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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

North 24 Parganas


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).

3 workers killed in clash with TMC: BJP

June 09, 2019 4:45 am

Police confirmed only one death on Saturday evening, but said the number could rise. “One person is dead and several others are critically injured. More deaths are expected, unfortunately,” a local police officer told The Sunday Express.

Explained: How North 24-Parganas, a Trinamool bastion, has come under sustained BJP attack

May 29, 2019 10:06 pm

North 24-Parganas district covers the Lok Sabha constituencies of Dum Dum, Barrackpore, Barasat, Basirhat, and Bongaon, all of which saw virtually straight fights between the BJP and TMC in the elections

TMC leader shot at in Basirhat railway station premises

October 23, 2014 3:57 pm

Superintendent of Railway Police, Sealdah, Utpal Naskar said Ashok Bairagi was shot in his back twice by the attacker, who managed to escape.

Student’s ‘gangrape’,murder triggers protests in Bengal

June 09, 2013 2:57 am

The body of a 20-year-old college student was found near a fish pond in Barasat in North 24 Parganas

Girl student gangraped and killed in North 24 Parganas

June 08, 2013 7:18 pm

The girl's body was found near a water body with indications that she was killed after being raped.

Buddha tears into Mamata,calls her Bengal’s ‘curse’

May 06, 2013 4:08 am

Former chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee today unleashed a scathing diatribe on his successor,which quickly degenerated into a personal attack.

Briefly state

August 27, 2012 4:01 am

A patient suffering from pancreatitis walked out of RG Kar Medical College and Hospital with his tubes on,and died on the footpath opposite the building on Sunday.