North Bengal News

SILIGURI, 2 Aug 2017/--/Siliguri police has arrested two persons over the allegation of promising sham employment offers and cheating several people in Siliguri. Tension prevailed in Deshbandhupara of Siliguri today when the job seekers were asked money for the job they were provided. Soon the...

CHOPRA, 1 Aug 2017/--/Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is ready to sacrifice her life but will not allow division of Bengal at any cost. Addressing an administrative review meeting at Chopra under Uttar Dinajpur district Banerjee said, “Zindagi deneke liye tyaar hain....lekin hills division...

CHOPRA, 1 Aug 2017/--/The mysterious death of KLO women’s Chief Bharati Singha (Das) who also was wife of KLO chief Jibon Singha alias Timir Das has made the intelligence report failure about her hideout in Mynamar. Bharati was declared brought dead on Sunday night when her body suddenly reached...

CHOPRA, 1 Aug 2017/--/Siliguri Mayor and CPM veteran Ashok Bhattacharya have asked the state and the central governments to resolve the situation of hills with an immediate effect. Addressing the media during a press conference on Tuesday at Siliguri Bhattacharya said, “We are very worried about...

MALDA, 1 Aug 2017/--/A youth was arrested after chairman of District Primary School Council (DPSC) Ashish Kundu lodged a police complaint that his signature was forged to issue an appointment letter for teaching in a primary school at Pandua under Gazole police station yesterday. Considering the...

SILIGURI, 29 Jul 2017/--/Tension mounted in Sukna area after a Gorkhaland supporter was allegedly shot by security forces after violence erupted Saturday morning when thousands of people carried rally and tried to enter Siliguri area. Ajay Chhetri from Garidhura was seriously injured and admitted...

SILIGURI, 29 Jul 2017/--/Fface has kick started their Fifth Edition of Fface Calendar 2018, with the grand unveiling of their Logo for 2018. The grand evening was hosted by Fface Founder & Director Mr.Neil Roy at Club 82 along with Tollywood stars Subhashree Ganguly and Sohom Chakraborty. The...

SILIGURI, 28 Jul 2017/--/In a shocking incident a minor girl was allegedly raped by her own maternal cousin brother at Naxalbari. The incident happened at Station Para of Naxalbari where nine years old girl was allegedly raped several times since by her cousin Jiwan Khanal. Jiwan was today...

SILIGURI, 26 Jul 2017/--/The country’s first iconic noodle bar has expanded its wings by opening outlets across multiple markets within the sub-continent. Building on the opportunity to set its biggest stand-alone format restaurant so far, WaiWai City is all set to touch base with its roots back in...

SILIGURI, 25 Jul 2017/--/Bharatya Janata Party (BJP) West Bengal president Dilip Ghosh have asked Mamata Banerjee to furnish the proof of  her allegation about foreign hands in Morcha’s agitation. He said, “Allegation is coming everyday about foreign hands in agitations launched by Morcha in hills...

SILIGURI, 25 Jul 2017/--/Two persons were arrested on Monday night by NJP police for allegedly running prostitution in the residential area under Fulbari gram panchayat near Siliguri. Sushmita Dey and Ujjwal Roy both residents of Milanpally were arrested after a raid conducted at a house in...

MALDA, 23 Jul 2017/--/Malda medical college & hospital (MMCH), which is often hit by controversies, now has a reason to earn admiration as its team of doctors with humanitarian attitudes and professional expertise fought against all odds to bring a critical patient back from the jaws of death....

MALDA, 23 Jul 2017/--/Principal of Malda College cancels his daughter’s admission into undergraduate course with hounours in Physics after it was alleged that the admission violated merits list. Sarkar informed the DM, Malda and college’s administrator Kaushik Bhattacharya that the admission was...

SILIGURI, 23 Jul 2017/--/The office of Nepali channel ABN, based in Siliguri has been sealed by police after complaints lodged by Darjeeling district cultural and information department on Saturday night. Police raided the office at about 8:30 pm on Saturday after finding facts and information as...

SILIGURI, 23 Jul 2017/--/Veteran Social worker K B Bomzon died on Saturday night after sudden illness. He was 73 years old and residing at Lohagarh Tea Garden under Mirik block. His son Ratan Bomzon who is former member of Upper Bagdogra Gram Panchayat and an eminent writer informed that his...

MALDA, 23 Jul 2017/--/Infuriated by the killing of a quack doctor Obaidullah Sheikh, 28, who was shot dead by some miscreants at Mosinpur village under Kaliachak police station on Saturday night, villagers torched the house of the prime accused Nijamuddin Sheikh. Later police arrested Nijamuddin....

SILIGURI, 21 Jul 2017/--/Four Yuva Morcha leaders from Mirik have started fast unto death demanding Gorkhaland. Yuva Morcha leaders Dipendra Rai, Dhan Prasad Subba, Kushal Khanal and Kanchan Chhetri started fast unto death from Friday at Mirik. Speaking to media persons leaders said that their...

MALDA, 21 Jul 2017/--/As monsoon continues in its full swing, at least two areas in Manikchak block of the district have already been hit by erosion much to the worry of the locals and the Congress MLA Mottakin Alam also. Meanwhile conflict between two gram panchayats at Bhutni islet over enjoying...

MALDA, 21 Jul 2017/--/Fresh controversy hits the University of Gour Banga (UGB) after two crucial decisions were made by the executive council (EC) in its marathon meeting on Thursday. Considering at least four allegations against the finance officer (FO) Zahir Hossain, the EC has sent him to an...

Kolkata, 21 Jul 2017/--/Siliguri Mayor and veteran CPM leader Ashok Bhattacharya has strongly condemn over the incident where three MLAs of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) were insulted and harassed by TMC MLA in Kolkata.  The incident was of July 17 when three GJM MLAs had gone to cast their votes...

SILIGURI, 21 Jul 2017/--/An INTUC leader Sompa Das along with a local person Shivnath Mondal rescued a Yellow Monitor, a lizard of endangered species category belonging to Gecko family, from Shantinagar, ward number 36, Siliguri, from the former's vacant compound on Friday afternoon. As informed...

MALDA, 21 Jul 2017/--/Excitement and grief gripped Anandamohanpur village this morning after bodies of two teenagers were found hanging in a mango orchard. The minor couple reportedly having a love-affair between them committed suicide after they were chastised by their families as written in the...

SILIGURI, 19 Jul 2017/--/Miscreants on Wednesday morning torched Bengali’s famous community hall ‘Rajeshwari Community Hall’ in Kurseong. Though allegations pointed towards GJM supporters but the party has denied any involvement into the burning of community hall. Santosh Rasaily, GJM central...

SILIGURI, 19 Jul 2017/--/A delegation of the Association for Protection of Democratic Rights (APDR) will be travelling to the hills on Thursday to investigate the gross violence and violation of human rights. The ten member team will be visiting various regions of Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Mirik....

MALDA, 19 Jul 2017/--/A gang of miscreants opened fire targeting a young worker of a brick-kiln on Bagbari embankment this morning. The injured labourer identified as Hasnat Sheikh, 19 was later rescued by locals and admitted to Malda medical college & hospital (MMCH). It has been learnt from...