TMC demands Buddhadeb`s arrest

With expelled CPI(M) leader Lakshman Seth alleging that Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee was trying to make him a scapegoat for the firing in Nandigram in 2007, a Trinamool Congress leader today demanded that the former chief minister be arrested by CBI.

Mamata cold shoulders demand for CBI probe into chitfund scam

Virtually cold-shouldering Opposition CPI(M)`s demand for a CBI enquiry into the Saradha chitfund scam in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said similar probes into incidents in Singur and Nandigram had not yielded results.

Mamata cold shoulders demand for CBI probe into Saradha chitfund scam

Cold-shouldering CPI(M)`s demand for CBI enquiry into Saradha chitfund scam in West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee said similar probes into incidents in Singur and Nandigram had not yielded results.

WB to withdraw cases against Singur, Nandigram activists

Mamata Banerjee government decided to withdraw cases filed by the previous Left Front regime against activists there, including a present minister in Singur and Nandigram agitations case.

Nandigram protests: Govt sits on sanction to prosecute cops, CBI files charge sheet

The Trinamool Government, which cashed in on the Nandigram protests in state politics, has not yet given CBI the sanction to prosecute five police officers involved in the 2007 police firing which killed 14 villagers.

WB panchayat polls: 75% voting in 2nd phase, 3 dead in violence

Three persons, including husband of a CPI(M) candidate, were on Monday killed and several others injured in violence during the second phase of panchayat elections in West Bengal where 75 per cent polling was recorded.

Singur, Nandigram vote in Bengal panchayat polls Monday

Singur and Nandigram, known for the intense protests against farmland acquisition go to the hustings in the second phase of West Bengal panchayat polls on Monday.

Chit fund scam: TMC ridicules Buddhadeb`s call for CBI inquiry

Trinamool Congress ridiculed CPI(M)`s Buddhadeb Bhattacherjee`s call for CBI inquiry into Saradha scam saying he did not want probe by investigating agency into Nandigram and Netai killings.

Nandigram victims` families to protest at CBI office on April 8

Demanding action against police officers involved in the firing in Nandigram in 2007 that claimed 14 lives, the victims` families will hold a protest at the CBI`s office here on April 8.

Buddhadeb slams TMC govt`s industrial policy

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee said it would have been better if incidents at Nandigram and Singur could have been avoided during the erstwhile LF regime.

Nandigram: WB govt withdraws CPM’s petition

The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the Mamata Banerji-led West Bengal government to withdraw the petition filed by the previous Left Front government

Skeleton recovered in Nandigram

Police recovered a human skeleton near Khejuri in East Midnapur district after villagers suspected that a mass grave had been dug in the area.

Nandigram: Ambulance driver held

The driver of an ambulance used
to dump bodies of victims of firing allegedly by CPI(M) cadre during recapture of Nandigram in 2007 has been arrested at Khejuri in East Midnapore district, CID officials said Friday.

CPM leader arrested, 6 bodies still missing

A local CPI(M) leader,
accused in the case of disappearance of 6 Trinamool
Congress-backed anti-land acquisition movement (BUPC)
activists following a firing incident was arrested from his residence in East
Midnapore.

CID ascertaining the role of Sushanta in Nandigram

The CID said that they are trying to ascertain whether CPI(M) leader and former West Bengal minister Sushanta Ghosh, arrested in connection with murder of several TMC supporters, had played any role in Nandigram incident in 2007.

WB govt to withdraw Singur, Nandigram cases

After deciding to release 52 political prisoners, WB government will now
withdraw cases filed by the Left Front regime against those who took part in Singur and Nandigram movements besides at
Netai, CM Mamata Banerjee announced.

Rahul Dholakia`s next film to have reference to Nandigram

Director Rahul Dholakia is known for socio-political thrillers like `Parzania` and `Lamhaa` is now set to write a courtroom drama `Kanoon`, which has a close reference to the 2007 Nandigram massacre.

Singur, Nandigram were way forward to Writers` for Mamata

Making Singur and Nandigram the
signposts of the march towards Writers` Buildings, Trinamool
Congress chief Mamata Banerjee made the Left Front, eat the
humble pie after three decades.

No lessons learnt from Singur, Nandigram: Azmi

Cautioning that incidents like in
Greater Noida are bound to happen if authorities don`t learn from similar episodes in Nandigram and Singur, actress-activist Shabana Azmi demanded greater focus on relief and rehabilitation.

WB polls: 84.8% turnout in fourth phase

Polling was held in three districts - Howrah, Hooghly and East Midnapore - and parts of Burdwan.