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Bihar assembly election 2020: Election Commission increases vote-counting stations to ensure social distancing
The counting of votes that were polled for the election of a new government in the state will begin at 8am on Tuesday. The polls to the 243-seat assembly were held in three phases on October 28, November 3 and November 7.
Updated on Nov 09, 2020 03:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will join PM Modi in two of the meetings at Samastipur and Bagaha. The PM will wind up his campaigning in Bihar with election rallies at Sharsa and Forebesganj on November 3.
Updated on Nov 01, 2020 08:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi
Govindganj was one of the two constituencies which were won by the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) in the Bihar Assembly Election 2015.
Published on Oct 29, 2020 04:49 PM IST
Hindustan Times |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Nilavro Ghosh
She was addressing a gathering of party leaders and workers of the Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee as part of Gandhi Chetna rally via a video-conference to mark the 151st birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi
Updated on Oct 02, 2020 04:19 PM IST
South districts of Bihar are likely to experience enhanced rain activity for next two days, said a Met department official.
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 11:47 PM IST
Bihar reported 2,762 cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, taking its overall case tally to 57,270, with 322 fatalities so far.
Updated on Aug 03, 2020 10:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna |Ruchir Kumar | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Seven rivers (small and tributaries) are already flowing above the danger mark at 24 spots in 15 districts Bihar. The embankments are under pressure in these areas.
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 09:27 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Floods have ravaged 27 out of 33 districts, affected more than 2.6 million people and displaced a population of 47,772, which has taken shelter in 564 relief camps across the state, according to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority ’s daily flood report released on Saturday.
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 06:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Nagaon (Assam)/ Patna/ Gangtok |HT Correspondents
According to the state disaster management department, three deaths were reported in Purnia, two in Begusarai while Saharsha, Patna, East Champaran, Darbhanga and Madhepura registered one death each.
Published on Jul 19, 2020 08:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna |Megha| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi
According to the Covid-19 bulletin issued by the department, the new deaths were reported from Bhagalpur and East Champaran districts.
Published on Jul 11, 2020 11:01 AM IST
Patna |Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
A two-member survey team from Dehradun, aided by their counterparts from Nepal, has measured the disputed land at Baluwa village in Dhaka block under Sikarahana subdivision of the East Champaran district on Thursday and Friday.
Updated on Jul 04, 2020 07:01 PM IST
Motihari |Sandeep Bhaskar
According to SDO Dhirendra Mishra, security personnel and a health manager were injured in the attack.
Updated on Apr 16, 2020 08:18 PM IST
East Champaran |Asian News International
In a first information report lodged, the girl’s mother accused one Dipu Baitha, of killing her daughter after raping her. The accused is on the run.
Published on Aug 04, 2019 02:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bettiah |HT Correspondent
After 250-odd flood victims requested the authorities to reconsider the decision, the kitchen was reopened and food was cooked on Tuesday, but the kitchen has not been operational since Wednesday evening
Published on Aug 01, 2019 03:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Sagauli (East Champaran): |Sandeep Bhaskar
The figures of 39 dead due to lightning in the last 24 hours is maximum since the beginning of the year. On June 27, lightning had killed 27 people.
Published on Jul 25, 2019 12:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Rakesh Singh
Bihar’s casualty figures rose since Tuesday, when the count was 33, with districts like Araria, Kishanganj and Sheohar sending reports.
Updated on Jul 18, 2019 01:51 AM IST
New Delhi |HT Correspondents
According to officials, a 15-year-old boy, identified as Rahul Kumar, son of Surendra Kumar, drowned while he was wading through a waterlogged and fell into a ditch at Khairwa Lakhauna village under Ghorasahan police station limits of East Champaran on Friday morning.
Published on Jul 13, 2019 08:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Motihari |Sandeep Bhaskar
The fear of AES forced villagers in Harivanshpur village of Vaishali district to vacate their homes. Most families moved home with their children in tow to other villages after the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
Updated on Jun 25, 2019 11:55 PM IST
Patna |HT Correspondent
The move comes after Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar issued instructions to authorities to create extra space in the hospital after he found that three to four children were being treated on a single bed.
Updated on Jun 21, 2019 01:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Muzaffarpur |HT Correspondent & ANI
So far 143 cases of AES have been reported from 11 districts of Vaishali, Sitamarhi, Sheohar, East Champaran, Patna, Nalanda, Muzaffarpur, Jehanabad, Gaya, Bhojpur and Aurangabad.
Updated on Jun 13, 2019 02:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Following the spate of murders across the state, district police chiefs have been directed to probe the murders and prevent the recurrence of such incidents.
Published on Jun 07, 2019 02:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Avinash Kumar
Police said, three of them died after roof of a poultry farm collapsed and fell at them in Bisrahiya village of East Champaran on Thursday evening.
Published on May 31, 2019 11:49 PM IST
Bettiah |Sandeep Bhaskar
Shivendra Kumar, a resident of Sitamarhi and deputed as the second polling officer at booth number 275 of Sheohar, was killed when the rifle of the constable went off accidentally early on Sunday
Updated on May 13, 2019 08:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | HT Correspondent
British archaeologist Alexander Cunningham, who had visited the Kesaria site in 1861, had claimed to have explored this mound, locally known as Raniwas, and had conducted excavations as well.
Published on May 09, 2019 04:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | Reena Sopam, Patna
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Meet Bihar’s ‘Chunavi Baba’, a poll veteran who has contested nine elections
Born in 1929, Itwar Prasad fought four assembly elections (between 1977 and 1990), two Lok Sabha elections, and some local body elections.
Updated on May 08, 2019 05:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Govindpur (East Champaran) |Sandeep Bhaskar
Five people were killed and 11 others were injured when a speeding truck rammed into an overloaded auto rickshaw carrying at least 15 passengers on National Highway 31 near Rani Sarai village in rural Patna on Monday.
Published on Mar 26, 2019 05:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna |HT Correspondents
Speaking to mediapersons at a hospital in Motihari, the woman said the three men had subjected her to eve-teasing, passed lewd comments and demanded sexual favours for the past few days.
Published on Mar 05, 2019 12:09 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Motihari |Sandeep Bhaskar
The accident took place when the fan belt of the water pump snapped, sending its nuts and bolts flying and a nut piercing the boy’s skull.
Updated on Jan 07, 2019 07:54 AM IST
Motihari (Bihar) |Press Trust of India
Heera Kumar came to know that his grandmother, Geeta Devi, had given up the idea of constructing a toilet owing to its cost. So he decided to use a khurpi (spade) to dig two pits.
Published on Sep 24, 2018 01:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bettiah (Bihar) | , BettiahSandeep Bhaskar
East Champaran district magistrate Raman Kumar said that no one died in the accident and that the 13 passengers, who had boarded the bus from its starting point Muzaffarpur, were undergoing treatment for injuries.
Published on May 04, 2018 06:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Motihari | , MotihariSagar Suraj