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Bihar: Seven arrested in connection with engine parts' theft, Railways say
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Bihar: Seven arrested in connection with engine parts' theft, Railways say

The matter had come to light when many gunny sacks full of the stolen spare parts were recovered from a scrap godown at Muzaffarpur during a joint search operation

Man shot dead by fellow labourer over sharing of work in Delhi's Azadpur market
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Man shot dead by fellow labourer over sharing of work in Delhi's Azadpur market

The accused had an altercation with the deceased a few days back on the issue of sharing work as labour in Azadpur Mandi, police said

Bihar: Several fields submerged after embankment of canal breached in Motipur
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Bihar: Several fields submerged after embankment of canal breached in Motipur

With the help of the contractor, the dam has been fixed. There is not much loss reported in paddy to the local people,said Brajesh Kumar, SDM, Muzaffarpur West

Bihar: Panchayat building's illegal' demolition sparks row
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Bihar: Panchayat building's illegal' demolition sparks row

The building was situated in Aurai panchayat and it was razed upon the instructions of Umashankar Gupta, the local mukhiya, who has claimed that the structure was in a state of disuse

Bihar: Saffron flag planted on a mosque in Muzaffarpur on Ram Navami, 3 arrested
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Bihar: Saffron flag planted on a mosque in Muzaffarpur on Ram Navami, 3 arrested

In the video that has now gone viral, a man can be seen planting a saffron flag on top of the gate of a mosque in Muzaffarpur amid jubilation among onlookers

Bihar block supply officer booked in disproportionate assets case
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Bihar block supply officer booked in disproportionate assets case

Vigilance officials recovered a kilogram of gold, 13 lakh rupees in cash and illegal assets worth around Rs 4 crore from Santosh Kumar

Muzaffarpur boiler blast: Six dead, dozen injured in explosion at Bihar factory
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Muzaffarpur boiler blast: Six dead, dozen injured in explosion at Bihar factory

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced an ex-gratia amount of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of the deceased in the boiler blast incident

In Bihar's Gaya, one COVID-19 bed for every 7,700 persons: Patna, Muzaffarpur, Bhagalpur worst-affected districts
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In Bihar's Gaya, one COVID-19 bed for every 7,700 persons: Patna, Muzaffarpur, Bhagalpur worst-affected districts

Out of 38 districts of Bihar, four are badly affected - Patna, Bhagalpur, Gaya and Muzaffarpur. Since the pandemic broke out last year, Gaya has recorded 28,897 positive cases and 138 deaths; Muzaffarpur has recorded 25,305 positive cases and 195 deaths.

Bihar polls: Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies from 23 Oct; Sasaram, Gaya and Bhagalpur among first stops
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Bihar polls: Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies from 23 Oct; Sasaram, Gaya and Bhagalpur among first stops

Bihar will vote for the 243-member Assembly in three phases — 28 October, 3 November and 7 November. Counting will be held on 10 November

No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh
India

No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh

The number of people affected by the deluge in Assam increased to nearly 26.38 lakh people while the toll due to floods and landslides reached 123 with one more person dying on Saturday

Assam remains in grip of floods as toll rises to 119; heavy rains disrupt life in two Bihar districts
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Assam remains in grip of floods as toll rises to 119; heavy rains disrupt life in two Bihar districts

A total of 28.32 lakh people in 26 of Assam's 33 districts have been affected by the deluge

Uttar Pradesh directs 15 districts to remain vigilant after locust attacks in Jhansi, Sonbhadra, Jalaun, Lalitpur
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Uttar Pradesh directs 15 districts to remain vigilant after locust attacks in Jhansi, Sonbhadra, Jalaun, Lalitpur

Agriculture Department of Uttar Pradesh Government on Sunday asked 15 districts to remain vigilant following locust attacks in four districts of the state

Twitterati slams govt over migrant crisis as 'heart-wrenching' video of toddler trying to wake mother, who died onboard Shramik Special train, goes viral
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Twitterati slams govt over migrant crisis as 'heart-wrenching' video of toddler trying to wake mother, who died onboard Shramik Special train, goes viral

A video tweeted by Sanjay Yadav, an aide to RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, shows the child walking unsteadily up to his mother's body, tugging at the blanket placed over her, and when failing to wake her up, covering his own head with it.

Four-year-old twin sisters die of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome at Bihar's SKMCH; hospital had reported 120 deaths due to the disease last year
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Four-year-old twin sisters die of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome at Bihar's SKMCH; hospital had reported 120 deaths due to the disease last year

On 29 March, a three-year-old boy, hailing from Sakra block of the Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, had also died of the disease at SKMCH.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Brajesh Thakur, 11 others sentenced to life imprisonment by Delhi's Saket district court
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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Brajesh Thakur, 11 others sentenced to life imprisonment by Delhi's Saket district court

CBI on 4 February sought life imprisonment for Thakur, saying 'rape is a crime of lust, power' and leniency should not be shown to convicts as victims in case were minors

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Delhi court set to announce quantum of sentence for convicts Brajesh Thakur, 18 others for gangrape under POCSO Act on 11 Feb
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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Delhi court set to announce quantum of sentence for convicts Brajesh Thakur, 18 others for gangrape under POCSO Act on 11 Feb

A Delhi court on Tuesday said it will announce the quantum of sentence for Brajesh Thakur and 18 others, convicted of sexually and physically assaulting several girls in a shelter home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, on 11 February.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Delhi court defers hearing on quantum of sentence to Brajesh Thakur, 18 other convicts till 4 Feb
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Delhi court defers hearing on quantum of sentence to Brajesh Thakur, 18 other convicts till 4 Feb

The court had on 20 January convicted Brajesh Thakur of several offences including aggravated penetrative sexual assault under section 6 of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, and offences of rape and gang rape under the Indian Penal code (IPC)

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Delhi court convicts Brajesh Thakur, 18 others for gangrape, aggravated sexual assault under POCSO Act
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Delhi court convicts Brajesh Thakur, 18 others for gangrape, aggravated sexual assault under POCSO Act

Delhi court on Monday convicted Brajesh Thakur, the main accused in the sexual and physical assault on several girls in a Muzaffarpur shelter home, for gang rape and aggravated penetrative sexual assault.

Delhi court likely to pronounce judgment in Muzaffarpur shelter home case tomorrow
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Delhi court likely to pronounce judgment in Muzaffarpur shelter home case tomorrow

Delhi court is likely to pronounce on Tuesday its judgment in the case of alleged sexual and physical assault of several girls at a shelter home in Muzaffarpur.

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: No evidence found of murder of children, CBI tells SC; adds that minors traced and found to be alive
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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: No evidence found of murder of children, CBI tells SC; adds that minors traced and found to be alive

The CBI on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that there was no evidence of murder of children in the Muzaffarpur shelter home