Archive for June, 2015

NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hajipur: The BJP along with its two NDA associates on Tuesday began a joint campaign for election to 24 seats of Legislative Council slated for July 7, which is billed as semi-final before Assembly polls later this year. Union Minister and LJP President Ramvilas Paswan, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi and Union Minister and Rashtriya […]

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Har Ghar Dastak: Nitish’s Bihar strategy is old fashioned door-to-door campaigning

Har Ghar Dastak: Nitish’s Bihar strategy is old fashioned door-to-door campaigning

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ambitious campaign, designed by team that worked for Narendra Modi, will kick off on July 2, simultaneously from 10,000 locations in Bihar. It is no coincidence that the large posters that came up to dominate Patna’s skyline earlier this month all feature the same photo of Nitish Kumar, as if caught mid-speech, against the same […]

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‘Operation Smile’ to trace missing children across Bihar

‘Operation Smile’ to trace missing children across Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

To unite 346 missing children with their parents, Bihar Police will launch ‘Operation Smile’ across the state from tomorrow. The month-long operation will be conducted under direct monitoring of its nodal agency, CID (Weaker Section), and directions have been given to all 971 police stations in the state to trace the missing children. CID Additional […]

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66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

66 Special Auxiliary policemen dismissed from service in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bihar government today dismissed 66 Special Auxiliary Policemen (SAP) from service on charges of indiscipline and breaching the rules of employment. Additional Director General (Police Headquarters) Sunil Kumar said that of the dismissed policemen, 17 are from Muzaffarpur district, 14 from Bhagalpur, 11 from Sitamarhi, seven each from Saran and Siwan, six from Sheohar […]

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Caught on camera: Over 370 students openly cheat in Bihar university

Caught on camera: Over 370 students openly cheat in Bihar university

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Darbhanga: Another incident of mass cheating has come to light in Bihar. 370 students who appeared for the exam at the Lalit Narayan University in Darbhanga were caught on camera blatantly cheating. The students were seen sitting with books and chits. “As soon as the exam started at 2 pm, I made sure the chits […]

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Family protests lynching of Bihar school director

Family protests lynching of Bihar school director

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A day after the director of a private school was lynched following the recovery of the bodies of two students in Nalanda district, hundreds of protesters and family members of the deceased blocked a road and disrupted rail traffic on Monday, demanding a CBI investigation. The bodies of Ravi Kumar and Sagar Kumar of Devendra […]

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BJP doesn’t understand anything about Bihar polls, claims RJD

BJP doesn’t understand anything about Bihar polls, claims RJD

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Tuesday claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not understand anything about polls in Bihar, adding that the party did not even have manifestos and ideas for the same. “BJP does not understand anything about Bihar elections. They don’t have manifestos and ideas; they have a negative campaign […]

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Two killed as 11000 KV electric line falls on them in Bihar

Two killed as 11000 KV electric line falls on them in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Munger: Two persons were electrocuted when a high voltage power line snapped and fell on them in Munger district of Bihar during the early hours today. “The two villagers were sitting alongside the road when an 11,000 KV electricity supply line passing overhead snapped and fell on them. They died on the spot,” Munger Superintendent […]

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Bihar lynching: A day later, villagers show no remorse

Bihar lynching: A day later, villagers show no remorse

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Villagers also trashed the drowning theory as they claimed that the boy from Pachwara knew how to swim, and that his clothes were found at some distance from the crime scene. A day after a Nalanda school director was lynched by an angry mob over the deaths of two students, irate villagers showed little remorse […]

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Nearly 80 children fall ill after eating midday meal in Bihar Govt School in Madhubani

Nearly 80 children fall ill after eating midday meal in Bihar Govt School in Madhubani

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Madhubani: Nearly 80 children fell ill after eating midday meal at a government school in Bihar. Soon after consuming the meal at the Bhavnathpur School in Madhubani district, the students complained of headache, uneasiness followed by burning sensation in their mouth and throat. They were immediately rushed to the nearby hospital for treatment. A district […]

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