India | 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 | 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 | 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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 6, 2013
At least 21 people have been killed by lightning across Bihar, officials said today.
India | 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, enrag...
India | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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...
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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...
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...
Cities | 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 ho...
Cities | 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 ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday April 9, 2010
Two villagers were killed after nearly 50 Naxals attacked Chenari khurd village in Rohtas district in Bihar on Friday morning.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 28, 2010
Anti-socials assaulted forest department officials and looted four rifles from them when they went to stop illegal mining in Bihar's Rohtas district on Wednesday.