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Everything you need to know about Kaimur (bhabua): news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Everything you need to know about Kaimur (bhabua): news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

12,000 detonators recovered in Bihar

April 1, 2014 at 11:17 AM

Patna, April 1 (IANS) Nearly 12,000 detonators were recovered and a man was arrested in this connection early Tuesday in Bihar's Kaimur dictrict, police said.

Man burnt alive over land dispute in Bihar

March 22, 2014 at 2:36 PM

Patna, March 22 (IANS) A man was burnt alive in Bihar's Kaimur district over an alleged land dispute, police said Saturday.

Painting the town green in Bihar

January 16, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Bhabua (Bihar), Jan 16 (IANS) A Bihar town is painting itself green to send out an environment friendly message, an official said.

A Tendulkar temple in Bihar

November 19, 2013 at 2:21 PM

Patna, Nov 19 (IANS) A temple for Sachin Tendulkar came up Tuesday in a Bihar village with a life-sized statue of the cricketer.

Modi meets kin of Patna serial explosions (Roundup)

November 2, 2013 at 9:15 PM

Patna, Nov 2 (IANS) BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Saturday said he met the families of those killed in Sunday's Patna serial blasts, to share "their pain and agony".

Congress raises Godhra issue, says Modi's Bihar visit reflects his 'double standards'

November 2, 2013 at 11:55 AM

New Delhi, Nov. 2 (ANI): Terming BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's visit to Bihar to meet the families of those killed in the Patna serial blasts to be a 'political stunt', the Congress Party on Saturday raised the issue of post-Godhra riots, and asked whether he had ever visited the residence of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, one of those killed during the riots across Gujarat, and consoled his wife.

Modi consoles Raj Narain Singh's family, BJP hands over cheque of Rs. 5 lakh(Update: Modi)

November 2, 2013 at 11:07 AM

Gaurichak (Bihar), Nov. 2 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi consoled the family members of Raj Narain Singh, who was killed in the serial blasts in Patna on October 27, here today, and assured them that his party stands behind them in this hour of grief.

33 Bihar districts declared drought hit

September 18, 2013 at 8:36 PM

Patna, Sep 18 (IANS) Thirty-three of the 38 districts of Bihar have been declared drought hit, an official said Wednesday.

How to save fuel: Bihar officer sets example

September 4, 2013 at 3:04 PM

Patna, Sep 4 (IANS) An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer in Bihar is trying to set an example on how to save fuel -- by not using his official vehicle and going to work on foot or on a bicycle.

Lightning kills 27 in Bihar

June 5, 2013 at 12:18 PM

Patna, June 5 (IANS) At least 27 people, including women and children, have been killed in lightning strikes across Bihar in the past 24 hours, an official said Wednesday.

Licences of 194 stone crusher units cancelled in Bihar

April 13, 2013 at 4:44 PM

Patna, April 13 (IANS) Mining licences of 194 stone crusher units operating in Bihar's Rohtas district have been cancelled following the rrevokation of their no-objection certificates (NOCs) by the state pollution control board, an official said Saturday.

Police's free coaching offer a hit in Maoist zone

March 20, 2013 at 2:42 PM

Patna, March 20 (IANS) In Bihar's troubled Maoist zone, police are coaching for free over 2,000 students to help them crack competitive exams. Wards of jailed extremists too have joined the classes, said a police officer.

Man, two minor kids fall to 'honour killings' in Bihar

November 19, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Patna, Nov 19 (IANS) In an another incident of honour killing in Bihar, a man and his two minor children were murdered and his wife critically injured for marrying against her family's wishes, police said Monday.

Doctors in Bihar protest the order to display best and worst doctors

September 26, 2012 at 5:01 PM

Infuriated at a district magistrate's order to display the five best and five worst doctors, the medical fraternity in Bihar asked Wednesday that the same practice should be followed with bureaucrats in the state.

Doctors at loggerheads with bureaucrats in Bihar

September 26, 2012 at 3:15 PM

Patna, Sep 26 (IANS) Outraged at a district magistrate's order that pictures of five best and five worst doctors be displayed, the medical fraternity in Bihar demanded Wednesday that the same be done for bureaucrats in the state.

Now, tigers and leopards targeted by Maoists

September 12, 2012 at 5:22 PM

Patna, Sep 12 (IANS) Pushed to a corner after "Operation Biswas", a police drive to contain Maoists, the rebels have now struck upon a new strategy to collect funds, police say.

Jairam Ramesh refuses dialogue with unions under Sangharsh banner

August 23, 2012 at 6:48 PM

New Delhi, Aug 23 (ANI): Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has refused to meet the people's representatives from across the country, who were in the national capital to protest against his ministry's diluted version of what should have been a comprehensive Bill to replace the Land Acquisition Act 1894.

