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Three Bihar school boys detained for gangrape


July 27th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Patna/Shimla, July 26 (IANS) Three Bihar school students, named as accused in the alleged gangrape of a teenaged Class 11 colleague, have been detained, police said Thursday.The accused, sons of ... Read more...

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Ex-Bihar police chief’s illegal assets to be seized


July 24th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 24 (IANS) The Patna High Court Tuesday ordered the confiscation of former Bihar police chief Narayan Mishra's illegal assets, a lawyer said."The court dismissed a petition challenging a ... Read more...

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Bihar seeks bail cancellation of 101 criminals


July 6th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 6 (IANS) In a bid to check increasing crime, the Bihar government has sought cancellation of bail to 101 criminals, including politicians and gangsters convicted for murder, kidnapping, ... Read more...

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CBI probe recommended in Ranvir Sena chief killing


June 6th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 6 (IANS) The Bihar government has recommended a CBI probe into the murder of Ranvir Sena chief Brahmeshwar Singh 'Mukhiya', the police chief said Wednesday.Bihar police chief Abhyanand ... Read more...

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Close aide of legislator arrested in Ranvir Sena chief’s killing


June 6th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 6 (IANS) A special investigation team (SIT) of the Bihar Police has arrested a close aide of a ruling party legislator in connection with the June ... Read more...

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Three troopers arrested in Bihar


May 27th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 27 (IANS) Three Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) troopers have been arrested and five suspended in Bihar for opening fire at villagers, killing one person, police said Sunday.The villagers ... Read more...

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Terror suspect’s arrest violated law: Nitish Kumar to Gowda


May 13th, 2012 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Patna May 13 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has written to his Karnataka counterpart D.V. Sadanand Gowda protesting against the state police arresting an alleged member of the banned Indian ... Read more...

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A Tamil Nadu-born police officer acts in Bhojpuri film


May 3rd, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 3 (IANS) A top Bihar Police officer, who is a Tamilian by birth, has fulfilled his acting dream. He debuts as a boatman with Bhojpuri film "Devra Pe ... Read more...

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26 police officials sacked for corruption


March 17th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 17 (IANS) Bihar has dismissed 26 police officials for corruption, officials said Saturday.Bihar police chief Abhyanand said the sacking took place in the last two and a half ... Read more...

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Bihar dismisses five police officials for corruption


February 10th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 10 (IANS) Five police officials in Bihar's Gaya district have been dismissed from service for corruption, officials said Friday.Magadh range Deputy Inspector General of Police N.H. ... Read more...

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Bihar to confiscate BJP lawmaker’s assets


February 4th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 4 (IANS) After confiscating the assets of corrupt officials, Bihar has now initiated a process to confiscate the property of a ruling party legislator in a corruption ... Read more...

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Court orders confiscation of former DGP’s assets


February 1st, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 1 (IANS) A court here Wednesday ordered the confiscation of the assets of former Bihar police chief Narayan Mishra and his wife on corruption charges.Special Judge (Vigilance) Ramesh ... Read more...

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Bihar Police confirm terror threat to Dalai Lama event


January 7th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 7 (IANS) A shadow of terror looms over the Buddhist Kalchakra puja at a holy site in Bihar's Bodh Gaya which is being attended by Tibetan ... Read more...

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Theft of Rajendra Prasad’s watch being probed


January 3rd, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 3 (IANS) Bihar Police have begun a probe into how the gold wrist watch of India's first President Rajendra Prasad reached Geneva in Switzerland after ... Read more...

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Family of KBC Rs.5 crore winner fears his abduction


October 30th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 30 (IANS) The family and friends of Sushil Kumar, who became the first contestant to win Rs.5 crore on "Kaun Banega Crorepati", are fearing his abduction. But ... Read more...

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Five Bihar police officials suspended for custodial death


September 13th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 13 (IANS) Five police officials have been suspended in Bihar's Rohtas district for their alleged involvement in a custodial death, police Tuesday said.Rohtas Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj ... Read more...

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US researcher says she is fine, police deny abduction (Lead)


June 30th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 30 (IANS) Bihar Police Thursday denied that suspected Maoists abducted an American university scholar researching on the rebels in Jamui district. The researcher, Juhi Tyagi, herself contacted a ... Read more...

