Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 | Last Update : 05:36 AM IST

Calcutta [Kolkata]

Triple Talaq would not yield votes: BJP candidates in WB

BJP's Muslim candidates say their outreach was not based on the triple talaq but on issues such as domestic violence and women education.

23 Apr 2019 5:20 PM

Mamata Banerjee running ‘mafia raj’: Amit Shah

Shah observed that Ms Banerjee has been attacking the Election Commission as she can not rig the polls.

23 Apr 2019 6:13 AM

Mukul Roy writes to CEO over campaigning by Bangladeshi actors for TMC

The Lok Sabha polls for the 42 seats of the state are scheduled to be conducted in all the seven phases.

21 Apr 2019 8:05 PM

Navdeep Saini ready for his big break if given a chance to play in the World Cup

The uncapped pacer is the sole bowler among the standbys with the others being Ambati Rayudu and Rishabh Pant.

20 Apr 2019 11:23 AM

Russell questions KKR's decision to send him lower down the order

'In the middle period, if we scored a bit faster we would definitely get the runs with even balls the spare,' said a disappointed Russell.

20 Apr 2019 10:57 AM


CID grills former-IPS officer, BJP candidate Bharati Ghosh for first time

The CID had summoned Ms Ghosh to face questionning at the Bhawani Bhavan on Thursday.

19 Apr 2019 5:04 PM

Won't seek Mamata's support to form govt: WB Congress chief

Cong had sent party leaders Abhishek Singhvi and Mallikarjun Kharge and a letter of support from Gandhi to Banerjee's 'United India' rally.

18 Apr 2019 3:40 PM

RCB seeks win against KKR, hopes to stay alive in the IPL

Kolkata's dangerman Andre Russell has suffered an injury scare after being hit on his left shoulder by a bouncer during their practice.

18 Apr 2019 12:26 PM

'Rankings don't mean anything as every team has equal chance to win WC': Dale Steyn

Steyn, who will turn 36 in June, will probably be appearing in his last World Cup and he said they are going with high expectations.

18 Apr 2019 11:03 AM

Dream come true to be part of this World Cup team: Karthik

'I am very excited. It has been a dream for me to be a part of this team for a long time now,' said Karthik.

16 Apr 2019 10:35 AM


Jewellers bat for standardisation in hallmarking of gold

GJC Chairman Anantha Padmanabhan said annual turnover of gem and jewellery industry is around Rs four lakh crore.

15 Apr 2019 6:23 PM

IPL 2019: CSK thrashes KKR by five wickets to claim 7th win of the season

Chasing a target of 162, CSK had a modest start, losing their first wicket early in the name of Shane Watson.

14 Apr 2019 9:43 PM

Sitaram Yechury blames BJP, TMC for 'competitive communalism' over Ram Navami

He also observed that the people's vote for any of the two parties would be counter-productive for both.

14 Apr 2019 7:18 PM

Mamata Banerjee fumes over BJP’s armed Navami rallies

Mamata Banerjee said that carrying mace and sword some people have hit the street to seek votes.

14 Apr 2019 4:05 AM

Mamata asks Modi-Shah to not beg for votes in name of army

Banerjee's warning came a day after ex-servicemen complained of 'politicisation of forces' by BJP in a letter to President Kovind.

12 Apr 2019 7:00 PM


'Kohli has a different hunger when he plays for India': Kuldeep Yadav

The Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore have lost six matches on the trot this IPL season but Kuldeep backed his captain.

11 Apr 2019 4:33 PM

Rahul vows to spare 'no one' in Rafale scam

He bantered that the Supreme Court's order has scared Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

10 Apr 2019 7:46 PM

Modi in fresh slugfest with Mamata Banerjee over Bengal

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is contesting the general election from Wayanad in Kerala and Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

08 Apr 2019 1:35 AM

Modi calls Didi treacherous, slams her for supporting for '2 PMs in India' demand

'The brave son of Bengal abolished the dream of two PMs for India for her unity',Modi said.

07 Apr 2019 7:31 PM

Post Mamata's letter, ECI justifies transfer of 4 senior cops in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday wrote to the ECI condemning the transfer of four senior police officers.

07 Apr 2019 4:21 PM