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'Bengal is being defamed': Mamata on WB Guv Tripathi meeting PM Modi

'A plan is being hatched to turn Bengal into Gujarat. Bengal is not Gujarat,' West Bengal CM said at an event earlier on Wednesday.

11 Jun 2019 3:11 PM

Chemical godown gutted in fire in Kolkata

The fire broke at around 2 am and no reports of injuries or casualties were reported so far.

08 Jun 2019 9:18 AM

Nine LS seats in West Bengal to go to polls in seventh phase

An electorate of nearly 1.5 crore will decide the fate of 111 candidates in 9 seats.

18 May 2019 11:08 AM

Pick up your brooms, chase 'central forces' away: TMC MLA to Mahila Morcha

In a viral video on social media, Kar, while talking to TMC workers,was heard urging the cadre to chase and attack jawans on election duty.

17 Apr 2019 11:33 AM

5.6 lakh housing units worth Rs 4.51 lakh cr facing delays in 7 major cities: Report

As per the Anarock data, the NCR and MMR account for 72 per cent of the total stuck housing units.

09 Apr 2019 1:21 PM


2 women clobber 16 puppies to death in Kolkata, gruesome video surfaces later

The 25-second clip shows two women wearing gloves thrashing the puppies even as they were trying to run away.

14 Jan 2019 5:06 PM

Kolkata Police seizes 135 grams of Methamphetamine

No person has been arrested till now in this case.

31 Dec 2018 2:32 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

'Wipe cruelty from your diet’ toilet paper hits Kolkata washrooms

In honour of World Toilet Day, PETA India placed special toilet paper to alert people that human waste is on menu at Kolkata fish farms.

20 Nov 2018 2:29 PM


Kolkata woman jumps off terrace with daughter, grandchild, dies

Preliminary probe revealed that the family was going through a financial crisis which could probably be the reason, police said.

15 Nov 2018 11:37 AM

University in Kolkata offers law course based on Harry Potter

Course will be offered as elective to 4th and 5th year students of B.A LL.B (Hons) programme at National University of Juridical Sciences.

23 Oct 2018 2:12 PM

Durga Puja 2018: A family idol that is never immersed

What makes puja stand out is fact that this is only place where idol of Durga is never immersed and is worshipped all round the year.

19 Oct 2018 8:45 AM

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

Kolkata bridge that collapsed to be demolished, new one will be built

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the new bridge would come up in a year's time.

14 Sep 2018 5:41 PM


Heard loud bang, portion of Majerhat Bridge caved in: Eyewitness

Another eyewitness said the bridge had luckily collapsed on the canal flowing under it.

05 Sep 2018 8:03 AM

Bridge collapses in south Kolkata, at least 5 feared dead, many trapped

Eastern Command sources revealed that three Army columns have been put on standby.

04 Sep 2018 5:15 PM

Not newborns but medical waste found at empty plot, say Kolkata cops

Initially, police said they were verifying if bags recovered from Haridebpur area contained bodies of newborns or foetuses.

02 Sep 2018 9:10 PM

Bodies of 14 babies wrapped in plastic bags found at empty Kolkata plot: Police

'Some abortion racket operating nearby could be behind it,' a police official said.

02 Sep 2018 6:19 PM

Asked if breasts were real: Kolkata transgender teacher recalls question by principal

Coming from a lower-middle class background, Suchitra Dey reveals that her life has always been fraught with struggles.

20 Jun 2018 2:10 PM