CRPF Troops

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Huge Cache Of Arms & Ammunition Seized From Naxals In Bihar

A huge amount of arms and ammunition has been seized by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), on July 13. Reportedly, the arms and ammunition belonged to the Naxals, and the seizure was carried out in Bihar's Gaya. The seized items include one AK rifle, 250 ammo, 65 pressure Improvised Explosive Device (IED), 446 Series IED, 101 Can IED and 495 Detonators. 

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 06:33 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Naxal, Arms and Ammunition, Guns Seized, Gaya, Bihar

Courtesy: ANI

Gaya Airport

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Panel Requests Centre To Change 'GAY' Code To 'YAG' For Gaya Airport: Bihar

The 'GAY' code for Gaya airport is inappropriate, claimed a Parliamentary panel. The IATA code 'GAY' has been in usage since the Gaya airport's operationalisation. The parliament asked to change the code name to 'YAG', saying 'GAY' name is inappropriate, unsuitable, offensive as Gaya is a holy city. Meanwhile, Union Aviation Ministry said, the IATA which gives code names denied to change unless code concerns air safety. 

Sun, 06 Feb 2022 - 12:47 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Legal, Gaya, Bihar, Gaya airport, IATA

Courtesy: India Today

Aircraft crashed

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Indian Army's Aircraft Crashes At Gaya Training Academy, No Casualties Reported

An Indian Army aircraft crashed in Bihar's Gaya Training Academy, on January 28. Notably, the crash took place minutes after the take off, informed the Indian Air Force. "An aircraft of Indian Army's Officer's Training Academy in Gaya, Bihar, today crashed soon after taking off during training," said official. Notably, two pilots survived the crash. Earlier, an Indian Army Chopper crashed in Tamil Nadu, killing General Bipin Rawat. 

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 08:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bihar, Gaya, aircraft, Indian Air force, Training academy

Courtesy: ANI

Gaya bride riding horse

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Bihar Bride Rides Horse To Reach Wedding Venue; Thanks Husband

Sending the message of gender equality in society, a bride named Anuskha Guha rode a house to reach her wedding venue in Bihar's Gaya on December 14. Anuskha's mother said that she always said she would break the old tradition. Reportedly, Anuskha works as a senior air hostess with Indigo airlines. However, the bride thanked her groom for supporting her on the decision.  

Fri, 17 Dec 2021 - 09:05 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Patriarchy, Gaya, Bride, Wedding Venue, horse

Courtesy: India Times

Gautam Manjhi

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Bihar: Man Plants 10,000 Trees After Inspired By 'Mountain Man'

Inspired by the 'mountain man' Dashrath Manjhi, Bihar's Satyendra Gautam Manjhi has planted over 10,000 trees in Gaya. Interestingly, the wastelands in the Belaganj block were barren land with no water before 15 years. However, Dashrath's advice and Gautam's will helped the latter to grow the trees, mostly guava. Moreover, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has appointed Satyendra as a member of the Child Protection Commission for his remarkable… read-more

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 01:39 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Satyendra Gautam Manjhi, Bihar, Gaya, Tree Plantations, toxic work environment

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Petition filed against Kangana by RLSP

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Bihar: RLSP Leader Sues Kangana Ranaut Over Her Controversial Tweet

Bihar's Rashtriya Lok Samta Party has lodged a case against actor Kangana Ranaut for retweeting a meme that portrayed a negative image of its chief Upendra Kushwaha. The meme depicted Kushwaha as Azad Kashmir and the leaders accompanying him in it as Lutyens Liberals, Jihadis and Khalistanis. Besides, it implied that anti-nationalist people use Kashmir for their political benefits. Terming it defamatory, Kushwaha’s lawyer has filed the case… read-more

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 03:45 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Upendra Kushwaha, Kangana Ranaut, Awadh Bihari Singh, Patna, Gaya

Courtesy: India Legal Live

Students who cracked IIT from Patwatoli village

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Bihar: Patwatoli Village Has An Engineer In Almost Every Household

In an unusual story, almost every household of the Patwatoli village in Gaya district of Bihar has either an IIT student or an IIT alumni. From the village, in which about all the families are involved in gamcha and bedsheet weaving businesses, a total of 250 students have cracked into the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs). Despite of the slim profit-margin, families even take loans to back their wards to take coaching-classes.

Fri, 30 Oct 2020 - 11:51 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Gaya, IIT, Higher education, Bihar Assembly Elections, weavers

Courtesy: India Times

Bihar Assembly Elections

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Gaya Election Candidate Booked For Cruelty Against Animal Act

According to reports, the Civil Lines police station in Gaya has booked the Ulama Council party's candidate for Gaya elections, Mohammad Parvez Mansoori under the 'Prevention of cruelty to animals act'. Reportedly, he was seen riding a buffalo during his election campaign on October 19. Mohammad has said he wanted to showcase that Gaya is one of the dirtiest cities and promised that if he wins the elections, he will turn Gaya clean and… read-more

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 04:19 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Gaya, Bihar Assembly Elections

Courtesy: Hindustan Times