Caught on cam: Trinamool Congress MLA Swapan Kumar Beltharia beats vendor in West Bengal's Purulia — Watch

Caught on cam: Trinamool Congress MLA Swapan Kumar Beltharia beats vendor in West Bengal's Purulia — Watch

In an another shocking incident, a Trinamool Congress minister has been caught on camera assaulting a vendor in West Bengal. 

Aug 16, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Seven needles removed from body of 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by mother's employer

Seven needles removed from body of 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by mother's employer

As per reports, the girl from Purulia was initially brought to Bankura Sammilani Medical College by her mother.

Jul 19, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Congress, Marxist MLA duo joins Trinamool

Weakening the opposition, a legislator each from the Congress and the Communist Party of India-Marxist on Thursday joined the West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress.

Jul 21, 2016, 18:23 PM IST

Assembly Elections 2016: Repoll recommended in one booth in West Bengal

The Election Commission on Monday recommended repoll in a booth in Ranibandh assembly constituency in West Bengal's Bankura district following discrepancy in recording the number of votes in an Electronic Voting Machine.

Apr 05, 2016, 00:01 AM IST

Notification for first phase of West Bengal polls today

The polls to the 18 seats in West Midnapore, Purulia and Bankura districts will be held on April 4.

Mar 11, 2016, 08:47 AM IST

Special vigil in Maoist-hit areas for incident-free polls in WB

The Election Commission will maintain "special vigil" in West Bengal's vulnerable Left Wing Extremism (LWE) or Maoist-hit areas to ensure "incident free" Assembly polls, an official said here on Tuesday.

Mar 08, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

11 killed in two Bengal accidents

 At least 11 people were killed and four injured on Wednesday in two different accidents in West Bengal, police said.

Feb 10, 2016, 18:11 PM IST

West Bengal: Police constable donates his entire salary to educate kids

Constable of New Alipore police station, Arup Mukherjee has set up a school for Sabar children in a remote part of Purulia district to educate 40 kids entirely out of his salary.

Dec 17, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Two Maoists supporters arrested in Purulia

Two Maoist supporters were on Tuesday arrested from Balarampur town in the district on charges of extortion, a police official said.

Aug 25, 2015, 15:02 PM IST
Train-truck collision kills one, injures three in West Bengal

Train-truck collision kills one, injures three in West Bengal

Collision between a truck and a goods train left one dead and three injured in Purulia district of West Bengal.

Jul 04, 2015, 10:33 AM IST

Parents abandon baby with unusually large head in Bengal

Abandoned allegedly by her parents, a newborn girl with an unusually large head was rescued on Friday from West Bengal`s Purulia district, police said.

Jul 04, 2015, 00:02 AM IST

10 killed in West Bengal accidents

At least 10 people were killed and 38 others injured on Friday in two different road accidents in West Bengal`s Purulia and Jalpaiguri districts, police said.

Jun 05, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Six die in road mishap in West Bengal

Six persons were killed and four others seriously injured when a speeding SUV rammed into a stranded vehicle on NH 34 in Purulia district early Friday.

Jun 05, 2015, 10:51 AM IST

CISF jawan shoots himself dead

A CISF jawan deployed at a thermal power station here on Saturday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself from his service weapon.

May 30, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

Mamata holds review meeting with top Purulia officials

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday held a meeting with the top district administration officials and legislators to review the progress of the development works carried out by different departments of Purulia district, an official said.

May 11, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Observational astronomy institute to come up in WB's Purulia

 Eastern India's first observational astronomy institute would come up in the Ayodhya Hills of Purulia district of West Bengal, Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan has said.

May 04, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

Illegal arms factory busted near Purulia, six arrested

 An illegal arms factory was busted at Raghunathpur, 30 km from here and six persons were arrested in connection with it today by Purulia police during a night-long operation since midnight.

Mar 21, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

Illegal arms manufacturing factory seized in West Bengal

Police have recovered arms manufacturing products from an illegal factory in West Bengal`s Purulia district.

Mar 21, 2015, 08:59 AM IST

BJP leader apologises for using foul language against Mamata

 A BJP leader today apologised after he was issued a showcause notice by the party for using 'unparliamentary language' against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Dec 29, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

Two with JMB links held in Purulia

Two persons were arrested on Sunday in Purulia district for their alleged links with the Jamat -ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), the organisation suspected to be involved in the October 2 Burdwan blast.

Nov 30, 2014, 22:16 PM IST