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Friends Renovate Home For Elderly Woman In Santipur

Santipur, Aug. 13: Two friends from Nadia’s Santipur responding to a facebook post have reconstructed a dilapidated residence of an eighty-five-year-old woman and rehabilitated her there on Sunday. For ailing Saraswati Guin of Santipur Rajputpara, it was sort of ‘Griha Prabesh’ as she entered her new looking home holding hands…


Woman Stabbed Inside Sealdah Bound Train In Kalyani, Critical

Kalyani, Aug. 8: A young nurse was critically injured when a youth allegedly stabbed her indiscriminately for at least 18 times inside a compartment of a Sealdah bound local train on Thursday evening at Kalyani station when she protested against his traveling in the ladies compartment. The incident that once…


Lady Postal Officer Drowns During Swimming Lessons In Krishnanagar Pool

Krishnanagar, Aug. 6: Ananya Das Mandal (30), a lady officer of the Postal department drowned in a swimming pool, run by the Nadia administration, almost unnoticed during a practice session on Tuesday evening in Krishnanagar town. The incident occurred at about 7 pm, a little after the deceased, wife of…


Meal For Expectant Mothers At ICDS Centre Only For Photo Op, Not To Eat

Santipur, July 28: Nearly a dozen expectant mothers were allegedly asked to pose for photographs before a nutritious platter before being asked to leave with a packet of ‘Dim-Bhat’ (Egg-Rice) during an awareness programme on nutrition for mothers and children organised by the West Bengal Government at an ICDS centre…


Feast For Street Dogs To Celebrate Pet’s Birthday

Ranaghat, Jan. 17: A 45 year old homemaker in Nadia’s Ranaghat gave a special treat to her neighbors and to about 200 street dogs in the town to celebrate the 5th anniversary of her pet Pusu on Wednesday night. While she welcomed the neighbors with snacks and coffee at home, her real “guests”,…


Villagers Helped Elderly Woman To Get Home Reconstructed

Santipur, Jan. 15: Local residents in Nadia’s Santipur rehabilitated an eighty year old woman on Tuesday renovating her dilapidated two room house that became uninhabitable and dangerous. They handed over the key to Jyotsna Sen of KC Das road in Santipur and also arranged a “griha probesh”, to mark the entry…


Jackal Attacks Villagers, One Critial

Hogolberia, Dec. 10: Panic gripped local residents in Harekrishnapur village in Nadia’s Hogolberia after a jackal had attacked at least seven persons, injuring an elderly woman critically, in two separate incidents that occurred during the early hours of Monday morning. While five persons were released after primary treatment, two others…



Homemaker Held For Manufacturing Fake Dabur Tooth-Powder

Birnagar, March 13: A team of Nadia police on Monday night conducted a raid at a house in Sarajit Pally of Birnagar town and seized a cache of fake “Danta Manjan” (tooth powder) of a ayurvedic giant Dabur along with the raw materials. Police have also arrested a young homemaker,…


BSF Suspends Constable For Maitree Express Molest Slur

Gede, Jan. 23: The Border Security Force today suspended the constable accused by husband of a Bangladeshi woman for molesting her on board in Dhaka bound Maitree Express on Monday morning. The BSF authorities in a media statement said that accused constable identified as Veeranna Bhavi attached to Battalion 99…