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Bengal flood toll rises to 46 with 7 more deaths

According to an official at the agriculture department, out of 10,82,285 hectares of paddy seedbeds, 1,79,321 hectares were damaged.

 

Car full of fake medicine seized in Bengal, one arrested

Apart from the fake syrup bottles, we have seized multiple jars of liquid syrup and labels of renowned pharmaceutical companies from the car.
 

Bengal to replace or upgrade 15,000 semi-mechanised ferries

West Bengal on Tuesday sought participation of boat manufacturers from different states in its bid to replace or upgrade nearly 15,000 semi-mechanised ferries plying in the state's waterways.

West Bengal: Jetty collapse toll rises to five

With the recovery of two more bodies on Thursday the toll in the jetty collapse in the Hooghly river at Bhadreswar in Hooghly district rose to five.

Jetty submerges in water in Hooghly river, 3 dead, 65 missing; rescue operation on

Jetty submerges in water in Hooghly river, 3 dead, 65 missing; rescue operation on

At least three people were killed after a jetty submerged in water due to high tide in Bhadreswar of Hooghly district, West Bengal.

Unpaid for months, veteran Bengal cardiologist jumps before train

A veteran physician committed suicide by jumping in front of a local train allegedly because he was not getting his salary at his Hooghly district hospital.

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to begin Singur land handover to farmers from today

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to begin Singur land handover to farmers from today

The intense peasant movement had resulted in Tata Motors abandoning the Singur project and later bringing out Nano from Sanand in Gujarat.
 

Abhishek Banerjee injured in road accident; West Bengal CM Mamata orders CID probe

Abhishek Banerjee injured in road accident; West Bengal CM Mamata orders CID probe

Abhishek Banerjee was being administered oxygen and saline and would be kept under observation for four days.