close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Pooja Mehta

TMC leader killed as clashes erupt during BJP's Sankalp Yatra in West Bengal's Coochbehar

TMC leader killed as clashes erupt during BJP's Sankalp Yatra in West Bengal's Coochbehar

A Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader was killed as violent clashes erupted on Thursday during the Sankalp Yatra of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Pundibari of Coochbehar district of West Bengal.

Oct 17, 2019 - 09:46 PM IST
65
Views
Complaint against Punjabi singer Gurdaas Maan for cancelling Durga Puja performance in Kolkata over Golden Temple replica venue

Complaint against Punjabi singer Gurdaas Maan for cancelling Durga Puja performance in Kolkata over Golden Temple replica venue

New Delhi: A complaint has been registered against veteran Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan for alleged breach of contract by not turning up to perform at a Durga puja pandal in Kolkata.

Oct 13, 2019 - 02:40 PM IST
402
Views
West Bengal BJP stages dharna in Kolkata to protest against the killings of party workers

West Bengal BJP stages dharna in Kolkata to protest against the killings of party workers

Kolkata: The West Bengal unit of BJP staged a dharna on Saturday at Gandhi statue in capital city Kolkata to register their protest against the killings of BJP workers.

Oct 12, 2019 - 08:28 PM IST
69
Views
Boat with over 50 onboard capsizes in West Bengal's east Midnapore

Boat with over 50 onboard capsizes in West Bengal's east Midnapore

New Delhi: In a tragic incident, a boat carrying almost 50-60 people capsized in Rupnarayan river in the east Midnapore district of West Bengal on Monday.

Sep 30, 2019 - 11:37 AM IST
212
Views
Saradha Chit Fund scam: CBI mounts pressure on Rajeev Kumar, submits letter to Bengal DGP

Saradha Chit Fund scam: CBI mounts pressure on Rajeev Kumar, submits letter to Bengal DGP

A two-member team of the Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) on Sunday submitted a letter to the West Bengal DGP and will also submit letters to Chief Secretary and Home Secretary a day later in

Sep 16, 2019 - 12:10 AM IST
810
Views
 West Bengal Legislative Assembly passes Prevention of Lynching Bill, 2019

West Bengal Legislative Assembly passes Prevention of Lynching Bill, 2019

Kolkata: In a bid to curb incidents of mob lynching in the state, the West Bengal government tabled a stringent bill - Prevention of Lynching Bill, 2019 in the Bengal Legislative Assembly on Friday

Aug 30, 2019 - 11:18 PM IST
391
Views
Kolkata Police's STF arrests JMB's India head

Kolkata Police's STF arrests JMB's India head

Kolkata: In a major breakthrough for the Kolkata Police's Special Task Force (STF), the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) Amir - the head of the unit in India, Ejaz Ahmed was arrested from Biha

Aug 26, 2019 - 09:35 PM IST
234
Views
5 dead, 27 injured in stampede during Janmashtami celebration in temple near Kolkata

5 dead, 27 injured in stampede during Janmashtami celebration in temple near Kolkata

KOLKATA: At least five persons died and 27 others injured in a

Aug 23, 2019 - 09:58 PM IST
132
Views
Bangladesh ISIS releases video titled ‘The Best Outcome is for the Pious’; renews their pledge to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Bangladesh ISIS releases video titled ‘The Best Outcome is for the Pious’; renews their pledge to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

The Bangladesh unit of dreaded terror outfit ISIS on Friday released a new video titled, ‘The Best Outcome is for Pious’.

Aug 11, 2019 - 11:20 AM IST
728
Views
Indian Army delegation participates in Chinese Army's Foundation Day event

Indian Army delegation participates in Chinese Army's Foundation Day event

A Special Border Personnel Meeting between India and China was held at Nathu La on Thursday to celebrate the 92nd anniversary of People's Liberation Army's (PLA) formation. 

Aug 1, 2019 - 05:16 PM IST
542
Views