Indian Coast Guard ​apprehends Bangladeshi trawlers with 55 people

Two Bangladeshi trawlers with 55 men onboard have been apprehended by the Coast Guard, 63 nautical miles off Sagar Island for illegally entering Indian waters, a police official said on Monday.

Around 700 huts gutted in slum fire in West Bengal

Around 700 huts in a slum were reduced to ashes in an early morning blaze at Mahestala in West Bengal`s South 24 Parganas district.

Union minister rushes injured girl to hospital

The school girl was lying seriously injured in the road after
a mishap in South 24 Parganas district to a hospital.

CPI(M) local committee member shot dead

A CPI(M) worker was allegedly
shot dead on Monday by unidentified miscreants at a railway
station in South 24 Parganas district, police said.