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  1. Prabhu demands Rs 20000 cr to scrap unmanned railway crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hindustan Times

    Railways minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday shot off a letter to Union finance minister Arun Jaitley to demand an additional grant of Rs 20,000 to undertake the task of eliminating Unmanned Level Crossings . Close on the heels of 12 deaths at an unmanned crossing on January 26 near Hisar in Haryana, another person was killed and two injured when a train mowed into a car on the Sitamarhi-Darbangha route in Bihar on Tuesday.

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  2. Woman killed in Bihar for practising witchcraftRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Newkerala.com

    A 55-year-old Muslim woman was killed by her neighbours in Bihar's Khagaria district, for allegedly practising witchcraft, police said Friday. Hasina Khatoon, a resident of Goriya Bathan village, was fatally beaten by a spade on her head and face.

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  3. How Muzaffarpur was different from MuzaffarnagarRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Rediff.com

    'The horrific episode of January 18 in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, is quite different from what happened in Muzaffarnagar, UP, in September 2013.' 'The Akhilesh Yadav-led administration and riot-mongers among our political formations need to learn lessons from the response of state and society to violence in Muzaffarpur,' says Mohammad Sajjad.

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

    Monday Jan 19 | Big News Network.com

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  5. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | 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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  6. Three dead in gang rivalryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Telegraph

    Zonal inspector-general of police Parasnath told The Telegraph : "We have launched a manhunt to nab the killers. We have identified the henchmen involved in the warfare."

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  7. BiharRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    A man cried foul play following the sudden death of his 12-year-old daughter working as a domestic help in an apartment in an upscale locality, prompting police to start a... A three-day college fest Patna Women's College is organising from January 15 promises students of 60 colleges in Bihar and Jharkhand a platform to unleash their talent. Visitors to Rajgir would have more than just the Nalanda ruins, the Vishwa Shanti Stupa or the Gridhakuta Hill on their must-see list.

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  8. Order for strict watch on juvenilesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    Muzaffarpur, Jan. 7: Four juvenile delinquents having links with a jailed extortionist were arrested in Sitamarhi on Tuesday evening after they ran from a Muzaffarpur remand home last week. Police claimed the four delinquents confessed they were in touch with Chiranjivi Sagar, a criminal lodged in Sitamarhi jail on extortion charges.

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  9. India: Acute encephalitis syndrome in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Crofs Blogs

    Officials have been preparing [for Ebola] for months, installing screening systems at international airports and preparing quarantine sites in major cities. The commitment towards public health is indeed commendable.

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  10. Acute Encephalitis Syndrome: Paralyzing fear in BiharRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Newkerala.com

    By Santosh Sarang, Patna, January 6 As soon as the first confirmed patient diagnosed with the Ebola virus landed in Delhi, the Indian health authorities made sure that the patient was quarantined in order to "rule out even the remote possibility of spread of this disease". Officials have been preparing for months, installing screening systems at international airports and preparing quarantine sites in major cities.

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  11. WB girl allegedly gangraped inside Muzaffarpur collectoriate, ADM's driver, four others namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Indian Express

    A teenaged West Bengal girl, who had been travelling from Ludhiana to Sitamarhi via Muzaffarpur, was allegedly gangraped inside the Muzaffarpur collectoriate on Sunday night by five people including driver of an additional district magistrate. The police arrested one of the five accused.

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  12. BiharRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Telegraph

    Taking strong exception to the detention of an Uttar Pradesh cop without any evidence, the state police headquarters on Monday sought a report from senior superintendent of police Jitender... The tourism department is planning to organise the kite festival over five days next week in a deviation from the past four years. The paid clinic facility at Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences has not taken off as the health hub would have liked it to because of lack of promotion.

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  13. Traders edgy over rise in levy casesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The Telegraph

    The murder of medicine trader Yatendra Khaitan in Sitamarhi on December 31 and release of Muzaffarpur businessman Narayan Prasad on January 1 against ransom has rattled the fraternity. North Bihar Chamber of Commerce and Industry chairman Motilal Chaparia said criminal activities and attacks on traders had increased.

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  14. Disaster tips centre in tech cradleRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | The Telegraph

    The Bihar State Disaster Management Authority would start a disaster management centre on the campus of National Institute of Technology to create awareness on tackling calamities. The first-of-its-kind centre in the state would conduct training, research work, conferences, and create awareness about disaster management.

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  15. Minor name surfaces in trader deathRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | The Telegraph

    A juvenile who escaped from a remand home two years ago has been named suspect in the murder of a medicine dealer on Wednesday night. Yatindra Khetan, a medicine dealer in Sitamarhi town, around 140km north of Patna, was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne criminals.

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  16. Past poser on Lalu & Nitish futureRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | The Telegraph

    Realising their opponent would go overboard on reminding people of their past enmity, the bitter foes who joined hands in 2014 after 17 years to keep the BJP at bay from power in the state have started cajoling people that the past would not be repeated. On the first day of 2015, Nitish pledged he would not allow the " jungle raj " to resurface despite taking Lalu in his boat.

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  17. Mystery shrouds principal releaseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | The Telegraph

    According to sources, ransom was paid to the abductors. Prasad though ruled out money being paid to buy his freedom.

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  18. BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | The Telegraph

    The next time patients at Patna Medical College and Hospital find the standard of treatment falling short of its stature, they know who to blame. The high court knows it too.

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  19. Protest over double murderRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Telegraph

    The members of the business community are peeved over the killing of a medicine dealer and a cellphone shop owner in Sitamarhi town in the past two days. Criminals shot dead medicine supplier Yatindra Khetan in the industrial area of the town while he was returning home after closing his shop around 8.30pm on Wednesday.

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  20. North India shivers as Leh touches 17CRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    As Leh in J-K recorded its coldest overnight temperature at minus 17 degrees Celsius, the Kashmir Valley remained in the grip of an intense cold wave. The situation was no different elsewhere in the valley.

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