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BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya blames Mamata Banerjee's mentality for Darjeeling situation

He also defended BJP leader Roopa Ganguly over her controversial statement on women safety, saying she was referring to the "poor" law and order situation in West Bengal.

Accusations against me bid to cover lapses, divert attention: West Bengal Governor

Accusations against me bid to cover lapses, divert attention: West Bengal Governor

West Bengal Governor on Wednesday said the statement issued against him by a state minister is an "attempt to cover the lapses" of the government.

Open to talks to restore normalcy in Darjeeling: West Bengal government

Open to talks to restore normalcy in Darjeeling: West Bengal government

State Home Secretary Malay De, who chaired an all-party meeting here on the prevailing situation in the scenic hills, said the doors of the government "are open for talks to restore normalcy in there".
 

Mamata Banerjee assures to restore normalcy in violence-hit Darjeeling

Mamata Banerjee assures to restore normalcy in violence-hit Darjeeling

Two army columns were deployed in the town at the request of Banerjee to maintain law and order.

Comparing Bipin Rawat to General Dyer is sad, uncalled for: Navy Chief Sunil Lanba

Comparing Bipin Rawat to General Dyer is sad, uncalled for: Navy Chief Sunil Lanba

Comparing Army chief Bipin Rawat to General Dyer is a "sad comparison", his naval counterpart Admiral Sunil Lanba said on Thursday.

`Were you hurt by comparison with General Dyer?` Here's how Army chief responded

`Were you hurt by comparison with General Dyer?` Here's how Army chief responded

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre took place on April 13, 1919, when non-violent protesters were subjected to unprovoked firing by the British Indian Army troops.

Bengal to make campus poll 'apolitical'

Eschewing political association in student body elections, a model followed by the city's premier St. Xavier's College, the West Bengal government will roll out a new "apolitical" system this year for student union elections.

Partha Chatterjee not remorseful for comparing Army Chief Bipin Rawat with Jallianwala Bagh butcher General Dyer

Partha Chatterjee not remorseful for comparing Army Chief Bipin Rawat with Jallianwala Bagh butcher General Dyer

Despite criticism, scholar Partha Chatterjee has said that he sticks to his opinion and will not change his opinion whatsoever.

West Bengal to be renamed `Bengal` in English and 'Bango' or `Bangla` in Bengali

West Bengal to be renamed `Bengal` in English and 'Bango' or `Bangla` in Bengali

A special session of the West Bengal Assembly will be convened from August 26 to discuss and pass a resolution to give effect to the new name.

TMC orders internal probe into Narada sting operation

The inquiry would also look into whether leaders of other political parties had helped in conducting this sting operation, party general secretary Partha Chatterjee said.

Minister denies Essar Oil officials were held hostage

West Bengal Industry minister Partha Chatterjee Tuesday denied that Essar Oil officials were held hostage by villagers at Jathgoria in Burdwan district as reported by a section of the media.

With Mistry in, Bengal hopes for amicable Singur settlement

Iconic corporate leader Ratan Tata Friday retired as the chairman of the Tata Group and Mistry would formally take over Saturday.

Mamata wants rollback on customs duty on gold

Mamata Banerjee is angry with the Congress yet again. This time it has to do with the rollback of another policy measure proposed by the Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee. The proposal relates to the gems and jewellery sector figured in the Union Budget 2012.