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Three commit suicide as daughter-in-law files case


July 20th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 20 (IANS) A couple and their 28-year-old son committed suicide by jumping before a train here after the latter's wife filed a case alleging cruelty by her in-laws, ... Read more...

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Pinki Pramanik released from jail


July 11th, 2012 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) After spending 26 days in jail, Asian Games gold medal athlete Pinki Pramanik was Wednesday released from a correctional home in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas ... Read more...

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Pinki undergoes gender test, medical board seeks more time (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) Asiad gold medallist runner Pinki Pramanik, accused of being a male and currently under judicial custody for "rape", Monday underwent gender determining medical tests at the ... Read more...

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Coast Guard inducts Dornier aircraft


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) In a bid to enhance its capability in West Bengal and Odisha, the Coast Guard Wednesday inducted a new Dornier aircraft with state-of-art sensors and equipment ... Read more...

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West Bengal government to release 40 lifers


March 14th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) The West Bengal government would release 40 prisoners serving life terms who have completed 18 years behind bars, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced Tuesday."Our government ... Read more...

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Celebrities becomes ‘giant-killers’ in Bengal polls


May 13th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) Celebrities like actor Debashree Roy, theatre personality Bratya Basu and singer Anup Ghoshal, contesting on a Trinamool Congress ticket in the West Bengal polls, earned the ... Read more...

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Trinamool will create anarchy in Bengal: Somnath Chatterjee


April 24th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 24 (IANS) Campaigning for the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), expelled party leader and former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee said Sunday the "jumbled alliance" led ... Read more...

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Time for regime change in Bengal, says PM (Second Lead)


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Katwa/Dum Dum (West Bengal), April 23 (IANS) Expressing concern over the law and order situation in West Bengal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday promised to restore peace and launch ... Read more...

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Passengers turn violent as man dies at Kolkata railway station


February 24th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb.24 (ANI): The death of a young man, due to the negligence of railway officials at Kolkata's Dum Dum Railway Station, led to passengers attacking railway officials and property.People ransacked the ... Read more...

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100 men arrested in Kolkata for harassing women


February 19th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) Kolkata Police Saturday said their forces and the administration have started conducting raids at several hooch and illegal liquor shops in the city and arrested people for unruly ... Read more...

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Kolkata Metro services hit for 30 minutes


November 2nd, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 2 (IANS) After a series of disruptions last month, Metro services in Kolkata were hit again Tuesday morning for half an hour after a train developed a technical snag at ... Read more...

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Rizwanur’s mother now hopeful of getting justice


May 18th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) Kiswar Jahan, the mother of Rizwanur Rahman who died under mysterious circumstances in 2007, Tuesday said she could hope for justice now that the Calcutta High Court has ... Read more...

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Court orders CBI to probe Rizwanur death afresh (Lead)


May 18th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Tuesday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to register a murder case and investigate afresh the mysterious death of Rizwanur Rahman, who ... Read more...

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Court asks CBI to conduct fresh probe into Rizwanur death


May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 18 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Tuesday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct a fresh probe into the death of Muslim youth Rizwanur Rahman, whose mysterious death ... Read more...

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Police begin probe into mysterious death of youths


April 13th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Police Tuesday began a probe into the mysterious death of three youths whose bodies were found beside the railway tracks near the Dum Dum station Monday. Three friends, all ... Read more...

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Upendra steals the show in racy ‘Dubai Babu’ (Kannada Film Review)


May 23rd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By R.G. Vijayasarathy Film: "Dubai Babu"; Director: Naganna; Cast: Upendra, Nikitha, Saloni, Kumar Govind, Aryan Vaid, Dwarakish, Tennis Krishna, Sundar Raj, Ramesh Pandit and Sathyajith; Music: Sridhar; Rating: ***Upendra's performance dominates director ... Read more...

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Polls peaceful, Trinamool tried to create trouble: Left Front


May 13th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front (LF) Wednesday described the final phase of Lok Sabha polls in the state as "peaceful" and accused the opposition Trinamool Congress of indulging ... Read more...

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BJP announces four more candidates for Lok Sabha polls


March 14th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday released the names of four more candidates from Uttar Pradesh for the Lok Sabha elections. On Friday, the BJP ... Read more...

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BJP announces 46 more candidates for Lok Sabha polls


March 13th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Mar 13 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday announced candidates for 46 more Lok Sabha seats from the states of Kerala, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, ... Read more...

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Probe team recovers dead cop’s mobile phone, SIM card


March 2nd, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 2 (IANS) West Bengal's Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing the death of a police official who initially investigated the sensational Rizwanur case, recovered his mobile phone and broken SIM card ... Read more...

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Rail guards, drivers questioned over West Bengal cop’s death


February 18th, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) West Bengal's Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing the death of a police official who initially investigated the mysterious death of Rizwanur Rehman, Wednesday interrogated guards and drivers of ... Read more...

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Dead cop’s relatives meet West Bengal governor


February 17th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 17 (IANS) West Bengal governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi Tuesday assured a proper inquiry will be carried out into the death of a police officer, who had conducted initial investigations in ... Read more...

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Probe team visits dead West Bengal cop’s office


February 17th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 17 (IANS) West Bengal's Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing the death of a police official who initially investigated the sensational Rizwanur case, visited his office Tuesday for clues to his ... Read more...

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Probe team to visit dead West Bengal cop’s office Tuesday


February 16th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 16 (IANS) West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing the death of a police officer who had carried initial investigations in the sensational Rizwanur case, will visit his office Tuesday ... Read more...

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Mystery deepens over West Bengal police officer’s death


February 13th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 13(IANS) The mystery surrounding the death a police officer, who initially investigated controversial Rizwanur Rehman case, deepened Friday with a top Eastern Railway official saying since January there was no ... Read more...

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Rizwanur’s brother fears for life after police officer’s death


February 12th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 12 (IANS) Rukbanur Rehman, brother of Rizwanur Rehman who died under mysterious circumstances in 2007 a month after marrying a Hindu industrialist's daughter, is fearing for life after the ... Read more...

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Police officer probing Rizwanur death found dead


February 11th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 11 (IANS) The body of a police officer investigating the mysterious death of Rizwanur Rahman was Wednesday found beside the railway tracks in West Bengal's Hooghly district with his father ... Read more...

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Incessant rainfall in Kolkata brings life to standstill


June 17th, 2008 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 17(ANI): Normal life in Kolkata was adversely affected after heavy rain led to water logging on the roads and disrupted traffic today.Low lying areas like Golf Green, Golf Gardens ... Read more...

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Who told police about Rizwanur’s body, high court asks


April 2nd, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Wednesday asked the West Bengal government to file a detailed affidavit by Thursday about the person who informed the police about the body of ... Read more...

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Rizwanur case: CBI registers FIR against Ashok Todi, others


November 14th, 2007 - 2:33 am ICT by admin
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Rizwanur case: Top Kolkata police officials transferred


November 14th, 2007 - 2:25 am ICT by admin
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