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CM opens Rs 35 crore drinking water project in Munger

CM opens Rs 35 crore drinking water project in Munger

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

MUNGER: Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday inaugurated the Rs35.69 crore drinking water project at Khaira in Haveli Kharagpur subdivision, 48km from the district headquarters. The project will benefit around 39,000 people of Khaira and its adjoining six villages suffering from natural calamities for decades due to fluoride contamination of water. Earlier in the day, […]

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Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

Maoists on backfoot as cops make dent in poll-bound Bihar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Barring a few pockets in southern Bihar that share border with Jharkhand, Maoists have little ability to disrupt assembly polls in the state. Though 33 of 38 districts in Bihar are Maoist-hit, security forces have succeeded in cornering the rebel outfit in Gaya, Aurangabad, Nawada, Munger, Jamui and Lakhisarai districts. In Gaya and Jamui, […]

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EC zeroes in on ‘black money’ seats, identifies 62 constituencies in Bihar

EC zeroes in on ‘black money’ seats, identifies 62 constituencies in Bihar

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: More than 25 per cent of Bihar’s 243 constituencies are vulnerable to the use of black money by candidates and their supporters for wooing voters. Additional chief electoral officer R Lakshmanan on Thursday said EC has identified 62 such constituencies which are spread over 25 districts. “We are keeping a close watch on movement […]

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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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Thirty students from three branches of Rahmani30 qualify for IIT-JEE

Thirty students from three branches of Rahmani30 qualify for IIT-JEE

| June 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Thirty students of Rahmani30 have qualified in this year’s Indian Institute of Technology-Joiint Entrance Exam (IIT-JEE 2015). Rahmani30’s Patna Centre has 22 students appear in the Exam out of which 15 qualified, Four out of eight from Rahmani Wave, and four out of 19 from MS Academy Rahmani 30 Hyderabad also qualified. Six of […]

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One killed, 11 others injured in Bihar road accidents

One killed, 11 others injured in Bihar road accidents

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lakhisarai: One person was killed and 11 others were Wednesday injured in road accidents in Lakhisarai and Jehanabad districts of Bihar, police officials said.  A 43 year-old man was killed and six others were injured when a jeep carrying them lost control and overturned on NH-80 near Mankata village in Lakhisarai district, Sub-Divisional Police Officer […]

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BJP to contest 18 council seats

BJP to contest 18 council seats

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: State BJP on Monday said it would contest 18 of the 24 local authority (body) seats of Bihar legislative council, leaving six seats to its alliance partners Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP). State BJP chief Mangal Pandey said four seats Bhojpur, Vaishali, Supaul and Nalanda have been given to […]

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RJD retains ticket of three sitting MLCs, announces candidates for 7 legislative council seats

RJD retains ticket of three sitting MLCs, announces candidates for 7 legislative council seats

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: RJD on Sunday reposed faith in its all three sitting MLCs while deciding tickets for 10 legislative council seats it has been allotted as part of seat-sharing with JD(U), Congress and NCP. The RJD also declared names of candidates for other seven seats and claimed that its10 candidates, by winning the ongoing council elections, […]

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Jitender Singh Tomar confirmed to have passed law examination

Jitender Singh Tomar confirmed to have passed law examination

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Munger/Bhagalpur: AAP leader Jitender Singh Tomar, who quit as Delhi Law Minister after being arrested on charges of furnishing false degrees, was on Friday confirmed to have passed law examination in 1998-99 from a Bihar college. Officials present during the questioning of Tomar, who was brought from Delhi by police at Biswanath Law College in Munger, […]

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Rail projects in Bihar put on fast track with Assembly elections around the corner

Rail projects in Bihar put on fast track with Assembly elections around the corner

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: With Assembly elections in Bihar around the corner, all big railway projects in the state have been put on the fasttrack. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is personally keeping track of the progress of the projects that include two mega-bridges and two locomotive factories. An official in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) told ET […]

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