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Bodies of five jawans killed in Galwan Valley clash reach Patna; Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces Rs 36 lakh for next of kin
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Bodies of five jawans killed in Galwan Valley clash reach Patna; Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces Rs 36 lakh for next of kin

Bodies of five army jawans, who were killed fighting Chinese troops in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, arrived in Patna on Thursday by a special flight

23-year-old woman set aflame for resisting rape attempt in Bihar's Muzaffarpur, suffers 50% burns; accused arrested, says SHO
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23-year-old woman set aflame for resisting rape attempt in Bihar's Muzaffarpur, suffers 50% burns; accused arrested, says SHO

The 23-year-old victim, who suffered 50 percent burns in the incident, was currently undergoing treatment at a hospital in the Muzaffarpur town, he said.

Chhath Puja 2019: Wall collapse, stampede and drowning incidents claim 30 lives in different parts of Bihar
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Chhath Puja 2019: Wall collapse, stampede and drowning incidents claim 30 lives in different parts of Bihar

Two women were killed in a wall collapse, two children died during a stampede while 26 others, including 16 children, drowned in different districts of Bihar

Bypolls to Samastipur Lok Sabha constituency, five Assembly seats in Bihar on Monday; ruling NDA to take on RJD-led Grand Alliance
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Bypolls to Samastipur Lok Sabha constituency, five Assembly seats in Bihar on Monday; ruling NDA to take on RJD-led Grand Alliance

Voting will take place for Samastipur (SC) Lok Sabha seat besides Kishanganj, Nathnagar, Belhar, Simri Bakhtiyarpur and Daraunda Assembly constituencies

Campaigning ends for 21 Oct bypolls to 51 Assembly seats, two Lok Sabha constituencies across 18 states, including UP, Gujarat, Bihar
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Campaigning ends for 21 Oct bypolls to 51 Assembly seats, two Lok Sabha constituencies across 18 states, including UP, Gujarat, Bihar

The BJP and its allies, which had nearly 30 of these assembly seats, are hoping that the winning momentum of Lok Sabha polls will continue.

Bihar floods: Trains between Samastipur and Darbhanga suspended due to rising water levels on tracks
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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.

Ramchandra Paswan, LJP MP and brother of Ram Vilas Paswan, passes away after brief illness
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Ramchandra Paswan, LJP MP and brother of Ram Vilas Paswan, passes away after brief illness

Ramchandra Paswan, four-time Member of Parliament and younger brother of Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan, passed away in Delhi on Sunday.

Rahul Gandhi in Bihar: 'NYAY a surgical strike on poverty, will be funded with money thieves plundered with Narendra Modi's help'
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Rahul Gandhi in Bihar: 'NYAY a surgical strike on poverty, will be funded with money thieves plundered with Narendra Modi's help'

Rahul Gandhi also mocked at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making military operations carried out after terror attacks in Uri and Pulwama a poll plank

Rahul Gandhi's tweets of engine trouble on flight to Patna; apologises for delay in rallies as Congress chief returns to Delhi
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Rahul Gandhi's tweets of engine trouble on flight to Patna; apologises for delay in rallies as Congress chief returns to Delhi

Rahul Gandhi said return to the national capital meant that his election rallies in Bihar, Odisha and Maharashtra would be delayed

NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies
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NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituencies

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U), which returned to the NDA less than two years ago, has succeeded in securing for itself both its seats of Nalanda and Purnea, besides getting five which were represented by the BJP in the outgoing Lok Sabha and another held by Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP.

Telangana honour killing: Seven arrested, including girl's father and uncle in murder of 23-year-old Dalit man
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Telangana honour killing: Seven arrested, including girl's father and uncle in murder of 23-year-old Dalit man

According to Telangana Police, Amrutha Varshini's father Maruti Rao, who was opposed to her marriage, conspired with other accused to eliminate her husband and also paid an advance of Rs 15 lakh to the assailants

BJP accuses Bihar Police of targeting majority community, says they have 'gone soft' on minorities
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BJP accuses Bihar Police of targeting majority community, says they have 'gone soft' on minorities

The BJP – a partner in the ruling coalition in Bihar – has accused the administration of having acted in a partisan manner against members of the majority community.

Bihar communal tension spreads to Nawada district over idol vandalism; Police say situation under control
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Bihar communal tension spreads to Nawada district over idol vandalism; Police say situation under control

Nawada District Magistrate Kaushal Kumar said that as soon as the news spread, a protest erupted, leading to violent clashes between two communities.

Bihar: Man loses sight after mob injects acid in his eyes for eloping with employer's wife
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Bihar: Man loses sight after mob injects acid in his eyes for eloping with employer's wife

A mob assaulted a man and injected acid in his eyes leaving him blind for allegedly eloping with his employer's wife here following which a person has been arrested in the case, police said on Sunday.

ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Anukul Roy's success in New Zealand could put Samastipur on global cricketing map
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2018: Anukul Roy's success in New Zealand could put Samastipur on global cricketing map

Anukul Roy's recent success in England would have counted for a lot in his selection for the ICC U-19 World Cup in New Zealand, given the similar conditions.

Chhath Puja turns tragic in Bihar as 14 people drown on concluding day of festival
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Chhath Puja turns tragic in Bihar as 14 people drown on concluding day of festival

Fourteen people drowned while offering prayers to the rising Sun on the concluding day of the Chhath festival in Bihar on Friday, officials said.

Bihar Class IX girl student burnt alive in Samastipur, accused neighbours absconding
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Bihar Class IX girl student burnt alive in Samastipur, accused neighbours absconding

A Class IX student was allegedly burnt to death by two neighbours in a Bihar village over a family dispute, sparking protests by residents demanding the arrest of the accused, officials said on Wednesday.

Journalist shot dead in Bihar's Samastipur district
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Journalist shot dead in Bihar's Samastipur district

Salkhani village falls under Bibhutipur police station, about 40 km from the Samastipur district headquarters.

Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228
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Torrential rains paralyse normal life in Bihar's Patna: Death toll reaches 228

Heavy rains lashed Bihar's capital city, paralysing normal life with several localities remaining submerged in knee-deep water on Monday.

Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark
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Floods in Bihar: Death toll climbs to 213; water flowing below danger mark

The toll in Bihar floods rose to 213 with eight fresh deaths being reported on Wednesday, although a majority of rivers are now flowing below the danger mark.