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West Bengal

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

CBI begins questioning Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar in chit fund scam

As per the Supreme Court orders that had made it clear that Kumar cannot be arrested by the CBI, he arrived in Shillong on Friday.

09 Feb 2019 11:00 AM


Mamata Banerjee hits back at PM Modi, calls him 'mad-dy babu'

Mamata said, 'During the election, he (Prime Minister Modi) becomes 'Chaiwalla' after election he becomes 'Rafale walla'.

08 Feb 2019 7:06 PM

Mamata govt defamed West Bengal, left people helpless: PM Modi

Modi said it was an 'extortionist syndicate' and not 'Didi', as Banerjee is fondly called, that was running the state.

08 Feb 2019 5:00 PM

Will confer top state honour on officers if Centre takes away medals: Mamata

'I will give these five senior officials the highest state honour 'Bangabibhusan', if the Centre takes back their medals,' WB CM said.

08 Feb 2019 4:31 PM

Reliance to invest Rs 10,000 crore in West Bengal

Total investments stand at Rs 28,000 crore in West Bengal alone.

07 Feb 2019 1:52 PM

IDBI Federal Life expects flat growth

We are expecting a growth between 12 per cent and 18 per cent this fiscal: CEO, director IDBI Federal Life, Vighnesh Shahane

06 Feb 2019 12:51 PM


After ending 3-day dharna in Kolkata, Delhi is Mamata’s next stop

Naidu also tore into the Modi government, alleging autocracy and corruption.

06 Feb 2019 11:33 AM

West Bengal government indulging in unconstitutional, undemocratic acts: Adityanath

'TMC government is hiding many facts that have ruined Bengal, and hence are stopping BJP leaders from coming here,' says Yogi Adityanath.

05 Feb 2019 7:03 PM

I was also denied permission to stay in guest house at Maharashtra, Bihar : Mamata

Mamta targetes BJP by saying that those who join BJP ranks are shielded by the party from investigating agencies like CBI and ED.

05 Feb 2019 4:40 PM

Mamata welcomes Supreme Court ruling on Rajeev Kumar, calls it 'moral victory'

On Shillong as the 'neutral place' of questioning Banerjee noted, 'It is a beautiful place. We have no objection.'

05 Feb 2019 12:03 PM

Defrauded chit fund investors say 'betrayed' by Bengal's move to stop CBI

However, Trinamool Congress have time and again said that it is their government which has arrested the chit fund owners.

05 Feb 2019 9:21 AM


Day 3 | Dharna is victory for Constitution, democracy, so let us end today: Mamata

Banerjee began her sit-in at 8.30 pm on Sunday, calling it 'satyagraha to save Constitution' and rallying other parties around her agenda.

05 Feb 2019 8:50 AM

Mamata vs CBI turns into Oppn against Modi govt; BJP calls it 'alliance of corrupt'

Tense standoff between CBI and Kolkata police for 2nd day echoed in Parl and led to a washout of proceedings.

05 Feb 2019 8:29 AM

Kolkata Police-CBI face-off: Police send summons to CBI joint director in fresh twist

Pankaj Srivastava, a 1992-batch IPS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, has been asked to appear at the Bhowanipore police station.

04 Feb 2019 5:17 PM

Kolkata police-CBI face-off: West Bengal governor submits report to home ministry

According to the CBI, IPS officer Rajeev Kumar, who led a SIT of the West Bengal Police probing the ponzi scams, needs to be questioned.

04 Feb 2019 5:07 PM

Protest against CBI 'non-political', but political support welcome: WB CM

She accused the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government of 'stealing' farmers' rights.

04 Feb 2019 2:10 PM