Opinion  /  Published 03.05.21

Editorial: Hatred loses

Together with the politics of hatred, the state has rejected cultural and social coercion and risen up against insults heaped on a woman leader by powerful male politicians...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.21

Sitalkuchi votes to reply to bullets

Among the voters were the families of Maniruzzaman Mian, Samiul Haque and Hamidul Mian, the three youths who lost their lives in the April 10 firing...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 29.04.21

Two alternative visions of Bengal

The electoral battle in the state was reduced to two alternative visions of Bengal...
By Swapan Dasgupta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.04.21

Report on Sitalkuchi boy sought

The assault on the teenager purportedly prompted some villagers to go to the booth in protest when some CISF personnel opened fire, killing four voters...
By Avijit Sinha, Main Uddin Chisti in Siliguri, Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.04.21

Deganga: Villagers allege CISF firing

Residents of Karalgachha in Deganga Assembly seat pointed to a hole on the ground, which they said was made when a jawan shot at the ground...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Burdwan, Deganga


West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

Cooch Behar police transfer probe to CID

Residents of Jorpatki, who are still seething in anger, want exemplary punishment for the CISF jawans who had opened fire...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

HC asks CID to file status report on firing

The order was issued by the division bench on two separate public interest litigations seeking a judicial probe...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.21

EC bars Dilip Ghosh from campaigning

The EC showcaused BJP's office-bearer Sayantan Basu for provocative remarks on CISF firing in which four youths had been killed during voting in Sitalkuchi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.04.21

Sitalkuchi: Didi's promise to a mom

Within hours of the tragedy on Saturday, Mamata had reached Siliguri with the plan of visiting the bereaved families the next morning...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 15.04.21

All’s fair for the Election Commission

Free and fair polls in parliamentary democracy are predicated on respect for the voters; it is their government...
By The Editorial Board


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