Political Violence
West Bengal  /  Published 12.06.21

Jalpaiguri’s BJP MP attacked, TMC blamed

Jayanta Roy, the BJP MP of Jalpaiguri, was attacked in Rajganj block of the district on Friday evening when he was escorting some families of BJP supporters back home. Roy, along with two other funct...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 15.05.21

Bengal governor jibe on protocol

Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar on Friday drew parallels between the governments of his state and Assam over adherence to protocol. Dhankhar on Friday visited a camp in the Dhubri district of the nei...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 14.05.21

Dalit panel scan on post-poll violence

A team of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes on Thursday reached Bengal on a two-day tour to visit areas hit by post-poll violence amid stiff resistance from the Bengal government. The two-...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.21

Trinamul worker killed on Birbhum’s BJP turf

A Trinamul worker was killed and six others were injured in a clash allegedly with BJP workers in Muktinagar village of Birbhum’s Khoirasol early on Saturday morning. The area falls under Dubra...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 08.05.21

TMC worker hit with gun’s butt, BJP blamed

Fresh violence erupted on Friday in Raiganj, the district headquarters of North Dinajpur, as a young Trinamul worker of ward 25 of the town was allegedly attacked by a local BJP leader and his associa...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


West Bengal  /  Published 07.05.21

Post-poll violence: Didi announces compensation, jobs for victims' kin

By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.05.21

Delhi scan on law & order

Local BJP leaders said the minister’s car was attacked in front of police. The minister escaped unhurt but three journalists accompanying the convoy were injured. The central team was rushed to...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.05.21

UP: post-election violence hits state

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 07.05.21

Probe Covid, not violence: Congress

The Congress on Thursday said central committees should be deployed to investigate the mismanagement of the Covid crisis with over 4 lakh daily cases and close to 4,000 deaths, not to probe stray inci...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.05.21

Central team to probe violence

The Union Home Ministry has formed a four-member fact finding team to look into reasons for the post- poll violence in West Bengal and also assess the ground situation in the state, officials said on ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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