KOLKATA: Following an anti-land acquisition movement that turned violent this evening at Bhangar in south 24 Paragana district, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee in a statement announced that projects that will trigger land agitation would ... Economic Times, 1 week ago
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Known for its history of political violence, Bhangar in South 24 Paraganas district of West Bengal is on the boil. The agitation started over the forced acquisition of 16 acres of farmland by the State government for the Power Grid Corporation of ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
Violence erupted in several districts of West Bengal on Wednesday as Trinamool Congress cadres allegedly assaulted Bharatiya Janata Party workers and vandalised their party offices in protest against the arrest of party MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay by the ...The Hindu, 2 weeks ago 2hrs Two killed in violence over land acquisition in Bengal The Hindu, 6 days ago
Police fired in the air to disperse a mob in Sahebganj district while in Dumka district six vehicles were torched by bandh supporters even as normal life was affected in Jharkhand on Saturday during the statewide bandh called by opposition parties.DNA India, 1 month ago Jharkhand Bandh: Stray incidents of violence between police and bandh supporters India.com, 1 month ago Stray incidents of violence during bandh in Jharkhand Press Trust of India, 1 month ago
As the cash crunch bit in further, another big jute mill in West Bengal's North 24 Paraganas shut down on Tuesday for an indefinite period. The Nadia Jute Mill management said in a notice that it had failed to pay electricity bills and the ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
RANCHI, Nov. 29 -- The Dumka district administration and Sido Kanhu Murmu University officials raided eight hostels in the Santhal Paragana College campus in Dumka town on Monday morning, recovering thousands of traditional weapons, including ...HT Syndication, 1 month ago
RJD today demanded for a referendum with regard to amendment in decades-old Chhotanagpur and Santal Paragana Tenancy Act (CNT and SPT) proposed by the Jharkhand government while announcing that the opposition parties will gherao the state assembly ...Business Standard India, 2 months ago RJD on war path against move to amend CNT & SNT Indian Express, 2 months ago
The opposition parties had called the bandh to protest the passage of decades-old Chhotanagpur and Santal Paragana Tenancy Act (CNT and SPT) on November 23, claiming that it would hurt the interests of the tribals. Eight vehicles were on Friday set ...Indian Express, 1 month ago Jharkhand: 3,500 people detained during bandh Indian Express, 1 month ago Jharkhand bandh takes violent turn, 9,000 preventive arrests made Oneindia, 1 month ago Jharkhand bandh: 9000 held as vehicles burn, markets are looted, students protest Indian Express, 1 month ago
The action has been taken against the MLAs for indulging in unruly behaviour and using unparliamentary language in the House. At least four MLAs, three from the main opposition party Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and one from Congress, were Thursday ...Indian Express, 5 days ago
The island of Sagar (Sagardwip) is situated in the massive Gangetic delta, where the great river ends its long journey from the Himalayas and prepares the meet the ocean. Sagar itself is quite sizeable — it spans nearly 225 square kilometres and ...The Hindu, 5 days ago
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