The Telegraph
Tuesday , October 2 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Maoists kill off-guard jawans

Maoists today shot dead two CRPF jawans in a pre-dawn attack on a makeshift jungle camp, inflicting their first casualties on the security forces in Bengal since Mamata Banerjee assumed power 16 months ago....   | Read..

9 crushed by sliding lorry

At least nine mourners returning from a funeral were crushed to death after falling off an overloaded lorry that tilted on its back and toppled over on an elevated approach t...   | Read..

Cong burns CM effigy

Congress workers today burnt an effigy and masks of Mamata Banerjee at a rally in Hazra, not far from her home, ignoring the state party president’s requests not to...   | Read..

March for ‘innocent’ girl

Over 100 Kala Bhavan students today took out a procession on the Visva-Bharati campus holding placards claiming a girl accused of slashing the arms of her hostel mate was...   | Read..

Visva plans boot for illegal hostel stayers

Visva-Bharati will ask all those overstaying in hostels to leave immediately, the move prompted by complaints from freshers that rooms allotted to them were already occupied....   | Read..

Trinamul worker killed

A Trinamul worker was beaten to death in Burdwan’s Ketugram in what police said was the fallout of a party feud....   | Read..
The body of one of the two CRPF jawans being put into an ambulance in the Metala forest, about 3km from the encounter site, on Monday. Picture by Samir Mondal