• Market Movers: Voda Idea crashes, Airtel, Piramal rally; 47 stocks flash ‘sell’ signals 17 Jan 2020 12:28 Telecom stocks created a lot of buzz throughout Friday’s session a day after the Supreme Court had dismissed top telcos’ plea for a review of its AGR order, leaving them with barely a week to pay over Rs 1.47 lakh crore. Bharti Airtel advanced over 5 per …
  • Kalpataru Power successfully commissions Alipurduar - Siliguri line 17 Jan 2020 07:43 New Delhi: Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd on Friday said that its wholly owned subsidiary has successfully connected Alipurduar-Siliguri Line with the interconnection facilities of the grid. Alipurduar Transmission Ltd (ATL) has connected the Alipurduar …
  • Kalpataru Power Transmission connects Alipurduar-Siliguri Line with the grid 17 Jan 2020 06:44 Alipurduar Transmission Limited (ATL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), has successfully connected Alipurduar – Siliguri Line with the Interconnection Facilities of the grid. ATL was set up as part of inter-state …
  • Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd successfully commissions element 1 of Alipurduar Transmission Ltd 17 Jan 2020 05:46 Alipurduar Transmission Limited (ATL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), hassuccessfully connected Element‐1 i.e. Alipurduar - Siliguri Line with the Interconnection Facilities of the grid. Earlier in March 2019, ATL …
  • Bengal man, sole breadwinner of family, among six soldiers killed in J&K avalanches 14 Jan 2020 17:56 By PTI ALIPURPDUAR: One of the six soldiers killed in three avalanches in Jammu and Kashmir was from Alipurduar district of West Bengal and he was the sole breadwinner of the family that lives in a closed tea garden, an official of the Border Security …
  • West Bengal: Man killed in firing by forest officials, probe ordered 14 Jan 2020 02:02 The state government has ordered a high-level probe into the incident. (Representational Image) A 33-year-old man was shot allegedly by forest officials at Jaldapara National Park in Alipurduar district on Sunday, triggering protest on Monday. The state …
  • Strike hits life in State 09 Jan 2020 05:50 NET Bureau The 24-hour nationwide general strike called by ten central trade unions affected normal life throughout Assam with several sectors witnessing a total shutdown, along with protest rallies and picketing across the State. In the capital city …
  • To win over refugees in Bengal, BJP prints three lakh booklets on Citizenship Act 23 Dec 2019 03:59 By Express News Service KOLKATA: In line with its Citizenship (Amendment) Act gambit, the BJP has printed 3 lakh booklets elaborating how the amended law will ensure citizenship for refugees in Trinamool Congress-ruled West Bengal. During its campaigns, …
  • Scores stranded in Chennai as Railways cancels trains to Howrah amid Citizenship Act stir 16 Dec 2019 03:43 Express News Service CHENNAI: Abrupt cancellation of Howrah-bound trains in the wake of protests in parts of West Bengal against the Citizenship Amendment Act, has left Chennai’s Central station flooded with hundreds of labourers from West Bengal and parts …
  • Bypoll setback: Rumblings in Bengal BJP over stand on NRC 01 Dec 2019 23:35 The setback to the BJP in the recently concluded bypolls has triggered discussion within its sections whether the saffron party needs to rethink its strategy on the National Register of Citizens (NRC). A section of the leadership has unequivocally blamed …
  • Not just JNU: How India’s public universities becoming costlier hurts the most vulnerable 01 Dec 2019 02:51 Suraj Tiwari, JNU student. (Express Photo by Gajendra Yadav) Till three years ago, it was life as usual for Suraj Tiwari. His father worked as a tailor in Mainpuri, Uttar Pradesh, where he would rafoo (darn) torn clothes. The income wasn’t much, but Tiwari …
  • Rafale to land in Bengal in May 2020 30 Nov 2019 05:11 The arrival of Rafale fighter jets in the state came up during the meeting between French Ambassador to India and West Bengal Governor. Kolkata: One of the first batches of Rafale aircraft will land in May next year in West Bengal where the second squadron …
  • West Bengal: 3 TMC workers assaulted, one critically injured 28 Nov 2019 11:49 Alipurduar: A Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader was shot, while two other members of the party were attacked in Alipurduar by unidentified assailants on Wednesday night. They were travelling together when unidentified goons assaulted them at Dakhin Patkapara …
