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West Bengal govt trying to end Gorkhaland movement: Bimal Gurung to SC

West Bengal govt trying to end Gorkhaland movement: Bimal Gurung to SC

Gurung's counsel claimed before a bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan that the state was proceeding in a "biased manner" against GJM members.

Dec 05, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

WB govt decision to release documents on Netaji welcome: PMK

PMK on Sunday welcomed West Bengal government's decision to release documents on freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose, but said the Centre had 'more responsibility' in this regard.

Sep 13, 2015, 14:08 PM IST

West Bengal govt to decide on Maggi controversy tomorrow

The West Bengal Food Department has convened a high-level meeting tomorrow to take a view on the ongoing controversy surrounding Maggi noodles, the government said.

Jun 02, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

LF members walk out of Assembly, WB govt says LF adamant

Describing the violence as shocking and undesirable, Chatterjee said "Prestige of the house has been shattered. Lets restore its glory."

Dec 12, 2012, 20:00 PM IST

Vested interests behind malicious campaign: Mamata

In the four-page preface, Banerjee has accused her critics of undermining the government`s achievements.

May 21, 2012, 17:53 PM IST

Committee set up to regulate autorickshaws

The West Bengal government on Sunday set up a five-member committee to regulate autorickshaws
in the city and suburbs and imposed a ban on the purchase of
new autorickshaws till further order.

Apr 08, 2012, 19:07 PM IST

WB govt has created about 5 lakh jobs: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister
Mamata Banerjee Saturday claimed that her government had created
about five lakh jobs till date in the state.

Feb 04, 2012, 18:32 PM IST

Cong minister gets Sonia`s nod to quit WB govt

West Bengal minister Manoj
Chakraborty, after being
divested of two of his portfolios, was on Friday allowed to
quit Mamata Banerjee`s government.

Jan 20, 2012, 23:13 PM IST

BJP says WB govt acted in `improper manner`

The West Bengal unit of BJP on Friday complained to the Governor that the state
government acted in an "improper manner" in the AMRI fire incident.

Jan 06, 2012, 23:54 PM IST

WB govt to upgrade health infrastructure

The West Bengal government has
drawn up a four-tier plan to upgrade health infrastructure.

Nov 01, 2011, 19:20 PM IST

New WB govt not to take revenge : Governor

The new West Bengal govt will probe crime against people by the previous regime in the past 34 years, but not adopt the
path of revenge, Governor M K Narayanan said.

Jun 13, 2011, 18:58 PM IST

WB Govt orders judicial probe into Bin Quasem`s death

The West Bengal government ordered a judicial inquiry into the death of CPI(M) MLA
Mostafa Bin Quasem at the MLA Hostel here in deference to the
request of his son Masum.

Jun 04, 2011, 21:32 PM IST

Netai killings: SC pulls up WB govt

The Supreme Court Thursday pulled up
WB govt for its failure to submit to it communications between Home Minister P Chidambaram and CM Buddhadev Bhattacharya on the killing of 9 people at Netai village.

Mar 03, 2011, 22:28 PM IST

WB govt ‘land scam-tainted’: Mamata

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee Wednesday pooh-poohed the Left Front`s suggestion for
returning 100 acres in Tata Motors` abandoned land at Singur
to help in restarting an industry there.

Nov 17, 2010, 19:17 PM IST

WB govt announces compensation for Delhi collapse victims

West Bengal government Tuesday announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh each to the families
of 24 construction workers from the state who were killed in a
building collapse in Delhi last night.

Nov 16, 2010, 21:53 PM IST

No information on kidnapped IB officer, friend: WB govt

The West Bengal government on Saturday said it did not have any information regarding Intelligence
Branch inspector Partha Biswas and his friend Soumyajit Basu,
abducted by suspected Maoists on October 22 from Purulia
district.

Nov 06, 2010, 19:33 PM IST

SC notice to WB over allotment of land to Ganguly

The Supreme Court has admitted a
petition challenging the allotment of land by West Bengal
government to former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly for
construction of a school in a posh locality of Kolkata.

Sep 16, 2010, 20:23 PM IST

WB govt gives consent to CBI probe into Sainthia rail accident

The West Bengal government on Wednesday
gave its consent to the Union Home Ministry for a CBI inquiry
into the July 19 Sainthia rail accident in West Bengal`s
Birbhum district that left 66 passengers dead.

Aug 11, 2010, 23:54 PM IST

Gorkhaland: WB Govt holds meet with non-GJM Hills parties

With the Centre keen on an interim
arrangement to replace the Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council
which runs the administration in the district, non-GJM Hills
parties today held parleys with the WB govt on the tripartite talks.

Aug 03, 2010, 17:21 PM IST

WB govt to set up English medium High Madrasah

The West Bengal government will set
up 12 English medium high Madrasahs with hostel facilities to
provide quality education to Muslim students.

Jul 23, 2010, 21:14 PM IST