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CM among 40 new Omicron cases in Bihar

Omicron has emerged as the predominant strain of Covid-19 in Bihar after all 40 Covid-19 samples, including that of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, tested positive for the “variant of concern” during the second round of genome sequencing test at the IGIMS on Tuesday, when the state reported 4,551 new Covid-19 cases, down from 5,410 on Sunday, taking the total count of active cases to 33,883, officials said.
A health worker collects swab samples in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
A health worker collects swab samples in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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Bihar reels under cold wave conditions, Gaya shivers at 5.1°C

Bihar continued to reel under intense cold conditions with the mercury dropping below 10°C at several places, said officials of Patna Meteorological Centre on Tuesday.
A foggy day in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
A foggy day in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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ByMegha

Bihar considers relaxation in liquor law

The Bihar government is contemplating to relax some of the stringent provisions of its liquor prohibition law in force since April 2016 and provide relief for first-time offenders, said a senior official of the prohibition and excise department.
Liquor prohibition law is in force since April 2016 in Bihar. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Liquor prohibition law is in force since April 2016 in Bihar. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Updated on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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ByArun Kumar and Avinash Kumar, Patna

Another newly elected mukhiya gunned down in Gopalganj

Newly elected mukhiya (panchayat head) of Dhatiwana panchayat in Goplaganj district was shot dead by two unidentified men at his rented accommodation in Gopalganj town on Tuesday, police said.
According to police, the incident occurred around 6.35 am, when two motorcycle-borne men shot the mukhiya, identified as Sukhal Musahar, before stabbing him. (Photo for representation)
According to police, the incident occurred around 6.35 am, when two motorcycle-borne men shot the mukhiya, identified as Sukhal Musahar, before stabbing him. (Photo for representation)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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Chhattisgarh court rejects IPS officer GP Singh’s bail plea in DA case

IPS officer GP Singh, a 1994-batch IPS officer, served as additional director general of ACB and EOW before he was transferred to the Chhattisgarh police academy in June last year.
IPS officer GP Singh’s lawyer said his client’s bail request was rejected by the Chhattisgarh court. Singh was arrested on charges of possessing disproportionate assets
IPS officer GP Singh’s lawyer said his client’s bail request was rejected by the Chhattisgarh court. Singh was arrested on charges of possessing disproportionate assets
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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Punjab polls: Former army chief Gen JJ Singh joins BJP

JJ Singh, who was first Sikh to be appointed as the Army chief, had contested the 2017 assembly polls on the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ticket from Patiala but lost security deposit against former chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh. The ex-army chief had stood poor third in these polls
Former army chief Gen JJ Singh on Tuesday joined the BJP.
Former army chief Gen JJ Singh on Tuesday joined the BJP.
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:48 PM IST
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Two kids killed by leopards near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary

The half-eaten bodies of the kids were recovered in forests under Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary on Tuesday after a massive search operation by locals along with forest department team and police
The forest department has also started preparations to install cages in villages near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) to trap the leopards. (Pic for representation)
The forest department has also started preparations to install cages in villages near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) to trap the leopards. (Pic for representation)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:47 PM IST
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By, Bahraich

Pimpri-Chinchwad arrest gang of dacoits, 14 pistols, 8 live rounds seized

PUNE The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune
The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune. (HT PHOTO)
The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune. (HT PHOTO)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:47 PM IST
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Study pitches for 5,000 artificial bird nests to mitigate impact of bullet train

The study found that the area of alignment houses as many as 55,446 bird nests, of which a large majority (44,897) were baya weaver nests
Representation image. Researchers noted significant evidence that birds were breeding in the area. (ANI)
Representation image. Researchers noted significant evidence that birds were breeding in the area. (ANI)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:42 PM IST
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ByPrayag Arora-Desai

41-year-old arrested for grievously injuring sibling in Pune

PUNE A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad on Sunday night
A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad. (HT PHOTO)
A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad. (HT PHOTO)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:41 PM IST
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CM among 40 new Omicron cases in Bihar

