Forbesganj

  • Forbesganj: SC seeks Bihar's stand on CBI probe 10-10-2011 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday sought the Bihar government's stand on a plea for a CBI probe into the police firing on a group of villagers in Forbesganj in June that left five persons dead. A bench of justices RM Lodha and JS Khehar issued notice to the...
  • Forbesganj: Lalu holds Nitish, Modi responsible 05-09-2011 09:13 PM

    Forbesganj: RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Monday held Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy SK Modi responsible for the police firing at Bhajanpura in Bihar's Araria district in June. Prasad, who led a march organised by his party from Patna to Forbesganj, said the firing "could have been...
  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Forbesganj tomorrow 30-06-2011 06:08 PM

    Araria: AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will visit Forbesganj in Araria district of Bihar on Friday to know the circumstances leading to the police firing that killed four Muslims on June 3. Gandhi would land at IAF airbase in Purnia from New Delhi and leave for Forbesganj in Araria district,...
  • NHRC to probe Forbesganj police firing 20-06-2011 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission today said it will send a team for conducting an on-the-spot inquiry into alleged police firing and killing of four persons in Forbesganj in Bihar on June 3. The rights panel has asked its Director General (Investigation) to depute a team to the...
  • In Forbes' India, Forbesganj remains an anomaly

    The Other |  Nadim Asrar
    Bihar, in a new, resurgent India, is often presented as a case study of what a positive politics of development and inclusive growth can yield....

  • Forbesganj firing: Bihar govt fails to act 15-06-2011 10:20 PM

    Patna: No action has been taken by the Nitish Kumar government even 10 days after the police crackdown on villagers in Forbesganj in Bihars Araria district where four people were killed in police firing. Amia Khatoon has been mourning the loss of her 16-year-old son Mustaq, who was shot at...