Police clueless about runaway girl from shelter home

DARBHANGA, Jan. 19 -- Police continue to be clueless about the latest case of a missing Motihari girl, who had allegedly fled from a short stay home run by an NGO at Madhubani on January 15. According... Read More

Bizman assaulted by RJD leader's sons

KATIHAR, Jan. 19 -- KATIHAR town witnessed a spontaneous bandh on Friday to protest an alleged assault on Bimal Singh Begani, former president of Katihar Chamber of Commerce, allegedly by the sons of ... Read More

Mahatma Gandhi varsity bans plastic, bats for bronze utensils

BETTIAH, Jan. 19 -- In an apparent bid to improve its image, the Mahatma Gandhi Central University (MGCU) has imposed a blanket ban on the use of plastic items within the campus, and use pots and uten... Read More

Fish samples collected from six districts

PATNA, Jan. 19 -- The food safety wing of the health department collected samples of fish from six districts, including Patna, and sent them to the Central Food Laboratory in Kolkata for quality check... Read More

2 men killed after bombs blow up vehicle

PATNA, Jan. 19 -- Two persons were killed when unidentified assailants attacked a Scorpio with bombs, near the Jhajha police station area of Bihar's Jamui district. Both the persons died on the spot ... Read More

Flour mill employee robbed of Rs 9.6 lakh at Muzaffarpur bank

MUZAFFARPUR, Jan. 19 -- Three armed criminals looted a bag containing Rs 9.60 lakh from one Rocky Kumar outside a public sector bank near Mithanpura Chowk under Mithanpura police station area in Muzaf... Read More

2 men suspected of theft lynched in Nalanda

PATNA, Jan. 19 -- TWO weeks after two teenagers were lynched in Nalanda, the native district of chief minister Nitish Kumar, two persons were killed by a mob on the suspicion of burglary in the city o... Read More

EX-MP Uday Singh resigns from BJP

PATNA, Jan. 19 -- Former Purnia MP Uday Singh, alias Pappu Singh, resigned from BJP on Friday. Singh, who had joined the BJP in 2004, alleged that the party has deviated from its policy and principles... Read More

EVMS to be quipped with VVPATS in LS election: Poll panel chief

PATNA, Jan. 19 -- Electronic voting machines (EVMS) are here to stay for the upcoming Lok Sabha (LS) elections in Bihar, but with voter verifiable paper audit trial (VVPAT) machines at all booths. The... Read More

Mob torches Kaimur police stn, injures 7 cops

BHABUA, Jan. 19 -- Pandemonium prevailed in Ramgarh, a semi-urban town in Bihar's Kaimur district, as hundreds of agitators burnt vehicles and torched the entire Ramgarh police station, leaving at lea... Read More