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.
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
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.
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.
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.
The West Bengal government,
which had initially declined Railway Minister Mamata
Banerjee`s demand for a CBI inquiry into the May 28 Jnaneswari
Express disaster, has decided to entrust the investigations to
the premier agency.
In a snub to Railway Minister
Mamata Banerjee`s demand, the West Bengal government today
ruled out a CBI inquiry into the May 28 Jnaneswari Express
disaster in West Midnapore district which claimed 148 lives.