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Article withdrawn: Twitterati demands Piyush Goyal's resignation after Shramik Special train heading from Gujarat to Bihar ends up in Bengaluru
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Article withdrawn: Twitterati demands Piyush Goyal's resignation after Shramik Special train heading from Gujarat to Bihar ends up in Bengaluru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.

Six injured after 13 coaches of Tapti Ganga Express derail in Bihar’s Saran; rescue operations underway
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Six injured after 13 coaches of Tapti Ganga Express derail in Bihar’s Saran; rescue operations underway

Four passengers were injured on Sunday after 13 coaches of Chapra-Surat Tapti Ganga Express derailed in Saran, Bihar

Kala Azar in India: Patients detected with PKDL, skin manifestation of the disease, say treatment is unbearable
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Kala Azar in India: Patients detected with PKDL, skin manifestation of the disease, say treatment is unbearable

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
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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

Chhapra Rajdhani derailment caused by suspected sabotage: Rail minister
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Chhapra Rajdhani derailment caused by suspected sabotage: Rail minister

Railways on Friday said that "suspected sabotage" was the prima facie cause of the Dibrugarh Rajdhani train derailment.

Chhapra Rajdhani mishap: Bihar CM Manjhi rules out Naxal role
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Chhapra Rajdhani mishap: Bihar CM Manjhi rules out Naxal role

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday ruled out the involvement of Maoists in the Rajdhani Express derailment in Chhapra.

Another train derails in Bihar, Naxal involvement suspected
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Another train derails in Bihar, Naxal involvement suspected

Another train derailed in Motihari in Bihar, 60 kms away from the Chhapra Rajdhani Express derailment site, according to reports.

Lalu tours Patliputra constituency, hits out at Ramkripal Yadav
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Lalu tours Patliputra constituency, hits out at Ramkripal Yadav

RJD President Lalu Prasad, touring the Pataliputra constituency has hit out strongly at his former close aide Ramkripal Yadav for joining BJP.

Bihar midday meal tragedy: Principal's custody extended to 19 Aug
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Bihar midday meal tragedy: Principal's custody extended to 19 Aug

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.

11 students fall ill after drinking water during midday meal
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11 students fall ill after drinking water during midday meal

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

Another midday meal horror: 12 children fall ill in Bihar school
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Another midday meal horror: 12 children fall ill in Bihar 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

Midday meal horror: Court allows polygraph test on arrested principal
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Midday meal horror: Court allows polygraph test on arrested principal

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.

Bihar midday meal: Chhapra school principal Meena Devi surrenders
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Bihar midday meal: Chhapra school principal Meena Devi surrenders

Meena Devi, the principal of the Chhapra school where 23 kids died after consuming the midday meal, surrendered on Wednesday.

Midday meal tragedy: Nitish slams critics, say don't politicise deaths
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Midday meal tragedy: Nitish slams critics, say don't politicise deaths

"What is surprising is that while doctors were treating the children, bandhs were being called," Nitish said pointing fingers at the RJD.

Bihar midday meal tragedy: Notice issued against Chhapra school principal
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Bihar midday meal tragedy: Notice issued against Chhapra school principal

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.

Bihar midday meal: When will govt take responsibility for the tragedy?
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Bihar midday meal: When will govt take responsibility for the tragedy?

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.

Bihar: FIR against 90 people for protesting midday meal tragedy
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Bihar: FIR against 90 people for protesting midday meal tragedy

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.

Midday meal tragedy: For kids out there, it’s a daily gamble with life
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Midday meal tragedy: For kids out there, it’s a daily gamble with life

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.

Midday meal horror: Chhapra school principal still absconding
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Midday meal horror: Chhapra school principal still absconding

"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.

Violent protests in Chapra as Bihar midday meal toll rises to 20
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Violent protests in Chapra as Bihar midday meal toll rises to 20

Television visuals showed crowds of people armed with sticks and poles attacking public property and setting a bus on fire.