Saturday, Aug 20, 2022 | Last Update : 11:56 AM IST

basirhat violence

Dare women to survive in WB without being raped: BJP MP

Commenting further on the West Bengal violence, Ganguly said democracy has died in the state.

14 Jul 2017 4:53 PM

GJM stir: Centre discusses Darjeeling situation with WB govt

Senior officials of the Home Ministry, WB police, central paramilitary forces reviewed steps taken to restore normalcy in Darjeeling.

10 Jul 2017 9:29 PM

Communal tension in U'khand after minor uploads offensive Facebook post on Kedarnath

Additional forces have been deployed in Satpuli town to prevent the situation from worsening, police said. 

09 Jul 2017 6:39 PM

West Bengal on verge of becoming another Kashmir, people no more safe: BJP

Violent clashes erupted in the Basirhat area of the district after a Class X student updated a controversial picture on Facebook.

09 Jul 2017 5:18 PM

Respond like Hindus reacted in 2002 Gujarat riots: BJP MLA to community

By mentioning Gujarat riots, BJP leader is trying to claim that Modi govt's persecution in Gujarat was justified, Congress said.

09 Jul 2017 2:48 PM


Darjeeling crisis: Army called as violence rises

The ruling Trinamul Congress has accused the BJP of instigating violence in both Darjeeling and Basirhat. 

09 Jul 2017 1:24 AM

West Bengal pays price as Didi plays Muslim card

Mobs spread out, burnt down buildings, damaged public property and targeted Hindu houses.

09 Jul 2017 12:18 AM

Basirhat violence: Home Ministry refutes Mamata's 'uncooperative Centre' remarks

According to the sources, the Centre had already sent 11 companies of personnel to Darjeeling to quell the unrest.

08 Jul 2017 6:57 PM

Centre responsible for Basirhat riot, wants to impose Prez rule: WB CM

Mamata said there would demand for a judicial enquiry into the violence that occurred over a Facebook post.

08 Jul 2017 4:17 PM

WB: 3 BJP MPs detained on way to riot-hit Basirhat

On Friday, the BJP, Left and the Congress delegations were prevented from visiting riot-hit areas in Basirhat by the police.

08 Jul 2017 3:07 PM


WB: Ex-judges dub Basirhat violence TMC conspiracy in letter to Rajnath

Earlier on Friday, TMC MLA Deependu Biswas was removed as the in-charge of the Basirhat area.

07 Jul 2017 9:29 PM

WB: Fresh clash in Basirhat after 1 dies; Amit Shah constitutes panel, seeks report

Communal clash broke out in Basirhat in North 24 Parganas over an 'objectionable' post on Facebook.

06 Jul 2017 2:28 PM