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Santipur
West Bengal  /  Published 08.10.21

Baby falls off mom’s arms into river, missing

A 14-month-old girl  is feared drowned after allegedly slipping off her mother’s lap and falling into the Hooghly near Kalna Ghat while crossing the river on a ferry on Wednesday night. Tw...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.21

7 more homes eroded by Hooghly in Santipur

Erosion along a stretch of the Hooghly river bank claimed seven more homes in ward 16 of Nadia’s Santipur on Monday night, with victims demanding their immediate rehabilitation. With this, arou...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.21

Hooghly river gulps 8 homes in 10 minutes

The spate of erosion along the banks of the Hooghly continued in Nadia’s Santipur with at least eight houses tumbling into the river “in 10 minutes” at the town’s ward 16 on Tu...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.21

Reach for the horizon

What I miss the most during the lockdown are the little trips that would take me away from Calcutta for a day. Yes, I would love to stand before the Himalayas again and meditate on my littleness, or t...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.21

Hooghly gobbles up more houses

The ongoing spate of erosion of the Hooghly river bank in Nadia’s Santipur continued this weekend with at least five houses being lost, in addition to nearly 30-bigha agricultural land, early on...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

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West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.21

Traders arrested for stocking, selling life-threatening nylon-made kite strings

Police have arrested two persons for stocking and selling life-threatening nylon-made kite strings from Nadia’s Santipur following a spate of accidents in the past one month in which over a doze...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 29.06.21

Nadia man held with Bangla wife on border

The Border Security Force on Saturday night caught an Indian youth and a 19-year-old Bangladeshi woman when they illegally sneaked into India through a porous spot of the boundary at Bhimpur in Nadia ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Nadia

West Bengal  /  Published 22.05.21

Wedding feast for the needy in Nadia

 Amit Ghosh and Moumita Ghosh, a newly-wed couple from Nadia’s Santipur, opted out of having a reception for their marriage ceremony on Friday and instead distributed catered food in packet...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 18.04.21

First-time voter shot at, BJP blamed

Santu Baul, 18, of Nadia’s Santipur and a first-time voter, was shot at by suspected BJP supporters on Saturday when he was returning home with friends after casting his vote. A weaver’s ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 30.10.20

Goons injure do-gooder

A 55-year-old tailor from Nadia’s Santipur is battling for his life at a private hospital in Calcutta after goons attacked him with an axe and rods on Monday night when he tried to save a teache...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur


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