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TMC leader murdered in West Bengal's East Midnapore

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

Oct 15, 2019, 07:11 AM IST
Complaint against Punjabi singer Gurdaas Maan for cancelling Durga Puja performance in Kolkata over Golden Temple replica venue

Complaint against Punjabi singer Gurdaas Maan for cancelling Durga Puja performance in Kolkata over Golden Temple replica venue

The 22 pally Durga puja committee which had made the pandal on the theme of Amritsar's Golden Temple, had invited Maan to perform on October 6.

Oct 13, 2019, 14:40 PM IST
Another BJP workers shot dead in West Bengal's Nadia, party says Trinamool Congress involved

Another BJP workers shot dead in West Bengal's Nadia, party says Trinamool Congress involved

In yet another incidence of violence, a 55-year-old local BJP leader was shot at by two miscreants in Nadia district of West Bengal. 

Oct 13, 2019, 09:04 AM IST
Candlelight march held to demand justice in Murshidabad triple murder case

Candlelight march held to demand justice in Murshidabad triple murder case

Locals here on Saturday held a candlelight march demanding justice in the murder case of a teacher, his wife and a child in the city. Trinamool Congress MLA Shaoni Singha Roy was also present in the

Oct 12, 2019, 22:39 PM IST
West Bengal BJP stages dharna in Kolkata to protest against the killings of party workers

West Bengal BJP stages dharna in Kolkata to protest against the killings of party workers

The West Bengal unit of BJP staged a dharna on Saturday at Gandhi statue in capital city Kolkata to register their protest against the killings of BJP workers. The party claimed that as many as

Oct 12, 2019, 20:28 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee is enjoying carnival while Bengal is burning: BJP MP on Murshidabad triple murder

Mamata Banerjee is enjoying carnival while Bengal is burning: BJP MP on Murshidabad triple murder

Three people, including a child and a pregnant lady, were murdered by unknown miscreants inside their house on Thursday in Jiyaganj area of Murshidabad.

Oct 12, 2019, 20:05 PM IST
Murshidabad triple murder: West Bengal Police asks CID to probe case, two detained

Murshidabad triple murder: West Bengal Police asks CID to probe case, two detained

Two days back, an RSS member, his pregnant wife and son were brutally murdered in the Murshidabad district.

Oct 11, 2019, 20:17 PM IST
BJP worker shot at in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas

BJP worker shot at in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas

Ramprasad Mondal was shot at outside his house on Thursday, by goons who opened fire, without any provocation.

Oct 11, 2019, 11:25 AM IST
'Barbaric' murder of RSS worker, his family, a reflection of situation we are in: West Bengal Governor

'Barbaric' murder of RSS worker, his family, a reflection of situation we are in: West Bengal Governor

"This is a gruesome incident that has put humanity to shame. A teacher, a young child and a pregnant woman were killed in a barbaric manner but there has been no response from the state machinery.

Oct 11, 2019, 07:05 AM IST
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar demands fair probe in murder of RSS worker

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar demands fair probe in murder of RSS worker

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday strongly condemned the killing of RSS worker Bondhu Gopal Pal, his pregnant wife and 8-year-old son in Murshidabad district and said the perpetrators

Oct 10, 2019, 20:10 PM IST
RSS worker, wife, son killed in West Bengal's Murshidabad, murder weapon recovered

RSS worker, wife, son killed in West Bengal's Murshidabad, murder weapon recovered

The man has been identified as Bondhu Prakash Pal, a school teacher by profession. His wife's name was Beauty Pal and their son was named Anand. The couple was expecting their second child.

Oct 10, 2019, 07:11 AM IST
Cleric slams TMC MP Nusrat Jahan for worshipping Goddess Durga, calls it 'anti-Islamic'

Cleric slams TMC MP Nusrat Jahan for worshipping Goddess Durga, calls it 'anti-Islamic'

Miffed over TMC MP Nusrat Jahan performing Durga puja, an Islamic cleric in Uttar Pradesh on Monday slammed Nusrat stressing that her action is "anti-Islamic". Accusing Nusrat of bringing disrepute

Oct 07, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Congress MP Nusrat Jahan celebrates Durga Ashtami with husband in Kolkata

Congress MP Nusrat Jahan celebrates Durga Ashtami with husband in Kolkata

Nusrat, who was dressed up in a traditional Bengali outfit, offered prayers to Goddess Durga on the auspicious occasion.

Oct 06, 2019, 15:03 PM IST
Boat capsizes in West Bengal's Jagadishpur, 3 dead, scores missing

Boat capsizes in West Bengal's Jagadishpur, 3 dead, scores missing

The incident took place on Thursday evening when people were returning home on the boat after watching a boat race.

Oct 04, 2019, 08:12 AM IST
Massive fire breaks out in Kolkata mall, 15 fire tenders rushed to spot

Massive fire breaks out in Kolkata mall, 15 fire tenders rushed to spot

The thick smoke is preventing the fire and emergency services department officials to enter the building and the entire area has been engulfed in thick black smoke. The basement houses a parking lot

Oct 03, 2019, 16:54 PM IST
BJP will bring National Register of Citizens in West Bengal, throw infiltrators out: Amit Shah

BJP will bring National Register of Citizens in West Bengal, throw infiltrators out: Amit Shah

Shah, addressing the 'NRC-Jagaran Abhiyan' in Kolkata, asked people in West Bengal to give BJP a chance to realise their dream of 'Sonar Bangla'.

Oct 01, 2019, 17:50 PM IST
Calcutta HC grants anticipatory bail to former top cop Rajeev Kumar in Saradha scam case

Calcutta HC grants anticipatory bail to former top cop Rajeev Kumar in Saradha scam case

In a major relief for former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kukar, the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday granted him anticipatory bail in the Saradha ponzi scam case.

Oct 01, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
One dead, six injured after railway shed collapses in West Bengal's Shalimar Railway Station

One dead, six injured after railway shed collapses in West Bengal's Shalimar Railway Station

The General Manager (GM), South Eastern Railway ordered a high level enquiry committee to investigate the mishappening.

Sep 30, 2019, 18:22 PM IST
Boat with over 50 onboard capsizes in West Bengal's east Midnapore

Boat with over 50 onboard capsizes in West Bengal's east Midnapore

According to reports, as many as 50-60 people were on board when the incident happened. 

Sep 30, 2019, 11:28 AM IST
BJP leader Mukul Roy accuses West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of conspiring against him in Narada sting case

BJP leader Mukul Roy accuses West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of conspiring against him in Narada sting case

Earlier on Saturday, Trinamool Congress MP Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar, who is also under the CBI scanner in this case, accepted that she had received money from Samuel Mathew, the editor of Narada News

Sep 29, 2019, 06:20 AM IST