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Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: West Bengal’s Dum Dum will see Trinamool’s Saugata Roy try his luck again
Mar 20, 2019 12:49
Voting in the Dum Dum parliamentary constituency will be held on the seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on May 19 and result will be declared on May 23.
Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Trinamool will look to retain Bangaon in West Bengal
Mar 20, 2019 12:38
Bangaon will vote on May 6 and result will be declared on May 23.
1,700 endangered turtles seized in Bengal in back to back raids
Jan 23, 2019 16:22
Fish truck from Andhra Pradesh used as cover. The turtles were concealed under fish.
Bengal couple held for killing girl child, neighbours allege it is ‘third’
Jan 22, 2019 19:54
Neighbours alleged that two more girls were killed in the past by Manikumar Biswas and his wife, Rani.
Bharat Bandh: Sporadic incidents of violence in Bengal on Day 2 of trade union strike
Jan 09, 2019 13:03
Train services were disrupted at a few stations in Nadia, East Burdwan and South 24 Parganas districts. Protesters blocked railway tracks at some spots and at others they threw banana leaves on overhead wires to disrupt trains.
Bengal woman allegedly beaten to death over dowry dispute
Nov 11, 2018 19:27
Family members of the deceased claimed that their daughter was beaten to death by her husband and in-laws as she failed to bring the demanded money from her father, Bengal police said.
Five tourists from Bengal die as vehicle plunges into gorge in Sikkim
Oct 23, 2018 17:23
The vehicle was travelling towards Kaluk in Sikkim when it tumbled and fell about 100 feet.
Bengal BJP to target small NGOs, social organisations in run-up to LS polls
Aug 09, 2018 11:36
Pockets with sizeable tribal and Hindi-speaking population to be the focus areas for the drive.
In West Bengal, sweet shop acted as cover for illegal arms unit
Jul 31, 2018 16:10
Fake Indian currency with a face value of Rs 1 lakh and a lathe machine used to make the weapons were also recovered in the raid at Jagaddal village, which extended through Monday.
DRI seizes exotic birds smuggled into Bengal from B’desh
Jun 28, 2018 12:55
The 21 birds were handed over to the Alipore Zoo authorities.
Shop owner shot dead for demanding price for a plate of biryani in Bengal
Jun 04, 2018 18:57
The shop owner’s brother says they are very scared. Police say a man has been arrested and search is on for other co-accused.
Poultry farm owner sold dead chicken to eateries in Kolkata outskirts
May 26, 2018 15:35
Police suspect that using a large network of middlemen, Kaushar Ali Dhali also procured dead chicken from other poultry owners at throwaway prices.
6 killed in bombing, shooting as Bengal holds panchayat polls
May 14, 2018 12:54
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.
13 killed, 25 injured in lightning strikes in Bengal
Apr 30, 2018 16:55
Of the 13 , three each died in Nadia, Murshidabad and North 24 Parganas districts, and two each in Dakshin Dinajpur and Malda.
Class 8 student found hanging in Bengal school hostel, locals set building on fire
Apr 21, 2018 19:17
Local people ransacked the hostel and set it on fire after the body of the class 8 student was found. The boy’s family alleged before the police that he was murdered.