Kolkata: West Bengal soaked in the festive spirit on the occasion of 'Mahasaptami' which marks the beginning of the worship of Goddess Durga during her four-day sojourn on Earth.
Kolkata: Twenty inmates of an old age home joined in the festive cheer as they took a ride around the city's landmark pandals on 'Mahaspatami' on Wednesday.
The senior citizens, aged
Kolkata: Fans of Sachin Tendulkar have set up a Durga Puja pandal near here in the form of a cricket stadium graced by 10 idols of the 'God of Cricket'.
The idol of Goddess Durga,
Kolkata: President Pranab Mukherjee arrived at the NSC Bose International Airport here on Tuesday.
He was received at the Airport by West Bengal Governor Kesri Nath Tripathy and other
Kolkata: Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for a 'Swachh Bharat', Eastern Command of the Army will adopt villages to promote cleanliness and hygiene.
Kolkata: West Bengal was a picture of merriment and religiosity Tuesday due to Durga puja - the biggest festival in the state.
The generally five-day carnival, shortened to a four-day
Kolkata: Enforcement Directorate, Kolkata region has sealed the accounts of Kingfisher United East Bengal Private Limited, the holding company of Kingfisher East Bengal football club, in
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday offered job for one of the family members of a youth who's alleged custodial death recently sparked protests at Anara railway
Kolkata: Investigations and judicial proceedings on crimes against women have now become faster than before in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said.
New Delhi: CBI has filed a chargesheet against seven police officials, then posted at Dhaniakhali police, for the alleged custodial death of a vegetable seller, concluding that the death was
Kolkata: The father of the student of Visva Bharati university, who was allegedly molested and sexually harassed by three fellow students on Monday demanded CBI probe into his daughter's
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will celebrate Durga Puja festival in his native village in West Bengal's Birbhum district, an official announcement said Monday.
Mukherjee will visit
New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wants the Centre to clearly mention in National Judicial Appointments Bill that the Governor will have to follow the advice of the state
Kolkata: Enforcement Directorate (ED), probing the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam along with CBI, interrogated Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Srinjoy Bose today about the payments made to a
Kolkata: State BJP president Rahul Sinha has written a letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh demanding better security arrangements for Saradha group chief Sudipto Sen and suspended TMC
Kolkata: Calcutta High Court on Monday extended the stay of a single bench order that directed a CBI investigation into the Parui murder case till the court reopens after holidays next month.
Kolkata: A group of eminent academicians today briefed West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on various academic issues in Jadavpur University and also sought his intervention.
Suri: A Birbhum court sent Nemai Das, a BJP member arrested in connection with a clash in which a local Trinamool Congress leader was seriously injured, to judicial custody on Monday till
Kolkata: The city sessions court hearing the Saradha scam case on Monday allowed accused and suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh to submit his statements before the CBI investigating
Kolkata: CPI(M) state secretary Biman Bose on Monday said the party will take action if any functionary is proved guilty of being involved in the ponzi scheme.
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Srinjoy Bose has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, as per news reports on Monday
Krishnagar: Following the order of the Calcutta High Court, the police on Saturday lodged an FIR against actor turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his alleged "shoot and rape" comments
Kolkata: Taking a dig at BJP MP Hema Malini for saying that widows from West Bengal and Bihar should not crowd Vrindavan, a West Bengal minister on Saturday said it is the personal choice of an
Siliguri: A block-level Trinamool Congress leader was found hacked to death in his residence at Upper Bagdogra here and investigations are on by the detective department to track the killers.
Kolkata: Two Jadavpur University students arrested in connection with the alleged molestation of a woman student were Saturday remanded to judicial custody till Sep 29 by a city court here.
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