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Clashes in Bengal's North Dinajpur after police stops BJP rally, several injured

Clashes broke out after the police stopped the victory rally of BJP in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district on Saturday.

Jun 08, 2019, 19:49 PM IST

West Bengal BJP calls for 12-hour bandh on September 26 to protest against death of 2 students in Islampur

Minutes after the BJP announced the bandh, the West Bengal Chief Minister who is in Milan, Italy, said that under no circumstances the bandh will be observed.

Sep 22, 2018, 19:13 PM IST

Massive clashes between students & police in West Bengal leaves two dead, BJP observes bandh

The students were agitating over the demand for recruitment of teachers for subjects like English, Bengali, History and Science after two teachers were appointed to teach Urdu.

Sep 21, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

West Bengal: 1 killed, 14 injured after clashes between students, police in North Dinajpur school

The students the Darivit High School in Islampur were agitating against the newly recruited teacher for Urdu subject, demanding teachers’ recruitment for other subjects. 

Sep 20, 2018, 21:31 PM IST

Joyita Mondal: India`s first transgender judge – Some facts about her

Mondal was appointed the Lok Adalat judge of Islampur in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal three months ago.

Oct 20, 2017, 21:53 PM IST

North West Bengal likely to receive heavy rains from August 31

The MeT department has also forecast heavy rain over Gangetic West Bengal in the southern part of the state from September one.

Aug 29, 2017, 19:09 PM IST

Bomb explosion injures three policemen in West Bengal's Dinajpur district

Three police personnel were injured when a bomb exploded at Itahar police station in North Dinajpur on Sunday, a police official said.

Sep 06, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Woman commits suicide after rapist's threat in Bengal

Threatened and harassed for testifying against her rapist, a 22-year-old woman in West Bengal`s North Dinajpur district hanged herself to death, police said on Sunday.

May 31, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Normal life hit by VHP bandh in North Dinajpur

Normal life was Monday hit in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district by VHP bandh in protest against the detention of hundreds of its supporters.

Apr 06, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Court stay on clamping Section 144 CrPC on Togadia's public meeting

A local court Thursday put an interim stay on promulgation of CrPC Section 144 for a public meeting in North Dinajpur district which VHP leader Pravin Togadia was to attend on April 5.

Apr 02, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

16 students, two policemen injured in college union violence in North Dinajpur

Sixteen students and two policemen were injured in two separate cases of college student union election violence in North Dinajpur district on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Bandh affects normal life in North Dinajpur

Normal life was partially disrupted following a 12-hour bandh called by the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP)in North Dinajpur district on Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Two more Encephalitis deaths in WB, toll 210

Two fresh Encephalitis-related deaths were reported from north Bengal districts in the last 24 hours taking the toll in the state to 210 since January, an official of the state health department said here today.

Aug 09, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Suspected terror operative arrested in West Bengal

A suspected terror operative has been arrested from West Bengal`s North Dinajpur district, police said.

Aug 22, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

Two-yr-old raped in Bengal

A two-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an 18-year-old youth at Minapara village in North Dinajpur district, police said on Sunday.

Jan 06, 2013, 23:17 PM IST

Four Bangladeshis arrested in West Bengal

Four Bangladeshi youths were arrested while illegally crossing the border in North Dinajpur district of West Bengal.

Nov 11, 2012, 19:28 PM IST