Article withdrawn: Twitterati demands Piyush Goyal's resignation after Shramik Special train heading from Gujarat to Bihar ends up in Bengaluru
Several people on Twitter expressed astonishment at the scale of the mix-up with several of them criticising the administrative 'incompetence' that led to the incident.
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Four passengers were injured on Sunday after 13 coaches of Chapra-Surat Tapti Ganga Express derailed in Saran, Bihar
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From the epidemiological perspective, PKDL has to be treated promptly as it acts as a reservoir of the leishmaniasis parasite that causes Kala Azar.
BJP leader stabbed to death in Lucknow; victim 'feared for his life', had petitioned police for security
The slain leader, a member of BJP's youth wing – Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha – had allegedly petitioned the district police chief sometime back, fearing for his life and demanded security but the request fell on deaf ears
Railways on Friday said that "suspected sabotage" was the prima facie cause of the Dibrugarh Rajdhani train derailment.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday ruled out the involvement of Maoists in the Rajdhani Express derailment in Chhapra.
Another train derailed in Motihari in Bihar, 60 kms away from the Chhapra Rajdhani Express derailment site, according to reports.
RJD President Lalu Prasad, touring the Pataliputra constituency has hit out strongly at his former close aide Ramkripal Yadav for joining BJP.
The principal of the government school at Chhapra in Bihar where, 23 students had died after eating poisonous mid-day meal, was on Wednesday remanded in jail custody for 14 more days.
Eleven students of a government school fell ill after drinking contaminated water during their midday meal in Bihar's Saran district today, just a day after 150 others reported sick after eating at school
At least twelve students have fallen ill, six of them seriously, after consuming midday meal at Chamandi primary school in Bihar's Arwal district
Under heavy police security, Meena Devi was produced by the police in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Arun Kumar Jha who send her to 14 day judicial custody.
Meena Devi, the principal of the Chhapra school where 23 kids died after consuming the midday meal, surrendered on Wednesday.
"What is surprising is that while doctors were treating the children, bandhs were being called," Nitish said pointing fingers at the RJD.
A notice declaring as proclaimed offender the absconding principal of Dharmasati Gandaman Primary School, where 23 children had died after eating mid-day meal, has been pasted at her home, police said today.
Nearly a week after 23 children lost their lives in Bihar, the Bihar Police have set-up an eight member SIT headed by the Sarang SP Sujit Kumar to investigate the incident. While no arrests have been made in the case yet, the tragedy seems to go beyond mere negligence.
The Chappra administration on Tuesday lodged an FIR against 30 named people and 60 unknown people for torching four police vehicles during protests, CNN-IBN reported.
To expect a realistic budget based on actual costs to provide a really nutritious meal, with staff to prepare and deliver, is not asking for the moon.
"Police are conducting searches and have also spoken to relatives of the absconding principal, Meena Devi, and her grocer husband Arjun Rai but they are yet to be arrested," Saran SP Sujit Kumar said.
Television visuals showed crowds of people armed with sticks and poles attacking public property and setting a bus on fire.