Burdwan blast: IEDs made by Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen were for use in Bangladesh, says NIA
Burdwan blast: IEDs made by Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen were for use in Bangladesh, says NIA

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths probing the Burdwan blast on Friday took custody of the three arrested in the case and reiterated that all of them were operatives of the terror group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).

TMC councillor, 2 others held for assaulting IT hub director

A councillor of the ruling Trinamool Congress and two other partymen were arrested for allegedly assaulting the director of information technology hub and others at the industrial city of Durgapur in Burdwan district, the police said on Thursday.

Bengal blast: NIA custody of one extended, two sent to judicial remand

 A city court Wednesday sent Hasem Molla to the NIA`s custody till Oct 31, and two other key accused to judicial custody till Nov 5 over the Oct 2 explosion in West Bengal`s Burdwan district.

Burdwan blast: ED team visits explosion site

Officials of the Enforcement Directorate today visited the Burdwan blast site here and met police officers in their bid to unearth the source of fund of the suspected terrorists.

BJP wants Mamata's apology for opposing NIA probe

BJP today demanded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to publicly apologise for opposing a probe by National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the Burdwan blast.

Burdwan blast: 'Who will blink first' attitude delayed NIA takeover, says Congress

The NIA's taking over of the Burdwan blast probe was in no way a breach of the Centre-state relation, Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury said on Saturday.

Burdwan blast probe: BJP raises questions over Mamata's intention

 A day after the NIA recovered 40 improvised hand grenades from a house in Burdwan, BJP today wanted to know why West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had prevented the NIA from investigating the Burdwan blast for a crucial one week.

NSG officials seize large stockpile of explosives, hand grenades

National Security Guard (NSG) and National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials on Friday seized a large stockpile of crude hand grenades, socket bombs and explosives from a house in Burdwan district of West Bengal where suspected militant Rejaul Karim used to stay.

Improvised hand grenades detonated in West Bengal's Burdwan
Improvised hand grenades detonated in West Bengal's Burdwan

National Security Guard (NSG) and National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials on Friday seized a large stockpile of crude hand grenades, socket bombs and explosives from a house in Burdwan district of West Bengal where suspected militant Rejaul Karim used to stay.

40 improvised hand grenades found at a house in Burdwan

The NIA on Wednesday recovered a sack containing 40 improvised hand grenades from a store room in a house in Burdwan where an explosion killed two persons on October 2 in which the involvement of a Bangladesh-based terror group is suspected.

Burdwan blast: NIA team expresses security concern, Centre to send BSF company
Burdwan blast: NIA team expresses security concern, Centre to send BSF company

Sleuths of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) investigating the Burdwan blast have expressed concerns over their security, sources said on Thursday.

Burdwan blast: NIA seizes books, trunks, car from madrasa

National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths on Monday seized a large number of books and documents, 12 trunks and a car from a madrasa in Burdwan district where the Khagragarh blast accused were suspected to have been radicalised in Jehadi ideology.

Bengal blast: NIA to seek custody of accused

Six people arrested in connection with the October 02 blast in West Bengal`s Burdwan district will be presented before a special NIA court here Monday and the central probe agency will seek their custody.

Bengal blast: NIA to seek custody of accused

Six people arrested in connection with the October 02 blast in West Bengal`s Burdwan district will be presented before a special NIA court here Monday and the central probe agency will seek their custody.

NIA visits blast site, madrasa in Burdwan

National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths on Sunday visited the blast site and a madrasa in Burdwan district where Khagragarh blast accused were suspected to have got militant training.

NIA meets CID officials, to visit Burdwan blast site

A day after the Centre handed over the Burdwan blast case to NIA, a team of its officials visited the CID headquarters on Friday and spoke to the investigators, who were till now probing the case.

Burdwan blast: Two more arrested

Two persons were arrested today for selling SIM cards to the terror suspects in the Burdwan blast taking the number of those apprehended in the case to six.

Burdwan blast: West Bengal Governor hopes NIA probe will reveal truth

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Friday said he is confident that truth will be revealed in the Burdwan blast as the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken over the probe.

BJP advises TMC to agree to NIA probe into Burdwan blast

BJP on Thursday advised the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government of West Bengal to agree to an investigation into the Khagragarh blast episode of October 2 by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

TMC cold shoulders demand for NIA probe into Burdwan blast

Cold shouldering the demand for NIA investigation into the Burdwan blast, West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee on Thursday expressed confidence in the ongoing CID probe and charged the Opposition with trying to break the administration's morale by showing lack of confidence in it.