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Tenth round of Bihar panchayat polls under way


May 18th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 18 (IANS) Voting for the tenth and final round of Bihar panchayat polls began amid tight security Wednesday morning and was proceeding peacefully, officials said.According to Election Commission ... Read more...

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Seventh round of Bihar panchayat polls continues peacefully (Lead)


May 9th, 2011 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Patna, May 9 (IANS) Large number of people turned out to cast their ballot in the seventh phase of the Bihar panchayat polls that began Monday morning amidst tight security, ... Read more...

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Bihar panchayat polls see 60 percent turnout (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 27 (IANS) The third round of Bihar's 10-phase panchayat polls saw a 60.5 percent voter turnout Wednesday, with sporadic incidents of violence and alleged rigging attempts, officials said."About ... Read more...

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Sporadic violence mars Bihar second phase polls (Second Lead)


April 24th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 24 (IANS) The second round of Bihar's 10-phase panchayat polls Sunday saw 58.8 percent voter turnout with sporadic incidents of violence and alleged vote rigging attempts, officials said."About ... Read more...

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Sporadic violence mars Bihar’s panchayat polls (Lead)


April 24th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 24 (IANS) At least 30-35 percent voting was registered till 1.30 p.m. in Bihar's second phase of panchayat polls Sunday that were marred by sporadic incidents of violence, ... Read more...

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Bihar to probe how Hasan Ali got passport (Lead)


March 11th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 11 (IANS) The Bihar Police said Friday it will probe how Hasan Ali Khan, accused of stashing away billions of dollars abroad, got a passport from here on ... Read more...

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Probe into passport on fake address to Hasan Ali


March 11th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 11 (IANS) The Bihar Police will probe into a passport issued to Hasan Ali Khan, accused of stashing away billions of dollars abroad, from the regional passport office ... Read more...

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CBI readies to probe Bihar legislator’s murder


January 12th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 12 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will probe the sensational murder of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Raj Kishore Kesri by a woman teacher who had accused ... Read more...

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Nitish Kumar orders CBI Probe into legislator’s murder


January 8th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 8 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Saturday ordered a CBI probe into the murder of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Raj Kishore Kesri by a woman teacher who ... Read more...

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Police arrest six Maoists in Gaya


December 26th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya (Bihar), Dec.26 (ANI): Bihar Police arrested six Maoists and recovered a huge cache of weapons and explosives in Gaya District on Sunday.Police recovered one AK-47, two carbines, two country made pistols, ... Read more...

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Seven killed as bomb explodes in Bihar (Second Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people, mostly children, were killed and around half a dozen seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Bihar bomb explosion (Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 21 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and five seriously injured Sunday morning when a cylinder bomb exploded at Pachokhar village in Bihar's Aurangabad district, police said.The bomb was ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent voting in final phase of Bihar polls (Fourth Lead)


November 20th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 20 (IANS) More than three million people defied the Maoists' poll boycott call Saturday to vote in 26 constituencies in the sixth and final phase of the Bihar assembly ... Read more...

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Two Maoists arrested in Gaya


November 17th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya (Bihar), Nov.17 (ANI): Two Maoists were arrested by the Bihar Police in Gaya during a police raid in some areas keeping in view the security during the ongoing elections in the ... Read more...

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Security tightened along border areas of Bihar, Jharkhand to curtail Maoist menace


November 15th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya(Bihar), Nov.15 (ANI): In a bid to curtail the increasing Maoist menace in the region, security has been tightened along the border areas of Bihar and Jharkhand.Bihar Police and paramilitary force ... Read more...

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Maoist commander, 5 others s arrested in Bihar’s Gaya District


November 1st, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Gaya, Nov 1 (ANI): Bihar police nabbed six hard core Maoists including Deep Singh, the area commander of the Revolutionary Core Committee (RCC) from Gaya District.A police team headed by Senior Superintendent ... Read more...

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Peaceful voting on in Bihar (Second Lead)


November 1st, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 1 (IANS) The fourth phase of the Bihar assembly elections that began Monday morning in 42 constituencies, which include Patna and some Maoist-affected areas, proceeded peacefully with people lining ... Read more...

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Police foil Maoist bid to blow up Aurangabad District school


October 29th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Bihar), Oct. 29 (ANI): Police in Bihar's Aurangabad District foiled a Maoist bid to blow up a school building on Thursday.Police said the Maoists had planted an improvised explosive device (IED) ... Read more...

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