Bihar  /  Published 10.12.18

SC: No evidence of Brajesh jail torture

The Supreme Court on Monday said there was “absolutely nothing” in the medical examination report to suggest that Brajesh Thakur, prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case, w...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.02.19

Seven Bihar shelter girls ‘vanish’, six found later

Four girls earlier housed at the Muzaffarpur shelter where minors were allegedly raped were found missing along with three other inmates from a home in Patna’s Mokama early on Saturday, triggering a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Skeletons found behind hospital in Muzaffarpur

Dozens of human skeletons and loose bones were found scattered across dense bushes behind the Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur on Saturday, triggering an outcry and prompting au...
By Dev Raj in Muzaffarpur

India  /  Published 18.06.19

Experts to probe acute encephalitis syndrome in Bihar

The Union health ministry has asked a multi-disciplinary panel of experts to help Bihar combat an outbreak of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) that has killed more than 80 children.The panel will est...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.19

Criminal apathy in shelter homes for children

A distinctive marker of Indian culture is its barely-concealed ill-treatment of children. Their safety and well-being are so low on the list of priorities for State and society that the highest court ...
By The Editorial Board in


India  /  Published 08.01.20

No evidence of children's murder at Muzaffarpur shelter home: CBI to SC

There is no evidence of murder of children in Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home, the CBI told the Supreme Court on Wednesday.The probe agency told the apex court that two skeletons were recovered from ...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.19

5 arrested over Kankinara station murder

Police have so far arrested five persons with criminal antecedents in connection with the murder of a commuter at Kankinara railway station in North 24-Parganas early on Saturday when he tried to resi...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kankinara

West Bengal  /  Published 14.09.19

Passenger killed in Kankinara rail station in clash belt

A bereaved young man returning to his Nadia home from Bihar to mourn the death of his brother was shot dead by suspected robbers in the early hours of Saturday at the railway station in Kankinara, whi...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kankinara

India  /  Published 25.10.18

Shelter home case: 'Scary' details stun SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday termed as “horrible” and “scary” details placed before it about the investigation into the case of Muzaffarpur shelter home where several girls were allegedly rap...
By PTI in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 13.12.18

Bye-bye, Bihar’s house of horrors

A five-member team headed by Muzaffarpur municipal corporation executive engineer Suresh Prasad on Thursday started demolishing a portion of the four-storey building in which the state government-fund...
By Ramashankar in Patna


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