Jawan killed in accident in West Bengal

One jawan was killed and five others were injured when a vehicle in which they were travelling overturned on National Highway 6 in West Midnapore district.

Netai massacre key accused held from Jharkhand

More than three years after the Netai massacre in which CPI(M) men allegedly fired upon villagers killing nine persons West Midnapore district, the police arrested the main accused Anuj Pandey from Jharkhand, the CID said on Wednesday.

Focus in junglemahal is to provide jobs, basic services: Mamata

The primary focus of the West Bengal government in former Maoist-hit `junglemahal` was to provide employment and improve basic services, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday.

Mamata`s convoy takes wrong route in former Maoist stronghold

The convoy of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tonight found itself going down a wrong route in the jungles of the former Maoist stronghold of West Midnapore district, police said.

Arms and ammunition seized in West Bengal

In a joint operation, the police and personnel of CRPF seized arms and ammunitions kept by the Maoists in a forest in West Midnapore district.

Maoist action squad member held

A Maoist action squad member, wanted in several murder cases, was arrested from Belpahari area in West Midnapore district.

Wanted Maoist arrested in West Bengal

A Maoist sharpshooter and wanted in a number of murders in West Bengal and Orissa was apprehended by the joint forces from Kandasole forest in West Midnapore district on Saturday.

West Bengal: Body of college student recovered

The body of a college student, missing since Monday, was on Saturday recovered from a nullah at Barda in West Midnapore district.

Three die in accident in West Midnapore district

Two women and a child were killed and 25 others injured early this morning when a tractor they were travelling overturned at Kesiari in West Midnapore district.

CPI(M) leader killed by unidentified miscreants

A local CPI(M) leader of Dipa village in West Midnapore district was on Sunday beaten to death by some unidentified persons, police said.

Joint forces hunt for Maoist leader Suchitra Mahato

Joint security forces were on Thursday intensively combing the Burisole forest in search of Maoist woman leader Suchitra Mahato.

West Bengal: Twelve killed in mishap

The injured passengers were sent to the Midnapore Sadar Hospital and the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata by the police.

Maoists kill CPI-M worker

Suspected Maoists on Monday shot dead a CPI-M worker at Jhargram in West Midnapore district.

Four held for Netai carnage in West Bengal

Nine people, including four women, were killed and 28 others injured in the clashes triggered by assailants allegedly backed by the ruling Marxists in Netai near the Maoist stronghold of Lalgarh in the district.

Maoist held in West Bengal

A Maoist rebel, identified as a close aide of a guerrilla commander killed in a gunfight a day before, was arrested on Friday in West Bengal`s West Midnapore district, police said.

West Bengal: Three killed by suspected Maoists

Three unidentified people were killed and one person was injured when suspected Maoists opened fire near a tea stall in West Bengal`s West Midnapore district, police said on Sunday.

Maoists blow up offices of self-help group, CPI-M

Suspected Maoists blew up a self-help group`s office and torched a Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) office in West Midnapore district early Monday, police said.

Lalgarh firing death toll rises to nine

With the death of an injured woman undergoing treatment here, the death toll in the January seven firing at a Lalgarh village in West Midnapore district rose to nine on Sunday.

Five Maoists held in Bengal

Five Maoists have been arrested in West Bengal`s West Midnapore district, police said on Thursday.

1 killed, 18 security men injured in clash between PCPA-forces

One person was killed and 25 others were injured, including 18 security personnel, when a clash broke out between joint forces and Maoist-backed PCPA supporters at Chunapara in West Midnapore district