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NIA reveals how Islamic State recruits tried to infiltrate Kanhaiya stir and foment violence

NIA reveals how Islamic State recruits tried to infiltrate Kanhaiya stir and foment violence

The report said that ISIS designs were exposed during the interrogation of its three recruits, Ashiq Ahmad, Mohammad Abdul Ahad and Mohammad Afzal.

West Bengal goes for fifth phase of polling on Saturday

West Bengal goes for fifth phase of polling on Saturday

The polling will be held for 31 constituencies in 24 Parganas Dakshin, 18 in Hooghly and four in Kolkata Dakshin.

West Bengal Assembly polls: EC issues notification for 5th phase

West Bengal Assembly polls: EC issues notification for 5th phase

Election Commission today issued notification for the fifth phase of West Bengal Assembly polls.

Election Commission seizes Rs 1 crore in poll-bound West Bengal

Election Commission seizes Rs 1 crore in poll-bound West Bengal

The Election Commission on Saturday said Rs 1 crore has been seized across districts of poll-bound West Bengal in the last 18 days.

Election Commission removes another top cop ahead of West Bengal polls

Election Commission removes another top cop ahead of West Bengal polls

The Election Commission ordered the removal of Bharati Ghosh, officer on special duty (Left Wing Extremism) from her post in poll bound West Bengal.

Bodies of teenaged couple found

Bodies of two teenaged students, who were appearing for their ongoing class 12 examination and were in a relationship, were found hanging by the same rope today.

Girl molested onboard Doon Express

A girl has been allegedly molested by a person onboard the Doon Express on Wednesday.

Fire in edible oil factory in Hooghly, no casualty

A big fire broke out in an edible oil factory at Chanditala in Hooghly district today.

Kolkata hit and run: BJP accuses Trinamool of conspiring to save culprit

Kolkata hit and run: BJP accuses Trinamool of conspiring to save culprit

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday accused the Trinamool Congress (TMC) Government of West Bengal for 'conspiring' to save the alleged culprit, who is a TMC MP's son, after he was arrested by Kolkata police in connection with the IAF corporal hit-and-run case.

Trinamool has nothing to do with Kolkata hit-and-run case: Derek O'Brien

Trinamool has nothing to do with Kolkata hit-and-run case: Derek O'Brien

72-hours after no arrest was made in Kolkata IAF personnel hit-and-run case, Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien on Saturday said that his party has nothing to do with the case.

Principal arrested for harassing girl students during college trip

Principal of a private college in Hooghly, Karnataka was arrested for allegedly harassing girl students during a college trip to Goa. The incident came to light when students created a ruckus inside the campus and also thrashed the principal and his car.

WB: Three more districts to be freed of open defecation

After Nadia becoming the first district in the country to be freed of open defecation, West Bengal would soon have three other districts Hooghly, East Midnapore and North 24 Parganas falling under the same category.

Youth kills two members of family, injure two others

Two female members of a family were murdered on Friday and two others were injured in the Uttarpara area of Hooghly district here, the police said.

BJP leader's body found near railway tracks in West Bengal

The body of a local BJP leader was found near railway tracks in Hooghly district on Tuesday, with the party claiming that he had been abducted and murdered for "campaigning against the Trinamool Congress".

BJP delegation on way to meet potato farmer stopped in Hooghly

A high-level BJP delegation led by party's national secretary Siddharth Nath Singh, which was on its way to meet financially starved potato farmers, was stopped in Haripal area of Hooghly district by Trinamool Congress workers on Sunday.

16-year-old girl tortured, raped by clergyman; arrested

A 16-year-old girl from Hooghly-based rehabilitation home for women was allegedly raped and tortured for a month by a clergyman, police said on Wednesday.

Two cops hurt while trying to stop clash between anti-socials in Hooghly

Two policemen sustained injuries while trying to stop a clash between two groups of anti-socials at a railway station compound in Hooghly district on Thursday, police said.

BJP worker burned with cigarettes for attending Amit Shah's Kolkata rally

A BJP worker who attended Amit Shah's Kolkata rally in Kolkata was allegedly beaten brutally after being dragged out of his home by TMC workers on Wednesday.

Uma Bharti discusses Ganga rejuvenation plan with NEERI

Union Minister Uma Bharti discussed various issues related to rejuvenation of river Ganga with scientists at the city-based National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI).

10 injured in TMC-BJP clash, 7 houses set afire

West Bengal, At least 10 persons were injured and seven houses were set on fire after a clash broke out between workers of the ruling Trinamool Congress and opposition BJP at a village here on Monday, police said.