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Voting begins in West Bengal civic polls amid violence

One person was shot dead while another suffered bullet injury in Burdwan and North 24 Parganas districts as voting began in 91 municipalities across West Bengal on Saturday. Thirty-year old......

Ground Zero report: How Bangladeshis infiltrate into India

The Ichhamati river. On the opposite bank is Bangladesh Taki in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district is the last Indian outpost on the border with Bangladesh. It is one of hotspots for......

Main accused in Bengal student murder arrested

The main accused in the brutal murder of a college student in North 24 Parganas district, was on Wednesday arrested from Rampurhat in Birbhum district, the police said. Shyamal Karmakar was......

Kolkata rape victim's father accepts Nitish's job offer in Bihar

Father of the girl, who was gangraped and allegedly burnt to death in Madhyamgram in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, said he will not return to Kolkata and has accepted Bihar Chief......

Girl gang raped and killed in North 24 Parganas

A girl was killed after being allegedly raped in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, after which a mob blocked road traffic and damaged the car of a ruling Trinamool Congress member of......

'Now, I am reduced to nothing'

'I have tutored my family and myself to fight hunger,' the former agent for the Saradha chit fund says, his eyes welling up. 96 of the 107 cases referred to the Serious Fraud Investigation Office......

CESC to commission its 600 MW Haldia plant in December

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the plant on November 26. The RP-Sanjiv Goenka group flagship power company, Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation, is set to commission a......

Mamata slams Centre for diesel price deregulation

Deregulation of diesel and fertiliser prices and the issue of foreign direct investment in rail and defence on Wednesday drew fire from West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee, who said Trinamool......

Saradha scam: ED attaches assets worth Rs 60 cr

Moving ahead in the multi-crore Saradha chit funds scam case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday attached assets, including a school, a cement factory and few resorts, worth Rs 60......

Saradha investors block trains in Bengal

Investors in Saradha, who had suffered due to the scam, today blocked rail traffic in the Sealdah rail section in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district. Picketeers blocked rail traffic at......

Sachin fan cycles to Bangladesh

A fan of Sachin Tendulkar has cycled to Bangladesh from the Indian border at Petrapole in North 24 Parganas district to watch the India-Bangladesh Test series.Sudhir Kumar Gautam, who rode a cycle......

Police driving me to suicide, says Pinki Pramanik

Asian Games gold medal winner Pinki Pramanik, who was charged of rape and cheating after medical reports confirmed that 'she' was actually a 'man', has claimed that the police is driving her to......

Pinki alleges police atrocities on her in custody

Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, who walked out of jail on Wednesday after spending 26 days in custody on charges of rape, alleged that the police tied her hands and legs and forcibly......

I have been framed, says athlete Pinki

Asian Games gold medalist Pinki Pramanik walked out of jail after 26 days on Wednesday and said she was falsely implicated in the rape case. She was arrested after a woman charged that the athlete......

'Pinki is innocent and a victim of conspiracy'

Hailing the court's decision to grant bail to Asian Games gold medallist Pinki Pramanik, the Bengal sports fraternity on Tuesday demanded punishment for those who are guilty of mistreating the......
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SEC Upadhyaya

Upadhayay, however, admitted Saturday to have received about 100 complaints of violence throughout the day. One person was killed and several... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/kolkata/not-my-duty-to-set-social-parameter-for-peaceful-polls-sec-upadhyaya/
Bullets and bombs mar statewide civic polls, state election commissioner mum on turnout

KOLKATA: A young railway hawker from Katwa paid with his life and several people — including four children — were injured as violence tore... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Bullets-and-bombs-mar-statewide-civic-polls-state-election-commissioner-mum-on-turnout/articleshow/47055909.cms
Silent rigging frustrates voters

KOLKATA: In booths of ward number 28 and 29 of Maheshtala Municipality there were no apparent signs of terror. Two white SUV's were perked right... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/kolkata/Silent-rigging-frustrates-voters/articleshow/47055960.cms
Opposition accuses TMC of rigging municipal polls

Comment · print · T T T+· T- : The Opposition parties in West Bengal accused the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) of indulging in large... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/opposition-accuses-tmc-of-rigging-municipal-polls/article7142139.ece?ref=tpnews
Violence mars Bengal polls

Comment · print · T T T+· T- 104-year-old Haji Amir Hossain being taken by his relatives after he cast his vote at a polling station in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/violence-mars-bengal-polls/article7142135.ece?ref=tpnews

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