Saturday, 29 February, 2020


Bihar: Clashes break out in Nalanda after religious idol vandalised

RJD chief Lalu Prasad with daughter Misa Bharti at the New Delhi railway station on Thursday. Prasad who has been serving a jail term in Jharkhand in the fodder scam case is in Delhi for treatment at AIIMS Bihar: Clashes break out in Nalanda after religious idol vandalised
Bennie Garza | 31 March, 2018, 07:06

Communal tension gripped the town of Nawada in Bihar March 30 after a religious idol was found damaged, police said. "It was a matter of an idol being vandalised by some miscreants, which led to the communities coming face-to-face, the situation is now under control", the District Magistrate was quoted as saying by news agency ANI. According to reports from Nawada, shops were torched and vehicles were badly damaged in the violence.

However, the situation came under control after security personnel were deployed in the area.

The police fired 10 rounds in the air to quell the mob that also allegedly manhandled a number of local journalists, who had gone to the spot to cover the incident.

Nawada is located at a distance of around 70 kms from state capital Patna.

Asansol-Raniganj area of Paschim Bardhaman district has been tense over clashes following a Ram Navami rally on Sunday and Monday.

The failure of the state government to tackle the communal provocations that had been reported from Bhagalpur and had reached Samastipur and finally Nalanda District has been widely reported. The incident reportedly took place near Baba's Dhaba at NH31.

The BJP and the opposition RJD have been trading charges over the issue, blaming each other for the sudden rise in such incidents.

According to some sources, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was reported to be uncomfortable over these recent incidents which have eroded his reputation as an administrator who held wanted peace in any case.

The opposition parties blamed BJP leaders for inciting communal tension in the state to polarize the society.

In a statement, he said, "Chief Minister Nitish Kumar must give a serious thought to the revival of the Grand Alliance in Bihar".

Recommended

loading...
...
  • The First Offline Date After Online Relationships

    The First Offline Date After Online Relationships

    The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.

    China Manufacturing Sector Accelerates In February - Caixin

    In line with higher demand, Filipino factories scaled up production, with output growth improving on January. On the price front, input price inflation remained sharp in February, driven by higher raw material costs.
    Kendall Wright, Vikings Agree to Contract as Minnesota Bolsters WR Corps

    Kendall Wright, Vikings Agree to Contract as Minnesota Bolsters WR Corps

    Jarius Wright's biggest contributions in 2017 came on third-down situations, where he had 10 of his 18 receptions. Kendall Wright also sent a confirmation tweet and he seems pretty excited about joining his new team.
  • Obama to raise funds for McCaskill in Beverly Hills

    Obama to raise funds for McCaskill in Beverly Hills

    Clinton defamed millions of Indian Americans who voted for Donald Trump in my home state of OH and across America". Spielberg has donated $10,000 to McCaskill since 2006, including $5,400 last May 30.
    Yankees put OF Aaron Hicks on DL with muscle strain

    Yankees put OF Aaron Hicks on DL with muscle strain

    NY already was missing Jacoby Ellsbury , who's out with an oblique injury, and Clint Frazier , who's recovering from a concussion. Hicks, who played the entire game, felt soreness between his third and fourth at bats , general manager Brian Cashman said.
    Rep. Esty apologizes for not protecting threatened employee

    Rep. Esty apologizes for not protecting threatened employee

    Esty also reportedly signed a nondisclosure agreement with Baker, that included several secrecy provisions. She did not tell Esty or the House Ethics Committee because she feared for her safety.
  • Darren Lehmann to step down as Australia's head coach

    Darren Lehmann to step down as Australia's head coach

    Although repeating he wasn't part of the ball-tampering plan, Lehmann said he was ultimately responsible for the "culture" of the team.
    Raiders cut Marquette King, Clive Walford

    Raiders cut Marquette King, Clive Walford

    San Francisco re-signed him on October 24, 2017, and he appeared in each of the team's final nine games of the season. The Raiders signed Wadman earlier this month, and he has never punted in an National Football League game.
    Isner beats del Potro to reach Miami final

    Isner beats del Potro to reach Miami final

    Isner, 32, has won 12 singles titles during his career, but he will seek his first in a 1,000-point masters tournament. Isner was playing in his 11th career ATP Masters 1000 semifinal, and is now into this third career final.
  • Dawson's Creek Cast: Then and Now

    Dawson's Creek Cast: Then and Now

    In case you missed it, the much beloved 90s teen drama series, Dawson's Creek just celebrated its 20 (!) year anniversary. Teenage drama " Dawson's Creek ", which was published from 1998 to 2003, has made Katie a real star and idol of millions.
    EPS for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Expected At $0.63

    EPS for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Expected At $0.63

    BidaskClub lowered shares of Netflix from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, December 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $263.00, for a total value of $92,050.00. (NASDAQ:NFLX) or 62,000 shares.
    Everything You Wanted to Know About Super Nintendo Classic Mini

    Everything You Wanted to Know About Super Nintendo Classic Mini

    In the autumn of 2016, the news about the re-release of the 8-bit NES console resounded in the world of the gaming industry. The console can be placed in the palm of your hand, which is very convenient for its storing and carrying around.

