Rs 1.4Cr unclaimed cash found in UP train

Patna, Feb. 17 -- Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 17: A red trolley bag containing Rs 1.4 crore was found in the Swatantrata Sangram Senani Special train that was on its way to Jayanagar in Bihar from Del... Read More

2 Bihar labourers die in 'hooch poisoning'

Patna, Feb. 17 -- Two labourers died on Wednesday and another fell critically ill after they consumed country-made poisonous liquor in Bihar's Gopalganj district. The incident took place in Majholia ... Read More

STF detains man in Bihar in connection with Jammu terror module

Patna, Feb. 17 -- The Special Task Force (STF) of Bihar police has intercepted a person from Chapra district in connection with a terror module busted by Jammu police on February 7 after they arrested... Read More

Bihar cops to be sacked if caught drunk

Patna, Feb. 17 -- The NDA government in Bihar is facing heat following Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's directives that the authorities are to terminate police personnel "found in a drunken state". The... Read More

Politics heats up in Bihar after flurry of meetings

Patna, Feb. 17 -- A round of political speculations has begun in Bihar following a flurry of meetings involving political leaders. It's been only a few days since Lok Janshakti Party's (LJP) only MLA ... Read More

Man hacks wife, 2 daughters with axe in Bihar; woman dead

Siwan, Feb. 17 -- A man killed his wife and injured two daughters with an axe in Bihar's Siwan district near the Mufassil police station area. The wife Rita Devi died in the attack while the two gir... Read More

Class 10 exams begin in Bihar amid tight security

Patna, Feb. 17 -- The class 10 exams conducted by the Bihar School Examination Committee began on Wednesday amid tight security. In order to prevent malpractices in the exams being held in two shifts ... Read More

Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hits Bihar

Patna, Feb. 16 -- Patna: An earthquake hit Bihar capital Patna on Monday: night at 9:23 pm. Tremors measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale were felt for five seconds. The epicenter was 20km North-west of ... Read More

Bihar official's house raided, money, jewellery seized

Patna, Feb. 16 -- Bihar Vigilance Bureau on Sunday raided the house of a director of the Agriculture Land Conservation Department in a case of owning disproportionate assets and made seizures. A team... Read More

JD-U MLA, 2 others booked for ex-councillor's murder in Bihar

Patna, Feb. 16 -- A murder case was registered on Monday against Janata Dal-United's Valmikinagar MLA Rinku Singh and two others in Bihar's Bagha district in connection with the murder of former counc... Read More