West Bengal: Two women were killed and 50 others affected, 12 of them seriously, when gas leaked from a cyclinder in a welding workshop in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Tuesday.
Kolkata: A city court on Tuesday sent top East Bengal Club official Debabrata Sarkar, an accused in the Saradha chit fund scam, to further three days' CBI custody while it remanded main accused
Jalpaiguri: Large parts of Jalpaiguri and Coochbehar districts were flooded following torrential rains in past two days with red alert hoisted at Domohoni point of Teesta, district authorities
Kolkata: The West Bengal government on Monday decided to hike bus and minibus fares in the state by Re one over existing stages of fares in view of hike in diesel prices and cost of spare parts
Kolkata: A city court Monday granted bail to Santanu Ghosh, chairman of city-based company Xenitis Group, who was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate for his alleged monetary links with multi-
Kolkata: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday questioned Trinamool Congress MP Ahmed Hassan Imran in connection with its money laundering probe in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam case
Kolkata: Slamming Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for questioning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s official visit to Singapore, state finance minister Amit Mitra on Sunday said
Howrah: President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said poor standards of higher educational institutes in India compared to international benchmarks saddens him.
"The standards of higher
Kolkata: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday questioned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s recent Singapore visit to attract investment, noting that her Trinamool Congress had
New Delhi: Taking stock of military capability building along the China border, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday visited the Behrampore military station in Murshidabad which will part of
Kolkata: Manoranjana Singh, wife of former union minister and Congress leader Matang Sinh, Sunday appeared before the CBI here for interrogation in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha
Jangipur (WB): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said recent changes would shape India to log a higher growth trajectory.
Indirectly referring to the change in government at the Centre, he
New Delhi: CBI on Sunday arrested a businessman, Sandhir Agarwal, in Kolkata for his alleged role in the Saradha chit fund scam after an intense grilling session with company chairman Sudipta Sen
Murshidabad (West Bengal): President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed concern over India lagging behind other countries in having patents, and said no country can progress without innovation.
New Delhi: CBI on Saturday night arrested a businessman, Sandhir Agarwal, in Kolkata for his alleged role in the Saradha chit fund scam after an intense grilling session with company chairman
Kolkata: Claiming that there were more than 3.5 crore illegal Bangladeshi immigrants in India, Vishwa Hindu Parisad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia Saturday threatened legal action against West
Kolkata: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday lauded the West Bengal government for accepting the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in principle and said the state`s approach on the issue
Kolkata: The BJP Saturday demanded that the West Bengal government issue a white paper on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s maiden foreign visit to Singapore.
Led by Banerjee and Finance
Kolkata: The BJP on Saturday demanded that the West Bengal government should publish a white paper about Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s trip to Singapore to attract investments.
Kolkata: Alleging that West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress was in regular touch with the union home ministry, the Left Front on Saturday wondered if the CBI, probing the Saradha scam, will be
Kolkata: Probing the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam, the CBI on Saturday grilled retired IPS officer Rajat Majumdar for nearly seven hours.
Besides Majumdar, who had served as director
Kolkata: Probing the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam, the CBI has now summoned former IPS officer Rajat Majumdar for questioning. He will be appearing before the agency Saturday, an official said
New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will on Saturday visit Panagarh in West Bengal where he will take stock of the progress in raising the new Mountain Strike Corps which will look after the
Kolkata: Youth Congress leader Shaumik Hossain and son of former Congress MP Mannan Hossain on Friday joined the Trinamool Congress along with several others.
All India General Secretary of
Purulia: A local BJP leader was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Friday when he went out for a morning walk at Baghmundi here.
Anil Gope, BJP Bagmundi Block President, died on the spot when
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