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Election Commission bars West Bengal leader Mahadev Sarkar from campaigning for 48 hrs over sexist remarks

The panel said that it found the BJP candidate guilty of violating the Model Code of Conduct for making controversial remarks on rival candidate Mahua Moitra.

Apr 26, 2019, 19:31 PM IST

Two arrested, cop suspended in TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas murder case

Satyajit Biswas, TMC MLA from Krishnaganj, was shot dead in West Bengal's Nadia on Saturday evening.

Feb 10, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

West Bengal: 12 people die after consuming illicit liquor

11 people have died after consuming illicit liquor in Nadia's Shantipur on November 27 night.

Nov 29, 2018, 21:57 PM IST

Nadia hooch tragedy: West Bengal suspends 11 officials, hands over case to CID

Hours after seven persons died following alleged consumption of spurious liquor in Bengal’s Nadia district, the West Bengal government suspended 11 officials and handed over the case to CID for investigation. 

Nov 29, 2018, 14:54 PM IST

Seven dead after consuming spurious liquor in Nadia's Chowdhuripara

Locals claim that several small hubs selling country-made liquor have recently surfaced in the area.

Nov 28, 2018, 14:36 PM IST

West Bengal: 100-yearl-old woman raped by 20-year-old man in Nadia district

A 100-year-old woman was raped allegedly by a 20-year old man in West Bengal's Nadia district, the police said on Wednesday. 

Oct 24, 2018, 19:29 PM IST

Tumours weighing 35 kg successfully removed from woman’s body in West Bengal

The woman, Arti Adhikary, had the huge tumour in her ovaries and was operated upon by doctors, who said that it was the first such case they experienced.

Jul 29, 2018, 13:26 PM IST

Man killed, another critically injured while taking selfie in West Bengal's Nadia

A man was killed and his friend critically injured on Tuesday after a train hit them while taking a selfie near a railway crossing in Kalyani in Nadia district, a GRP official said.

Sep 19, 2017, 19:06 PM 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

Two die of swine flu in a week in Nadia

While one woman died yesterday, a child died a week back and both were victims of H1N1 virus, Nadia district Chief Medical of Health, Tapas Roy, said today.

Apr 30, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

West Bengal polls: CPI(M) leader's house attacked in Kalyani

The house of a CPI(M) leader was attacked allegedly by Trinamool Congress workers here in Nadia district on Wednesday.

Apr 20, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

West Bengal polls: Filing of nominations for third phase begins

The filing of nominations for 62 Assembly seats in West Bengal, which are scheduled for polls on April 21 under third phase of elections, began on Monday.

Mar 28, 2016, 08:58 AM IST

11 sentenced to death for killing woman in West Bengal

A West Bengal court on Thursday awarded the death sentence to 11 people charged with murdering a 38-year-old housewife.

Feb 04, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

West Bengal: Parents study in same class as son in Nadia

In a rare incident, parents study in same class as their son in West Bengal's Nadia high school.

Feb 01, 2016, 15:46 PM IST

West Bengal: Parents study in same class as son!

In Nadia, West Bengal, a family altogether visits school to gain education leaving their ego aside. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 31, 2016, 20:14 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee to begin two-day visit to West Bengal from today

President Pranab Mukherjee will arrive here on Tuesday on a two-day visit to West Bengal.

Jan 05, 2016, 10:00 AM IST

Church in Nadia district vandalised by unidentified persons

Unidentified persons vandalised a church at Taherpur in West Bengal's Nadia district, the police said on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Another persons arrested by CID in ITI entrance exam scam

CID on Monday arrested a second person from Kalyani in Nadia district for his alleged involvement in the leaking of questions in the entrance examination for Industrial Training Institute (ITI).

Jul 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Six of a family die while returning from cremation in Bengal

 Six members of a family were killed and two others injured in an accident in Nadia district when they were returning after cremation of one of their relatives on Sunday, police said.

Jun 28, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

West Bengal sanitation project wins UN award

 A project in West Bengal`s Nadia district for improving heath by providing sanitary toilets and promoting their use has won a first place UN award for innovative public services.

Jun 23, 2015, 07:19 AM IST