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Bikaner-Guwahati Express derails in Bengal: What led to the deaths of nine passengers and a look back at other train tragedies
India

Bikaner-Guwahati Express derails in Bengal: What led to the deaths of nine passengers and a look back at other train tragedies

Officials have pegged the official tally at seven people dying and another 45 being injured. Reports state that there were 1,053 passengers on board the train at the time of the derailment.

West Bengal: Five killed, 45 injured after Guwahati-Bikaner train derails; PM takes stock of situation
India

West Bengal: Five killed, 45 injured after Guwahati-Bikaner train derails; PM takes stock of situation

TV footage showed a number of coaches lying sideways down the elevated tracks as rescue workers were seen trying to extricate the passengers

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Maynaguri profile: TMC's Ananta Deb Adhikari seeks third term
Politics

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Maynaguri profile: TMC's Ananta Deb Adhikari seeks third term

A retired teacher, Adhikari won the Maynaguri seat as a Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) candidate in 2011

Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:
Politics

Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:

The CPM has won the Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha seat thrice in last four elections. Minati Sen won the seat in 1999 and 2004 elections on a CPM ticket. Mahendra Kumar Roy won the seat in 2009 before losing to Bijoy Chandra Barman in 2014 elections.