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  1. 5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal, strong tremors felt in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | India.com

    Kathmandu, February 5: A 5.2 magnitude earthquake on Friday evening struck close to Kathmandu, shaking much of the capital of Nepal. Around 10 people are reportedly injured Anamnagar area of Kathmandu .

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  2. Digital road check to aid Tejaswi workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Telegraph

    Deputy chief minister Tejaswi, holding the road construction portfolio, plans to use technology to keep tabs on the condition of roads. He has hired a company to prepare digital maps of roads, which will be kept in his official chamber and would indicate their condition.

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  3. Cases vanish off cop record booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Telegraph

    A case related to the killing of six persons, including four members of a family, in Muzaffarpur district's Khabra village in July 2010, has been closed. Three suspects were arrested and forwarded to jail in connection with the gruesome killing of Kumar Parivesh, an employee of the Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University, Muzaffarpur, and three other family members, including his wife Rani, son Karn and mother Laxmi Rani, at Khabra but the investigating officer chose to close the investigation.

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  4. Lawyer files petition seeking justice for Sita, wife of lord Rama; court rejectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Merinews

    In a rare petition against lord Rama and Lakshman, the questions have been asked to the petitioner, himself. The judge of a Bihar court on Monday asked the petitioner, a Sitamarhi-based lawyer, Chandan Thakur that who should be punished in this ancient case.

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  5. Court dismisses petition against Lord Rama, LaxmanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | India.com

    Sitamarhi, Feb 2: A district court here has dismissed a petition seeking registration of case against Lord Rama and his brother Laxmana over banishing goddess Sita to exile in a forest, saying the issue is "beyond logic and facts". Sitamarhi Chief Judicial Magistrate Rash Bihari yesterday rejected as "not maintainable" the petition by advocate Chandan Kumar Singh, against whom three complaint cases have been filed in another court for his alleged "defamatory" act against the Hindu God.

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  6. Cases filed against lawyer who 'sued' Lord RamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Rediff.com

    A lawyer filed a complaint against Lord Rama in a Bihar court. M I Khan reports from Patna on what happened next.

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  7. Whom to punish if Lord Rama exiled Sita to forest, asks Bihar courtRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Patna: As a Bihar court on Monday began hearing of a case against Lord Rama for exiling his wife Sita to forest as Ramayana narrates, it asked the petitioner who should be punished for an incident of such ancient times, a government lawyer said. "Judge of the court asked the petitioner soon after hearing in the case began, whom should he punish in such an ancient incident?" the lawyer said.

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  8. Whom to punish if Rama exiled Sita to forest, asks Indian courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Echo

    "How can be a man be so cruel to his own wife and that to without her fault in anything". Singh said that as per Ramayan, Ram sent Sita to the forest after her purity was questioned by a washerman of his kingdom Ayodhya.

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  9. Loss of faith in system behind lynch mobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Feb. 1: The state's fascination for "instant justice" or "spot judgment" saw a mob lynching a truck driver in Saran district on Sunday after he hit a cyclist who escaped unhurt. The cleaner, however, was comparatively luckier but is battling for life at Patna Medical College and Hospital after being thrashed.

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  10. Census throws up religious nuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Telegraph

    The society in Bihar, from the angle of religion, represents a cosmopolitan and secular character according to the latest set of Census figures released last month. Of the 10.4 crore people living in this third most populated state in the country, Hindus form the majority with a population of around 8.61 crore or 83 per cent of the total.

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  11. Lord Rama sued for - cruelty' towards SitaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily Star

    A lawyer has filed a case against Lord Rama with a Bihar court complaining against his misconduct shown in the treatment of women as she sent his wife Sita to a lifelong exile. Photo taken from The Hindustan Times.

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  12. Bihar court agrees to hear case against Lord Ram, see how Twitter reactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Indian Express

    It was a day for Lord Ram on Twitter, but what for? It was certainly not Ram Navami nor Diwali, then why did 'he' suddenly make the virtual world remember him. Well, the buzz was created when a Bihar court agreed to hear a petition filed against Lord Ram, for the 'cruelty showed' towards his wife, Sita.

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  13. Live! Andhra: Kapu community calls off quota stir after CM's assuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Rediff.com

    The Congress party on Monday will sit for a crucial meeting chaired by the party President Sonia Gandhi to explore the possibility of a strategic alliance with the Left ahead of the West Bengal assembly elections. Sources said, the meeting was called after the state party unit requested Sonia to go ahead with the Left to contest the state poll.

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  14. Whom to punish if Rama exiled Sita to forest, asks Bihar courtRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Patna, Feb 1 : As a Bihar court on Monday began hearing of a case against Lord Rama for exiling his wife Sita to forest as Ramayana narrates, it asked the petitioner who should be punished for an incident of such ancient times, a government lawyer said. "Judge of the court asked the petitioner soon after hearing in the case began, whom should he punish in such an ancient incident?" the lawyer said.

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  15. Smart steps towards futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Telegraph

    Barely a day after chief minister Nitish Kumar's jab at the Centre on the smart city issue, mayor Afzal Imam said he believed that the state capital is already "smart", mitigating the need of any such scheme. Imam, who is quite often in the limelight over conflict with officials, which halts civic projects, said he saw the smart city scheme as a political gimmick of the Centre and it had little worth.

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  16. Bihar smarts at exclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Telegraph

    Not a single city from the state could find a place in the list of first 20 out of 98 cities under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship Smart City scheme announced on Thursday. Anti- BJP forces claimed that a close observation of the list of 20 cities indicate that a large section of the qualifying cities is those from states either ruled by the NDA or those awaiting elections.

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  17. Inside track: Turnaround at endRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Indian Express

    During his recent interaction with secretaries to the government of India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi admitted that he was conscious that within 10 months of the formation of the new Central government, its popularity had begun to wane. He was aware that there was a long haul ahead for the NDA government and its approval ratings might dip for quite some time, he added.

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  18. The fear of extortion haunts Bihar againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Rediff.com

    'Hundreds of engineers have complained that they are being threatened by criminals for allotment of contracts and extortion.' M I Khan reports from Patna.

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  19. Fear rules, engineer exodus beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Telegraph

    Patna, Jan. 14: Abhimanyu Kumar Singh, a senior engineer with a private road construction company, is ready to pack his bags and return to the UAE after eight years. He put in his papers on December 31 last year and contacted a Mumbai-based consultancy firm for a job in the company he worked for earlier.

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  20. State rolls up sleeves for disaster reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 7 | The Telegraph

    Principal secretary of disaster management department Vyasji addresses a news meet at Soochana Bhavan in Patna on Thursday. Picture by Deepak Kumar The state is ready with a 15-year 'disaster risk reduction roadmap' to deal with multi-hazards - right from floods and droughts to cyclones and cold waves.

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