Sunday, Dec 04, 2022



July 27, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Opposition Quits

July 27, 2022 5:21 am

All six Opposition members on the Public Undertakings Committee and the Public Accounts Committee resigned in protest.

West Bengal: 5 of family killed as car hits truck

November 06, 2021 1:17 am

Among the deceased, according to sources, were two minors aged three and six years. Six more occupants, who sustained grievous injuries, are undergoing treatment at the facility, a cop said.

West Bengal: Burdwan couple ‘attacked’ by driver, wife succumbs to injuries

October 30, 2019 4:42 am

According to police, Tapan wanted to visit his sister on Bhaiphonta and hence demanded money from the Nag couple. However, the couple allegedly told him they would give his salary on November 1 only.

Kolkata: 50-year-old BJP worker killed in Burdwan, party blames Trinamool

May 31, 2019 4:08 am

According to police, the incident took place in Pandugram village when Mondol was preparing for a BJP victory rally and was heard shouting ‘Jai Shree Ram’, which angered a few Trinamool Congress supporters. This led to a scuffle between them and was then stabbed to death.

West Bengal: Two CPI(M) cadres killed in Burdwan

April 22, 2016 12:40 pm

SK Fazal Haque (56), a polling agent of CPI(M), and Bookhiram Dal (56) were beaten up with lathis and iron rods by armed men when they were returning home at about 8 PM on Thursday night, Superintendent of Police Gaurab Sharma said.

Kolkata: Two Jamatul Mujahidin Bangladesh members arrested

March 16, 2016 12:05 pm

Enamul Mollah and Habibul Haque were arrested by the NIA during a joint raid with the STF from a house in Metiabruz area of Kolkata.

Bombs hurled at CPM procession in Burdwan; one dead, 18 injured

February 12, 2016 12:42 am

The CPM claimed that the Trinamool Congress engineered the incident, a charge denied by the ruling party.

Diary item: Bengal’s Burdwan break

January 22, 2016 12:17 am

This town, with a hint of Punjab and a signature sweet, boasts a calm university campus.

100th administrative meet: Mamata Banerjee to launch 100 projects worth Rs 200 crore

July 15, 2015 12:53 am

The CM is also supposed to inaugurate an app called ‘Smart Burdwan’, which provides all relevant information about the district.

TMC worker gunned down by party member in Burdwan

April 23, 2015 6:50 am

The police suspect that the murder was a result of intra-party feud between groups of Birbhum TMC president Anubrata Mondal and Ketugram MLA Sheikh Shahnawaz.