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West Bengal labourers, back from Kashmir after Kulgam attack, see little option but to return to Valley to make ends meet
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West Bengal labourers, back from Kashmir after Kulgam attack, see little option but to return to Valley to make ends meet

Group hailing from West Bengal, Assam was brought back at initiative of West Bengal government after five labourers from state were gunned down in terror attack in Kulgam last month

Man dies after falling into overflowing drain in Bengal's Jalpaiguri district as incessant rains wreaks havoc
India

Man dies after falling into overflowing drain in Bengal's Jalpaiguri district as incessant rains wreaks havoc

A man died in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district after he fell into an overflowing drain, as incessant rain continued to wreak havoc.

TMC writes to Chief Election Commissioner against transfer of Coochbehar SP, calls move arbitrary, biased
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TMC writes to Chief Election Commissioner against transfer of Coochbehar SP, calls move arbitrary, biased

The TMC Tuesday transferred West Bengal's Coochbehar district Superintendent of Police (SP) Abhishek Gupta, two days ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in the area.

Lok Sabha polls: Mamata Banerjee hits out at Narendra Modi in Bengal rally, urges voters to 'throw' PM out of power, politics
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Lok Sabha polls: Mamata Banerjee hits out at Narendra Modi in Bengal rally, urges voters to 'throw' PM out of power, politics

Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment at Coochbehar district that Mamata Banerjee and the TMC of suffering from fear psychosis of Modi, Banerjee warned him not to threaten her as it will be the biggest mistake

West Bengal BJP files caveat in SC over its proposed rath yatra in state, seeks to be heard if any case is filed
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West Bengal BJP files caveat in SC over its proposed rath yatra in state, seeks to be heard if any case is filed

A division bench of the Calcutta High Court came down heavily on the West Bengal government Friday for not responding to BJP's letters, seeking permission for three rath yatra in the state.

'Who will take responsibility for potential mishap?': HC quizzes BJP over dragging West Bengal govt to court over permission for Amit Shah rally
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'Who will take responsibility for potential mishap?': HC quizzes BJP over dragging West Bengal govt to court over permission for Amit Shah rally

The West Bengal government has refused permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah's proposed 'rath yatra' from Coochbehar on grounds that it might cause communal tension, the state's advocate general informed the Calcutta High Court on Thursday.

West Bengal political violence: One killed, many injured in two-party clash in Cooch Behar
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West Bengal political violence: One killed, many injured in two-party clash in Cooch Behar

One person was killed and a number of people were injured in a clash between supporters of two political parties in CoochBehar district, police said on Monday.

West Bengal panchayat polls: SEC orders reelection in 568 booths following complaints of violence
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West Bengal panchayat polls: SEC orders reelection in 568 booths following complaints of violence

The West Bengal State Election Commission (SEC) ordered repolling in 568 booths on Wednesday following complaints of violence during the pancahayat polls

Met department forecasts cold spell in West Bengal as temperatures drop below 10 degrees Celsius
India

Met department forecasts cold spell in West Bengal as temperatures drop below 10 degrees Celsius

Icy winds walloped most areas in West Bengal intensifying the prevailing cold conditions even as the MeT office on Monday forecast similar conditions for the next few days

West Bengal floods: Situation improves in six districts; Malda still struggles to stay afloat
India

West Bengal floods: Situation improves in six districts; Malda still struggles to stay afloat

The situation in parts of the six flood-hit northern districts of West Bengal has improved as the water was receding though several areas in Malda district remained inundated.

West Bengal floods: Situation improves as govt pegs agricultural damage at Rs 6,500 crore
India

West Bengal floods: Situation improves as govt pegs agricultural damage at Rs 6,500 crore

The situation in the flood-ravaged districts of north West Bengal improved further as water receded from most of the submerged areas in the absence of major rainfall in the region, a senior official of the state disaster management department said on Wednesday.

Floods ravage Bihar as death toll jumps to 367; over 82 killed in Uttar Pradesh deluge
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Floods ravage Bihar as death toll jumps to 367; over 82 killed in Uttar Pradesh deluge

Floods in Bihar claimed 26 more lives though the situation in deluge-battered Assam; West Bengal inched closer to normal with water receding in most of the affected parts

West Bengal floods: People return to their homes as situation improves; train tracks still inundated
India

West Bengal floods: People return to their homes as situation improves; train tracks still inundated

People have started returning to their homes in the six water-ravaged districts of north Bengal, as the situation improved in the absence of major rainfall

Monsoon alert: Heavy rains likely to lash North Bengal for next 24 hours, says Met department
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Monsoon alert: Heavy rains likely to lash North Bengal for next 24 hours, says Met department

The districts of Gangetic West Bengal are likely to receive moderate thunderstorm till Tuesday, the meteorological department said.

X-ray-enabled age test to prevent teenagers getting into prostitution in West Bengal
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X-ray-enabled age test to prevent teenagers getting into prostitution in West Bengal

A sex workers' organisation is using X-Ray test as a tool to determine the age of the girls who are about to join flesh trade in West Bengal

West Bengal polls: 50,000 security personnel to guard last phase
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West Bengal polls: 50,000 security personnel to guard last phase

Prohibitory orders under section 144 CrPC will be promulgated on poll day and enforced strictly to ensure that any unlawful assembly is effectively curbed.

West Bengal polls: Parties scramble to take credit for resolving enclave issues
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West Bengal polls: Parties scramble to take credit for resolving enclave issues

With the enclave residents all set to vote for the first time since Independence, the new voters are being aggressively wooed by various political parties, who are taking credit for resolving the 68-year old border dispute.

BJP inciting statehood movements in Coochbehar and Darjeeling, claims Mamata Banerjee
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BJP inciting statehood movements in Coochbehar and Darjeeling, claims Mamata Banerjee

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the BJP of inciting the separate statehood movement in Coochbehar district.

51 Bengal enclaves to vote for the first time after officially being declared Indian territory
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51 Bengal enclaves to vote for the first time after officially being declared Indian territory

More than 9,000 persons living in 51 enclaves in Coochbehar district will exercise their franchise for the first time on 5 May.

108 people from West Bengal yet to be traced in Nepal: Mamata Banerjee
India

108 people from West Bengal yet to be traced in Nepal: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said 108 people from the state who were in Nepal on various purposes were yet to be traced and efforts were on to locate them.