Bihar  /  Published 05.10.18

CBI arrests sweeper in Bihar shelter horror case

The CBI on Friday arrested another accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse scandal taking the total number of arrests in the case to 15. The CBI picked up Gaurav, a sanitation staff membe...
By Ramashankar in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 05.10.18

Muzaffarpur in trash-to-cash first

The Muzaffarpur Municipal Corporation has converted 3 tonnes of trash into organic fertiliser and sold it a year before Patna Municipal Corporation realises its dream of converting the city’s trash ...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 01.11.18

CBI torturing family: Brajesh

Brajesh Thakur, key accused in the Muzzaffarpur shelter home rapes case, on Wednesday night accused the CBI of “torturing” his family and relatives but sealed his lips when was asked whether chief...
By Gautam Sarkar in Bhagalpur

Bihar  /  Published 19.11.18

Manju Verma assets seizure done in Begusarai

 Property attachment of former social welfare minister Kumari Manju Verma ended on Sunday.A police team led by Manjhaul sub-divisional police officer Suryadev Kumar seized utensils, furniture and...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 16.11.18

Air quality alarm in Bihar’s Patna and Muzaffarpur

The air quality in two of Bihar’s largest cities — Patna and Muzaffarpur — remains alarming despite the focus being always on Delhi.Patna recorded the third worst air quality of the month on Chi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna


Bihar  /  Published 15.11.18

JDU suspends former minister Manju Verma

The Janata Dal United has finally suspended former social welfare minister Kumari Manju Verma, an absconding accused in an Arms Act case linked to the Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes case that the Cent...
By Ramashankar in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 25.10.18

SC poser on long arm of Thakur

The Supreme Court on Thursday sought a response from Brajesh Thakur, one of the prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal, on why he should not be transferred out of Bhagalpur jail to a pr...
By Our Legal Correspondent and PTI in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 07.10.18

Shelter home case: CBI closes in on Brajesh aide

The CBI probing the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse scandal is inching close to Madhu alias Sajista Parveen, a close associate of Brajesh Thakur — the main accused in the rape and torture of i...
By Ramashankar in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 28.06.19

Muzaffarpur deaths may be due to delayed care

A team of doctors investigating the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) deaths in Muzaffarpur has claimed that the attribution to litchi is likely to be wrong and that it found no trace of litchi in at ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.06.19

5 years later, Harsh Vardhan's same promise

Two decisions announced by Union health minister Harsh Vardhan this week to help encephalitis-hit Muzaffarpur are identical to promises he had posted on Facebook during a similar outbreak five years a...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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