Indo Bangladesh Border
West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.22

Malda: 2 accidents, 1 death

A person died and eight others were injured in two road accidents under Gazole police station limits of Malda in past 24 hours. Around 10.45pm on Monday, an SUV with five occupants on the Gazole-Bama...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.22

Bangla Puja tourism package

Resumption of two train services between Calcutta and Bangladesh and introduction of a third from north Bengal to Dhaka has prompted stakeholders of the tourism industry of the neighbouring country to...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.22

BSF nabs 7 Bangla nationals

The Border Security Force (BSF) deployed on the India-Bangladesh border in Cooch Behar district apprehended seven Bangladeshi nationals from two different locations on Monday while they were illegally...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 02.06.22

Wheat stuck on India-Bangla border

Hundreds of trucks laden with around four lakh tonnes of wheat meant for export to Bangladesh have been stuck at land ports in Bengal for at least three weeks as customs authorities are allegedly refu...
By Soumya De Sarkar, Main Uddin Chisti in Malda/Cooch Behar

North East  /  Published 11.05.22

Shah reviews border security

Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday visited Mancachar border outpost on the Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam and reviewed security arrangements and the comprehensive integrated border management sy...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 09.05.22

Shah reviews border areas

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday reviewed the situation along the Assam-Bangladesh border from the Mankachar sector of the state. Shah, who arrived at the Kamakhya Hilltop via a chopper earlie...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Assam

India  /  Published 02.04.22

BSF ‘bar’ on jute cultivation

Some farmers said the BSF’s current jute ban now extended up to 150 yards inside the fences. The BSF could not be reached for comment. The controversy comes a week after BSF constables beat up...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 26.10.21

Boost morale, not miles: BSF jurisdiction

There are rumblings in West Bengal and Punjab over the jurisdiction of the world’s largest border guarding force, the BSF, raised in 1965 to protect the Indo-Pakistan and Indo-Bangladesh frontie...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.21

3 Bangladesh ‘Infiltrators’ arrested

The BSF arrested three Bangladeshi nationals in  north Bengal on Tuesday for allegedly illegally entering India and later handed them to respective local police stations. According to BSF source...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 21.10.21

‘Refugee Durga’ speaks same as maternal devi

The evocative idol of Durga as a refugee being transported in a truck together with her children and her belongings is a far cry from Goddess Durga, all-powerful, astride a lion. But this is precisely...
By Arghya Sengupta


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