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Tapas Pal in hospital after brain stroke

Trinamul Congress MP Tapas Pal was on Tuesday admitted in a super-speciality hospital here after suffering a brain stroke, hospital sources said.

TMC MP was brand ambassador for firm: Sudipta Sen

In an explosive disclosure which may embarrass chief minister Mamata Banerjee, Saradha Group owner Sudipta Sen claimed on Tuesday that Trinamul Congress leader and Birbhum MP Shatabdi Roy served his c

West Bengal minister Shyamapada Mukherjee quizzed as well

Shyamapada Mukherjee at the ED office in Kolkata. 	— Asian Age

West Bengal textile minister Shyamapada Mukherjee on Monday became the first member of chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s Cabinet who was questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the multi-cror

Enforcement Directorate questions Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen, along with her husband Kalyan Ray, on their way to the ED office. — ABHIJIT MIKHERJEE

The Enforcement Directorate questioned noted filmmaker Aparna Sen on Monday over five hours in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam.

MP under CBI Saradha scanner

Another parliamentarian from West Bengal has come under the scanner of the Central investigators for his suspected role in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam.

TMC, Opposition join hands to slam Prime Minister

Trinamul Congress and the Opposition on Sunday unanimously criticised the Modi government for its proposal of dismantling the Planning Commission.

Left, Congress slam Mamata Banerjee Singapore visit

Mamata Banerjee

A day after BJP ridiculed chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s visit to Singapore to attract investments for the state, CPI(M) and Congress on Sunday joined in the bandwagon and claimed such visit would n

Ebola scare: Indian sex workers asked not to entertain regular African clients

Health workers move the body of a fellow health worker who was found dead in a seat in Liberia (Photo: AP)

Sex workers in the city's largest red light area Sonagachi in West Bengal, have been asked by an NGO, working for their welfare, not to entertain Africans who are regular visitors to the place in the

Deepika Kumari stars in India’s golden run

Deepika Kumari shot three 10s in India’s 6-0 win over Mexico in the women’s recurve team final at the Archery World Cup Stage IV

Deepika Kumari-led women archers clinched the recurve team gold after routing Mexico 6-0 in the final as India returned with five medals in the Archery World Cup Stage IV at Wroclaw, Poland, on Sunday

3 convicts escape from Alipore jail

Three prisoners escaped from Alipore Central Jail in Kolkata by scaling its boundary wall early on Friday. The two fellows who tried to flee with them however failed.

A political party which seeks a text book start often remains superficial, pretending that the preamble or the introduction remains the real thing. For a party that created a great propaganda machine to devastate the Congress during the election, the Bharatiya Janata Party regime has little to say.

The Narendra Modi government approaching the 100-day mark demands an assessment of its performance. A national television channel even arranged, more a boxing match than a debate, a programme on whether Mr Modi’s foreign policy is continuity or radical change.