WB: 30 Trinamool supporters injured as bus turns turtle in Nayagram

WB: 30 Trinamool supporters injured as bus turns turtle in Nayagram

The Trinamool supporters were on their way to attend CM's public meeting at Jhargram.

Oct 11, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
West Bengal: 20 trucks set blaze in west Midnapore after man dies in road mishap

West Bengal: 20 trucks set blaze in west Midnapore after man dies in road mishap

An unruly mob staged a road blockade and set at least 20 trucks on fire on Jhargram-Midnapore road after a truck loaded with sand hit a cyclist and critically injured him.

Jul 08, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Jhargram, Asansol and Kalimpong to be new Bengal districts

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced that Jhargram, Kalimpong and Asansol will be given the status of new districts.

Jun 14, 2016, 23:55 PM IST

Bengal ITI entrance test cancelled after paper leak

The entrance test for the Industrial Training Institutes (ITI) in West Bengal, scheduled on Sunday, was cancelled after reports that examination papers were leaked in several districts, a state minister said.

Jun 28, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

Man beheads hawker, flees with head

A 30-year-old vegetable hawker was beheaded allegedly by a man after an altercation at Kendrapara in Belpahari area of West Midnapore district on Sunday.

Jun 07, 2015, 23:05 PM IST

3 killed, 39 injured in bus-oil tanker collision in West Bengal

Three persons were killed and 39 others were injured when a bus collided with an oil tanker on NH-6 in Jhargram district of West Bengal on Saturday.

May 23, 2015, 12:01 PM IST

Parents shot dead by cop son in West Bengal

An elderly couple was on Sunday shot dead, allegedly by their cop son who also tried to commit suicide in West Midnapore district in the state, police said.

May 17, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

Tribal woman in Jhargram thrashed by men, one arrested

A tribal woman was severely beaten up by a group of men at Jhargram in West Midnapore district triggering commotion in the locality, following which one person was arrested.

May 04, 2015, 05:05 AM IST

Elephant tramples elderly man to death in Jhagram

A 65-year-old man was crushed to death by an elephant in West Midnapore district today, Forest department officials said.

Feb 26, 2015, 13:53 PM IST

TMC can't prevent BJP progress by terror: Rahul Sinha

Claiming that 29 BJP workers were jailed in West Bengal in false cases for past one year, state BJP President Rahul Sinha on Thursday said despite this the ruling Trinamool Congress government won't succeed in preventing BJP from coming to power in next assembly polls.

Jan 22, 2015, 22:12 PM IST

29 BJP members arrested by police for planning dacoity

Two BJP leaders of West Midnapore district and 27 other party activists were arrested for illegally possessing arms and ammunition and planning a dacoity, police said on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Man killed by elephant in West Midnapore

A man was killed by an elephant at Pathardoara village in West Midnapore district, a senior Forest officer said today.

Divisional Forest Officer (DFO), Kharagpur Range, Anjan Guha said Jogeswar Mullick around 47-year-old was sleeping in the courtyard of his house when an elephant caught him by the trunk and threw him killing Mullick.

Jun 24, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

Mamata`s convoy takes wrong route in former Maoist stronghold

The convoy of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tonight found itself going down a wrong route in the jungles of the former Maoist stronghold of West Midnapore district, police said.

Oct 16, 2013, 08:18 AM IST

Maoist leader beaten to death in Jhargram

A prominent Maoist leader belonging to the Peoples Committee against Police Atrocities (PCPA) was on Saturday beaten to death by irate villagers in Jhargram police district of West Bengal.

Aug 17, 2013, 18:28 PM IST

Deserted elephant calves being sent to Jaldapara

Two elephant calves who were deserted by their herd near here two months ago were on Sunday on their way to Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary in North Bengal for being trained.

Mar 31, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Landmine, computer found in jungle in WB

A landmine, a computer monitor and CPU were found from a jungle at Jamboni in West Midnapore district.

Nov 30, 2012, 21:14 PM IST

Tight security arrangements on Kishenji`s death anniversary

Security forces were on alert at West Bengal`s Jhargram and elsewhere one year after death of Maoist leader Koteswar Rao alias `Kishenji` in encounter at Jangalmahal area of West Midnapore with CRPF.

Nov 24, 2012, 22:13 PM IST

Maoist leader arrested, challenger mines seized separately in WB

A Maoist leader was arrested and several challenger mines were seized on Sunday during raids by security forces in West Midnapore district, police said.

Oct 28, 2012, 19:55 PM IST

WB: Failed students lock teachers inside school

Class XI students of a school in West Midnapore district who had failed in the annual examination, Thursday locked up the all the 50-odd staff and secretary after their meeting failed to yield any result.

Apr 26, 2012, 13:13 PM IST

Explosive materials seized from Jhargram

The joint security forces
on Tuesday seized explosives used in the manufacture of landmines
by Maoists from Dharampurunder Lalgarh police station area
in West Midnapore district on Tuesday.

Nov 15, 2011, 15:43 PM IST