Bengal BJP leader threatens those trying to stop 'rath yatra'

Actor-turned-politician Locket Chatterjee has issued a warning stating that those trying to stop BJP's rath yatra in West Bengal, “will get crushed under the wheels of the chariot”.

Bengal woman raped, rod inserted in her private parts

A tribal woman was raped and assaulted in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal last week.

Two IndiGo planes carrying approximately 300 passengers came within 45 seconds of a mid-air collision in Bangladeshi air space, before an air traffic controller in Kolkata spotted the prospective disaster and instructed one of the pilots to...

Two people were killed and 17 injured in a stampede on a foot overbridge at the Santragachi railway station in West Bengal's Howrah, after announcements were made about simultaneous arrival of trains on platforms connected by the overbridge.

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