Biplob Ghosal

Biplob Ghosal: Being a news enthusiast, he has a keen interest in news related to politics and cricket. He is also a big supporter of armed forces and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

West Bengal polls: Voting for 49 seats in fourth phase held

Kolkata: Amidst unprecedented security to preempt any violence, polling for the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly polls which will seal the fate of a number of Trinamool Congress ministers, bega

West Bengal Assembly elections, 3rd phase: As it happened

Kolkata: A CPI(M) polling agent was killed and four other party workers were injured as incidents of violence today marred polling in 62 seats in the third phase of West Bengal Assembly election wh

Assam, West Bengal Assembly polls - phase II: As it happened on Monday

Amid reports of stray incidents of violence in some pockets, an estimated 60 per cent voters on Monday exercised their franchise till 1 PM in 31 assembly constituencies in three districts of West B

My fight is not against Tarun Gogoi, but against poverty, corruption: PM Narendra Modi in Assam

Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick-starts election campaign in Assam by addressing a rally at Tinsukia on Saturday.

Rajya Sabha passes Juvenile Justice Bill: As it happened

Delhi: Those aged 16 and above will now be tried as adults for heinous crimes like rape as Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill, days after the juvenile convict in the ghastly 2012 gangrape-cum-murd

Peter Mukerjea charged with murder, sent to CBI custody: As it happened

Former media magnate and Peter Mukerjea, arrested by the CBI in connection with the sensational Sheena Bora murder case for allegedly "shielding the accused", was sent to CBI custody on Friday.

Paris terror attacks: As it happened

President Francois Hollande on Saturday confirmed that 127 people were killed in Paris terror attacks. The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria claimed responsibility for the dastardly act.

PM Modi in UK, says no place for intolerance; India is the land of Gandhi and Buddha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday arrived in the United Kingdom on a three-day visit.

Russian airliner crashes in Egypt: As it happened

A Russian airliner crashed on Saturday in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula. The civilian aircraft was carrying 217 passengers and seven crew members.

Bihar elections, third phase: As it happened

Nearly seven million people voted by Wednesday evening in the third round of the Bihar Assembly election.