Mixed strain of virus found as cases rise

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- A mixed strain of dengue virus, with DEN-3 and DEN-4, considered less severe but more infective, followed by DEN-2, the most severe, is prevalent in Patna, which has reported 1,374 ... Read More

Man awarded 20 years in jail for unnatural sex with minor

BHABUA, Sept. 25 -- A special Protection of children from sexual offences (POCSO) court awarded 20 years rigorous imprisonment (RI) to a man for unnatural sex with a 10-year-old mentally challenged in... Read More

Patna-Howrah Vande Bharat flagged off

Patna, Sept. 25 -- The long-awaited 12348/12347 Patna-Howrah Vande Bharat Express went on its inaugural run from Patna on Sunday after Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged it off virtually from New De... Read More

Police seize 25 vehicles of sand smugglers

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- At least six persons were arrested and 25 vehicles seized for illegal sand mining, police said. FIR is being lodged with the police station concerned in this regards, they said. "T... Read More

Ghanta Ghar in Ara to get a facelift

ARA, Sept. 25 -- Ghanta Ghar situated in the heart of Ara will be given a facelift. It will be built by CSR (corporate social responsibility) fund of REC (rural electrification corporation limited). O... Read More

Two die, as many lose eyesight in suspected hooch tragedy in Bihar

BETTIAH, Sept. 25 -- At least two people died and as many lost their eyesight after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Sunday, police said. Muzaffarpur's town depu... Read More

Bihar's child helpline units reconstituted across districts

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- Care and assistance facilities for abandoned children or victims of trafficking, physical abuse or any kind of exploitation will soon be available on the emergency service number 10... Read More

Dalit woman stripped naked, forced to drink urine, thrashed

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- A dalit woman was allegedly forced to drink urine after being assaulted and stripped naked under Khushrupur police station on Saturday night, police said. DSP Fatuha, S Yadav said ... Read More

Development prog in 61 blocks in Bihar starts from October

PATNA, Sept. 25 -- Bihar government has prepared a block development strategy for implementing the aspirational block programme ( ABP), launched early this year, in 61 selected blocks of the state, fr... Read More

Travis Scott's signed sneaker: Reseller puts a sole-ful pricing at Rs.25L

India, Sept. 25 -- In the realm of celebrity autographs, American rapper and singer Travis Scott has carved out a unique niche by adding his personal touch to fans' footwear. Known for generously givi... Read More