Tag: Maharajganj

Dead lizard allegedly found in Bihar mid-day meal, 25 children taken ill

Dead lizard allegedly found in Bihar mid-day meal, 25 children taken ill

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

At least 25 children of a government school in Bihar’s Siwan district fell ill on Friday after eating mid-day meal in which a dead lizard was found, officials said. The children were admitted to a government hospital in Siwan and are said to be out of danger, said Durgesh Kumar, a district official. The children […]

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Can Nitish Kumar save himself?

Can Nitish Kumar save himself?

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Maharajganj village on the border of Ara and Buxar districts, some adults, their cattle and their half-naked infants rest under the shade of an ancient tree after a long day of work in the fields in the peak harvest season. They seem reluctant to talk about politics — agricultural labourers, they are pre-occupied with […]

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Actress Rina is unfazed as she takes on ‘bahubalis’ in Bihar

Actress Rina is unfazed as she takes on ‘bahubalis’ in Bihar

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unlike one tormentor usually seen in the movies, Bhojpuri actress and AAP candidate Rina Rani is facing three ‘bahubalis’ (musclemen) at the poll hustings in Bihar’s Maharajganj parliamentary constituency. The 40-year-old actress, who has acted in Bhojpuri films such as Gundai Raj, Yadav Paan Bhandar and Apne Begane, is pitted against Prabhunath Singh of the […]

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Election 2014: Repoll at 33 polling stations in Bihar today

Election 2014: Repoll at 33 polling stations in Bihar today

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Election Commission (EC) declared that repoll at the 33 polling stations in five Lok Sabha constituencies of Bihar would be held on Sunday. Voting at these polling stations in Aurangabad, Karakat, Gaya, Nawada and Jamui was hampered due to various reasons including security related problems during the first phase of elections in the […]

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Congress declares candidates for 3 Assembly by-polls in Bihar

Congress declares candidates for 3 Assembly by-polls in Bihar

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Congress in Bihar on Saturday declared its candidate for Maharajganj Assembly seat with a “hope” that ally RJD will not field its nominee but said if Lalu Prasad’s party still decided to contest this and two other seats in the bypolls it was ready for a “friendly” fight. Congress has nominated Kutul Krishna, state spokesman as […]

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Rs 2.17crore cash seized after model code

Rs 2.17crore cash seized after model code

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The notification for election to parliamentary constituencies of Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Muzaffarpur, Maharajganj, Saran, Hajipur (R) and Ujiarpur and assembly constituencies of Chiraia and Maharajganj were issued by the office of chief electoral officer (CEO), Bihar, on Saturday. The constituencies will go to polls on May 7 and accordingly, the last date for filing nominations […]

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Bihar Assembly polls: Congress withdraws two nominees

Bihar Assembly polls: Congress withdraws two nominees

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Party did not want any confusion to prevail vis-a-vis the alliance with the RJD for the Lok Sabha elections Congress has decided to withdraw its candidates from Vaisi and Khochadhaman assembly seats where bypoll will be held along with three other constituencies. Congress has decided against contesting Kochadhaman and Baisi assembly seats and asked its […]

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Sadhu Yadav not to contest against sister Rabri Devi

Sadhu Yadav not to contest against sister Rabri Devi

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Former MP Sadhu Yadav Friday said he will not contest the Lok Sabha polls from Bihar’s Saran constituency, where his sister and former chief minister Rabri Devi is fighting on an RJD ticket, but from the Maharajganj constituency instead. Anirudh Prasad Yadav alias Sadhu Yadav said he will contest the polls from Maharajganj as an […]

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Cong to contest 2 out of 5 assembly seats in Bihar

Cong to contest 2 out of 5 assembly seats in Bihar

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Congress is gearing up to field its candidates in two of the state’s five assembly constituencies that will go to the polls simultaneously with the Lok Sabha elections. In its report to the central party leadership on the five assembly constituencies, the state Congress has pleaded that the party should stake claim on Baisi […]

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Siwan

Siwan

| October 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Siwan Also known as(Bombay of Bihar)is one of the districts of Bihar state, India, and Siwan town is the administrative headquarters of this district. Siwan district is a part of Saran Division. The town is known for its great past especially that the ‘First President’ belonged to Jeeradei. Siwan is situated in the western part […]

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