Canning: Bodies of four fishermen, who went missing after their boat capsized in the Bay of Bengal, were fished out of the waters, the police said today.
A little girl and an elderly woman were killed on Tuesday when the boat they were ferrying capsized in Mani river in South 24-Parganas district of West Bengal.
A man allegedly slashed his teenage daughter's tongue after trying to strangulate her as a punishment for having an affair with a boy despite his disapproval, police said today.
A local court on Saturday remanded 35 arrested Bangladeshi fishermen to 14 days in judicial custody.
Two persons including a woman were killed and two others were injured when a local suburban train hit a motorised van at an unmanned level crossing in South 24 Parganas district on Wednesday, police said.
Two Trinamool Congress workers were injured in a clash at Usti in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal.
Two bodies were found on Tuesday by rescuers near an island at Patharpratima in South 24 Parganas district where a fishing trawler capsized.
A youth was arrested on a complaint of his mother for allegedly raping a minor girl near a school at Diamond Harbour in South 24-Parganas district, police said on Saturday.
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says caning was a "regular feature" in his school, but he strongly opposes the practice.
Day in Pics: 26th December
Showbiz World - December 26, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade