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  1. Nepal violence brings Bihar markets tumbling downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Hindustan Times

    Life in Nepal, virtually ravaged by the recent quake in May this year, has once again come to a halt due to violent clashes between protesters and local police and army over the adoption of the new Constitution ratified by its parliament. Trade and commerce has been widely hit, besides social life by the non-stop violence as the country is held hostage to rioting and strikes.


  2. Efforts to curb maternal deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 28: The Centre has identified 184 districts across the country, including five in Bengal and 10 in Bihar, for focused efforts in reproductive and child health in efforts to prevent maternal and child deaths by 2030. Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday said his government was concerned about equity and had identified 184 "poorest-performing" districts, calling it a step towards ensuring equitable health services across regions that suffer from disparities.


  3. Dead cop probing rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Telegraph

    A police officer who, records show, arrested a rape accused and filed a chargesheet in a Muzaffarpur district in 2012 was, as is now being alleged, already dead in 2009. Additional district and sessions judge Padma Kumari Choubey has sought a detailed report on the goof-up from Muzaffarpur senior superintendent of police Ranjit Kumar Mishra within 15 days.


  4. Tableaux present culture, traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Telegraph

    The tableaux of the tourism department, Bihar Rural Livelihood Promotion Society or Jeevika, and information and public relations department, which paid tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam during Independence Day parade at Gandhi Maidan in Patna. Pictures by Nagendra Kumar Singh Patna, Aug. 15: Tableaux of 12 different departments of the government remained the centre of attraction during the 69th Independence Day celebrations held at Gandhi Maidan today.


  5. BiharRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Telegraph

    Police on Wednesday claimed to have cracked the case related to the daylight murder of BJP worker Avinash Kumar after ascertaining the identity of the three sharpshooters and the alleged conspirators Fliers waiting at Jayaprakash Narayan International Airport can now avail free Wi-Fi facility at the security hold area as well as VVIP lounge. Air India has increased the free baggage limit up to 25kg for adult and kids, and up to 10kg for infant fliers.


  6. Poll-bound Bihar to get 36 EVMs with paper trail facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Indian Express

    The EC has ordered that the Electronic Voting Machines , post-2005-version, from Maharashtra and Jharkhand and VVPATs from Haryana, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Mizoram, Delhi and Tamil Nadu. Thirty-six constituencies in Bihar will have EVMs armed with the voter-verified paper audit trail during the forthcoming Assembly polls in Bihar.


  7. AIR plans to counter Chinese invasion of Indian airwavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    From across India's long and hazy Himalayan border up north, Chinese radio ripples into Indian homes with a mixed fare of multi-lingual programmes, including news, commentary and even Mandarin tutorials. It's an airwave 'incursion' India is fending off with a sweeping border expansion of the state broadcaster, All-India Radio.


  8. Major shuffle with eye on electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Aug. 1: The state government today transferred 43 IPS and 46 IAS officers, possibly with an eye on the upcoming Assembly elections. The transfers gave the BJP a stick to beat the JDU government with as some promoted IPS officers got plum postings while direct IPS officers were sidelined.


  9. Farmers need better response to their needsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 |

    In April this year, a 40-year-old farmer from Rajasthan had committed suicide at a political rally organised by the Aam Aadmi Party against the Modi government's land acquisition ordinance. News channels, social media, newspapers all reported the incident and it sparked a frantic round of political sparring in the middle of a national debate.


  10. Farmers need better response to their needsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    In April this year, a 40-year-old farmer from Rajasthan had committed suicide at a political rally organised by the Aam Aadmi Party against the Modi government's land acquisition ordinance. News channels, social media, newspapers all reported the incident and it sparked a frantic round of political sparring in the middle of a national debate.


  11. Largesse lined up for heritage revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, July 18: Tourism sops have been announced to put heritage-rich Bihar on the Incredible India map - barely a couple of months before the Assembly elections. The Union tourism ministry has cleared projects worth Rs 600 crore, including opening of an Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management and development of sites falling under the Ramayan and Buddhist circuits.


  12. Vyapam scam clouds on Bihar skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Patna, July 8: Bihar had hit the headlines in March after a CD depicting mass copying in matriculation examinations became viral on social media. Three months on, its link with the "Vyapam" scam of Madhya Pradesh has surfaced.


  13. Chessboard occupies attention of old & youngRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Participants during a district-level chess championship organised by Dr Prabhat Das Foundation at Laheria Sarai, Darbhanga, on Monday. Picture by Jitendra Kumar Shrivastava Dr Prabhat Das Foundation, a social organisation founded by a doctor couple in the US with origins in Darbhanga, has taken the initiative to promote the game of mind and intelligence among people in Darbhanga and its surrounding districts, including Madhubani, Sitamarhi and Muzaffarpur.


  14. BiharRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Claims of efforts and reports by authorities notwithstanding, the waterlogging scare stares at residents in several low-lying areas of the city this monsoon. Chief minister Nitish Kumar and Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi would feel safer in their official residences in case of a tremor in the future.


  15. Mob thrashes trio to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Patna, July 2: Delivering instant justice to three persons for allegedly firing at a businessman and his son, a mob thrashed the trio to death late last night at Sitamarhi. The armed trio and another person had allegedly tried to rob the businessman, Awadh Kishore Singh , when he was returning home with his 11-year-old son Ratnesh Singh around 10pm after closing his shop at Bhoop Bhairo Chowk around 10pm.


  16. Three robbers lynched in Bihar's SitamarhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Three men were allegedly beaten to death by an irate mob in Bihar's Sitamarhi district when they were trying to escape after injuring a trader and killing his minor son, police said on Thursday. The incident took place at around 10pm on Wednesday when Awadh Kishore Singh and his son Ratnesh were returning home after closing his shop Awadh Electronics at Kanta Chauk under Dumra police station, 130 km north of state capital Patna.


  17. 66 auxiliary cops dismissed from service in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Times of India

    Additional director general Sunil Kumar said that of the dismissed policemen, 17 are from Muzaffarpur district, 14 from Bhagalpur, 11 from Sitamarhi, seven each from Saran and Siwan, six from Sheohar and four from Begusarai. Over 6,000 SAP personnel, most of whom are retired from the armed forces, are on strike since June 9 demanding salary hike and other benefits.


  18. Scheme boon for police childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Donning the uniform is no child's play. But Rajeev Kumar Jha is no exception. Enrolled as a baal arakshi at 12, police have helped him nurture into a responsible, young cop.


  19. Give better education, don't just ask for better salariesRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    The contractual teachers in Bihar had gone on strike in April demanding pay at par with regular teachers and better working conditions in schools. The teachers on strike had locked hundreds of schools even as the state government had warned of action against them.


  20. Appraisal Sutra In PataliputraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Outlook

    Even if you are an IPS officer in Bihar, you cannot escape harassment from powerful caste lobbies in the police headquarters, politicians and their henchmen. Showed great zeal and dedication, devised innovative training methodology, well-meaning, hard working, intelligent, professionally sound, dependable, trustworthy, unbiased Takes keen interest in Astrology and Homoeopathy, very conscious of his integrity and careful to see that he gets whatever is due to him.