North Dinajpur
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

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.21

Two held for stealing mini truck

Two persons were arrested from North Dinajpur on Monday for allegedly stealing a mini truck from Murshidabad district on Sunday afternoon. Sources said the driver and cleaner of the mini truck, headi...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.21

Student found hanging in North Dinajpur

A 17-year-old boy was found hanging from a tree in North Dinajpur district on Tuesday. Family members of the Class XII student said he had been missing since Monday evening. They have alleged that tw...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.21

Police attacked over teacher arrests

Nearly 60 people, including some local Trinamul leaders in Karandighi, North Dinajpur, protested the arrest of two teachers accused of stealing funds, by blocking NH12 on Tuesday night and attacking a...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.21

Cong leader found hanging, TMC flag on face

The body of a Congress leader from a village on the outskirts of Raiganj town, North Dinajpur district, was found hanging from a tree on Tuesday morning with a Trinamul flag covering his face, while a...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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