India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 22, 2013
After serial bomb blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya, Bihar is set to have its own Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the state government has appointed its first inspector general (IG), officials said today.
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday November 1, 2013
Narendra Modi's security in Patna will be unprecedented in the 64-year-old's political career, and similar to what is arranged for the Prime Minister.
India | Alok Pandey and Manish Kumar | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Narendra Modi, who is running for prime minister, will visit Patna on Saturday to meet the families of the six people who died in a series of bomb blasts which ended just before his rally began on Sunday.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday October 28, 2013
Six people have been named in an FIR for the string of bomb blasts in Patna on Sunday in which six people died and more than 80 were injured. The blasts took place just before the BJP's candidate for prime minister, Narendra Modi, addressed a huge ra...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today telephoned BJP President Rajnath Singh and said the state government would investigate the series of bomb blasts before Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Patna.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday October 28, 2013
There was no intelligence warning for the series of crude bomb alerts that left five dead and nearly 80 people injured in Patna today, said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
India | NDTV.com | Sunday October 27, 2013
Five people were killed and 75 injured in eight crude bomb explosions in Patna before Narendra Modi arrived at the city's Gandhi Maidan to address thousands of supporters and launch his party's campaign for the national election, due by May. Mr Modi ...
India | Manish Kumar and Alok Pandey (with agency inputs) | Sunday October 27, 2013
Five people were killed and nearly 20 injured in seven crude bomb explosions in Patna before Narendra Modi arrived at the city's Gandhi Maidan to address thousands of supporters and launch his party's campaign for the national election, due by May.
Who Said What | Diana George | Tuesday October 29, 2013
Narendra Modi landed in Patna for what the Bihar BJP has billed as the biggest rally ever in the state as a series of low-intensity blasts ripped through the areas close to the venue of his rally.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday October 27, 2013
Patna blast: Narendra Modi arrived on stage minutes after a series of low-intensity blasts took place in and around Patna's Gandhi Maidan; five people have died and 20 are reported injured.
India | Manish Kumar (With PTI inputs) | Saturday August 31, 2013
After he was arrested in Bihar, Yasin Bhatkal, the alleged chief of terror group Indian Mujahideen said, "I carry out bomb blasts to send a message," according a top Bihar police officer.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Police teams from Andhra Pradesh will soon be sent to Bihar to question arrested Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadulla Akhtar in connection with the February 21 twin bomb blasts case in Hyderabad, a top police official said...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 10, 2013
Two days after serial bomb blasts at Bodh Gaya's Mahabodhi temple, the Bihar government on Tuesday approved a proposal to set up an anti-terrorism squad (ATS) in the state, an official said.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday July 9, 2013
Senior BJP leaders, led by party president Rajnath Singh, toured the Mahabodi temple in Bihar's Bodh Gaya, the site of yesterday's multiple blasts, and demanded an action plan to combat terror.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Monday July 8, 2013
A day after multiple blasts, regular prayers were organised at the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya. Earlier, the Bihar Police released the CCTV footage of one of the blasts. They have also detained a man named Vinod Mistry, whose identity card was foun...
Cheat Sheet | Manish Kumar and Anchal Vohra | Monday July 8, 2013
A day after multiple blasts in the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, the Bihar Police released the CCTV footage of the one of the blasts. They have also detained a man named Vinod Mistry, whose identity card was found at the blast site. Chief Minister N...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday July 8, 2013
Two people were injured in a series of blasts on Sunday inside the Mahabodhi temple in Bihar's Bodhgaya, a town 130 kilometre south of Patna. The first blast took place inside the temple at 5:30 am, followed by seven successive explosions in the next...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 7, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today strongly condemned the terror strike on the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya and said such attacks on religious places will "never be tolerated".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 7, 2013
The Mahabodhi temple complex structure has not suffered any damage in the string of bombings that left two monks injured in Bihar's Bodh Gaya, union Home Secretary Anil Goswami said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 7, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and other opposition parties today accused the Centre and the Bihar government of failing to take steps to avert the terror strike at the Mahabodhi temple despite specific warnings of intelligence agencies.