West Midnapore

WATCH: Mobile phone emits smoke, leaves man injured in West Bengal

WATCH: Mobile phone emits smoke, leaves man injured in West Bengal

A person on Thursday suffered injuries after a mobile phone kept in his pocket suddenly emitted smoke.

Oct 27, 2017, 11:11 AM IST
BJP activists throw rotten eggs at Kanhaiya Kumar in Bengal

BJP activists throw rotten eggs at Kanhaiya Kumar in Bengal

Nearly 100 BJP activists on Monday threw rotten eggs and staged a demonstration against Jawaharlal University student leader Kanhaiya Kumar calling him an IS terrorist group's agent and "anti-national" at Midnapore town of West Bengal.

Aug 22, 2017, 07:17 AM IST
West Bengal: 20 trucks set blaze in west Midnapore after man dies in road mishap

West Bengal: 20 trucks set blaze in west Midnapore after man dies in road mishap

An unruly mob staged a road blockade and set at least 20 trucks on fire on Jhargram-Midnapore road after a truck loaded with sand hit a cyclist and critically injured him.

Jul 08, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

West Bengal: Bus overturns in West Midnapore; two killed, 31 injured​

Two persons on Sunday were killed and 31 injured when a speeding bus fell into an agricultural field in West Midnapore district, police said.

Jul 01, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
West Bengal: Two killed, ten injured after truck hits auto-rickshaw

West Bengal: Two killed, ten injured after truck hits auto-rickshaw

At least two students were killed and ten were injured after a truck hit their auto-rickshaw on the Northern Highway 60 in the West Midnapore district of West Bengal.The accident took place near Bhadutala of Salboni Police station.

Apr 20, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Two TMC members killed, three injured in armed attack in West Midnapore

Two TMC members killed, three injured in armed attack in West Midnapore

Two Trinamool Congress activists, one of them the husband of a party councillor, were today killed while three others were seriously injured when miscreants opened fire at them inside the party office at Kharagpur in West Midnapore district, police said.

Jan 11, 2017, 23:44 PM IST
Bombing, firing at Trinamool Congress councillor's office in Midnapore; 5 TMC workers injured

Bombing, firing at Trinamool Congress councillor's office in Midnapore; 5 TMC workers injured

At least give Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers were injured when miscreants fired at them at Kharagpur in Midnapore West district on Wednesday.

Jan 11, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Man beaten to death in road rage incident in West Bengal

Man beaten to death in road rage incident in West Bengal

An 18-year-old youth was today beaten to death allegedly by a mob after his bike collided with a two-wheeler at Golbazar in Kharagpur area of West Midnapore district tonight, police said.

Sep 19, 2016, 02:44 AM IST

WB polls: 12 detained in connection with TMC worker's murder

Twelve persons were detained today in connection with the murder of a Trinamool Congress worker at Dubrajpur area in West Midnapore district which goes to poll on Monday.

Apr 10, 2016, 00:55 AM IST
Trinamool leader hacked to death in West Bengal allegedly by Cong members

Trinamool leader hacked to death in West Bengal allegedly by Cong members

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Joydeb Jana has been murdered by some unknown assailants in West Midinapore District of West Bengal.

Apr 09, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

West Bengal polls: CPI(M) state secretary faces a tough fight

One of the main architects of Congress-Left alliance in Bengal, CPI(M) state secretary and Opposition leader Surya Kanta Mishra, is likely to face a tough challenge in his own backyard at Narayangarh in West Midnapore district.

Apr 07, 2016, 12:37 PM IST
West Bengal Assembly elections: CPI(M) state secretary Surya Kanta Mishra faces a tough fight in Narayangarh

West Bengal Assembly elections: CPI(M) state secretary Surya Kanta Mishra faces a tough fight in Narayangarh

One of the main architects of Congress-Left alliance in Bengal, CPI(M) state secretary and Opposition leader Surya Kanta Mishra is likely to face a tough challenge in his own backyard at Narayangarh in West Midnapore district.

Apr 07, 2016, 12:14 PM IST
West Bengal, Assam polls - Phase 1: As it happened

West Bengal, Assam polls - Phase 1: As it happened

Over 81 percent voter turnout was recorded in the first part of the first phase Assembly poll in West Bengal on Monday.

Apr 04, 2016, 08:20 AM IST
PM Modi to begin West Bengal Assembly polls campaign with rally in West Midnapore

PM Modi to begin West Bengal Assembly polls campaign with rally in West Midnapore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his campaign in poll-bound West Bengal on Sunday from West Midnapore district.

Mar 27, 2016, 09:05 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

Engineering student found dead in West Bengal

 The body of a student who was reported missing a couple of days ago was on Thursday fished out from a pond in West Bengal`s East Midnapore district, police said.

Feb 11, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee promises rice and wheat at Rs 2 per kg

The West Bengal government will give rice and wheat at a subsidised rate of Rs two per kg to over seven crore people in the state.

Dec 18, 2015, 16:41 PM IST

Dead foetus removed from 4-yr-old boy

4 year old boy found with medical abnormality called "Foetus-in-Foetus".

Oct 05, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

West Bengal: Arrested student's union leader alleges harassment in custody

The arrested Chhatra Parishad General Secretary of a West Midnapore college on Monday alleged before a court here of mental and physical torture on him and his family by police.

Sep 01, 2015, 05:42 AM IST

West Bengal: Congress demands CBI probe into student's death

Congress leaders on Wednesday met West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi and demanded a CBI probe into the killing of the party's student wing leader at Sabang area of West Midnapore last month.

Aug 26, 2015, 16:13 PM IST