Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Twenty BJP leaders in Bengal's Jalpaiguri resign from posts, allege irregularities in local panel formation

May 25, 2022 8:21 pm

The development came weeks after Union Home Minister Amit Shah, during his visit to West Bengal, had advised the BJP state unit to strengthen the party organisation in order to put up a fight against the ruling party.

Differently abled minor ‘tied up & molested’ in Jalpaiguri

April 27, 2022 5:08 am

Three such cases were reported in the district on Tuesday, said police, adding that they have registered cases and initiated probes.

Bikaner-Guwahati express derailment: Life & trains back on track, thanks to swift response by all parties

January 17, 2022 6:24 am

🔴 Local residents also chipped in with the rescue efforts led by the Railway Police Force and fire brigade officials. The tracks were repaired and the movement of trains resumed on Saturday.

Bikaner-Guwahati train derailment: ‘Felt like a nightmare... People were crying for help, most could not speak due to shock’

January 16, 2022 6:13 am

🔴 Moksidul Islam (30), a farmer and a resident of Domohani area in Jalpaiguri district was one of the many who started rescue operations after the train accident.

Bikaner-Guwahati train derailment: Each aspect will be investigated, says Railway board chief

January 16, 2022 6:07 am

🔴 On Thursday, twelve coaches of the Bikaner-Guwahati Express derailed near Domohani area here, killing nine persons and injuring over 40. The accident took place in Alipurduar subdivision of the Northeast Frontier Railway.

Bikaner-Guwahati train derailment: Railway Minister, Assam mosque help injured youth reunite with his family

January 16, 2022 6:02 am

🔴 Safikul Ali (18), who hails from Dhula Darrang district in Assam, was among those injured in the train accident at Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal on Thursday, which claimed nine lives.

Bikaner-Guwahati train derailment: ‘Stuck with body for 3 hours in coach’: Passengers recall horror

January 15, 2022 3:41 am

Trapped with the body of a fellow passenger for over three hours, the daily wage labourer didn't have much hope left in him until he was rescued by BSF and RPF personnel.

130 children hospitalised in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri with fever, dysentery

September 14, 2021 10:25 am

The development comes amid warning by experts that the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic might pose a greater risk to children.

Kolkata: 120-150 kids admitted to Jalpaiguri hospital, official says influenza

September 13, 2021 8:15 am

According to the official, 80%-90% of the sick children were tested for Covid and one was found positive.

West Bengal: Woman beaten up, hair cut off over ‘affair’, seven held

June 18, 2021 5:05 am

Some of the villagers alleged that the woman had an “extramarital affair with a local youth”, police sources said.


Newborn sold for Rs. 35,000 in WB

February 11, 2016 5:31 am

Jalpaiguri, Feb 11 (ANI): A newborn baby was allegedly sold for Rs 35,000 in the Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal on Thursday. Police have begun investigating into the matter. Mitu Basak, a woman staying in the Dinhata town of the Jalpaiguri district, is taking care of the baby. Cases as such have been reported earlier from the surrounding areas.