Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 | Last Update : 11:04 AM IST

Calcutta [Kolkata]

Man 'held on to' mother's decomposed body for days at Kolkata home

The man, in his 40s, is being interrogated, the officer said, adding, the body has been sent for post-mortem examination.

25 Dec 2018 9:57 AM

Very shortly will come out with concrete plan: KCR after meeting Mamata

After meeting his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee, KCR asserted that the dialogue for a Federal Front will continue.

24 Dec 2018 6:58 PM

Slowing GDP growth cause for concern: Kaushik Basu

The country's economy grew at 7.1 per cent in July-September, the lowest in three quarters.

24 Dec 2018 6:00 PM

TMC to BJP: For yatra, 1st go to people’s court

Partha Chatterjee also called upon the media to ‘boycott’ the BJP.

24 Dec 2018 6:36 AM

'Statistics manipulated to distort facts': Sitaram Yechury attacks PM Modi

Yechury called PM Modi's announcement that 99 per cent goods will now attract 18 per cent or lower GST a 'post truth'.

23 Dec 2018 9:39 PM

‘Rahul Gandhi no longer a Pappu, proved his mettle’: Farooq Abdullah

The former Jammu and Kashmir CM also hailed opening of the Kartarpur corridor as a 'step in the right direction'.

22 Dec 2018 11:25 AM

Police complaint against WB BJP chief for 'threatening' rivals with assault

The complaint has been lodged by Ashoke Sarkar, formerly with the BJP and now with the Shiv Sena.

21 Dec 2018 5:15 PM

No BJP ‘rath yatras’ in West Bengal for now, Calcutta HC overturns order

Division bench of Calcutta HC send the case back to single bench to consider intelligence inputs by state agencies.

21 Dec 2018 4:15 PM

Kolkata woman slapped by traffic police officer

Local police station has recorded woman’s complaint; adding that CCTV footages of the area have been sought.

20 Dec 2018 6:48 PM

Setback for Banerjee govt, Calcutta HC allows BJP to hold 3 yatras in WB

The administration has been asked to ensure that there is no breach of law and order.

20 Dec 2018 3:04 PM

‘Decision only after 2019 polls’: Mamata on MK Stalin’s Rahul-as-PM remark

'All (opposition) parties will meet and decide on the issue. We will accept that,' West Bengal chief minister said.

20 Dec 2018 9:59 AM

'Lies of Rahul Gandhi on Rafale deal have been exposed’: Smriti Irani

‘The Congress has not only spread lies but has also tried to malign the Indian Air Force and the defence establishment,’ Smriti Irani said.

17 Dec 2018 3:43 PM

Wouldn't have achieved freedom without India: B’desh delegate Quazi Rosy

‘I express my gratitude to you. If you were not there, we would not have got independence so quickly.’ Delegate Quazi Rosy.

15 Dec 2018 5:25 PM

CID takes over investigation into gunning down of three TMC activists

Incident happened in Joynagar, in South 24 Parganas district on Thursday.

14 Dec 2018 5:30 PM

Poll results destroyed 'Modi magic theory': Yashwant Sinha

BJP has lost three of its bastions - Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan - to Congress in just-concluded assembly polls.

12 Dec 2018 5:50 PM

BJP mocks all-party meet, asks oppn to reveal PM candidate's name

Top oppn leaders will huddle on Monday, to discuss forging a grand alliance to take on the saffron party in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

10 Dec 2018 8:41 AM

Mamata Banerjee has all traits to become good PM: Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha said he hopes West Bengal and TMC would play a major role in defeating PM Modi.

10 Dec 2018 8:09 AM

BJP denied rath yatra permission in West Bengal, party to move court

The BJP was scheduled to hold 3 'rath yatras' that will start from different parts and traverse all 42 Lok Sabha constituencies.

06 Dec 2018 8:08 PM

Indian Navy's coastal battery project in Bay of Bengal on track

This was informed by Naval Officer-in-Charge (West Bengal) Commodore Suprobho K De on Monday.

03 Dec 2018 8:04 PM

No special order for now on Ram temple, will wait for court decision: BJP

The Supreme Court has declined an early hearing of petitions in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case.

02 Dec 2018 3:09 PM