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India

Teen Fled Home In 2017 Over Child Marriage To Continue Her Studies: Delhi Police

The girl had enrolled in a nursing course in Bihar, the police said (Representational)New Delhi: A girl who went "missing" from her maternal uncle's Delhi home nearly four years ago has been found by the Delhi Police who said that she had fled to escape being married off as a minor and is now pursuing a nursing course.Officials today said she had left the house in May 2017, when she was nearly 16 years old, and the matter was reported at the Shalimar Bagh police station in northwest Delhi where a kidnapping case was registered and an investigation initiated.The police had in 2019 also announced a reward of Rs 50,000 for anybody providing information that helped locate her, they said.Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime) (DCP) Bhisham Singh said, "Our (Crime Branch) team contacted and ex...
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Tejashwi Yadav Meets Family Of Indigo Executive Who Was Killed In Bihar

Tejashwi Yadav met the family members of Rupesh Kumar Singh in Chhapra.Chhapra: Leader of Opposition in Bihar Assembly and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav reached Chhapra and met the family members of IndiGo airlines manager Rupesh Kumar Singh who was shot dead by unidentified men in the Punaichak area of Patna on January 12.Rupesh Singh was in his SUV outside the gates of his home on Tuesday, waiting to be let in, when two men riding a bike shot him dead. The killing took place barely 2 km from the Chief Minister's home.Before leaving for Chhapra today, Mr Yadav said: "Going to meet the family of Rupesh Singh. No arrests made yet. DGP says the crime rate was higher in 2019, has come down now but for 16 years, Nitish Kumar has been chief minister. If the police behave l...
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“Trouble Engine” Instead Of “Double Engine”: Tejashwi Yadav On Bihar Government

Patna: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday charged that the ruling BJP-JD(U) alliance in Bihar has become a "trouble engine" instead of the "double engine" that had promised to propel the state towards progress.The leader of the opposition cited recent incidents of crime to buttress the point that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had become tired and helpless after being in power for a decade and a half, while the BJP was unable to make a difference despite having more MLAs and two Deputy CMs for the first time in the state's history.Mr Yadav made the remarks against Mr Kumar in the backdrop of his heated exchange with journalists in Patna on Friday when they had sought to nettle him on the inability of the police to crack a high profile murder case."I am going to Saran tomorrow where I wi...
Corona

Bihar Corona Update: संक्रमितों की संख्या 2.57 लाख के पार, इतने लोगों ने गंवाई जान

पटना: बिहार में 16 जनवरी से कोरोना टीकाकरण की शुरूआत होने जा रही है. इस बीच कोरोना के नए मरीजों के मिलने का भी सिलसिला जारी है. राज्य में बुधवार को कोरोना संक्रमण के 294 नए मामले सामने आए हैं, जिससे राज्य में कोरोना संक्रमितों की संख्या 2,57,629 हो गई है. पिछले 24 घंटे के दौरान दो संक्रमितों की मौत भी हुई है. राज्य में अब तक कुल 1,445 संक्रमितों की मौत हो चुकी है.बिहार राज्य स्वास्थ्य विभाग द्वारा जारी रिपोर्ट में कहा गया है कि राज्य में बुधवार को 294 नए मामले सामने आए हैं, जिससे राज्य में कुल कोरोना संक्रमितों की संख्या 2,57,629 हो गई है. पिछले 24 घंटे के दौरान 391 संक्रमित कोरोना को मात देकर स्वस्थ हुए हैं, जिससे राज्य में अब तक संक्रमण मुक्त लोगों की संख्या 2,52,249 हो गई है.मरीजों के ठीक होने की दर 97.91 प्रतिशतराज्य में फिलहाल सक्रिय मरीजों की संख्या 3,934 है, ज...
India

