Rakesh Biswas wins country's longest swimming competition
Rakesh Biswas wins country's longest swimming competition

Rakesh Biswas came first in the country's longest swimming competition in the river Bhagirathi here Sunday.

Police arrest one for assaulting EC employee in West Bengal

Police arrested one person in connection with the assault of a government employee sent on Election Commission`s work.

West Bengal shocker: Mentally-challenged woman raped in ATM

A mentally-challenged woman was allegedly raped by a miscreant in an ATM in West Bengal`s Howrah district, police said.

Legendary bhajan singer Juthika Roy dead

Legendary bhajan singer Juthika Roy, who enthralled the likes of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru with her enchanting voice, died at a city hospital following multiple ailments, a family member said Thursday. She was 93.

First ever administrative calendar released in Bengal

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Thursday released the first ever administrative calender at the relocated state secretariat at Nabanna.

Four held for killing new-born baby in Bengal

Four people, including two women, were arrested Sunday for killing a newborn baby girl in West Bengal`s Howrah district, police said.

Woman gangraped in Bengal, minor among four arrested

A housewife was allegedly gangraped in West Bengal`s Howrah district. While the victim has been hospitalised, four people, including a minor, have been arrested, police said Thursday.

Youth`s body found, police face people`s wrath

The body of a youth, who reportedly had protested against liquor and gambling dens at Dhulagarh of Howrah district, was recovered Tuesday morning.

Boat capsizes in West Bengal, 4 missing

Four people were missing after a boat capsized in the Ganga in West Bengal`s Howrah district.

WB: One killed in parcel bomb explosion

A woman was killed and her husband injured when a bomb, wrapped in a parcel, exploded in their house at Dakshin Baksara area in Howrah district.

Mamata announces plans for developing Howrah distt

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a slew of measures for the
development of Howrah district.

Bombs found in a sack

A total of 39 crude bombs were recovered from a sack lying on the side of a road at Domjur in Howrah district.

West Bengal: 10 killed in bus-trailer collision

As many as 10 people died and 15 others were injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck-trailer at Kulgachia in West Bengal`s Howrah district on Sunday night, police said.