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Thursday, January 18, 2018
 

Bihar

Molest cry on college campus

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A third-year girl student of the prestigious Patna Science College was allegedly molested in full public view on the campus on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Cops find explosives in university hostel

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Police recovered a large quantity of explosives behind Patna College's Iqbal hostel on Wednesday, the day when the Patna University announced February 17 as the date for its students' union election....   | Read..
 

Order to shut junior classes for cold

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Schools in Patna opened on Wednesday to a partially sunny day but biting cold and chilly winds forced the district administration to issue orders to close school up to Class V till January 19....   | Read..
 

Harsh winter spell to continue for a while

First published on 18-Jan-2018
"Not yet," say met department officials as the long spell of harsh winter combined with dense fog continues in Patna and other parts of the state, forcing people to ask when this bone-chi......   | Read..
 

PU poll on Feb. 17

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The Patna University Students' Union (Pusu) election will be held from 8am to 2pm on February 17 and the results will be out by evening, vice-chancellor Rash Bihari Prasad Singh announced on Wednes......   | Read..
 

Airlines sniff Darbhanga take-off

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Private sector low-cost airlines IndiGo and SpiceJet have expressed interest in tapping the Darbhanga airport, located around 150km northeast of the state capital, to start flight operations to New......   | Read..
 

Public urination stick

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A teacher of a government school in Darbhanga has been served a showcause notice for urinating in public....   | Read..
 

DM Ravi inspects chain effort

First published on 18-Jan-2018
District magistrate Kumar Ravi on Wednesday inspected Gandhi Maidan, the state capital's venue of the human chain on January 21 against dowry and child marriage....   | Read..
 

HC call for meat sale report

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The high court on Wednesday asked the Patna Municipal Corporation for a detailed report on the sale of meat in the open, coming down heavily on the civic body....   | Read..
 

Assets whip

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A special vigilance court on Wednesday directed the former special secretary of animal husbandry department (AHD), Devendra Prasad, and his family members to hand over disproportionate assets to th......   | Read..
 

Memories of Kashmir & Benazir's lipsticks

First published on 18-Jan-2018
It was August 1996. I was an Indian Police Service trainee. For three-and-a-half months, I was sent for an attachment with the Border Security Force (BSF) in Kashmir. And my unforgettable Mission K......   | Read..
 

RJD defers major show till February

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The RJD has deferred its statewide campaign against chief minister Nitish Kumar till next month....   | Read..
 

Nitish's claims clash with reality

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said he was satisfied with the way development works had progressed at Udhadih village, around 31km west of the Bhagalpur district headquarters and around 2......   | Read..
 

HC seeks govt reply on alcohol in TB tests

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The high court on Wednesday directed the state government to let it know the orders of the government with regard to use of alcohol in tests conducted for tuberculosis (TB)....   | Read..
 

Tejashwi's dry dare at Sushil & jab at CM

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Wednesday hit out at deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi, who had appealed that the RJD and the Congress should take part in the human chain on Jan......   | Read..
 

Robbers hurl bombs, loot gold

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Panic gripped Taiyabpur Bazar in Kishanganj district after bombs were hurled and cash and valuables looted from the house of an influential farmer and businessman early on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Boom in vehicles is choking city: Experts

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The Centre for Environment and Energy Development organised a roundtable on "Roadmap for improving public transport in Patna" here on Wednesday to identify the key barriers to a sustainab......   | Read..
 

Murder heat on cops

First published on 18-Jan-2018
At least five policemen suffered serious injuries and a police vehicle was set on fire after some residents went berserk following the murder of a newspaper hawker in Bhojpur district, around 80km ......   | Read..
 

Clash leaves woman blind

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A 30-year-old woman lost her eyesight in a violent clash over a property dispute in Nawada, around 120km southeast of Patna, on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Man who threw girls from train arrested

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Mohammad Iddu Ansari, 50, who had thrown out his four daughters from a moving train between Sitapur and Maigalganj in Uttar Pradesh on October 25, 2017, was arrested on Tuesday night from Lucknow s......   | Read..