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

    20 hrs ago | 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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  2. Relief mission over with normalityRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 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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  3. Hands-on Nitish lessens calamity blow step by stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 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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  4. Thundersquall, heavy rain to hit Bihar: Met officeRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Big News Network.com

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Fruits business over in few minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Telegraph

    Some lost lives, some properties. For some, the April 25 temblor, which hit Nepal, snatched away the very profession, which used to be their source of livelihood.

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  11. Far from politics, Nitish focus on reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Telegraph

    Two kilograms of chuda , 250 grams of sugar, a small packet of salt, a bottle of mineral water and a packet of milk powder to prepare 1kg of milk - Nitish Kumar has specifically prescribed these in each food packet being sent to quake-hit Nepal from Bihar. The chief minister on Wednesday personally inspected several of the packets at a Bettiah relief centre to ensure his "prescription" is followed.

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  12. Free ticket succour for passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Telegraph

    East Central Railway has started issuing zero value tickets for the earthquake victims on their way back to India from Nepal. The tickets are being issued free to those who have suffered huge losses and have no money on them.

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  13. Bihar village waits for Nepal migrants to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Indian Express

    Almost every household of Choraut village in Sitamarhi, that sits close to the Indo-Nepal border, has at least a representative in Kathmandu. In Sonpi Kapar's case, it was an entire family.

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  14. Nepal quake: 2 highways of death & destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Times of India

    India's National Disaster Response Force personnel search for earthquake survivors as they clear rubble from a destroyed building in Kathmandu. Steeped in religion, the temple city of Kathmandu has two major exit routes to the outside world --- Arniko Rajmarg for "godless" China and Tribhuvan Rajmarg for India, Nepal's religious soul mate.

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  15. Paswan attacks state on tardy reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Telegraph

    Union food minister Ram Vilas Paswan addresses a press conference at the LJP part office in Patna on Monday. Picture by Ashok Sinha The state has been reeling from one natural calamity after another.

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  16. Buses to ferry touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Telegraph

    The state government on Monday helped at least 150 Indians head home after they reached the Indian border at Raxaul from Nepal and sent 10 buses to Pokhra to rescue the stranded citizens, reports PTI. "The state government has facilitated the journey of 150 people by trains to different locations who reached Raxaul by road from Nepal this morning," PTI quoted Vyasji, the principal secretary of the disaster management department, as saying.

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  17. 150 Indians Reach Raxaul in Bihar From Quake-Hit NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Outlook

    At least 150 Indians who reached Indian border at Raxaul from Nepal this morning were sent to their homes by different trains and 10 buses were dispatched to Pokhra in the neighbouring country by Bihar government for transporting back stranded citizens. "The state government has facilitated journey of 150 people by trains to different locations who reached Raxaul by road from Nepal this morning," Principal Secretary Disaster Management department Vyas Jee told PTI.

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  18. Quake toll in Bihar now 51, Nitish orders rescue missionRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Newkerala.com

    At least 51 people have died in the earthquake in Bihar that followed a massive temblor in Nepal, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said and asked his officials on Sunday to send a team to rescue people from his state who are stranded in the quake-hit Himalayan nation. Officials here said at least 200 people were injured in the state in Saturday's quake.

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  19. Quake toll mounts to 42 in Bihar, 156 people injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | DNA India

    DMD Joint Secretary Sunil Kumar told PTI that the highest number of eight casualties have been reported from East Champaran district, followed by six each in Sitamarhi and Darbhanga and three each in Siwan, Lakhisarai and Araria districts. Death toll in the quake that rocked Bihar and the house collapse-related incidents during the temblor have left 42 people dead and 156 others injured.

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  20. Bihar and Bengal feel shockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Telegraph

    Patna, April 25: At least 38 people were killed in Bihar today after the Nepal earthquake, with its epicentre 500km north of Patna, convulsed swathes of the eastern Indian state, particularly its northern border districts. "Most of the dead were either children aged seven to 13 or elderly people.

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