Five Young Sports Stars to Watch in 2020 Five Young Sports Stars to Watch in 2020 We’ve now entered 2020 and the sporting world will certainly have a lot to show us in the upcoming year. The upcoming year will be telling if the boy can turn from a talented prospect to a world-class player.

General Overview of Cisco CCNA R&S Questions and Answers In addition to this, they will also build their skills and knowledge levels required to implement WLAN in a small/medium network. At the end of the course, they will also be able to resolve regular issues with EIGRP, STP, and OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .

Jets sign LB Neville Hewitt, RB Thomas Rawls Jets sign LB Neville Hewitt, RB Thomas Rawls However, injury troubles have suppressed his development, rushing for 349 yards in 2016 and just 157 yards in 2017. Rawls averaged 4.3 yards per carry in three seasons with the Seahawks.

ZTE debuts Android Go handset for the United States, priced at $79.99 ZTE debuts Android Go handset for the United States, priced at $79.99 There's 8GB of storage with microSD compatibility, while the 2,200mAh battery should be plenty to sustain this handset . There's a 5-inch display with a 480 x 854 resolution, which is absolutely nothing to write home, about even for $80.

Korean Leaders' Meeting for April 27 Korean Leaders' Meeting for April 27 Speaking on infrastructure in Ohio, Trump highlighted the recently completed renegotiation of the Korea-US free trade agreement. President Donald Trump - is the culmination of diplomatic efforts after North Korea fired a flurry of missiles past year .

Team SA arrive at Gold Coast ahead of Commonwealth Games Team SA arrive at Gold Coast ahead of Commonwealth Games Cardiff and Vale College's head of netball, Kyra Jones, has been selected to represent Wales at the Commonwealth Games . Organizers say the potential broadcasting audience can account for one-third of the world's population.

Tag: Huawei Enjoy 8 specifications Tag: Huawei Enjoy 8 specifications Huawei Enjoy 8 is priced at CNY 1,299 around ₹13,500 for the 3GB RAM variant and CNY 1,499 around ₹15,500 for the 4GB RAM variant. In terms of connectivity, Enjoy 8e supports 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, and Glonass.

Captain Tim Paine makes his mark Captain Tim Paine makes his mark Australian cricket has been in disarray this week following the backlash from the Newlands ball-tampering incident. His match-winning aggregate of 9-110 in the last test took his tally of wickets to 306 in 85 tests.

Family of Alton Sterling to hold press conference about BRPD decision Family of Alton Sterling to hold press conference about BRPD decision According to Landry's office, Sterling was shot six times - three times in the chest and another three shots in his back. Department of Justice a year ago when it announced it would pass on prosecution. "These are the facts", Landry said.

Dying Light Adds Location, Mode, Enemy, and More in the Latest Update Dying Light Adds Location, Mode, Enemy, and More in the Latest Update Players will need to chase down the zombified Easter Bunny and collect the eggs to unlock the magnificent Easter Outfit. This creature is bigger, stronger, and more unpredictable, but killing him gives you a massive amount of experience.

Post-Ram Navami violence, Bengal police gear up for Hanuman Jayanti Post-Ram Navami violence, Bengal police gear up for Hanuman Jayanti The clashes in West Bengal's Asansol continued even 5 days after the violence erupted due to the Ram Navami processions in Raniganj on March 25, with the total state-wide death toll reaching 5.

The 10 best football players in the world The 10 best football players in the world But even so, there’s no denying that he has impressive skills and he managed to lead all his football teams to big titles. Now at PSG, there are a lot of rumors that he might come back in Spain to play for life-time rivals of Barcelona, Real Madrid.

How to learn English with the news Your main purpose is to master or improve your language skills, so it is not so big deal if you listen to or read something fake. How to learn English through the news It is undeniable that the news is a great source of the words that are used everywhere.

How Technology Has Completely Changed the Way We Spend Money How Technology Has Completely Changed the Way We Spend Money The Rise of Mobile Payments Over the last few years, all of the major mobile innovators have stepped into the mobile payment game. As of 2016, Apple Pay had 12 million monthly users , a figure which is sure to rise substantially in the coming months and years.