Five Bangladeshis get four years of prison for plotting robbery

PATNA, Dec. 21 -- A local court in Siwan has sentenced five Bangladeshi nationals to four years of imprisonment for plotting to commit robbery in Siwan three years ago. The convicts will also have to ... Read More

Bihar bandh: Shops and schools remain closed

PATNA, Dec. 20 -- The normal life was hit on Thursday in several parts of Bihar due to the bandh call given by the Left parties against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Protesters, shouting slogan... Read More

Disrupted train services leaves commuters fuming

PATNA, Dec. 20 -- The bandh call given by Left parties in Bihar delayed more than 15 trains, with some even late by eight hours on Thursday. The passengers faced a harrowing time without food and wate... Read More

Gang bust: Five smugglers arrested

PATNA, Dec. 20 -- In a crackdown on illegal firearms, sleuths of special task force (STF) arrested five members of a gang of arms smuggling and recovered eight pistols and a luxury car near Kasimbazar... Read More

Protestors danced to Bhojpuri songs wearing Saris on the Ganga bridge: Chaos in Bihar during anti-CAA shutdown

India, Dec. 19 -- Anti Citizenship Amendment Act protests saw disruption in rail and road transport, commercial activities and the functioning of educational institutions due to arson and vandalism du... Read More

Man shot at in Patna

PATNA, Dec. 19 -- An engineer of the Indian Engineering Service attached with Patna CPWD, was shot at by motorcycle-borne assailants at Anisabad roundabout under Gardanibagh police station on Wednesda... Read More

Crime rise: 13 killed in separate incidents

PATNA, Dec. 19 -- Thirteen persons, including three traders, were shot dead and looted in separate incidents in Patna, Muzaffarpur, Jamui, Bhojpur and other districts in less than 24 hours in the stat... Read More

Advocate held for defying liquor ban

PATNA, Dec. 19 -- Sitamarhi police on Wednesday arrested an advocate under Dumra police station for allegedly challenging the chief minister (CM) in a drunken state on a social media site to attend a ... Read More

Section 144 imposed ahead of Dec 19 bandh

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- The district administration on Tuesday imposed prohibitory orders at the Kargil Chowk area to forestall opposition parties' protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and Na... Read More

Demand justice for our daughter, take strict action: Father to police

PATNA, Dec. 18 -- The distraught father of the Muzaffarpur girl who succumbed to her burn injuries on Monday night urged the police to take appropriate action. "We are facing a lot of problems ever s... Read More