Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | Last Update : 09:40 PM IST

West Bengal

Saradha Chit Fund Scam: HC grants interim protection to Nalini Chidambaram

The court directed the CBI and Chidambaram to file affidavits in support of their respective stands in the case in the meantime.

18 Feb 2019 4:35 PM

RFI offers to supply rifles to police, paramilitary

According to sources, the launch for the offer is expected to be held around September-October.

18 Feb 2019 7:53 AM

BJP leader arrested with two for staging his daughter's abduction with TMC MLA

The abduction was alllegedly staged with a political agenda against opponent party.

17 Feb 2019 10:45 PM

1 year on, no takers for 'Operation Greens' in West Bengal

The Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) had announced the scheme in 2018-19 Budget.

17 Feb 2019 4:57 PM

Country stands by its Jawans: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

TMC chief Mamata Banerjee said terrorists 'have no religion or caste'.

17 Feb 2019 12:25 PM


Armymen receive gallantry awards with black armbands

According to sources, an order for ‘no fanfare’ was issued for the event to make it a low-key affair.

17 Feb 2019 8:19 AM

Pulwama terror attack: Floral, sombre tribute to slain jawans

Like Rajnath, Union minister Babul Supriyo lends shoulder to one of coffins.

17 Feb 2019 8:12 AM

Central to cross Rs 3000cr topline in FY'19

Central, possibly the only fashion retail chain yet to log on to the e-commerce bandwagon, said it will remain offline.

16 Feb 2019 5:17 PM

BJP leader's daughter kidnapped at gunpoint in West Bengal

Suprabhat Batyabyal, who switched to the BJP from the TMC five months ago, was not home when the unidentified people broke into his house.

16 Feb 2019 12:54 PM

Pulwama attack: 'What was NSA, intelligence doing', asks Mamta Banerjee

Banerjee condemned the attack and asserted that if Pakistan is involved in it then strong action should be taken against it.

16 Feb 2019 11:36 AM


BJP seeks permission for sit-in at Mamata Banerjee's protest site

The Metro Channel is the same spot where Ms Banerjee had held a 26-day fast against the acquisition of farm land at Singur in 2006.

11 Feb 2019 12:16 PM

India, UK trade not to be affected by Brexit: Simon

The bilateral trade between Britain and India was growing at 17 per cent per annum.

11 Feb 2019 12:04 PM

Modi’s leadership unmatched, he’ll be BJP’s PM face: Maurya

Maurya, however, asserted that the BJP will improve upon its performance in the 2014 polls and cross the 300-seat mark.

11 Feb 2019 6:17 AM

TMC infighting killed MLA Biswas, says Mukul Roy

Roy made it clear that he was ready to face any “impartial” investigation.

11 Feb 2019 6:14 AM

BJP leader Mukul Roy booked for TMC MLA killing

The duo was seen fleeing by local residents from the venue on Majidpur Phulbari football ground after shooting Biswas from behind.

11 Feb 2019 4:12 AM


'Narendra Modi's leadership qualities 'unmatched', he will be BJP's PM candidate'

'People only trust Modiji. He is the founder of a new era,' says Uttar Pradesh Dy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya

10 Feb 2019 12:28 PM

JMB terrorist arrested in Kolkata

Manirul Islam (42) was nabbed on Friday from APC Road, near Kaizar Street, Sealdah Station.

10 Feb 2019 11:49 AM

6 Rohingiya arrested at Indo-Nepal border

The six arrested persons, including a woman, were handed over to Khoribari Police station.

10 Feb 2019 10:57 AM

Trinamul MLA shot dead at a puja event

For the first time, a legislator from Trinamul Congress killed during Mamata’s rule.

10 Feb 2019 6:35 AM

Kolkata police chief grilled by CBI for 8 hours in Shillong

The former CEO of Saradha Group’s media wing was then vocal against Trinamul supremo Mamata Banerjee and Kumar in the case.

10 Feb 2019 5:39 AM