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Army rescues 150 tourists in North Sikkim

As per army sources, the rescue operations will continue through the night to locate any other tourist in the area.

10 Jan 2019 2:03 AM

Poor response to CTUs strike

Life normal in state barring some rail blockades.

09 Jan 2019 5:51 AM

Mamata Banerjee extends retirement age of college teachers

Banerjee said that while her government has set up 23 new universities in the past seven years, another 11 will come up soon.

08 Jan 2019 7:22 AM

‘Ram Mandir decision should be after gauging public sentiments’

UP minister Baghel says temple will be built in Ayodhya.

05 Jan 2019 5:15 AM

UP govt seeks to invite Mamata Banerjee for Kumbh

The developmental work is being carried with another Rs 4,300 crore from other budgets, an official release said.

05 Jan 2019 5:11 AM


TMC slams move to push Aadhaar Act amendment

The bill seeks to amend the Aadhaar Act, Indian Telegraph Act and the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

05 Jan 2019 5:06 AM

Woman gangraped by 4 men in Khardah

The incident took place on Wednesday night and the woman is under treatment at Panihati state general hospital.

04 Jan 2019 5:30 AM

Mamata Banerjee asks Modi not to teach Bengal democracy

Banerjee said all efforts of the BJP would be foiled and it would not be able to fulfil its electoral expectations here.

04 Jan 2019 5:26 AM

Centre pays only 20 per cent of crop insurance to farmers: Mamata Banerjee

The state would henceforth pay the entire amount, she said addressing an administrative meeting here.

03 Jan 2019 1:20 AM

Kin to get Rs 2 lakh in case of farmer’s death: Mamata Banerjee

The Mamata Banerjee government has already waived tax and cess on agricultural land “to help farmers in distress.”

01 Jan 2019 3:59 AM


‘Sen had the guts to speak against state oppression’

Former Naxals say his films portrayed the real picture of society.

31 Dec 2018 6:15 AM

West Bengal govt blames Metro Railway for fire mishap

Several passengers had alleged that they did not receive any help from the authorities, even after calling the helpline repeatedly.

29 Dec 2018 3:43 AM

West Bengal CM slams BJP’ plan to hold ‘danga’ processions

The Supreme Court on Monday declined an urgent hearing on a BJP plea challenging a Calcutta HC order disallowing its rath yatras in the state.

29 Dec 2018 3:38 AM

BJP's rath yatras aimed at stirring up communal passion in Bengal: Trinamool

TMC's Chatterjee said his party believes in constructive politics unlike BJP which 'only believes in destruction and dividing people'.

28 Dec 2018 8:58 AM

Stampede-like situation as fire breaks out in Metro; 16 injured

Passengers claimed around 40 persons fell ill due to suffocation and a stampede-like situation occurred inside the train.

28 Dec 2018 12:41 AM


BJP making false claims about crop insurance, says Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee is a strident critic of the BJP and among the foremost opposition leaders against it.

27 Dec 2018 7:54 AM

Modi, Mamata playing with religion, alleges Kanhaiya Kumar

Kumar said that Bengal’s demography, with around 30 per cent minority population, is a blessing but can also become a curse.

27 Dec 2018 7:49 AM

Mamata remembers Atal on his birth anniversary

Banerjee had served as the railway minister in Vajpayee-led Cabinet.

26 Dec 2018 1:32 AM

Vardhan calls for more private sector investments in research

Elaborating, he said in space research “We had made a milestone launch of 104 nano satellites onboard a single rocket.

26 Dec 2018 1:30 AM

Cabinet okays online system for mutation

Once the property is mutated, the details are updated in the revenue records of civic bodies.

25 Dec 2018 6:16 AM