Author: Alfredo Boyd

  • Man gets 10-yr jail for abducting, raping minor

    PATNA: A court here on Monday sentenced a man to 10 years for abducting and raping a in 2013. Special Judge of a POCSO court convicted under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for abduction and rape of a minor girl. The court sentenced him to 10 years imprisonment and also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000. […]

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  • Patna to have aircraft maintenance facility

    PATNA: With the commencement of second night flight, the facility of aircraft maintenance was started at the on Monday. Late night flight of IndiGo (6E-239) between Bengaluru and Patna received good response from flyers on its maiden journey on the intervening night of Sunday and Monday. The flight has a four hours halt at Patna airport. Bengaluru-Patna-Bengaluru flight landed at […]

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  • Sack UP deputy CM for Sita’s remark: Cong

    PATNA/MADHUBANI: on Monday asked to sack its Uttar Pradesh deputy CM Dinesh Sharma if it had “even a little bit of respect for Bhagwan Shri Ram and Sita Maiya”. “By calling a ‘test tube baby’, the UP deputy CM has insulted the people of Bihar and especially Madhubani region, who have great faith in Goddess Sita since she was born […]

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  • Lalu Prasad back from Mumbai hospital

    PATNA: chief and fodder scam convict , who is on provisional bail on medical grounds, returned to Patna on Monday following treatment at in Mumbai. Lalu’s daughter and member , who accompanied her ailing father, told reporters that his health condition was still not good and he would be taken back to Mumbai after a week for further treatment. “His […]

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  • Road accident insurance to help 4.5 lakh people

    PUNE: Over 4.5 lakh property owners in the () limits have a reason to cheer. They will be entitled to a special road accident insurance cover of Rs5 lakh for free. The insurance cover is a reward to these citizens for paying the property tax before the deadline of May 31. The civic body will pay instalments for the scheme. […]

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  • Monsoon: Guards to manage crowds on Rly FoBs 

    PUNE: The Pune division of the will be hiring about 200 personnel from government-owned security agencies to help in effective crowd management on foot over bridges (FoBs) during the monsoon. These hired men will walk up-and-down the bridges and ensure there is no unnecessary crowding that may put pressure on these structures. A proposal has been sent to the Mumbai […]

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  • Wanted criminal held, kidnapped girl rescued

    PUNE: Shwetang Nikalje, a criminal on police records, was arrested on Monday from a farmhouse in for kidnapping a 17-year-old girl on the pretext of marriage, ten days after the city police drew flak from the high court for their inability to crack the case. The minor girl was rescued from the farmhouse. “We have sent her for medical examination,” […]

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