Rampurhat violence: CBI arrest 4 from Mumbai; submits initial report to HC

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday submitted a preliminary report to the Calcutta High Court on its probe into last month’s deadly violence at Rampurhat in West Bengal. Also on Thursday, the central agency arrested four people from Mumbai for their alleged involvement in the case. They had allegedly fled Rampurhat after the violence, … Read more

Congress man among two councillors killed in Bengal

Two newly-elected councillors, including a Congress councillor from Purulia’s Jhalda, have been shot dead at point blank range, ahead of the formation of the municipal civic boards. Elections were held to 108 civic bodies across the state recently in which the Trinamool Congress had recorded a landslide victory. The alleged murders have created a furore … Read more