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107 West Bengal MLAs to join BJP: Mukul Roy

Mamata Banerjee’s nephew calls him ‘Chanakya made in China’.

14 Jul 2019 7:20 AM

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

WB: '10 TMC councillors rejoin party,' says Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek

He also accused the BJP of threatening and forcing the councilors to join it.

13 Jul 2019 7:14 PM

Posters of Amartya Sen's 'Jai Shri Ram' comment surface in Kolkata

The 'Jai Shri Ram' chant had become the centre of political controversy with BJP and TMC sparring over it during LS elections.

12 Jul 2019 5:30 PM

Looking for acquisitions, to foray into new FMCG categories: ITC's Sanjiv Puri

The company is seeking to be an engine of growth for Indian economy through a vibrant portfolio of future-ready businesses.

12 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

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‘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

SpiceJet technician dies after getting stuck in aircraft's landing gear door

The incident took place in the morning at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata.

10 Jul 2019 10:49 AM

Atrai drying because of Bangladesh dam construction: Mamata Banerjee

The nearly 400 km long river is a source of livelihood to thousands of fishermen and farmers, who use its water for irrigation.

09 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Yuvraj Singh regrets his decision of not settling with any IPL team

The swashbuckling allrounder, who retired after a glittering career last month, represented six different franchises in IPL.

09 Jul 2019 3:58 PM

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

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He should stick to his subject: Meghalaya Guv after Sen's remarks on ‘Jai Shri Ram’

The noted economist had also said that he has never heard of the festival Ram Navami being celebrated in Bengal before.

08 Jul 2019 12:48 PM

Tea industry seeks exemption of TDS on cash withdrawal

The tea body said that the wages paid to the tea garden workers were both in cash and in kind.

06 Jul 2019 2:56 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

Mamata, TMC leaders attend Nusrat Jahan-Nikhil Jain's wedding reception

The event was a star-studded bash and had prominent personalities from the film industry, politics and business world in attendance.

05 Jul 2019 8:56 AM

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Former football skipper Bhutia backs MS Dhoni's batting approach in World Cup

The Indian football team's second-highest scorer urged the International Cricket Council to undertake "serious efforts" to spread the game.

04 Jul 2019 7:05 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

Biker flees after hitting pedestrian, drags cop for 100 metres

Tapan Orang, who suffered serious injuries on his hands and legs in the incident, is currently recuperating at a police hospital.

03 Jul 2019 1:47 PM

Saradha scam: HC extends interim bail of IPS officer Rajeev Kumar

Kumar headed the Special Investigation Team that investigated the Saradha scam before the Central Bureau of Investigation took charge.

02 Jul 2019 7:13 PM

ISKCON sends Rathayatra invitatioUnfazed with trolls, Nusrat Jahan accepts ISKCON temple's Rathyatra invitationn to TMC MP Nusrat Jahan

Thanking the actor for accepting the invitation, an ISKCON official said,a she was 'really showing the road forward'.

02 Jul 2019 1:35 PM

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