North Dinajpur
West Bengal  /  Published 18.12.21

Heroin worth Rs 1.4 crore seized

The special operations group of Siliguri Metropolitan Police, along with a team of New Jalpaiguri police station, in a joint raid on Thursday in Siliguri, seized narcotics worth around Rs 1.4 crore fr...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri/Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.21

Jawad moves towards Bangladesh

In East Midnapore, rainfall stopped late on Monday morning, but the sky was cloudy. The administration relaxed curbs for tourists and allowed them to access areas close to the beaches. But the ban on ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Anshuman Phadikar in Calcutta/Tamluk

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.21

Schoolboy killed, friend confesses

A 14-year-old boy of a village under Chakulia police station of North Dinajpur district was murdered on Saturday allegedly by his friend who is also a minor. Police found his body and arrested the ac...
By Kousik Sen

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.21

Farmers’ paddy set ablaze

Two farmers in North Dinajpur district have accused BJP workers of setting afire paddy which was ready for harvest in their field as the duo recently deserted the saffron party and joined the Trinamul...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.21

Livelihood woes for Bengal dropouts

Around 100 students, mostly in higher secondary classes from two villages of North Dinajpur district, have dropped out of the education system, their studies and have migrated to other states to earn ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


West Bengal  /  Published 22.10.21

Closed bridge hits Siliguri traffic

Thousands of people living in and around Siliguri and also those reaching the city on different errands had to bear the brunt of severe traffic congestion on Thursday because vehicular movement was re...
By Bireswar Banerjee, Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.21

TMC collects workers’ details

Trinamul leaders in Malda and North Dinajpur, the two neighbouring districts in north Bengal which have thousands of migrant workers and workers in unorganised sectors, have engaged INTTUC — the...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri/Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.21

Bus crash kills six workers

Senior police officers and officials of North Dinajpur district administration have blamed the pathetic condition of NH12 – which is maintained by the National Highways Authority of India for th...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 21.09.21

Angry mob lynch ‘cattle rustler’

A suspected cattle rustler was lynched by a group of irate villagers in North Dinajpur district on Sunday night after he allegedly fired gunshots at them while trying to escape the area. A gang of th...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.21

BJP MLA defects to TMC, third in 10 days

Soumen Roy, the BJP MLA of Kaliaganj in North Dinajpur, on Saturday switched over to Trinamul to become the third MLA —  after Tanmoy Ghosh of Bishnupur and Biswajit Das of Bagda — to...
By Avijit Sinha, Kousik Sen in Raiganj, Siliguri


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