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Death toll reaches 92, worst hit is Sitamarhi with 27 dead

PATNA, July 21 -- With recovery of 14 more bodies in the past 24 hours, the death toll due to flood devastation has reached 92 in Bihar. The maximum casualty was recorded in Sitamarhi, where 27 people... Read More


Computer app to remove teachers' pay anomalies

Patna, July 21 -- The state education department has decided to take recourse to software application to do away with a general complaint about irregularity in salary fixation of school teachers. The... Read More


Court orders attachment of Patna chief secy's office

Patna, July 20 -- The Patna civil court on Friday ordered attachment of offices of the state chief secretary and a few other senior officials for not complying with the order of a district judge to pa... Read More


Met department predicts more rains in catchment areas of Nepal rivers

PATNA, July 20 -- The Water Resources Department (WRD) has heightened monitoring of embankments of different rivers criss-crossing north Bihar, following the forecast of moderate to heavy rains in the... Read More


Civil court orders chief secy, other officials' properties to be attached

PATNA, July 20 -- The Patna civil court on Friday issued an order for attachment of property of the office of the state chief secretary and some other departmental heads for not complying with the ord... Read More


Court orders attachment of Patna chief secy's office

PATNA, July 20 -- The Patna civil court on Friday ordered attachment of offices of the state chief secretary and a few other senior officials for not complying with the order of a district judge to pa... Read More


Court orders attachment of Patna chief secretary's office

India, July 19 -- The Patna civil court on Friday ordered attachment of offices of the state chief secretary and a few other senior officials for not complying with the order of a district judge to pa... Read More


Rivers relent, islands wait for relief

PATNA, July 18 -- More than 26 lakh people across 12 districts are still grappling with flood fury in the state, even as the quantum of discharge in various rivers originating from Nepal has begun to ... Read More


Deluge, drought threat give a splitting headache

PATna, July 17 -- Even as incessant rainfall and rivers in spate have flooded large parts of north Bihar, spectre of drought is looming over some other parts of the state due to abysmally low rains. ... Read More


Bihar caught between flooding due to heavy rainfall and spectre of drought

India, July 17 -- Even as incessant rainfall and rivers in spate have flooded large parts of north Bihar, spectre of drought is looming over some other parts of the state due to abysmally low rains. ... Read More