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  1. In suspected dowry death, Bihar Police not even registering caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Indian Muslim Statements

    New Delhi : Five months into a wedding, Chandni was allegedly murdered by her in-laws at Village Madhavpur , Piprahi police station in Sheohar district of Bihar. According to the bride's family, she was allegedly poisoned to death on 27th November.

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  2. Teachers 'poached' for NAACRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Telegraph

    The Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University has deputed 60 teachers from the constituent colleges to its postgraduate departments for an upcoming NAAC evaluation, surprising the authorities concerned. Teachers from constituent colleges in Muzaffarpur, Motihari, Bettiah, Hajipur and Sitamarhi among other locations have been deputed in the postgraduate departments for four months.

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  3. India, a super-power on Mars, but its villages are still fighting darknessRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Newkerala.com

    Electricity-starved Bihar will get a 4,000 MW Ultra Mega Power Plant and the Centre will allocate sufficient number of coal blocks for it, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal announced last month. "We want that the electricity requirement of the state is met by production here itself," he said.

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  4. Border alert over QaedaRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Dec. 9: The patrolling along the India-Nepal border in the state has been intensified after 20 Al-Qaeda operatives, arrested from Kathmandu, divulged the terror outfit's plan to carry out a major operation in the country. The intelligence agencies of Nepal shared the information with their Indian counterparts, who sounded an alert in the areas close to the porous India-Nepal border.

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  5. Murder suspects heldRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Telegraph

    Five men involved in a loot and murder case last year have been arrested near the Nepal border in Sitamarhi . Police in the north Bihar district caught the five late on Tuesday night following a tip-off that some criminals were planning to cross the international border.

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  6. Govt eyes contract teachers to bridge gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Children present a cultural programme on National Education Day at SK Memorial Hall in Patna on Tuesday. Picture by Ranjeet Kumar Dey Education minister Brishen Patel on Tuesday announced that 2 lakh contract teachers would be appointed soon to bridge the student-teacher ratio in the government schools.

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  7. PM Narendra Modi to take part in VHP's 'Ram Baraat' ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | DNA India

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to take part in VHP's 'Ram Baraat' at Janakpur in Nepal on November 25 during his visit there. Convenor of Ram Baraat and senior VHP leader, Rajendra Singh Pankaj said Modi, who will be in Nepal to take part in SAARC meet on November 27-28, will visit Janakpur to take part in 'Tilak' ceremony.

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  8. FIR must for missing kidsRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Nov. 2: The police headquarters has directed all the superintendents of police, including those of five railway districts, to register FIRs in connection with missing minors instead of making entries in the station diaries. The Supreme Court on Thursday pulled up the Bihar and Chhattisgarh governments for failing to find missing children and not registering the FIRs in the cases.

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  9. Mad rush to board home busRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Packed vehicles and chock-a-block bus stands on Tuesday reflected the mad scramble of people to be back home for Chhath. Narendra Kumar, 40, who works as an electrician in a Noida-based construction company, landed in Patna on Monday and decided to travel to his hometown Samastipur, some 85km east of the city, a day after.

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  10. Special trains for festRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Telegraph

    The East Central Railway has decided to run 34 pairs of special trains to ensure hassle-free travel for passengers leaving Bihar after Chhath. Madhuresh Kumar, general manager, East Central Railway, conducted a high-level meeting on Tuesday to decide on the special trains.

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  11. No room on Bihar trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Telegraph

    As Chhath nears, trains bound for Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, either originating from or passing through Dhanbad, are witnessing a huge rush of passengers who want to celebrate the festival with their family in their native places. Ganga Damodar Express, Ganga Sutlej Express, Maurya Express, Dhanbad Patna Intercity Express have hit no-room status for two days - October 27 and 28. The situation is such that even passengers with reserved tickets are unable to board trains as commuters with general tickets forcibly occupy the coaches.

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  12. Ticket trauma for devoteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Oct. 25: A mad scramble for train and flight tickets has turned homecoming for Biharis during Chhath a nightmare. Most Bihar-bound trains are showing no-room status for reservation, while the waiting list for others have crossed the 200-mark.

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

    Oct 21, 2014 | 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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  14. When expecting mothers fight graft to secure prenatal careRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 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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  15. Minister fires graft salvo at officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 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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  16. Police get vital clue in kidnap caseRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | 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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  17. Cops zero in on land disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | 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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  18. Police trace kidnap gangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | 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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  19. School principal feared abductedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | 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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  20. 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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