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TMC leader shot dead in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas 

Three persons, including a local Trinamool Congress leader Safruddin Khan, were shot dead by unidentified men at Jaynagar petrol pump in South 24 Parganas.

published on : 14th December 2018

WATCH | Kolkata celebrates Durga Pujo in all its glory

The nine-day festival is a witness to Kolkata's rich heritage and culture.

published on : 24th October 2018

Fire breaks out at West Bengal's Howrah Railway station

Fire broke out at Howrah Railway Station in West Bengal on Thursday night. Cause of the fire has been identified as a short-circuit on an electricity board. 

published on : 7th September 2018

Majerhat Bridge Collapse: PWD & Railway administration were responsible for maintenance, says WB Governor 

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi said that the Public Works Department (PWD) and Railway administration had the responsibility to maintain the bridge.

published on : 4th September 2018

Kolkata roads waterlogged following heavy monsoon showers

Torrential rains lashed Kolkata and its neighbouring districts of Howrah, Hooghly, Nadia, North and South 24 Parganas on the morning of June 26. Heavy to very heavy rains have been predicted

published on : 26th June 2018

Locals protest against rape, murder of minor girl in West Bengal

Local residents of Janata Nagar in Siliguri protested against alleged rape and murder of 9-year-old girl.

published on : 28th January 2018

India, Bangladesh jointly launch connectivity projects

 India and Bangladesh jointly launched bilateral connectivity projects for the mutual benefit of both countries on Thursday. 

published on : 9th November 2017

Watch: Mobile phone blasts in man’s pocket in West Bengal

A shocking video of a mobile phone blast in a man's shirt pocket has surfaced from West Midnapore. The phone had heated up in his pocket causing the fire. 

published on : 27th October 2017

Amit Shah on three-day tour to West Bengal over TMC attacks on BJP workers

BJP President Amit Shah on a 3-day tour to West Bengal over TMC attacks on BJP workers.

published on : 12th September 2017

Suspected to be cattle thieves, 2 men lynched in West Bengal

At least two persons, suspected to be cattle thieves, were allegedly lynched by the mob near Dhupguri area of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal.

published on : 28th August 2017

Paramilitary forces deployed, section 144 remains imposed in violence-hit areas

The restrictions were imposed following a violent clash which broke out in state's North 24 Parganas over a Facebook post, which showed a naked photograph of Prophet Muhammad. 

published on : 6th July 2017

Tourists forced to leave as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha calls indefinite bandh in West Bengal

GJM supporters on June 12 called an indefinite bandh in the state, central government offices and Gorkhaland Territorial Administration.

published on : 12th June 2017

Darjeeling limps back to normalcy after two days of tense situation

Life returned to normal in West Bengal's Darjeeling after two days of tense situation affected the district. Stranded tourists left for their native without any trouble. 

published on : 11th June 2017

Mamata Banerjee warns Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief not to cross limits

Mamata Banerjee visited Darjeeling after a clash between the police and GJM supporters and has warned Bimar Gurung and his supporters of strict action against them.

published on : 10th June 2017

Darjeeling violence: Never want to visit again, say tourists

 Over 10,000 tourists have been left stranded after violence erupted in West Bengal's Darjeeling for past few days.

published on : 10th June 2017
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