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Nitish Kumar begins 'Vikas Samiksha Yatra' by flagging off over 750 projects across Bihar worth Rs 500 crore
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Nitish Kumar begins 'Vikas Samiksha Yatra' by flagging off over 750 projects across Bihar worth Rs 500 crore

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar inaugurated and laid foundation stones of around 750 projects, worth more than Rs 500 crore, in Khagaria and Begusarai districts of the state

Bihar: Stampede in Begusarai on Kartik Purnima kills 3, Nitish Kumar announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh
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Bihar: Stampede in Begusarai on Kartik Purnima kills 3, Nitish Kumar announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh

At least two pilgrims were killed and over a dozen others were injured on Saturday in a stampede on the banks of the Ganga river in Bihar's Begusarai district.

RJD supporters take out anti-Nitish Kumar protest, throw stones at district magistrate for removing protestors
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RJD supporters take out anti-Nitish Kumar protest, throw stones at district magistrate for removing protestors

RJD supporters Thursday threw stones on the Saran district magistrate and superintendent of police during protests against Nitish Kumar breaking the Grand Alliance to form a new government with NDA support

Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228
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Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228

Heavy rains lashed Bihar's capital city, paralysing normal life with several localities remaining submerged in knee-deep water on Monday.

Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark
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Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark

The 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.

Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 205 as Ganga water recedes
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Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 205 as Ganga water recedes

The recent floods have affected 40 lakh people in 2,189 villages of 613 panchayats of 79 blocks in 12 districts, the Water Resources Deaprtment said.

Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 165, over 37 lakh people affected
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Bihar floods: Death toll climbs to 165, over 37 lakh people affected

With 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.

NDRF rescues over 53,000 from flood ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
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NDRF rescues over 53,000 from flood ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

More than 53,000 people have been rescued by NDRF teams from the flood-ravaged areas in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

Kanhaiya Kumar arrives in Patna; will meet Nitish, Lalu and Shatrughan
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Kanhaiya Kumar arrives in Patna; will meet Nitish, Lalu and Shatrughan

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar morning arrived in Patna on Saturday on a two-day visit during which he will address meetings, meet top state leaders and travel to his native village in Begusari district

Kanhaiya Kumar's grandfather moves court against Adarsh Sharma, Kuldeep Varshney
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Kanhaiya Kumar's grandfather moves court against Adarsh Sharma, Kuldeep Varshney

Kanhaiya Kumar's grandfather Bal Krishna Singh filed the case in the chief judicial magistrate's court in Begusarai district in Bihar

JNU row: Left parties in Begusarai call bandh demanding for Kanhaiya's release
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JNU row: Left parties in Begusarai call bandh demanding for Kanhaiya's release

A one-day bandh call given by Left parties in Begusarai, the native district of jailed JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, on Tuesday evoked a mixed response.

Bihar elections get underway, polling begins in 49 constituencies in first phase
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Bihar elections get underway, polling begins in 49 constituencies in first phase

Polling began in the first of the five-phase assembly election in Bihar, officials said. About 13.5 million voters will decide the fate of 586 candidates in 49 constituencies.

Modi more concerned about foreign visits and dresses, says Rahul Gandhi at Bihar rally
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Modi more concerned about foreign visits and dresses, says Rahul Gandhi at Bihar rally

Reviving his "Suit boot ki Sarkar" barb against the Modi government, Gandhi alleged that the Prime Minister was not bothered about the plight of farmers or the poor in India.

India Poochega-Sabse Shaana Kaun: SRK back on tv with 'Who's Asking' adaptation
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India Poochega-Sabse Shaana Kaun: SRK back on tv with 'Who's Asking' adaptation

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan returned to the small screen with a bang - he will host "India Poochega - Sabse Shaana Kaun", a game show adapted from the "Who's Asking?" international format.

Bihar: All you need to know for the 4th phase of polling on 30 April
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Bihar: All you need to know for the 4th phase of polling on 30 April

Here is a compendium of all you need to know about the seven constituencies in Bihar going to polls on 30 April.

Modi to visit Bihar again to meet families of blast victims
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Modi to visit Bihar again to meet families of blast victims

BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will come to Bihar tonight for a second time in a week to meet the families of the six serial blasts' victims in different districts tomorrow, a party leader said today

Efforts being made to disturb Bihar's harmony: Nitish lashes out at BJP
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Efforts being made to disturb Bihar's harmony: Nitish lashes out at BJP

With Narendra Modi arriving here tonight and the BJP taking out yatras in the state to pay respect to the six victims of the serial blasts on October 27, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar alleged today that efforts were being made to disturb harmony