West Bengal  /  Published 05.06.21

Raiganj TMC councillor hit

A Trinamul Congress councillor at Raiganj municipality was allegedly assaulted by a BJP leader and his associates on Thursday evening for protesting against illegal sale of liquor. Abhijit Saha, the ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 07.05.21

5 die in collision in North Dinajpur

Five persons, including three children, died when a truck rammed into an e-rickshaw and a motorcycle on NH12 at Itahar in North Dinajpur district on Wednesday night. Police sources said the e-ricksha...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

BJP office torched in Raiganj

BJP leaders and supporters resorted to protest and blocked the Raiganj-Hemtabad-Kaliaganj state highway for over an hour on Friday, after an election office of the party was torched and publicity mate...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 12.04.21

Mamata leads candlelight march

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday apparently revived a 2007-era slogan, made famous during the Nandigram’s anti-land acquisition movement in East Midnapore, with a call to respond to bull...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.21

Cong leader says sorry for 2019

A Congress leader on Sunday offered a rare peace offering to the Left, the party’s alliance partner for the state elections — a public apology. Mohit Sengupta, the Congress candidate from...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


West Bengal  /  Published 09.03.21

Frowns over TMC Raiganj nominee’s absence

Trinamul leaders and workers in Raiganj town have started questioning the absence of Kanaialal Agarwal, the party’s North Dinajpur district president who has been fielded from Raiganj Assembly s...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.21

Man guns down son in Raiganj

At least 30 passengers in an NBSTC bus, on its way to Balurghat from Malda, were injured after it collided head on with a truck in Rampur-14th Mile area under Tapan police station of South Dinajpur on...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 17.02.21

Cop’s mom found dead with wounds on head

The 70-year-old mother of a sub-inspector of police and resident of a village on Raiganj outskirts was found dead with deep wounds on her head on Monday late night. Raiganj police suspect she was mur...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.21

Horse drives sweet seller’s trade and dream

“Many people love the food I sell but some come to see the horse. In earlier years, I used to walk around villages and would shout like other hawkers to draw customers. But ever since I started ...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.21

BJP supporters beaten up, three in hospital

A group of people allegedly attacked the houses of seven families of BJP supporters at Dakshin Goalpara village on the outskirts of Raiganj town on Wednesday night, assaulted family members and took a...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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