  • Kalpataru completes sale of its entire stake in Kalpataru Satpura Transco 21 Nov 2019 04:20 Kalpataru Power Transmission on Wednesday said it has completed the sale of its entire stake in Kalpataru Satpura Transco Pvt Ltd to CLP India. In July, it had inked definitive agreements with CLP India to sell its stake in three subsidiaries — Kalpataru …
  • KPTL completes stake sale in Kalpataru Satpura Transco 20 Nov 2019 22:54 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) on Wednesday completed the sale of its entire stake in subsidiary company Kalpataru Satpura Transco after obtaining requisite regulatory and other approvals. " …
  • PIME in Bengal: St Joseph's 50 years, a sign of love for the poor (photos) 07 Nov 2019 23:07 The Catholic school is located in the Alipurduar district, Diocese of Jalpaiguri. It was founded by missionaries from Lombardy (Italy), who first realised that it was necessary to start with education to change society. Later it was transferred to the …
  • Rain to dampen Kali Puja, Diwali festivities in West Bengal 23 Oct 2019 12:53 By PTI KOLKATA: Heavy rain is likely to dampen the festive buzz around Kali Puja and Diwali in West Bengal, owing to a low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal, the Met office said on Wednesday. The weather system over west-central Bay of Bengal could …
  • No question of setting up detention centres in WB: Mamata 23 Oct 2019 08:40 Siliguri (West Bengal): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that her government would not allow setting up detention centres in the state while reiterating that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would not be implemented in the …
  • WBJEE 2020 exam schedule released: Exam date, application process and other details 18 Oct 2019 09:50 WBJEE-2020 will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020. File Photo WBJEE 2020 Exam date, Schedule: West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) will conduct the engineering test on February 2 this year. The online application process for the WBJEE …
  • CM to visit N Bengal to hold review meetings next week 17 Oct 2019 23:46 The CM will leave for the review meetings on October 21. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will visit North Bengal next week to hold administrative review meetings in several districts. This will be her first visit to North Bengal after the Lok Sabha polls. …
  • Two Bhutanese nabbed with Royal Bengal tiger's skin, bones in West Bengal 16 Oct 2019 12:43 By PTI JALPAIGURI: Two Bhutanese, including an ex-serviceman of the Royal Bhutan Army, were nabbed and a Royal Bengal tiger skin and its bones seized from their possession at West Bengal's Alipurduar district, a senior forest official said on Wednesday …
  • India receives first Rafale fighter in France on Dussehra 08 Oct 2019 13:13 New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh formally received the first of the 36 Rafale fighter jets in France on the occasion of Dussehra which is being celebrated across India on Tuesday. The fighter jet was handed over at Merignac at a …
  • Despite Didi’s denial, wave of NRC panic sweeps across Bengal 27 Sep 2019 00:35 People wait outside the Kolkata Municipal Corporation office to apply for documents on Thursday. (Express Photo by Partha Paul) It’s 10.30 am Thursday, and Sabina Bibi and her daughter Hena Khatun have been waiting in a queue for over five hours at the …
  • Two incidents of mob attack in Malda, teen among 5 injured 20 Sep 2019 02:02 Police have registered a case and initiated an investigation.  Five people, including a school student, were beaten up in two separate incidents of mob violence at Harishchadrapur and Englishbazar in Malda district on Thursday. According to police, four …
  • In Mamata’s Bengal, NRC latest flash point between BJP & TMC 10 Sep 2019 14:46 Kolkata, Sep 10 (IANS) In Bengal’s heated political scenario, the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is the latest flash point between the ruling Trinamool Congress and the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The Bengal unit of the BJP has been …
  • Bengal Assembly passes resolution against Assam NRC 06 Sep 2019 20:15 Kolkata, Sep 7 (IANS) The West Bengal Assembly on Friday passed a resolution opposing the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam and ruling out any such exercise in Bengal. The Resolution tabled under Rule 185 of Rules of Procedures of Conduct of …
