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  1. Sensex up 479 pts, biggest daily gain in monthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times of India

    The minority outreach would assume crucial significance in Bihar as the Muslims form a critical block with around 16.5% of population. After generating fabulous returns in 2014, market is passing through a bad patch.

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  2. Under pressure, India's students turn to cheatingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Fifteen-year-old schoolgirl Payali knew she was doing wrong when she scribbled mnemonics on her hands before entering one of India's thousands of examination rooms. But like many other students, the pressure to pass her annual exams was too intense and so she used the memory prompts to cheat.

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  3. 5 things Modi should understand about ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    'While visits and personal meetings are useful, changes of strategic significance have occurred recently with Beijing trying to take the lead, which Modi must take note of.' rime Minister Narendra Modi is no stranger to China, having visited that country four times previously as Gujarat chief minister.

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  4. In 1998, India began watching a new prime minister and a new Congress president.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    After the 1998 general election, the Lok Sabha was even more fragmented than two years earlier. Yet, it was evident that Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the moderate face of the BJP and a skilful builder of consensus, would be able to cobble together a coalition that would put him and his party in power for much longer than the famous 13 days in May 1996.

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  5. BiharRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    A hand-written note outside Gaya physician Pankaj Kumar Gupta's clinic says: "Number lagana bandh hain ." The doctor and his wife are... Burns wards at the state's premier hospital have been no less than torture chambers in the past 50 years or so.

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  6. Numbers defy justice to deprivedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The condition of people belonging to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the state is hardly healthy with the number of cases registered under the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act rising. Figures released by National Crime Records Bureau show that the number of cases registered under the act has grown in Bihar in the last three years .

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  7. City round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    The Association of Physicians of India and the Bihar Institute of Gastroenterology organised a Gastro-Update workshop at Patna Medical College and Hospital on Sunday. Gastroenterologists talked about the ailment diseases and how to take measures to counter those.

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  8. Hands-on Nitish lessens calamity blow step by stepRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Pilloried for its lackadaisical response to the rising spate of crime and kidnappings, the Bihar government has found a talking point in its handling of the relief operations post the Nepal earthquake, which besides devastating the Himalayan neighbour, wreaked havoc on the eastern and northeastern districts of the state. Chief minister Nitish Kumar was huddled in a meeting with some senior officials at his home on Sunday, April 26, when a tremor struck.

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  9. AC snag adds to burning problemRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Burns wards at the state's premier hospital have been no less than torture chambers in the past 50 years or so. Dysfunctional air-conditioners at the Patna Medical College and Hospital burns wards aggravate the sufferings of patients in the summer months.

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  10. President Mukherjee condoles demise of former union minister Baleshwar RamRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The official twitter handle of the Rashtrapati Bhavan posted President Mukherjee's message. "Sad to learn about the passing away of Shri Baleshwar Ram former Union Minister and veteran Congress leader from Bihar #PresidentMukherjee," it posted.

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  11. Leading doctor wife abducted from GT Road in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    The abduction of a prominent Gaya-based doctor and his wife on the busy Grand Trunk Road has sent shockwaves across Bihar. Dr Pankaj Kumar Gupta and his wife Shubhra have been untraceable since Friday afternoon.

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  12. 41% of all girls aged 19 in India have married, census data revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of India

    A teenage bride and her young groom. According to Census 2011 data, the age of marriage of girls is getting pushed back.

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  13. Big Picture: This way to the epicentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    Hamza Khan takes the road from Kathmandu, among the worst-hit in the April 25 Nepal quake, to Lamjung, the place where it began. Along the 80-km route, he finds a population grieving its losses and trying to move away as far and as fast as possible The road out of Kathmandu begins in Kalimati.

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  14. Manjhi front tilts at poll allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 2: The "pro-BJP" MLAs in the faction-ridden Hindustani Awam Morcha led by Jitan Ram Manjhi are learnt to have prevailed upon the former chief minister to shun his " ekla chalo " path and get into business with the main Opposition party in Bihar. "We are open to an alliance with the BJP.

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  15. Left unity for Council pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 2: The Left parties - CPI, CPM and CPI-ML - have decided to contest together for the Bihar Legislative Council polls scheduled in July, to strengthen their ties. Of a total strength of 75 in the Upper House, 24 members would be filled from Local Authority Constituency for which the Election Commission is likely to issue a notification anytime in May. The election for these 24 seats have to be completed by mid-July.

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  16. Barauni unit to start in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 2: The first unit of 110MW at Barauni Thermal Power Station is expected to start generation by the end of July based on a review today. The plant's second unit of the same capacity would start operations from November 2015.

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  17. Squall alert for seven districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 2: Just when residents thought their tryst with natural calamities was over, the weatherman has predicted thunder squalls in seven north Bihar districts tomorrow. "An alert has been sounded in the districts of East and West Champaran, Madhepura, Purnea, Sheohar, Kishanganj and Araria.

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  18. RJD holds candle light march in Patna for Nepal quake victimsRead the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    The Rashtriya Janata Dal workers held a candle light march here on Saturday for the victims of the Nepal earthquake. RJD leader Mudrika Singh Yadav said that they have gathered to offer their condolence to those who have lost their lives in the devastating earthquake.

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  19. Thundersquall, heavy rain to hit Bihar: Met officeRead the original story

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  20. Chetan Bhagat willing to change setting of novel after suit by royal familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hindustan Times

    Novelist Chetan Bhagat has said he is willing to change the setting of his latest book "Half Girlfriend", which is based in Dumraon, in the wake of a Rs 1 crore defamation suit slapped on him by a scion of the erstwhile princely state in Bihar. The author's lawyer told the Delhi high court on Friday that Bhagat had already changed the book's setting from Dumraon to a fictional place called Simraon in the Hindi version of the novel.

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