Tag: Sheohar

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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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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Robber hacks man to death, gets killed by victim’s family

Robber hacks man to death, gets killed by victim’s family

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

A 28-year-old man was hacked to death by a robber in northeast Delhi’s Sonia Vihar early on Friday. The accused was subsequently overpowered and thrashed to death by the victim’s family and local residents. The victim, identified as Chitranjan Kumar from Bihar’s Sheohar district, stayed in the Chauhan Patti village near Sonia Vihar with his […]

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Drought shadow looms in 22 districts of Bihar

Drought shadow looms in 22 districts of Bihar

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: All is not well with the agriculture scenario in the state as the rainfall this monsoon season is deficient to the extent of 17%. While the state should have received 376.8mm rainfall by now, it has got only 323mm. Though the state IMD had earlier predicted a normal monsoon in Bihar and Jharkhand despite […]

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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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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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No party for Muslims

No party for Muslims

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: This promised better ‘treatment’ to the Muslim class when the Bhartiya Janata Party’s national president Rajnath Singh in his recent address apologized to the community for the 2002 Gujarat communal riots saying “I assure you. If there has been any mistake, we will bow down and ask for forgiveness.” He even urged the community […]

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Bihar BJP keeps off Sabir Ali episode

Bihar BJP keeps off Sabir Ali episode

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar BJP on Saturday washed its hands of former JD(U) Rajya Sabha member Sabir Ali’s induction in the party in Delhi on Friday. After fielding him from Sheohar, the JD(U) had expelled Sabir from the party after his praise of BJP’s PM pick Narendra Modi. As the TV grab showed, Sabir joined the BJP […]

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Shahid Ali Khan gets JD(U) ticket from Sheohar LS seat

Shahid Ali Khan gets JD(U) ticket from Sheohar LS seat

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Shahid Ali Khan, the lone Muslim face in the Nitish Kumar government has been given JD(U) ticket to contest from Sheohar parliamentary seat in place of Sabir Ali. After consultations with JD(U) national president Sharad Yadav, Chief Minister Kumar and senior leaders, the party decided to make Khan its candidate from Sheohar in place […]

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‘Mrs Bahubalis’ in Bihar are trying to restore their husbands’ clout through victory at the polls

‘Mrs Bahubalis’ in Bihar are trying to restore their husbands’ clout through victory at the polls

| March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

It is a tale of two women who are trying hard to regain the lost clout of their bahubali (strongman) husbands by winning the upcoming Lok Sabha polls as their substitutes in Bihar. Heena Shahab and Veena Devi belong to different political parties but they are in the poll fray for similar reasons. Both their […]

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