Articles about South 24 Parganas
12 Aug 2020India
West Bengal reported 2,931 new COVID-19 infections on Tuesday, taking the total case count in the state to 101,390.
21 May 2020India
A day after Cyclone Amphan made landfall at West Bengal's Digha, the super cyclonic storm left the state in ruins.
19 May 2020India
At a press briefing, called to shed light on the preparedness about the impending Cyclone Amphan, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday that it is the most intense cyclone to have been formed over the Bay of Bengal after 1999.
18 May 2020India
After brewing over the South Bay of Bengal, Cyclone Amphan has now intensified into an "extremely severe storm" and is likely to turn into a "super cyclonic storm" on Monday.
17 May 2020India
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed 17 teams to Odisha and West Bengal as the approaching Cyclone Amphan threatens the two states.
10 Nov 2019India
Four people have been killed across Odisha and West Bengal as Cyclone Bulbul made landfall, wreaking havoc overnight.
19 May 2019Politics
The 2019 general elections were held in West Bengal in all seven phases. During all the phases, the state was in news for rampant violence.
20 Jan 2019Politics
While the opposition leaders want people to believe, the mega rally in Kolkata was a success and has laid roots for the end of BJP's rule, data shows otherwise.
20 Dec 2018Politics
In a major setback to Trinamool Congress, which governs West Bengal, the Calcutta High Court on Thursday allowed Bharatiya Janata Party to take out a rath yatra in the state.
16 Dec 2018India
The West Bengal government yesterday refused permission for the BJP's proposed Rath Yatra, citing intelligence reports of possible communal violence in areas where the party was planning to take out the yatra.
24 Sep 2018India
An under-construction bridge collapsed in Kakdwip area of West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district today.
28 Jul 2018India
A local BJP leader in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district was hacked to death by unidentified miscreants in Mandir Bazar area.
12 Jun 2018India
A woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself and streamed the entire episode on Facebook Live in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district, the police said yesterday.
01 Jun 2018Politics
The recent murders of 12 people in West Bengal's civic polls is nothing less than the murder of democracy itself.
14 May 2018Politics
In a shocking turn of events, 3 people were left dead in the ongoing West Bengal Panchayat polls, amidst brutal violence between rival party members.
05 Mar 2018India
Six more districts in West Bengal are likely to be declared open defecation free (ODF) by the end of March this year, an official said.
01 Feb 2018India
Calcutta University has been rocked by students' protest after a sharp dip in pass percentage in the Part I exam.