Articles about Bhagalpur

Bihar: JDU MLA Gopas Mandal's dancing video triggers 'behave' warning

16 May 2022

India
Bihar: JDU MLA Gopas Mandal's dancing video triggers 'behave' warning

In a video going viral on social media, MLA Gopal Mandal of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) was seen giving a flying kiss and throwing money in the air while grooving with a young woman.

Man loses bet, lets friends rape wife, pours acid later

15 Dec 2020

India
Man loses bet, lets friends rape wife, pours acid later

In what qualifies as a horrifying incident, a man in Bihar allowed his friends to rape his wife after he lost a gambling bet. The victim, used as an object by her husband, later went through another ordeal as he poured acid on her, in a bid to "purify her," reports IANS.

Frogs as food: The heartbreaking tale of hungry Bhagalpur kids

06 Jul 2020

India
Frogs as food: The heartbreaking tale of hungry Bhagalpur kids

The lockdown, imposed to stop the deadly coronavirus from spreading, had dire consequences — employees had to take pay cuts, laborers went out of work, businesses were shut, and uncertainty took over.

Muzaffarpur home sex scandal: Prime accused shifted to Bhagalpur jail

11 Oct 2018

India
Muzaffarpur home sex scandal: Prime accused shifted to Bhagalpur jail

Brajesh Thakur, prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal, was today shifted to Special Central Jail in Bhagalpur from the Shaheed Khudiram Bose Jail, Muzaffarpur, a prison official said.

Rs. 390cr Bihar dam breaks a day before inauguration

20 Sep 2017

India
Rs. 390cr Bihar dam breaks a day before inauguration

In a major embarrassment for the Bihar government, part of a Rs. 390cr dam broke just a day before inauguration, flooding parts of Bhagalpur.