Friday, Sep 21, 2018 | Last Update : 02:59 PM IST

West Bengal

Bengal will not celebrate Surgical Strike day: Minister after UGC direction

The education minister criticised the BJP-led central government for trying to 'malign and politicise' the Army.

21 Sep 2018 2:01 PM

After 3 days, Bagree Market fire comes ‘completely’ under control

State govt has directed police, fire department to find out cause of fire and initiate strict legal action against those found guilty.

19 Sep 2018 1:49 PM

Watch: 'Can break your leg', says minister at event for differently-abled

After getting upset, Union Minister said to a man, 'I can break one of your legs and can give you a crutch.'

19 Sep 2018 9:06 AM

Kolkata market fire: FIR against CEO, directors of Bagree Estate

The FIR has been lodged against CEO Krishna Kumar Kothari and directors Radha Bagree and Varun Raj Bagree.

18 Sep 2018 7:54 PM

After Bagri Market fire, WB Minister says govt will make new fire safety policy

Commercial buildings would not be granted trade licenses if they fail to follow fire safety rules, a senior minister said.

18 Sep 2018 3:21 PM

Country will witness ‘revolution’ in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee said in 2019 Lok Sabha polls, people will defeat the BJP.

18 Sep 2018 12:03 PM

Fire breaks out in Kolkata's Jadubabu bazar

Three fire tenders have been rushed to the spot, the official said.

17 Sep 2018 4:15 PM

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh’s car attacked; TMC's handiwork, claims party

However, TMC MP Dibyendu Adhikari claimed that the attack was result of saffron party's internal fight.

17 Sep 2018 2:23 PM

Indian Army, IAF rescue 100 stranded tourists from rain-hit areas of Sikkim

On Sunday morning, the Trishakti Corps of Indian Army and IAF launched air evacuation of tourists stranded in far-flung areas.

16 Sep 2018 7:47 PM

None trapped in Bagree market, blaze to be controlled soon: WB CM

The fire continues to rage even after 12 hours in the market, near Writers' Building and RBI office.

16 Sep 2018 4:56 PM