WEST MIDNAPORE

  • Need more central forces in Bengal for polls: Babul Supriyo May 7, 2014

    There was high drama in West Midnapore on Wednesday where Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers had an altercation with the Left and stopped the car of sitting CPI MP Prabhod Panda. The Opposition parties accused the TMC of booth capturing and rigging in Garbeta. ...
  • Kishenji's funeral held in Andhra Pradesh November 27, 2011

    Mamata Banerjee said the forces had to fire back at Kishenji, else 500 villagers would have lost their lives. ...
  • FTN: Jawans' life of little value to politicians February 18, 2010

    Sources have told CNNIBN that there were specific intelligence inputs that the SIlda camp would be attacked, but still the West Bengal government failed to act. Today relatives of the jawans who were killed at the Silda camp protested against the West Bengal government, saying politicians are treating policemen like canon...
  • Govt reviews Naxal battle plan after Bengal carnage February 17, 2010

    Investigations point towards a security lapse behind the massacre in West Midnapore. The scale of the attack and the unpreparedness of the forces has forced the Centre to rethink strategies a week after the Home Minister met CM's of affected states to draw up a joint strategy to counter...
  • Watch: A drunk tusker on rampage in a village in Midnapore November 4, 2009

    West Bengal: A wild elephant went on the rampage in West Midnapore, West Bengal on Tuesday after smashing a liquor den and helping itself to the liquor. The drunken tusker, which strayed into the area from the nearby forest, blocked National Highway 6 stalling traffic before it entered paddy fields...
  • Watch: Ground zero of Naxal attack in West Midnapore October 21, 2009

    West Midnapore: There has been a carnage in West Midnapore, West Bengal, where Naxals continue to hold a policeman hostage. CNNIBN was at ground zero soon after the attack at the Shankrail Police Station where two policemen were killed on Tuesday. ...