South 24 Parganas

South 24 Parganas News

Bhangar protest: Unable to agree on deadline for projects, talks pushed to Dec 31

In response, government sources said administrative officials had assured protesters that the promised work will be completed as soon as possible.

Mamata pulls up district officials, police over ‘delay’ in providing housing to poor, flow of illegal firearms

Mamata also asked government officers to check that no one gets commission while providing houses to people under the state housing scheme.


Now, BJP wants Rajarhat renamed after Mookerjee

Earlier, the state government had struck down the Left Front government’s proposal to rename the satellite town, built by the party, as Jyoti Basu Nagar in 2011.

In a first,govt prepares administrative calendar

The meeting presided over by the chief secretary was held at Nabanna on November 30 to review the preparation of the calendar.

Panchayat Poll Violence: Three Cong workers killed in West Bengal

Panchayat polls are scheduled to be held in the district tomorrow.

CPM lists dos and don’ts for candidates in ‘combat situation’

Apprehending attacks ahead of panchayat polls,party issues advisory.


Bengal: Class 3 student dies after teacher bangs his head against wall

The teacher allegedly banged the head of 9-year-old Bapi Joardar as punishment for playing.

Cannot hold panchayat polls by June 10: Poll panel

WHILE Advocate General Bimal Chatterjee said the state government intended to hold the panchayat polls by June 10,2013,failing which the three-tier panchayat system will go defunct leading to a constitutional crisis,the state election commission (SEC) officials stated that the elections cannot be held by the given date.

CPM leader shot in Kultali

A CPM leader was today shot dead in broad daylight in Kultali in South 24 Parganas.

Briefly state

Two robbers were lynched by villagers in Mandirbazar police station area in South 24 Parganas after they were caught ‘molesting’ a woman in the house they were robbing,police said.