West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.20

Rats nibble away at trader’s livelihood

First the lockdown ate into his livelihood; now rats have nibbled on the chances of turning around. Haider Ali, a migrant worker from Birbhum who had to sell his wife’s gold earrings and borrow...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 17.07.19

Bihar flood victims turn to rats

The Bihar flood death toll rose to 86 on Wednesday as more areas in the 12 affected districts got inundated, impacting 4.68 lakh people and forcing many marooned residents to hunt rats for food.As the...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 30.10.18

Rats in Darbhanga ICU killed baby, says dad

A nine-day-old baby died at of Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday morning and the infant’s father has complained to the district administration that his child was killed by rat bite, ...
By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

India  /  Published 02.09.19

Rat-bite cry from VIP prison in Srinagar

Rats are on the prowl inside Kashmir’s resort-turned-VVIP prison, where three dozen top pro-India politicians are being held since their arrest last month when the state’s special status was revok...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 07.03.19

Rat turns jewel thief in Patna

The rats of Bihar are upping their game. Not long ago, they allegedly drank thousands of litres of India made foreign liquor seized and kept in various police stations of the dry state. Now, a rodent ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.20

Rats! garment traders' enemy

Garment and footwear traders, who have not been allowed to reopen their shops when businesses are restarting elsewhere as per Unlock 1.0, are now faced with another crippling crisis: rats eating into ...
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