East Midnapore district

TMC leader murdered in West Bengal's East Midnapore

The TMC leader has been identified as Basudeb Mondal, who was also the former panchayat pradhan of Bakcha village. As per police, he was killed using a sharped-edged weapon. The incident reportedly took place late on Monday night when Mondal was returning from his daughter's house.

Oct 15, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

West Bengal Municipality Poll Results: As it happened

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress registered a landslide victory in all seven urban local bodies, where elections were held on August 13.

Aug 17, 2017, 08:55 AM IST

82 per cent polling in West Bengal by-poll

An estimated 82 per cent polling was recorded in the by-poll to Kanthi Dakshin Assembly in East Midnapore district on Sunday in a peaceful election, an election commission official said.

Apr 09, 2017, 21:50 PM IST

Three arrested for alleged gang-rape, murder in West Bengal

Three people were arrested in connection with an alleged gang-rape and murder of a woman in West Bengal`s East Midnapore district, police said.

Aug 19, 2014, 12:11 PM IST

8-year-old girl gang-raped, hanged from tree in West Bengal

In a grim reminder of Badaun gang-rape case, an eight-year-old girl has been found hanging from a tree Nandakumar in East Midnapore district of West Bengal.

Jul 24, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

Villages flooded in West Bengal

Three villages in East Midnapore district were flooded this evening after the embankment of Kansabati river breached at Panskura Bazar, officials said.

Aug 24, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

`Thanks for scrapping Haripur N-power plant’

The scientists had been consistently demanding that West Bengal be declared a nuclear-free zone.

Aug 19, 2011, 19:53 PM IST

West Bengal: 300 bullets found from a bush

At least 300 bullets were seized during a raid by police at Kalagachia in Khejuri of East Midnapore district.

May 21, 2011, 16:27 PM IST

19 injured in primary school election at Panskura

Nineteen persons were injured, four of them seriously, when police lathicharged to quell agitating supporters of Trinamool Congress over school primary council elections at Panskura in East Midnapore district.

Nov 28, 2010, 16:12 PM IST