Twelve babies die in Malda hospital

Twelve infants have died in the past two days in the Malda Medical College and Hospital here, an official said on Thursday.

Crib death toll in Malda hospital mounts to 21

With six more infants dying in the Malda Medical College and Hospital here, the number of crib deaths went up to 21 in past five days, officials said today.

Crib death toll in Malda hospital mounts to 15

With two more infants dying in the Malda Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday, the number of crib deats has gone up to 15 in the past four days, hospital officials said.

Seven infant deaths at Malda hospital in past 24 hours

Seven infants have died in past 24 hours at West Bengal`s Malda Medical College and Hospital, which witnessed frequent crib deaths in the recent past.

Flood warning issued in West Bengal`s Malda

An alert has been issued in West Bengal`s Malda district, the state`s most flood-prone region, following heavy rainfall in the last few days, an official said.

Fire in LIC office in West Bengal

The main branch of LIC in Malda caught fire and two fire engines brought the blaze under control after about three hours.

Woman passenger injured in Malda

A woman passenger was injured when she was allegedly thrown out of a train by the ticket examiner in West Bengal`s Malda district today.

19 children die of encephalitis in Bengal

The number of children who have died of encephalitis in West Bengal`s Malda district has reached 19, an official said Monday.

TMC Malda district working president injured

Working president of Trinamool Congress Malda district Pratibha Singh was Friday admitted to Malda Medical College Hospital after she suffered injuries at a party meeting at Ratua in the district.

Malda correctional home inmates on indefinite fast

About 20 inmates of a correctional home in West Bengal`s Malda district are currently on an indefinite fast demanding their immediate release.

Man arrested with fake notes

Fake Indian notes with face value of Rs 5 lakh were seized from a man coming from Bangladesh at the border village of Mahadipur in Malda district, police said today.

Man arrested with fake notes in Malda

Fake Indian notes with face value of Rs 5 lakh were seized from a man coming from Bangladesh at the border village of Mahadipur in Malda district, police said today.

KLO leader released due to police mistake, surrenders

A KLO leader, who had been arrested from Bengaluru and lodged in a correctional home here, was released instead of another inmate following an error by the police and later surrendered.

LS polls: Repolling peaceful in West Bengal

Repolling at one booth in West Bengal passed off peacefully on Sunday with 81 per cent voters turning out to exercise their franchise.

West Bengal: Congress, BJP seek repoll in some booths

The Congress on Thursday demanded repolling in a booth in Malda district after two of its candidates Abu Hasem Khan Choudhury from Malda South and Mausam Benazir Noor could not cast their votes due to malfunctioning of EVMs.

CPI-M expresses concern over Mamata`s safety

Expressing concern over the security of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee whose hotel room in Malda caught fire, Leader of Opposition Surjya Kanta Mishra today called Trinamool Congress leader Partha Chatterjee to enquire about her safety and health.

Woman, children run over by train

Three members of a family -- a woman and her two little children -- were run over by a speeding train and killed while crossing railway tracks in Malda district, GRP sources said today.

People who make mistakes should be punished as per law: Mamata

Days after some TMC activists including the son-in-law of a state minister were arrested in Malda for allegedly assaulting an Election Commission team, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said if people commit mistakes, they should be punished according to the law.

Top KLO leader held in West Bengal

In a prize catch, a top leader of the underground Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) was arrested from West Bengal`s Malda district, police said on Sunday.

Assault on EC men: 4 sent to jail in West Bengal

The four arrested persons, including state minister Sabitri Mitra`s son-in-law, accused of beating up Election Commission personnel, were remanded to five days` jail custody.