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West Bengal: Several hurt as state bus overturns in Purulia

Kolkata/Purulia, Mar 2 (IBNS): A government-run bus reportedly fell into a roadside ditch in West Bengal's Purulia district on Thursday morning, leaving at least 12 persons injured.

Mamata Banerjee mourns death of Indian national in US

Kolkata, Feb 25 (IBNS): West Bengal; Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday mourned the death of an Indian national in the US.

West Bengal: Madrasa students block roads, clash with police

Kolkata/Murshidabad, Feb 20 (IBNS): Madrasa students and West Bengal Police clashed in West Bengal's Murshidabad district on Monday following a road blockade by the students, according to reports.

West Bengal: TMC govt to introduce new bill for wetlands conservation

Kolkata, Feb 17 (IBNS): The West Bengal government is set to bring in a new bill for the conservation of Kolkata's wetlands, which formed a natural waste management system unique in the world, on the eastern fringes of the capital city, an official release stated.

West Bengal: 2 kids hurt in crude bomb explosion

Kolkata, Feb 16 (IBNS): Two children were seriously injured as a crude bomb suddenly went off at Kirtankhola area under Kultoli Police Station limits in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Thursday morning, reports said.

West Bengal: Threat posters trigger panic in Jalpaiguri

Kolkata/Jalpaiguri, Feb 15 (IBNS): Few warning posters, put up by unknown persons, have triggered scare among the locals in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal since last week, reports said.

2 killed, several hurt in West Bengal bus mishap

Kolkata, Feb 12 (IBNS): At least two persons were killed and over 40 people were seriously injured when a luxury bus fell into a roadside ditch near Koipukur area under Amdanga Police Station limits in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district on Sunday morning, reports said.

Bengal govt. presents state budget 2017-18, sets up funds for farmers, labours affected by demonetisation

Kolkata, Feb 10 (IBNS): West Bengal Finance Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Friday presented state budget for 2017-18 financial year in an opposition-free session at state assembly, assuring to provide financial supports to the labours and farmers, hit by Centre's demonetisation move.

West Bengal: Udayan Das sent to 8-day police custody

Kolkata/Bankura, Feb 7 (IBNS):Udayan Das, who is accused of killing and burying his parents and girlfriend, was produced in a local court in West Bengal's Bankura district on Tuesday and sent to police custody for eight days, reports said.

Minor allegedly raped, killed near Kolkata: Local youth held

Kolkata, Feb 7 (IBNS): A day after a nearly 15-year-old school-student was allegedly raped and killed inside her bedroom at Lenin Nagar area under Sonarpur Police Station limits in Kolkata's neighbouring South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, police on Tuesday arrested a local youth in connection with the case, reports said.

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.

Kolkata: Top Naxalite leader Ranjit Pal surrenders to police

Kolkata, Jan 25 (IBNS): A senior Maoist leader of West Bengal, Ranit Pal, and his wife Jharna Giri alias Anita on Wednesday surrendered to the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police, according to reports.

West Bengal: 3 killed by mob in an week over social media hoax, police to take strict action

Kolkata, Jan 23 (IBNS): After at least three persons were beaten to death by mob over a social media hoax in West Bengal, the state police officials on Monday asserted to take strict action against the persons, involved in spreading the rumor on social networking sites.

5 killed in West Bengal bus mishap

Kolkata/Birbhum, Jan 22 (IBNS): At least five persons, including three women, were killed and several others were injured when a private bus lost its control and fell into a roadside canal at Ilambazar in West Bengal's Birbhum district in the wee hours of Sunday, reports said.