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Murshidabad bus accident: Death toll rises to 37

Murshidabad bus accident: Death toll rises to 37

The incident took place when the bus carrying 50 passengers, enroute to Malda district, fell into a deep canal in the wee hours of Monday. 

Jan 30, 2018, 06:51 AM IST
4 dead after bus falls off bridge in West Bengal's Murshidabad; CM Mamata Banerjee announces ex-gratia

4 dead after bus falls off bridge in West Bengal's Murshidabad; CM Mamata Banerjee announces ex-gratia

At least four people were on Monday killed and seven others injured after a bus plunged into a canal in breaking the railing of a bridge in West Bengal's Murshidabad district.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Mamata announces compensation, job for family of man burnt to death in Rajasthan

Mamata announces compensation, job for family of man burnt to death in Rajasthan

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced Rs 3 lakh compensation to the family of a migrant labourer from the state who was hacked to death in Rajasthan and a job to a family member.

Dec 08, 2017, 17:27 PM IST

North West Bengal likely to receive heavy rains from August 31

The MeT department has also forecast heavy rain over Gangetic West Bengal in the southern part of the state from September one.

Aug 29, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
152 dead, 1.5 crore people hit by flood in West Bengal, says CM Mamata Banerjee

152 dead, 1.5 crore people hit by flood in West Bengal, says CM Mamata Banerjee

The chief minister said the state government's primary task was to help those affected in the floods.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:19 PM IST

Flood situation improving in West Bengal barring Malda

The flood situation in northern West Bengal has shown an overall improvement.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Three die after boat capsizes in Ganga in West Bengal's Malda

Three persons travelling in a boat died while one is missing after it capsized in Ganga river in Simultala area here, officials said today.

May 18, 2017, 12:19 PM IST

Deaf, mute girl gangraped in Malda, West Bengal

A deaf and mute 14-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by three men at a mango orchard in West Bengal`s Malda district.

May 08, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
100 crude bombs recovered from a toilet of a house in Malda

100 crude bombs recovered from a toilet of a house in Malda

Acting on specific a tip-off, the police on Wednesday recovered at least 100 crude bombs from a toilet of a house here, a senior police officer said.

Mar 08, 2017, 12:11 PM IST

BSF catches cow slaughter gang near India-Bangladesh border in Malda

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Feb 25, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Major train tragedies averted in Dhanbad, Malda – Know what happened

Major train tragedies averted in Dhanbad, Malda – Know what happened

Major train tragedies were averted in Dhanbad and Malda on Thursday.

Jan 26, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

West Bengal: Man with arms, ammunition arrested on Republic Day eve

A 35-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday with arms and ammunition in a special raid carried out in view of beefed-up security on Republic Day eve from Sripur village here, police said.

Jan 25, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

BSF seizes 3.6 kg opium in West Bengal's Malda, two smugglers arrested

Border Security Force personnel on Tuesday arrested two smugglers from West Bengal's Malda district for illegal possession of 3.6 kg of opium, officials said.

Jan 24, 2017, 19:21 PM IST

BSF seizes 10 kg of tortoise shells, 900 bottles of cough syrup in West Bengal's Malda

The Border Security Force have seized 900 bottles of Phensedyl syrup and tortoise shells weighing around ten kg from the Indo-Bangla border in Malda district, the paramilitary force said on Wednesday.

Dec 22, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

Child swept away in water, parts of Malda face flood fury

A child was swept away in swirling water as 29 villages were flooded by swollen Ganga in Malda district on Thursday as the flood situation remained grim in parts of the district.

Aug 25, 2016, 14:04 PM IST
Dowry shame: Husband pours boiling water on 21-year-old wife in Kolkata

Dowry shame: Husband pours boiling water on 21-year-old wife in Kolkata

A 21-year-old woman was allegedly burnt by her husband and in-laws in Old Malda police station area on Friday. 

May 15, 2016, 10:27 AM IST

Two brothers, stated to be Cong supporters, shot at in WB

 Two brothers, stated to be Congress supporters, were today hacked with sharp weapon and shot at by unidentified men in Sujapur of Malda district with the opposition alleging involvement of Trinamool Congress in the incident.

May 06, 2016, 03:57 AM IST
Massive post poll violence in Malda, 4 TMC workers dead; Congress attacked them with bombs?

Massive post poll violence in Malda, 4 TMC workers dead; Congress attacked them with bombs?

In a severe post poll violence in West Bengal's Malda, at least four Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers were killed and three others were hospitalised.

May 02, 2016, 08:44 AM IST
WATCH: Clash between CPI(M), TMC workers outside Malda booth during West Bengal Assembly elections

WATCH: Clash between CPI(M), TMC workers outside Malda booth during West Bengal Assembly elections

Here is the video of clash between CPI(M) and TMC workers outside a polling booth in Malda during West Bengal Assembly elections.

Apr 17, 2016, 12:54 PM IST

Malda: Four bombs found in car meant to pick up poll personnel

Four bombs were on Saturday found in a car, which was supposed to pick up poll personnel, in Malda town just as a driver was about to start the vehicle.

Apr 16, 2016, 14:45 PM IST