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West Bengal

Mamata writes to PM Modi, urges to reverse corporatisation of ordnance factories

'I request you to stall and reverse the process in the greater interest of national security,' Banerjee wrote in the letter

23 Jul 2019 6:54 PM

WB: DRI arrests one person for smuggling, recovers cigarettes worth Rs 1.05 cr

The arrested was smuggling the cigarettes from Myanmar and Guwahati to Kolkata.

22 Jul 2019 8:31 PM

Mamata attacks BJP over I-T notice to Durga Puja Committees Forum

'I condemn this attitude of bringing the puja committee under Income Tax,' Mamata said.

22 Jul 2019 4:21 PM

Meet Chandrakanta, from Bengal farmer's son to key member of Chandrayaan-2

Chandrakanta has designed the antenna systems for the Indian satellites and ground stations.

22 Jul 2019 2:15 PM

HC extends interim protection from arrest to ex-top cop Rajeev Kumar

They maintained that Kumar has neither been named as an accused nor as a witness in seven charge sheets the CBI filed in the case so far.

22 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

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Return 'promised Rs 15 lakh black money' to people: Mamata to BJP

TMC has filed an FIR against Dilip Ghosh for threatening to drag party leaders out of buses on their way to the rally.

21 Jul 2019 1:47 PM

'19 mein half, '21 mei saaf': Babul Supriyo on TMC government in WB

The Union Minister has been critical of TMC supremo Mamata accusing her of provoking violence in the state.

21 Jul 2019 11:19 AM

TMC to hold Martyrs Day mega rally today; Mamata blames BJP of foulplay

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh called TMC's rally as 'Didi's Circus'. However, an FIR has been filed against him.

21 Jul 2019 9:00 AM

Jai Shri Ram row: TMC leader Madan Mitra plans 'Ram Katha' in Bhowanipore

Mitra also said that apart from 'Ram Katha' he will also erect statues of Ram and Sita alongside the idol of Goddess Durga.

19 Jul 2019 4:19 PM

12 movie, TV stars in West Bengal join BJP

Ghosh said 17 municipal council members from Darjeeling had not been able to visit their homes after joining the BJP.

19 Jul 2019 7:42 AM

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GoAir to start seven overseas and eight domestic flights

On July 25 GoAir will start maiden flights to and from Delhi–Bangkok and Kannur–Dubai.

18 Jul 2019 6:53 PM

Triple talaq petitioner 'threatened' for attending Hanuman Chalisa recital

Mother to a 14-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son, Ishrat Jahan is one of 5 petitioners in case against instant triple talaq.

18 Jul 2019 3:14 PM

Saradha chit fund case: Former TMC MP Kunal Ghosh appears before ED

The ED had on Monday summoned Ghosh to appear before it.

17 Jul 2019 2:41 PM

516 fishermen, 32 indian boats repatriated by coast guard from Bangladesh

The boats alongwith the fishermen are being escorted up to Kakdwip harbour where they will be handed over to state fisheries authorities.

16 Jul 2019 8:50 PM

Man arrested for harassing Bengali actress on social media

The accused had opened a fake account in the name of Mukesh Mayukh, the officer said.

16 Jul 2019 12:22 PM

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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

'Gorkhaland was never promised by us,' says West Bengal BJP chief

Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts of the state had witnessed a 104-day strike in 2017 seeking creation of separate Gorkhaland state.

14 Jul 2019 9:11 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

KKR part ways with Kallis, Katich after below-par IPL 2019

Kallis joined the side in 2011 as a player before replacing Trevor Bayliss as head coach in October 2015.

14 Jul 2019 5:12 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

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