Articles about Buxar

Floating bodies found in Varanasi; more found buried in Unnao

13 May 2021

Floating bodies found in Varanasi; more found buried in Unnao

Days after dozens of decomposing dead bodies were seen floating in Ganga river of Bihar's Buxar district, at least four corpses turned up in different parts of the river along Varanasi ghats on Wednesday.

40+ decomposed bodies of suspected COVID-19 victims found in Ganga

10 May 2021

40+ decomposed bodies of suspected COVID-19 victims found in Ganga

Several dozens of decomposing dead bodies were seen floating in the Ganga river in Bihar's Buxar district this morning, highlighting the unending trauma of India's catastrophic COVID-19 crisis.

Dummy execution for Nirbhaya's rapists performed at Tihar jail

13 Jan 2020

Dummy execution for Nirbhaya's rapists performed at Tihar jail

For the first time in history, four men will be hanged simultaneously inside New Delhi's Tihar jail on January 22. And on Sunday, prison authorities performed a dummy execution to test noose's strength.

After dismal performance, Lalu's party may break ties with Congress

27 May 2019

After dismal performance, Lalu's party may break ties with Congress

In Bihar, the RJD-Congress mahagathbandhan was supposed to stall BJP's rise, but it failed miserably.

Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked in Buxar, CM unhurt

12 Jan 2018

Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked in Buxar, CM unhurt

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's convoy was attacked in Nandan area of Buxar, but he escaped unhurt.

Buxar DM died on Ghaziabad-tracks, marital discord behind the suicide

12 Aug 2017

Buxar DM died on Ghaziabad-tracks, marital discord behind the suicide

Mukesh Pandey, Buxar's DM, was found dead on Ghaziabad's rail tracks on Friday, but he hadn't jumped off a building as previously reported.

5 inmates escape Buxar jail by using bedsheets as rope

31 Dec 2016

5 inmates escape Buxar jail by using bedsheets as rope

Five inmates of Buxar central jail escaped in Bihar.