Omicron has emerged as the predominant strain of Covid-19 in Bihar after all 40 Covid-19 samples, including that of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, tested positive for the “variant of concern” during the second round of genome sequencing test at the IGIMS on Tuesday, when the state reported 4,551 new Covid-19 cases, down from 5,410 on Sunday, taking the total count of active cases to 33,883, officials said.
A health worker collects swab samples in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
A health worker collects swab samples in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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By, Patna

Bihar reels under cold wave conditions, Gaya shivers at 5.1°C

Bihar continued to reel under intense cold conditions with the mercury dropping below 10°C at several places, said officials of Patna Meteorological Centre on Tuesday.
A foggy day in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
A foggy day in Patna on Tuesday. (Santosh Kumar/HT Photo)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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ByMegha

Bihar considers relaxation in liquor law

The Bihar government is contemplating to relax some of the stringent provisions of its liquor prohibition law in force since April 2016 and provide relief for first-time offenders, said a senior official of the prohibition and excise department.
Liquor prohibition law is in force since April 2016 in Bihar. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Liquor prohibition law is in force since April 2016 in Bihar. (Santosh Kumar/HT photo)
Updated on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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ByArun Kumar and Avinash Kumar, Patna

Another newly elected mukhiya gunned down in Gopalganj

Newly elected mukhiya (panchayat head) of Dhatiwana panchayat in Goplaganj district was shot dead by two unidentified men at his rented accommodation in Gopalganj town on Tuesday, police said.
According to police, the incident occurred around 6.35 am, when two motorcycle-borne men shot the mukhiya, identified as Sukhal Musahar, before stabbing him. (Photo for representation)
According to police, the incident occurred around 6.35 am, when two motorcycle-borne men shot the mukhiya, identified as Sukhal Musahar, before stabbing him. (Photo for representation)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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Chhattisgarh court rejects IPS officer GP Singh’s bail plea in DA case

IPS officer GP Singh, a 1994-batch IPS officer, served as additional director general of ACB and EOW before he was transferred to the Chhattisgarh police academy in June last year.
IPS officer GP Singh’s lawyer said his client’s bail request was rejected by the Chhattisgarh court. Singh was arrested on charges of possessing disproportionate assets
IPS officer GP Singh’s lawyer said his client’s bail request was rejected by the Chhattisgarh court. Singh was arrested on charges of possessing disproportionate assets
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:55 PM IST
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Punjab polls: Former army chief Gen JJ Singh joins BJP

JJ Singh, who was first Sikh to be appointed as the Army chief, had contested the 2017 assembly polls on the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ticket from Patiala but lost security deposit against former chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh. The ex-army chief had stood poor third in these polls
Former army chief Gen JJ Singh on Tuesday joined the BJP.
Former army chief Gen JJ Singh on Tuesday joined the BJP.
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:48 PM IST
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Two kids killed by leopards near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary

The half-eaten bodies of the kids were recovered in forests under Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary on Tuesday after a massive search operation by locals along with forest department team and police
The forest department has also started preparations to install cages in villages near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) to trap the leopards. (Pic for representation)
The forest department has also started preparations to install cages in villages near Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) to trap the leopards. (Pic for representation)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:47 PM IST
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By, Bahraich

Pimpri-Chinchwad arrest gang of dacoits, 14 pistols, 8 live rounds seized

PUNE The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune
The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune. (HT PHOTO)
The Pimpri-Chinchwad crime branch officials seized 14 pistols and eight live cartridges from a gang of dacoits who were arrested two weeks ago in Pune. (HT PHOTO)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:47 PM IST
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Study pitches for 5,000 artificial bird nests to mitigate impact of bullet train

The study found that the area of alignment houses as many as 55,446 bird nests, of which a large majority (44,897) were baya weaver nests
Representation image. Researchers noted significant evidence that birds were breeding in the area. (ANI)
Representation image. Researchers noted significant evidence that birds were breeding in the area. (ANI)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:42 PM IST
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ByPrayag Arora-Desai

41-year-old arrested for grievously injuring sibling in Pune

PUNE A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad on Sunday night
A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad. (HT PHOTO)
A 41-year-old man has been arrested for attempted culpable homicide of his younger sister for asking him to return their mother’s bank card in Pimple Saudagar area of Pimpri-Chinchwad. (HT PHOTO)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 09:41 PM IST
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