Darbhanga

  • Sampark Kranti leaves 4 coaches behind while departing from Darbhanga 18-04-2014 01:47 PM

    Train movement under Samastipur rail division was hampered for around two hours on Friday morning when Darbhanga-New Delhi Sampark Kranti Superfast Express sped ahead leaving four coaches behind at Laheriasarai station in Darbhanga district. Railway officials said the Delhi-bound train started its journey at 8.35 am from Darbhanga station and...
  • DMCH junior doctors sit on indefinite strike, demand Rs 50,000 stipend 28-01-2014 02:19 PM

    Around 200 junior doctors of the Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) in Bihar's Darbhanga district on Tuesday went on an indefinite strike to press for their demand for hike in stipend. "We have launched an indefinite strike to press for our demand for hike in stipend to Rs 50,000...
  • No need to dial 100, just ring 'Jehangiri Ghanti' to call police 27-01-2014 04:31 PM

    In a unique initiative, the police in Darbhanga zone in Bihar has introduced concept of "Jehangiri ghanti (bell)" at the residence of officials which anybody in distress can press for action round-the-clock. The idea has been introduced by new Inspector General of Police, Darbhanga zone, Arvind Pandey, in all the...
  • District officials confined by JD(U) workers for non-allotment of shops to fishermen 20-12-2013 07:56 AM

    The Darbhanga Deputy Development Commissioner and some other district officials were on Thursday confined for about five hours by a group of JD(U) workers, led by an MLA, for non-allotment of shops to fishermen. The JD(U) MLA from Bahadurpur, Madan Sahni, led the protesters, and locked all the three exit...
  • All district headquarters in the state linked with Patna by road 26-11-2013 11:01 PM

    The Bihar government has registered a significant achievement by linking all district headquarters of the state with Patna and now it takes maximum six hours by road to reach the state capital from any of the district headquarters town. This has been achieved due to construction/improvement of 1296.93 km major...
  • Mahabodhi blasts: NIA announces Rs 10 lakh reward for clues 10-07-2013 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has announced Rs 10 lakh reward for anyone providing clues leading to the Mahabodhi temple bombers. Even three days after a series of blasts rocked the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, security agencies and Bihar Police have failed to any major lead in...
  • Bihar: UPA woos Nitish, approves Rs 4,000 crore package under PMGSY 07-07-2013 09:39 AM

    Patna: In another instance of Congress reaching out to Nitish Kumar, the Union Rural Development Ministry has approved Rs 4,000 crore for the construction of 5,700 km of rural roads, highest allotment for the state in the past 12 years. "I'm happy that today. I'll inform Bihar Chief Minister Nitish...
  • Bihar: Students from Belgium donate Rs 2 cr build TB centre 13-12-2012 09:02 AM

    Darbhanga: Students from Belgium are in Bihar on a special mission - to build a tuberculosis research centre in Darbhanga. They have not only donated a whopping sum of Rs 2 crore for the project, but are also working as labourers. This group of bright young students from Belgium are...
  • Two killed in Bihar earthquake 18-09-2011 10:56 PM

    Patna: Two persons were killed in Bihar's Nalanda and Darbhanga areas after a tremor shook several parts of the state on Sunday evening, officials said. A five-year-old girl died after a wall collapsed on her while she was playing at a house in Nalanda's Sabanhua village, they said. According to...
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  • SC boy, Muslim girl beaten for marrying 15-10-2006 05:03 PM

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  • Bihar village misses it's annual floods 05-09-2006 03:34 PM

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