  • Villagers attack two men, police team comes under attack 05 Sep 2019 01:52 The two men have been admitted to North Bengal Medical College Hospital. One of the victims has been identified as Dharma Singh, a resident of Chattishgarh. Police arrested seven persons as a mob tried to lynch two persons in Alipurduar district. The mob …
  • NFR officials interact with MPs, MLAs of Alipurduar division 02 Sep 2019 15:59 Dimapur, Sep. 2 (EMN): The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) General Manager Sanjive Roy along with senior officials on Monday had an interaction with Members of Parliament and Members of Legislative Assemblies of Alipurduar division at the Divisional …
  • Child-lifting rumours fuel mob hysteria across states 29 Aug 2019 13:53 New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Close on the heels of a mob frenzy over bovine love that saw many a lives lost due to lynching by cow vigilantes, a new trend has emerged across states over the last few months, where mass hysteria is created over rumours of child …
  • Campaign against Trinamool misrule, promise of NRC paid off: Bengal BJP on membership drive success 25 Aug 2019 08:28 By PTI KOLKATA: Campaign against illegal infiltration, alleged misrule of the ruling TMC and the promise of NRC implementation in West Bengal have helped the BJP reach the staggering figure of 77 lakh plus in its recent membership drive in the state, party …
  • One-third killed by elephants were drunk: Study 24 Aug 2019 17:51 One-third of the people killed by elephants in north Bengal between 2006 and 2016 happened to be drunk and chasing the animal, a study has found. During this period, a total of 476 persons died and 1646 injured in elephant attacks in the four districts of …
  • Pak firing kills soldier from Alipurduar 24 Aug 2019 01:51
  • Injured leopard attacks man in West Bengal | Watch video 20 Aug 2019 07:12 Image Source : VIDEO GRAB Injured leopard attacks a man clicking pictures An injured leopard, trapped in West Bengal’s Alipurduar district, attacked a man who was clicking its pictures. The video of leopard's deadly attack surfaced on the internet on …
  • Leopard diesin Alipurduar after hit & run 20 Aug 2019 02:26
  • West Bengal's 'Ambulance Man' Karimul Haque battles eye ailment 19 Aug 2019 14:58 By PTI JALPAIGURI: Karimul Haque, who won the Padmashree award in 2017 for extending "bike ambulance" services to residents of West Bengal's Jalpaiguri and Alipurduar districts, is suffering from an eye ailment. According to a private eye …
  • Watch video: Injured leopard attacks man clicking its photos in Bengal 19 Aug 2019 13:53 The man sustained minor injuries while the injured leopard was taken for treatment. A man was attacked by a leopard while he was clicking a few pictures of the injured animal in West Bengal’s Alipurduar district. In a video released by ANI, the man is seen …
  • 3 Members Of Family Found Hanging In West Bengal 01 Aug 2019 21:55 West Bengal: The office said the couple had a quarrel last night (Representational) Alipurduar: Three members of a family, including an 8-year-old girl, were found hanging in their house in Alipurduar district on Thursday, police said. Preliminary …
  • Alipurduar: Man lynched over suspicion of child lifting, 17 people held 30 Jul 2019 00:32 Some residents informed the police and a team reached the spot. However, villagers allegedly pelted stones at the police and thwarted their attempts to rescue the man. A MAN was lynched by a mob in Alipurduar district on Sunday over suspicion that he was a …
  • Man lynched in Bengal over child-lifting suspicion 29 Jul 2019 12:30 Image Source : PTI Representative Image A person was lynched in West Bengal's Alipurduar district by a mob on the suspicion of being a child-lifter, police said on Monday. The incident occurred at the Tasati tea garden on Sunday evening when locals saw …
  • Man Lynched By Mob In West Bengal Over Suspicion Of Being A Child-Lifter 29 Jul 2019 10:33 A person was lynched in West Bengal's Alipurduar district by a mob on the suspicion of being a child-lifter, police said on Monday. The incident occurred at the Tasati tea garden on Sunday evening, when locals saw a person moving suspiciously in the …
  • Bengal man lynched on suspicion of child-lifting, 7 held 29 Jul 2019 09:39 Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) In yet another incident of mob lynching in West Bengal’s Alipurduar district, seven people have been arrested for killing a man on suspicion of being a child-lifter, police said on Monday. “A man, nearly 35-years-old, was beaten to …
