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Five constituencies in Bihar to vote in fourth phase, 66 candidates in the fray

The fourth phase of Lok Sabha election is scheduled to take place on April 29. 

Apr 26, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

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

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Samastipur Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar.

Apr 16, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

Samastipur Lok Sabha Constituency

Samastipur constituency covers six assembly segments –  Kusheshwar Asthan, Hayaghat, Kalyanpur, Warisnagar, Samastipur and Rosera.

Apr 16, 2019, 14:23 PM IST

RJD leader Raghuvar Rai shot dead outside his residence in Bihar's Samastipur

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Zila Parishad vice-president Raghuvar Rai was shot dead by unidentified assailants outside his Kalyanpur residence in Bihar's Samastipur on Thursday morning. 

Jan 24, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

5W1H: 11 dead in truck-auto accident in Bihar's Samastipur

11 dead in truck-auto accident in Bihar's Samastipur. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 12, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

Liquor ban: Nitish Kumar takes dig at Lalu Yadav for opposing prohibition

The RJD was a constituent of Grand Alliance government that had promulgated total prohibition in Bihar in April last year.

Dec 16, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

Bihar: 12 drown in two incidents in Vaishali, Samastipur

At least 12 people, including five children, drowned in two separate incidents in Vaishali and Samastipur districts of Bihar on Sunday, police said.

Nov 05, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

14 drown while offering prayers during Chhath in Bihar

At least fourteen people drowned on Friday while offering prayers during the Chhath festival in Bihar.

Oct 27, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Aamir Khan donates Rs. 25 lakh to Bihar Flood victims

In a noble cause, Aamir Khan has donated Rs 25 lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for a smoother relief operation for Bihar floods victims.

Aug 31, 2017, 10:40 AM IST

Lightning kills 26 people in Bihar, State Government announces compensation of Rs 4 lakh

Deaths were reported from Vaishali, Patna, Rohtas, Saran, Buxar, Bhojpur, Gaya, Samastipur, Siwan, Araria and Aurangabad districts on Sunday, Bihar State Disaster Department official Anirudh Kumar said.

Jul 10, 2017, 12:13 PM IST

Class nine girl student burnt to death in Bihar

A Class 9 student was allegedly burnt to death by two neighbours in a Bihar village over a family dispute, sparking protests by residents demanding the arrest of the accused

Jun 14, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Shocking! Minor girl burnt alive in Samastipur, Bihar

This shocking incident has been reported from Samastipur district of Bihar. A class 9th girl has been burnt alive by two boys Amit & Sumit.

Jun 14, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

BJP demands resignation of Nitish Kumar on re-run of Bihar topper scam

Bihar BJP on Saturday demanded resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on moral grounds on the re-run of topper scam for the second year in plus two examination in the state.

Jun 03, 2017, 20:07 PM IST

This woman sent a gift made out of garbage to PM Narendra Modi — Here's his reply

The woman little knew that she would receive a response from PM Narendra Modi himself, who must be receiving hundreds of gifts daily. 

May 24, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

JD(U) MLA's brother named in FIR in journalist killing

Brother of a JD(U) MLA, along with two others, was named in a FIR on Wednesday lodged in connection with the alleged murder of journalist Braj Kumar Singh at Salkhani village here in the district.

Jan 04, 2017, 18:39 PM IST

Jungle raj? Journalist Brij Kishor shot dead by unidentified persons in Bihar's Samastipur

In yet another incident of murder in Bihar, a journalist was shot dead on Tuesday in Bihar's Samastipur.

Jan 03, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Free WiFi in all colleges and universities from February: Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Friday that all colleges and universities in the state will have free WiFi facility from February next year to help students in their studies.

Nov 18, 2016, 18:00 PM IST

Train runs over 5 returning from Chhath prayers in Bihar

At least five persons, including three women and two children, were killed on Monday morning when a speeding train moved them down near a railway station in Bihar`s Samastipur district, police officials said.

Nov 07, 2016, 13:22 PM IST

Inspiring! Poverty-stricken Bihar siblings beat all odds to crack IIT-JEE

A polio-stricken boy and his brother from an underprivileged family in Bihar have set a classic example by beating all odds to fulfil their long cherished dreaming of cracking the prestigious IITJEE entrance exams.

Jun 29, 2016, 13:27 PM IST

Watch: 15 Cities 15 Reporters - Part I

Watch 15 Cities 15 Reporters to get the trending news of our cities.

Jan 03, 2016, 22:07 PM IST