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Amit Shah plans 5 rallies in Bengal after jolt on yatra

The alternative plan was discussed at a meeting attended by senior BJP leaders at the West Bengal BJP office in central Kolkata on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2019 5:38 AM

Coast Guard on high alert at Sagar Island

The air assets are connected with the Radar station in Coast Guard District Headquarters in Haldia for continuous surveillance.

15 Jan 2019 2:02 AM

Research scholar hangs self in Jadavpur

Months before her marriage, a young research scholar committed suicide on Sunday by hanging herself from the ceiling of her home in Jadavpur.

14 Jan 2019 1:03 AM

Bengali poet alleges harassment at Silchar event

Demonstrators unleashed vandalism during which glass panes of the hotel were broken.

14 Jan 2019 1:01 AM

BJP chief Ghosh calls Mamata accidental CM

On a note of humour the BJP Kharagpur MLA however quipped that he would like to act in “real life” instead of “reel life.”

13 Jan 2019 1:21 AM


West Bengal to pull out of Ayushman Bharat scheme

Centre makes ‘tall claims’ while state bears 40 per cent cost, says Mamata.

11 Jan 2019 6:01 AM

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