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Father of Bengal gang-rape victim wants CBI inquiry
The father of the 16-year-old gang-rape victim, who died of burns after she was allegedly set ablaze, on Monday filed a petition before the Calcutta high court seeking a Central Bureau of......
IN PICTURES: Kolkata gears up for Durga Pujo
For the devotees of Maa Durga across the globe, the wait is almost over. But in Her 'home state' West Bengal, preparations for the most awaited 10 days of the year are progressing on a war footing.......
Video: Bengal hooch tragedy toll rises to 107
Spurious liquor claimed 50 more lives on Thursday morning in South 24 Parganas district in West Bengal, taking the death toll in one of the worst hooch tragedies to 107. Another 50 people......
Video: Bengal hooch tragedy toll rises to 81
Twenty four more people died on Thursday morning, taking the toll in the hooch tragedy at Mograhat in South 24 Parganas district, West Bengal to 81. Of the 24 deaths, seven were reported......
Video: Illicit liquor kills 57 in Bengal village
In one of the worst hooch tragedies in West Bengal,57 people, mostly labourers, rickshaw-pullers and hawkers, died and over hundred have been hospitalised in serious condition after consuming......
Ancheri to lead for Asia Cup qualifier
In the absence of Baichung Bhutia and Debjit Ghosh,JCT midfielder Jo Paul Ancheri will leadIndia in the Asia Cup first-leg qualifier against North Korea, to be played at Pyongyang,North Korea,......
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