Jan 3, 2013
Indian congressman beaten by villagers after 'creeping into a woman's home at 2am and raping her'
Pictures have emerged of a leading Indian politician being beaten by villagers after allegedly raping a woman in her home at 2am.
Jan 3, 2013
Authorities charge 5 in New Delhi gang rape
In this image taken from video obtained from Network 1 News and Information Syndicate , which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Bikram Singh Brahma, center, a leader of India's ruling Congress party, is slapped by a woman in the village of Santipur, India, on Thursday, Jan.
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Mi, Paani ani Savalya
To be showcased at the Santipur Natya Mela in West Bengal, Marathi play Mi, Paani ani Savalya takes a look at different shades of water since human evolution For Pune theatre artiste Shrikant Bhide, it was a trip to Cairo, Egypt, in 2010 that gave birth to the idea of the play that he finally wrote around 15 days ago.
Bengal: Train dashes with truck; no casualty
Kolkata, Jan 19 : There was slight side-dash between a truck and Sealdah-Santipur local on Ranaghat-Santipur section of Eastern Railway's Sealdah Division on Thursday.
The three districts that go to the polls on Saturday - Murshidabad, Nadia and Birbhum - together account for eight rebel Congress candidates contesting against Trinamul Congress nominees.