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Fuel prices should be slashed by Rs 10 at least: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Fuel prices should be slashed by Rs 10 at least: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that the fuel prices should be slashed down by Rs 10 per litre. 

Oct 04, 2018, 18:59 PM IST
Islampur violence: RSS slaps legal notice on West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee

Islampur violence: RSS slaps legal notice on West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee

Following the violence and the death of the two students, Partha Chatterjee had said that the RSS was involved in the violence.

Oct 04, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Undertrial prisoners make dramatic bid to escape from police custody in West Bengal - WATCH

Undertrial prisoners make dramatic bid to escape from police custody in West Bengal - WATCH

Three under-trial prisoners attacked cops with bombs to escape in West Bengal. 

Oct 04, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Bengal Police threatened to cancel Shaan-KK concert if I showed up, says Babul Supriyo; attacks Mamata Banerjee's TMC government

Bengal Police threatened to cancel Shaan-KK concert if I showed up, says Babul Supriyo; attacks Mamata Banerjee's TMC government

The singer-turned-politician took to Twitter to vent his anger.

Oct 04, 2018, 09:07 AM IST
Kolkata: CID team begins probe in Dum Dum's Nagerbazar blast case

Kolkata: CID team begins probe in Dum Dum's Nagerbazar blast case

The horrifying explosion claimed the life of an eight-year-old boy and left nine others injured.

Oct 03, 2018, 21:42 PM IST
Upset over alleged affair between wife and her brother-in-law, husband commits suicide

Upset over alleged affair between wife and her brother-in-law, husband commits suicide

Suspecting an illicit relationship between his wife and her brother-in-law, a 32-year-old man committed suicide in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas.

Oct 03, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
CID takes over probe into Kolkata blast amid BJP, TMC blame game

CID takes over probe into Kolkata blast amid BJP, TMC blame game

The low-intensity blast took place in front of a multi-storey building at Nagerbazar in Kolkata's northern suburbs on Tuesday.

Oct 03, 2018, 13:22 PM IST
West Bengal: Constable establishes residential school in Purulia to provide free education to tribal children

West Bengal: Constable establishes residential school in Purulia to provide free education to tribal children

In a welcoming news, a constable started a residential school in West Bengal's Purulia to provide free education to the tribal children, as reported by news agency ANI on Wednesday.

Oct 03, 2018, 07:44 AM IST
Fire breaks out at hotel kitchen in Kolkata

Fire breaks out at hotel kitchen in Kolkata

Five fire tenders took about half-an-hour to douse the flames.

Oct 03, 2018, 00:48 AM IST
TMC blames RSS for Kolkata Nagerbazar blast, BJP hits back

TMC blames RSS for Kolkata Nagerbazar blast, BJP hits back

The explosion was reported outside a fruit shop on the ground floor of a multi-storey building in the congested Kazipara area under the jurisdiction of Dumdum PS.

Oct 02, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
1 dead, several injured in high-intensity blast in Kolkata's northern suburbs, CID begins probe

1 dead, several injured in high-intensity blast in Kolkata's northern suburbs, CID begins probe

The nature of the high-intensity blast was not known as yet. 

Oct 02, 2018, 13:34 PM IST
1 killed, 2 injured in clash in West Bengal

1 killed, 2 injured in clash in West Bengal

The incident happened at Canning bus stand under the jurisdiction of Canning police station.

Oct 01, 2018, 00:43 AM IST
Will form alliance with like-minded parties for LS polls: Congress

Will form alliance with like-minded parties for LS polls: Congress

The Congress, however, would not compromise on the ideology and values of the party.

Sep 30, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
West Bengal: Netaji's grandnephew Chandra Bose blasts BJP state president Dilip Ghosh on Twitter

West Bengal: Netaji's grandnephew Chandra Bose blasts BJP state president Dilip Ghosh on Twitter

Bose lambasted Ghosh saying, "What is the party President @BJP4Bengal doing? Is he sleeping? He doesn`t hesitate to use abusive language against our opponents - which is having detrimental effect on

Sep 28, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
Sporadic violence during BJP's 12-hour Bandh in West Bengal, 1600 people arrested

Sporadic violence during BJP's 12-hour Bandh in West Bengal, 1600 people arrested

Scattered incidents of violence, including torching of buses and clashes, occurred and 1,600 people were arrested during the 12-hour bandh. 

Sep 26, 2018, 21:05 PM IST
SC verdict on Aadhaar victory of people: Mamata Banerjee

SC verdict on Aadhaar victory of people: Mamata Banerjee

Days of the BJP government are over in the country, the chief minister said.

Sep 26, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
West Bengal Bandh: Protesters vandalise government buses in Midnapore to protest death of students

West Bengal Bandh: Protesters vandalise government buses in Midnapore to protest death of students

The violence took place in West Midnapore town's Sipaibazar.

Sep 26, 2018, 08:06 AM IST
West Bengal bandh called by BJP on Wednesday, security tightened across state

West Bengal bandh called by BJP on Wednesday, security tightened across state

Security arrangements have been heightened ahead of the bandh. A total number of 4,000 security personnel have been deployed across the city.

Sep 26, 2018, 07:33 AM IST
BJP, TMC brace for showdown over September 26 bandh in West Bengal, PIL filed in HC

BJP, TMC brace for showdown over September 26 bandh in West Bengal, PIL filed in HC

A PIL has been filed in the Calcutta High Court against the 12-hour bandh called by the BJP in West Bengal on September 26.

Sep 24, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
Under-construction bridge collapses in West Bengal's Kakdwip, no casualty reported

Under-construction bridge collapses in West Bengal's Kakdwip, no casualty reported

The bridge was being constructed on Kallaginni river at Kakdwip in South 24 Parganas district.

Sep 24, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

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