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Crackers deteriorate air quality to very poor level

WBPCB to chalk out action plan to combat situation.

09 Nov 2018 12:36 AM

West Bengal to observe 'Rosogolla Day' on November 14

'Rosogolla Day' will be celebrated to mark the first anniversary of the sweet getting Geographical Indication tag as 'Bengal's Rosogolla'.

07 Nov 2018 5:17 PM

Fire breaks out at highrise

At least 10 fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the flames that started in an office on the fifth floor of the building.

06 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

Mamata ridicules BJP leaders’ saffron attire

She also accused the Opposition parties of fighting tooth and nail to foil the project.

06 Nov 2018 1:01 AM

Kolkata: Fire breaks out in high-rise office building on Park Street

No one was injured in the fire that broke out at about 11:10 am on fifth floor of Apeejay House, Fire Brigade official said. 

05 Nov 2018 12:54 PM


ED arrests bizman with political links

Arrest connected to Rose Valley chit fund scam.

05 Nov 2018 1:24 AM

ED files complaint against ‘impostor’

Chit fund scam accused, Anantha Sundar Rajan, allegedly impersonated himself as the central.

04 Nov 2018 1:42 AM

Defiant Mukul to go ahead with rathyatra

The state BJP has already started the preparation to seek permissions for the Rathyatra from the state government.

04 Nov 2018 1:41 AM

Environment of violence prevailing in India: Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee also slammed the Centre for its various decisions starting from demonetisation, which have affected the country’s economy.

03 Nov 2018 12:28 AM

Trinamul MP seeks Sonowal resignation

The party organised similar protest rallies across the state to condemn the killings.

03 Nov 2018 12:28 AM


21-yr-old Presidency University found hanging at home in Bengal

No suicide note was found at the house.

02 Nov 2018 4:31 PM

Kin for Bose statue at India Gate

Demand after PM Modi unveils statue of Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat.

02 Nov 2018 1:30 AM

4 cops injured in clash with BJP over rally

The police declined to comment on the reason for which the permission for the rally was declined.

02 Nov 2018 1:30 AM

Kolkata-born scientist wins UK’s popular baking show

Mandal, who grew up in Kolkata, started cooking and baking as a hobby only after he moved to the UK as a student.

01 Nov 2018 12:54 AM

Mamata govt extends pay panel tenure again

Still some more hearings have been left to be conducted before the panel submits its report to the chief minister, sources revealed.

01 Nov 2018 12:52 AM


India footballer now runs a tea stall in Jalpaiguri

Her father used to run the tea stall but he is now suffering from old age ailments.

31 Oct 2018 12:48 AM

BJP set to field more Muslim candidates?

In the last Lok Sabha polls, the BJP had fielded only two minority candidates in the state, which has a total of 42 seats.

31 Oct 2018 12:48 AM

TMC leader shot at in North 24 Parganas

BJP party office vandalised by TMC men.

30 Oct 2018 1:35 AM

Italian firm picks up stake in city ice-cream company

Sen said that while business house from this part of the country have started looking towards Chinese and now even Italian technologies.

29 Oct 2018 12:11 AM

Dilip: Do not force us to disobey the law

The BJP had called the rally at a railway ground in Gurap. On Saturday night its leaders however found that the police stopped the preparations.

29 Oct 2018 12:11 AM