Justices Mishra, Goel and lawyer Nariman appointed SC judges

Chief Justices of Calcutta and Orissa High Courts, Arun Mishra and Adarsh Goel and eminent lawyer Rohinton Nariman, who were in the panel recommended by the Supreme Court collegium along with Gopal Subramanium, have been appointed as judges in the apex court.

89 contestants in the fray for third phase LS polls in Bengal

Altogether 89 contestants remained in the fray for the third phase Lok Sabha elections on April 30 in West Bengal after scrutiny of nominations, Election Commission officials said here on Thursday.

Trinamool leader`s hate speech: Calcutta HC questions police inaction

The Calcutta High Court Thursday directed the West Bengal DGP to personally appear before it Friday and explain police inaction against a Trinamool Congress leader for a hate speech.

Calcutta CAT bench head alleges phone tapping

Justice Pratap Kumar Ray, a retired Calcutta High Court judge and current head of the Central Administrative Tribunal`s Calcutta bench, has complained to the home secretary that his mobile phone is being tapped.

Buchanan took Oz players to `red-light areas` in Calcutta to `broaden their horizons`

Former Australian coach John Buchanan has stated that he tried to make travelling an enlightening experience for cricket players and took them to red-light areas in Calcutta, and albatross rookeries in New Zealand.

From Calcutta to Kolkata: Different names, similar problems

Observing that problems that plagued Kolkata (then Calcutta) during British rule have persisted, two West Bengal archivists Friday cited as example the decision to shift the state secretariat - albeit temporarily.

From Calcutta to Kolkata: Different names, similar problems

Observing that problems that plagued Kolkata (then Calcutta) during British rule have persisted, two West Bengal archivists on Friday cited as example the decision to shift the state secretariat - albeit temporarily.

Calcutta HC upholds appointment of Amit Banerjee

The Calcutta High Court upheld the appointment of Dr Amit Banerjee as vice-chancellor of West Bengal University of Health Science.

Sky gazers to witness celestial fireworks display

Sky watchers will be able to witness a celestial fireworks display on Aug 13.

Calcutta HC gives week to edu dept on corporal punishment

The Calcutta High Court on Friday gave a
final week`s time to the West Bengal Education Department to
file an affidavit on steps it had taken to stop corporal
punishment in schools after it failed to do so last week.

Mother Teresa : The “living” saint of Calcutta

I see God in every human being. When I wash the leper`s wounds, I feel I am nursing the Lord himself. Is it not a beautiful experience?: Mother Teresa.

Calcutta HC sets aside CLB order on Birla Corp AGM

The Calcutta HC on Friday set aside an order of the Company Law Board directing Harsh Vardhan Lodha not to chair the annual general meeting of MP Birla group flagship Birla Corporation and ordered it to hear the matter again.

SC upholds Calcutta HC order on vehicle ban

There was no relief for transporters in West Bengal as the Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the Calcutta High Court order directing the phase-out of diesel-powered 15-year-old commercial vehicles.