Man kills wife, commits suicide over extra-marital affair

August 11, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Patna, Aug 11 (IANS) A man in Bihar's Kaimur district Saturday shot dead his wife as he suspected that she was having an affair. He then shot himself, police said.

Goods train derailed in Bihar, disrupts more than 90 trains

July 13, 2012 at 3:45 PM

In major mishaps, twenty-six wagons of a goods train derailed in Bihar's Kaimur district damaging tracks.

Goods train derails in Bihar; no casualties

July 13, 2012 at 8:16 AM

Patna, July 13 (IANS) Twenty-six wagons of a goods train derailed in Bihar's Kaimur district early Friday, damaging tracks and disrupting train services, officials said. No casualties were reported.

Bihar to provide sanitary napkins at nominal price

July 12, 2012 at 8:16 PM

Patna, July 12 (IANS) Bihar will provide sanitary napkins at a nominal cost in rural areas of its 10 districts to raise awareness about menstrual health and hygiene among the women, an official said.

Man pushed out of train, dies

June 24, 2012 at 6:51 PM

Patna, June 24 (IANS) A man from Delhi died after being pushed out of a running train in Bihar by a railway official who was angry that the victim refused to pay a bribe, police said Sunday.

Dalit killed for using hand pump

June 2, 2012 at 5:03 PM

Patna, June 2 (IANS) A Dalit man was beaten to death in a Bihar village by upper caste henchmen for drawing water from a common hand pump, police said Saturday.

Bihar axes appointment of 11 school teachers

May 30, 2012 at 1:51 PM

Patna, May 30 (IANS) The Bihar government has cancelled the appointment of 11 teachers in primary schools in Kaimur district after their training certificates were found unacceptable, officials said Wednesday.

Nitish development claims non-existent: CPI-ML

April 29, 2012 at 8:10 PM

Patna, April 29 (IANS) Hundreds of Communist Party of India- Marxist-Leninst (CPI-ML) cadres protested against the visit of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to Kaimur district Sunday and rejected his "claims" of development and establishment of law and order in Bihar, officials said.

Satellite phones to help Bihar fight Maoists, floods

April 23, 2012 at 12:52 PM

Patna, April 23 (IANS) Satellite phones will be installed at 85 places in Maoist and flood-affected districts of Bihar for better communications in times of emergency, officials Monday said.

Much-awaited work begins on Durgawati project in Bihar

April 18, 2012 at 5:17 PM

Patna, April 18 (IANS) After more than three decades, much-awaited work on the Durgawati reservoir project on the Sone river began Wednesday in Bihar's Rohtas district, officials said.

Bihar polls: Voting begins for final phase

November 20, 2010 at 10:10 AM

Patna. Nov.20 (ANI): Polling for the sixth and the final phase of Bihar elections began in 26 of the 243 assemblies on Saturday morning.

Elaborate security in place for last phase of Bihar Assembly polls

November 19, 2010 at 12:40 PM

Patna, Nov 19 (ANI): Elaborate security arrangements have been made to ensure a free and fair poll during the sixth and last phase of Bihar Assembly elections on Saturday.

Maoists blow up four buildings in Bihar

April 11, 2010 at 4:46 PM

Patna, Apr 11 (ANI): Maoists blew up four government buildings in Bihar's Kaimur and Aurangabad Districts late on Saturday night.

Congress announces list of candidates for Bihar Assembly by-elections

August 23, 2009 at 8:28 PM

New Delhi, Aug.23 (ANI): Congress party on Sunday announced the list of seven candidates for the upcoming State Assembly by-elections in Bihar.

Maoists in Jharkhand shun bullets for ballots

April 4, 2009 at 10:21 AM

Ranchi, Apr 4 (ANI): Maoists, who shunned ballots and boycotted polls, have woken up to parliamentary democracy. They are seeking party tickets for the parliamentary elections in Jharkhand.

Indian village bachelors building road to access potential brides

March 7, 2009 at 4:47 PM

Melbourne, Mar 7 (ANI): Desperate bachelors in a remote village in India are building a new road, which they hope will provide them access to potential brides.

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March 7, 2009 at 4:38 PM

Melbourne, Mar 7 (ANI): Desperate bachelors in a remote village in India are building a new road, which they hope will provide them access to potential brides.

Prowling tiger triggers panic in Bihar village

January 3, 2009 at 2:25 PM

Patna, Jan 3 (IANS) A tiger that wandered into a Bihar village from a nearby reserve has created panic after residents spotted it hiding in the fields. Forest officials are camping in the area to catch the animal that has reportedly killed two people in neighbouring Uttar Pradesh.

'Nirmaya', a helping hand for specially-abled person

March 27, 2008 at 12:00 AM

"Nirmaya" a Health Insurance Scheme was launched for the welfare of persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple