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Kanhaiya Kumar files nomination as CPI candidate from Bihar’s Begusarai; greeted with ‘azadi’ slogans at rally
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Kanhaiya Kumar files nomination as CPI candidate from Bihar’s Begusarai; greeted with ‘azadi’ slogans at rally

Former JNU students' union president leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Tuesday filed his nomination papers as the CPI candidate from Begusarai Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar

Union minister Giriraj Singh shares stage with Muzaffarpur shelter home accused Manju Verma in Begusarai
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Union minister Giriraj Singh shares stage with Muzaffarpur shelter home accused Manju Verma in Begusarai

Giriraj Singh, who is contesting from Begusarai Lok Sabha constituency, was addressing NDA leaders and workers yesterday while sharing the stage with Verma.

Kanhaiya Kumar’s ticket to stardom or oblivion?
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Kanhaiya Kumar’s ticket to stardom or oblivion?

For months, Kanhaiya Kumar has been in the thick of things. From Bihar to JNU, from JNU to jail, from jail to JNU, he has come full circle to Bihar

Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support
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Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support

With RJD vetoing Kanhaiya Kumar as a grand alliance candidate from Begusarai, the former JNUSU president's political prospects have been reduced significantly in the Lok Sabha polls

Giriraj Singh sulks over denial of Nawada Lok Sabha ticket despite asking Bihar BJP chief ‘200 times’, may contest from Begusarai
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Giriraj Singh sulks over denial of Nawada Lok Sabha ticket despite asking Bihar BJP chief ‘200 times’, may contest from Begusarai

BJP leader and union minister Giriraj Singh was apparently left sulking after the Nawada seat, which he represents, went to NDA ally LJP ahead of the Lok Sabha election

NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies
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NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U), which returned to the NDA less than two years ago, has succeeded in securing for itself both its seats of Nalanda and Purnea, besides getting five which were represented by the BJP in the outgoing Lok Sabha and another held by Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP.

BJP leader Titu Badwal files case against Kanhaiya Kumar for making 'objectionable' remarks against Narendra Modi
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BJP leader Titu Badwal files case against Kanhaiya Kumar for making 'objectionable' remarks against Narendra Modi

In his complaint, Titu Badwal alleged that Kanhaiya Kumar had made the "incendiary" comments at the Anjuman Islamia Hall in Kishanganj on Monday

CPI dispels rumours of RJD not supporting Kanhaiya Kumar, says he will contest polls despite chargesheet
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CPI dispels rumours of RJD not supporting Kanhaiya Kumar, says he will contest polls despite chargesheet

CPI has rejected the speculation about the RJD not supporting former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union leader Kanhaiya Kumar's candidature from Begusarai Lok Sabha seat, in the light of his sedition charge.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Manju Verma surrenders, sent to 14-day judicial custody; ex-minister was absconding for weeks
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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Manju Verma surrenders, sent to 14-day judicial custody; ex-minister was absconding for weeks

Manju Verma, who has links to the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case, had been absconding for weeks, and the Supreme Court criticised the Bihar Police repeatedly for failing to trace her.

Supreme Court orders transfer of Brajesh Thakur, main accused in Muzaffarpur shelter homes case, out of Bihar to Patiala jail
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Supreme Court orders transfer of Brajesh Thakur, main accused in Muzaffarpur shelter homes case, out of Bihar to Patiala jail

On 25 October, the Supreme Court had noted that it may not be appropriate to keep Brajesh Thakur in Bihar jail amid the Muzaffarpur investigation because of his influential status in the state.

CPI condemns attack on Kanhaiya Kumar's convoy in Bihar, blames BJP Yuva Morcha and Bajrang Dal
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CPI condemns attack on Kanhaiya Kumar's convoy in Bihar, blames BJP Yuva Morcha and Bajrang Dal

CPI said the incident took place when Kanhaiya Kumar was returning after a political campaign

AIIMS Patna files FIR against Kanhaiya Kumar, several others over alleged misconduct with hospital staff
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AIIMS Patna files FIR against Kanhaiya Kumar, several others over alleged misconduct with hospital staff

According to doctors, Kanhaiya along with his dozens of supporters, visited the hospital in Patna on Sunday night to meet an AISF leader Sushil Kumar, undergoing treatment there.

Another lynching in Bihar: Mob attacks man trying to steal Rs 24 lakh from railway employees in Sasaram
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Another lynching in Bihar: Mob attacks man trying to steal Rs 24 lakh from railway employees in Sasaram

The man died at a hospital after the lynching incident, and the stolen money was retrieved. This is the third incident of mob lynching within a week in Bihar.

Nearly 8,000 litres of liquor seized from two districts in Bihar; three arrested, case registered
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Nearly 8,000 litres of liquor seized from two districts in Bihar; three arrested, case registered

Sale and consumption of alcohol was completely banned in Bihar by the Nitish Kumar government over two years ago.

Girl at shelter home in Bihar's Begusarai 'swallows' glass shards in suicide bid, admitted to hospital
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Girl at shelter home in Bihar's Begusarai 'swallows' glass shards in suicide bid, admitted to hospital

Bihar was recently rocked by the reports of sexual abuse of girls in a state-run shelter home in Muzaffarpur.

Kanhaiya Kumar says 'no objection' to contest 2019 polls on CPM ticket if party nominates him from Bihar's Begusarai
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Kanhaiya Kumar says 'no objection' to contest 2019 polls on CPM ticket if party nominates him from Bihar's Begusarai

Kanhaiya Kumar is likely to have the support of grand alliance partners RJD, Congress, NCP and Jitan Ram Manjhi's HAM(S)

Bihar court rejects bail plea of ex-minister Manju Verma, husband Chandrashekhar in Arms Act case
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Bihar court rejects bail plea of ex-minister Manju Verma, husband Chandrashekhar in Arms Act case

Two courts in Bihar's Begusarai has rejected the anticipatory bail of Manju Verma and her spouse Chandrashekhar in an Arms Act case against them

Nitish Kumar cuts a 'sorry figure' begging for respectable seat share from BJP, should quit NDA, says AAP
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Nitish Kumar cuts a 'sorry figure' begging for respectable seat share from BJP, should quit NDA, says AAP

'Ever since Nitish Kumar's return to the NDA, his image of a good administrator has taken a beating with crimes against women having become a routine affair'

Four children killed, seven others injured in Bihar after poorly maintained boat capsizes
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Four children killed, seven others injured in Bihar after poorly maintained boat capsizes

Altogether four children died and seven others injured when a poorly maintained boat taking kids home after a fest capsized in Begusarai in a canal, an official said.

Bihar: Man loses sight after mob injects acid in his eyes for eloping with employer's wife
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Bihar: Man loses sight after mob injects acid in his eyes for eloping with employer's wife

A mob assaulted a man and injected acid in his eyes leaving him blind for allegedly eloping with his employer's wife here following which a person has been arrested in the case, police said on Sunday.