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  1. 16 boys saved from labourRead the original story

    Thursday | The Telegraph

    Government Railway Police in Saharsa rescued 16 children being trafficked to Punjab with a timely tip-off from Childline on Wednesday evening. Five child traffickers were also arrested during the operation around 6.15pm.

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  2. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Telegraph

    Patna Municipal Corporation is once again in the limelight following a controversial recommendation made to the state government for dissolving it.... The Reserve Bank of India on Thursday asked the state government to constitute special courts to try cases of fraud and look into irregularities of non-banking financial companies. ... Government Railway Police in Saharsa rescued 16 children being trafficked to Punjab with a timely tip-off from Childline on Wednesday evening.

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  3. Leaders blame govt for bridge delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Telegraph

    District JDU leaders have blamed the state government for land acquisition problems in constructing approach roads to the ambitious Vijay Ghat bridge project. The bridge was a dream project of former chief minister Nitish Kumar and since he stepped down, the fate of the project has been hanging in balance.

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  4. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Telegraph

    The district administration conducted an awareness drive at Mahant Darshan Das Mahila College on Tuesday to educate its students about the importance of getting their names enrolled in the voters' list and procuring their voters' identity cards. ... The Saharsa chief judicial magistrate's court has issued an arrest warrant against Bhagalpur divisional commissioner Robert Lalchunghwla Choungthu after his alleged role in the issuance of arms licences to people with dubious antecedents surfaced.

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  5. Arms licence case heat on officerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Telegraph

    The Saharsa chief judicial magistrate's court has issued an arrest warrant against Bhagalpur divisional commissioner Robert Lalchunghwla Choungthu after his alleged role in the issuance of arms licences to people with dubious antecedents surfaced. Chounghtu, a 1997-batch IAS officer of Bihar cadre, who was the Saharsa district magistrate in 2004-05, was made named accused with 17 others for involvement in providing arms licences to persons not native of Saharsa district.

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  6. ASI surveys old templesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The Telegraph

    Saharsa, Nov. 6: A three-member team of Archaeological Survey of India , led by conservation officer S.K. Jha, on Thursday visited the Ugratara temple at Mahishi, the Kandaha sun temple, the Nakucha Shiva temple and some antique elevated mounds in the district. The team aimed to update the current status of these structures and probe their historical background and their archaeological design so that their significance could be established on a national-scale.

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  7. Chhath puja in Ahmedabad reflects class divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | The Indian Express

    A class divide was apparent in the two Chhath pujas organised at two venues on the Sabarmati riverfront to mark the most auspicious and biggest festival of northern India 'Chhath Mahotsav ' on Wednesday evening. The two Chhath pujas reflected the two Bihars in Gujarat - one that almost runs its government and another of migrant daily wagers.

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  8. 6 children drown cleaning pond for India festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Nation

    Six children drowned Tuesday while cleaning a platform on the banks of a pond in eastern India in preparation for a Hindu festival, and two more are still missing, a police officer said. Television footage showed relatives carrying the limp bodies of near-naked children on their shoulders to a hospital in impoverished Bihar state.

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  9. Kids drown cleaning pond for festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Six children drowned on Tuesday while cleaning a platform on the banks of a pond in eastern India in preparation for a Hindu festival, and two more are still missing, a police officer said. Television footage showed relatives carrying the limp bodies of near-naked children on their shoulders to a hospital in impoverished Bihar state.

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  10. .com | 6 children drown cleaning pond for India festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | News24

    Six children drowned on Tuesday while cleaning a platform on the banks of a pond in eastern India in preparation for a Hindu festival, and two more are still missing, a police officer said. Television footage showed relatives carrying the limp bodies of near-naked children on their shoulders to a hospital in impoverished Bihar state.

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  11. Six children drown in BiharRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Six children drowned in a pond in Bihar's Saharsa district Tuesday while cleaning its banks for Chhath festival, police said. Two other children are missing.

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  12. 50 dengue cases reported in BiharRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    "Nearly 20 new dengue cases have been reported in the last three days in Patna and the total number of people afflicted with the disease rose to 50," said Sambhusaran Singh, a health department official. He said the new cases have been reported from new localities here.

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  13. 50 dengue cases reported in BiharRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Nerve News

    At least 50 dengue cases have been reported in Bihar till Sunday, health officials said. Nearly 20 new dengue cases have been reported in the last three days in Patna and the total number of people afflicted with the disease rose to 50, said Sambhusaran Singh, a health department official.

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  14. Bihar: RJD MP Pappu Yadav meets CM Jitan Ram Manjhi to demand action against fake doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | DNA India

    RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav, who has launched an agitation against fake doctors and those charging exorbitant fee, today met Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and sought action against such practitioners. Yadav, RJD Lok Sabha member from Madhepura, handed over a list of unqualified doctors practising in Madhepura, Supual, Saharsa and Khagaria and urged the Chief Minister to initiate action against them.

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  15. Probe into forged CM signRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Oct. 24: A probe has been ordered into the alleged forgery of the chief minister's signature on his official letterhead to recommend a Saharsa resident's name for appointment to the Bihar Human Rights Commission . A letter addressed to the commission's chairman, Justice Bilal Nazki, reached the panel's office today.

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  16. Bihar Human Rights Commission gets forged letter attributed to Bihar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | DNA India

    The Bihar Human Rights Commission was in for a shock on Friday when they received a letter, purportedly from Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, which was later found to be forged on scrutiny. The letter, written in chaste Hindi and addressed to BHRC Chairperson Bilal Nazki, was on the letter pad of the chief minister and bore the logo of the Bihar government, Manjhi's telephone numbers, his signature and an official correspondence number.

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  17. Over 30 dengue cases reported in BiharRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said. "Nearly half of the dengue patients detected so far are from Patna alone," Sambhusaran Singh, a health official said.

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  18. Agro schools for farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Saharsa, Oct. 20: Farmers in the Purnea and Kosi divisions will go to school from next month to learn about the latest agricultural techniques and how to reap maximum benefit from their produce. As many as 210 farmers' schools will come up in the state, including Purnea and Saharsa, for which the government has allocated Rs 1.8 crore.

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  19. Dignity prize of Nobel touchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Telegraph

    For 28-year-old Vijay Sada, it was just another Friday. He was about to relax after a busy day in the afternoon when he learnt his saviour Kailash Satyarthi had been awarded Nobel peace prize.

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  20. Market and online rush to buy cattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Hundreds thronged cattle markets on Sunday to choose the best goats to mark the festival of sacrifice. But given the escalating prices, there were others who chose to buy the animals online.

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