Bishnupur

Fire breaks out at Calcutta maternity ward, no casualty reported

The Manipur government is facing a unique problem -- of militants killing persons accused of rape and other heinous crimes against women. A suspected rapist was on Friday night brought blindfolded to Imphal and shot dead with two bullets to the head, police said.

Jul 29, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Manipur Assembly Elections 2017, Phase 1: As it happened

Manipur records 84.8% voter turnout till 6 pm in Phase 1 of assembly elections.

Mar 04, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

West Bengal plans first heritage city in Bishnupur

Famous for its medieval terracotta temples and glorious past, Bishnupur town in West Bengal is now being planned as the state's first heritage city.

May 20, 2015, 10:14 AM IST

ED to attach Saradha properties worth Rs 500 crore

Enforcement Directorate (ED) which is probing the money trail in the Saradha ponzi scam will further attach properties worth Rs 500 crore, an official in the department said.

Feb 24, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

West Bengal sex workers' request to celebrate Durga Puja rejected

At a time when mainstreaming initiatives are gathering momentum, sex workers in three key regions of West Bengal have been denied the permission to celebrate their own Durga Puja, the biggest festival in the state.

Sep 16, 2014, 15:25 PM IST

West Bengal Lok Sabha polls: Fourth phase tomorrow

Security has been stepped up for the penultimate fourth phase Lok Sabha poll in West Bengal on Wednesday as four of the six seats going to the poll fall in Jangalmahal where the Maoists ruled till recently.

May 06, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Eight die after drinking illicit liquor

Eight people died and 15 others were taken ill after they consumed toxic illicit country liquor at Bishnupur in South 24 parganas district, police said on Monday.

Jun 18, 2013, 00:21 AM IST