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BJP Candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar Thrashed, Kicked In Karimpur

Karimpur, Nov. 25: Bengal BJP vice president and party’s Karimpur candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar was allegedly thrashed and kicked into a roadside ditch by suspected Trinamul supporters outside of a polling station in Ghiaghata village during the assembly byelection on Monday afternoon. The incident prompted the BJP to lodge a…


Trinamul Activists Heckled Rimjhim, Rupanjana In Karimpur

Karimpur,  Nov. 20: Bengali film and television actors Rimjhim Mitra and Rupanjana Mitra were allegedly assaulted by a mob of suspected Trinamul Congress supporters in Dogachi-Tilipara market in Nadia’s Thanarpara on Tuesday evening during a campaigning programme in support of BJP’s Karimpur by-poll candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar. Some local BJP…


Kalyani University Launched Online Registration For Students

Kalyani, Nov. 13: Kalyani University authorities became the first University in the state to launch the online registration system its students on Tuesday. The University authority has also launched the online system for submission of application forms for examinations simultaneously on Tuesday. The University authorities said that to begin with,…


Mysterious Death Of Langurs In Santipur

Santipur, Oct. 31: At least four langurs were found dead and few others in dying condition in an orchard in Nadia’s Santipur on Thursday morning. The incident prompted the forest officials to conduct an autopsy to determine the reason behind the mysterious death. The carcasses were taken to a laboratory…


Saplings For Distribution Die For Negligence

Thanarpara, Oct. 29: Around 200 saplings of different plants provided by the state government for free distribution among people under its plantation drive died since the Trinamul Congress run Dhoradaha-2 gram panchayat body in Nadia’s Karimpur-2 block, to which those were given had kept them locked in a room for…



Widening Works Of NH-12 From Baro-Jagulia To Krishnanagar Begins

Krishnanagar, Oct. 24: The much-awaited widening works of 67 KM stretch of NH-12 (formerly NH-34) between Baro Jagulia and Krishnanagar began on Wednesday in Krishnagar by the National Highway authority with a stipulated time period of 30 months for completion. The work was initially awarded for the 84-Km stretch from…


ICAR Accused BCKV Of ‘Lack Of Transparency’ In Recruitment Process Of KVK Staff

Mohanpur, Sept. 28: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) authorities have asked the Vice-Chancellor of Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (BCKV) to stop the salary of six employees recruited early this month for the four Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVK) accusing him of lack of “transparency” in their recruitment process. These…


“We Learn From Mistakes”, NASA Flight Engineer Ann Devereaux Said

Mohanpur, Sept. 25: The failures make the learning experience and help to overcome the mistakes. Ann Devereaux, a spacecraft system engineer at NASA and the lead flight system engineer of its Mars 2020 mission said this on Wednesday while delivering a public lecture at the Center of Excellence in Space…


Mountaineer From Nadia Died Climbing Mount Chandrabhaga 13

Krishnanagar, Sept. 21: A Krishnagar based mountaineer had died while climbing 20551 ft high (6264 meter) Mount Chandrabhaga-13 in the West Himalayan range apparently due to respiratory trouble on Friday.  Saheb Saha (37), alias Biswarup a resident of Krishnagar Ukilpara, who was attached to Krishnanagar Nature & Adventure Lovers’ Association…