Woman commits suicide after rapist's threat in Bengal

Threatened and harassed for testifying against her rapist, a 22-year-old woman in West Bengal`s North Dinajpur district hanged herself to death, police said on Sunday.

Normal life hit by VHP bandh in North Dinajpur

Normal life was Monday hit in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district by VHP bandh in protest against the detention of hundreds of its supporters.

Court stay on clamping Section 144 CrPC on Togadia's public meeting

A local court Thursday put an interim stay on promulgation of CrPC Section 144 for a public meeting in North Dinajpur district which VHP leader Pravin Togadia was to attend on April 5.

16 students, two policemen injured in college union violence in North Dinajpur

Sixteen students and two policemen were injured in two separate cases of college student union election violence in North Dinajpur district on Monday.

Bandh affects normal life in North Dinajpur

Normal life was partially disrupted following a 12-hour bandh called by the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP)in North Dinajpur district on Friday.

Two more Encephalitis deaths in WB, toll 210

Two fresh Encephalitis-related deaths were reported from north Bengal districts in the last 24 hours taking the toll in the state to 210 since January, an official of the state health department said here today.

Suspected terror operative arrested in West Bengal

A suspected terror operative has been arrested from West Bengal`s North Dinajpur district, police said.

Two-yr-old raped in Bengal

A two-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an 18-year-old youth at Minapara village in North Dinajpur district, police said on Sunday.

Four Bangladeshis arrested in West Bengal

Four Bangladeshi youths were arrested while illegally crossing the border in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal.