Man killed, another critically injured while taking selfie in West Bengal's Nadia

A man was killed and his friend critically injured on Tuesday after a train hit them while taking a selfie near a railway crossing in Kalyani in Nadia district, a GRP official said.

Sep 19, 2017, 19:06 PM IST
West Bengal Municipality Poll Results: As it happened

West Bengal Municipality Poll Results: As it happened

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress registered a landslide victory in all seven urban local bodies, where elections were held on August 13.

Aug 17, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
Two die of swine flu in a week in Nadia

Two die of swine flu in a week in Nadia

While one woman died yesterday, a child died a week back and both were victims of H1N1 virus, Nadia district Chief Medical of Health, Tapas Roy, said today.

Apr 30, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

West Bengal polls: CPI(M) leader's house attacked in Kalyani

The house of a CPI(M) leader was attacked allegedly by Trinamool Congress workers here in Nadia district on Wednesday.

Apr 20, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

West Bengal polls: Filing of nominations for third phase begins

The filing of nominations for 62 Assembly seats in West Bengal, which are scheduled for polls on April 21 under third phase of elections, began on Monday.

Mar 28, 2016, 08:58 AM IST
11 sentenced to death for killing woman in West Bengal

11 sentenced to death for killing woman in West Bengal

A West Bengal court on Thursday awarded the death sentence to 11 people charged with murdering a 38-year-old housewife.

Feb 04, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

West Bengal: Parents study in same class as son in Nadia

In a rare incident, parents study in same class as their son in West Bengal's Nadia high school.

Feb 01, 2016, 15:46 PM IST

West Bengal: Parents study in same class as son!

In Nadia, West Bengal, a family altogether visits school to gain education leaving their ego aside. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 31, 2016, 20:14 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee to begin two-day visit to West Bengal from today

President Pranab Mukherjee will arrive here on Tuesday on a two-day visit to West Bengal.

Jan 05, 2016, 10:00 AM IST

Church in Nadia district vandalised by unidentified persons

Unidentified persons vandalised a church at Taherpur in West Bengal's Nadia district, the police said on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Another persons arrested by CID in ITI entrance exam scam

CID on Monday arrested a second person from Kalyani in Nadia district for his alleged involvement in the leaking of questions in the entrance examination for Industrial Training Institute (ITI).

Jul 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Six of a family die while returning from cremation in Bengal

 Six members of a family were killed and two others injured in an accident in Nadia district when they were returning after cremation of one of their relatives on Sunday, police said.

Jun 28, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

West Bengal sanitation project wins UN award

 A project in West Bengal`s Nadia district for improving heath by providing sanitary toilets and promoting their use has won a first place UN award for innovative public services.

Jun 23, 2015, 07:19 AM IST

One phone-call ambulance service in Kolkata's Nadia

Aiming to deliver healthcare system at doorstep of the needy, the Nadia district administration has introduced a one phone-call ambulance service.

Jun 01, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

West Bengal's Nadia district gets UN Public Service Award

West Bengal's Nadia district has been declared the winner for the '2015 United Nations Public Service Award' in the category of improving delivery of public services, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said.

May 07, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Bandh in Nadia's Nakashipara over Panchayat Pradhan's murder

A 12-hour bandh was on Sunday observed in Nakashipara block of Nadia district by CPI(M) in protest against the murder of a Gram Panchayat pradhan belonging to the Marxist party.

May 03, 2015, 22:56 PM IST

Dacoits loot Rs 47 lakh from bank in Kalyani

Armed dacoits Tuesday looted around Rs 47 lakh from a branch of a nationalised bank here in Nadia district, police said.

Apr 28, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

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.

Apr 28, 2015, 01:52 AM IST

Nun gang-rape case: Court adds criminal conspiracy charge against Ranaghat accused

The CJM court on Wednesday included Section 120 B under IPC as charge against the two Bangladeshi accused in the 71-year old nun gang-rape case at a Ranaghat convent school in Nadia district.

Apr 02, 2015, 00:55 AM IST

West Bengal Governor urges Centre, state to jointly look into 'Bangladeshi infiltration' issue

 West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday said the central and the state government must jointly look into the issue of cross-border infiltration and take all the necessary measures to stop the illegal immigration of Bangladeshi nationals in the state.

Mar 28, 2015, 16:02 PM IST