Bihar

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  • Elderly man made to spit and lick it off the floor as punishment for entering sarpanch's house

    In a bizarre incident, an elderly-looking man was allegedly made to spit and lick as a punishment for entering the Sarpanch's house without knocking

    Oct 21, 2017, 11:32 IST

  • Watch: Scuffle between supporters of acting Bihar Congress President, ex-president

    The Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee office in Patna became a battle zone on Monday after a scuffle broke out between supporters of Bihar Congress acting president Kaukab Quadri and ex- president Ashok Choudhary. The supporters of both the leaders created ruckus during the party meeting.

    Oct 09, 2017, 21:08 IST

  • Bihar varsity issues admit card to Ganpati Bappa for commerce exam

    A state-run universities in Bihar has ensured that even Lord Ganesha can write an exam. A first-year BCom (Honours) student from JN College, affiliated to Lalit Narayan Mithila University (LNMU) in Bihar's Darbhanga district, was issued an admit card

    Oct 06, 2017, 22:10 IST

  • Bizarre! University in Bihar prints Lord Ganesha's image on student's admit card

    In a shocking incident, a student got the shock after he found the picture of Lord Ganesha on his admit card, in lieu of his own face in Bihar’s Darbhanga. Krishan Kumar Roy, a first year B.Com student at one of the University in Bihar was shocked to see the image of Lord Ganesha on the admit card when he went to the university to collect it. There is also a signature of Lord Ganesha on the admit card instead of Student’s signature. Krishan Kumar Roy alleged that he had filled the examination form correctly along with his photo, but was shocked to see Lord Ganesha's photo on his admit card. Meanwhile, the University authorities defended themselves and blamed the cyber cafe for the incident, who has prepared admit cards for the candidates.

    Oct 06, 2017, 21:23 IST

  • Crisis-ridden Tamil Nadu, 4 other states, get Governors

    Banwarilal Purohit replaces Maharashtra Guv C Vidyasagar Rao as the Tamil Nadu Governor

    Oct 01, 2017, 10:45 IST

  • 98-year-old man clears MA exam in Bihar

    In what could be a first of its kind, 98-year-old Raj Kumar Vaishya has passed the MA (economics) examination from Patna's Nalanda Open University (NOU) with a second division

    Sep 26, 2017, 14:41 IST

  • Bihar's Ganga pump canal wall worth Rs 389 cr canal falls before inauguration

    In a major embarrassment for the Bihar government, the inauguration of the Rs 389.31 crore Ganga pump canal scheme by the chief minister yesterday was cancelled after a canal wall collapsed and the gushing waters inundated parts of a township

    Sep 21, 2017, 11:50 IST

  • Embarrassment for Nitish Kumar as Bihar canal collapses

    A portion of a canal that was to be inaugurated on Wednesday by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar collapsed a day earlier, embarrassing the government

    Sep 20, 2017, 17:16 IST

  • Watch: Drunk cop dances, creates ruckus in Bihar

    Though liquor is banned Bihar, a policeman was caught dancing and creating ruckus at a function in Bihar’s Darbhanga. Reportedly, the people who arranged the function asked the policeman to behave himself as he was drunk, but instead he got into a heated argument with the people

    Sep 19, 2017, 13:03 IST

  • CAB accuses of BCCI of 'discriminating' players of Bihar, Puducherry and North-East states

    The Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) on Monday wrote a letter to Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, wherein it objected to non-allotment of matches to Bihar, Puducherry and north-east states by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)

    Sep 19, 2017, 11:36 IST

  • Has Hrithik Roshan opted out of 'Super 30'?

    Hrithik Roshan was offered Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013) and Bajirao Mastani (2015). The actor had his reasons not to be part of it though they proved to be hits

    Sep 17, 2017, 10:06 IST

  • Ahmedabad serial blasts Mastermind caught after offensive social media post

    Tausif Khan, the 35-year-old engineer arrested for plotting the serial blasts in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad city in 2008, was caught after a cyber cafe owner reported him for a social media post, a top Bihar police officer said on Thursday

    Sep 15, 2017, 21:16 IST

  • Hindi newspaper journalist receives gunshot injuries in Bihar

    Unidentified gunmen on Thursday shot at a journalist of a leading Hindi newspaper and robbed Rs one lakh in cash from him in Bihar's Arwal district today, police said

    Sep 07, 2017, 20:23 IST

  • Twitterati reacts after journalist Pankaj Mishra shot in Bihar

    Twitterati expresses anger after two bike-borne men in Bihar’s Arwal district shoot Pankaj Mishra, a local journalist working for Rashtriya Sahara newspaper

    Sep 07, 2017, 20:10 IST

  • Bihar road rage killer Rocky Yadav, 2 others get life terms

    A Bihar court on Wednesday handed life terms to Rakesh Ranjan Yadav alias Rocky Yadav and two others for killing a Class 12 student in the infamous Gaya road rage case, a government lawyer said

    Sep 06, 2017, 17:35 IST

  • Suspended JD(U) leader's son Rocky Yadav to be sentenced today

    Suspended Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Manorama Devi's son Rocky Yadav, and three others will be sentenced on Wednesday at the Gaya court in Bihar in connection with a road rage case

    Sep 06, 2017, 11:57 IST

  • Bihar copycats hit the floor, photos go viral

    Veer Kunwar Singh University (VKSU) has cancelled its Friday's BA Part II exam held at it's college in Ara following reports of mass cheating

    Sep 03, 2017, 11:02 IST

  • Lalu Prasad Yadav, Congress, rats responsible for Bihar floods: Sushil Modi

    Bihar deputy CM Sush­il Kumar Modi on Saturday blamed not only rats for causing the devastating floods in the state, but also held the Congress party and Lalu Prasad Yadav's government responsible for the same

    Sep 03, 2017, 09:45 IST

  • Ex-JDU MLC's son Rocky Yadav convicted in road rage case

    A court in Bihar on Thursday convicted Rakesh Ranjan Yadav, alias Rocky Yadav, of killing a Class 12 student in the infamous Gaya road rage case, a government lawyer said

    Aug 31, 2017, 20:28 IST

  • Mushari Police Station submerged in flood waters

    Flood fury does not seem to come to an end with various districts getting affected across the nation. While reports suggest that the flood situation in Bihar is getting better, latest visuals from Mushari in Bihar’s Muzzaffarpur tell a different story. The district’s police station is submerged in flood waters and barracks are also damaged. The number of flood-related fatalities in the state reached 514, with no fresh death reported from the 19 flood-hit districts.

    Aug 31, 2017, 19:07 IST

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