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2014-10-25 10:49

Lorry Hit Van On NH 34, Two Killed In Bethuadahari

Two persons died and three others were injured when a lorry hit a cycle van on NH 34 on Friday night near Bethuadahari Deer park. The victims were retuning home after visiting Kali puja pandals.

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2014-10-25 10:41

Miscreants Hurled Bomb; Young Teacher Killed

A young teacher was killed and three of his friends were injured when a miscreant hurled a ‘socket’ bomb following an altercation during a celebration at a Kali puja pandal in Asannagar bus stand near Krishnanagar on Friday night.

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2014-10-25 08:30

NIA Team Traced Out Zahirul's Wife Khansa, Quizzed For Two Hours

NIA team probing the Nadia links into the Burdwan blast case on Friday traced out Khansa Biwi, one of the prime suspects Zahirul Sheikh’s wife at her parental home in Barbaqpur village in Karimpur and quizzed her for over two hours

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2014-10-25 08:15

Thanarpara Imam Appeals To Find Out Zahirul And Help NIA Probe

Embarrassed with alleged involvement of Zahirul Sheikh to the Burdwan blast as one of the suspected, a mosque committee in Nadia’s Thanarapara where he lived, appealed the locals on Friday to help the NIA probe and to find out him, if possible.

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2014-10-22 12:46

Trinamul Congress MLA Sushil Biswas Died

Sitting Trinamul Congress MLA Sushil Biswas (64) from Krishnaganj (SC) assembly seat in Nadia had died late on Monday night at his home in Dafarpota village near Krishnanagar due to kidney failure.

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2014-10-20 16:07

State Govt Never Took Initiative To Identify Infiltrators: Justice Ashok Kumar Ganguly

Retired Justice of Supreme Court and former chairman of state humnan rights commission Ashoke Kumar Ganguly on sunday has stated that the infiltrators should be identified for which no government in West Bengal has ever taken any initiave.

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2014-10-18 19:16

Australin Devotee Of Iskcon Arrested With Rape Charge

Smith Arthur Harold, 64, an Australian National who is a Iskcon devotee has been arrested by Nabadweep police allegedly for blackmailing a 39 year old woman with her nude photographs as well as for raping her for over a year with the promise to marry her

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2014-10-17 23:43

3 Killed In Road Accident Near Krishnanagar

Three persons were killed when a lorry heading towards Majhdia lost control and ramned on to a road side tree after hitting a mini truck on Krishnanagar -Majhdia road near Sandhya Math para on Friday evening.

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2014-10-16 21:24

Mishandling Of Insas Rifle By Colleague Killed BSF Jawan

A BSF jawan of 119-battalion died in an accidental firing due to mishandling of a Insas assault rifle by one of his colleagues while patrolling along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Hridaypur village of Chapra on Thursday evening

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2014-10-15 21:06

Burdwan Blast: NIA Team Visited Zahirul's Home, Quizzed Parents

A team of sleuths of National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Wednesday visited house of Zahirul Sheikh and interrogated his parents, five days after the CID officers recovered 41 gelatine sticks were recovered

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