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IISER-K Suicide: Left Intellectuals Demand Proper Probe

NfN NETWORK Kalyani, May 15: A team of leftist intellectuals today marched to the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata campus and submitted a deputation demanding an independent and proper inquiry into the alleged suicide of Institute ‘s second year student Sagar Mandal. A large section of residents from…


Ferry Operators Yet To Take Lesson From Kalna Boat Capsize

NfN NETWORK Santipur, May 15: A boat capsized in Kalna ghat of Burdwan in the river Hooghly last year that claimed 21 lives still appears to be not enough for Nadia and Burdwan administration to be stern enough to force the ferry operators for adopting precautionary measures. A number precautionary security measures were…


Ujjwal Biswas Sworn In As Minister Of Correctional Services

NfN NETWORK Kolkata, May 15: Nadia district Trinamul Congress president Ujjwal Biswas today inducted as a new minister to Mamata Banerjee’s cabinet along with party MLA Chandrima Bhattacharyay. Both the MLAs were sworn in today by Governor Kesharinath Tripathy at a small programme held in Raj Bhawan in morning. Biswas has been assigned the charges…


Some Nadia Trinamul Leaders Using Party For Personal Gain: Partha

NfN NETWORK Ranaghat, May 14: Secretary General of Trinamul Congress Partha Chatterjee today said that the part workers who have been siphoning money exploiting their association with the party would soon be shown the door. Speaking at a workshop organized for party workers at the Panchayat level in Ranaghat , education minister…


IISER-K Set To Upgrade Internal Counselling System

NfN NETWORK Mohonpur (Nadia), May 14: The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) authorities have decided to review its basic ‘internal counselling systems’ and to upgrade it soon to make the institute more “students’ friendly”. With an aim to access the state of mind of the students, the internal committees of…


Hanshkhali Acid Attack Convict Gets Life Imprisonment Till Death

NfN NETWORK Krishnanagar, May 11: An additional district and sessions court in Krishnanagar today awarded life imprisonment till death to one Iman Ali Sheikh (35), a mason, for killing a 17 year old girl by throwing acid while she was sleeping in her home in Nadia’s Hanshkhali last year. Additional…


Kalyani Jaymala Hospital Accused Of Newborn Swapping

NfN NETWORK Kalyani, May 10: A young woman from North 24Pargana’s Naihati, who delivered a male child on May 5 at Kalyani based Jaymala hospital, has accused the  hospital authority of swapping her male child with a female baby apparently born on the same day at the hospital. Even though the…


Shocked By IISER Student’s Suicide Class 12 Boy Ends Life

NfN NETWORK Haringhata, May 9: Seven days after IISER-Kolkata student Sagar Mandal allegedly committed suicide, a boy from his native village Fetehpur-Saupara in Nadia’s Haringhata ended his life being failed to bear the shock of his sudden demise whom the boy considered as his “role model”. Soumitra Dhali, 17, a…


Chakdaha’s Jhulan Goswami Becomes Highest Wicket Taker In Women’s Cricket

NfN NETWORK Ace bowler and former skipper of Indian women’s cricket team Jhulan Goswami today became the highest wicket taker in Women’s one day international surpassing Australia’s Cathryn Fitzpatrick’s ten year’s record. With today’s the three wicket haul against South Africa in the ongoing women’s quadrangular series, the dusky Chakdaha…


Spurious Ghee Making Unit Unearthed In Phulia

NfN NETWORK Santipur, May 7: The police raided Buinchya village in Phulia last night and unearthed a workshop of manufacturing spurious ghee. Police have arrested owner of the workshop and his wife, who have been allegedly manufacturing ghee and supplying in Kolkata and other areas in low prices. Accused Parthapratim…