  • Man Beaten Up By Mob On Suspicion Of Being Child-Lifter In West Bengal 29 Jul 2019 07:50 17 people have been arrested in connection with the incident, said police officer. (Representational) Alipurduar (WB): A man was beaten up by a mob in West Bengal's Alipurduar district on the suspicion of being a child-lifter, police said on Monday. …
  • ‘Child-lifter’ lynched in Alipurduar 29 Jul 2019 01:13
  • Bengal mob attacks man on suspicion of kidnapping children 28 Jul 2019 16:20 Alipurduar (West Bengal), July 28 (IANS) Amid a series of assaults and lynching attempts in north Bengal in recent weeks, a youth was severely beaten up by a mob in Alipurduar district on suspicion of being a child-kidnapper, police said on Sunday. “A …
  • Prompt action by train driver saves life of 15 elephants crossing railways tracks in Alipurduar 25 Jul 2019 03:36 25 Jul 2019, 06:30AM ISTSource: TOI.inA prompt action by the driver of a train saved life of 15 elephants crossing railways tracks. The train driver noticed the elephants crossing the railway track, and applied the emergency brake instantly to save them. …
  • Martyrs’ Day rally in Kolkata today, eye on Mamata’s message 20 Jul 2019 23:42 Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Kolkata CP Anuj Sharma at the venue Saturday. (Express photo by Partha Paul) Trinamool Congress chief and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to demand bringing back ballot papers to conduct future elections at the …
  • For Martyrs’ Day rally, TMC workers from across state head to Kolkata 19 Jul 2019 23:15 Preparations under way for Martyrs’ Day rally, in Kolkata on Friday. (Express photo by Partha Paul) TMC workers from North Bengal have started flocking to Kolkata from Friday to attend the party’s annual Martyrs’ Day rally on July 21 to be addressed by …
  • Guwahati GRP arrest 2 women from train with Yaba tablets 19 Jul 2019 00:17 Guwahati (Assam) [India], July 19 (ANI): Government Railway Police (GRP) Guwahati arrested two women and a man from a Rajdhani Express train and seized 175 small pouches containing 34,100 Yaba tablets (drug) from their possession. According to police, they …
  • India: Rain, flood, landslides hit normal life in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal 14 Jul 2019 06:50 Seven people killed, over 14 lakh affected as flood situation worsens across 25 districts in Assam. Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured Chief Minister of Assam all help from the Centre and asks to ensure all-out efforts to provide relief to the flood- …
  • Rafale-Su-30MKI jets to be potent combination against Pakistan: Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria 12 Jul 2019 10:52 Image Source : PTI Rafale-Su-30MKI jets to be potent combination against Pakistan Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria early Friday took a sortie in an aircraft, which he described as a 'game changer'. Moving a step ahead, the Indian Air Force (IAF) on …
  • Heavy rainfall alert for north Bengal, downpour likely till today 12 Jul 2019 00:45 A flooded Ajoy river following incessant rainfall, in Birbhum on Thursday. PTI The Met department on Thursday has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall in several areas of North Bengal, including Alipurduar, Kalimpong, Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri. …
  • Kalpataru to sell assets worth Rs 3,275 crore to CLP India 04 Jul 2019 02:20 Representational Image |Reuters file Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd announced its agreement with CLP India Pvt. Ltd to sell some of its stake for about Rs 3275 crore. The power transmission company said that it has agreed to sell its stake in three power …
  • CLP Group in ₹3,200-cr deal with Kalpataru Power, Techno Electric 03 Jul 2019 18:42 Hong Kong-based CLP Group’s India venture has signed a ₹3,200-crore deal with Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) and Techno Electric & Engineering Co Ltd to acquire stakes in three power transmission assets. KPTL will sell off its power assets, …
  • CLP inks deal to buy 3 power assets from Kalpataru for Rs 3,275 cr 03 Jul 2019 17:58 CLP India has entered into an agreement to buy three power-transmission assets from Kalpataru Power Transmission, for Rs 3,275 crore, the two companies announced on Wednesday. CLP will purchase equity stake in three Special Purpose Vehicles, which own the …
  • KPTL to sell stake in 3 power transmission assets for Rs 3,275 crore 03 Jul 2019 15:04 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 3 (ANI): Kalpataru Power Transmission said on Wednesday it has entered into binding agreements with CLP India to sell its stake in three power transmission assets for an estimated enterprise value of Rs 3,275 crore. CLP …
