West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.21

Doctor ‘thrashed’ for mask-up request

A doctor attached to the Calcutta Medical College was allegedly beaten up by a co-passenger for requesting the latter to wear a mask when they were aboard a Krishnagar-bound local train on Tuesday aft...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.08.21

Erosion forces dismantling of school

The Nadia administration on Thursday began dismantling a primary school on the banks of the Hooghly at a village near Chakdaha to retrieve building materials like bricks, steel bars as well as door an...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdaha

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.21

Truck kills two civil engineers on NH12

A police constable suffered multiple injuries when unidentified assailants fired at him from close range on Wednesday night. Niloy Biswas, 30, attached to the DIG office in Barrackpore, was walking w...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.21

BJP worker thrashed to death

A BJP worker was killed allegedly by those suspected to have links with the Trinamul Congress at Chakdah in Nadia district early on Sunday morning, less than 10 hours after polls had concluded in the ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdaha

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.21

Goons threaten new food unit in Nadia

Two women entrepreneurs from Calcutta have put on hold the construction of an export-oriented food processing and preservation unit on a 49-bigha plot adjacent to NH12 in Nadia’s Chakdah over al...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah


West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.20

Mason faces son kidnap slur

A mason has allegedly fled his home in Chakdah with one-year-old son following a tiff with wife who thinks her jobless husband might have a “bad intention”. Mamata Biswas lodged an FIR, appealing ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

West Bengal  /  Published 05.05.20

Nurse detected with infection

A 43-year-old nurse attached to Pavlov Institute, Calcutta, has been tested positive for Covid-19, two days after she fell ill while visiting home in Burdwan town on leave.The nurse was immediately se...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.20

Poet hit at pond protest

A team of environment activists and social workers, including poet Mandakranta Sen and lawyers of Calcutta High Court, were allegedly assaulted by members of a club in Nadia’s Chakdah on Sunday morn...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.19

Trinamul youth wing leader murdered

A Trinamul youth wing leader was hacked to death and his throat slit in Nadia’s Chakdah on Thursday, with party leaders claiming some residents had seen him being “chased with a sickle” by a BJP...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Nadia

West Bengal  /  Published 09.03.20

Homemaker killed over dowry

A 22-year-old homemaker was killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws on Monday within three months of her marriage as she couldn’t meet their demand for more cash and jewellery even after paying ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah


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