West Champaran

Pregnant teen girl set ablaze by boyfriend in Bihar's West Champaran, hospitalised with 80% burn

The victim has been hospitalised with 80 percent burn injuries. 

Dec 10, 2019, 14:00 PM 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

Fires claim 18 lives in Bihar since Sunday

Eighteen people, including seven children and four women, died and about 2,500 houses were destroyed since Sunday in various incidents of fire in Bihar with heat wave playing its part, officials said.

Apr 25, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

450 pillars missing from Indo-Nepal open border to be replaced

After 450 border pillars were found missing along India`s open border with Nepal near Bihar`s east and west Champaran districts, the Sashastra Seema Bal (an armed border force) is moving to plug the gap.

Mar 19, 2016, 17:03 PM IST

Man detained ahead of Rahul Gandhi's Bihar rally

A man with an air gun was on Saturday detained when he tried to enter Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi`s rally venue in Bihar`s West Champaran district, police said.

Sep 19, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

Bihar places five districts on alert after Nepal landslide

The Bihar government on Sunday sounded flood alert in five districts after a massive landslide, triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal, leading to accumulation of a huge volume of water there.

May 24, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

Gun-running racket busted, 3 arrested in Delhi

Delhi Police on Saturday claimed to have busted an alleged inter-state gunrunning racket with the arrest of three persons and recovery of 10 semi-automatic pistols, 17 magazines and 19 live cartridges from them.

Sep 13, 2014, 23:17 PM IST

Nine districts in Bihar hit by flood, 4 lakh people affected

Nine districts of Bihar have been hit by flood which has claimed two lives so far and affected around four lakh people.

Aug 17, 2014, 23:17 PM IST

11 killed as train hits car in Bihar

At least 11 people, including four children, were killed and three seriously injured Saturday night when a goods train hit their car in Bihar`s West Champaran district, police said.

Jun 08, 2014, 00:54 AM IST

Notorious Indian criminal nabbed in Kathmandu

A notorious Indian gangster, Bablu Dubey, accused of killing 36 people in East and West Champaran districts of Bihar, has been arrested by Nepalese Police here.

Jun 02, 2013, 17:40 PM IST

Bihar fire incidents: 11 dead, 100 acre of forest area gutted

Altogether 11 people were charred to death and 100 acres of forest area were gutted in incidents of fire in various district of Bihar including Patna, West Champaran and Munger.

Apr 05, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Bihar: 17 jail inmates injured in clash

At least 17 prisoners were injured in a clash between two groups of inmates in divisional jail here in Bihar`s West Champaran district today, police said.

Nov 22, 2012, 16:00 PM IST

Arms haul from Bettiah town

Police have seized 11
sophisticated pistols and a carbine from a house here and arrested five persons, Superintendent of Police Sunil Kumar Nayak said today.

Oct 25, 2012, 11:04 AM IST