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Oct 29, 2017
After Nitish Kumar's appeal, Bihar man returns Rs 4 lakh dowry received during son's marriageBihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, who launched a state-wide campaign to end social evils like dowry and child marriage recently, on Sunday received a shot in the arm
Sep 03, 2017
Village in Bihar's Bhojpur district faces communal tension over rumours of cow slaughter; two arrestedCommunal tension gripped a village in Bihar's Bhojpur district on Sunday over rumours of killing of a cow, police said. The beef was seized and two people were arrested.
Aug 04, 2017
Bihar: Cow vigilante group thrashes three Muslims in Bhojpur over suspicion of beef transportationA mob in Bihar's Bhojpur district led by cow vigilantes thrashed a truck driver and two others on suspicion of transporting beef on Thursday.
Feb 22, 2017
UP Election highlights: Polling closed for third phase, 61.16% voter turnout recorded till 5 pmThe third phase comes as the biggest litmus test for the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) as it held 55 of these 69 seats in the 2012 assembly polls.
Sep 12, 2016
Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228Heavy rains lashed Bihar's capital city, paralysing normal life with several localities remaining submerged in knee-deep water on Monday.
Sep 07, 2016
Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger markThe toll in Bihar floods rose to 213 with eight fresh deaths being reported on Wednesday, although a majority of rivers are now flowing below the danger mark.
Aug 30, 2016
Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 165, over 37 lakh people affectedWith six more deaths, the toll in Bihar floods on Tuesday rose to 165, even as the swollen Ganga, whose water level started showing a receding trend, has affected 37.53 lakh people in 12 districts of the state.
Aug 22, 2016
Bihar floods: Victims hold protests demanding adequate relief, compensationFlood victims on Monday held demonstrations across Bihar, expressing anger and impatience over the quality and quantity of government aid that has so far been provided to them.
Apr 20, 2016
One killed and two injured in celebratory firing at wedding in BiharThe incident occurred late last night at a house in Chhauva village when one Sanjay Ram opened fire from his licensed weapon to celebrate the rituals ahead of the departure of his brother's marriage party, District Magistrate Virendra Prasad Yadav said.
Oct 19, 2015
Bihar polls: In ancient Bhojpur, wounds of the past will determine voting behaviourDivision among caste and communal lines is sharp in ancient Bhojpur, the land known for the Ranvir Sena, the upper caste landlord militia, which spread terror among lower castes in the 1990s. Experiences of the past still dictate political behaviour in the seven assembly constituencies in the region.