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Bengal: Mamata eyes Matua votes as BJP relaunches CAA narrative

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday reached out to the Matua community from a rally in the Nadia district as a counter to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s relaunch of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) issue, eyeing the 2024 General Elections.

Mahua Moitra shares video of her dancing to mark Durga Puja festivities

New Delhi/IBNS: Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra Friday shared a video of her dancing with the people of Bengal's Nadia district as part of a procession to mark Mahapanchami celebrations as the annual autumn festival of Durga Puja kickstarted.

In fresh violence over Prophet row, train vandalised in West Bengal's Nadia

Kolkata/IBNS: A train was Sunday vandalised in West Bengal in a fresh violence over the controversy regarding now suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma's comment on Prophet Muhammed, media reports said.

Hanskhali rape incident condemnable, barbaric: TMC in damage control mode after Mamata's remark draws flak

Kolkata/IBNS: In a damage control mode, the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Wednesday condemned the alleged rape of a minor girl at Hanskhali in West Bengal's Nadia district after its supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's remark on the incident drew widespread flak.

Bengal rape incident: JP Nadda forms 5-member BJP fact finding team to visit Hanskhali

New Delhi/Kolkata/IBNS: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Jagat Prakash Nadda on Wednesday formed a five-member fact finding committee to visit Hanskhali in West Bengal's Nadia district, where a minor was allegedly raped by a Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader's son.

'No word to describe the horrible incident': Mahua Moitra condemns minor's gang-rape after Mamata remark sparks row

Kolkata/IBNS: Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra on Tuesday condemned the alleged gang-rape of a minor girl at Hanskhali in Nadia district of West Bengal who later died, assuring the victim's family that the “full extent of the law will be implemented” to punish the culprits contradicting her party supremo and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's remark on the same.

Mamata Banerjee slams Mahua Moitra in public over factionalism within party

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed her displeasure over the party's leadership in Nadia and growing factionalism within the party ranks in the district.

West Bengal fights COVID-19: Night curfew lifted between 11 PM to 5 AM in Nadia and Hooghly districts

Kolkata/UNI: Keeping in view the Jagadhatri Puja festival, the West Bengal Government on Tuesday lifted the night curfew between 11 PM to 5 AM in Nadia and Hooghly districts.

West Bengal: Robbers loot cash and gold on gunpoint in Nadia

Krishnagar, Oct 13(UNI) A group of armed robbers broke into a house in Ujir Pukuria village under Ganganapur Police Station of Nadia district in the wee hours of Sunday and looted cash and gold ornaments on gunpoint.

West Bengal: Body of a youth recovered in Nadia

Krishnagar, Aug 28(UNI) The residents of Rathatala, an area under Kalyani Police Station of Nadia district, on Wednesday woke up to a rude shock after finding a body of a young man in a pool of blood.

Bengal Crime: Civic volunteer's body recovered from jute field in Nadia

Krishnagar, May 13(UNI) The body of a civic volunteer was recovered today in the morning from an agriculture field from Mayurhat area under Hashkhali police station in Nadia district.

West Bengal: Five persons die as people returning home on vehicle from crematorium hit truck in Nadia

Krishnanager, Apr 28 (UNI) Five people were killed, three of them from a same family, and 15 others wounded, many of them critically when their vehicle, in which they were returning home from a crematorium, hit a parked sand laden truck at the rear on the Krishnanagar-Nawadwip state highway in West Bengal's Nadia district early Sunday.

Kolkata: Trinamool party office burnt in Nadia

Krishnagar, Feb 26 (UNI): The Trinamool Congress Party office at Anandapur village in Ranghat in Nadia district caught fire in the early hours of Monday.

West Bengal: Several fall sick after having 'prasad' in Nadia

Kolkata, Jun 10 (IBNS): At least 115 devotees, including several women and children, fell ill after consuming 'prasad' of a puja at Nakashipara area in Nadia district of West Bengal on Friday, reports said on Saturday.

India's first transgender principal Manobi Bandyopadhyay resigns

Kolkata, Dec 30 (IBNS): India's maiden transgender principal of Krishnanagar Women's College in West Bengal's Nadia district, Manobi Bandyopadhyay, resigned from her post, just one year six months after her appointment, reports said on Friday.