BSF seizes 49 kg gold worth Rs 14 crore in last six months

The South Bengal Frontier of the Border Security Force (BSF) has seized about 49 kg of gold worth over Rs 14 crore and apprehended 30 gold smugglers in the last six months.

Women`s panel demands Trinamool MP`s arrest for rape remarks

Demanding the arrest of Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul for making derogatory remarks, the National Commission for Women (NCW) Monday said it will initiate action against him.

Poll violence in Bengal claims two lives, 371 injured

Poll violence has so far claimed two lives in West Bengal and left 371 persons injured in 398 incidents, the Election Commission said on Monday.

TMC gets Krishnagar civic board as Cong, LF members join it

Ahead of the coming elections of Krishnagar Municipality, all Congress and Left Front members on Tuesday joined Trinamool Congress.

Monk held for raping minor

A monk was arrested on the alleged charges of abduction and rape of a minor girl from Dhantala in Nadia district, police said on Friday.

Youth from West Bengal killed in Afghanistan

A 24-year-old youth from Nadia district in West Bengal was among the three Indians killed in a suicide attack in Kabul.

Woman raped in West Bengal, mob stones police vehicle

A day after a class IV girl was brutalised at Kaliganj, a woman was allegedly raped at Nakashipara in Nadia district.

Man arrested for raping deaf and dumb daughter-in-law

A man was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping his deaf and dumb daughter-in-law in Nadia district, police said.

Pregnant woman killed by husband, in-laws

A 19-year-old pregnant woman was allegedly killed by her husband and his parents after she tried to intervene in a quarrel between them in Nadia district.

Girl hacked to death over affair

The incident took place in Nadia district. The mother has been arrested while the others are in hiding.

Doc drawing salary from govt institution absconds

A government doctor has absconded after he was issued a show cause when it was established that he was drawing salary from two medical institutions in Nadia district

Mother ties baby to self, jumps before running train

The woman aged about 22 jumped before the down Katwa -
Bandel local train with her three-year-old daughter tied to
her chest.

Bird flu in Nadia, culling begins

Culling of birds began
on Tuesday at Tehatta 1 block in Nadia district after confirmation
of the outbreak of Avian Influenza, popularly known as bird
flu.