West Bengal  /  Published 26.04.22

Jhargram couple nabbed with Maoist posters

The DGP had also asked to keep in touch with bordering Jharkhand police station areas to get updates of Maoist activities there. The police also asked the district Trinamul leaders in Jungle Mahal to...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 17.04.22

The world and back

Monidi’r Bhaater Hotel or rice hotel in Belpahari in Bengal’s Jhargram district is a much sought after stop. Monidi started her journey in the tourism sector 20 years ago when she got a lo...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Culture  /  Published 03.04.22

Power Flower

Mahua to most urban Indians is just another flower or a name, and for the past some years the name of a feisty MP. But in Bengal’s Jhargram, West Midnapore, Bankura, Purulia, Burdwan and parts o...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.22

Elephant’s carcass found

Foresters in Bankura spotted the carcass of an elephant from a tomato field in Belitatore’s Pirdagaria village on Monday morning. This is the second death of a tusker in the Jungle Mahal, after...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 07.03.22

Watch to ward-off jumbos on roads

Teams of foresters will be deployed from Monday morning on roads connecting Madhyamik examination centres in elephant zones of Jungle Mahal districts to ensure that elephants don’t roam on such ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


West Bengal  /  Published 11.01.22

Infections thin staff strength

Jhargram subdivisional officer Babulal Mahato on Monday drove his official car to inspect the Covid-19 situation and monitor the lockdown in the district headquarters town after his driver tested posi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.22

NIA places Chhatradhar at murder site

The National Investigation Agency on Thursday filed a chargesheet against Trinamul leader Chhatradhar Mahato and 16 others in connection with the murder of CPM leader Prabir Mahato in Lalgarh in 2009....
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.21

200 fake SC certificates cancelled

The Jhargram district administration has cancelled over 200 fake Scheduled Caste certificates, including one belonging to a government official posted as joint block development officer in West Burdwa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

News  /  Published 25.11.21

Overnight state-run Volvo buses to Kolkata

State-run Volvo buses will now connect Purulia, Jhargram, Farakka and Asansol to Kolkata with most of the buses travelling overnight. Senior officers of the South Bengal State Transport Corporation (...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.21

Cruel price trick affects Ujjwala recipients

The survey cites individual examples. Gita Singh, 50, from Bagmari village in Salbani block, West Midnapore, had taken the Ujjwala Yojana connection in November 2019 but stopped using LPG in January 2...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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