Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018 | Last Update : 03:10 AM IST

Calcutta [Kolkata]

BJP considers fielding more Muslim candidates in Bengal for 2019 polls

BJP's aim to make shift political strategy in Bengal appears to be result of their harvesting good number of seats in local body polls.

30 Oct 2018 5:58 PM

RBI employees association seek central bank's autonomy: Viral Acharya

Govts that do not respect central bank's independence would sooner or later incur the wrath of the financial markets.

29 Oct 2018 2:27 PM

Centre working to change views of it being ‘anti-Muslim’: BJP leader

BJP Minority Morcha national president Abdul Rasheed Ansari said Oppn had launched 'fear-mongering campaign' among minorities against BJP.

28 Oct 2018 11:53 AM

12-yr-old Bengal girl, who has never been to school, will take board exams

The minimum age to appear in the examination is 14, Ganguly said.

27 Oct 2018 4:44 PM

Man seen on video beating elderly father for 'touching sweets', arrested

The video shows the old man answering his son's question while being repeated beaten for touching sweets in the kitchen without asking.

25 Oct 2018 4:51 PM

CBI has become BJP Bureau of Investigation: Mamata Banerjee

'CBI has now become so called BBI (BJP Bureau of Investigation) -- very unfortunate!' Mamata Banerjee tweeted.

24 Oct 2018 2:45 PM

100-year-old woman raped by 20-year-old man in West Bengal

Proceedings are going on and the victim has been released from the hospital after the required medical tests.

24 Oct 2018 1:27 PM

2 killed, 17 injured in stampede at foot overbridge in Bengal's Howrah

Incident occurred at foot overbridge at Santragachi station when an express train and 2 EMU locals arrived at the station at the same time.

24 Oct 2018 8:08 AM

BJP’s ‘rath yatra’ in Bengal, to be led by Amit Shah, deferred

BJP said Amit Shah will now kick off 'yatra' on December 5, instead of December 3, from Tarapith in Birbhum.

23 Oct 2018 5:01 PM

Oppn alliance should not be at 'cost of containing Congress': Salman Khurshid

The allies should also be ready to make sacrifices and adjustments for defeating the BJP in the 2019 general elections, he said.

21 Oct 2018 3:30 PM