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Mill owner killed by workers in Bengal, Mamata orders probe

Mill owner killed by workers in Bengal, Mamata orders probe

Kolkata, June 15 ((Cnews)) Alleging that BJP and CPI-M affiliated trade union members were involved in the killing of a jute mill owner in Hooghly district, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Sunday ordered a probe into

Three held for trafficking Bengal girl

Three held for trafficking Bengal girl

Gurgaon, July 21 ((Crime News):) Three people, including a woman, were arrested here Monday for trafficking a teenaged girl from West Bengal, police said. Govind Dass, Ranjid and Mitali were arrested from Vyapar Kendra in

CBI quizzes West Bengal governor in VVIP chopper deal

CBI quizzes West Bengal governor in VVIP chopper deal

New Delhi, June 27 ((Cnews)) The CBI Friday questioned West Bengal Governor M.K. Narayanan as a “witness” in connection with its ongoing probe into the procurement of AgustaWestland VVIP choppers for 556.262 million euros (Rs.3,726.96 crore).

Nepal issues death/missing certificate for missing Bengal mountaineer

Nepal issues death/missing certificate for missing Bengal mountaineer

...Kolkata, June 6 ((Cnews)) The Nepal government has issued a certificate declaring as “dead/missing” West Bengal mountaineer Chhanda Gayen who went traceless during an expedition on Kanchenjunga last month, her brother said Friday. “The Nepal

50 injured in clashes in Bengal over custodial death in UP

50 injured in clashes in Bengal over custodial death in UP

...pot, and senior police officers are camping at the site, the official said. Simultaneously, the police are also in touch with police in Azamgarh to pursue the demonstrators’ demand for the unconditional release of Chowdhury’s father

Bengal government responsible for mill CEO’s lynching: BJP

Bengal government responsible for mill CEO’s lynching: BJP

Kolkata, June 17 ((Cnews)) The BJP Tuesday held the West Bengal government responsible for a jute mill CEO’s lynching two days ago in Hooghly district of the state. State Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rahul

Christian couple hacked to death in Bengal’s Kalimpong

Christian couple hacked to death in Bengal’s Kalimpong

...Christian couple was hacked to death and their 12-year-old daughter’s eye gouged out by masked assailants in Kalimpong sub division of West Bengal’s Darjeeling district, police said Thursday. The incident at the Geetdubling slum in

Bengal mill CEO lynching: Minister puts onus on management

Bengal mill CEO lynching: Minister puts onus on management

Kolkata, June 21 ((Cnews)) West Bengal Labour Minister Purnendu Bose Saturday put the onus on the management of a jute mill for the lynching of the mill’s CEO by agitating workers. Bose Saturday visited the

Man with gold worth Rs.54 lakh held in Bengal

Man with gold worth Rs.54 lakh held in Bengal

Kolkata, June 23 ((Cnews)) An Indian national carrying nearly two kilograms of gold worth Rs.54 lakh was nabbed from a border outpost (BOP) in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district Monday, the Border Security Force (BSF) said.

Bengal teacher’s second autopsy done; mob blocks national highway

Bengal teacher’s second autopsy done; mob blocks national highway

Siliguri, July 23 ((Crime News):) A fresh autopsy of a West Bengal school teacher who died in judicial custody in Uttar Pradesh was conducted Wednesday, as demonstrators carrying his body blocked the national highway and fought pitched