Deaf, Mute Girl Gang-Raped, Eyes Damaged In Bihar, 3 Arrested: Police

A girl was allegedly gang-raped in Bihar's Madhubani, police said. (Representational)Madhubani (Bihar): A 15-year-old deaf and mute girl has been allegedly gang-raped in Bihar's Madhubani district and her eyes were damaged with a sharp object so that she couldn't identify the perpetrators, police said on Wednesday.Both her eyes were damaged but it is yet to be ascertained whether she has completely lost her eyesight, doctors attending to the girl, who is in a critical condition, said.Three persons have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place on Tuesday when she took her goats for grazing, police official Satya Prakash said.A village official said that the girl had taken her goats for grazing to a field outside the village with some other children.One of the childre...
India

Governrment Using Covid As Excuse To Escape Assembly: Tejashwi Yadav

Tejashwi Yadav said the government is trying to stop the functioning of state Assembly.Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday slammed the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led Bihar government and said the government is using the COVID-19 pandemic to stop the functioning of state Assembly.Citing media reports, Mr Yadav said the Bihar government had conducted elections and opened the schools during the ongoing pandemic, but are escaping to face the House."The Bihar government is escaping to face the House in the name of coronavirus. The government wants to run away from issues of public interest because this corrupt government has no answers to the questions of the public. They held elections during the pandemic, opened schools, but will conveniently not allo...
Corona

पटना पहुंची कोरोना वैक्सीन की पहली खेप, 16 जनवरी से लगेगा टीका

मीडियाकर्मियों को वैक्सीन कब मिलेगी इस सवाल पर स्वास्थ्य मंत्री और स्वास्थ्य सचिव ने बताया कि केंद्रीय स्तर पर ये मानक तय किया जाता है. Source link
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भास्कर ओरिजिनल: बिहार के बच्चों से ज्यादा कुपोषित हो रहे गुजराती बच्चे, गोवा और महाराष्ट्र जैसे अमीर राज्य भी पीछे

Hindi NewsDb originalGujarati Children Becoming More Malnourished Than Bihar, NFHS 5 Report Exposed Rich StatesAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐप16 मिनट पहलेलेखक: आदित्य द्विवेदीकॉपी लिंकसाल 2012 में तब के प्रधानमंत्री मनमोहन सिंह ने कहा था कि कुपोषण की समस्या राष्ट्रीय शर्म है। इतने सारे कुपोषित बच्चों के साथ हम एक सेहतमंद भविष्य की उम्मीद नहीं कर सकते। उनकी कही बात को आठ साल बीत चुके हैं। देश में सरकार बदल गई लेकिन 'राष्ट्रीय शर्म' नहीं बदली।2015 से 2019 के बीच कुपोषण के हालात सुधरने के बजाए कई राज्यों में और ज्यादा बिगड़ गए या बहुत धीमी रफ्तार से सुधर रहे हैं। उल्टी दिशा में बढ़ने वाले राज्यों में गोवा, गुजरात, केरल, महाराष्ट्र और तेलंगाना जैसे अमीर राज्य भी शामिल हैं। इस ट्रेंड का खुलासा नेशनल फैमिली हेल्थ सर्वे यानी NFHS-5 के आंकड़ों का एनालिसिस कर...
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Ratted Out: Bihar Officials Seize Liquor From ‘Rat Hole’ Found in Smuggler’s House

An ingenious liquor smuggler in Bihar's Gopalganj district tried to ward off queries from excise officials by telling them that a hole at his village home was dug by a rat. (Credit: IANS)The officials removed mud and bricks from inside the hole and found a stash of liquor bottles. The accused Manoj has made a cavity in the floor to hide the contrabandIANS Last Updated: January 11, 2021, 17:52 ISTFOLLOW US ON:Rats and liquor have no connection, whatsoever. However, an ingenious liquor smuggler in Bihar's Gopalganj district tried to ward off queries from excise officials by telling them that a hole at his village home was dug by a rat, but failed to convince the hawk-eyed officials who seized 50 bottles of IMLF from there.Gopalganj Excise Superintendent Rakesh Kumar said that the departme...