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Arrest after minister home 'intrusion'
Madhusudan Das and Basudeb Haldar after their arrest in Balurghat on the charge of trespassing.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Trial run for Balurghat-Calcutta flight
Balurghat, Dec. 10: The South Dinajpur district administration has announced a trial run of helicopter services between Balurghat and Calcutta via Malda on December 12 with a chopper landing here around 12 noon.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
BSF seizes gold worth Rs 20 lakh
Balurghat, Dec. 6: The BSF seized 700gm of gold suspected to have been smuggled out of Bangladesh through an unfenced border stretch in South Dinajpur from two persons travelling on a bus from Hili to Balurghat yesterday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Two buses catch fire in North Dinajpur
North Dinajpur , Dec. 5 : Two buses were extensively damaged on Thursday when a fire broke out at the Raijang North Bengal State Transport Corporation workshop in West Bengal's North Dinajpur District.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Trinamool MP Kunal Ghosh sent to judicial custody - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, Nov 29: Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, arrested in the Saradha Group chit fund scam, was Friday sent to 14 days' judicial custody by a West Bengal court.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Don't leave Bengal for jobs: Mamata urges people - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, Nov 27: Asserting that her government was endeavouring to generate employment, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday urged people not to migrate to other states for jobs.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Row prompts remark retract
Governor M.K. Narayanan on Tuesday retracted his remark that students who assault teachers deserved to be beaten up themselves, a statement that had triggered controversy.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Bengal has enough stocks of salt, says minister
Kolkata, Nov 16 : With the price of salt skyrocketing after rumours of a shortage triggered panic buying of the commodity in parts of West Bengal, food and supplies minister Jyotipriya Mallick claimed here Saturday that the state has sufficient stocks of salt.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Indian Express
Now, panic buying of salt in north Bengal
After Bihar and Orissa, it's now the West Bengal where people have resorted to panic buying of salt over rumours that it would disappear from markets.