One killed in TMC-BJP clash in Birbhum

 One person was killed and another injured today in a clash between supporters of ruling Trinamool Congress and BJP at Parui in Birbhum district, the police said.

Prohibitory orders lifted from violence-hit Makra

Prohibitory orders were on Monday withdrawn from violence-hit Makra and adjacent four villages in Birbhum district.

Birbhum violence: Prohibitory orders revoked from Makhra village

Prohibitory orders clamped in and around violence-hit Makhra village of West Bengal were revoked Monday, said a police officer.

Govt compensation for Makra victims, Ali's father refuses

West Bengal government on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the family of each of those killed in the political clash at Makra village in Birbhum district on October 27.

BJP urges Governor to visit violence-hit Birbhum villages

Amidst recent incidents of political violence in the state, BJP on Friday requested West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi to visit the trouble-torn villages of Birbhum district where it alleged there have been instances of police atrocities against locals.

Birbhum violence: BJP, CPI-M to meet Bengal Governor on Friday

 The BJP and the CPI(M) will meet West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Friday to express their resentment over the state administration's refusal to allow them to visit violence-hit Makra village in Birbhum district.

BJP trying to create unrest in West Bengal, says Trinamool Congress

The ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday accused BJP of trying to create unrest in West Bengal on the basis of religion, soon after some central leaders of the saffron outfit were arrested for trying to enter the violence- hit Makra village in Birbhum district.

Birbhum violence: BJP's fact finding team detained by police

The West Bengal police, Thursday, prevented a central fact finding team of BJP from visiting Makra village in Birbhum district where three persons were killed and as many injured in clashes between Trinamool Congress and BJP supporters last week.

BJP demands CBI probe into Birbhum violence

Demanding a CBI probe into the Birbhum district violence, the BJP Tuesday claimed that minorities in West Bengal were coming into its fold by leaving the ruling Trinamool Congress which was "fomenting violence" to stop the desertions.​

Three killed, three injured in clash between TMC, BJP workers
Three killed, three injured in clash between TMC, BJP workers

Three persons were killed, as many injured and at least five houses set on fire when Trinamool Congress and BJP supporters fought a gun duel at Makra village in Birbhum district on Monday.

Bombs hurled at police personnel in Bengal village, one hurt

The officer-in-charge of Parui Police Station in Birbhum district was injured on Friday when bombs were hurled at a police team which raided a village after it was informed that bombs were being manufactured there.

Benagl blast: Three detained from hospital

Three persons who had admitted three others injured in a bomb explosion to a Burdwan district hospital have been detained, police said on Wednesday.

President Pranab Mukherjee leaves for Delhi

President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday left for New Delhi after spending four days at his ancestral village Kiranhar in Birbhum district to participate in the family Durga Puja.

TMC leader booked for assaulting cop inside police station

An FIR was lodged on Thursday against a Trinamool Congress leader for allegedly assaulting a sub- inspector inside a police station in Birbhum district.

Smoke in hospital, 22 patients go missing

At least 22 patients went missing after smoke emanated from the computer server of a government run hospital in Birbhum district early on Sunday, a health department official said.

One killed in Birbhum motor-bike blast

One person was killed when some explosive materials which was kept in his motor-bike went-off at Bhadulia village in Birbhum district, the police said Thursday.

Police officer injured in CPM-Trinamool clash dies

An Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of police, who suffered splinter injury during a clash between workers of Trinamool Congress and CPI-M, died in a private hospital today.

TMC supporters clash in Birbhum, 8 persons arrested

Two groups of Trinamool Congress supporters have clashed in Birbhum district during which a police outpost was allegedly ransacked and a police vehicle damaged, police said.

Left Front supports CBI probe into Bengal triple murder

Claiming that there were attempts to shield the guilty, the Left Front Monday supported the demand for a CBI probe into a 2010 triple murder in West Bengal`s Birbhum district in which a Trinamool Congress lawmaker is allegedly involved.

One arrested, coagulated poppy-juice seized in Birbhum

One person was arrested and coagulated poppy juice was seized from him at Khayrasole in Birbhum district, the police said today.