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West Bengal minister to build hospital for dogs in memory of wife in Kolkata

West Bengal Education Minister Parth Chatterjee says there is no better way for him to pay tributes to his wife, who used to love dogs.

Jan 23, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

Fire breaks out in Kolkata bank

A major fire broke out on Tuesday at a branch of a nationalized bank. 

Jul 05, 2016, 14:01 PM IST

Court always does justice: Bengal minister Madan Mitra after bail cancellation

On a day when the Calcutta High Court cancelled his bail and ordered him to surrender, Trinamool Congress lawmaker and Saradha scam accused Madan Mitra on Thursday asserted that a court always metes out justice.

Nov 19, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Chit-fund scam: Not done anything wrong, says West Bengal minister Madan Mitra

After days of lying low since allegation surfaced about his association with the tainted Saradha group, West Bengal transport minister Madan Mitra on Tuesday came out in self-defence, claiming he had not done anything wrong.

Nov 04, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Will step down if it is proved I helped Saradha chief: WB Minister

West Bengal minister and TMC leader Madan Mitra on Monday said that the opposition parties were spreading canards against him during the Lok Sabha elections.

Apr 21, 2014, 23:45 PM IST

West Bengal minister injured in accident

West Bengal Disaster Management and
Fire Services minister Javed Khan was injured on Sunday night when his
vehicle met with an accident here, police sources said.

Mar 04, 2012, 23:52 PM IST

West Bengal minister injured in car accident

A West Bengal minister sustained
minor injuries on Thursday when his vehicle was hit by a lorry near Rampurhat in Birbhum district.

Jan 12, 2012, 23:58 PM IST

CPM accuses WB minister of violating model code

The CPI(M) has complained to the
Election Commission that West Bengal Education Minister Bratya Basu had violated the Model Code of Conduct.

Nov 27, 2011, 21:42 PM IST

Skeleton case: Ex-min in 10-day judicial remand

A Midnapore court on Saturday remanded former Marxist minister Sushanta Ghosh, arrested in connection with the skeleton case, in judicial custody for 10 days.

Aug 20, 2011, 18:49 PM IST

Senior WB minister Subhas Chakraborty passes away

West Bengal Sports and Transport Minister and senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Subhas Chakraborty, a popular leader known for courting controversies, died in hospital here Monday, party officials said. He was 67.

Aug 04, 2009, 00:37 AM IST