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Bengal: Stones thrown at Dilip Ghosh's car in Burdwan as sporadic incidents of violence mark 4th phase of LS polls

Kolkata/IBNS: Multiple incidents of violence were reported in West Bengal, where people in eight constituencies voted on Monday in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha polls.

West Bengal: Three people die after water tank falls on them in Burdwan Railway Station

At least three people were killed and 20 others injured when a large overhead water tank fell on them at a platform in West Bengal's Burdwan Railway station on Wednesday.

West Bengal: Burdwan-Bandel local train jumps tracks

Kolkata/UNI: Two coaches of Down Burdwan-Bandel local train jumped tracks near Shaktigarh last night.

Bengal: BJP bets on labourer's wife, domestic help in Bankura, Burdwan to defeat TMC

Kolkata/IBNS: While its candidate list features a number of celebrities, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has also banked on a daily wage labourer's wife and a domestic help in two seats to trump the Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the West Bengal assembly elections beginning on Saturday.

TMC leader shot dead in front of his brother in West Burdwan

Asansol, Aug 25 (UNI) TMC Councillor Md Khalid Khan of West Burdwan municipality was shot dead in front of his younger brother near their home, while a powerful explosion ripped through the roof of a TMC leader in Birbhum as political extermination continued to rock West Bengal for past four months.

West Bengal: TMC leader arrested for vandalizing police station in Burdwan

Kolkata/Burdwan, Jan 29 (IBNS): Hours after a police station was ransacked by angry mob over a local issue in West Bengal's Burdwan district, police on Saturday night arrested at least eleven persons, including a local leader of ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC), in connection with the case, reports said.

West Bengal: Angry mob attacks cops, sets Ausgram Police Station on fire over land conflict

Kolkata/Burdwan, Jan 28 (IBNS): At least eight policemen were injured when a large number of local villagers went on a rampage at a police station at Ausgram in Burdwan district of West Bengal on Saturday afternoon, reports said.

West Bengal: 6 killed in Burdwan after having hooch, 1 held

Kolkata, Jan 3 (IBNS): At least six men were killed and 30 others fell ill after consuming toxic alcohol at Ramgopalpur area under Galsi Police Station limits in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Tuesday, reports said.

Dengue patient attack nurses in Kolkata hospital: Main accused nabbed from Burdwan

Kolkata, Oct 23 (IBNS): Police on Sunday arrested a middle-aged man from Mongalkote in West Bengal's Burdwan district for attacking three nurses in a private hospital in Kolkata, reports said.

Minor allegedly gang-raped in West Bengal, 1 held

Kolkata/Burdwan, Sept 20 (IBNS): Police on Tuesday booked a minor boy for allegedly raping a seventh standard girl in Burdwan district of West Bengal, reports said.

Kolkata: Detained suspect is likely IS linkman

Kolkata, Jul 5 (IBNS): The suspected terrorist, who was detained on Monday from Burdwan station, was arrested on Tuesday after hour- long interrogation, officials said.

West Bengal: Crude bombs recovered in Burdwan and North 24 Parganas

Kolkata, Jun 11 (IBNS): Several crude bombs were found two different locations in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas and Burdwan districts on Saturday, reports said.

West Bengal: Cop beaten by drug traffickers, 2 arrested

Kolkata/Asansol, May 16 (IBNS): A policeman was reportedly assaulted on Monday when he tried to catch drug traffickers in West Bengal's Burdwan district, officials said.

WB boat capsize: 1 body found

Burdwan, May 15 (IBNS) At least one person has been killed and several others are missing after a boat carrying more than 100 people capsized in Bhagirathi River in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Saturday, reports said.

Boat capsizes in West Bengal, villagers protest

Burdwan, May 15 (IBNS): At least five people went missing after a boat carrying more than 100 people capsized in Bhagirathi River in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Saturday, reports said.