Women in Nepal's Janakpur have found a new lease of life, full of hope, optimism and self-worth, by taking to the region's ancient traditional art of Mithila painting.
Bihar floods: Trains between Samastipur and Darbhanga suspended due to rising water levels on tracks
Train services between Samastipur-Darbhanga in Bihar have been temporarily suspended due to rising water levels on the railway tracks.
Toll in Bihar flood rises to 123; 10 killed in Sitamarhi, five in Madhbubani districts following heavy rainfall
The toll in Bihar flood rose to 123 on Wednesday with 17 people losing their lives, as the situation worsened in the past two days due to heavy rainfal
Floods in Bihar and Assam claimed four more lives on Tuesday taking the toll to 174, while two persons were killed due to lightning in Uttar Pradesh.
Floods in Bihar, Assam claims 170 lives till Monday; 1.07 crore people still reeling under effect of disaster
Floods in Bihar and Assam have claimed 170 lives till Monday with 1.07 crore people still reeling under the effect of the deluge in the two states.
Floods continue to wreak havoc in Bihar and Assam; death toll mounts to 166, 1.11 crore people affected so far
Floods continued to wreak havoc in Bihar and Assam, with around 1.11 crore people continuing to reel under the deluge in the two eastern states where the death toll reached 166 on Sunday.
Daily Bulletin: Two Independent MLAs move SC seeking direction to conclude Karnataka Assembly floor test today; Chandrayaan-2 launch at 2.43 pm; day's top stories
Karnataka political crisis: Two Independent MLAs move SC seeking direction to conclude Assembly floor test today; Chandrayaan-2 launch at 2.43 pm today from Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota launchpad; day's top stories
Bihar floods: Toll rises to 102 as five more dead in Madhubani; over 72 lakh affected in 12 districts
Five more people died in Bihar flood, taking the death toll to 102 Sunday, as over 72 lakh people were affected in 12 districts.
Bihar floods: Nitish Kumar to visit Sitamarhi to review rescue, relief ops today; Sushil Modi to travel to Darbhanga, Madhubani
As the flood situation in Bihar turns grim, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is scheduled to visit Sitamarhi on Sunday to take stock of the rescue and relief operations, government officials said.
Monsoon kills dozens in North India, North East; lakhs affected in Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura
In Bihar, the flood situation turned grim on Sunday with the death of four people as around 18 lakh were affected in nine districts of the state
The flood situation in Bihar turned grim with the death of four people as around 18 lakh were affected in nine districts of the state, an official report said.
Bihar locals accuse govt of inaction as incessant downpour floods villages in Darbhanga, Madhubani districts
Several villages in Darbhanga and Madhubani districts of Bihar have been flooded following incessant downpour in parts of the state. 'The water level is rising. The government officials come for inspection but they do nothing', a local said. The districts include Sheohar, Sitamarhi, North Champaran, Jaynagar in Madhubani, Araria, and Kishanganj.
Two children die in Kishanganj after rain wreaks havoc in Bihar; six districts severely affected, relief work underway
As heavy rains continue to wreak havoc in Bihar, two children have lost their lives in Kishanganj.
Along with Ahmad, Benipatti MLA Bhavana Jha was also suspended from the Congress party for anti-party activities. Benipatti also falls in the same parliamentary constituency.
Upset with Bihar seat-sharing formula, rebel RJD, Congress leaders rise against mahagathbandhan in Madhubani
Madhubani has emerged as a battleground of Bihar mahagathbandhan leaders with rebel RJD, Congress leaders deciding to contest as Independent candidates from the Lok Sabha constituency
Forced to choose between communalists and criminals as their netas, Bihar voters get played by cunning secularists
The choice of Bihar Mahagathbandhan candidates for Darbhanga, Madhubani and Siwan Lok Sabha seats raises questions about the ‘secularism’ practised by non-BJP parties and the responses to it by Muslim voters
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Seventh missing girl found in Madhubani; police yet to ascertain how wards escaped
The police successfully found the seventh girl, who is one of the prime witnesses in the infamous Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case
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)
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea filed by 38 families living in bonded labour in Bihar's Madhubani, seeking direction for grant of ownership of land.
Climate change is leading to erratic rains and floods to Bihar, deputy chief minister of the state, Sushil Modi said recently and the cycle of frequent disasters is likely to worsen in coming years.