Updated : 1 day, 17 hours ago IST
New Delhi (India), July 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain BJP MP Soumitra Khan's plea seeking direction to transfer the cases registered against him from West Bengal Police to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or any other agency.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 17 (ANI): The Election Commission (EC) on Friday ordered re-polling in Saltora and Chhatarkanali villages of Bankura Lok Sabha constituency on May 19.
New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): In the aftermath of violence marred polls in West Bengal, the Election Commission of India on Sunday removed Uma Shankar from the post of Bankura (West Bengal) District Magistrate. Mukta Arya will be replacing him as the new DM.
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], May 12 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was severely injured in a clash with Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers outside polling booth number 1 in Bankura on Sunday.
Ghatal/Bankura (West Bengal) [India], May 12 (ANI): A scuffle broke out between TMC and BJP workers on Sunday at polling booth number 254 in Bankura after BJP alleged rigging by TMC workers.
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], May 11 (ANI): Shuili Bona village in Saltora block in West Bengal's Bankura district, home to nearly 400 Santhals, is on the verge of becoming parched due to acute water scarcity.
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], May 11 (ANI): Known as one of the major CPI(M) bastions since 1970s, Bankura changed the wind in 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The electorate elected TMC's new entrant Moonmoon Sen who defeated CPI(M)'s 9 times MP Basudeb Acharya from the constituency.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused to vacate the Calcutta High Court order which had directed West Bengal BJP candidate Soumitra Khan not to enter Bankura district following a cheating case registered against him.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], June 12 (ANI): As many as eight people died in several districts in West Bengal after being struck by lightning on Tuesday.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], Apr. 5 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker died on Wednesday after allegedly being thrashed by Trinamool Congress (TMC) cadres in West Bengal's Bankura district.
Updated : 2 years, 9 months ago IST
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], Oct.3 (ANI): Development and empowerment not only give a boost to the economy, but also bring about a positive change in society.
Bankura (West Bengal) [India], Sept.20 (ANI): Known generally for its historical and cultural significance, Bankura district in West Bengal has now grabbed attention for its unique 'Langcha', a mouth-watering dessert made of pure desi ghee.