  • CLP India to buy power transmission assets of KPTL for Rs 3,275 cr 03 Jul 2019 08:16 CLP India will buy the three power transmission assets held from Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) and Techno Electric Engineering for Rs 3,275 crores. KTPL's assets, which were held through SPVs include Kalpataru Satpura Transco Private Limited …
  • Kalpataru Power to sell 3 transmission assets to CLP India for Rs 3,275 cr 03 Jul 2019 07:10 Kalpataru Power Transmission (KPTL) Wednesday said it has entered into binding agreements with Canada's institutional fund manager CDPQ's arm CLP India to sell its stake in 3 power transmission assets for an estimated enterprise value of Rs 3,275 …
  • Kalpataru to sell three power transmission assets for 03 Jul 2019 06:31 Mumbai: Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd on Wednesday said it has entered into binding agreement with CLP India Pvt. Ltd to sell its stake in three power transmission assets for an enterprise valuation of ₹3,275 crore. The three assets in which Kalpataru …
  • Kalpataru Power to sell 3 transmission projects to CLP India for enterprise value Rs 3,275 crore 03 Jul 2019 06:24 Mumbai-based Kalpataru Power Transmission is in pact with CLP India Private to sell its stake in three power transmission assets for an enterprise value of Rs 3,275 crore, the former informed bourses on Wednesday. As a part of the deal, KPTL will sell …
  • Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd to sell stake in 3 power transmission assets 03 Jul 2019 06:18 Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) has announced that it has entered into binding agreements with CLP India Private Limited to sell its stake in 3 (Three) power transmission assets namely, Kalpataru Satpura Transco Private Limited (KSTPL), Alipurduar …
  • BJP gets first Zila Parishad in Bengal as TMC members switch sides 26 Jun 2019 17:33 Image Source : PTI Mamata Banerjee, Chief Minister of West Bengal  The BJP Monday took control of the South Dinajpur Zilla Parishad in West Bengal from the TMC, its first in the state, after majority of its members, besides an MLA, switched sides. In a …
  • Leopard kills teen in Alipurduar tea estate 26 Jun 2019 01:22
  • Another Trianmool MLA, zilla parishad members in Bengal join BJP 25 Jun 2019 07:46 Category: News, Politics Posted by Rasia Hashmi Published: Jun 25, 2019, 12:35 pm IST Updated: Jun 25, 2019, 12:35 pm IST New Delhi/Kolkata: In yet another blow to West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress, party MLA Wilson Champramary and several Zilla …
  • BJP gets TMC MLA No. 4, calls it ‘earthquake’ in Bengal politics 25 Jun 2019 01:37 TMC leaders (all standing behind) after joining the BJP in New Delhi, Monday. (Express photo: Prem Nath Pandey) The BJP Monday took control of the South Dinajpur Zilla Parishad from the TMC, its first in the state, after majority of its members, besides an …
  • After Mamata order, TMC leaders face demands for refund of ‘cut money’ 25 Jun 2019 01:14 TMC leaders, however, have accused the BJP of orchestrating many of these attacks. WITH THE BJP rapidly making inroads in West Bengal, TMC chief and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked her party leaders last week to ensure that “cut money” or illegal …
  • WB: Another TMC MLA quits party to join BJP 24 Jun 2019 11:54 Category: India, News, Politics Posted by Younus Published: Jun 24, 2019, 4:10 pm IST Updated: Jun 24, 2019, 4:10 pm IST New Delhi: The TMC party seems to be struggling with the aftermath of Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal as one of the MLA seems keen …
  • BJP looks to enter Durga Puja committees to boost ‘Bengali’ image 24 Jun 2019 00:20 According to BJP sources, party portfolio holders are promising good sponsorship to the organisers, which is vital keeping in mind the huge budget of Durga Pujas. Bolstered by its Lok Sabha success, BJP now wants to be part of Durga Puja in big way …
  • West Bengal: To boost ‘Bengali’ image, BJP eyes Durga Puja 22 Jun 2019 23:24 According to BJP sources, party portfolio holders are promising good sponsorship to the organisers, which is vital keeping in mind the huge budget of Durga Pujas. Bolstered by its Lok Sabha success, BJP now wants to be part of Durga Puja in big way …
