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Boro Ma last rites held with full state honours

Mortal remains of Binapani Devi was taken to streets in a procession before it was consigned to flames at a crematorium in Thakurnagar.

08 Mar 2019 3:01 AM

Opposition asking for Balakot strike details untenable, says Prakash Javadekar

He said seeking proof of the operation in Balakot amounted to showing lack of confidence in the armed forces.

05 Mar 2019 1:49 AM

Bishnupur MP grilled for extorting money

The allegations included extorting money from job aspirants on false promises.

05 Mar 2019 1:47 AM

TMC forms a 12-member panel for poll campaign

While Abhishek Banerjee and O’Brien are Lok Sabha MPs, the other 10 members of the committee are ministers in the state cabinet.

04 Mar 2019 2:13 AM

Partha Chatterjee urges agitating SSC candidates to withdraw stir

Partha Chatterjee promised to look into the candidates’ demands and facilitate a discussion with West Bengal School Service Commission on Tuesday.

03 Mar 2019 2:02 AM


SC puts brakes on Haryana law allowing buildings in Aravallis

Bench questions motive behind amendment to 119-year-old green Act.

02 Mar 2019 2:38 AM

BJP to flaunt Modi’s fight against terror

Meeting noted heightened patriotism, nationalistic fervour prevailing in West Bengal.

02 Mar 2019 2:30 AM

Country wants to know what happened in Balakot, says Mamata Banerjee

Government officials had said on Tuesday that in a pre-dawn strike, the IAF bombed and destroyed Jaish-e-Mohammed’s biggest training camp at Balakot.

01 Mar 2019 1:46 AM

CRPF man’s widow pitches for peace, unfazed by trolls

Mita Santra’s husband Bablu Santra was one of the 40 victims of the suicide attack on a CRPF convoy in Kashmir's Pulwama on February 14.

01 Mar 2019 1:36 AM

Ajgar Ali, Musthafa take initial lead at Himalayan Drive 7

India’s only international TSD rally started off from from Murti through Gorumara National Park via Phuentsholing to Paro in Bhutan.

01 Mar 2019 1:07 AM


Indo-Bangla exercise to counter terrorism

The drill will be conducted at Tangail in Bangladesh from March 2 to 15.

28 Feb 2019 3:07 AM

2 JMB operatives caught, cache of explosives seized

On October 2, 2014, a blast had occurred in a house at Khagragarh in Burdwan district, killing two persons.

28 Feb 2019 3:05 AM

Brahmastra Corps to counter China threat

XVII Mountain Strike Corps was shifted to Jharkhand; it’ll be back to its original place now.

28 Feb 2019 3:00 AM

Rose Valley scam: CBI officer need not appear before court

The high court had on February 13 stayed the order of the Alipore court.

27 Feb 2019 1:51 AM

Are you with country or Pakistan: BJP to Mamata Banerjee

The country has been in the grip of terrorism for the past 30 years.

26 Feb 2019 2:41 AM


Trinamul Young Congress president gunned down

The victim, Najmul Sheikh (33), was the Trinamul Young Congress president at Goljan of the district.

26 Feb 2019 2:41 AM

Mamata Banerjee hits out at Modi government on Pulwama terror attack

She not only called the surgical strike merely a “war-game” but also cautioned Modi that politics should not be played with the blood of the jawans.

26 Feb 2019 2:37 AM

Yogi can’t lecture CM on law and order: Minister

The minister said that the victims were skilled labourers.

25 Feb 2019 1:22 AM

Woman held for smuggling gold near Indo-Bangla border

The woman, coming from hinterland, was walking towards village Haritalapara near the international boundary.

25 Feb 2019 1:22 AM

Kolkata: Mob assaults youth for being ‘child-lifter’

Locals alleged that the youth was roaming in the area wearing a burqa and was “trying” to lift children from behind a shopping mall.

24 Feb 2019 8:13 AM