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  1. Heat rise link to encephalitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Telegraph

    The soaring Celsius has made way for acute encephalitis syndrome to invade districts of north Bihar this year, already claiming three lives. The effect showed itself in AES-affected children, who started getting admitted to Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital and Kejriwal Maternity Clinic from Muzaffarpur, Samastipur, Rosera, Sheohar and Sitamarhi.

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  2. Bihar's Muslims donate land for world's largest Hindu templeRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Newkerala.com

    Muslims in Bihar, in a stellar demonstration of communal harmony, have donated land to help build the world's largest Hindu temple which will have the capacity to seat a staggering 20,000 people. "Muslims have not only donated land, they have also provided land at a nominal rate for construction of the world's largest Hindu temple.

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  3. Nitish rings quake alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 13: Nitish Kumar today sounded a warning to Bihar's residents: the earthquakes that have been striking the state should serve as a wake-up call. "I move around the state capital attending many functions.

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  4. April 25 served as a wake-up callRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Disaster response force personnel at the emergency control room after the April quake and Bihar State Disaster Management Authority vice-chairman Anil Kumar Sinha. Pictures by Deepak Kumar and Ranjeet Kumar Dey For the first time in decades in Bihar, seismic activity during Tuesday's earthquake and aftershocks were recorded at four different places in the state using seismographs - a device to measure earth movement - installed by Bihar State Disaster Management Authority after the massive April 25 temblor.

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  5. Quake toll rises to 19 in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | DNA India

    The death toll in the two high intensity quakes that rattled Bihar on Tuesday rose to 19 on Wednesday, with two more deaths reported from Vaishali and Siwan districts. "The death toll in the high intensity quakes that hit Bihar yesterday has gone up to 19. Altogether 82 persons have been injured.

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  6. 15 killed, 36 injured in Bihar earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Patna: Two high-intensity quakes rattled Bihar yesterday, claiming 15 lives and injuring 36 in the incident of wall and roof collapses just weeks after the April 25 temblor that left 58 people dead in the state. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar told newsmen: "We have information regarding death of 15 persons in incidents relating earthquake today.

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  7. Quake toll rises to 17 in Bihar; 77 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | DNA India

    The maximum number of seriously injured persons was in East Champaran district, where over 25 persons suffered injuries from incidents of roof and wall collapse and while trying to escape from the buildings, he said. The toll in the two high-intensity earthquakes and 27 aftershocks that rattled Bihar has risen to 17 while 77 people have been injured.

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  8. 16 killed as fresh earthquake strikes BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Times of India

    PATNA: At least 16 people were killed and a large number of houses collapsed in Bihar, a seismically active zone, after two powerful earthquakes rocked neighbouring Nepal on Tuesday afternoon. Two strong tremors were felt in all parts of Bihar, especially its capital Patna, triggering panic among the people.

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  9. Fresh tremors felt in Bihar, 2 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Times of India

    PATNA: Two fresh tremors rocked Bihar on Tuesday afternoon, triggering panic among the people. First temor was felt at 12.36pm while the second came at 13.09pm.

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  10. Why Upendra Kushwaha is a man to watch in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Rediff.com

    If the BJP doesn't do as well as it is expected to, it might have to seek Upendra Kushwaha's help in forming a government for a price: the chief ministership. Aditi Phadnis reports bhay Kumar is a close watcher and astute judge of politics in Bihar.

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  11. BiharRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | The Telegraph

    Patna High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to act sternly in restoring the original course of the river Ganga in the state capital. Patna was hot on Tuesday and the city is set to have some more testing times for residents with the weatherman forecasting heat wave conditions in the week ahead.

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  12. Trafficking test after tremorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 4: Security agencies in Bihar have sounded an alert and stepped up vigil along the India-Nepal border apprehending young girls and women may fall prey to human trafficking gangs after the April 25 temblor in the Himalayan country. The state police headquarters issued directives to all the superintendents of police in the districts close to the porous international border on Monday asking them to keep a vigil on the people, especially children and women, coming to India from Nepal.

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  13. Relief mission over with normalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Telegraph

    A state government bus ferries quake-hit foreigners from Raxaul to the Patna airport last week. Picture by Nagendra Kumar Singh Patna, May 4: The state government is bringing its post-quake operations to a close, as life limps back to normal in the quake-hit areas of Nepal and India.

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  14. Hands-on Nitish lessens calamity blow step by stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Telegraph

    Pilloried for its lackadaisical response to the rising spate of crime and kidnappings, the Bihar government has found a talking point in its handling of the relief operations post the Nepal earthquake, which besides devastating the Himalayan neighbour, wreaked havoc on the eastern and northeastern districts of the state. Chief minister Nitish Kumar was huddled in a meeting with some senior officials at his home on Sunday, April 26, when a tremor struck.

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  15. Thundersquall, heavy rain to hit Bihar: Met officeRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Big News Network.com

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  16. Rahul Gandhi to meet homebuyers visit earthquakehit Bihar todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Hindustan Times

    Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will meet home-buyers on Saturday to discuss concerns about a new real estate bill that his party has termed anti-consumer. There are fears that the bill, keenly awaited by middle-class voters, dilutes penalties for late delivery of homes and does not safeguard against money being diverted from one project to another.

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  17. Live! 'God's Will', 'Accident', says Punjab minister on death of teen who was thrown off busRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Rediff.com

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said Pakistan should stop interfering in India`s internal matters and rather worry about their own selves. "Pakistan should worry about themselves and should not interfere in the internal matters of India.

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  18. Rahul Gandhi to visit quake-hit Bihar todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | India.com

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will visit earthquake-hit areas of Bihar on Saturday to meet victims and to take stock of the ongoing rescue and relief operations, party leaders said. "Rahul Gandhi will visit Raxaul, Darbhanga, and Sitamarhi on Saturday to meet victims and to take stock of the situation of ongoing rescue and relief operations in Bihar," said a party leader.

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  19. Hometown boy in US raises $5000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Telegraph

    Patna, May 1: Samir Kumar working in Tulsa, Oklahoma, might be far away from home but he's helping several people back in Bihar resume their normal lives after the earthquake. The 40-year-old Samir, who has been living in the US for the past 11 years, was anxious after the Nepal quake and the destruction it left in its wake.

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  20. 4,141 persons evacuated from Nepal in 104 Bihar buses: Nitish KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | DNA India

    Reaching out to the victims of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, the Bihar government has sent 104 buses to the Himalayan country and brought back 4,141 persons so far, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Friday. A total of 4,141 persons have come to relief camps at the border points of Raxual , Bargainia and Jogbani in 104 buses of the state government, an official statement quoting Kumar, said.

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