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

Coronavirus Outbreak: Man beaten to death in Bihar's Sitamarhi for informing police of migrants' return; two arrested
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Man beaten to death in Bihar's Sitamarhi for informing police of migrants' return; two arrested

The deceased's family has lodged an FIR alleging that he was killed by two persons for reporting to the police about their return to the village from Mumbai amid the coronavirus outbreak

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.

Toll in Bihar flood rises to 123; 10 killed in Sitamarhi, five in Madhbubani districts following heavy rainfall
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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

Rains lash several parts of country; bridge collapses in Assam's Sujanghat, army personnel construct embankment at Sangrur
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Rains lash several parts of country; bridge collapses in Assam's Sujanghat, army personnel construct embankment at Sangrur

Heavy monsoon rains have caused overflowing of the Ghaghara River in Punjab’s Sangrur. Rains have also been reported in parts of Bihar and Maharashtra on Tuesday.

Floods in Bihar, Assam claims 170 lives till Monday; 1.07 crore people still reeling under effect of disaster
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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.

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
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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
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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
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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.

Five more die in Bihar floods as toll rises to 97; Deputy CM Sushil Modi to take stock of relief, rehabilitation work
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Five more die in Bihar floods as toll rises to 97; Deputy CM Sushil Modi to take stock of relief, rehabilitation work

With five more deaths, the death toll in Bihar floods reached 97 on Saturday, the state's disaster management department said.

Bihar floods: Toll reaches 67, with over 46 lakh people affected; disaster management officials to focus on prevention of disease
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Bihar floods: Toll reaches 67, with over 46 lakh people affected; disaster management officials to focus on prevention of disease

Additional relief camps have been set up in the last 24 hours in Bihar, the total number of which has risen from 199 to 221. The number of people taking shelter at these has also reached 1.26 lakhs and they were being provided food through 748 community kitchens.

Monsoon kills dozens in North India, North East; lakhs affected in Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura
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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

Bihar floods: Four killed, 18 lakh affected in nine districts; Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey
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Bihar floods: Four killed, 18 lakh affected in nine districts; Nitish Kumar conducts aerial survey

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
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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
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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.

Bihar court receives complaint against Smriti Irani over her 'menstrual blood' comments on Sabarimala issue
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Bihar court receives complaint against Smriti Irani over her 'menstrual blood' comments on Sabarimala issue

A controversy had erupted after Irani said at an event in Mumbai on Tuesday that women had a right to pray but "not desecrate" at places of worship.

Another lynching in Bihar: Mob attacks man trying to steal Rs 24 lakh from railway employees in Sasaram
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Another lynching in Bihar: Mob attacks man trying to steal Rs 24 lakh from railway employees in Sasaram

The man died at a hospital after the lynching incident, and the stolen money was retrieved. This is the third incident of mob lynching within a week in Bihar.

Speeding vehicle kills 9 children in Bihar: Police, Tejashwi Yadav say car belonged to BJP leader; party denies charge
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Speeding vehicle kills 9 children in Bihar: Police, Tejashwi Yadav say car belonged to BJP leader; party denies charge

RJD said the speeding vehicle that killed nine school students and injured 24 in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district belongs to BJP leader Manoj Baitha from Sitamarhi district

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 reels under unprecedented floods: People in shock, government asleep at the wheel
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Bihar reels under unprecedented floods: People in shock, government asleep at the wheel

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.