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West Bengal  /  Published 25.10.21

Didi fires BSF land-grab gun, asks PM to pull back jurisdiction

The Bengal CM who usually does not make political statements during the festive season, expressed her 'strong objection and reservation' to the central move...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.21

3 Bangladesh ‘Infiltrators’ arrested

Border guards have also seized a number of items, including cattle and cough syrup bottles estimated at Rs 2 lakh, from the border in different districts of north Benga...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

India  /  Published 21.10.21

Parliament panel lens on border management after wider writ for BSF

Decision comes after the Trinamul Congress flagged the issue and underscored that the Union government’s decision went against the spirit of federalism...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 20.10.21

Nisith backs wider BSF jurisdiction

The Cooch Behar MP dubbed Trinamul’s criticism of the decision “detrimental” to national security...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.21

Residents, traders worry over BSF’s inroads

Home ministry decision resulted in anxiety across north Bengal and also Murshidabad to the right of the Ganga...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.21

Durga Puja: Low-key immersions

No joyride on boats for tourists was allowed...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Taki (North 24-Parganas)

India  /  Published 15.10.21

Finger at Amarinder over BSF

Channi, who has firmly criticised the Centre’s decision, met his predecessor along with his family for a courtesy call on Thursday, but didn’t comment on the BSF order...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.21

TMC slams Centre for extending BSF's authority

Attack on federal structure of India, says spokesperson Kunal Ghosh ...
By Our Bureau, PTI

India  /  Published 14.10.21

BSF enters deeper into Bengal, Punjab

The union home ministry enhanced its jurisdiction giving it the powers of arrest, search and seizure in places up to 50km from the Pakistan and Bangladesh borders...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.10.21

BSF rescues ibises, smugglers escape

Sources claimed that a mature ibis draws high demand for private zoos and as pets, usually sold at Rs 50,000...
By Subhashis Chaudhuri in Krishnagar


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