The number of Muslims slightly outnumber the Hindus in Malda, which has historically been a den of the Congress, largely because of the late Ghani Khan Choudhary
West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Baishnabnagar profile: BJP's Swadhin Kumar Sarkar won seat in 2016
The Baishnabnagar Assembly constituency lies in the Malda district of West Bengal and is a part of the Maldaha Dakshin Lok Sabha constituency
West Bengal Assembly Election: Abbas Siddiqui's ISF seals deal with Left in 30 seats, talks on with Congress
According to sources in Congress, the ISF has demanded a few seats in Malda and Murshidabad that the Congress won in the 2016 Assembly polls
West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Malatipur profile: Congress' Alberuni Zulkarnain won seat in 2016
In 2011, Revolutionary Socialist Party's (RSP) Abdur Rahim Boxi defeated Independent candidate Al-Beruni by a margin of 6,701 votes
While Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina has chased a large section of Islamists out, Mamata Banerjee’s Bengal government has created a welcoming gateway for the radicals into her state.
Eastern Railway claims it suffered loss of Rs 84 crore in violence related to anti-CAA, NRC protests in West Bengal
Eastern Railway said it suffered brunt of the protests with losses amounting to Rs 72.2 crore, with the maximum being in the Sealdah division
Woman's charred body found in West Bengal's Malda district; probe launched as police suspects rape, murder
In a rerun of the Hyderabad veterinary doctor's murder, a young woman's charred body was found in a mango orchard in West Bengal's Malda district on Thursday, raising suspicion that she was raped and killed, a senior police officer said
2.5 lakh people in Bengal's Malda affected due to incessant rains; Ganga, Fulhar flowing above danger mark, says official
The low-lying areas in all the blocks of the district have been inundated and a large number of mud houses have collapsed
Three labourers, including a couple, were killed in a lightning stikes in Haryana's Charkhi Dadri district on Saturday, according to reports.
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.
West Bengal lynching: Main accused arrested in Jharkhand; Opposition targets BJP, TMC over communal politics
The victim, Sanaul Sheikh, was assaulted allegedly by some locals at Baishnabnagar Bazar in Malda district of West Bengal on 26 June after he was found stealing a bike.
One more person has been arrested in connection with the alleged lynching of a 20-year-old man in West Bengal's Malda district, taking the total number of those taken into custody in the case to three, a senior police officer said on Wednesday.
West Bengal school directs boys and girls to be present only on alternate days in bid to check incidents of harassment
In a bid to check incidents of harassment, a government-run school in West Bengal's Malda district has come up with a directive to allow boys and girls to be present only on alternate days in a week.
CPM, Congress stage walkout from West Bengal Assembly over 'cut money scam', demand inquiry into case
The MLAs of Congress and CPM staged a walkout from the West Bengal assembly protesting against the ongoing 'cut money scam' and demanded an inquiry into the incident.
Post-poll violence continues in West Bengal as mutilated body of BJP worker found in Malda; state unit blames TMC 'goons'
The mutilated body of Anil Singh, a BJP worker was found in Malda, West Bengal, within the English Bazar police station limits.
Mamata Banerjee revamps TMC organisational structure after BJP's gains in Bengal, strips nephew Abhishek of districts
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee also indicated that she will deal strictly with government officers who neglected the projects of the people.
Malda in West Bengal was near synonymous with the name of Abu Barkat Ataur Ghani Khan Choudhury aka ‘Barkatda’
Child marriage rampant in West Bengal's Malda, but parties believe addressing social evil would be political suicide
Despite the high prevalence of child marriage in West Bengal's Malda district, very few police cases get reported, and the rate of conviction is even more abysmal.
Mausam Noor joins TMC: Congress says Mamata Banerjee wants to finish it in West Bengal, pave way for BJP
Shocked over party MP Mausam Noor joining the Trinamool Congress, the Congress on Monday accused Mamata Banerjee's party of trying to finish it off and paving the way for the "communal" BJP in the state. Noor, the niece of the late Congress stalwart ABA Ghani Khan Chowdhury, is a two-time Congress MP from Malda (North).
Uproot Mamata Banerjee govt from West Bengal the way Ravana was removed from Lanka: Amit Shah at Malda rally
Amit Shah started BJP’s campaign for Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal’s Malda, urging people to uproot the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government