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  1. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Policemen in the state have threatened a state-wide strike from March 27 after the Nitish Kumar cabinet annulled Jitan Ram Manjhi's decision to give them 13 months' pay. At least two spans of an under-construction bridge across the river Gandak in Gopalganj district collapsed this morning, the accident occurring at a time when not too many... One person was killed and three others were seriously injured when a train rammed into an autorickshaw at an unmanned railway crossing in Saharsa district on Thursday.

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  2. For Bihar, bridges not too farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Telegraph

    Railway minister Suresh Prabhu and his junior Manoj Sinha on their way to Parliament with the budget papers on Thursday. Picture by Prem Singh Quite a few projects launched during the tenure of three successive railway ministers from the state - Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad - could now see the end of the tunnel.

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  3. Holi rush jacks up airfareRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Telegraph

    The average fare of Rs 5,000 on the Delhi-Patna route has already gone as high as Rs 8,000 for the Holi week. The prices on the Mumbai-Patna route have soared from around Rs 9,000 on normal days to Rs 11,000 for February 3 to 5. Travel and tour operators in the city claimed that the airfares on different sectors could shot up twice to thrice over the next 10 days because of the Holi rush.

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  4. Pappu all set to bid Lalu adieuRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Feb. 24: RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav is all set to say goodbye to party chief Lalu Prasad - for the third time in his political career. Pappu, who has been vocal in his support to former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi during the political turmoil, has decided to send his resignation from the party.

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  5. Facing party axe, Nitish Kumar's chosen one Jitan Ram Manjhi declares - warRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Peninsula

    Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi raised the flag of rebellion higher on Friday, declaring an "all-out war" on the JD leadership, and describing his predecessor Nitish Kumar as the JD 's "Bhisma Pitamah" who had "shut his eyes to the drift in the party". The JD leadership, which wants Manjhi to hand back power to Nitish Kumar on Saturday, threatened to throw him out of the party if he did not resign.

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  6. Facing party axe, Nitish Kumar's chosen one Manjhi declares - war'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Indian Express

    Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi raised the flag of rebellion higher on Friday, declaring an "all-out war" on the JD leadership, and describing his predecessor Nitish Kumar as the JD 's "Bhisma Pitamah" who had "shut his eyes to the drift in the party". The JD leadership, which wants Manjhi to hand back power to Nitish Kumar on Saturday, threatened to throw him out of the party if he did not resign.

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  7. Manjhi strikes at Nitish, axes two ministersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Feb. 6: Likening himself to the Pandavas in the Mahabharat, Jitan Ram Manjhi, whose fate as chief minister could well be decided tomorrow, said today he would "fight the war to the end". Late tonight Manjhi wielded the axe on Nitish loyalists.

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  8. Manjhi calls Nitish Bhishma, declares warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Times of India

    PATNA/SAHARSA: For the first time since he was hand-picked by former Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to helm the government in his place on May 20 last year, a rebellious Jitan Ram Manjhi tried to shame Kumar calling him "Bhishma Pitamah" who was silently watching attempts to oust a Dalit chief minister. "Aar paar ki ladai shuru ho gayee hai... I am not going to sit idle, come what may," Manjhi said at a religious function in Gheena village in Saharsa district.

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  9. Manjhi instead has called a meeting of JD(U) Legislature Party at his residence on Feb 20.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Indian Express

    Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi is scheduled to leave for Delhi tomorrow to take part in the meeting of Niti Aayog on Sunday, making it clear that he would not be participating in the crucial JD Legislature Party meeting. Principal Secretary of the Chief Minister Amrit Lal Meena on Friday said that as per programme Manjhi is leaving for Delhi on Saturday to take part in the meeting of Niti Ayog that would be presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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  10. EBC votes focus of Shah visitRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jan 19, 2015 | Big News Network.com

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  12. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jan 16, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    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.

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  14. Lady SI to quiz IPS officerRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jan 2, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    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.

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

    Dec 30, 2014 | 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.

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

    Dec 30, 2014 | 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.

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  18. 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.

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  19. 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.

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  20. 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.

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