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West Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra dies at 78 in Kolkata

Sources at the private hospital where Mitra was admitted to said he died due to heart and age-related ailments.

30 Jul 2020 3:32 PM

Will stay true to BJP: Mukul Roy

In a dramatic twist, photos and posters of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah disappeared from Mr Roy’s residence at South Avenue

27 Jul 2020 12:08 PM

BSF hands over 4 Bangla fishermen to BGB in a mid-river flag meet

The four fishermen tried to escape but the BSF speed boat chased and intercepted them within 500 meters of Indian territory

26 Jul 2020 2:38 PM

Mamata inducts Chhatradhar Mahato to regain tribal trust in West Bengal

Mahato is likely to be fielded as a TMC candidate in one of the constituencies in Jangalmahal covering four districts

24 Jul 2020 11:05 AM

Former football star quits BJP 24 hours after joining it

Mehtab Hossain's cold feet are an embarrassment for BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh

23 Jul 2020 12:27 PM

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BJP-led Centre hatching conspiracy to evict Opposition governments in states, alleges Mamata

She was addressing a virtual rally of the TMC on 'Martyrs' Day'.

21 Jul 2020 6:15 PM

Ban on flights to Kolkata extended to July 31

Mamata Banerjee requested an extension of the ban in view of the rise in COVID-19 cases

18 Jul 2020 11:15 AM

Dhankhar more dangerous than BJP: Didi

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar complained of collection of money from the students for their admissions in colleges

17 Jul 2020 12:40 PM

West Bengal MLA death is a case of suspected suicide, Mamata writes to President Kovind

A delegation of the Trinamool Congress, led by parliamentary party leader Derek O' Brien, called on the president on Wednesday.

15 Jul 2020 6:30 PM

Post-mortem says West Bengal BJP MLA died due to hanging, denies foul play

Ray's body was found hanging from the ceiling of a verandah outside a shuttered shop near his home in Bindal village.

14 Jul 2020 1:25 PM

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Kolkata: Mecca of Indian cricket, Eden Gardens, to turn into quarantine centre for police

The beds will be put in galleries around the seating and not on the pitch.

11 Jul 2020 3:16 PM

Ahead of Eid, BSF delpoys more troops along Bangladesh border to curb cattle smuggling

The BSF has increased the deployment of night camera tractors and speed boats to prevent animal trafficking before Eid.

07 Jul 2020 10:15 AM

Kolkata woman killed in moving taxi, body dumped in a canal; cabbie nabbed

A driver of a mobile application-based taxi service has been arrested.

04 Jul 2020 5:58 PM

West Bengal likely to introduce chapter on coronavirus in school syllabus from 2021

There are plans to introduce the topic on the coronavirus from junior to higher classes, another official said.

30 Jun 2020 1:16 PM

Zomato employees burn company's t-shirts, says we won't work for 'Chinese' company

Some of them claimed that they had quit their job as Zomato has a sizeable Chinese investment

28 Jun 2020 11:14 AM

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Mamata in West Bengal extends lockdown till July 31; Yediyurappa warns of shutting Bengaluru

Tamil Nadu, too, has imposed a lockdown across Chennai and adjoining districts.

25 Jun 2020 2:21 PM

Boycott China Products: Ban may impact Chinese exports worth $17 billion

The Confederation of All India Traders has written an open letter to celebrities, asking them to stop endorsing made-in China products

19 Jun 2020 1:50 PM

Bengal voters will turn Mamata into a political refugee: Amit Shah

The TMC reacted sharply to Mr Shah, saying that he “peddled lies” and that the saffron party was “hungry for votes”

10 Jun 2020 12:20 AM

Defence ministry gives nod for OFB to build 156 BMP II vehicles for the Army

The delivery time is expected to be after two years, according to sources

01 Jun 2020 5:45 PM

Covid-19: West Bengal doctor says state seems to be moving towards Sweden model

Sweden model has stressed on on testing and segregating high-risk population.

30 May 2020 10:30 AM

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