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Salman Khan was granted bail in the poaching case on April 7, after spending two nights in the Jodhpur Central Jail.

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Cardi B gave birth to her first child last week and recently became the first female rapper to have two No. 1 hits on Billboard's Hot 100 chart.

Jim Sarbh, who is known for portraying negative characters in films like Neerja, Padmaavat and Sanju, says he doesn't want to do negative roles anymore.

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In Bihar, compensation for rape, acid attack victims to be raised from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 7 lakh
In Bihar, compensation for rape, acid attack victims to be raised from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 7 lakh

The decision to give nod to the ‘Bihar Victim Compensation (Amendment) Scheme 2018’, proposed by the law department, was taken in view of directions issued by the Union Home Ministry following the Supreme Court’s judgment delivered in February 2016 in this regard.

Patna: Two Maoists arrested for demanding Rs 5 crore ‘levy’ from construction firm
Patna: Two Maoists arrested for demanding Rs 5 crore ‘levy’ from construction firm

A case had been lodged against the two at Masaurhi police station on 21 May for demanding Rs 5 Crore from construction company contractor Arun Kumar.

Uttrakhand deputy commissioner arrested for drinking liquor in Siwan
Uttrakhand deputy commissioner arrested for drinking liquor in Siwan

Pandey, a resident of Bankata, Devaria (UP), has been posted at Roorkie. The police seized two bottles of whiskey from an SUV in which Pandey had been traveling.

Patna HC passes order on illegal confinement of Bihar judicial officer’s daughter
Patna HC passes order on illegal confinement of Bihar judicial officer’s daughter

Referring to the news item of which the court had taken suo motu cognizance, the court noted that the 25-year-old woman “decided to get into wedlock” with the person of her choice “without any coercion, pressure or any adverse influence”.

RTI activist shot dead in Bihar
RTI activist shot dead in Bihar

RTI activist Rajendra Singh, who had exposed several discrepancies in the Indira Awas Yojana, teachers’ appointment and Life Insurance Corporation, was shot dead in Bihar’s East Champaran district on Tuesday

Studies show Bihar turning to expensive clothes, honey, cheese after liquor ban
Studies show Bihar turning to expensive clothes, honey, cheese after liquor ban

The studies, conducted by think tank Asian Development Research Institute and government-funded knowledge institute Development Management Institute, also pointed out that 19 per cent of households acquired new assets from the money they earlier splurged on alcohol.

Three RJD leaders returning from Tej Pratap’s wedding killed in accident
Three RJD leaders returning from Tej Pratap’s wedding killed in accident

The RJD leaders were on their way to Kishanganj from Patna when the car lost control, broke through the road divider and collided head-on with a truck coming from the opposite direction in Simraha police station area around 6 am, a police officer said.

First time since alliance split, Lalu Yadav, Nitish Kumar share dais
First time since alliance split, Lalu Yadav, Nitish Kumar share dais

While Lalu warmly shook hands with Nitish, Rabri Devi also exchanged greetings with the Chief Minister. Lalu’s daughters touched Nitish’s feet and former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Prasad joined his former boss for photographs together.

People reading too much into Bihar special category status demand: JD(U)
People reading too much into Bihar special category status demand: JD(U)

Congress leader said Bihar’s political “equations were still in fluid state and things would change before 2019 polls”. “What is happening now is mere political posturing,” said the senior Congress leader.

Tej Pratap wedding set to showcase Oppn unity, Mamata Banerjee to skip
Tej Pratap wedding set to showcase Oppn unity, Mamata Banerjee to skip

On the attendance of opposition leaders, a senior RJD leader said, “Top leaders from some opposition parties are not able to come because of the elections in Karnataka but we will still have some very important leaders in attendance.”

Ram Navami violence: Bihar BJP leaders meet DGP, seek impartial probe
Ram Navami violence: Bihar BJP leaders meet DGP, seek impartial probe

The state home department announced Rs 2,13,700 as compensation for damage to property in the Samastipur violence, Rs 25,30,000 for Aurangabad and Rs 8,50,000 for Nawada.

Bihar: Clashes break out in Nalanda after religious idol vandalised
Bihar: Clashes break out in Nalanda after religious idol vandalised

The opposition parties have been accusing the BJP of inciting violence in the state and charging JD(U) president and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with being “helpless” before the coalition partner.

Bihar govt committed to preserving communal harmony, says Nitish Kumar
Bihar govt committed to preserving communal harmony, says Nitish Kumar

The chief minister came down heavily on the opposition accusing it of trying to fish in troubled waters. “If you stall the proceedings of the House over such developments, you end up accentuating social tensions,” he said.

Bihar bypolls: Over 55% turnout recorded in Araria
Bihar bypolls: Over 55% turnout recorded in Araria

While RJD fielded Sarfaraz Alam, BJP gave ticket to Pradeep Kumar Singh, who was local MP from 2009 to 2014, but lost to Alam’s father late Mohammed Taslimuddin of RJD in 2014.

One primary school at every 1 km in Bihar: minister
One primary school at every 1 km in Bihar: minister

The state government is gradually moving towards its goal of setting up a high school at every panchayat, Kumar said adding that out of 8391 panchayats of the state, there were middle schools in 5059 panchayats and high schools in 2200 panchayats.

IPS officer K S Dwivedi takes charge as Bihar police chief
IPS officer K S Dwivedi takes charge as Bihar police chief

K S Dwivedi , the 1984 batch officer succeeded P K Thakur, who retired on Wednesday. The Bihar government defended its decision to opt for Dwivedi, saying he was appointed on the basis of his “clean” service record.

Former Bihar Congress chief, three other MLCs recognised as JD(U) members
Former Bihar Congress chief, three other MLCs recognised as JD(U) members

The four Congress MLCs — Ashok Choudhary, Dilip Choudhary, Ramchandra Bharti and Tanweer Akhtar — yesterday officially sought recognition as MLCs of the JD(U), the Council’s officiating chairman Haroon Rashid said.

Bihar governor addresses joint session of state legislature
Bihar governor addresses joint session of state legislature

Provision of civic amenities and basic infrastructure had also improved considerably, the governor Satya Pal Malik said on the opening day of the budget session

Internal bickering in Bihar Congress ahead of by-polls
Internal bickering in Bihar Congress ahead of by-polls

BPCC acting president Kaukab Qadri criticised his predecessor Ashok Choudhary for blaming AICC general secretary and Bihar in-charge C P Joshi, for not including him (Choudhary) in the list of star campaigners.

NDA, RJD-Cong line up candidates for three bypolls in Bihar
NDA, RJD-Cong line up candidates for three bypolls in Bihar

Along with Bhabhua, bypolls are slated on March 11 for Araria Lok Sabha seat as well Jehanabad assembly constituency, both with the RJD earlier. The last day of filing of nomination papers is February 20.

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