The Telegraph
Monday , July 16 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
North Bengal & Sikkim

Rain floods Jalpaiguri

Heavy overnight rain in Jalpaiguri district has left several areas flooded and two river embankments with cracks because of the sudden rise in water levels....   | Read..

3 injured in Sikkim landslides

Three persons were injured and 30 houses damaged in multiple landslides across West Sikkim this morning....   | Read..

Tirkey rally in plains

The Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Vikas Parishad today held a rally here to convince the Dooars and Terai people to embrace th...   | Read..

Plastic ban from August

The district administration will enforce a ban on plastic bags below the thickness of 40 microns from August 1 and slap ...   | Read..

Balurghat teen resists marriage to study

A 14-year-old orphan girl who would have been married off on July 10 by her brother and sister-in-law approached her he...   | Read..

Rape video sparks protest

Lack of police action against two youths who had allegedly raped a Class IX girl and circulated a video of it through an...   | Read..


The Islampur College principal, who fell ill after being gheraoed by Chhatra Parishad students for five hours on Friday,...   | Read..

Bed seized in urine case

Police have seized the mattress and the bed used by the Class V girl in Karabi hostel of Patha Bhavan as part of investi...   | Read..
People cross the inundated Sukantanagar Colony in Jalpaiguri on an inflated rubber tube on Sunday. Picture by Biplab Basak