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2019 Lok Sabha polls: BJP plans to take out three Rath Yatras in Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal

2019 Lok Sabha polls: BJP plans to take out three Rath Yatras in Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal

BJP will take out three rath yatras in December.

Oct 09, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Fire breaks out at firecracker factory in West Bengal, several injured

Fire breaks out at firecracker factory in West Bengal, several injured

A fire broke out in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district at a firecracker factory. 

Oct 07, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
After Mayawati's outburst, will Mamata salvage Mahagathbandhan dream?

After Mayawati's outburst, will Mamata salvage Mahagathbandhan dream?

Mamata has called for a rally in Kolkata on January 19 and invites have been sent to all leaders of non-BJP parties.

Oct 06, 2018, 10:14 AM IST
Mamata wonders how funds already distributed to Durga Puja committees will be taken back

Mamata wonders how funds already distributed to Durga Puja committees will be taken back

Banerjee, while addressing a press conference after party's Core Committee meet, feared that "evil forces" might try to instigate riots during the Puja.

Oct 05, 2018, 22:25 PM IST
Won't let BJP win a single seat in 2019 polls in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Won't let BJP win a single seat in 2019 polls in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata appealed all opposition parties to come together to unseat the ruling BJP from power in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Oct 05, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
Babul Supriyo accuses Bengal cops of threatening singer

Babul Supriyo accuses Bengal cops of threatening singer

Supriyo, himself a noted singer, also wondered how a Union minister can be stopped from attending an event in his constituency.

Oct 04, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
Kangaroo court orders man to be burnt alive in West Bengal's Malda, 3 arrested

Kangaroo court orders man to be burnt alive in West Bengal's Malda, 3 arrested

The kangaroo court passed the bizarre order against the 29-year-old man while hearing a case related to a land dispute in Malda.

Oct 04, 2018, 22:50 PM IST
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

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