  • Monsoon to set up spell this week: IMD 18 Jun 2019 12:19 A low-pressure area, expected to develop over North Bay of Bengal in the next three to four days, would herald the next major monsoon spell - the one after the onset - into the West Coast and adjoining interior. Parts of East, North Peninsular and Central …
  • ‘Vayu’ remnant to trudge back to Gujarat coast on Monday 17 Jun 2019 02:28 The very severe cyclone ‘Vayu’ has weakened to become a severe cyclone in the Arabian Sea on Sunday evening as India Metereological Department (IMD) mounted a watch for a fresh low-pressure area in the North Bay of Bengal later this week. This is expected …
  • NFR to run special trains 14 Jun 2019 21:10 Maligaon, June 14 (MExN): The NF Railways has directed running of four Special Trains in one ways to clear extra rush of passengers during this summer season. The first Special Train No. 05483 will run from Alipurduar Jn. to Bhopal Jn. on June 15 via …
  • Eat for free at this West Bengal restaurant if you are die-hard MS Dhoni fan 12 Jun 2019 12:15 The small yet well-lit eatery serves mainly Bengali cuisine throughout the day. Mumbai: If you are an ardent MS Dhoni fan, you might not need to pay the bill at this restaurant. The restaurant-- 'MS Dhoni hotel' is owned by Shambhu Bose in …
  • Free meal for Dhoni fans at Indian restaurant 12 Jun 2019 11:20 If you love MS Dhoni and happen to be at Shambhu Bose's restaurant, chances are you might not even have to foot a bill. A die-hard MSD fan, Shambhu not only runs a hotel in Alipurduar district of West Bengal named 'MS Dhoni hotel', but the 32- …
  • Perks of being a MS Dhoni fan in Alipurduar? Free meal 12 Jun 2019 10:27 By IANS KOLKATA: If you love M.S. Dhoni and happen to be at Shambhu Bose's restaurant, chances are you might not even have to foot a bill. A die-hard MSD fan, Shambhu not only runs a hotel in Alipurduar district of West Bengal named 'MS Dhoni hotel …
  • A Dutch Birdwatcher Held Hostage by Islamist Militants for Seven Years Has Been Killed As He Tried to Escape 31 May 2019 10:22 A Dutch birdwatcher held hostage by Islamist militants for seven years has been killed as he tried to escape during a gun battle in the Philippines. Ewold Horn, a wildlife photographer, was shot dead as he attempted to flee his captors during a raid by …
  • BJP's conquest of Alipurduar in Lok Sabha elections 2019 - Explained 23 May 2019 14:53 Reuters Low wages, lack of work and smart tactical moves became the deciding factor in the Alipurduar Lok Sabha constituency of West Bengal in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Alipurduar mainly consists of tea garden workers who all account for more than 40 …
  • As Alipurduar gears up for polls, villagers of Buxa Tiger Forest express concern over lack of facilities 10 Apr 2019 00:26 Alipurduar (West Bengal) [India], April 10 (ANI): Amid big poll promises, a village in Alipurduar claim to be deprived of minimal facilities and has accused political parties of treating them just as "vote banks." Forest villagers of Buxa Tiger …
  • Identity politics to steer poll battle in Alipurduar’s tea belt 31 Mar 2019 01:53 Alipurduar: A potholed road leads to the Hantapara tea garden, nearly 60km from Alipurduar town. This once-profitable garden now wears a shabby look. Most workers have migrated to southern states while those who are yet to move out work as labourers …
  • Alipurduar DM, wife thrash man inside police stn 07 Jan 2019 13:33
  • West Bengal: Alipurduar DM, wife thrash man inside police station 07 Jan 2019 10:59
  • Viral video: Teachers criticised for dancing inside Alipurduar school in Bengal 25 Aug 2018 02:26 Aug 24, 2018, 23:00 ISTSource: TNNIt was supposed to be a harmless act. But when some teachers of a school in Alipurduar town of West Bengal danced to the tune of a famous Bollywood number, all hell seems to have broken loose on social media. One school of …
  • Ahead of final NRC draft: Check if people were pushed back from Assam, Mamata Banerjee tells Alipurduar administration 12 Jul 2018 10:15 Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked Alipurduar district administration in North Bengal to remain alert about the developments in neighbouring Assam. (Express photo by Renuka Puri/File) Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked Alipurduar …
  • Mamata: Alipurduar admin to remain alert about developments in Assam 12 Jul 2018 00:18 She had also cautioned the Centre on the issue, saying it should not “play with fire”. Siliguri (WB): West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked the Alipurduar district administration to remain alert about the developments in …
