to pay extortion money

A probe into the incident has been initiated, said police. Efforts are on to nab the accused, they added.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

Schoolgirl stripped, groped by 3 men on road in Bihar; video goes viral, 1 arrested

The horrifying incident took place in Bihar's Saharsa in which some unidentified men were caught on camera molesting a schoolgirl on a village road.

Aug 28, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

Woman operated upon in torch light in Bihar hospital dies, family cries medical negligence

The distraught family has blamed the administration for her death. "We hold the administration and their negligence responsible for her death," they cried.

Mar 22, 2018, 09:26 AM IST

Woman operated upon in torch light in Bihar – watch video

A video of the surgery, released by news agency ANI shows the patient on a stretcher in an unconscious state, with many people gathered around her.

Mar 19, 2018, 08:57 AM IST

Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked, pelted with stones in Bihar; two injured

The attackers threw stones but the chief minister was rescued safely. However, two of the security personnel in his convoy were injured.

Jan 12, 2018, 15:02 PM IST

Bihar flood: Death toll reaches 418; 1.67 cr affected in 19 districts

The flood situation in Bihar worsened today with the toll mounting to 418, with 1.67 crore people in 19 districts being affected by the deluge.

Aug 25, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Two bogies of Saharsa-Patna Rajya Rani Express train derail in Bihar's Saharsa

Two bogies of Saharsa-Patna Rajya Rani Express today derailed at the railway station here, disrupting the rail traffic on Saharsa-Mansi and Saharsa-Madhepura sections for three hours.

Apr 23, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Kota suicides see no end; another student takes extreme step

A Class 10, 14-year-old student committed suicide on Monday by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at a paying guest accommodation in Mahaveer Nagar.

Dec 29, 2015, 10:26 AM 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

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation for four-lane road in Bihar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of a four-lane road connecting Patna and Buxar when he visits Bihar on August 18 to address a BJP rally, an official said on Friday.

Aug 14, 2015, 14:45 PM IST

36 seats in Bihar to have EVMs with paper trail facility

Thirty-six constituencies in Bihar will have EVMs armed with the voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) during the forthcoming Assembly polls in Bihar.

Aug 05, 2015, 20:42 PM IST

Bihar: Grains left to rot in open

In another case of the big grain drain, huge amounts of grains was found rotting in open.

May 22, 2015, 19:50 PM IST

Bihar: Woman jumps on husband's funeral pyre

A woman in Saharsa district of Bihar committed suicide by jumping on the funeral pyre of her husband, reports stated on Sunday.

Dec 14, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Woman revives 'Sati Pratha', jumps on husband's funeral pyre

In what could take us back to the dark days of India when social evils were rife, a woman in Saharsa district of Bihar committed suicide by jumping on the funeral pyre of her husband, reports stated on Sunday.

Dec 14, 2014, 13:18 PM IST

Over 100 Bihar villages flooded, rivers rising

Flood water has entered over 100 villages in Bihar, forcing people to abandon their homes, and rising water level in most rivers is posing a threat to many other villages, officials said Friday.

Aug 15, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Most people return to villages from relief camps in Bihar

Most of the people who had taken shelter in the relief camps in Supaul, Madhepura and Saharsa district of Bihar on Thursday returned to their villages.

Aug 06, 2014, 23:55 PM IST

Kosi floods: SSB alerts border posts along Nepal in Bihar

Government has put on alert troops of border guarding Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) in view of the impending Kosi floods in Bihar even as the paramilitary force has moved its critical equipment and ammunition to interior areas from the frontier.

Aug 03, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Kosi floods: No change in flow of water in Bihar, Centre sends essential supplies

Kosi floods — As the situation in Bihar worsens due to floods in the river Kosi Centre on Sunday rushed in essential supplies, relief teams and put on standby several aircrafts to deal with any emergency.

Aug 03, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Narendra Modi to address rally in Bihar`s Saharsa today

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold a rally in Bihar`s Saharsa on Monday.

Mar 24, 2014, 09:18 AM IST