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Tripura governor gets flak for Yakub Memon tweets

People protest in Kolkata against the Centre after offering special prayers on Friday. — AFP

Tripura governor Tathagata Roy’s comments about people who attended Yakub Memon's funeral on Thursday sparked a major controversy in West Bengal.

Calcutta High Court: Explain arrests in Mamata Banerjee cartoon case

The Calcutta high court on Thursday questioned the validity of Jadavpur University professor and his neighbour’s arrest by the Kolkata police in what has come to be known as the cartoon case.

BJP tells Mamata Banerjee to ‘introspect’

The BJP on Tuesday said TMC supremo and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee should “introspect” before raising her finger at BJP led NDA government over communal politics and corruption.

What often goes unnoticed is the fact that the genesis of Kashmir (commonly known as Jammu and Kashmir) is linked to 565 princely states, which became independent along with the birth of two sovereign

India has carried out the execution of Yakub Memon,” says the BBC, “the man convicted of financing the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings.” It goes on to say that 257 people were killed in the Mumbai blasts.