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Thursday, November 26, 2020



Lockdown on top of flood woes threatens to drown JD(U) in Muzaffarpur

October 29, 2020 1:21 pm

With the polls near, the government would have hoped this would also help it tide over public anger. Only, not everyone got the money.

Branded as witches, 3 women forced to drink urine in Bihar; 9 held

May 05, 2020 6:54 pm

A video of the purported incident which took place in Dakrama village of Muzaffarpur went viral on social media.

Muzaffarpur shelter home: No inmate was killed, all traced, CBI tells SC

January 09, 2020 3:41 am

The agency said all the 35 girls had been traced, and found to be alive. Venugopal said some of the inmates had earlier alleged that minors had been murdered, and their bodies buried.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: No evidence of children's murder, CBI tells SC

January 08, 2020 6:07 pm

A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde accepted the status report of the CBI and allowed two officers to be relieved from the investigation team.

Muzaffarpur case: ED says kingpin Brajesh Thakur transferred govt funds for personal benefits

December 01, 2019 5:33 pm

The federal investigation agency had filed a criminal case of money laundering against Thakur, his family members and others in October last year after reports of sexual abuse of minor girls at the shelter house run by Thakur's NGO- Sewa Sankalp Vikas Samiti- came to light.

Muzaffarpur shelter case verdict deferred

November 15, 2019 3:39 am

Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha deferred the verdict until December 12 as 20 of the accused, who are currently lodged in Tihar Jail, could not be brought to court premises due the ongoing lawyers’ strike in all six district courts in Delhi.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Delhi court defers judgment due to lawyers' strike

November 14, 2019 2:08 pm

Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha deferred the verdict till December 12 as 20 accused, who are currently lodged in Tihar central jail, could not be brought to court premises due the ongoing lawyers' strike.

Muzaffarpur shelter abuse case: SC asks Bihar govt to reunite 8 girls with families

September 12, 2019 12:28 pm

The apex court's decision comes after Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) filed its field action project 'Koshish' before it in a sealed cover, saying the eight girls were fit to be handed over to their families.

Muzaffarpur shelter home: SC to pass order on reunion of girls with their families

September 11, 2019 9:10 pm

Several girls were sexually assaulted at an NGO-run shelter home in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, and the issue had come to light following a report by Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) which had conducted a social audit.

Don’t blame the litchi

July 03, 2019 1:41 am

Deaths in Muzaffarpur are due to chronic malnutrition


Acute crisis: AES deaths in Bihar expose cracks in health machinery

June 25, 2019 11:51 am

While doctors have identified malnutrition and low sugar levels as a common thread among all AES patients, the state of the district’s Primary Health Centres and Community Health Centres make the battle against AES doubly harder.