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West Bengal: Trinamool leader's house attacked after cut money allegations

The incident took place in the Kankinara area of West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district.

15 Jul 2019 6:11 PM

'Many MLAs are in my touch too,' claims Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

Gosh said the list of these MLAs who would join the BJP has been prepared and the legislators are in touch with the state BJP leadership.

14 Jul 2019 7:38 PM

Will raise issue in Parliament: Congress RS MP Pradeep on illegal coal mining in WB

He also questioned the Centre's role in combating the corrupt practice and said that no action was taken despite him raising the issue.

14 Jul 2019 4:45 PM

Incessant rainfall hits normal life in parts of West Bengal

The schools, colleges, and Anganwadi centres in some places have been shut by the local authorities due to waterlogging.

14 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

107 MLAs from TMC, Cong, CPM to join BJP in West Bengal: Mukul Roy

He said the list of these MLAs who would be joining the BJP has been prepared and the legislators are in contact with the state BJP.

13 Jul 2019 7:39 PM


‘Why so greedy?’ Mamata Banerjee hits out at BJP over Karnataka crisis

She alleged that mediapersons were not allowed where Congress lawmakers are locked up and some agencies were helping ruling party at Centre.

11 Jul 2019 8:56 AM

Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra resigns, party turns down

Gaurav Gogoi refused to accept Mitra's resignation and requested him to continue in the post, they said.

09 Jul 2019 2:02 PM

Amartya Sen not aware of Bengali culture: BJP on ‘Jai Sri Ram’ remark

He also said that he has never heard of Ram Navami being celebrated in the state before, asserting that it has now gained popularity.

06 Jul 2019 9:16 AM

Mamata accuses Centre of placing misleading reports in Parliament

Instead of the report given by the state on the matter, the Centre placed a 'report of its own in Parliament', the Chief Minister said.

05 Jul 2019 3:13 PM

Eminent author Sankar takes over as new Sheriff of Kolkata

Sankar’s first book around Law Court began shortly after Barwell’s demise in 1953 following a heart attack in Madras while arguing a case.

04 Jul 2019 5:11 PM


Blast in Panchayat Heath centre building in Bengal’s Birbhum

The blast blew off the roof of building and led to destruction of various other sections which is 50 metres away from Labpur Police Station.

04 Jul 2019 2:50 PM

Centre refuses to change West Bengal's name to Bangla

Nityanand Rai, MoS (Home), denied in the Rajya Sabha that Centre has cleared name 'Bangla' for West Bengal as proposed by the state govt.

03 Jul 2019 3:19 PM

West Bengal being targeted unnecessarily in the Parliament: TMC

The statement added that there was a 'communitarian' bias to the discourses taking place with regard to the state.

03 Jul 2019 10:45 AM

Blast takes place in Meghdoot club in West Bengal’s Birbhum

Police officials from Mallarpur police station reached the spot after they received information about the blast.

30 Jun 2019 2:15 PM

TMC workers join BJP in presence of WB party president Dilip Ghosh

The inclusion of TMC workers into BJP took place at the Jogdaan Mela organised by the party on Saturday.

30 Jun 2019 9:04 AM


Another conspiracy: BJP slams WB govt over school dining rooms with ‘70 pc Muslims'

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh questioned whether there was any 'malafide motive' behind the 'segregation'.

28 Jun 2019 3:25 PM

TMC delegation will be welcomed with 'Jai Shri Ram' chants in Bhatpara: BJP MP

The delegation was led by BJP Member of Parliament (MP) SS Ahluwalia and comprised of Satya Pal Singh and Vishnu Dayal Ram.

28 Jun 2019 10:00 AM

Mamata urges Cong, left in WB to fight against BJP; Oppn deny

The Trinamool Congress supremo said all the 23 opposition parties should unitedly fight against malfunctioning of EVMs.

27 Jun 2019 12:21 PM

TMC delegates to visit Bhatpara on June 28 to take stock of post-violence situation

On June 20, clashes broke out between two groups suspected to be affiliated to the ruling TMC and the BJP in Bhatpara.

26 Jun 2019 8:46 PM

Class 10 girl in Kolkata tries to slit wrist inside school washroom

Vice Principal Sudeshna Banerjee said that the girl when questioned told she is undergoing psychiatric treatment and was under medication.

26 Jun 2019 8:16 PM