Motihari

  • SP names Raghunath Gupta as its candidate from Motihari constituency 31-03-2014 08:45 PM

    Samajwadi Party on Monday declared Raghunath Gupta as its candidate from East Champaran (Motihari) constituencyin Bihar. Gupta's name has been finalised by SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, party spokesman Rajendra Chowdhury said. Gupta is an old SP leader and had been in jail for 19 months during Emergency, he added....
  • Charas worth Rs 10 lakh seized, three arrested 07-01-2014 05:52 PM

    Contraband valued at Rs 10 lakh in the international market was seized and three persons arrested on Tuesday from near a railway station in Bihar's Motihari district, police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team raided a place near Motihari railway station and seized 10 kg of charas from...
  • Bihar: Nitish Kumar's convoy kills one person in Muzaffarpur 07-12-2013 09:16 PM

    Bihar: One man was killed after he was hit by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar convoy in Muzaffarpur district. According to reports, Shambhu Yadav was hit by a car escorting chief miniter while he was returning from Motihari. Locals claim that the car didn't stop after running over the man. He...
  • Bhatkal says remittance to his family was coming from Pak: Sources 01-09-2013 08:19 AM

    New Delhi: Indian Mujhahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, who is currently in NIA's custody, has accepted that he has links with Pakistan and that remittance to his family was coming from across the border, according to sources. Bhatkal, whose real name is Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa, had earlier told interrogators that...
  • Blasts carried out to send a message: Bhatkal tells Motihari SP 30-08-2013 07:33 PM

    Arrested Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal and his associate have "without any remorse" acknowledged that they carried out many bomb blasts so as to "send a message", a top district police official who interrogated the terror mastermind, on Friday said. "Bomb blast karta hu message dene ke liye (I carry...
  • Bhatkal arrest: Is this the beginning of the end of Indian Mujahideen? 29-08-2013 11:44 PM

    One of India's most wanted and Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal during his interrogation in Motihari has said that he does not regret carrying out terror attacks in India, according to police sources. ...
  • Bhatkal says he does not regret carrying out terror attacks in India: Sources 29-08-2013 10:04 PM

    New Delhi/ Motihari (Bihar): One of India's most wanted and Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal during his interrogation in Motihari has said that he does not regret carrying out terror attacks in India, according to police sources. Bhatkal was arrested from the India-Nepal border along...
  • Andhra Police will question Yasin Bhatkal: Hyderabad police chief 29-08-2013 07:40 PM

    Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal has been arrested from the India-Nepal border along with his close aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi. ...
  • IM's Yasin Bhatkal, key aide Asadullah Akhtar arrested 29-08-2013 04:22 PM

    New Delhi/ Motihari (Bihar): One of India's most wanted and Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal has been arrested from the India-Nepal border along with his close aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi. Yasin Bhatkal, the head of Indian Mujahideen's operations in India, is the key suspect...
  • News briefs: PMC makes trade licence must for shops in Patna 05-08-2013 11:41 PM

    Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) is gearing up to put in place a system that will make licences compulsory for shops and other commercial establishments. All shops, street-vendors and even chicken and meat sellers would soon need to compulsorily get trade licences from the civic body. Shopkeepers will need Rs 2,000...
  • FTN: Is 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' the dream of every Indian? 07-11-2011 11:58 PM

    Sushil Kumar from Motihari in Bihar is the first person to win the mega prize of five crore rupees in 'KBC 5'. ...
  • KBC Rs 5 crore winner to be NREGA's face 07-11-2011 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Sushil Kumar, the Rs 5 crore Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) jackpot winner, has agreed to be the brand ambassador for the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA). Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh had written to Sushil Kumar congratulating him on his win. Ramesh had expressed his...
  • KBC Rs 5 cr winner gets a hero's welcome at home 06-11-2011 07:16 PM

    Motihari: A hysterical crowd greeted the man who's now a celebrity. Overnight, Sushil Kumar's home in Motihari, Bihar has become the best known address. The narrow lanes and the thatched house, where Kumar lives, has seen nonstop celebrations. None in his family had ever dreamt of having even few lakh...
  • Rs 5 crore winner in KBC returns home 05-11-2011 08:09 AM

    Sushil Kumar is the first contestant to win the Rs 5 crore jackpot on Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) programme. ...