Special POCSO (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act) judge Ravindra Nath Tripathi on Tuesday convicted Sanjeev Kumar (45), the father of two, for raping his own daughter, a student of Class VIII, for the past two years.
Junior doctors at Nalanda Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) resumed work on Tuesday after the hospital administration lodged an FIR against a patient's attendants for misbehaving with a junior doctor and a senior resident on Sunday night.
A 27-year-old jeweller of Tegha in Begusarai was shot dead by a group of unidentified criminals and robbed of gold jewellery and cash in a running train in Samastipur-Barauni railway section of Eastern Railway in Begusarai on Monday night.
The pictures may not show it, but the niggling tension between allies Janata Dal United and BJP over the recent communal flare-ups showed on the stage with chief minister Nitish Kumar gently reminding Prime Minister Narendra Modi that social harmony was as important as cleanliness.
Two new faces are set to go to the Bihar Legislative Council. RJD sources said former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's son Santosh Kumar Suman and RJD leader from Nalanda, Khurshid Mohisin are going to the Council. Senior leader and RJD state president Ram Chandra Purbey, who has been an MLC before, is also among the hopefuls.