Birbhum district

Two arrested for damaging Netaji's statue in Bengal's Birbhum district, sent to custody

The two were arrested last night and produced in Dubrajpur court today which sent them to police custody for two days.

Aug 16, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

Hundred crude bombs recovered in WB's Birbhum

No arrest has been made so far in this connection, police said.

Dec 09, 2016, 17:43 PM IST
Here's why TMC MP Anupam Hazra was allegedly heckled by party workers at Vishva-Bharti university

Here's why TMC MP Anupam Hazra was allegedly heckled by party workers at Vishva-Bharti university

Anupam Hazra was sacked by the Vishva-Bharti University on June 2015.

Jun 14, 2016, 19:51 PM IST
West Bengal BJP chief's warning: `If anyone raises Pakistan Zindabad slogans, he will be chopped off by 6 inches`

West Bengal BJP chief's warning: `If anyone raises Pakistan Zindabad slogans, he will be chopped off by 6 inches`

Addressing a protest rally in Birbhum, West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh threatened beheading of those who shout anti-national slogans.

Mar 03, 2016, 12:11 PM IST

Bomb blast in West Bengal's Birbhum district, three reported dead

Bomb Blast in Birbhum district kills 3. Watch the story to know more.

Jan 22, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

Mob ransacks West Bengal police station

Alleging that the accident occurred only because policemen had chased the dumper to extort money from the driver, a large number of people staged demonstration at the spot deriding the police.

Jan 15, 2016, 23:40 PM IST

Political party bringing bombs, goons to Bengal Birbhum district: Mamata

In a veiled attack on the BJP, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said a political party was smuggling in firearms and bombs and bringing hired goons to trouble-torn Birbhum district to foment violence.

Jul 08, 2015, 00:07 AM IST

Explosives seized in West Bengal

A large quantity of explosives including detonators and gelatin sticks were seized by police at Mayureswar in Birbhum district late Friday night.

Jun 06, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

CID takes charge of woman torture case in West Bengal

The CID of the West Bengal Police on Friday took charge of the investigation into the alleged torture of a woman, relative of a BJP worker wanted in a bomb attack case, by policemen in Birbhum district.

Jan 23, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Police officer suspended for torturing woman

Police on Wednesday suspended a sub-inspector and initiated departmental probe against two constables for their alleged involvement in torturing a woman in Birbhum district.

Jan 20, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Lone BJP member stages walk-out from West Bengal Assembly

The lone BJP MLA in the West Bengal Assembly Shamik Bhattacharya on Thursday staged a walk out from the House as Speaker Biman Banerjee did not allow him to refer to the law and order issue in Birbhum district.

Nov 13, 2014, 15:08 PM IST

Minorities under attack in West Bengal: BJP MLA

Shamik Bhattacharya, the lone BJP MLA in West Bengal Assembly, on Thursday alleged that minorities and the poor were under attack in the state and the government was refraining from taking any step.

Nov 13, 2014, 14:41 PM IST

Blast in West Bengal, three held

A bomb explosion took place in West Bengal's Birbhum district on Wednesday, seriously injuring three people. Three people, including a woman, were held for the blast, police said.

Oct 22, 2014, 12:18 PM IST

Labhpur gang-rape case: All 13 accused found guilty

A local court on Friday found all the 13 accused guilty in the gang-rape of a tribal woman at Labhpur in Birbhum district in January this year.

Sep 19, 2014, 19:21 PM IST

Evidence yet not found to arrest Anubrata in Parui murder case

SIT probing murder of an independent panchayat member at Parui told the Calcutta HC that it did not find the need to arrest district TMC district president Anubrata Mondal so far.

Jul 22, 2014, 20:39 PM IST

Triple murder: Court seeks Bengal view on CBI probe

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday sought the West Bengal government`s stand on a petition seeking CBI probe into a triple murder in Birbhum district.

Jul 15, 2014, 14:23 PM IST

Over 100 bombs recovered in West Bengal

105 crude bombs and explosive manufacturing material were on Thursday seized by security forces during a search operation in West Bengal`s Birbhum district, ahead of April 30 polls.

Jun 19, 2014, 16:10 PM IST

Two killed in explosion ahead of polls in Birbhum district

Two persons were killed when a bomb they were making exploded at Kusumberia village in Birbhum district on Monday.

Apr 21, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

CPI(M) activist allegedly killed by TMC workers after explosives found near Mamata`s rally venue

A day after some explosives were recovered few kilometers away from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s election rally venue in Birbhum district, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers allegedly attacked a CPI(M) activist at Haraipur village here on Saturday, who was passing through the area at the time of the recovery of the explosives.

Apr 19, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

West Bengal gang-rape: NCW satisfied with police and administrative action

The National Commission for Women expressed satisfaction with the police and administrative action following the gang-rape tribal girl on the orders of a kangaroo court in Birbhum district.

Feb 11, 2014, 16:12 PM IST