Vaishali

  • 160 houses gutted in fire-related incidents, seven injured 30-03-2014 06:36 PM

    At least 160 houses were gutted on Sunday in fire-related incidents in Bihar's Samastipur, Vaishali and Madhubani districts injuring seven persons, police sources said. A major fire broke out in Chapahi village under Rajnagar police station area in Madhubani district razing more than 70 thatches houses in which an unidentified...
  • Clerk arrested red handed while accepting Rs 5000 as bribe 24-03-2014 06:03 PM

    The vigilance department on Monday arrested a clerk on graft charge from Jandaha block in Bihar's Vaishali district, an official said. Acting on a complaint, a vigilance team laid a trap and caught the Jandaha block office clerk Brij Nandan Rai red handed receiving Rs. 5000 in bribe from Arun...
  • Man robbed of Rs five lakh in Pink City 05-03-2014 08:59 PM

    Two persons, riding a motorcycle, snatched a bag containing Rs 5. 20 lakh from a man in broad daylight in Jaipur on Wednesday, the second such incident in the city in as many days. The duo sped away after robbing Ashok Sharma who had withdrawn the money minutes earlier from...
  • Five men rape two teenaged girls at gunpoint in Vaishali 23-09-2013 09:12 PM

    Patna:Two teenage girls were gang-raped at gunpoint by five men on Monday in Bihar's Vaishali district, police said. The crime occurred in a deserted field at Bidupur in Vaishali, about 40 km from the state capital. "Two girls were gang-raped at gunpoint. The girls were returning to their village after...
  • Delhi: Extra metro trains for Raksha Bandhan 18-08-2013 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has decided to run around 300 extra trains each on Tuesday and Wednesday, in anticipation of the rush of commuters on Raksha Bandhan, an official statement said on Sunday. "In view of the high ridership observed on Rakhi day, and the day before...
  • Delhi: Metro rated as most the comfortable public transport 28-07-2013 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: Passengers in a survey have said that the Delhi Metro was the most comfortable mode of commuting in the city. The survey covered more than 85,000 respondents during the 'Customer Satisfaction Week' from July 15 to 21 and again on July 26, at the top 22 Metro stations...
  • Bihar: Crude bomb explodes inside Vaishali court premises, 1 injured 16-07-2013 12:39 PM

    Patna: A crude bomb exploded inside the Hajipur court premises in Vaishali district of Bihar on Tuesday injuring a lady constable. Taking advantage of the chaos following the blasts, an under trial Sant Lal escaped from the court premises. Four more live bombs have been recovered from a bag in...
  • Two students commit suicide after getting low marks 28-05-2013 05:30 AM

    New Delhi: Two girls committed suicide by hanging themselves in their houses after they got low marks in their Class 12 exams on Monday afternoon, police said. In the first incident, Mahek, 17, committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her house at Rohini area in west...
  • Kolkata: Couple arrested for duping banks 18-05-2013 11:26 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi-based couple was arrested from Kolkata for duping several banks by forging documents, police said Saturday. Kamal Kishore Shukla, 60, and his wife Shashi Shukla, 53 were arrested on May 15 from Kolkata. The duo had obtained housing loans from different banks against a single property in...
  • Pune: Shiv Sena attacks Shetty eatery 30-11-2011 12:32 PM

    Pune: A group of Shiv Sainiks along with Vilas Sonawane, the Shivaji Nagar Shakha Pramukh, stormed into the Vaishali restaurant on Fergusson College Road and vandalised their property on Tuesday afternoon. The unruly mob pelted stones on the property and disrupted the office crowd, which had come to Vaishali for...
  • Bihar children turn reporters to highlight issues 30-11-2011 08:58 AM

    Vaishali: A group of children in Bihar have found a unique way to highlight their everyday problems. They have turned reporters to create awareness about child marriage, child labour and other issues. All of 12, Kajal's awareness about issues is exemplary. The child crusader, part of the child reporter brigade...
  • CJ wins fight against illegal construction 25-04-2011 06:59 AM

    Ashish Kumar, who turned citizen journalist wins his fight against illegal construction under his apartment. ...
  • Watch: Singers campaign for political parties 28-09-2009 03:32 PM

    Singers, reality contestants are out campaigning for their political parties ...
  • Hardwork always pays, says Sa Re Ga Ma Pa's winner 25-01-2009 03:30 PM

    The event was held at Gateway of India on Saturday night. ...
  • Bihar, where water's divided on basis of caste 30-05-2008 04:28 PM

    Birmingham: Former West Indies captain Viv Richards hit back at wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin for making an angry gesture towards him after scoring a century in the third Test against England on Sunday. Ramdin scored 107 not out in an astonishing 10th-wicket partnership of 143 with Tino Best. But on reaching...
  • Mob stones murder accused in Bihar as cops look on 23-02-2008 02:53 PM

    Dubai: David Boon will make his debut as a member of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees when he officiate in the series between Zimbabwe and Pakistan starting September 1 in Bulawayo. Boon, who played 107 Tests and 181 ODIs for Australia, replaced compatriot Alan Hurst in the...
  • Woman paraded for stealing bananas 26-12-2006 06:19 PM

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