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Thursday, December 02, 2021

North 24 Parganas


‘Have to bring daughter back’: Kin of electrocuted girl refuse relief

September 24, 2021 4:25 am

The victims, identified as 13-year-old Anushka Nandi from Bandhab Nagar Colony and 12-year-old Sneha Banik from the Motijheel area, were electrocuted after coming in contact with an electric pole, a portion of which was submerged in a waterlogged area.

CBI makes 3rd arrest, 1 held in North 24 Parganas

September 04, 2021 5:04 am

An agency source said on Friday that a man in Jagaddal in North 24 Parganas district accused of murdering a BJP worker's mother was arrested.

‘Brave to have crossed hurdles’: Kin of teacher who stayed indoors for week

August 24, 2021 4:56 am

Bhattacharya of Nimta in North 24 Parganas district and Sarajit Mukhopadhyay of Lake View in Kolkata were among 168 people airlifted from Kabul to the Hindon Air Base in Ghaziabad by an Indian Air Force military aircraft on Sunday. The duo reached Kolkata via Delhi on Monday.

Raise Bengal’s vaccine quota: Adhir to Modi

August 09, 2021 1:28 am

In his letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the senior Congress leader warned of a fresh explosion of cases in West Bengal considering its dense population.

Kolkata: Two Bangladeshi women detained near border

August 09, 2021 1:10 am

“They came to India at the behest of their friends, but the friends tried to push them into prostitution,” said an official.

Major issue, waterlogging runs deep among voters of Rajarhat-Gopalpur

April 17, 2021 4:35 am

Though Munshi is new to electoral politics, she belongs to a family with a political pedigree. Her husband Debraj Chakraborty is a councillor in the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation, and years ago was Purnendu Basu’s assistant.

Fighting odds for months, son takes home mother who was rescued from city brothel

March 07, 2021 2:39 pm

The 45-year-old woman from West Bengal was lured to Pune on assurance of a good job.

Guess which of these houses got cleared for Cyclone Amphan relief?

July 16, 2020 10:08 am

The one on left, of a Panchayat member. In rural Bengal, the politically connected — mainly TMC, some from Opposition — are jumping line for relief even if there’s little damage to show.

Amphan impact: Schools to stay closed till June 30

May 28, 2020 2:31 pm

In view of Covid-19 pandemic, the state government had earlier announced that schools would remain closed till June 10.

As communications failed post-Amphan, HAM radio club tuned in to save the day

May 26, 2020 2:47 pm

With electricity, internet and mobile networks down, Kar got in touch with the HAM radio operators at the West Bengal Radio Club (Amateur Club).