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West Bengal police escorting Sikkim registered trucks along NH 10

The Sikkim government has moved the Supreme Court on July 13 seeking a direction to the Centre and West Bengal government that NH-10, be protected and uninterrupted vehicular movement be ensured in the wake of ongoing agitation for separate Gorkhaland state.

Fire engulfs five IOC tankers in West Bengal's Siliguri - WATCH

Fire engulfs five IOC tankers in West Bengal's Siliguri - WATCH

Major fire broke out in five Indian Oil Corporation tankers at IOCL Depot. The incident took place in West Bengal's Siliguri.

Sikkim planning to move SC over ransacking of vehicles: CM Pawan Chamling

The Sikkim government too asked West Bengal government to provide security to all state-registered vehicles and people from the state in Siliguri.
 

Open to talks to restore normalcy in Darjeeling: West Bengal government

Open to talks to restore normalcy in Darjeeling: West Bengal government

State Home Secretary Malay De, who chaired an all-party meeting here on the prevailing situation in the scenic hills, said the doors of the government "are open for talks to restore normalcy in there".
 

Indian Super League to unveil two new teams tomorrow

Indian Super League to unveil two new teams tomorrow

The bids were invited from prospective team owners in 10- Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Cuttack, Durgapur, Hyderabad, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Ranchi, Siliguri and Thiruvananthapuram.

Army officer commits suicide in Delhi's Dwarka

A 46-year-old Lieutenant Colonel of the Indian Army allegedly committed suicide outside his house in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area on Friday morning.

I-League: Unbeaten East Bengal, Mohun Bagan share spoils in season's first Kolkata derby

I-League: Unbeaten East Bengal, Mohun Bagan share spoils in season's first Kolkata derby

The result meant Mohun Bagan remained at second place with 17 points from seven matches.

West Bengal: Toy train of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway derails near Kurseong, several injured

West Bengal: Toy train of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway derails near Kurseong, several injured

At least 10 persons were left injured when a Darjeeling to Siliguri bound toy train derailed near Kurseong in the northern Bengal on Tuesday. 

Darjeeling's toy train service suspended due to landslides

Toy train services in the Darjeeling hills were suspended due to landslides caused by heavy rainfall, a railways official said on Friday.

Three days on, drinking water shortage leaves Siliguri locals in distress

Local residents of 47 wards of Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) under Darjeeling district of West Bengal are suffering from drinking water crisis from the last three days.

Major tragedy averted at Bagdogra, Spice Jet flight lands at airport with tyre burst

A major tragedy was averted at the Bagdogra on Tuesday when a Spice Jet flight landed at the airport with a nose wheel tyre burst.

With Baichung Bhutia in fray, Siliguri poised for interesting contest

With Baichung Bhutia in fray, Siliguri poised for interesting contest

For Siliguri mayor and former minister Ashok Bhattacharya it is a fight to stage a comeback after his surprise defeat in the 2011 Assembly Election as he takes on former Indian football captain Baichung Bhutia, who has taken the field as a Trinamool Congress nominee.

East Bengal defender Arnab Mondal suspended for two matches by AIFF

East Bengal defender Arnab Mondal suspended for two matches by AIFF

Mohun Bagan's Trinidad and Tobago striker Cornell had charged that Mondal hurled a racist remark at him during the Kolkata Derby in Siliguri last Saturday.

I-League 2015-16, Round 14: East Bengal FC vs Mohun Bagan AC - Preview

I-League 2015-16, Round 14: East Bengal FC vs Mohun Bagan AC - Preview

It's expected to be a fiery clash in North Bengal.

West Bengal Elections 2016: Trinamool's Baichung Bhutia has assets worth over Rs 17 crore

Former India football star Baichung Bhutia who is contesting the West Bengal assembly polls as a Trinamool Congress candidate, possess assets worth in excess of Rs 17 crore.

West Bengal: Rampaging elephant damages houses in Siliguri

A rampaging elephant today strayed from Baikunthapur forest area and entered Siliguri town damaging buildings there, police said. The elephant was first spotted at Dabgram, Fulbari areas within ward numbers 30 and 40 of Siliguri town which falls within the limits of Jalpaiguri district.

Pandemonium breaks loose in Siliguri as wild elephant goes berserk

An angry elephant created ruckus and damaged people's property in Siliguri.

Wild elephant goes berserk in Siliguri town - Watch

Wild elephant goes berserk in Siliguri town - Watch

A wild elephant went berserk, damaging several houses and buildings in West Bengal's Siliguri town, on Wednesday.

West Bengal: Policemen take up responsibility to educate poor children

A report from West Bengal shows how the police of a small village Siliguri have taken the responsibility to educate the poor children of the village.

Train derails after hitting elephant in Bengal, many trains stranded

A Siliguri-bound local train was derailed after it fatally hit an elephant between Gulma and Sevoke stations near the northern West Bengal town of Siliguri on Monday evening, an official said.