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2 girls among 20 arrested in drunken state

2 girls among 20 arrested in drunken state

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

NAWADA: At least 20 people, including two girls, were arrested on Tuesday after they were found in an inebriated condition and six liquor bottles seized from them at an integrated check post at Rajauli in Nawada district. During routine checking of vehicles at the integrated check post, the police intercepted a luxury vehicle and found […]

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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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Changing colours of the state’s Red Zone

Changing colours of the state’s Red Zone

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Though it’s just half-an hour’s drive from Jehanabad town, Sikaria village was out of bounds for many. Gun-toting Maoists called the shots and murder and mayhem were routine till a few years ago. Now, Sikaria looks every bit a normal village with telltale signs of upcoming assembly elections. Posters fraying on the edges remind residents […]

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EC transfers Bihar Home Secy, 7 DMs, 9 district police chiefs ahead of polls

EC transfers Bihar Home Secy, 7 DMs, 9 district police chiefs ahead of polls

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The EC further ordered the Bihar Chief Secretary to ensure the transferred officials are “not posted to any election-related post”.  In a major reshuffle in the run-up to the Bihar assembly polls, the Election Commission on Friday transferred the state’s Home Secretary, nine District Magistrates and seven district police heads from their posts. The EC […]

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BJP MP describes Sonia Gandhi as mythical ‘Putana’, Rahul a parrot

BJP MP describes Sonia Gandhi as mythical ‘Putana’, Rahul a parrot

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nawada: In yet another incident of bad mouthing Congress President Sonia Gandhi, BJP MP Ashwini Kumar Choubey described her as the demonic mythical character ‘Putana’ and called Rahul Gandhi a parrot. He also attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD President Lalu Prasad saying they have aligned with Gandhi not knowing that they would […]

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मरम्मत के अभाव में दम तोड़ रही सड़कें

मरम्मत के अभाव में दम तोड़ रही सड़कें

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

नवादा : जिले में सड़कों का जाल तो बिछा लेकिन आज भी कई सड़कों का निर्माण अधर में लटका है। मरम्मति के अभाव में राजमार्ग संख्या 31 समेत कई पथ अपनी पहचान खो रहे हैं। कई पथों का निर्माण तो आरंभ हुआ लेकिन कार्य की गति मंथर तो गुणवत्ता का अभाव है। ककोलत जलप्रपात तक […]

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BSNL putting up 5,000 Base Transceiver Station towers in the country

BSNL putting up 5,000 Base Transceiver Station towers in the country

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

NAWADA: Union Minister for Telecommunications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that the public telecom operator BSNL is putting up 5,000 Base Transceiver Station (BTS) towers across the country to provide better services to its customers. “BSNL is putting up 5,000 BTS towers across the country to provide better services, of which 1,250 […]

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Solar charkha model to generate employment for 5cr women: Minister

Solar charkha model to generate employment for 5cr women: Minister

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Junior Union minister for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) Giriraj Singh said there should be no politics in development and took a potshot on Nitish government saying though many people talk about ‘Badhta Bihar’ few actually worked towards it. Inaugurating a Tool Room and Training Centre (TRTC) on the MSME Development Institute campus […]

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Power corp on job to improve infrastructure, electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents to end soon

Power corp on job to improve infrastructure, electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents to end soon

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Electricity woes of Muzaffarpur residents will end within five to six days once new conductors are installed between the Muzaffarpur Thermal Power Station (MTPS) and Bhikhanapura grid substation. “People will have to bear with us till then,” Bihar State Power Transmission Company Limited (BSPTCL) managing director Sanjay Kumar Singh told Vithika Salomi in an interview. […]

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Poor law and order finds echo in Bihar council

Poor law and order finds echo in Bihar council

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The deteriorating law and order situation in the state prominently figured in the council during zero hour on Friday. As soon as the house assembled for the day’s scheduled business, BJP member Lal Babu Prasad moved an adjournment notice demanding special debate on the law and order situation in the state.Prasad said there has […]

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