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Man abducts wife from in-laws’ house

A man accompanied by an armed gang allegedly abducted his wife from his in-laws’ house for the second time and left his wife’s parents injured for their resistance at Jagaddal in North 24 Parganas ear

Separatist outfit chief captured in West Bengal

Within two weeks of giving the police the slip, elusive Kamtapur Liberation Organisation boss Malkhan Singh, alias Madhab Mondal, was arrested early on Sunday in Malda ahead of the Lok Sabha polls.

Top KLO man held in Bengal

Within two weeks after giving slip to policemen, the elusive top gun of separatist outfit Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO), Malkhan Singh, alias Madhab Mondal, was arrested early Sunday by the p

Modi attacks UPA’s ‘black magic’

BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi, retaliating over Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s “magician” barb, said Thursday the country was “scared” of the “black magic” it had seen in 10 years of UPA rule.

Poll officials attacked in Malda, EC seeks report

Trinamul Congress workers attacked Election Commission officials when they tried to stop “an unauthorised bike rally” at Manikchowk of Malda district. The EC has banned bike processions.

‘Mamata paribartan spurious’

Tearing into West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday said that she has brought a spurious paribartan in the state.

Mamata forced to give in as EC firm on transfer

Buckling under the Election Commission’s relentless pressure, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday evening accepted its directives transferring several state officials.

Mamata threat to defy EC on shifting officers


Incensed by its order transferring five superintendents of police and a district magistrate, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday virtually declared war on the Election Commission.

Mamata: EC official linked to land scam

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, making a rather sensational charge against deputy election commissioner Vinod Zutshi, alleged: “There was a non-bailable warrant of arrest against Zutshi for a 100-acre

Court takes cognisance of victim suicide

A day after it was reported that a rape victim committed suicide after not getting justice from a kangaroo court in Malda, the Calcutta high court took cognisance of the incident and ordered the admin

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.