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West Bengal

Cong to go solo in WB after talks stalemate on LS seat sharing with Left

This comes two days after the Left Front announced its candidates in 25 seats out of 42 parliamentary seats in West Bengal.

18 Mar 2019 10:48 AM

SEBI mulls reducing rights issue listing time

In September last year SEBI decided on reducing time to list shares on bourses after IPO to 3 days from the present 6.

17 Mar 2019 6:43 PM

To stop BJP, minorities likely to go with TMC in Bengal

ccording to Union Home Ministry data released in 2018, communal violence increased sharply since 2015 in West Bengal.

17 Mar 2019 4:09 PM

Don't have enough candidates in Bengal who can win elections: BJP's Dilip Ghosh

'If someone wants to come and join our party to be part of our development process, how can we stop it,' said Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh.

16 Mar 2019 11:08 AM

Allahabad Bank to raise capital next fiscal

The bank is targeting to raise Rs 250 crore to Rs 300 crore by selling non-core assets, like properties.

15 Mar 2019 3:40 PM


PF litigations expected to come down after SC ruling: RPFC

Provident Fund balance transferred from one's ex-employer will become an automated process.

15 Mar 2019 12:39 PM

BJP can't win single seat in WB, they are trying to hide behind central forces: Mamata

The BJP has urged the Election Commission to declare West Bengal "super sensitive state" to enure fair Lok Sabha polls.

13 Mar 2019 7:35 PM

Bandhan Bank's proposed 14.9 pc stake to HDFC will test RBI 2016 guidelines

Gruh Finance, the affordable housing finance arm of HDFC, was taken over in January by Kolkata based Bandhan Bank in a share swap deal.

13 Mar 2019 1:46 PM

LS poll process another 'strike' by BJP to disturb WB: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee said the list of candidates of her party will be released on Tuesday.

12 Mar 2019 11:30 AM

TMC to release its candidates' list for LS polls on Tuesday

Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal will begin on April 11 and polling would be held over seven phases through May 19.

11 Mar 2019 7:36 PM


TMC leader questions election schedule timing under the light of Ramzan

Hakim said, 7-phase election will be tough for those who will be observing Ramzan at that time.

11 Mar 2019 12:44 PM

TMC fumes over 7-phase Lok Sabha elections in Bengal

West Bengal Congress president Somen Mitra also echoed the views of the CPI(M) and the BJP.

11 Mar 2019 7:12 AM

Mamta seeks action against top TMC leader for meeting BJP leader

Ahead of the crucial 2019 Lok Sabha polls, mayor of Bidhannagar Sabyasachi Dutta met BJP leader Mukul Roy at his residence on Friday.

10 Mar 2019 2:12 PM

Rahul Gandhi to address public rally in Malda on March 23

The Malda district has been a Congress bastion for several decades.

09 Mar 2019 5:04 PM

Tea exports fall in January

Value of tea exports in Jan 2019, however, increased to Rs 480.77 crore as compared to Rs 470.83 crore owing to a rise in unit price per kg.

07 Mar 2019 1:59 PM


Intention of Balakot air strike was to send out message, not kill: Union Minister

Union Minister SS Ahluwalia said neither PM Modi nor any govt spokesperson had given any figure on casualty of the air strikes

04 Mar 2019 9:55 AM

Amit Shah a proponent of divisive, hatred politics: TMC

BJP should stop taking credit for the air strike as armed forces belong to India, not PM Modi or Shah, TMC spokesperson Derek O'Brien said.

03 Mar 2019 12:19 PM

Ex-WB commissioner Rajeev Kumar given additional charge of economic offences, STF

The order was issued by the West Bengal home department late on Friday evening.

02 Mar 2019 11:00 AM

'Nothing affects me after Feb 14' says wife of killed soldier

Unfazed by trolls Mita Santra urged the Centre to ensure the safe release of the Indian Air Force pilot.

01 Mar 2019 9:46 AM

DBS to operate as wholly-owned subsidiary in India from Mar 1

The Asian bank, which presently operates 12 branches in the country as a franchise, will be incorporated as DBS Bank India Ltd on March 1.

28 Feb 2019 3:03 PM