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  1. EBC votes focus of Shah visitRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Jan. 22: BJP president Amit Shah arrives here on Friday, just in time to observe the birth anniversary of late Karpoori Thakur. The timing is no coincidence.


  2. Intense cold kills 15 in Bihar, schools closedRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Big News

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  3. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Telegraph

    Even a temperature of 10C couldn't deter city golfers from turning up at Patna Golf Club as early as 8am on Sunday. The issue of not using the chief minister's picture on the Patna Literature Fest posters seems to have angered not only the government but also raised the survival question... Riding on the positive vibe in the market, spurt in online retail sales and support from seniors, IIT-Patna students have lapped up envious job deals in the 2014-15... WhatsApp has edged out Facebook as the new gadget jilted lovers used to settle scores with their ex-girlfriends or just harass them anyway.


  4. Story by jailed former MP included in textbookRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 |

    A story written in Hindi by former Bihar MP Anand Mohan, serving life term for the 1994 lynching of Gopalganj district magistrate G. Krishnaiah, has been included in a Class VIII text book. The story - Parvat Purush Dashrath - forms chapter 19 of the book published by Central Board of Secondary Education.


  5. Lady SI to quiz IPS officerRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Telegraph

    A sub-inspector of police will interrogate an IPS officer accused of sexually exploiting a woman police officer earlier posted in Kaimur district. Almost a week after a complaint was lodged against 2009-batch IPS officer Pushkar Anand, sub-inspector Anamika Yadav was appointed as investigating officer in the case.


  6. Policeman shot dead on train in BiharRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 |

    A policeman was shot dead by unidentified criminals over a minor dispute on a train in Bihar's Munger district early Friday, police said. The incident took place on the Farakka Express train near Dasrathpur halt in the district, police official Uma Shankar Prasad said.


  7. Transfer axe on officers in harass caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Dec. 30: The axe fell on Kaimur superintendent of police Pushkar Anand, who was shunted to Mounted Military Police stationed at Ara in Bhojpur district, following a controversy over allegations of sexual exploitation of a woman police officer. Anand, a 2009-batch IPS officer, was transferred from Kaimur within 24 hours of a complaint lodged by Nirmala Kumari, the sub-divisional police officer of Babhua in Kaimur district.


  8. Bihar sexual exploitation row: Both SP, DSP transferredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | The Indian Express

    A day after a woman Deputy Superintendent of Police at Ara. The 2005 batch IPS officer M. Sunil Kumar Naik will be the new Kaimur SP, an official notification by home department said.


  9. One passenger shot in Bihar train robberyRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Patna: A group of armed criminals looted cash and valuables worth lakhs from passengers on a train in Bihar's Saharsa district and shot a passenger, who tried to resist, police Saturday said. The robbery took place late Friday on the Samastipur-Banmankhi passenger train in Saharsa Jamui, about 200 km from Patna.


  10. Six die as cold wave tightens grip in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Times of India

    At least six people have died in Bihar due to extreme cold wave conditions, officials have confirmed. All the deaths were reported from Saharsa district in the state. Intense cold wave conditions continued unabated across India with mercury touching new lows.


  11. Missing kid found dead in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Five days after an eight-year-old girl went missing from her Adityapur home, police on Wednesday late evening recovered the bloated body from Kharkai river. A resident of Bihar's Saharsa, the child, a Class III student, came with her parents to visit her paternal grandmother at Kuluptanga Basti, RIT thana area in the satellite industrial township.


  12. Vans set out for family planningRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi flagged off the vehicles in front of Raj Bhavan. Dedicated to family planning, health workers would carry out a sterilisation programme with intrauterine contraceptive devices.


  13. Kidnapped boy foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Aditya with his father Sanjay Kumar Jha at SSP's Amol V Homkar's office on Tuesday. Picture by Animesh Sengupta The three-year-old son of a temple priest, kidnapped for ransom by a neighbour from near his Burmamines home in Jamshedpur on Monday afternoon, was found in a bus bound for Bhagalpur, Bihar, at a Dhanbad checkpost in the small hours of Tuesday.


  14. Probe ordered after woman committed 'Sati' in BiharRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 |

    A probe has been ordered into a 70-year-old woman allegedly committing "Sati" by jumping into the funeral pyre of her husband Saturday in a Bihar village, an official said Tuesday. Saharsa District Magistrate Sashi Bhusan Kumar said he has already ordered an inquiry into the case.


  15. Woman jumps into husband's funeral pyre in Bihar, diesRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Indian Express

    A 65-year-old woman died after she allegedly jumped into the funeral pyre of her husband in a village in Bihar's Saharsa district. Saharsa SP Pankaj Sinha said it happened at Parminia village under Kahra block in the district, around 250 km from the state capital, and the deceased woman has been identified as Dahwa Devi."


  16. 65-year-old commits 'sati' in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Times of India

    An 1815 art showing a widow of a brahman committing sati on her husband's funeral pyre. PATNA: An elderly woman allegedly committed 'Sati' on Saturday evening by jumping into the funeral pyre of her husband at village Parmania in Saharsa district, police officials said on Sunday.


  17. 'Voluntary'Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Saharsa, Dec. 14: An allegedly "voluntary sati " in a Bihar hamlet has left behind unanswered questions but police said they had no choice but to accept the villagers' "suicide" version and close investigations. After cancer patient Ram Charitra Mandal died yesterday morning and was cremated about 4.30pm in an orchard, his wife Diva Devi, 65, jumped onto his burning pyre when no one else was present.


  18. Woman, 70, commits 'Sati' in BiharRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 |

    A 70-year-old woman allegedly committed "Sati" by jumping into the funeral pyre of her husband at a Bihar village, police said Sunday. Gahwa Devi committed "Sati" Saturday evening at Parmania village in Saharsa district, about 220 km from here, district police officer Rudal Kumar said.


  19. It's winter, evenings are darker and, after the alleged Delhi Uber...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Indian Express

    DELHI TIME: 12.15 am-1.20 am DISTANCE: 42 km JOURNEY: Sector 93B, Noida Expressway, to DLF Ph III, Gurgaon "Madam, main pahunch gaya hoon ," says the voice at the other end, at exactly 12.15 am. He sounds warm and middle-aged, taking some edge off the nervousness at the start of a long journey from Noida to Gurgaon via Delhi.


  20. Axe on district chiefs before Sampark IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Nitish Kumar on Wednesday sent a tough message to district unit functionaries ahead of the second leg of his Sampark Yatra commencing on December 15. The party leadership has decided to change JDU presidents in four districts, apparently, for their "poor performance" during the first phase of the Sampark Yatra meetings. In the first leg, Nitish started his Sampark Yatra from West Champaran district headquarters of Bettiah on November 13. Before that he spoke to the party's elected representatives and specifically assigned them work to be carried out on the ground during his outing at the grass-roots level.