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Weeks after MP was granted bail, West Bengal CID questions BJP's Jagannath Sarkar in connection with TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas' murder
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Weeks after MP was granted bail, West Bengal CID questions BJP's Jagannath Sarkar in connection with TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas' murder

The West Bengal CID grilled BJP Lok Sabha MP from Ranaghat constituency Jagannath Sarkar in connection with its ongoing investigation into the killing of Trinamool Congress MLA Satyajit Biswas

West Bengal Assembly by-election 2019: BJP candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar beaten up by TMC workers while entering polling booth
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West Bengal Assembly by-election 2019: BJP candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar beaten up by TMC workers while entering polling booth

Senior BJP leader and party's candidate for Karimpur Assembly bypoll Jay Prakash Majumdar was on Monday allegedly beaten up by TMC activists at Phipulkhola area of Nadia district when he was entering a polling booth

CPM to hold meeting with Bengal’s Congress leadership to discuss joint movement for 25 Nov bypolls in state
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CPM to hold meeting with Bengal’s Congress leadership to discuss joint movement for 25 Nov bypolls in state

According to sources in Left Front, it was decided that a meeting would be held with Congress leadership where several aspects of joint movement, a common minimum programme and modalities of joint announcement of candidates for 25 November bypolls will be held

Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Congress alliance with CPM for 2021 Assembly polls in West Bengal
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Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Congress alliance with CPM for 2021 Assembly polls in West Bengal

Both the parties performed poorly with the Congress winning just two seats, while the Left Front failing to open its account

2014 Burdwan blast case: NIA arrests Jahirul Sheikh, top militant of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, in Indore
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2014 Burdwan blast case: NIA arrests Jahirul Sheikh, top militant of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, in Indore

The Burdwan case is related to the large scale conspiracy by the JMB to radicalize, recruit and provide training in arms and explosives to its members in India.

CPM, Congress stage walkout from West Bengal Assembly over 'cut money scam', demand inquiry into case
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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.

TMC, BJP spar over MLA Satyajit Biswas' murder; Mukul Roy calls being named in FIR 'political conspiracy'
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TMC, BJP spar over MLA Satyajit Biswas' murder; Mukul Roy calls being named in FIR 'political conspiracy'

Satyajit Biswas, who represented Krishnaganj constituency in the Assembly, was shot from a point-blank range by unidentified assailants on Saturday evening inside a Saraswati puja marquee at Phoolbari area

TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas murdered: BJP leader Mukul Roy, four others booked; West Bengal Police arrest two suspects
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TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas murdered: BJP leader Mukul Roy, four others booked; West Bengal Police arrest two suspects

Satyajit Biswas, a Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA from Krishnaganj in West Bengal's Nadia district, was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Saturday night.

TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas shot dead by unidentified assailants in West Bengal's Nadia; police launch probe
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TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas shot dead by unidentified assailants in West Bengal's Nadia; police launch probe

Satyajit Biswas — Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA from Krishnaganj in West Bengal's Nadia district — was shot dead by unidentified assailants.

Factory worker arrested for raping 14-year-old neighbour in West Bengal's Nadia district
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Factory worker arrested for raping 14-year-old neighbour in West Bengal's Nadia district

A 40-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his minor neighbour at Nadia district of West Bengal, a police officer said.

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

West Bengal panchayat polls: To take on mighty Trinamool, CPM-BJP bury hatchet for electoral alliance in Nadia
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West Bengal panchayat polls: To take on mighty Trinamool, CPM-BJP bury hatchet for electoral alliance in Nadia

Arch-rivals BJP and the CPM have joined hands at the grassroot level in Nadia district to defeat the Trinamool Congress in the upcoming panchayat polls in West Bengal.

West Bengal dengue outbreak: PILs demand compensation for kin of deceased, declare disease an epidemic
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West Bengal dengue outbreak: PILs demand compensation for kin of deceased, declare disease an epidemic

Those who filed PILs on the dengue menace in West Bengal prayed for compensation to the kin of those who died of the vector-borne disease and that it be declared an epidemic in the state

Over 115 people suffer food poisoning in West Bengal's Nadia, after eating contaminated 'prasad'
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Over 115 people suffer food poisoning in West Bengal's Nadia, after eating contaminated 'prasad'

Altogether 115 people were taken ill after eating prasad of a puja at a house in Nakashipara block in Nadia district of West Bengal, officials said on Saturday

West Bengal: Trinamool Congress leader shot dead in Nadia district, party alleges BJP involvement
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West Bengal: Trinamool Congress leader shot dead in Nadia district, party alleges BJP involvement

An All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader was allegedly shot dead by a group of assailants inside the party office in West Bengal's Nadia district, police said on Monday.

West Bengal: Brother dies trying to save sisters from eve-teasers
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West Bengal: Brother dies trying to save sisters from eve-teasers

A 36-year-old man died and his two sisters were injured after falling from a two-wheeler which was allegedly being chased by a group of eve-teasers in Nadia district pf West Bengal.

India's first transgender college principal resigns citing 'non-cooperation' from staff
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India's first transgender college principal resigns citing 'non-cooperation' from staff

India's first transgender college principal Manabi Bandopadhyay has submitted her resignation after about one-and-a-half years in office, expressing frustration at "non-cooperation" of a section of teachers and students of her institution.

West Bengal polls live: Violence mars elections as Babul Supriyo heckled in Kolkata
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West Bengal polls live: Violence mars elections as Babul Supriyo heckled in Kolkata

People lined up outside the polling booths, as voting began at 7 am for the third phase of West Bengal Assembly polls involving 62 seats

TMC pursues votebank politics in Hyderabad but doesn't help Nadia, Malda victims: Smriti Irani slams Mamata Banerjee
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TMC pursues votebank politics in Hyderabad but doesn't help Nadia, Malda victims: Smriti Irani slams Mamata Banerjee

Addressing a public meeting, Smriti Irani questioned why Trinamool leaders did not visit Nadia after Dalit women were raped there in 2015.

Main accused in the Bengal nun gangrape case arrested
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Main accused in the Bengal nun gangrape case arrested

A 28-year-old Bangladeshi, one of the main accused in the sexual assault of a septuagenarian nun at a Ranaghat convent school, has been arrested.