India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday September 18, 2015
A lush green field and then suddenly, an 80-feet-deep pit. The landscape of Hajipur in Punjab's Hoshiarpur district, some 180 kilometers from Chandigarh, is nothing like the average village of the state.
Indo-Asian News Service (Edited by Amit Chaturvedi) | Saturday April 25, 2015
"If Avengers: Age of Ultron can open to packed houses even in a small centre of Bihar, like Hajipur, Bollywood needs to be worried"
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Saturday April 11, 2015
Over 2.5 lakh contractual school teachers in Bihar have gone on an indefinite strike starting Thursday, demanding better working conditions and pay parity with permanent teachers. The strike which is underway in many districts of Bihar could affect teaching in over seventy thousand schools.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan (with inputs from agencies) | Thursday March 19, 2015
In Bihar towns like Hajipur and Nawada, entire families seem to be setting out for centres where the board examinations are being held.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
The Officer In-Charge (OC) of a police station in Hajipur was today suspended on the charge of "misdirecting" the route of convoy of former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
India News | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday August 11, 2014
Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav played "bhai-bhai" (brothers) today as they warmly held hands and later sipped tea on stage in Hajipur in their first appearance together at a public rally in two decades.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday August 11, 2014
Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad Yadav will share stage and campaign together today in what can safely be billed as the mega political reunion of the year. They will address public rallies at Hajipur and Mohadi Nagar.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 25, 2014
At 93, Ram Sunder Das is among the oldest candidates to fight a Lok Sabha election, but the sitting JD-U MP from here is undeterred by his age as the "bright future of democracy" allures him to once again take on LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan, whom he had defeated last time.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 24, 2014
In poll related checking to curb misuse of money and liquor in the Lok Sabha elections, police personnel today seized foreign currency worth Rs 40 lakh from a SUV at Anjanpir Chowk in Bihar's Vaishali district.
Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday July 16, 2013
An under-trial prisoner reportedly escaped after a blast took place today at a court in Hajipur in Bihar. A woman cop was injured in the incident.
Patna News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 18, 2012
A Rs 100 crore dairy with a capacity of four lakh litres and 30 tonne milk powder and tetra pack plants would be set up at Hajipur in Bihar's Vaishali district.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 10, 2011
In a ghastly act, an 18-year-old woman was burnt alive when some people allegedly flung her into a blazing house at Bijroula village in Bihar's Vaishali district on Sunday, police said.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 10, 2011
In most parts of the country, board exams are cause for considerable stress. Not in Bihar. It was bonus day for policemen and students in Hajipur, 10 km from Patna. At the Rambalak Rai College, close to 10 policemen were on guard while Class 12 students worked on their Physics exam. They had plenty of help. At least two policemen ...
Cities | Alok Pandey | Sunday January 2, 2011
Four-year-old Neeraj, kidnapped on December 22 from his village in Bihar's Hajipur district, was murdered within an hour of his kidnapping. The culprits were his immediate neighbours, who feared they would be found out.But killing Neeraj did not stop these boys, aged between 17 and 19 years, from making one ransom call after the other to the family...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 19, 2010
Armed miscreants looted Rs 3.05 lakh from the Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) branch at Rajendra Chowk in Bihar's Vaishali district and shot at a guard injuring him critically, police said.The miscreants stormed the OBC branch and looted the cash from the bank officials at gun point before shooting at a guard in a bid to escape, the ADG (Headquarte...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday July 29, 2010
An old woman who was trying to pick up foodgrain from the ground as it fell from a goods train was beaten up and locked inside a room at the Sarai Railway station in Hajipur, Bihar.Wheat was being unloaded and transferred to the goods sheds at the railway station. The godown incharge, Arun Kumar Rai, and other employees threatened the cameramen who...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 18, 2010
Students appearing for the Senior Secondary Board Examination ransacked a college in Bihar's Hajipur district after they were stopped from cheating.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 8, 2010
A Bihar court has sent a doctor, who allegedly removed the kidneys of a woman, to judicial custody for 14 days after he surrendered in court.
India News | Alok Pandey, Kaushal Kishore | Friday May 22, 2009
In these Lok Sabha elections in Bihar there was a wave in favour of Nitish Kumar and his party.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 6, 2009
Minister for Steel and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan Thursday filed his nomination papers from Hajipur constituency in Bihar for the Lok Sabha elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 5, 2009
Congress has put up a candidate to take on Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan from Hajipur in Bihar.