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Kolkata News | India

PIB tweet on death of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose welcomed by nephew

The Centre in reply to an RTI in 2017 had confirmed that Netaji had died on that day, he said.

22 Aug 2019 6:32 AM

Mukul Roy booked for taking bribe, moves Calcutta HC for anticipatory bail

Sources claimed that he played a crucial role behind the recent induction of a group of Tollywood actors into the BJP.

22 Aug 2019 4:27 AM

‘Daal-Bhaat’ strikes jarring note as BJP honours Sovan Chatterjee

Bantering her and Mr Chatterjee, Mr Ghosh compared their pair with Daal-Bhaat (rice and daal), a popular combination of Bengali dish.

21 Aug 2019 6:15 AM

Kolkata: Speeding Jaguar hits Merc, kills 2

Biryani restaurant chain owner’s younger son behind wheels, arrested.

18 Aug 2019 7:21 AM

Trinamul minister, ex-top cop grilled in ponzi cases

Chatterjee who was associated with the newspaper was, however, allowed to go after his statement was recorded.

17 Aug 2019 7:35 AM


Braving jolt to TMC, Mamata takes potshot at Sovan Chatterjee

Later at another rally in Hazra More where Mr Chatterjee’s estranged wife Ratna was also present, the Trinamul chief offered moral support to her.

15 Aug 2019 3:23 AM

No tax notices issued to Puja panels: CBDT

Firhad Hakim slammed the Narendra Modi government alleging political vendetta by using the IT department.

14 Aug 2019 2:12 AM

Zomato delivery staff go on strike

On Sunday a group of food delivery staff of the app-based network in Howrah decided to go on strike from Monday.

13 Aug 2019 2:43 AM

Our state has reduced unemployment by 45 per cent: Mamata Banerjee

She also appealed to the young generation to question the Narendra Modi government on unemployment.

13 Aug 2019 2:40 AM

Prashant Kishor interfering in state’s functioning: BJP

A contract has been done between them in exchange of a lot of money.

12 Aug 2019 2:47 AM


Coast Guard patrol vesel Kanaklata launched

The first ship of this class, ICGS Priyadarshini has been commissioned on 27 March this year.

11 Aug 2019 4:31 AM

Heavy rain throws life out of gear in state

Though there were less number of public transports, some parts of the metropolis witnessed traffic snarls causing inconvenience to commuters.

09 Aug 2019 1:50 AM

Petition filed in Bombay HC against strike

Afak Mandiviya filed the petition seeking direction to the MARD to take back the illegal strike, which has begun Wednesday.

08 Aug 2019 2:56 AM

Mamata, governor Dhankhar mourn death of Sushma Swaraj

A statement from Raj Bhavan stated that the governor was extremely shocked to learn about the sad and untimely demise of Ms Swaraj.

08 Aug 2019 2:11 AM

Despite party MP criticism, Mamata Banerjee mum on Article 370 move

Despite party MP criticism, Mamata Banerjee mum on Article 370 move

06 Aug 2019 2:50 AM


Kolkata: Teenager drowns during swimming lessons in pool

Shahbaz who had joined swimming training barely some days ago was irregular, sources revealed.

05 Aug 2019 4:22 AM

Mamata remembers Kishore Kumar on his 90th birth anniversary

Amit Kumar, Kishore Kumar's son from his first wife Ruma Guhathakurta, was also present at the programme.

05 Aug 2019 4:18 AM

Man gets life for raping, impregnating teenager

According to the complaint, Dey had entered into a relationship with the girl and “took advantage” of her on the pretext of marrying her.

02 Aug 2019 1:18 AM

CCD founder’s death: Mamata blames it on Central agencies

She complained that the Central agencies have been forcing many industrialists to leave the country.

01 Aug 2019 1:43 AM

Old couple killed for property, 2 bodies found in Narendrapur

Seeing through the windows, the local residents found them lying on two floors after their repeated knocks elicited no response at around 9 am.

31 Jul 2019 3:26 AM