A goods train derailed near Bihar's Nalanda on August 24. No casualties were reported. More details are awaited.
The family members of the deceased, in a statement to the police, said that Rama Mahto who was under the influence of liquor was sitting in front of his house when a baby snake (Karait) bit him on his leg. Mahto managed to capture the viper and chewed it in a bid to take revenge.
An elderly woman along with her granddaughter living in abysmal condition in Bihar's Nalanda.
As second wave of the coronavirus is testing the country, families and attendants of COVID-19 patients are struggling to get beds at Nalanda Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) in Patna.
The incident occurred on Sunday evening when the truck driver, who was reportedly sleepy, lost control over the vehicle at a sharp turn and rammed into roadside shops.
In dealing with present-day challenges, one can draw inspiration from the ancient universities of Takshashila, Nalanda, Vikramshila and Vallabhi which had set high standards of teaching and research, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Wednesday.
Nalanda is the home district of Nitish Kumar. He is not a member of the Legislative Assembly. The JD(U) chief has not contested Assembly election after 1985. He has been an MLC since 2006.
Despite worries about rising coronavirus cases all around, and even Bihar government making efforts to put a lid on new infections, an incident emerged from Nalanda district where people were seen violating the lockdown by organising a dance program.
The dead body of a woman was been taken on a cart after post-mortem in Nalanda district of Bihar.
Bodies of COVID-19 patients were shifted from the same room of other patients at Patna's NMCH, after a video went viral.
A 26-year-old woman has tested positive for COVID-19 in Bihar's Nalanda district, taking the total number of cases in the state to 346, a top official said in Patna on Tuesday.
District court judge granted minor with ration and clothing, who was accused of theft. The minor's mother was suffering from hunger as there was no ration in their house.
A 55-year-old man from Bihar's Nalanda district tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, taking the total number of such cases in the state to 87, a senior official in Patna said.
The number of people who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has increased to 24 in Bihar, officials said. Bihar Health Society Monitoring Officer, Ragini Mishra said on Wednesday that three more persons, one each from Begusarai, Nalanda and Gaya, were found to be infected with the coronavirus that has claimed over 40 lives in India so far.
Three children drowned in Sakri river in Pavapuri area in Nalanda district in Bihar on Tuesday as they went to take a holy dip on the occasion of Kartik Purnima festival.