Lawyer tears up map of disputed site in court

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday witnessed drama when senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan, representing the Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case, tore up ... Read More

Drunk man lynched after he kills nephew

Ranchi, Oct. 17 -- Ranchi A drunk man, who on Tuesday allegedly killed his seven-year-old nephew by smashing his head with stone after the victim's mother refused to serve lunch to him, was lynched so... Read More

3 cops suspended after clip shows 'cutting deal' with abductors

Bhagalpur, Oct. 17 -- In an embarrassment to Bihar police, three policemen were caught on camera allegedly brokering a deal with abductors of a youth here. A probe has been ordered after suspension of... Read More

Hospital staff deny admission, woman delivers triplets in open

ARARIA, Oct. 17 -- In a grave case of medical negligence, a poor woman was forced to give birth to triplets in the open after she was denied admission in a government referral hospital at Raniganj in ... Read More

Amid protests, Bhabua civic body nixes plan to build market complex at Shaheed Maidan

BHABUA, Oct. 17 -- The civic body here on Wednesday cancelled its decision to build a market complex on heritage ground Shaheed Maidan in the wake of continued protests by residents and activists. Th... Read More

Mega anti-encroachment drive from today

Muzaffarpur, Oct. 17 -- The Muzaffarpur district authorities have given a 24-hour ultimatum with effect from Wednesday morning to all the roadside vendors who, despite several reminders, have refused ... Read More

HC lawyer, three others die of dengue

PATNA, Oct. 17 -- Four dengue-positive patients died in Patna in the last 24 hours while two other policemen succumbed to high viral fever and suspected dengue, as the number of dengue cases crossed o... Read More

IndiGo passengers create ruckus over 4-hr delay at Patna airport

PATNA, Oct. 17 -- Flyers created a ruckus at the Patna airport after an IndiGo flight (6E 792) to New Delhi was delayed by over four-and-a-half-hours due to operational reasons on Wednesday evening. ... Read More

State govt staff to get 5% DA hike wef July 1 this year

PATNA, Oct. 17 -- The state government employees will have a Diwali gift this time in terms of enhanced dearness allowance ( DA) in their salary this month. The government has already made the prepar... Read More

Survey reveals toxic water in waterlogged areas

PATNA, Oct. 17 -- Seems there's no respite to the residents of the state capital colonies which remained waterlogged for almost 10 days. After the luring threats of dengue due to filth and garbage, th... Read More