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  1. Kidnapped Indian girl rescued from NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hindustan Times

    A 10-year-old Indian girl who was kidnapped last month from Bihar has been rescued from her captors in Nepal. The victim, Sonu Kumari Singh, who hails from Sitamarhi in Bihar, was rescued by Armed Police Force personnel posted at Jaleshwor in the Indo-Nepal border on Monday following a tip off.

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  2. When expecting mothers fight graft to secure prenatal careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | India Together

    In Jahangirpur Gram Panchayat of Bihar's Kishanganj district, Rs 30 lakh meant as cash incentives for pregnant Muslim women had already been misdirected, when a community-driven project launched by Oxfam decided to tackle the corruption head on. Ajitha Menon reports.

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  3. Minister fires graft salvo at officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Oct. 16: Vinay Bihari, the state minister who has been regularly hurling allegations against the very government he is a part of, today fired yet another salvo by accusing officials of the youth affairs department he looks after of "rampant corruption". Bihari, who was speaking to The Telegraph on the state of sports in Bihar, made a startling revelation by saying that at least 15 stadiums in different blocks existed only on paper.

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  4. Police get vital clue in kidnap caseRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Telegraph

    The special investigation team has got some vital leads in the kidnapping of Satyanarayan Prasad, the director-cum-principal of a public school in Muzaffarpur, after the arrest of Bipin Kumar - a close associate of notorious criminal Saroj Thakur. Bipin was arrested on Thursday night from his hideout in Muzaffarpur.

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  5. Cops zero in on land disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Telegraph

    Students of Narayani Education Point block NH-28 and NH-77 at Chandni Chowk in Muzaffarpur on Wednesday to protest their principal's kidnap. Picture by Lokesh Bihari Success continued to elude the special investigation team for the third consecutive day on Wednesday even after a dozen suspects were questioned to ascertain the whereabouts of the kidnapped director-cum-principal of a Muzaffarpur public school, Satyanarayan Prasad.

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  6. Police trace kidnap gangRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Sept. 23: Muzaffarpur police have zeroed in on a professional gang, which could be behind the abduction of Satyanarayan Prasad, the director-cum-principal of Narayan Education Point, from Muzaffarpur-Sitamarhi road yesterday morning.

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  7. School principal feared abductedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Telegraph

    A sniffer dog does a recce of the car left abandoned at Jhapaha village in Muzaffarpur on Monday and Satyanarayan Prasad. Pictures by Lokesh Bihari Patna/Muzaffarpur, Sept.

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  8. Bihar: Railway employee killed while joining engine to coachesRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Sitamarhi: A railway point-man was killed near Sitamarhi Railway Station in Bihar while joining engine to the coaches of a train today. Sitamarhi Railway Commercial Superintendent Teknath Jha said the deceased has been identified as Abdul Gaffar.

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  9. Four held for alleged forced conversion in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Four of the seven people accused of forcing to convert a Dalit family to Islam have been arrested in Bihar's Sitamarhi district, police said Thursday. District Superintendent of Police Nawal Kishore Singh said a police case was registered against seven people last Sunday in Pupri area on the basis of a complaint by Yasoda Devi, a resident of Rampur Khurd village.

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  10. 17 students fall ill after mid-day meal in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    At least 17 children fell ill Wednesday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar's Nawada district, officials said. All the children were admitted to a government-run primary health centre and are said to be out of danger.

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  11. Express 5: Ground report from J a tale of forcing conversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The Jammu and Kashmir floods have severely disrupted the communication network across the state, with major service providers struggling to fix their infrastructure and restore services. More than 12 years have passed since her husband and Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was brutally killed by militants in Pakistan.

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  12. Bihar Dalit woman accuses husband of forcing her to convertRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Indian Express

    A Dalit woman in Bihar's Sitamarhi district has alleged that her husband was "forcibly" converted to Islam a fortnight ago, and now she and her teenage daughter were being pressured by him to change their faith - a charge dismissed by the police, who have booked the man and six others only under the SC/ST Act for harassing the complainant. The Dalits of Rampur Khurd village, however, have resisted the attempts by a few local Muslims to "convert the woman", who is now not allowing her husband to stay with her.

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  13. Unsafe roads, next only to UPRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Sept. 8: Avoid driving through national highways at night or, if you must, make sure you don't stop anywhere.

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  14. Seven booked for threatening forcible conversionRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A case was registered against seven people in Bihar for threatening to forcibly convert a Dalit family, police said Monday. Sitamarhi district Superintendent of Police Nawal Kishore Singh said a first information report was lodged against seven people Sunday in Pupri area on the basis of a complaint by Yasoda Devi, a resident of Rampur Khurd village.

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  15. Extortion demand to ex-MP nets 4Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Telegraph

    On Friday evening, Ram had lodged a FIR with the Patkhauli police outpost in West Champaran alleging that he had received a ransom call of Rs 5 crore. The caller had threatened to kill him if the amount was not paid, the leader said.

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  16. Bihar: 50 children taken ill after eating mid-day mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | DNA India

    At least 50 children fell ill on Saturday after consuming contaminated mid-day meal at a primary school in Bihar 's Sitamarhi district. Sitamarhi Sadar Sub-Divisional Police Officer M N Upadhyaya said the incident happened at the school located at Belahi Nilkanth village under Runnisaidpur police station.

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  17. Bihar: 50 Kids Taken Ill After Eating Mid-day MealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Outlook

    At least 50 children today fell ill after consuming contaminated mid-day meal at a primary school in Bihar's Sitamarhi district. Sitamarhi Sadar Sub-Divisional Police Officer M N Upadhyaya said the incident happened at the school located at Belahi Nilkanth village under Runnisaidpur police station.

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  18. 50 students fall ill after mid-day meal in BiharRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    At least 50 children fell ill Saturday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar's Sitamarhi district, officials said. A dead lizard was found in the meal served to children, a district official said.

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  19. Progress on diarrhoea controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Telegraph

    The state accounts for 23,000 child deaths every year owing to diarrhoea - 10 per cent of the total count, said experts at a daylong workshop on Wednesday.

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  20. Maharashtra: Muslims 20%+ in 86 districts, 50%+ in 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Express India

    Muslims, nearly 13.43 per cent of the country's population, count for 20 per cent or more in 86 of its 675 districts, according to a statement in the Rajya Sabha by the Ministry of HRD during the recent budget session.

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