Seizure of AK series weapons from Munger in Bihar: NIA chargesheets arms trafficker

Newsroom24x7 Network Patna: NIA on Wednesday 2 June, filed supplementary charge-sheet before NIA Special Court here against an arms trafficker from Gaya district in Bihar. The accused arms trafficker is Rajiv Kumar Singh @ Chunnu Singh S/o Mithilesh Prasad Singh, resident of Village-Tetar, falling under Polive Station Atri, in Gaya district of Bihar. He has… Read More Seizure of AK series weapons from Munger in Bihar: NIA chargesheets arms trafficker

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the 7th time

Newsroom24x7 Network Patna: Nitish Kumar, on Monday 16 November, was administered oath as Chief Minister of Bihar by the State Governor Fagu Chauhan at a simple function at Raj Bhawan here. Kumar has been sworn-in for the fourth consecutive term and seventh time as Chief Minister of Bihar. BJP President JP Nadda and Union Home… Read More Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the 7th time

Hostel for deaf and dumb in Bhopal, shelter home in Bihar, rapes and sexual abuse

Newsroom24x7 Network   Bhopal/Patna: Close on the heels of the shocking detection of the “sexual abuse” of at least 34 minor girls living in a shelter home at Muzaffarpur in Bihar, a 20 year old speech-impaired tribal girl has come forward and lodged a similar complaint with the Police alleging that she was raped repeatedly… Read More Hostel for deaf and dumb in Bhopal, shelter home in Bihar, rapes and sexual abuse

Anti-quota agitation: Firing at Arah in Bihar, mixed response in many states

….Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal/Patna/Lucknow/Jaipur: There was a mixed response to the anti-reservation Bharat Bandh (country-wide call for strike) today (Tuesday 10 April 2016) with firing reported in Arah district of Bihar, group clashes in Punjab and curfew imposed in Bhind and Morena district of Madhya Pradesh to prevent unlawful assembly of people. Prohibitory orders were also… Read More Anti-quota agitation: Firing at Arah in Bihar, mixed response in many states

Tension prevails in communal strife-torn Bihar

Newsroom24x7 Network Patna: No fresh violence was reported today but tension prevailed in communal strife-torn Bihar where the situation is returning to normalcy. There is heavy police deployment in all three Samastipur towns that were hit by communal violence. In Samastipur, the police arrested two BJP leaders today on the charge of inciting communal violence.… Read More Tension prevails in communal strife-torn Bihar

Nitish Kumar quits as Bihar Chief Minister

Newsroom24x7 Staff Patna/New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today resigned after the RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav ruled out the resignation of his son, the deputy chief Minister Tejashwi Prasad Yadav over the land-for-hotel case that has engulfed the entire Lalu family. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Nitish resigned after the ruling JD(U)… Read More Nitish Kumar quits as Bihar Chief Minister

Mixed response to Opposition call for strike on demonetisation

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The opposition parties today held a nationwide agitation against the decision of the Modi-led NDA government to stop the use of high level currency notes in the country. Altough it did not join the Opposition call for strike, the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal led by chief Minister Mamata Banerjee… Read More Mixed response to Opposition call for strike on demonetisation

Woman burnt alive in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district

Newsroom24x7 Staff Muzaffarpur (Bihar): A woman, engaged as a junior engineer with Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Gaurantee Act related work in Muzaffarpur district in Bihar has been brutally burnt alive at her home. When contacted by Newsroom24x7, a police officer posted at the Ahiapur police station said that the crime was detected on Monday… Read More Woman burnt alive in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district

Nitish: Prisoner of Prohibition

Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s refusal to learn from the decision of Patna High Court striking down the notification on prohibition for being ultra vires the Constitution defies political reasoning. By replacing a law with a more draconian notification, he braved out the legal setback to show his commitment to prohibition. Nitish… Read More Nitish: Prisoner of Prohibition

International Tiger Day and the Tale of Tumbling Tiger Numbers

Newsroom24x7 Staff As we observe the International Tiger Day on July 29, what stares everyone in the face is the rising number of tiger deaths across different parts of the country this year. Madhya Pradesh presents the worst scenario with 19 tiger deaths against the total mortality figure of 59 in the country between January 1… Read More International Tiger Day and the Tale of Tumbling Tiger Numbers

Law and order situation in Bihar and Jharkhand: 2 journalists shot dead

Newsrooom24x7 Desk Siwan (Bihar): Rajdeo Ranjan, the Siwan district bureau chief of Hindi daily “Hindustan”, was shot dead here tonight. Ranjan was targeted about 8 pm when he was riding his motorcycle nerar the Siwan railway station. He died when he was being rushed to hospital. Another journalist, Akhilesh Pratap Singh, a TV reporter, was… Read More Law and order situation in Bihar and Jharkhand: 2 journalists shot dead

Modi asks Bihar voters to vote for development

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhagalpur, Bihar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took thee reins of BJP’s campaign for Bihar Assembly election by telling the voters at a huge Parivartan rally (rally for change) at Bhagalpur that they now have the opportunity to vote for a government committed to development. Nobody, Modi said, no alliiance – no matter… Read More Modi asks Bihar voters to vote for development

PM launches Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana in Patna

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today launched various development projects,including the Deendayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana and Daniawan-Bihar Sharif new railway. The Prime Minister also flagged off the Rajgir-Bihar Sharif-Daniawan-Fatuha passenger train and Patna-Mumbai AC Suvidha Express, launched the construction of the first phase of the Jagdishpur-Haldia pipeline project. dedicated to the nation the permanent… Read More PM launches Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana in Patna

Extortionists were demanding Rs. 10,00,000, one arrested

Complainant’s house in Bihar was set ablaze Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: With the arrest of Ali Hassan, a resident of Tariyani Chappra village in Sheohar district of Bihar, the Special Staff of Delhi Police – East District and officials of Gandhi Nagar Police station in Delhi have together solved an extortion case. The extortionists were… Read More Extortionists were demanding Rs. 10,00,000, one arrested