Monday, Oct 20, 2014



Doctors give Manjhi 24 hours to say sorry
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Manjhi's statement further strained the relationship between the government and the IMA.

Dark days of violence on Dalits return to haunt Bihar
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

Sharp increase in atrocities points to renewed social unrest after break-up of Dalit-upper caste coalition in the state under the NDA.

Bihar CM Jeetan Ram Manjhi warns: Will chop off hands of doctors if they neglect poor
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

He had also invited sharp political reactions after alleging that a temple in Madhubani was cleaned after his visit during Assembly bypoll.

Patna: Chief engineer thrashed in office by contractor for denying contract
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Patna Superintendent of Police Satyavir Singh said: “We have booked four persons including the contractor and arrested all of them”.

Mahadalit boy burnt to death in Bihar
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

15-yr-old’s goats ate paddy crop belonging to upper caste man.

Dalit boy torched to death by upper caste man in Bihar
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The incident took place at Mohanpur village when Sai Ram had been grazing his flock of goats on Wednesday afternoon in a field.

Manjhi praises ‘visionary’ Nitish
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Project, which has been biggest political plank of Rohtas and Kaimur, eventually cost Rs 1,066 crore and would benefit 12 blocks of the two districts.

Facing protest for ‘denying’ admission to girls, Bihar madrasa says only holding separate classes
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Bihar has around 3,600 government-aided madrasas, of which 2,459 madrasas were being given grant since September 2010.

Marry after age 25 to cure child malnutrition, says Bihar CM Manjhi
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Bihar CM for raising marriage age, says Nitish ‘undisputed leader’

Four children among 11 rescued from bonded labor
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

The owner of the brick kiln identified as Purushothama Reddy was arrested and remanded to judicial custody till October 23.

Nalanda JD (U) leader shot dead, six booked
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Two people on a motorcycle fired five bullets at Munnavar Alam Raain.

Manjhi under fire, demand grows for Nitish return as CM
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Sources within JD(U) said Lalu held the key to Nitish taking charge of the state again.

Six Dalits raped in Bihar, Ranbir Sena man held
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

The incident took place at a scrap yard owned by former Ranvir Sena area commander Nilnidhi Singh late on Wednesday night.

Former Ranvir Sena man, two others booked for raping five Dalit girls
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

The incident took place at a scrap yard owned by former Ranvir Sena area commander Nilnidhi Singh.

Muzaffarpur: CBI confirms girl was killed
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Now the CBI will have to deal with questions of who kidnapped the girl and who planted her skeleton in a nullah near her house.

Gandhi Maidan: No takers for prime mega event venue
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

No one is willing take responsibility for Gandhi Maidan that has been witness to many a political upheaval

Patna stampede fallout: Top district officials removed
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Manish Kumar, N Vijaylakshmi, DIG Ajitabh Kumar and SSP Manu Maharaj have been “transferred”, but were asked to wait for their new postings.

He saved grandsons but lost wife and daughter
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

In the stampede that claimed 33 lives, Singh managed to save the two boys, but lost his wife and daughter.

Bihar Stampede: A half-open exit, lights out and no crowd plan
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

The maximum deaths were caused on the 30 metre stretch between the gate and Ramgulam Chowk.

Four hawkers mowed to death in Patna after brake failure
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

The accident took place at around 4 am when an Indica Car ran over four hawkers, including a woman, near a hospital.

The crowd chose to torch my vehicle: Bihar minister
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

The police resorted to lathicharge after the rowdy public threw a plastic chair at Rohtas SP Chandan Kushwaha.

Bihar CM Ram Manjhi orders probe into purification of temple after visit
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Villagers accuse Manjhi of playing Dalit politics with an eye on elections.

Bihar minister denies CM Jeetan Ram Manjhi’s charge of temple being washed after his visit
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

It was minister Ram Lashan Ram Raman who had told the CM about the temple having been 'washed after the CM visit'.

Temple was washed after my visit, says Bihar CM Jeetan Manjhi
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

However, no case has been lodged against the temple priests in the absence of a formal complaint.

‘Janata Parivar’ reunion at INLD event today
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

SAD chief and Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal would also be attending the function.

Centre gives Rs 2,700 crore for Nalanda University
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj formally inaugurated the university’s first academic session Friday.

Man declared dead 14 yrs ago held
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Main accused Vinay Singh was sentenced to 10 years’ RI. The Patna High Court had upheld the sessions court’s verdict in 1996.

Madhepura MP Papu Yadav’s supporters stage dharna over doctors’ consultation fees; IMA refuses to buckle
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

The IMA has made its stand clear saying that "Pappu Yadav has no business of enforcing regulations on doctors to take out political mileage".

Probe to find how Naxals get bulletproof jackets
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

A joint team of STF and Gaya police had arrested two persons and seized a bulletproof jacket that had to be delivered to a local Maoist leader.

Bihar: Health Minister says Rs 2 cr bungling is no scam, CM snubs him
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

We have detected bungling of Rs 2 Cr in medicine purchase and this cannot be called a scam, said Ramdhani Singh.

So who will lead NDA and Grand Alliance in Bihar?
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

One theory doing the round says that Nitish can lead the alliance but RJD will contest on more number of seats than JD (U).

Bihar: Minors beaten up, paraded bare-chested, tied to trees for talking to girls
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

The boys were allegedly tied to trees and were made to spend entire night in that position.

Nitish, S K Modi, locked in ‘letter war’
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

Sushil Kumar Modi also asked why the present health minister Ramdhani Singh, who was talking about ordering an inquiry, had “spared” Nitish.

Drug purchase row: Nitish, S K Modi, locked in ‘letter war’
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

The ‘letter war’ started after a report last week found prima facie irregularities in the purchase.

Conversion: BJP sends team to Sitamarhi village
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Yasoda Devi recently complained to police that her husband, who was “forcibly converted to Islam” in August.

Banished for affair, Bihar villager’s body found hanging
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Panchayat had imposed Rs 51,000 fine on Raghunath Rai and ordered him to leave the village till the girl had been married.


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