Police station staff shifted over mining mafia nexus

PATNA, June 25 -- The entire staff of the Sheikhopur Sarai police station, in Sheikhpura district, was removed on Monday for allegedly letting overloaded trucks pass in exchange for bribes paid by the... Read More

Maoist injured during police encounter

PATNA, June 25 -- A dreaded Maoist on Monday arrested following an encounter between the police and ultras at Mahindbara village under Manhar police station area in Vaishali district. Police said the... Read More

Engine of running train catches fire near Muzaffarpur, traffic hit

PATNA, June 25 -- Locomotive of Anand Vihar bound Sapt Kranti Express caught fire but fortunately nobody was hurt in the mishap at Damodarpur near Muzaffarpur Junction on Monday. The train (12557/1255... Read More

Liquor loot follows car crash in Araria

PURNIA, June 25 -- Locals rushed to loot liquor bottles that tumbled out of a car, after the vehicle had an accident in Araria on Sunday. The Nano car, loaded with illegal liquor, was headed for Purni... Read More

70-year-old man stabbed to death over land dispute

MEERUT, June 25 -- A 70-year-old man was stabbed to death while he was sleeping outside his house at Lukadhadi village under Hastinapur police station area early on Monday morning, police said. Polic... Read More

Woman alleges rape by lekhpal

VARANASI, June 25 -- A 25-year-old woman has alleged that two persons, including a lekhpal, raped her in a car on way to Lucknow on Saturday, police said, adding that one of the accused had been arres... Read More

Bridge, approach road demand: Villagers end hunger strike

Meerut, June 25 -- Residents of villages Hussain Malakpur and Shahpur of Behat area in Saharanpur ended their 10-day-old hunger strike following assurances from officials that they would soon get appr... Read More

UP police team reunites couples

Varanasi, June 25 -- This Uttar Pradesh Police team unites couples who experience discord over trivial issues. On Sunday alone, the team united 12 couples who were adamant about parting ways and filed... Read More

DAV school buses in Gaya on strike, 10,000 students hit

Gaya, June 25 -- Following an indefinite strike by owners of buses that ferry over 10,000 students studying in four DAV schools in Gaya, irate parents, accompanied by their wards, put up a road blocka... Read More

AES deaths: SC seeks replies from Centre, Bihar government

New Delhi, June 25 -- The Supreme Court on Monday expressed "grave concern" over deaths caused by the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar and sought responses from the Central and s... Read More