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West Bengal BJP leader Pamela Goswami's drugs case taken over by Kolkata Police's detectives

West Bengal BJP leader Pamela Goswami's drugs case taken over by Kolkata Police's detectives

Pamela Goswami, the state secretary of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), was also reportedly taken by the sleuths of the city police to the parlour she allegedly owns in the New Town area. They

Feb 22, 2021, 23:52 PM IST
West Bengal has made up its mind for 'poriborton', says PM Narendra Modi in Hooghly

West Bengal has made up its mind for 'poriborton', says PM Narendra Modi in Hooghly

PM Narendra Modi attacked the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government and said that the Centre had provided Rs 1,700 crore for relief work after the Cyclone Amphan to West Bengal, but the

Feb 22, 2021, 17:09 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam, West Bengal, unveil several projects today

PM Narendra Modi to visit Assam, West Bengal, unveil several projects today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation and inaugurate several railway projects in Hooghly, West Bengal, where the political atmosphere is surcharged after CBI on Sunday served a

Feb 22, 2021, 07:25 AM IST
West Bengal to cut tax by Re 1 per litre on petrol, diesel from Monday

West Bengal to cut tax by Re 1 per litre on petrol, diesel from Monday

The West Bengal government on Sunday (February 21) announced a reduction of tax by Re 1 per litre on petrol and diesel effective from midnight of Monday (February 22). State Finance Minister Amit

Feb 21, 2021, 21:13 PM IST
AIMIM to begin West Bengal campaign with Asaduddin Owaisi’s rally on February 25

AIMIM to begin West Bengal campaign with Asaduddin Owaisi’s rally on February 25

According to party sources, the first public meeting of All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) will take place at the Metiabruz Pink square in the afternoon. Metiaburuz Assembly constituency

Feb 21, 2021, 18:26 PM IST
We are not the ones who would ever be cowed down: TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee after CBI issues notice to his wife

We are not the ones who would ever be cowed down: TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee after CBI issues notice to his wife

Abhishek Banerjee, the South 24 Parganas MP, took to his official Twitter account and said, "At 2pm today, the CBI served a notice in the name of my wife. We have full faith in the law of the land.

Feb 21, 2021, 17:12 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of several projects in Assam, West Bengal: See details

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of several projects in Assam, West Bengal: See details

PM Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation important projects of the oil & gas sector in an event organized at Silapathar in Dhemaji, Assam. He will also inaugurate and lay the foundation stone

Feb 21, 2021, 14:55 PM IST
CBI issues notice to TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife in connection with coal case

CBI issues notice to TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife in connection with coal case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) issued a notice to CM Mamata Banerjee's nephew TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee’s wife Rujira Narula at their residence in Kolkata on Sunday in connection with coal

Feb 21, 2021, 14:19 PM IST
BJP leader Pamela Goswami sent to police remand till February 25 in drugs case

BJP leader Pamela Goswami sent to police remand till February 25 in drugs case

During the hearing in court, Goswami demanded the arrest of another party leader Rakesh Singh and sought for a CID investigation in this matter. She was arrested from south Kolkata's New Alipore area

Feb 21, 2021, 06:17 AM IST
Home Minister Amit Shah summoned by West Bengal court in Abhishek Banerjee defamation case

Home Minister Amit Shah summoned by West Bengal court in Abhishek Banerjee defamation case

Designated MP/MLA court in West Bengal issues summons to Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday (February 19) to appear in person or by lawyer on February 22 in relation to the defamation case filed by

Feb 19, 2021, 16:10 PM IST
DNA Exclusive: 'Jai Sri Ram' is not a religious slogan, it's people's anger against Mamata Banerjee: Amit Shah

DNA Exclusive: 'Jai Sri Ram' is not a religious slogan, it's people's anger against Mamata Banerjee: Amit Shah

In an exclusive conversation with Zee New Editor-in-chief Sudhir Chaudhary, Home Minister Amit Shah spoke on a wide range of issues ranging from law and order situation in the state to Mamata

Feb 19, 2021, 15:46 PM IST
West Bengal: Amit Shah visits Gangasagar, to have lunch with refugee family in Narayanpur village

West Bengal: Amit Shah visits Gangasagar, to have lunch with refugee family in Narayanpur village

Shah is currently on a visit to West Bengal where he will flag off the fifth phase of Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) Poriborton Yatra. He visited Gangasagar's Kapil Muni Ashram to offer prayers. He

Feb 18, 2021, 13:56 PM IST
Attack on Jakir Hossain a pre-planned conspiracy, alleges West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Attack on Jakir Hossain a pre-planned conspiracy, alleges West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee arrived at the hospital in Kolkata to meet Hossain who got injured after unidentified people hurled a bomb at him at Nimtita railway station in Murshidabad on Wednesday

Feb 18, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Farmers' agitation will be extended to West Bengal: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

Farmers' agitation will be extended to West Bengal: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

Rakesh Tikit said that Bengal is near the sea and the farmers there involved in fish farming are a troubled lot, adding that imports are increasing there while many fishermen have lost their lives in

Feb 18, 2021, 10:56 AM IST
BJP leader Shibaji Singha Roy injured in attack at West Bengal's Kolkata, hospitalised

BJP leader Shibaji Singha Roy injured in attack at West Bengal's Kolkata, hospitalised

West Bengal's BJP District President North Kolkata Shibaji Singha Roy sustained injuries after he along with other BJP leaders were attacked allegedly by TMC cadres. The incident took place when they

Feb 18, 2021, 06:42 AM IST
West Bengal Minister Jakir Hossain injured, hospitalised after Murshidabad crude bomb attack

West Bengal Minister Jakir Hossain injured, hospitalised after Murshidabad crude bomb attack

Jakir Hussain, who is the minister of state for labour, was attacked in Murshidabad's Raghunathganj when he was on his way to Nimtita Railway station to catch a train to Kolkata. The minister

Feb 18, 2021, 00:50 AM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee launches scheme to provide meal at Rs 5 to poor people

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee launches scheme to provide meal at Rs 5 to poor people

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday virtually launched the 'Maa' scheme under which her government would provide a meal at a nominal cost of Rs 5 to poor people. They will get a

Feb 15, 2021, 19:34 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party to hold Krishak Soho Bhoj in West Bengal

Bharatiya Janata Party to hold Krishak Soho Bhoj in West Bengal

In Soho Bhoj, farmers' families come together, cook 'ek muthi chal' (a fistful of uncooked rice), and sit together for a meal. BJP's Kisan Morcha president, Mahadev Sarkar, said, "Our aim is to avail

Feb 15, 2021, 13:32 PM IST
BJP will form next govt in West Bengal: West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh, says `paribortan hobe`

BJP will form next govt in West Bengal: West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh, says `paribortan hobe`

BJP West Bengal President Dilip Ghosh has asserted that change will happen and the BJP shall come to power in the state after the elections, challenging West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool

Feb 15, 2021, 11:34 AM IST
Big blow to Mamata Banerjee! TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi resigns from Rajya Sabha cites THIS reason

Big blow to Mamata Banerjee! TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi resigns from Rajya Sabha cites THIS reason

Veteran Trinamool Congress MP Dinesh Trivedi called it quits in Rajya Sabha on Friday saying that he feels suffocated in the Mamata Banerjee-led party and rued the lack of conversation around the

Feb 12, 2021, 14:35 PM IST