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Party in jail: Murder convict Pintu Tiwari celebrates birthday with inmates in Bihar's Sitamarhi

In the video, criminal Pintu Tiwari can be spotted accepting gifts from other prisoners, who were singing happy birthday for him while he cuts the cake.

Sep 01, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Full list of candidates going to polls in Bihar in fifth phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The constituencies going to polls in the fifth phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 are Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Muzaffarpur, Saran and Hajipur in Bihar.

May 05, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Sitamarhi 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 Sitamarhi Lok Sabha Constituency of Bihar.

Apr 24, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Sitamarhi Lok Sabha Constituency

Sitamarhi constituency covers six assembly segments –  Bathnaha which is reserved for the members of Scheduled Castes, Parihar, Sursand, Bajpatti, Sitamarhi, Runnisaidpur and Sonabarsa.

Apr 22, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Dreaded gangster Santosh Jha shot dead inside court premises in Bihar

Gangster Santosh Jha was shot dead inside the court premises in Sitamarhi in Bihar on Tuesday. Jha had been brought to court by the police for hearing in a case.

Aug 28, 2018, 16:56 PM IST

Muzaffarpur hit-and-run case: FIR lodged against BJP leader Manoj Baitha

The car had lost control and ploughed through them outside Dharmpur Government School building.

Feb 26, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

School director sexually abuses class 6 boy for 3 years, goes missing after FIR

According to the FIR filed by the relatives of the victim, the boy has been studying in the school for the past four years.

Jan 28, 2018, 10:11 AM IST

Bihar floods: At least 56 dead, 69.81 lakh people affected; rail, road traffic hit

The flood situation in Bihar continues to remain grim where 69.81 lakh people have been hit by inundation in 13 districts and 56 people have lost their lives.

Aug 16, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Bihar floods situation worsens, 56 people killed so far

As many as 56 people have died due to floods in Bihar so far, Additional Secretary Disaster Management Department of Bihar Anirudh Kumar said on Tuesday. 

Aug 15, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

No historical proof of Sita's birthplace: Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

There is no historical proof regarding the birth place of Sita, the wife of Lord Rama, in Sitamarhi in Bihar and it is a "matter of faith".

Apr 12, 2017, 21:36 PM IST

Woman engineer burnt alive in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

A woman junior engineer, engaged with MGNREGA work in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, was burnt alive by unidentified persons at her home, police said on Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

35 dead as bus falls in pond in Bihar; PM Modi expresses grief

The accident took place near Basakha Chowk in Benapatti area, about 250 km from Patna.

Sep 19, 2016, 18:44 PM IST

Passenger bus falls into pond in Bihar

A 50-seater bus fell into a deep pond in Bihar`s Madhubani district on Monday, officials said.

Sep 19, 2016, 16:06 PM IST

Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in Bihar

Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal reviewed the situation yesterday as over six lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood in Assam.

Jul 25, 2016, 10:52 AM IST

Bihar SSB rescues 59 trafficked children, 13 human traffickers arrested

At least 59 children have been rescued and 13 traffickers arrested by the border guarding force SSB.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Thakur Chandan Kumar Singh - The man who has accused Lord Ram of 'domestic violence'

Lawyer Thakur Chandan Kumar Singh grabbed headlines when he filed a complaint-case against Lord Ram and his brother Lakshman.

Feb 01, 2016, 20:27 PM IST

Bihar: Return of 'Jungle Raj', 6 murders within 40 hours

6 murders took place within last 40 hours which are indicating the return of 'Jungle Raj' in Bihar.

Dec 28, 2015, 20:23 PM IST

Alert for Bihar students! Take your scholarship woes to Tejashwi Yadav like this

Setting a new standard of governance in Bihar, Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav solved student`s woes related to various state scholarship schemes through Facebook.

Dec 16, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

Bihar polls: PM Narendra Modi addresses rally in Sitamarhi

PM Modi addressed the crowd of Sitamarhi in Bihar where he says that he will dedicate his time to work and not for leisurely holidays.

Oct 27, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

This election will decide Bihar's fate: PM Modi

A day before the third phase of polling, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the ongoing election will decide Bihar's future.

Oct 27, 2015, 15:08 PM IST