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Two year-old crushed to death by truck in WB

A two-year-old boy was crushed to death by a truck at Liluah in West Bengal's Howrah district Monday morning.

Father slashes daughter's tongue in WB for having affair

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.

Mamata scared of CBI probe in Saradha scam: Biman

As names of several Trinamool Congress leaders are cropping up in the ongoing CBI probe into the Saradha chitfund scam, CPI(M) Politburo member and Left Front chairman Biman Bose on Monday said the TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was getting scared.

Powerful bomb found in Assam train ahead of PM Modi's visit
Powerful bomb found in Assam train ahead of PM Modi's visit

A powerful bomb was found in the compartment of a local train at a railway station near Guwahati Monday, a day after a powerful blast killed two people and injured over 25 others in Dibrugarh, police said.

Bengal Governor to hold additional charge of Bihar

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi will hold the additional charge of Bihar, the President's Secretariat on Sunday said.

WB JD(U), JD(S), RJD & SP units to forge alliance against TMC

Lashing out at the deteriorating law and order situation of the state, the state unit of Janata Dal (United), RJD, Samajwadi Party and Janata Dal(Secular) on Monday forged an alliance and decided to fight the next Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections together.

NIA holds talks with Bangladesh's agencies to unravel Burdwan plot

Seeking to unravel the plot behind the Burdwan blast, a team of officials from India's National Investigation Agency today held talks with their Bangladeshi counterparts.

Guardians protest against alleged sexual assault of minor in WB

Alleged molestation of a six-year-old girl student sparked protests with over 100 parents on Monday demonstrating outside the premises of an English-medium school in the city.

Bengal governor refuses comment on varsity 'referendum'

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi Sunday refused to comment on a "so-called referendum" being conducted by Jadavpur University students to press for vice chancellor Abhijit Chakrabarti's resignation.

NIA probe to throw up uncomfortable facts for Trinamool: Ex-judge

Alleging that the Mamata Banerjee government did nothing to unravel the truth behind the Oct 2 blast in West Bengal, former Supreme Court Judge AK Ganguly said the NIA probe would throw up "uncomfortable" facts for the state`s ruling Trinamool Congress.

Jadavpur molestation case: Two students in judicial custody

Two Jadavpur University students arrested in connection with the alleged molestation of a woman student were Saturday remanded to judicial custody till Sep 29 by a city court here.

JU authorities ask students to resume classes

The Jadavpur University authorities on Monday appealed to the students to maintain normalcy and resume classes, but the students remained adamant on boycott of classes reiterating their demand for resignation of the Vice-Chancellor Abhijit Chakraborty.

WB govt decides to form probe panel on JU's molestation case

The West Bengal government on Sunday decided to form a panel to investigate the recent case of alleged harassment of girl student in Jadavpur University, which has rocked the campus with students demanding the Vice Chancellor's resignation.

Trinamool activist's decomposed body found

A decomposed body of a Trinamool Congress activist was on Tuesday found on the banks of Ajay River in the Mangalkot area of Burdwan district, police said.

Special Metro services on Durga Puja days

Metro Railway Kolkata has arranged special Metro services this year during Durga Puja days with a total of 544 services on the festive days from October one for the convenience of revellers through day and night.