Elections in Bihar
Elections in Bihar state, India are conducted in accordance with the Constitution of India. The Assembly of Bihar creates laws regarding the conduct of local body elections unilaterally while any cha...
Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 1962
This is a list of the results of the 1962 general election to the Legislative Assembly of Bihar, a state in India, including a list of successful candidates. After the elections, the Congress emerged ...
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Bihar train disaster
In the Bihar train disaster on June 6, 1981, a passenger train carrying 800 or more passengers between Mansi and Saharsa, India derailed and plunged into the river Bagmati while it was crossing a brid...
Bihar Legislative Council
Bihar Vidhan Parishad is also known as Bihar Legislative Council
A new Province of Bihar and Orissa was created by the British Government on 12 December 1911. The Legislative Council with a total ...
Commando Battalion for Resolute Action
COBRA (backronym for COmmando Battalion for Resolute Action) is a specialised unit of the CRPF created to counter the Naxalite problem in India. This specialised CRPF unit is one of the few units of t...
Naxalite
A Naxal or Naxalite is a member of any of the Communist guerrilla groups in India, mostly associated with the Communist Party of India (Maoist). The term Naxal derives from the name of the village Nax...
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Operation Lalgarh
Operation Lalgarh was an armed operation in India against the Maoists who have been active in organising a tribal movement alongside a group called the People's Committee Against Police Atrocities (PC...
Operation Lalgarh - Wikipedia
Fodder Scam
The Fodder Scam (Hindi: चारा घोटाला, chārā ghoṭālā) was a corruption scandal that involved the embezzlement of about 9.4 billion (equivalent to 25 billion or US$390 million in 2015) ...
Fodder Scam - Wikipedia
Indian general election in Bihar, 1977
This is a list of successful candidates from constituencies in Bihar in the 1977 general elections to the 5th Lok Sabha, the lower house of the parliament of India.
Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 1951
This is a list of people elected at the 1952 general election to the Bihar Legislative Assembly.The Indian National Congress (INC) stormed into power.Shri Krishna Singh became the first elected Chief ...
Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 1951 - Wikipedia
Rafiganj train disaster
The Rafiganj rail disaster was the derailment of a train on a bridge over the Dhave River in North-Central India, on 10 September 2002. At least 130 people were killed in the accident, which was repo...
2013 Patna bombings
On 27 October 2013, a series of bomb blasts rocked the Indian city of Patna, Bihar at a massive election rally for BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. Of the estimated 300,000 participan...
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Naxalbari
Naxalbari is the name of a village and a community development block in northern part of the state of West Bengal, India. Naxalbari block comes under the jurisdiction of Siliguri subdivision of Darjee...
1987 Bihar flood
The 1987 Bihar flood, caused by dramatic annual flooding of the Koshi River (nicknamed "the sorrow of Bihar"), was one of the worst floods in Bihar, India, in a decade. 1399 people and 5302 animals lo...
Maoist Communist Centre of India
The Maoist Communist Centre (MCC) was one of the largest two armed Maoist groups in India, and fused with the other, the People's War Group in September 2004, to form the Communist Party of India (Mao...
1974 smallpox epidemic in India
The 1974 smallpox epidemic of India was one of the worst smallpox epidemics of 20th century.At least 15,000 people died of smallpox between January to May 1974, mainly in the Indian states of Bihar, O...
Politics in Bihar
The Politics of Bihar, a state in eastern India, was characterised, in the early 2000s, by weak governance and corrupt politicians. Currently, there are three main political formations: Janata Dal, Bh...