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  1. Bihar: 26 dead, 22 lakh affected in floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    While Kishanganj alone accounted eight flood-related deaths, seven others perished in Purnia district, the state Disaster Management Department said on Friday. Katihar and Madhepura district accounted for two deaths each, while Araria and Saharsa recorded one casualty each in the current wave of floods, it said in a statement.

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  2. India: 22 Dead In Bihar FloodsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Malaysian National News Agency

    Five more people died Thursday in flooding in Bihar, taking the death toll to 22, as Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday made an aerial survey of the five flood-hit areas. The Press Trust of India reports that Kumar made the survey of flood affected areas of Bhagalpur, Katihar, Purnea, Kishanganj and Araria districts.

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  3. CM surveys damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Telegraph

    Saharsa was also hit by floodwaters taking the number of flood-affected districts to 17. Chief minister Nitish Kumar conducted a daylong aerial survey of the flood-affected areas. Four deaths were reported from Purnea and one from Saharsa.

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  4. Nitish Kumar reviews flood situation in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | India.com

    Patna, Jul 25: With flood waters engulfing several villages and also affecting train services in the Kosi region, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today held a review meeting on the flood situation and directed officials to provide prompt relief to people. Kumar took stock of water level of several rivers and safety of embankments on the basis of photographs provided by satellite and maps of rivers, an official statement said here.

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  5. Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in BiharRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newkerala.com

    Guwahati, July 25 : Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal reviewed the situation yesterday as over six lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood in Assam. Kaziranga national park authorities have said that the flood situation of the park is alarming.

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  6. Nepal rain hits riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Telegraph

    Patna, July 21: Continuous heavy rain in catchment areas of Nepal has led to rivers flowing above the danger mark at several places in Bihar. Floodwaters have affected 71,000 people in Araria, Supaul and Darbhanga districts.

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  7. Bihar hikes assistance money for kala azar patientsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, July 13 : In a bid to provide financial help to those suffering from kala azar, the Bihar government has decided to hike the patients' assistance money during their treatment in hospital, officials said on Wednesday. "Unlike in the past, the government will now provide assistance money to kala azar patients for 30 days," state health department Principal Secretary R.K. Mahajan said.

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  8. Ice cream seller asks for Rs 30, battered to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Times of India

    A 24-year-old ice cream seller was beaten to death on Friday over payment of Rs 30 in the Maharajpur area in Ghaziabad, where he parked his trolley. The 24-year-old ice cream seller was beaten to death over payment of Rs 30 in the Maharajpur area in Ghaziabad Ghaziabad: A 24-year-old ice cream seller was beaten to death on Friday over payment of Rs 30 in the Maharajpur area in Ghaziabad, where he parked his trolley.

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  9. BiharRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Telegraph

    It was a double whammy for Lionel Messi's fans on Monday. First, the star striker hit a penalty over the crossbar when it mattered most; moments later, he decided to retire from international... Police claimed another scalp in the Intermediate topper scam by arresting a former secretary of the Bihar School Examination Board , Harihar Nath Jha .

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  10. Monsoon misery: Lightning kills nearly 100 across IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Rediff.com

    The arrival of Monsoon may have spread cheer across the country, but parts of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkand and Madhya Pradesh have descended into gloom after lightning strikes reportedly claimed nearly 100 lives. According to media reports, 56 people -- mostly farm labourers working in the fields -- died in Bihar while 44 people were killed across Uttar Pradesh, Jharkand and Madhya Pradesh.

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  11. Suresh Prabhu inaugurates new train service in BiharRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 22 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday inaugurated a new train service via video conferencing from Danapur to Saharsa in Bihar. The new train will cover a distance of 241 kilometre in six hours five minutes.

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  12. 57 killed in heavy rains, thunderstorm in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Vehicles stuck at waterlogged Maulana Azad Stadium after rains in Jammu on Tuesday. Fifty-seven people were killed and 24 others injured following heavy rains and thunderstorm in Bihar, a senior official said on Wednesday.

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  13. Lightning kills 53 in BiharRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, June 22 : At least 53 people including women and children were killed and dozens injured by lightning in different parts of Bihar since Tuesday, the state's disaster management department said on Wednesday. However, Bihar Disaster Management Minister Chandrasekhar told the media here that toll has increased to 56 with more reports and information pouring from rural areas across the state.

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  14. 57 Killed in Heavy Rains, Thunderstorm in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Outlook

    Fifty-seven people were killed and 24 others injured following heavy rains and thunderstorm in Bihar, a senior official said today. The thunderstorm accompanied by heavy rains lashed Bihar since yesterday killing 57 people, while 24 others sustained injuries, Principal Secretary Vyasji told PTI .

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  15. Lightning claims 46 lives in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Rediff.com

    At least 55 people were killed and several others sustained injuries in lightning in different parts of Bihar late Tuesday evening. According to officials, three people died each in Saran, Kaimur, Saharsa and Katihar; two people each in Bhojpur, Samastipur, Bhagalpur, Munger and Madhepura, and one each in west Champaran and Gaya districts.

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  16. Regulator vetoes plans for 80 medical collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, June 11: The Medical Council of India has disapproved proposals for over 80 new medical colleges from across the country for want of required infrastructure and launched a faculty census in existing colleges in a move to crack down on ghost faculty. The MCI, the nation's apex regulator of medical education, has also denied permission to 47 medical colleges to expand their intake of MBBS students during the 2016-17 batch.

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  17. Prohibition in Accordance With Directive Principle Under Art 47: NitishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Outlook

    Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today dismissed the argument that imposition of the total prohibition impinged on fundamental right of citizens and pointed to the directive principle to justify the ban on alcohol in the state. A few persons in urban areas questioned prohibition, saying how come the state was concerned what a citizen eats or drinks, Kumar said at a function in Saharsa.

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  18. Prohibition in accordance with Directive Principle under Art 47: Nitish KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | India.com

    Patna, May 3 : Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today dismissed the argument that imposition of the total prohibition impinged on fundamental right of citizens and pointed to the directive principle to justify the ban on alcohol in the state. A few persons in urban areas questioned prohibition, saying how come the state was concerned what a citizen eats or drinks, Kumar said at a function in Saharsa.

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  19. Nitish Kumar calls upon women to destroy liquor factoriesRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, May 3 : Upbeat over the tremendous public response over the liquor ban in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday gave a call to women to destroy 'liquor bhattis' and said his administration will help them in it. "If women came to know about the country liquor manufacturing units, they should not hesitate to destroy them.

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  20. Two killed as 54 percent vote in Bihar panchayat pollsRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, April 28 : Two people were killed and at least 50 others injured, among them police officials, in sporadic violence on Thursday during the second phase of the panchayat elections in Bihar, officials said. More than 54 percent voters cast their vote to elect 27,514 members of the three-tier rural Panchayati Raj Institutions, officials said.

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