Platform to get cleaning overhaul
Platform No. 1 of Patna Junction would remain closed from the last week of December to install a washing apron used to clean tracks.
Joint hunt to track Maoists
Joint combing operations by the CRPF, the STF and the district police are in progress in Munger, Jamui and Lakhisarai districts following the Maoist attack on the Sahebganj-Danapur Intercity Express on November 30. Inspector-general of Railway Protection Force B. Mohon, who arrived in Jamalpur on Monday, told reporters that the attack had been ... (more)
Job seeker ploy in train raid
The railway tunnel at Bariakul near Jamalpur, where Maoists ambushed the Sahebganj-Danapur Intercity Express on Saturday.
Red attack on train, 3 dead
Patna, Nov. 30: Three policemen were killed and two others were injured when suspected Maoists attacked 13235 Sahebganj-Danapur Intercity Express near Jamalpur this evening.
Defecating in open air - nothing new in rural Bihar, but needs to change
Around the globe November 19 is observed as World Toilet Day. The world needs a Toilet Day may be laughable to those urban middle classes who were brought up in the posh downtown society or middle class conurbation to the least.
No direct train to Bhagalpur
For, the South Eastern Railway has decided to withdraw Tata-Bhagalpur Weekly Express from November 17. The train was introduced on October 6. Tatanagar station manager Awtar Singh said they had received a circular in this regard from Garden Reach, the Calcutta-based headquarters of SER, on Friday.
15 arrested in Bihar for salt shortage rumour
Patna, Nov 15 : Fifteen people have been arrested in Bihar for allegedly spreading rumours of an acute shortage of salt in the state, causing prices to soar to Rs.150 a kg in a day, an official said Friday.
Crack in track, alert people avert mishap
A timely alarm raised by a local resident near Patna Sahib station prevented the Howrah-bound train from getting derailed at a place where the Danapur-Kamakhya Junction Capital Express jumped tracks on October 16. Sudhir Kumar, one of the first few local people who spotted the crack in the tracks, said: 'I stay near the tracks in Gulzarbagh and was ... (more)