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On a tip-off, the police pulled the bodies out of the burning pyre. While the girl’s body was completely burnt, the boy’s half-burnt body was sent for autopsy.(HT Archives. Representative image)

Two teens stabbed to death in Bihar’s Aurangabad, hate crime suspected

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2020 07:21 AM IST
The incident took place in a village under Muffasil police station area on Saturday. The police have registered a case against 15 people, most of whom are absconding.
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Police officials investigating at the railway track where 16 migrant workers died and several injured in a train accident in Aurangabad on Friday.(ANI)
Police officials investigating at the railway track where 16 migrant workers died and several injured in a train accident in Aurangabad on Friday.(ANI)

‘Migrants thought trains not plying’: Railway safety watchdog after 16 killed

By Anisha Dutta | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2020 05:52 PM IST
At least 16 migrant labourers were crushed to death in the early hours of Friday morning by a goods train in Maharashtra after they fell asleep on the tracks. An inquiry has been ordered by the railway safety commissioner.
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Aurangabad police said Thakur worked as a cleaner of the bus and he was arrested on December 21, 2012, from his village.(HT Photo)
Aurangabad police said Thakur worked as a cleaner of the bus and he was arrested on December 21, 2012, from his village.(HT Photo)

Delhi gang-rape convict’s wife files for divorce over stigma

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2020 05:38 PM IST
Three other convicts of the case have now approached the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for a stay on their hanging.
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Abdul Sattar’s comments came amid reports of unrest over the alliance with ideologically opposite parties – Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Congress – but senior Sena leaders have dismissed it.(ANI/ Twitter)
Abdul Sattar’s comments came amid reports of unrest over the alliance with ideologically opposite parties – Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Congress – but senior Sena leaders have dismissed it.(ANI/ Twitter)

‘Heads will be smashed, legs broken’: Shiv Sena leader’s warning on poaching MLAs

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 04:12 PM IST
Abdul Sattar, who represents the Sillod assembly constituency in Aurangabad district, has threatened people against luring away the Sena’s members of legislative assembly (MLA) with physical violence.
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Mentally ill woman lynched in Bihar over child-lifting rumours

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2019 07:31 AM IST
The latest lynching comes days after one Rohit Kumar was beaten to death at Choudhary Bihga village in Aurangabad district on August 19 over child lifting rumours.
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The security forces began the combing operation on Wednesday, following a tip-off that around 15 Maoists were hiding in the forest.(HT Photo)
The security forces began the combing operation on Wednesday, following a tip-off that around 15 Maoists were hiding in the forest.(HT Photo)

3 Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Aurangabad

By Avinash Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 08:49 AM IST
Uniformed bodies of three Maoists killed were recovered from the spot, along with AK-47 and INSAS rifles.
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Even as the situation has somewhat stabilised Muzaffarpur, cases of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Gaya and Aurangabad districts have kept health officials on toes.(Parwaz Khan /HT PHOTO)
Even as the situation has somewhat stabilised Muzaffarpur, cases of acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) in Gaya and Aurangabad districts have kept health officials on toes.(Parwaz Khan /HT PHOTO)

12 kids admitted to hospital in Gaya with AES symptoms, no fresh death

By Anil Kumar Ojha | Gaya
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2019 02:04 PM IST
As many as 12 children were admitted to the Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital in Gaya, of which three succumbed during treatment during the last four days.
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In Maharashtra, out of a total of 353 talukas or blocks, nine have been categorized as over-exploited. But Tamil Nadu has the highest number of talukas in the over-exploited category (358), followed by Rajasthan (164), Uttar Pradesh (113)and Punjab (105). (PTI photo)
In Maharashtra, out of a total of 353 talukas or blocks, nine have been categorized as over-exploited. But Tamil Nadu has the highest number of talukas in the over-exploited category (358), followed by Rajasthan (164), Uttar Pradesh (113)and Punjab (105). (PTI photo)

Govt data shows steep decline in groundwater levels

By Jayashree Nandi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2019 08:58 AM IST
Out of 6,584 blocks assessed in the country, 1,034 are in the over-exploited category, 253 in the critical category, 681 in the semi-critical category, 96 in the saline category, and 4,520 in the safe category.
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The drought situation in Maharashtra has been further aggravated with no water in at least 20 major dams in the state, the latest statistics released by the state government’s water resources department reveals.
The drought situation in Maharashtra has been further aggravated with no water in at least 20 major dams in the state, the latest statistics released by the state government’s water resources department reveals.

