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Pranmoy Brahmachary

Murshidabad, a hotbed of fake notes; Rs 1crore seized in 9 months

Police on Friday has seized fake currency worth Rs 1 lakh from one Emjadul Seikh alias Amja Seikh from Samsergunj in Murshidabad.

16 Sep 2018 12:44 AM

Exodus still continues: Cong MLA joins TMC

In presence of state transport minister Suvendhu Adhikary Ashis Marjit, the Khargram MLA and state Congress SC/ST cell convenor, joined TMC.

29 May 2018 7:09 AM

Nor’wester kills 4 in Murshidabad

One of the boys, Sajid Seikh (12), lost his life while playing after he was struck by lightning.

03 May 2018 1:11 AM

In poll battle, Murshidabad zila parishad seat in focus

Ms Begum predicted of her victory. Mr Kabir, however, asserted that the people would her teach his rival a lesson for her defection.

08 Apr 2018 4:01 AM

Rahul Sinha for a common candidate

BJP central secretary Rahul Sinha advocated for one common candidate against the ruling TMC in the coming panchayat election.

20 Mar 2018 12:17 AM


Youth held in Bodh Gaya blast case

The police should first inquire and if his son is found involved in subversive activities, he should definitely be punished, Momin’s father said.

24 Feb 2018 2:14 AM

PNB scam was planned before note ban, says Mamata Banerjee

She claimed that the bank fraud was planned one year before the demonetisation enforced by the Modi government in November of 2016.

20 Feb 2018 1:36 AM

Crowded bus falls into river, 33 die, many others missing

The bus driver was recruited by the Murshidabad Bus Owners’ Association.

30 Jan 2018 12:50 AM

One injured in TMC intra-party clash

According to sources, there been a long-standing political fight between Iman Biswas and Zakir Hussain group over the bidi industries.

20 Sep 2017 10:24 PM

West Bengal: Congress worker murdered during morning walk

The victim was an influential Congress worker and a close relative of Rezinagar TMC MLA Rabiul Alam Chodhoury.

24 Aug 2017 4:48 AM


Maid steals former OC’s baby from home, detained

The baby was traced from a Berhampore housing complex after the accused was interrogated by the police.

22 Aug 2017 2:06 AM

Congress, BJP withdraw candidates

Following Chowdhury’s announcement, the BJP also withdrew its 20 candidates who were contesting the polls.

15 May 2017 5:15 AM

Chandrima to be part of TMC Cabinet now: Mamata Banerjee

Sankar Chakraborty was the minister of public works department in the first term of Mamata Banerjee’s government but had lost in 2016.

14 Apr 2017 3:18 AM

Man’s hand chopped for protesting harassment

The victim, Jehangir Alam, was first rushed to local Kandi hospital before being shifted to Kolkata where he was admitted to NRS Hospital.

28 Jan 2017 4:36 AM

West Bengal Congress not against strike but won’t support either

The party made it clear that it will not oppose it.

27 Nov 2016 3:01 AM