Bihar | Agencies | Friday October 16, 2015
Voting has begun for the second phase of elections in Bihar. The fate of 456 candidates in 32 constituencies spread over six districts is up for the mandate. The districts are Kaimur, Rohtas, Arwal, Jehanabad, Aurangabad and Gaya.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
As many as 1,500 detonators were recovered on Saturday from a house in Takia locality of Bihar's Rohtas district and one person has been arrested, a senior police official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
Apparently under financial stress, Bhojpuri singer Vikash Rai and four members of his family allegedly committed suicide while another member was admitted to hospital in critical condition in Rohtas district of Bihar, police said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
Re-polling was held today at two different polling stations, one each in the Delhi Cantt and Rohtas Nagar assembly constituencies after anomaly was found in EVM machines.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
Repolling will be held tomorrow at two polling booths - one each in Rohtas Nagar and Delhi Cantonment - owing to EVM malfunctioning, office of Delhi's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) announced today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
A speeding train today ran over five rail maintenance staff, including an inspector, near Kamhau railway station in Bihar's Rohtas district, an official said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 12, 2014
Contraband ganja worth around Rs 5.5 lakh was seized from a car which fell into a ditch after hitting a girl in Uttav village of Bihar's Rohtas district on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Two persons were killed and nine others, including two police personnel, were injured when police opened fire at protesting villagers in Bihar's Rohtas district on Tuesday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 20, 2014
A 14-year-old from Bihar's Rohtas district has cracked this year's prestigious IIT JEE.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
Four persons were killed and 12 others injured when a speeding bus overturned and fell into a roadside ditch near Mahror village in Bihar's Rohtas district today.
Monday February 10, 2014
The biggest chunk of the order worth Rs 433 crore is from Bihar Rajya Pul Nirman Nigam for construction of a bridge to be built over the Sone river connecting Daudnagar and Nasirganj in Aurangabad and Rohtas districts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 7, 2013
A 19-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered at Budhba village in Rohtas district, police said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 6, 2013
At least 21 people have been killed by lightning across Bihar, officials said today.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Alok Pandey and Niha Masih) | Saturday August 24, 2013
On Independence Day, as a group of Dalits gathered in a village in Bihar's Rohtas district to hoist the national flag outside a temple of their icon, Sant Ravidas, violence broke out. A group of upper caste Rajputs from the same village, Baddi, enraged that they were not allowed to fly the flag at the same location, attacked them.
India News | Alok Pandey | Sunday August 18, 2013
A Dalit man was beaten to death and at least 12 others, including old women and children, severely injured as upper castes in the village allegedly attacked them for trying to hoist the national flag outside a temple belonging to the community.
India News | Alok Pandey | Sunday August 18, 2013
The upper-caste men attacked the Dalits after they allegedly defied a diktat not to unfurl the flag in front of a temple of Guru Ravidas, a lower-caste saint prominent with Dalits across the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 12, 2013
After spending nine years in a prison in Pakistan, Indian prisoner Khushbu Paswan has reached his native village in Bihar's Rohtas district, a senior police officer said on Sunday.
Noida News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday September 27, 2012
A 21-year-old man, Rohtas Singh, was killed in a hit-and-run incident by a BMW car in Noida today, according to the police. The driver of the car was however later traced and arrested after the BMW's number plate was found at the spot of the accident.
Gurgaon News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday July 8, 2012
The Gurgaon Police on Saturday arrested Rohtas Tayal, the owner of the plot where five-year-old Mahi died after falling in a borewell last month.
Patna News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 31, 2012
Asharfi Devi ran from pillar to post for 24 years to get a certificate to prove that she is still alive.A resident of Barun village in Rohtas district, the woman in her mid-40s is happy like never before."In 1988 my husband Ramjanam Singh declared me dead and married another woman. He also managed to get made my death certificate so that I don't cl...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 9, 2012
Twelve people have been sentenced to life imprisonment in a 24-year-old murder case by a court in Bihar's Rohtas district today. Additional district and session judge Shyam Bihari Rai passed the order on Wednesday, after finding the accused guilty of murder of Hari Narayan.
Patna News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 5, 2012
A Right to Information (RTI) activist was assaulted by government officials in Bihar's Rohtas district after he sought information about illegal mining, police said on Thursday.
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday November 26, 2011
Realty firm Omaxe on Sunday said it has shelved its Rs 80,000-crore investment plan aimed at developing 10 lakh affordable houses across the country over a period of five years. "The project could not take off after the slowdown impacted all the developers in 2008. We tried to develop some houses at some locations... The project is shelved n...
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 18, 2011
A 30-year-old motorcyclist was crushed by a speeding truck in east Delhi, police said on Tuesday. The incident occurred on Monday night around 10.15 p.m., when Shiv Dhalla, a resident of West Rohtas Nagar, was returning home from his electrical shop in Karawal Nagar.