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

    Yesterday | 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.


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

    Friday Oct 10 | 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.


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

    Sunday Oct 5 | 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.


  4. Gorakhpur train accident: Top 5 deadly train accidents in the past 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 |

    On late Tuesday night, Indian Railways witnessed yet another accident in the form of collision. The accident happened near Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh when two trains Krishak Express and Barauni Express collided approximately 11 p.m. There were initial reports of 12 persons being killed and over 50 persons were severely injured.


  5. Docs flip-flop over feesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | The Telegraph

    Patna/Gaya, Sept. 29: Doctors appear to be in no mood to give any concession in the consultation fee to the below poverty line patients as was announced by the Bihar chapter of Indian Medical Association and Bihar Health Services Association on September 26. Sensing the belligerent mood of its members, the umbrella bodies appear to have mellowed down and their office-bearers are speaking in a different language than the one they had spoke on September 26, while holding a meeting with RJD Madhepura MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav.


  6. Politics on doc fee gains steamRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | The Telegraph

    The political barometer is rising in the Kosi region over the RJD MP Pappu Yadav's diktat to the doctors and diagnostic centres to lower their fees. The supporters of Pappu alias Rajesh Ranjan have been burning the effigies of medicos at Madhepura, Saharsa and Supaul districts alleging non-adherence to the fee chart issued by him.


  7. Body found near former minister's residenceRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Telegraph

    A body of a youth found in a room near the residence of a former minister on Sunday morning sent shock waves in Patuwaha village, around 3km from the district headquarters. Police recovered the body of Pallav Jha from a room on the residential premises of former Khagaria MP Dinesh Chandra Yadav in Kayastha Tola.


  8. Pappu fires 'inefficient person' salvo at CMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Telegraph

    Pappu Yadav addresses a news meet at his residence in Patna on Sunday and chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi. Picture by Ranjeet Kumar Dey Patna, Sept.


  9. Strike against MP's doc fee diktatRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Saharsa, Sept. 18: The medical practitioners of Madhepura and Saharsa constituencies ceased work and diagnostic centres in the Kosi region kept their shutters down on Wednesday in protest against the fee diktat of RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav.


  10. RJD MP Pappu Yadav launches drive against doctors, Ima protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | DNA India

    RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav has launched a drive against doctors accusing them of charging "exorbitant" fees forcing the Indian Medical Association to condemn his "extra constitutional" action. "An MBBS doctor shall charge Rs 100-150, an MD Rs 200-225 and experienced doctors Rs 300," Yadav told PTI over phone from Saharsa, where he organised 'Nukkad Natak' on the issue today.


  11. MP Papu Yadav's supporters stage dharna over doctors' consultation fees; IMA refuses to buckleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The Indian Medical Association , Bihar refused to buckle under pressure of Madhepura RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan, alias Pappu Yadav, over his demand from doctors of Kosi region to "fix their consultation fees and prescribe medicines". The RJD MP's supporters are set to stage Dharna in Saharsa.


  12. Lightning kills seven in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 |

    Four deaths occurred in Saharsa, two in Gaya and one in Jamui districts while the victims were working in fields. Six people were injured in the incidents, said an official of the state disaster management department.


  13. Lightning kills seven in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Nerve News

    Seven people, including three women, were killed Thursday after being struck by lightning in Bihar, an official said. Four deaths occurred in Saharsa, two in Gaya and one in Jamui districts while the victims were working in fields.


  14. High alert in Kosi region as heavy discharge raises flood fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The Bihar government on Sunday sounded a fresh alert in flood-prone districts falling in the Kosi belt of north Bihar following a heavy discharge in the downstream of the Sun Kosi in Nepal, caused by incessant rain in catchment areas of the Himalayan country. District magistrates of vulnerable districts, particularly Supaul, Saharsa, Madhepura, Purnia and Khagaria and field engineers of the water resources department have been instructed to remain in full readiness in view of the impending crisis.


  15. Six hurt as police fire on agitating flood victims in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 |

    At least six people were injured when police opened fire to disperse a mob of agitating flood victims in Bihar's Patna district Tuesday.


  16. Timely twist to surplus rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Telegraph

    The deficit came down from a whopping 34 per cent in July end to 1 per cent surplus by the end of August.


  17. Bihar's flood-hit loot food grain from warehouseRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 |

    Flood victims in Bihar's Nalanda district broke into a government warehouse and looted food grain Monday to protest inadequate assistance given to them by the government, officials said.


  18. Firms make beeline for industriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Aug. 31: At least 824 firms, including giants like ITC, have applied for plots in various industrial areas of Bihar Industrial Area Development Authority .


  19. Scheme announced to revolutionise Makhana farming in BiharRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | DNA India

    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.


  20. Bihar flood-hit up the ante over relief droughtRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Nerve News

    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.