Biharsharif

  • Two examinees killed, one injured after miscreants push them down a hill June 1, 2014

    Two examinees were killed and another injured on Sunday after they were pushed down a hill by miscreants under Sohsarai police station area in Bihar's Nalanda district, police said. The incident took place near the Mahavir temple premises as three students from Purnia district, who had come to Biharsharif to appear in...
  • Muslim clerics to boycott marriage of drunkards, dowry seekers January 14, 2014

    Drunkards and dowry seekers in eastern states will find it difficult to get their marriage solemnised with a group of Muslim clerics deciding to boycott such people. The decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of clerics called in Biharsharif by Kazi Maulana Mansoor Alam, chief of "Darul-Qaza", a...
  • RJD leader praises Modi, says he is PM material, mocks Manmohan August 14, 2013

    A senior leader of Lalu Prasad's RJD has described BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi as the "most popular" leader of the country today who has the capability to become Prime Minister. Mocking the incumbent PM Manmohan Singh, RJD MLC Nawal Kishore Yadav told reporters in Biharsharif on Tuesday night, "democracy is run by...
  • Two girls gangraped by five students in Bihar July 30, 2012

    Biharsharif: Two girl students were allegedly gangraped by five fellow students at a lodge in Bihar's Nalanda district on Monday, police said in Biharsharif. The victims have been brought to a government hospital for medical check-up, SP Nishant Kumar Tiwary said, adding that a complaint has been lodged in Silao police...