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Mangal Pandey death anniversary: How 1857 Sepoy Mutiny started by soldier led to Queen's Proclamation ending East India Company rule
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Mangal Pandey death anniversary: How 1857 Sepoy Mutiny started by soldier led to Queen's Proclamation ending East India Company rule

Mangal Pandey was an Indian soldier in the British army and is believed to be one of the key figures behind Sepoy Mutiny or India’s First War of Independence in 1857.

RJD MLAs raise slogans against Bihar health minister, protest against growing encephalitis deaths in state
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RJD MLAs raise slogans against Bihar health minister, protest against growing encephalitis deaths in state

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MLAs launched a protest against the mounting encephalitis deaths in the state outside Bihar Assembly building on Tuesday.

Encephalitis deaths: Harsh Vardhan, Bihar health minister Mangal Pandey face inquiry after Muzaffarpur CJM order
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Encephalitis deaths: Harsh Vardhan, Bihar health minister Mangal Pandey face inquiry after Muzaffarpur CJM order

Encephalitis: The Muzaffarpur Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) has ordered a probe against Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and Mangal Pandey in a negligence case.

Bihar: Encephalitis kills three more in Muzaffarpur, raising toll to 80; doctors claim excessive heat, humidity as causes
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Bihar: Encephalitis kills three more in Muzaffarpur, raising toll to 80; doctors claim excessive heat, humidity as causes

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan arrived in Bihar capital Patna on Sunday to review measures taken to contain the spread of encephalitis cases in Muzaffarpur.

BJP announces candidates for council seats in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh; Sushil Kumar Modi part of list
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BJP announces candidates for council seats in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh; Sushil Kumar Modi part of list

Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi is among the 13 candidates the BJP on Sunday announced for Bihar and Uttar Pradesh legislative council seats with an eye on social equations aimed at consolidating its votes.

Many RJD and Congress leaders may switch over to NDA in Bihar, says BJP leader Mangal Pandey
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Many RJD and Congress leaders may switch over to NDA in Bihar, says BJP leader Mangal Pandey

A senior BJP leader and minister Mangal Pandey on Tuesday claimed that both RJD and Congress were likely to face splits in the near future and many of their members viewing the NDA as a more viable alternative.

Amit Shah to address youth rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh today
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Amit Shah to address youth rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh today

Amit Shah will address a 'Hunkar' rally in the poll-bound state of Himachal Pradesh, in Kangra on Friday

Govt plans to changes syllabus that glorifies Mughal 'looters', says UP deputy CM
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Govt plans to changes syllabus that glorifies Mughal 'looters', says UP deputy CM

Govt plans to changes syllabus in schools that glorifies Mughal looters as ancestors: UP Deputy CM

Bihar floods: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar seeks assistance of Rs 7,636 crore from Centre
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Bihar floods: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar seeks assistance of Rs 7,636 crore from Centre

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said a memorandum has been sent to the Centre seeking an assistance of Rs 7,636 crore on account of floods in 19 districts of the state that claimed 514 lives and left behind a trail of destruction.

Eight patients die in Bihar due to transfusions with expired blood; health minister assures strict action
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Eight patients die in Bihar due to transfusions with expired blood; health minister assures strict action

Eight patients of Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital in Bihar died in the last two weeks allegedly after expired blood was administered to them

Quit India Movement never saw riots as Gandhi, Nehru sought Hindu, Muslim unity, says Ghulam Nabi Azad
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Quit India Movement never saw riots as Gandhi, Nehru sought Hindu, Muslim unity, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

Quit India Movement never saw any riot as Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru had sought unity among the Hindus and Muslims, Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Wednesday.

‘Virgin’ means unmarried, nothing objectionable in it: Bihar health minister on IGIMS form issue
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‘Virgin’ means unmarried, nothing objectionable in it: Bihar health minister on IGIMS form issue

Bihar health minister was seen telling news channels that there was nothing wrong with using the word ‘virgin’ because it simply meant ‘kanya’ or ‘kunwari’

IGIMS Bihar asks employees to declare 'virginity' status, sparks row online
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IGIMS Bihar asks employees to declare 'virginity' status, sparks row online

Triggering a controversy, a government-run hospital in Bihar has asked its employees to declare their virginity in a marital status declaration form.

BJP will fight Himachal Pradesh poll on development plank: Mangal Pandey
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BJP will fight Himachal Pradesh poll on development plank: Mangal Pandey

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh BJP in-charge Mangal Pandey said the party will fight the state Assembly polls on the developmental plank and form a government that lasts three terms.

BJP calls Shahabuddin's release 'well planned strategy' by Nitish Kumar, plans protest
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BJP calls Shahabuddin's release 'well planned strategy' by Nitish Kumar, plans protest

BJP on Saturday termed release of RJD strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin from jail as "well planned strategy" of the Nitish Kumar government and said it would stage dharna in Bihar on 14 September to protest against it.

Nitish Kumar is using the alcohol ban in Bihar as a 'political tool', says Raghubar Das
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Nitish Kumar is using the alcohol ban in Bihar as a 'political tool', says Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday launched a scathing attack on his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar accusing him of using the ban on alcohol as a "political tool" against rivals.

BJP-RJD lock horns over gifts to MLAs in Patna: CM Nitish suggests scrapping practice
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BJP-RJD lock horns over gifts to MLAs in Patna: CM Nitish suggests scrapping practice

Seeking to embarrass the Nitish Kumar government over non-payment of salaries to lakhs of school teachers, two top state BJP leaders today returned the gifts given to them by the Education Department and others may follow suit.

Cherry-picking only Hindu icons: BJP’s cultural nationalism threatens idea of pluralistic India
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Cherry-picking only Hindu icons: BJP’s cultural nationalism threatens idea of pluralistic India

The BJP-RSS plan to celebrate Hindu icons who participated in India’s freedom struggle along with its own ideologues such as Deendayal Upadhyaya to mark the completion of one year of the Narendra Modi government is yet another instance of historical revisionism aimed at religious and political polarisation of people.

BJP woos Mahadalits in Bihar, warns voters of 'jungle raj' over Lalu-Nitish combine
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BJP woos Mahadalits in Bihar, warns voters of 'jungle raj' over Lalu-Nitish combine

After the kind of popular verdict Delhi delivered in February, Bihar elections have assumed additional political significance.

Nitish Kumar responsible for throwing Bihar into political instability: BJP
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Nitish Kumar responsible for throwing Bihar into political instability: BJP

The BJP on Sunday attacked Nitish Kumar for pushing Bihar into 'political instability' due to his 'lust for power' and said all options were open for it in the current situation.