Santosh Singh


Bihar: 15-yr-old girl dies after boy on bike pulls her dupatta, runs over her
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Police said that the boy who allegedly pulled at the girl’s dupatta was riding pillion along with another minor on a motorcycle driven by a 20-year-old man.

Two kidnapped traders rescued in Bihar
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Police teams that raided several places in Munger and Lakhisarai over the last three days finally recovered Suresh and Kapil from a house at Kajra, a Maoist-infested area.

CM Nitish Kumar to start new public feedback programme in Bihar
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

Janata Darbar was stopped with the implementation of Public Grievances Redressal Act in June this year.

Muzaffarpur murder: Sushil Modi identifies religion, caste; says not sorry
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

He also alleged that mostly Hindus were arrested after the recent communal tension in Bhojpur and Madhepura.

Beaten up for being a Dalit, good student: Bihar boy in video
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Twenty teachers have been transferred while at least eight students, who allegedly assisted the bullies and shot the video, have approached the authorities for transfer certificates.

More schools may face action: Bihar Board cancels affiliation of 68 schools
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

With nine institutions’ affiliation cancelled earlier, in all affiliations of 77 schools and inter-colleges stand cancelled now.

Four of 10 ‘Naxals’ arrested in Noida are from Bihar
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

According to police sources, one of the men, Krishna Kumar Ram, had unsuccessfully contested for the post of a mukhiya in the panchayat elections in Rohtas this year.

Ready to work beyond Bihar, says Nitish Kumar
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Party spokesperson KC Tyagi said Nitish Kumar had “delivered for Bihar and now the country is looking up to him amid vitiated social atmosphere”.

BJP raking up triple talaq issue to communalise UP polls, says JD(U)
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

On the opening day of its two-day national council meet in Rajgir, the JD(U) formally endorsed the selection of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as party national president.

Teen leaves Bihar town after video of him being beaten goes viral
Sun, Oct 16, 2016

The victim, a resident of Vaishali, used to stay with his maternal grandfather, a businessman, in the Gannipur area of Muzaffarpur town.

Bihar: 21 arrested after clashes, Sector 144 in Piro
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

Prohibitory orders were in place for the second consecutive day on Friday. Markets remained closed and buses avoided the Piro route to Ara and Sasaram.

No differences with CM Nitish Kumar, we are close: RJD chief Lalu Prasad
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

The state government had filed a plea in apex court to get Shahabuddin’s bail cancelled, purportedly without consulting Lalu.

Bihar ‘topper’ wrote only 1 of 6 papers
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

The Special Investigation Team of the Patna police has filed a chargesheet against 30 people, including 20 public servants.

Bihar brings in new prohibition law
Mon, Oct 03, 2016

Legislation is right of the legislature, will move SC against high court order says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.

Liquor verdict shows Nitish’s bureaucrats had hurried through drafting the law
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

The state government that begrudged media and alleged that some are hobnobbing with liquor mafia now needs to read the judgement carefully and with open mind.

Patna HC scraps Bihar liquor ban, Nitish Kumar plans a counter
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

Earlier in the month, Nitish had claimed that the liquor ban imposed on April 5 across the state had brought positive changes in Bihar.

Shahabuddin sent back to jail, says supporters will teach Nitish a lesson
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

Supreme Court has asked the Bihar Police to take immediate custody of former RJD leader Shahabuddin.

Mutual mistrust, not trust keeps Nitish-Lalu coalition together
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar knows that his pan national political efforts will not work till the law and order posers back home continue to hurt him.

Bihar Board suspends affiliation of 56 schools
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

BSEB is carrying out inspection of 212 schools that were granted affiliation over the last two years, when Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh was the Board chairman. S

Patna HC quashes engineer’s transfer order, rebukes Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

The court also advised Yadav, son of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, to gather knowledge of law and “not get influenced and persuaded” by others.

Stand by my words: Sushil Modi
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

He added that Nitish’s “frustration” after being “exposed” on the Shahabuddin issue had driven him to serve the legal notice.

Don’t let the martyrdom of my son go in vain, says father of Uri attack martyr
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

Vidyarthi last visited the village two-and-a-half months ago. He had told his father that he would come home this Dussehra and help him renovate the ancestral home.

Uri terror attack: Martyr’s brother, says we will not eat till Centre takes action
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

Harihar was upset a chowkidar broke the news to them. “The district administration should have has the basic courtesy to send a senior official to share our sense of grief and pride,” Harihar said.

Uri terror attack: In Bihar, blind father loses his second son
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

This is not the first such tragedy to hit the Singh family — in 1986, Jagnarain’s eldest son, Kamta Singh, a 23-year-old sepoy in the Indian Army, had died in a bomb blast in Bikaner.

RJD clarifies, says Rahul is PM material
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

The controversy started after RJD chief Lalu Prasad said that Nitish Kumar, Mamata Banerjee, Mulayam Singh Yadav and J Jayalalithaa were PM probables for 2019 battle, leaving Rahul out of his list.

Prashant Bhushan’s appeal shows how law is not taking its own course in Nitish Kumar’s Bihar
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Not starting the trial in the Rajiv Roshan case gave strong grounds for Shahabuddin's lawyer to plead that since there has been no pending trial, there was adequate reason to grant Shahabuddin bail.

Journalist murder suspect Mohammed Kaif seen with Lalu’s son Tej Pratap Yadav
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Pictures of shooter with Shahabuddin, Tej Pratap go viral.

‘Out of fear, no good lawyer stayed with us’
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Three sons murdered, father says he has nothing to fear, approaches SC against Shahabuddin’s bail

Shahabuddin: In run-up to bail, delayed trial, unused option
Mon, Sep 12, 2016

On May 20, 2016, Shahabuddin was transferred to Bhagalpur jail. And on September 7, Patna High Court granted him bail citing lack of progress in the Rajiv Roshan murder case.

Out on bail, Shahabuddin takes dig at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
Sun, Sep 11, 2016

“Everyone knows whom I have been with all these years, and whom I will remain with. Nitish Kumar paristhitiyon ke neta hai (a leader born out of circumstances),” he said, replying to a question.

Nitish govt facilitated Shahabuddin bail: BJP
Sun, Sep 11, 2016

"The government has to explain why it could not start trial in the Rajiv Roshan case even two years after his murder,” BJP legislature party leader Sushil Kumar Modi today said.

Slain journalist’s wife questions delay in CBI probe, meets Rajnath Singh
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

Police have not named incarcerated former MP Mohammed Shahabuddin in the case for lack of any corroborative evidence.

Bihar Board set to bring digital marking system
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

The new system will be introduced in the compartmental examination for Class X and Class XII students, set to be held in November.

Bihar education system clean-up: 88 schools penalised, more face probe
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Inspection of the remaining 62 schools in the list will be completed within a fortnight.

Kedar Nath Singh vs State of Bihar: Once forgotten, now sedition case landmark
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

While the judgment has turned the Kedar Nath Singh case into a key reference point for sedition cases, the man himself is all but forgotten.

Bihar toppers scam chargesheet: Former board head, his ex-MLA wife and a college principal
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

The Indian Express profiles the three accused named as kingpins of the Bihar toppers scam in chargesheet filed by Patna police’s SIT.

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