CID to probe Dholahat cattle trader’s murder

CID to probe Dholahat cattle trader’s murder

Since the incident, tension has prevailed in the area with both communities alleging atrocities.

TMC worker murdered, cops point finger at kin

TMC worker murdered, cops point finger at kin

Family blames CPM, party says ‘shameless opportunism’ by TMC.

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Investigators are scanning the property dispute dating back to 1984 allegedly involving Teotia and the three persons.

Supplementary chargesheet filed on Friday, includes 41 witness statements

The two officials from Bangladesh will interrogate arrested Islamic State (IS) operative Masiuddin alias Abu al-Musa.

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Kolkata: Lab assistant at diagnosis centre ‘molests’ patient
Kolkata: Lab assistant at diagnosis centre ‘molests’ patient

According to the FIR lodged, the victim had gone to the diagnosis centre Monday morning to complete a couple of medical tests suggested by her physician.

Murshidabad municipalities to work for development at ‘rapid pace’ orders Fihad Hakim
Murshidabad municipalities to work for development at ‘rapid pace’ orders Fihad Hakim

The issue regarding the presence of arsenic in water has come up again and again in discussions with councillors and it will be addressed imidiately, said a TMC leader.

West Bengal: IFS, ACB officers arrested on bribery charges
West Bengal: IFS, ACB officers arrested on bribery charges

DSP Subhasis Chakraborty was probing case against IFS officer Alankar Jha; both sent to five days’ police custody

West Bengal govt claims GTA got Rs 4,095 crore, GJM says funds Rs 1,167 crore short
West Bengal govt claims GTA got Rs 4,095 crore, GJM says funds Rs 1,167 crore short

Mamata Banerjee’s remark about the funds had sparked a controversy, with GJM chief Bimal Gurung threatening to a call a strike on September 28 if she does not furnish details regarding the same

Cooch Behar bypolls: Ananta Rai ‘maharaja’ demanding separate state may get BJP ticket
Cooch Behar bypolls: Ananta Rai ‘maharaja’ demanding separate state may get BJP ticket

Ananta Rai, who had taken on the title of ‘maharaja’ 18 years ago and heads a faction of Greater Cooch Behar People’s Association (GCPA), could be the BJP Candidate.

Kolkata: Biker dies following crash with car, driver booked
Kolkata: Biker dies following crash with car, driver booked

According to the police, the vehicles, which were coming from opposite directions at high speed, collided at around 2.30 am after the driver of the Hyundai car lost control.

Submit all official documents within a week or face strict action: Transport dept to auto drivers
Submit all official documents within a week or face strict action: Transport dept to auto drivers

The decision is one of several measures taken by the state transport department following a series of recent mishaps involving autos.

Girl molested, her face slashed with blade for resisting theft in Kolkata locality
Girl molested, her face slashed with blade for resisting theft in Kolkata locality

According to her complaint, she was walking down Atul Krishna Banerjee Lane while returning from her tuition class when she spotted a man standing with a bicycle.

Fire at SSKM Hospital in Kolkata, no casualty
Fire at SSKM Hospital in Kolkata, no casualty

Police said around 11.40 am, patients admitted at the eye ward first noticed smoke emanating from a metre box.

Kolkata police seize 600 duplicate ‘Lux Cozi’ products from market, hawker held
Kolkata police seize 600 duplicate ‘Lux Cozi’ products from market, hawker held

A hawker named Kushal Das was arrested for selling the duplicate products from Khanna crossing.

Kolkata: Deshapriya Park puja to be more ‘crowd-friendly’ than last year
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Organisers say they learnt a lesson from last year’s stampede-like situation; engage 120 volunteers to streamline vehicular and crowd movement

Mercedes hit-and-run case: One dies, police arrest owner in Kolkata
Mercedes hit-and-run case: One dies, police arrest owner in Kolkata

Youth nabbed after 3 days in hiding, blames deceased scooterist for taking sudden U-turn, causing accident.

TMC worker murdered, cops point finger at kin
TMC worker murdered, cops point finger at kin

Family blames CPM, party says ‘shameless opportunism’ by TMC.

Siliguri mayor threatens fast if funds not released to his municipality
Siliguri mayor threatens fast if funds not released to his municipality

Alleging that the state government was indulging in “step-motherly treatment” towards them, the former CPM minister said the TMC government has “imposed an economic blockade” on Left-controlled municipalities.

Uri attack: BJP slams Mamata Banerjee over ‘paltry’ aid to victims’ kin
Uri attack: BJP slams Mamata Banerjee over ‘paltry’ aid to victims’ kin

Social media platforms also slammed the Mamata govenment, pointing out that it had offered the family of a Haj pilgrim who had died a compensation of Rs 10 lakh.

Trinamool set to take over Islampur Municipality
Trinamool set to take over Islampur Municipality

Congress MLA and chairman of the municipality, Kanhaiyalal Agarwal, said at least nine of the 10 councillors in the 17-seat civic body will defect to Trinamool next month.

Kolkata: Minors ‘rape’ Class VII student in Burdwan
Kolkata: Minors ‘rape’ Class VII student in Burdwan

Four minors have been booked for allegedly raping a student of Class VII at Kalna area in Burdwan district.

Mamata Banerjee in North Bengal today; Kalimpong likely to be new district
Mamata Banerjee in North Bengal today; Kalimpong likely to be new district

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is set to arrive in in Siliguri on Wednesday for a two-day visit to North Bengal, where she is expected to announce Kalimpong as a new district.

CPM: All democratic, social forces must rally together
CPM: All democratic, social forces must rally together

Ahead of the CPM’s two-day plenum here at the end of the month, the party’s central committee Tuesday cleared its stance on the union of Left parties with other secular and democratic forces to defend the country’s “secular, democratic constitutional republic”.

Year after plan given to PWD, Writers Building’s repairs yet to begin
Year after plan given to PWD, Writers Building’s repairs yet to begin

The work had been assigned to the department of architecture at Jadavpur University.