Maharashtra’s dams running dry, set to aggravate drought scenario

By Shrinivas Deshpande | Pune
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 10:02 AM IST
Even as the arrival of the monsoon is at least one-and-a-half month away, 20 major dams in the state such as Jayakwadi in Aurangabad district, Manjra in Beed district and Bhima-Ujani in Solapur district have gone dry.
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BJP MLC’s uncle shot dead in suspected Maoist attack in Bihar.(HT File Photo)
BJP MLC’s uncle shot dead in suspected Maoist attack in Bihar.(HT File Photo)

BJP MLC’s uncle shot dead in suspected Maoist attack in Bihar

By Prasun K Mishra | Aurangabad
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2018 08:03 AM IST
In the attack, the attackers also blew up a community development building and fired several rounds on both the houses.
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Union minister Upendra Kushwaha sat on a day-long fast in Bihar’s Aurangabad district on Saturday to protest against the state government’s delay in allotting land for a Kendriya Vidyalaya.(Upendra Kushwaha/Twitter)
Union minister Upendra Kushwaha sat on a day-long fast in Bihar’s Aurangabad district on Saturday to protest against the state government’s delay in allotting land for a Kendriya Vidyalaya.(Upendra Kushwaha/Twitter)

Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha sits on fast to protest delay in allotting land for Kendriya Vidyalaya in Bihar

By Indo Asian News Service | Devkund (Bihar)
PUBLISHED ON DEC 08, 2018 09:25 PM IST
Union minister Upendra Kushwaha will also sit on a day-long fast in Nawada district on Sunday to protest against the inordinate delay in alloting land for a Kendriya Vidyalaya there.
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Villagers outside the BRBCL township in Aurangabad, Bihar, on September 11, 2018.(Ajay Kumar Choubey / HT Photo)
Villagers outside the BRBCL township in Aurangabad, Bihar, on September 11, 2018.(Ajay Kumar Choubey / HT Photo)

Blockade of township in Bihar’s Aurangabad ends after NTPC agrees to repair power cable

By Ruchir Kumar | Hindustan Times, Patna, Patna
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2018 12:16 PM IST
Tension had gripped the BRBCL township area on Sunday as around 700 people, mostly employees of the NTPC, a Central public sector undertaking, and their family members were “held hostage” by villagers who were protesting discontinuation of power supply by the NTPC after its power cables developed snag late on Friday.
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Maratha Kranti Morcha protesters block a road as police personnel keep a watch during a district bandh, in Solapur, Maharashtra on July 30.(PTI Photo)
Maratha Kranti Morcha protesters block a road as police personnel keep a watch during a district bandh, in Solapur, Maharashtra on July 30.(PTI Photo)

Man commits suicide in Beed; 5th death over Maratha quota demand

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2018 04:11 PM IST
Police said the man, in a suicide note, wrote that he is taking the extreme step in support of Maratha reservation demand.
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Farmers protest by spilling milk and vegetables at Khed Shivapur in Pune on Friday.(HT Photo)
Farmers protest by spilling milk and vegetables at Khed Shivapur in Pune on Friday.(HT Photo)

Maharashtra farmers go on strike, block highways to cut off supplies

By Faisal Malik | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2018 01:24 PM IST
The strike is part of a nation- wide protest across 130 cities to highlight the ongoing agrarian crisis and press for demands.
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Sachin Joshi(left) and Onkar Oak at Dhawalgad fort.(HT PHOTO)
Sachin Joshi(left) and Onkar Oak at Dhawalgad fort.(HT PHOTO)

City trekker duo locate ‘lost’ fort near Purandar

By Ashish Phadnis | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2018 04:03 PM IST
Dhavalgad is situated near Amble village in Purandar taluka. Dhavaleshwar temple on the fort is well known in local villages. However, it wasn’t known to the trekking or research community. 
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