  • 16-year-old girl gang-raped in West Bengal's Alipurduar village 17 Apr 2018 08:19 ALIPURDUAR: A 16-year-old girl was gang-raped on Monday in West Bengal's Alipurduar village. The incident took place around 9:30pm when the girl and her boyfriend were spending time together in a nearby farm. The two were walking around when three boys …
  • Water funds for Alipurduar 02 Mar 2018 19:33 Alipurduar: The Alipurduar Municipality has received over Rs 100 crore to start water supply, the first trance of funds in the town of a lakh residents who don't have the facility yet. The allocation of Rs 102 crore ahead of the civic polls this year …
  • Rs 8 lakh stolen in Alipurduar bank heist 18 Jan 2018 20:47 Alipurduar: A group of miscreants broke into a branch of Ujjivan Small Finance Bank here on Wednesday night and took away over Rs 8 lakh in cash. Police have started investigation and have engaged trained dogs of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and the state …
  • CM Alipurduar land offer 10 Jan 2018 20:23 Alipurduar: Residents of Alipurduar are happy as the state government has finally decided to resolve the land problem they have been facing for several decades. Chief minister Mamata Banerjee said at a function in Uttar Parokata of the district on Tuesday …
  • Alipurduar kidnap jitters 06 Jan 2018 21:36 Alipurduar: Most wholesale traders stayed away from a haat (temporary market) at Alipurduar's Palashbari on Saturday because of fears sparked by the abduction of a local rice merchant. Swapan Das was kidnapped by miscreants suspected to have links with …
  • Drinking water in jars for Alipurduar 23 Dec 2017 22:58 Alipurduar: On the eve of New Year, there is some good news for Alipurduar - its residents will start getting drinking water at the rate of 40 paise per litre. For the first time since it was set up in 1950, the civic body has decided to supply water door …
  • Alipurduar set to get insect centre 05 Dec 2017 00:28 Alipurduar: The Indian Council of Medical Research has decided to start a research centre on insect-borne diseases in Alipurduar. Sources said the centre would come up on the first floor of the office of Chief Medical Officer of Health. The medical council …
  • Alipurduar court sends notice to Mukul Roy 28 Nov 2017 01:16
  • Nadda scan on BJP in Alipurduar 24 Nov 2017 20:04 Nadda in Alipurduar on Friday. Picture by Anirban Choudhury Alipurduar: Senior BJP leaders held a meeting here on Friday, a day after Trinamul had succeeded in inducting most of the leaders and workers of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha into their party and …
  • Alipurduar court restrains Mukul from commenting on Biswa Bangla 22 Nov 2017 03:29
  • Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader arrested from Alipurduar for spreading violence 03 Sep 2017 16:23 For representational purpose JALPAIGURI: Police today arrested Rohit Thapa, a member of the central committee of Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), on charges of stoking violence in Alipurduar on July 30. He was picked up from Subhashipally area in Alipuarduar …
  • GJM leader arrested from Alipurduar for spreading violence 03 Sep 2017 15:24
  • Alipurduar: Clash between Gorkhaland supporters, cops; several hurt 30 Jul 2017 20:18 The clash on Sunday comes a day after protesters clashed with police at Sukna. (Source: PTI Photo) A clash broke out between Gorkhaland supporters and police during a global Gorkhaland march at Jaigaon in Alipurduar on Sunday, leaving several people and …
  • Gorkhaland agitation: Many injured as GJM protest turns violent in Alipurduar 30 Jul 2017 11:27 The protest turned violent at Jaigaon in Alipurduar districts when police stopped a rally by protesters, injuring many (ANI) Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters on Sunday took our rallies at several parts of Darjeeling and other districts of North Bengal …
  • Alipurduar civic staff stop work 26 Jul 2017 23:28 Alipurduar, July 26: All employees of Alipurduar municipality - from Group A to Group D - stayed away from work today to protest the release on bail of nine traders who had allegedly attacked civic workers on July 20. Around 10am today, about 150 employees …
  • Award for homestays in Alipurduar 02 Jul 2017 22:26 One of the homestays developed under the project. Picture by Anirban Choudhury Alipurduar, July 2: A project by the district administration to bring about standard rates and facilities at homestays set up by backward families has been recognised by the …
  • Alipurduar no ‘biosphere reserve’ 14 Jun 2017 02:20