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  1. BiharRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Telegraph

    A doctor of Patna Medical College and Hospital allegedly picked the "wrong'un" and plastered the right leg instead of the left of a middle-aged woman, leaving her in excruciating pain. A total of 1,400 primary teachers have resigned from service in Bihar fearing government action over possessing fake education degrees, a senior officer of the education... Kaun Banega Crorepati Season V jackpot winner Sushil Kumar may become the state icon for the Assembly elections scheduled for the end of year.

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  2. Kala azar fight lacks teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Telegraph

    India's widespread dependence on indoor spray of the insecticide DDTto combat kala azar mightironicallybe derailingefforts to eliminate this menacing disease,stillprevalent in eastern states, particularly Bihar, health experts have cautioned. A comprehensivestudythat examined indoor DDT spraying practices in Bihar has revealed that about 85 per cent of sprays did not contain enough concentrations of DDT to kill sand flies - the insect that spreads kala azar parasites through their bites.

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  3. Maggi row puts other brands under glareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | The Telegraph

    The food safety wing of the health department has started work on collecting noodles of other brands for tests after banning Maggi for a month. The result of the Maggi samples collected from various districts is yet to arrive from the Calcutta-based laboratory Mitra SK Pvt Limited.

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  4. RJD, JD-U, Congress to fight Bihar polls together: Sharad YadavRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Rediff.com

    Amid speculation over the fate of alliance between the Janata Dal-United and Rashtriya Janata Dal ahead of the crucial Bihar polls, JD-U President Sharad Yadav on Thursday insisted that both the parties will fight the assembly polls in the state together in alliance with the Congress to challenge a resurgent Bharatiya Janata Party. "The unity is bound to happen as it is the need of the hour.

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  5. Janata voices differRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Patna, June 4: The Janata parivar unity looked within the realms of reality till about a month ago with Nitish Kumar fashioning it as a key architect of secular unity and all the top leaders - Mulayam Singh Yadav, Lalu Prasad and Sharad Yadav - speaking in one voice on the issue. But over the past 10 days - mainly from May 25 onwards - the leaders have started singing in different tunes.

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  6. Temple to turn protected siteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Telegraph

    The art, culture and youth affairs department has decided to declare a 16th century Shiv temple, around 25 km east of Patna, as a protected site. Built by Maan Singh, the army commander of the Mughal ruler Akbar, and known as Baikatpur temple, its porch and ceiling have some wonderful paintings depicting scenes from the Ramayana.

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  7. Bar target of law graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Of 80 students who will complete the five-year LLB course by mid-July, only 23 have registered for placement interviews in reputed law firms. The rest are planning to join the Bar or bench, even though law firms are offering lucrative salaries and perks.

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  8. Tremor toll nears 50, schools to remain closed for two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Patna, April 26: People continued to reel from earthquake fear for the second consecutive day with aftershocks shaking the state at least nine times today and the death toll nearing 50. "Nearly 50 people have lost their lives in the earthquake," a release issued from the chief minister's office stated. The initial toll yesterday was 25. It climbed to 32 late last night.

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  9. Manjhi plea to Centre for proper relief workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday urged the Centre to intervene in the distribution of ex gratia to the kin of storm and quake victims to ensure transparency. He accused the Nitish Kumar government of not doing a correct assessment of the damage in the two natural calamities.

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  10. Quake toll mounts to 42 in Bihar, 156 people injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | DNA India

    DMD Joint Secretary Sunil Kumar told PTI that the highest number of eight casualties have been reported from East Champaran district, followed by six each in Sitamarhi and Darbhanga and three each in Siwan, Lakhisarai and Araria districts. Death toll in the quake that rocked Bihar and the house collapse-related incidents during the temblor have left 42 people dead and 156 others injured.

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  11. Rajnath Singh visits storm-affected BiharRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    He will undertake a survey of storm affected districts in the state. The HMO India tweeted: "HM has reached Purina in Bihar today with a central ministerial team including Shri Ravishankar Prasad & Shri Radhamohan Singh."

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  12. Dipping prices, sudden cyclone disrupt Bihar farmers' dream run with maizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Indian Express

    For nearly a decade, Bihar's farmers had a dream run with maize following new yield-enhancing hybrid seeds technology and rising crop realisations fuelled by export demand. But this dream has now begun to sour - prices started dropping from last year and now, cyclonic thunderstorms have ravaged the Kosi-Seemanchal belt just when the standing rabi crop was ready for harvesting.

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  13. Bihar storm toll touches 65; CM makes aerial surveyRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The toll in the devastating storm in Bihar rose to 65 as chief minister Nitish Kumar made an aerial survey of the affected areas on Thursday and held a meeting with officials for relief and rehabilitation of survivors. Reports said Purnea district bore the brunt with a maximum of 32 casualties, while seven lost their lives in Madhepura.

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  14. Bihar: 42 dead in late night storm, over 100 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Forty-two persons were killed and over 100 injured as cyclonic storms hit Seemanchal belt of Purnia and Katihar and Kosi region of Madhepura and Saharsa on Tuesday night. Though the state government is yet to assess the extent of damage to crops, Purnia suffered maximum damage where 12 blocks are worst-affected.

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  15. Bihar storm leaves farmers shatteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | India.com

    Patna, April 23: The tropical storm that ripped through Bihar has left farmers in the state distraught and helpless. Repairing their houses that were destroyed by the storm, villagers in Purnia district said everything shattered for them within 45 minutes.

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  16. Nor'wester Toll Rises to 44 in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Outlook

    Two more persons died here today due to the severe Nor'wester which ravaged 12 districts of Bihar on Tuesday night, rising the toll to 44. "Two more deaths have been reported from Purnea district taking the toll to 44 in the tropical storm in parts of Bihar," Principal Secretary Disaster Management Vyas Jee told PTI. Purnea bore the brunt with a maximum of 32 casualties, while seven lost their lives in Madhepura.

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  17. 42 killed, more than 100 injured in Bihar cyclonic stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Central Chronicle

    A total of 42 people were killed and more than 100 others injured in a cyclonic storm that struck several districts of North Bihar last night, while huge losses of property, including private houses, government buildings and other infrastructural facilities were also reported. A high velocity cyclonic storm ravaged several districts of North and North-Eastern Bihar, including Purnia, Darbhanga, Kishanganj, Katihar, Madhubani, Saharsa and Supaul.

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  18. Modi speaks to Bihar CM on situation arising due to storm in stateRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke to Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on situation arising due to storms in various parts of the State. "Spoke to Bihar CM Nitish Kumar ji on situation arising due to storms in various parts of the State.

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  19. PM Assures All Help to Storm-Hit BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Outlook

    With Bihar being hit by a severe storm, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight spoke to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and assured him of all central assistance. He said Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be visiting the state to take stock of the situation caused by the storm that ravaged 12 districts and killed 42 people.

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  20. Storm in Bihar kills 44 people, damages cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Times of India

    PATNA: At least 44 people were killed and 100 others injured as a heavy storm with rain and hail swept through northern and north-eastern districts of Bihar on Tuesday night, destroying standing crops and property worth several crores of rupees. With the meteorological department not issuing any alert, people in Madhepura, Katihar, Saharsa, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Samastipur, Sitamarhi and Bhagalpur districts were caught unawares.

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