Trinamool Congress Tuesday took strong exception to West Bengal BJP chief Rahul Sinha's presence when Union Minister Rajnath Singh, who is here on a two-day visit to the state, met Governor K N Tripathi at Raj Bhavan questioning his 'locus standi' to be present there.
Now that the NIA charge sheet has proved the existence of a terror network in West Bengal, the state government should apologise for opposing investigation into the Burdwan Blast, BJP national secretary Siddharth Nath Singh today said.
The Left Front on Monday dismissed the suggestion that BJP would end the "misrule" of the Trinamool Congress, saying that the "saffron party-led Hindutva forces" were only complimenting TMC's "radical fundamentalism".
As millions of people across the globe pledged to switch off non-essential lights for an hour to observe the Earth Hour, the city's iconic Victoria Memorial and the Indian Museum too joined the cause to save power.
In the backdrop of recent arrest of two Bangladeshi nationals in connection with Ranaghat nun gang-rape case, West Bengal governor KN Tripathi on Saturday said that Centre and the state must work together to curb infiltration.
With World Cup virus spreading like wildfire and no respite sought by the cricket crazy Kolkatans, 'Dhoni Soya Malai Seekh Kebab' and and 'Paneer Kohli Labador' will now be served on platter to escalate the mercury level on an already sizzling late spring noon on the semi-final match day.
Hours after the BJP's state leadership decided to act tough against dissent, dissidents and loyal workers fought outside the party office on Tuesday while efforts were being made to free state unit president Rahul Sinha who was gheraoed since morning.
A Kolkata-based company has filed a police complaint against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty alleging that it was fraudulently induced to invest Rs.9 crore in a company run by her, police said on Sunday.
At least 100 computer programmers and innovators will brainstorm in the city's first technological hackathon to come up with ideas for a 'smart' India where devices could be controlled from a single source, an organiser said on Saturday.