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28 min ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

India relies on unreliable flood communication system

Gajendra Budhathoki, a 46-year-old resident of Sindhulimadhi, has been making calls to two Indian cities every morning for the last 18 years.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Meteorology, Science, World News, India, Weather

3 hrs ago | DNA India

Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani' inspires Bihar police to...

Taking inspiration from Rani Mukerji starrer Bollywood movie 'Mardaani', Bihar Police on Saturday organised a workshop on various aspects of human trafficking and how to curb it.

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7 hrs ago | DNA India

Scheme announced to revolutionise Makhana farming in Bihar

Scheme announced to revolutionise Makhana farming in Bihar Patna, Aug 30 Adhering to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise during his election rallies to give a boost to 'makhana' cultivation and marketing in Bihar, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today announced a scheme to revolutionise its farming.

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11 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

Muslim man deserts wife for attending Independence Day

Patna: A Muslim school teacher in Bihar was forced to leave her house by her husband who felt she had violated the Shariat law by participating in a Independence Day function, police said Saturday.

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14 hrs ago | The Telegraph

Satire and music for a cause

Patna, Aug. 29: Theatre lovers with a conscience would do well to be present at Rabindra Bhavan on the evening of September 3. Renowned theatre personality Lushin Dubey would be in the city to address the problem of child mortality through her solo play titled I will not cry.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Bihar finally to honour CWG medallist Shreyasi

Patna: Criticised for ignoring 2014 Commonwealth Games women's double trap shooting silver medallist Shreyasi Singh, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday announced that she will be honoured soon.

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Globe and Mail

Globe writer Stephanie Nolen's Breaking Caste series lauded in India

Foreign correspondent Stephanie Nolen has won the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award, recognizing her work reporting in India.

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The Globe and Mail

Globe writer Stephanie Nolen's Breaking Caste series lauded in India

Foreign correspondent Stephanie Nolen has won the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award, recognizing her work reporting in India.

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The Indian Express

7.77 lakh fake ration cards uncovered in Bihar, probe on

"East Champaran alone had over one lakh fake cards, followed by 92,478 in Samastipur, 50,575 in Madhubani and 59,472 in Muzaffarpur," said Minister Shyam Rajak.

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Nerve News

Bihar flood-hit up the ante over relief drought

Flood victims in Bihar's Nalanda district Friday blocked roads for hours to protest inadequate assistance provided to them by the state government, police said.

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Hindustan Times

Bihar Express train comes to a halt for woman in labour pain

A passenger experiencing labour pain caused a long distance express train to make an unscheduled emergency halt at a railway station in north Bihar so that she could be rushed to hospital.

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The Telegraph

Firm cancels highway job

Patna, Aug. 28: Nitish Kumar once offered people hope to travel to Patna in six hours from any part of Bihar, but for officials, it's a dream proving difficult to turn into reality.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Times of India

CBI books ex-disinvestment secretary for cheating

Pradeep Baijal was the disinvestment secretary when the NDA government with Arun Shourie as the disinvestment minister and the-then PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee heading the disinvestment commission took the decision to sell the Udaipur hotel.

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The Telegraph

Funds for Orwell house facelift

Art, culture and youth affairs minister Vinay Bihari inaugurates the renovation work of George Orwell's birthplace in Motihari Thursday.

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Big News Network.com

Dozen mobile phones seized from Bihar jail

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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The Telegraph

Lord replica to start festival

Lord replica to start festival - Ganesh Puja heralds rush to get back to native state, railway bookings cross 100 waitlist Students of Tender Hearts International School take part in Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in Patna City on Wednesday.

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The Telegraph

Ticket spanner in homecoming

The waiting list for most long-distance trains from New Delhi, Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore on the days of Durga Puja, Diwali and Chhath had already crossed more than hundred with requests for booking still pouring in.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Telegraph

128 fly out of Gaya for Haj

Gaya, Aug. 27: The first set of 128 pilgrims took off from Gaya International Airport for Medina on Wednesday to perform their Haj there.

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AEI

Five reasons why Modi could successfully rekindle US-India relations

At the end of September Modi is due to make his first state visit to America. Hemal Shah argues that despite Modi's 2005 visa ban and India's rocky relationship with the US to date, it is possible to be cautiously optimistic about the future relations bet The current dynamics present a real opportunity for both parties to forge a strong commitment ... (more)

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WGBH

Lizards And Worms Should Not Be On The School Lunch Menu

Rice and lentils was the free lunch on August 22 at the Government Model Senior Secondary school in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh.

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