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Four killed as truck falls from bridge

Four killed as truck falls from bridge

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four persons including two women and two children were killed when a truck fell from a bridge in Udawantnagar police station area of Bihar’s Bhojpur district this evening. Udawantnagar Station House Officer (SHO) Mithilesh Kumar said the incident happened at Tiania bridge. On Ara-Sahar Road, over a canal that brings water to the area from […]

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Bihar demands Sone water from UP share

Bihar demands Sone water from UP share

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: At the meeting of the tribunal for the sharing of Sone water from Bansagar dam in Madhya Pradesh (MP), Bihar on Friday demanded one million acre foot (MAF) of Sone water from the share of Uttar Pradesh (UP) for keeping the flow of Sone water steady in its territory.┬áThere has been shortage in the […]

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Gun market blazes in Bihar ahead of polls

Gun market blazes in Bihar ahead of polls

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The bazaar for weapons, especially for AK-47 rifles, is thriving as gun and muscle power are actively used in the badlands of Bihar ahead of the general election. The weapons are so easily available to these goons that they are known to dump a firearm or two in rivers during police raids. A series of […]

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Patna

Patna

| October 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Patna is the capital of the Indian state of Bihar, and one of the oldest continuously inhabited places in the world. The modern city of Patna lies on the southern bank of the Ganges. The city also straddles the rivers Kosi, Sone and Gandak. The population is 1.8 million people. Patna is approximately 25 km […]

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Bhojpur

Bhojpur

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bhojpur is an administrative district in the state of Bihar in India. The district headquarters are located at Arrah also known as Ara. The district occupies an area of 2,474 km┬▓ and has a population of 1,792,771 (as of 2001). History This district played a major role in India’s struggle for independence. Veer Kunwar Singh […]

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