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  • High Court revises compensation for car crash victim

    High Court revises compensation for car crash victim

    Rupak Bramha, 34, was critically injured when a bus hit him while on his way to Goa from Mumbai. He succumbed to his injuries at the MGM Navi Mumbai Hospital on 30 December 2010.

    August 15, 2022
  • Itahar villagers raise funds to build much-needed bridge

    Itahar villagers raise funds to build much-needed bridge

    According to villagers like Raghab Sarkar, Aysin Ali and Rebati Das, children from the villages there go to schools across the river, while people there have to cross the river if they want to visit the health centre and Anganwadi centres. "While political leaders assure us of a bridge every election, post-elections, they forget everything. As such, we thought of collecting funds among ourselves and are providing villagers with a proper money receipt"

    August 6, 2021
  • Covid cases keep rising in Raiganj

    Covid cases keep rising in Raiganj

    A housewife of around 40 years, who recently returned from Rajasthan, died after testing positive for Covid-19 at the Raiganj Medical College & Hospital.

    May 2, 2021
  • Kaliyaganj hospital to be upgraded to 250-bed facility

    Kaliyaganj hospital to be upgraded to 250-bed facility

    According to a member of the North Dinajpur CPI-M committee, Bharatendu Chowdhury, even the 60-bed hospital lacked in infrastructure.

    January 23, 2021
  • TMC leaders get vaccine jabs; move sparks a row

    TMC leaders get vaccine jabs; move sparks a row

    Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr Kartick Chandra Mandal did not want to comment on the controversy.

    January 19, 2021
  • N Dinajpur BJP protests woman’s ‘rape, murder’’

    N Dinajpur BJP protests woman’s ‘rape, murder’’

    They demanded that the police arrest the criminals soon. They have also given the police 48 hours to make arrests and threatened to start a movement in Kaliyaganj

    November 18, 2020
  • Winged guest census begins in Kulick

    Winged guest census begins in Kulick

    . Different species of migratory birds like the Cormorants, Open-Billstork, Egret, Heron and Night-heron turn up in the sanctuary every year.

    September 14, 2020
  • Idol Pranabda’s slippers these are, venerated and worshipped

    Idol Pranabda’s slippers these are, venerated and worshipped

    Shyamal Brahma, a businessman in Raiganj in North Dinajpur district, says he shared good relations with Pranab Mukherjee and that he still worships a pair of slippers that belonged to the former Indian President

    September 2, 2020
  • ‘BSF man had grievances with seniors’

    ‘BSF man had grievances with seniors’

    Police also said that the accused had some grievances with his seniors, and that they were still interrogating him and trying to ascertain the actual motive behind the incident.

    August 6, 2020
  • Mitra given warm welcome

    Mitra given warm welcome

    Political analysts, on the other hand, are apprehending a tough situation for the present TMC president, Goutam Das, as he tries to maintain a "balance of sorts" among the followers of Mitra, who has remained the president of the party in the district earlier.

    August 5, 2020
  • BSF man shoots dead two colleagues

    BSF man shoots dead two colleagues

    RR Sharma, the DIG, BSF, North Bengal Frontier Headquarters at Kadamtala in Siliguri, said Mr Sutradhar was performing his first shift duty on the Indo-Bangladesh border, when he fired two rounds in the air from his service rifle.

    August 5, 2020
  • Panic as river erodes banks in West Bengal

    Panic as river erodes banks in West Bengal

    Residents of Kharasrata village, Keshab Mandal and Rakesh Basak, said the Sui river has gobbled up around 100 houses in the village in the past two decades.

    August 4, 2020
  • Death in isolation ward sparks tension in Raiganj

    Death in isolation ward sparks tension in Raiganj

    The body was handed over to the family members this afternoon.

    April 17, 2020
  • Flood in Raiganj villages

    Flood in Raiganj villages

    Villagers have taken shelter in different relief camps and on embankments

    July 20, 2019
  • No arrests yet 24 hours after Chopra clash

    No arrests yet 24 hours after Chopra clash

    “Two groups of TMC activists clashed and hurled bombs at each other in which three innocent women were injured. We have demanded the police arrest the attackers soon,” he said.

    July 12, 2019
  • Drum beats to make people use less water

    Drum beats to make people use less water

    "Water wastage is a regular phenomenon here. Recently, municipality officials surveyed the places and decided to set up corks on the taps," the sources added.

    July 3, 2019
  • Biz body, minister to talk North Dinajpur development

    Biz body, minister to talk North Dinajpur development

    WDCC members will put forth proposals for the development of railway connectivity in North Dinajpur district.

    June 29, 2019