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Veteran CPM leader Nirupam Sen dies at 72

The former politburo member of the CPI(M) is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter.

25 Dec 2018 1:24 AM

BJP warns TMC: Don’t make police ‘attack’ partymen

Dilip Ghosh said that the police has been using its all strength to stop the BJP.

24 Dec 2018 6:41 AM

TMC to BJP: For yatra, 1st go to people’s court

Partha Chatterjee also called upon the media to ‘boycott’ the BJP.

24 Dec 2018 6:36 AM

Ex-IPS officer’s aide arrested from Delhi in extortion case

Bharati Ghosh, who was the West Midnapore SP, had resigned from service after she was transferred to a less significant post in December 2017.

23 Dec 2018 2:12 AM

BJP will move Supreme Court over rath yatras in West Bengal

Plans to move top court next week, may filled heavyweight lawyers.

23 Dec 2018 2:10 AM


Mamata Banerjee seeks public opinion on Centre snooping order

she wondered that why the Central government needed to give sweeping powers to its agencies when it has the machinery already.

22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM

Calcutta HC order allowing BJP yatra quashed

It also sent back the matter to the single-judge bench for further hearing.

22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM

Mamata ministry expanded, four new faces inducted

With this, the strength of the ministry increased from 40 to 44, which is the maximum for 294-seat Assembly in West Bengal.

21 Dec 2018 1:02 AM

State BJP hails high court order allowing rath yatra

The “Rath Yatra” is being touted by the saffron party as “Gantantra Bachao (Save Democracy) Yatra”.

21 Dec 2018 1:02 AM

Kolkata woman slapped by traffic police officer

Local police station has recorded woman’s complaint; adding that CCTV footages of the area have been sought.

20 Dec 2018 6:48 PM


Rath yatra: HC hears state, BJP; order today

This would require huge deployment of security personnel.

20 Dec 2018 1:19 AM

BJP may move Calcutta HC against state’s rathyatra decision

On Saturday, the state government informed the state BJP that it would not allow Rath Yatra in the state.

17 Dec 2018 6:04 AM

BJP worker death leads to violence in East Midnapore

The BJP workers allegedly came on motorcycles and attacked the homes of Trinamul Congress workers.

17 Dec 2018 6:01 AM

Bangladesh honours 12 Indian soldiers martyred in war

The twelve martyred soldiers include seven from Indian army, two from the air force, one from the navy and two from the BSF.

17 Dec 2018 5:58 AM

College student murdered in Murshidabad

A college student was found murdered under mysterious circumstances near her home at Sagardighi in Murshidabad.

16 Dec 2018 12:50 AM


‘Wouldn’t have achieved freedom without India’

Ms Rosy is leading a Bangladeshi delegation, including Mukti Joddhas, participating in the Vijay Diwas celebrations in Kolkata this year.

16 Dec 2018 12:47 AM

Man gets death for ‘waging war on India’

Sameer had links with terror outfit LeT.

16 Dec 2018 12:45 AM

Another TMC worker killed in 24 Parganas

Suddenly a gang of miscreants opened fire on him.

15 Dec 2018 12:23 AM

Yechury: BJP’s defeat due to people’s anger

The Left leader cited three-fold objectives to oust the BJP-led government at the Centre.

14 Dec 2018 1:35 AM

Semifinal has shown door to saffron party, says Mamata Banerjee

She also described it as the “people’s verdict” while calling the public as “man of the match”.

12 Dec 2018 1:29 AM