Side Stories

Passengers Block Train For Dirty Train Compartments

Ranaghat, Aug. 5: Daily passengers in Ranaghat today stopped a Sealdaha bound down Ranaghat local to depart protesting dirty compartments of the train. The passengers alleged that the compartments of the 31620-down Ranaghat local that departs for Sealdah at 8.35 in the morning used to remain filled with heaps of…



Hindu Outfit Organised Protest Rally Condemning Attacks

Krishnanagar, July 31: Members of Nadia Jilla Manabadhikar Raksha Manch today submitted a deputation to the district magistrate of Nadia condemning the recent alleged barbaric attack on innocent members of Hindu community during the Gurupujan festival by a group of miscreants in Pathankhali-Battoli village in Gosaba of South 24pargana district….


Nakashipara Police Felicitated Sprinter Debashree

NfN NETWORK July 26, Nakashipara: Nakashipara police today felicitated Indian sprint star Debashree Majumder at her home. She was handed over a bouquet of flowers by officer in charge of Nakashipara police station Mukul Miyan. A resident of Toibichara village near Bethuadahari, Debashree is a specialist sprinter in 4×400 meter…


EMU Coach Derailed Near Gede Station, None Hurt

NfN NETWORK Gede, July 25: A coach of Gede bound UP EMU local was derailed while changing the track on its way to the terminal station this morning. Eastern Railway sources said that the fourth coach of the 31913 Sealdah-Gede local got derailed near point No.53 a little away from…


Big Gangetic Tortoise Trapped In Fishing Net, Rescued

This gangetic tortoise, weighs over 30kg, a type of nile-soft shell tortoise was trapped in the fishing of Saiful Mondal on Saturday afternoon while he was fishing in his boat on the river Jalangi in Gopinathpur area of Tehatta in Nadia. Saiful, a resident of Nawda of Murshidabad sought help…


Police Stopped Locket To Enter Trouble-Hit Nakashipara Village

NfN NETWORK Bethuadahari, July 17: A delegation of BJP led by party’s women wing leader Locket Chatterjee today denied entry to trouble torn Sashthitala village in Nakashipara by Nadia police. The actor turned leader who has a scheduled public meeting today in Bethuadahari town was stopped at the Netaji statue…


4 Boys Injured As Bombs Kept Inside Pigeon Case Exploded

NfN NETWORK Chapra, July 16: A frantic search for pigeon met with fatal end for four boys when they were critically injured as bomb kept inside a cage went off in Tentulberia village of Chapra on Sunday evening. Mustafa Sheik (13), Muqbul, Hobittal Sheikh and Sahib Sheikh all aged 9…


Woman With Paramour Killed Son

Chapra, July 15: Police have today arrested a 48 year old woman from Doiyerbazaar area of Chapra for conspiring to kill her son as he was vocal against her illicit affair with a man in the village. Police have also arrested accused woman Koushallya Biswas, her paramour Sankar Ghosh and…


KU Organised Walk For Peace And Harmony

Nearly one thousand students, teachers and non teaching staff of Kalyani University today walked in a rally to propagate the message of peace, harmony and love while condemning the recent violence that hit parts of North 24parganas district. The 4km walk was flagged off by vice chancellor professor Sankar Kumar…