Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 05:53 PM IST
Nadda will launch the campaign in Burdwan district of the election bound state and the process will be carried forward by party workers who will visit farming households across 48,000 villages to collect rice.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Vanessa Viegas
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2020 05:09 AM IST
During the lockdown, as Khatun did her rounds to enforce the government’s stay-at-home rules and social distancing norms, she saw first-hand the economic devastation in her neighbourhood.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata: | By Joydeep Thakur | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Soren has dug a 15-feet well inside her house so that her 50-year-old ailing mother doesn’t have to walk to the villages’ water source about 200 metres away several times a day and stand in the queue to fetch water.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Joydeep Thakur | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2020 11:58 PM IST
West Bengal education minister Partha Chatterjee said that two teachers of the school have already been suspended.
Hindustan Times, Berhampore | By Sreyasi Pal
PUBLISHED ON APR 24, 2020 03:39 PM IST
Their families claimed that they talked to the youths for the last time on Tuesday when they were somewhere in Burdwan in Bengal. The police have started a probe.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 03, 2020 04:26 PM IST
In October 2014, an explosion in a house at Khagragarh in Burdwan town, about 100 km from Kolkata, exposed a network of Bangladeshi jihadi elements running an arms and explosives factory in the state.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Midnapore | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 06:24 PM IST
In his complaint, the Jadavpur University student that he and a friend of his, a woman, was beaten up by supporters of the BJP at Alisha bus stand in Burdwan, from where they were to catch a bus to Kolkata. He also alleged that those who beat him up said that he must pay for what he had done to Babul Supriyo.
New Delhi | By Neeraj Chauhan
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 11:35 PM IST
The federal anti-terror probe agency on Tuesday recovered material used in making improvised explosive devices, or IEDs, from JMB’s hideouts in Bengaluru.
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 09:06 PM IST
Officers of the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) on Saturday arrested two men and seized from their possession 524 parakeets, trapped in 11 cages, from Bengal’s East Burdwan district. The birds, protected under Indian Wildlife Protection Act and illegally sold as pets, were being carried in a bus plying on the Patna-Kolkata route.
KOLKATA/MIDNAPORE | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 11:56 PM IST
Purnendu Chatterjee’s body was found in the morning about 3 km from his home, additional superintendent of district police Priyabrata Roy said. “A post-mortem exam is being conducted. Investigations are on,” he told reporters.
Kolkata | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2020 05:20 PM IST
According to the Meteorological department, the extremely severe cyclonic storm relatively weakened after entering coastal Odisha and transformed into “very severe” as it approached Bengal.
Midnapore, Hindustan Times | By Koushik Dutta
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 02:40 PM IST
The victim alleged that the man started avoiding her soon after her family talked of getting the two married.
Rise above narrow self interest and communal barriers, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina tells Indian youth
Hindustan Times, Asansol | By Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri
PUBLISHED ON MAY 26, 2018 10:31 PM IST
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received an honorary DLitt at a special convocation in Kazi Nazual University in Burdwan.
Hindustan Times | By Sreyasi Pal, Berhampore
PUBLISHED ON MAY 26, 2018 03:00 PM IST
Primary investigation has revealed that the duo arrested on Thursday night used to sell bomb making materials to members of a banned outfit in Bangladesh.
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 12:54 PM IST
In Bagda of North 24 Parganas district, nine men were caught by villagers stamping ballot papers in a booth, In Bodo Khotimali in Cooch Behar district, a booth reported 100% polling at 8 am.
Hindustan Times | By Halim Mondal, Nadia
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2019 11:06 PM IST
The company that installed the technology has also embellished the offering with cellphone apps that provide details of homework for the students and notifications from the school.
Hindustan Times | By Halim Mondal & Md Asif, Nadia/burdwan
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2018 01:26 PM IST
Enraged residents set fire to six vessels and clashed with the police in Shantipur, Nadia, on Sunday morning over a delay in launching rescue operations following a boat capsize in the Ganga river. Five people reportedly went missing in the incident.