The Telegraph
Tuesday , April 22 , 2014

Blast kills two & blows lid off poll stockpile

Two persons allegedly hired to make crude bombs ahead of the Lok Sabha polls were killed this afternoon when around 150 explosives went off in the house of a Birbhum Trinamul leader said to be close to party MLA Manirul Islam....   | Read..

Poll tune: sting, scream and say sorry

Trinamul MLA Manirul Islam today sent an apology to the Election Commission in response to a show-cause notice for his alleged inflammatory speech in Birbhum on Saturday....   | Read..

Enter, the star and his stargazer

“When will he arrive?” asked 14-year-old Sudipta Bhattacharya for the tenth time, unable to contain her excitement. Mother Shipra offered a few words of encou...   | Read..

Ticket ‘threat’ in push for votes

Several Trinamul councillors in Asansol and Kulti alleged that senior party leaders had threatened to deny them tickets in the civic polls if they failed to ensure a subs...   | Read..

Child rights heat on Sugata

One scion of the Netaji dynasty has complained to the Election Commission against another, for an alleged violation of child rights and abuse of the freedom fighter’...   | Read..

BJP candidate injured in car crash

The BJP candidate in Barrackpore and retired IPS officer, R.K. Handa, was among five persons injured as his SUV collided with another car on Kalyani Expressway this after...   | Read..
Rapid Action Force jawans at the spot in Labhpur where the blast took place on Monday. Nothing remains of the makeshift tent where the bombs were allegedly being made. Picture by Indrajit Roy