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  1. City round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Former Union finance minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha delivered the first Ramaswamy Mani Memorial Lecture at Patna College on Tuesday. The lecture - Have the rulers of India failed India - was presided over by Patna University vice-chancellor Y.C. Simhadri.

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  2. New drive to immunise allRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Telegraph

    The state health department and Unicef would launch "Mission Indradhanush", a Centre-sponsored project, on Tuesday to cover children and pregnant women left out of the routine immunisation drive launched earlier. According to the Annual Health Survey -2012, conducted by the Centre, the state has failed to cover 30 per cent children and women in its routine immunisation drive.

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  3. MLA seeks cover after rebel threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Telegraph

    Patna, March 26: Dinesh Prasad, a JDU legislator from Minapur in Muzaffarpur district, has sought police protection for himself and his family after an alleged threat to their lives from the Maoists. The ruling party MLA lodged a complaint with Minapur police station on Wednesday, alleging he was threatened with dire consequences over phone by one Rohit, self-proclaimed regional head of the Tirhut zone of the banned CPI .

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  4. Focus on better highway in election yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Telegraph

    Road construction minister Rajiv Ranjan Singh, Union road transport minister Radhakrishnan P and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi lay the foundation stone of the project on Thursday. Picture by Ajit Kumar Verma Union minister of state for road transport, highways and shipping Radhakrishnan P. laid the foundation stone for widening work of NH-104 at Banjhula in East Champaran district on Thursday.

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  5. Govt to plug referral of AES casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Telegraph

    The health department has decided to step up the preparedness to tackle cases of acute encephalitis syndrome ahead of summer in Muzaffarpur and its adjoining districts. Principal health secretary Brajesh Mehrotra held an interactive discussion during a workshop of AES with the chief medical officers -cum-civil surgeons and the medical officers of government hospitals in Muzaffarpur, Samastipur, Motihari, Sitamarhi, Sheohar and Vaishali districts earlier involved in the treatment at length on Monday evening.

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  6. Husband does talking for Dal MLARead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Telegraph

    Patna, March 20: Chief minister Nitish Kumar's efforts to empower women in the real sense appears to have had no effect on a few. JDU MLA Sunita Singh is one among them.

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  7. Hefty dole for families of dead jawansRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Telegraph

    Patna, March 19: The state government has taken a policy decision to grant compensation to security personnel who meet with unnatural death, including drowning, while on duty. The state has, till now, been giving Rs 10 lakh in compensation to security personnel killed by bullet injury while on duty.

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  8. Replica to showcase museum featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Telegraph

    Artists busy at work for the upcoming Bihar Divas at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on Tuesday. Picture by Jai Prakash People would get a look-and-feel of the upcoming Bihar Museum this Sunday.

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  9. Green Ice creams and GulalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Indian Express

    Our family owned a mithai shop in Patna and Holi was the only time of the year when all the workers went on holiday. The shop would be shut for two or three days and the entire family would gather together to celebrate the festival.

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  10. Wild Tusker Tramples Six to DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Outlook

    A rampaging wild elephant has trampled six persons to death in two districts of Bihar and seriously injured four others today. Four persons were killed in Sitamarhi district, while two were crushed by the pachyderm in Madhubani district.

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  11. BiharRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Telegraph

    Mandar Nature Club, a Bhagalpur-based NGO backed by Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, England, and the department of forests and environment are working to protect... The BJP today criticised the state government and chief minister Nitish Kumar for "spreading canards over drop in central taxes in the Union budget". Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today accused the Nitish Kumar government of politicising the 4,000MW ultra mega power project because it was awarded by Narendra Modi.

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  12. Jilted lover throws acid on teenagerRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Telegraph

    A teenaged girl suffered almost 40 per cent burns on Wednesday morning when a jilted youth threw acid at her in Sitamarhi district. As soon as the girl, an Intermediate student and resident of Bairgania in Sitamarhi, opened the main door around 6am, a youth, identified as Ashiq, threw acid at her.

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  13. Toll in Bihar elephant attack rises to fourRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Newkerala.com

    Two more people died in Bihar's Sitamarhi district Wednesday after a wild elephant attacked them, taking the toll to four, police said. A wild elephant went on a rampage in rural Sitamarhi, some 130 km from here, Tuesday killing two people and leaving three injured.

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  14. Supporters to miss Lalu's unique styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Telegraph

    Think of boisterous Holi celebrations and Lalu Prasad's inimitable style of kapdaphaar celebrations would come to one's mind. But Lalu's followers would miss out on the exuberance for the fifth time running because the RJD chief will be in Delhi.

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  15. Wild elephants kill two people in BiharRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Newkerala.com

    Wild elephants went on a rampage in Bihar's Sitamarhi district on Tuesday evening killing at least two people and leaving three others injured, police said. The wild pachyderms also damaged standing rabi crop, destroyed several houses and created fear and panic among the villagers, a district police official said.

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  16. Ishq debut for Bihar boy in BollywoodRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Deepak Kumar, born in East Champaran district's Motihari and brought up in Patna, is the latest Bihar face to get a break in the Hindi film industry. Rang-E-Ishq, a movie he has acted in, is all set to hit screens around Holi.

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  17. BiharRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Principal health secretary Brajesh Mehrotra on Wednesday convened a meeting to review preparations for tackling cases of swine flu in government hospitals. A 14-year-old girl kidnapped from Sitamarhi district about two weeks ago was recovered from a house at Chhoti Balia in Begusarai district on Wednesday.

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  18. Nepal girl free from abductorsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    A 14-year-old girl kidnapped from Sitamarhi district about two weeks ago was recovered from a house at Chhoti Balia in Begusarai district on Wednesday. The girl, hailing from Birganj in Nepal, was kidnapped when she had gone to offer prayers with her parents at a temple near Dumra police station in Sitamarhi town on February 5. The victim's father had suspected the involvement of a neighbour Anwar Nut, who was arrested from Moganwa village in Sitamarhi district.

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  19. Checks & balances in times of changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Rupauli MLA Beema Bharti on her way to meet Nitish Kumar in Patna on Sunday and Belsand MLA Sunita Singh. Pictures by Deepak Kumar Forget the trust vote, apparent mistrust has crept in among JDU ministers and MLAs in the past couple of days.

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  20. Attitude shift in civic bodyRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Soon after the suspension of Kuldip Narayan from the post of municipal commissioner, urban development and housing minister Samrat Choudhary is intervening in the nitty-gritty of the daily affairs of the civic agency. He conducted two review meetings of the civic body over the past two days and another is slated on February 9. The minister has even cancelled the leaves of all the employees at PMC till the pending development schemes are completed.

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