Bhagalpur

Boon for farmers: IITian develops device that blares siren to scare animals threatening crops

IIT-Kharagpur alumnus Ajit Kumar has developed an artificial intelligence-driven ‘Farm Surveillance-Cum-Animal Scarer” (FSCAS) device at Bhagalpur in Bihar

published on : 9th June 2021

Nine children die in fire incidents in two Bihar districts

The deceased included two girls aged four and six years while the remaining were boys in the age group of four to five years.

published on : 30th March 2021

Bihar man loses wife in bet, pours acid on her later for 'purification'

The 30-year-old victim refused to have sexual relations with other men after two or three times and her husband then threw acid on her. 

published on : 15th December 2020

Case is fabricated, alleges Union Minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey's son Arijit on Bhagalpur communal violence

Arijit Shashwat further questioned why no action was taken, so far, against 'miscreants belonging to one particular community' in connection with the episode.

published on : 26th March 2018

Bhagalpur communal clashes: Union Minister Ashwini Choubey's son to move anticipatory bail plea

Arijit Shashwat has an arrest warrant on the charges of inciting communal violence in Bihar's Bhagalpur.

published on : 26th March 2018

Case lodged against Bihar minister Ashwani Choubey's son for Bhagalpur communal clashes

Bhagalpur is a communally sensitive place as it witnessed one of the worst communal riots in 1989 in which more than 1,000 people were killed.

published on : 19th March 2018

From Gujarat riots to foiling Lalu's bid to become PM, Jaya Jaitly's startling claims in autobiography

Jaya Jaitly's autobiography, "Life Among the Scorpions" makes a series of startling claims that may have lasting political implications.

published on : 7th November 2017

Bihar NGO Srijan scam: Nitish Kumar urges Lalu Prasad Yadav to go to court instead of media

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said that Lalu instead of creating brouhaha in the media about his alleged involvement in the scam, should knock the doors of judiciary to get justice.

published on : 11th September 2017

Bhagalpur NGO Srijan scam: Opposition still adamant on Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi’s resignation

The opposition RJD, Congress and CPI(ML) kept demanding the resignation of CM Nitish Kumar and deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, disrupting Assembly proceedings on Friday.

published on : 26th August 2017

Key accused in Rs 1,000-crore Bihar NGO scam dies in hospital, family cries foul play

Mahesh Mandal, a renowned member from Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s part, was one of the arrested accused in the Bhagalpur Srijan scam case,

published on : 21st August 2017