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Protesters block highway, torch vehicles in Bengal's North Dinajpur over rape, murder of teenage girl
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Protesters block highway, torch vehicles in Bengal's North Dinajpur over rape, murder of teenage girl

The girl was allegedly abducted after she went out to answer nature's call on Sunday morning and was found dead hours later.

West Bengal BJP MLA Debendra Nath Ray found hanging in his home in North Dinajpur district
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West Bengal BJP MLA Debendra Nath Ray found hanging in his home in North Dinajpur district

The BJP MLA had contested and won the Hemtabad assembly segment on a CPM ticket but had switched over to the BJP last year after the Lok Sabha polls.

Anti-CAA protests in Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee to conduct rally in Esplanade, Left parties to march from Ramlila Maidan to Lady Brabourne College
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Anti-CAA protests in Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee to conduct rally in Esplanade, Left parties to march from Ramlila Maidan to Lady Brabourne College

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday is to conduct a protest rally in Esplanade area in the heart of Kolkata and Left parties are also scheduled to hold a protest march against the new citizenship law from Ramlila Maidan to Lady Brabourne College in the city

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

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

Denied permission to land chopper, Yogi Adityanath heads to Purulia rally venue on road; suspected TMC workers block route to event
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Denied permission to land chopper, Yogi Adityanath heads to Purulia rally venue on road; suspected TMC workers block route to event

In a bid to hamper Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's rally in West Bengal's Purulia, Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers on Tuesday blocked the road to the district and raised slogans against him and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Denied permission for helicopter landing, Yogi Adityanath to travel by road from Jharkhand to address rally in West Bengal’s Purulia
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Denied permission for helicopter landing, Yogi Adityanath to travel by road from Jharkhand to address rally in West Bengal’s Purulia

With no permission to land his chopper in West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath will land in Jharkhand’s Bokaro and then travel to Purulia by road

West Bengal bandh: 1,600 arrested during 12-hr BJP-led shutdown; saffron party workers clashed with TMC activists in North Dinajpur district
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West Bengal bandh: 1,600 arrested during 12-hr BJP-led shutdown; saffron party workers clashed with TMC activists in North Dinajpur district

Scattered incidents of violence, including torching of buses and clashes were witnessed across West Bengal on Wednesday and 1,600 people were arrested during the 12-hour bandh called by the BJP to protest the death of two students in North Dinajpur district.

West Bengal Bandh updates: Fresh violence breaks out in Islampur, where two students were killed; police fires teargas shells
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West Bengal Bandh updates: Fresh violence breaks out in Islampur, where two students were killed; police fires teargas shells

West Bengal Bandh LIVE updates: Fresh violence broke out in Islampur, where two students were killed in alleged police firing. Reports said that protesters torched a bus and clashed with the police, following which the police fired teargas shells.

West Bengal Police arrests BJP leader in North Dinajpur for 'provocative' comments against security forces
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West Bengal Police arrests BJP leader in North Dinajpur for 'provocative' comments against security forces

The BJP leader Shankar Chakraborty, while addressing villagers earlier on Sunday, asked them to take action against security forces in North Dinajpur, where two students died in a clash with police over teachers' recruitment in a high school

West Bengal: One killed, 14 injured as locals clash with police in North Dinajpur
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West Bengal: One killed, 14 injured as locals clash with police in North Dinajpur

One person was killed and 14 others were injured when a mob clashed with the police over entry of newly-appointed Urdu teachers in a school in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Thursday, police said.

Class 4 teacher rapes two girls in West Bengal school classroom; police on lookout for absconding accused
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Class 4 teacher rapes two girls in West Bengal school classroom; police on lookout for absconding accused

Two Class IV students were allegedly raped by a teacher in a classroom for four consecutive days after school hours in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district

West Bengal 'deadliest' state for cow-related violence in 2017; five deaths reported so far
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West Bengal 'deadliest' state for cow-related violence in 2017; five deaths reported so far

West Bengal's count of bovine-related killings has risen to five persons this year, making it the deadliest state for bovine-related violence in 2017 till date

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

West Bengal floods: Mamata Banerjee visits Malda, assures relief to victims
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West Bengal floods: Mamata Banerjee visits Malda, assures relief to victims

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday visited Malda district where flood fury continued amid over 50 deaths in the state since 21 July.

Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee says she will never support division of West Bengal
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Gorkhaland agitation: Mamata Banerjee says she will never support division of West Bengal

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said she will never support the division of the state and urged all political parties in the hills to restore peace and normal life in Darjeeling, where the indefinite shutdown entered its 48th day.

India death toll rises to 72, as West Bengal jolted by fresh tremors
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India death toll rises to 72, as West Bengal jolted by fresh tremors

A fresh tremor of magnitude 5.1 jolted parts of West Bengal on Monday evening triggering panic even as the death toll in India from Saturday's powerful earthquake in Nepal rose to 72.

TMC leader's wife caught copying in exam, mob assaults teachers
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TMC leader's wife caught copying in exam, mob assaults teachers

Three teachers including a college principal in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district said they were on Tuesday assaulted for preventing an examinee - the wife of a Trinamool Congress leader - from copying during an exam.