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Researcher from Sudan Died Of Heart Attack at BCKV

Kalyani, June 10: An Assistant Professor from Sudan who was doing a research work at Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswabidyalay (BCKV) in Nadia’s Mohanpur died on Sunday afternoon after he suffered cardiac arrest at his hostel room. Some fellow researchers took him to Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Kalyani where he succumbed…


Ice Candy Seller Killed For Eve Teasing Protest

Krishnanagar, June 6: A 23-year-old man died of his injuries on the way when being transferred to a Ranaghat based private hospital from Saktinagar district hospital in Krishnagar on Tuesday night after he was battered with iron rods and metal punchers or taking on a group of eve-teasers at a religious…


Fear Of Snakes Suspends Agriculture In Chakdah Village

Chakdah: Around fifty families in Sutro-Mathpara village of Nadia’s Chakdah have stopped cultivation in 16 acres land for about past two years due to fear of snake bite. The sprawling multi-crop land has been left desolate after 15 farm laborers were bitten by snake in 2016 and five of them…


Businessman Gets Threat Letter With Bullet Inside

Karimpur, June 3: Police have started investigation on a complaint by a businessman who allegedly received an extortion letter on Saturday night with a bullet enclosed inside the envelope threatening to kill his 15 year old Madhyamik examinee son unless he paid the money. The fictitious writer of the letter…


Prime Minister Narendra Modi Lauds ISKCON

Mayapur, May 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) authorities in Mayapur on the 30th anniversary of the organisation’s registration in Russia. In a communication issued this week, the ISKCON authorities have expressed pleasure and thanked the Prime Minister acknowledging his congratulatory message. The ISKCON authorities have…


Australian Tarantula Found In Kaliganj

Kaliganj, May 28:A 2.5 inch long spider found at Gobindapur village in Nadia’s Kaliganj on Monday morning. Kalu Seikh, a local resident caught the spider when he was cleaning jungles at his home. He said, the giant spider was hidden inside roots of some wild plants, which came outside when…


BJP Leader Shot Dead At Home In Santipur

Santipur, May 24: A BJP leader was shot dead at his home in Methirdanagar village of Haripur area of Santipur late on Wednesday night because he refused to join Trinamul Congress as instructed by some local Trinamul activists. The bizarre incident occurred when the leader was preparing for the night’s…


Sale Of Meat Based Food Items Banned In Krishnanagar

Krishnanagar, May 23: Krishnanagar Municipality authorities on Wednesday announced a temporary ban on sale of meat based cooked food items, particularly biriyani in the town for indefinite period as during an inspection it’s officials found that rotten meats were preserved in freezers of several eateries and restaurants for preparing different…


ST Woman Elected On Trinamul Ticket To Head BJP’s Board

Tehatta, May 23: BJP will not be able to have its own ‘Pradhan’ in a gram panchayat body in Nadia’s Tehatta-I block despite the party got a clear majority in it. The bitter truth which the party has to swallow is that their board will be headed by a woman…


Independent Candidate Won Where Youth Seen Stamping Ballots During Counting

Majhdia, May 18: Independent candidate of Nadia’s Shibniwas gram panchayat Niladri Sukul was announced winner late on Thursday evening as the counting process was temporarily stalled by the state election commission following a group of Trinamul activists had created pandemonium allegedly raiding a counting centre at Majhdia forced out the polling…