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Ink thrown at Union Minister Ashwini Choubey in Patna, he says media was target

In a face-saving measure, the minister, however, refused to acknowledge that he was the target.

15 Oct 2019 1:44 PM

'Giriraj should apologise to people of Bihar for not working': JDU

The JDU spokesperson was reacting on Bihar NDA's apology as people of the state could not celebrate Durga Puja due to floods.

06 Oct 2019 4:36 PM

JD(U) hits back at Union Minister Giriraj Singh after Patna floods jibe

Stung by Singh's latest salvo, leaders of the JD(U) headed by Kumar came out with a barrage of attacks against Singh and his party.

06 Oct 2019 9:48 AM

Missing again from Patna, Tejashwi cheers for sister’s husband in Haryana

Tejashwi Yadav, son of jailed RJD chief Lalu Yadav and leader of the opposition, has once again been missing in action.

04 Oct 2019 9:56 AM

Bihar: Orange alert today as death toll due to floods rises to 55

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall in Patna, Vaishali and Khagaria districts.

03 Oct 2019 9:30 AM

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Tamil Nadu, Kerala to receive heavy rainfall today: IMD

IMD also predicted that Rayalaseema region of Andhra, Rajasthan and Bihar are also likely to witness heavy downpour throughout the day.

03 Oct 2019 9:06 AM

Is water in some parts of Patna the only problem we have? asks Nitish Kumar

Calling the floods a natural calamity, Kumar said heavy rain and droughts were realities.

02 Oct 2019 11:49 AM

Flooded cities the new normal

Urban hubs are the worst sufferers in waterlogged infrastructure.

02 Oct 2019 1:18 AM

Toll due to Bihar floods rises to 28

NDRF officials rescue deputy CM Sushil Modi stranded in house since Saturday.

01 Oct 2019 2:17 AM

Video: Man stuck in Patna floods refuses to leave his rickshaw, cries for help

The video has since been shared by numerous people on Twitter, with several asking the government and the NDRF to reach out to him.

30 Sep 2019 2:40 PM

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Over 950 prisoners to be shifted out as heavy rains flood UP’s Ballia jail

Though, the Ballia District jail has a capacity of 350 inmates, but is overcrowded with nearly 950 prisoners at present.

30 Sep 2019 2:04 PM

Death does not come on its own: Bihar Minister on flood toll

The minister said people should treat a disaster as a disaster only.

04 Aug 2019 11:13 AM

Bihar floods: IAF deploys 2 helicopters at Darbhanga to provide succour

A joint assessment of the situation was undertaken by the civil authorities and IAF pilots, the statement said.

24 Jul 2019 12:51 PM

Bihar floods: Around 50 houses destroyed in Madhubani

Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi held a meeting with district administration and reviewed the flood relief works in the district.

23 Jul 2019 8:14 PM

Bihar floods: CM Nitish to visit Sitamarhi today to take stock of rescue, relief ops

Deputy CM Sushil Modi will visit worst-hit Darbhanga and Madhubani districts to review the situation and rehabilitation work.

21 Jul 2019 12:35 PM

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If we die, we shall die together, say residents of flood battered Bihar village

Villagers said they did not get any help from the administration and they tried their best to reduce the risk of flooding.

21 Jul 2019 11:42 AM

Tejashwi Yadav urges Centre to declare Bihar floods as national calamity

As many as 221 relief camps have been established and about one lakh people are taking shelter in these camps.

20 Jul 2019 8:04 PM

Bihar floods: Opposition parties have no common sense, says Minister Sanjay Jha

The minister said the state government ordered to transfer Rs 6,000 in bank accounts of at least 69,000 flood-affected people on Friday.

20 Jul 2019 4:38 PM

Bihar floods: Agri Minister Prem Kumar to hold emergency meeting in Madhubani

On Friday, Janta Dal-United MP Ram Nath Thakur gave a Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha to 'declare Bihar floods as national calamity'.

19 Jul 2019 6:59 PM

Flood fury: Bihar seeks Rs 7,636 crore assistance from Centre

The team, for assessment of damage caused by floods, would be headed by Mukesh Mittal, joint secretary in Union Ministry of Home Affairs.

11 Sep 2017 6:26 PM

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