Fishing vessel capsizes in Digha, one fisherman missing

A fishing trawler carrying 11 fishermen capsized in Digha of East Midnapore district on Friday morning. While 10 fishermen have been rescued one is still reported to be missing. 

Dec 27, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee brews tea at local stall during village visit

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee appeared in a different avatar as she donned the role of a tea-seller at a local stall in West Bengal's coastal town of Digha.

Aug 22, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

West Bengal: Child faints after being left behind by parents in locked car near Digha beach

Incidentally, a police officer spotted the child gasping for breath inside the locked car with the window panes closed, nearly fainting.

Jun 26, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

When the dais on which Lalu Prasad was present collapsed – Watch

Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was taken to Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences.

Mar 25, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

Valentine special: Top weekend getaways in Kolkata!

Visit these weekend getaways near Kolkata this Valentine's Day.

Feb 12, 2016, 16:17 PM IST

Centre has stopped funding Bengal development projects: Mamata

The Centre has stopped funding development projects in West Bengal and is taking away a major chunk of the state's earnings for debt servicing of more than Rs 2 lakh crore, putting in jeopardy people's "welfare projects", Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday alleged.

Nov 25, 2014, 19:39 PM IST

Cop killing: Mamata admits key names missing from FIR

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee admitted names of several key accused were missing from the complaint filed over a policeman`s killing.

Feb 14, 2013, 17:14 PM IST

Digha to be developed more than Goa: Mamata

WB CM Mamata Banerjee said her government would develop sea resorts in such a way that tourists would prefer these places to Goa.

Jan 13, 2012, 21:04 PM IST