Executions ahead? Buxar jail told to make 10 ropes

Buxar Central jail has been supplying ropes to different jails throughout the country since 1930.

09 Dec 2019

91 commissioned in Indian Army at Bihar's Gaya OTA passing out parade

As per official statement, four cadets among 91 were from Bhutan army while five cadets were from Assam rifles.

07 Dec 2019

Promote beauty of Maithili, the language of Goddess Sita, urge speakers at literary festival

The language has around 13.5 million native speakers in Bihar, Jharkhand and parts of Nepal along with its own script called 'Trihuta'.

07 Dec 2019

5-year-old kidnapped, raped by auto driver in Bihar

The victim was playing outside her house in the village under the Bhawanpur PS limits when she was lured and taken to an isolated place in a nearby orchard by one Tettar Sahni.

07 Dec 2019

59 farmers in Bihar deprived of government benefits for burning stubble

According to official sources, 59 registered farmers of Patna division have been deprived of all benefits for the next three years because they indulged in stubble burning.

06 Dec 2019

Railway to now provide train timings through ISRO to passengers

The 'Real-time Train Information System' has been installed on 172 locomotives of mail and express trains including the Rajdhani and other premier trains.

05 Dec 2019

Once critic of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, this BJP MLC member now demands Nobel prize for him

'Nobody can deny the works Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has done for women empowerment in the state,' Bihar MLC member Sachidanand Rai told the media.

05 Dec 2019

Second charred body of woman recovered in Bihar in less than 24 hours

A senior cop said both the women appear to have been killed by the same gang of criminals although their bodies were dumped in different places.

04 Dec 2019

Crores of people in Bihar set to form 1,600 km long human chain on January 19, 2020

Nitish Kumar claimed that the 16,200-km long formation of human chain on January 19 in 2020 would be a manifestation of people's resolve to ensure complete prohibition and fight against social evils.

03 Dec 2019

Lalu Prasad Yadav re-elected for 11th consecutive term as national RJD chief

The RJD was founded by him in 1997 with the motto of ensuring social equality, justice, empowerment and dignity to underprivileged people.

03 Dec 2019

Burnt body of woman recovered in Bihar village, rape suspected

The body was spotted near Kukuda village by the local residents following which the entire area was in a state of shock.

03 Dec 2019

Following Hyderabad horror, Bihar Police holds meeting on women safety with CID 

Around 38 SHOs of women police stations were sensitized on various issues related to prevention and detection of crimes against women and children as well.

02 Dec 2019

Bihar-born sub-Lieutenant Shivangi becomes Navy's first woman pilot

Hailing from Muzzafarpur in Bihar, Shivangi will be flying the Naval Dornier surveillance aircraft.

02 Dec 2019

Onions become God in Bihar as havan performed before it to bring down skyrocketing rates

A day after two persons were seen selling onions wearing helmets for fear of being mob-attacked, volunteers and common people at Hajipur, performed a 'havan' to bring prices down.

01 Dec 2019

FIR against six farmers in Bihar for burning stubble in fields

Agriculture department officials of Rohtas, known as the 'Rice Bowl of Bihar', are instructed to take necessary initiatives to educate the farmers about the environmental hazards of stubble burning. 

01 Dec 2019