SURI - A court in Birbhum district of West Bengal Thursday gave life sentence to 44 Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) activists convicted for killing 11 farmers in July 2000.
SURI - A court in Birbhum district of West Bengal Wednesday convicted 44 Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) activists for hacking to death 11 landless farmers, reportedly Trinamool Congress supporters, in Suchpur village in July 2000.
SURI - Ashraful Haq, 12, was sold off by his father to a blind beggar, who was taking him to Ranchi in the ill-fated Vananchal Express for helping him in getting alms.
SURI - The horrific train accident at Sainthia that has claimed at least 63 lives also brought out the undying human spirit among ordinary people, among them an 80-year-old woman who walked a long distance to donate blood for victims.
SURI - The injured in Monday's train accident in Sainthia town of West Bengal battled a space crunch and shortage of blood in Suri district hospital where they have been admitted.