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Kolkata man seeks to collect dead son’s frozen sperm, this is what the court said

Kolkata man seeks to collect dead son’s frozen sperm, this is what the court said

Calcutta High Court has refused to entertain the plea of a man seeking the right to collect his dead son's frozen sperm. The court maintained that the only other person, apart from the deceased,

Jan 23, 2021, 10:29 AM IST
Election Commission full bench asks Bengal Police to execute all pending non-bailable warrants

Election Commission full bench asks Bengal Police to execute all pending non-bailable warrants

Eyeing to conduct upcoming assembly polls in West Bengal peacefully, the Election Commission of India is mulling the option of deploying around 25 per cent more security personnel than that used in

Jan 22, 2021, 14:04 PM IST
West Bengal assembly election: EC to hold press conference at 1 PM, major announcements expected

West Bengal assembly election: EC to hold press conference at 1 PM, major announcements expected

The full bench of the Election Commission of India (ECI), which has arrived in West Bengal to review preparations for the upcoming assembly election in the state, will hold a press conference on

Jan 22, 2021, 08:43 AM IST
BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari fires fresh salvo at CM Mamata Banerjee over West Bengal assembly election

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari fires fresh salvo at CM Mamata Banerjee over West Bengal assembly election

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Suvendu Adhikari has said that he takes the responsibility of "ensuring the victory of whoever contests from Nandigram on BJP ticket". West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

Jan 20, 2021, 17:58 PM IST
West Bengal: 13 killed, 18 injured in road accident due to fog at Dhupguri

West Bengal: 13 killed, 18 injured in road accident due to fog at Dhupguri

According to police sources, commercial vehicle Tata Magic, a Maruti van, and a car were travelling towards Dhupguri. The first vehicle collided head-on with a truck due to reduced visibility. The

Jan 20, 2021, 09:10 AM IST
‘Bengal mangoge toh cheer denge': TMC leader Madan Mitra issues open threat to BJP in Mamata Banerjee’s state

‘Bengal mangoge toh cheer denge': TMC leader Madan Mitra issues open threat to BJP in Mamata Banerjee’s state

Addressing a public rally in Howrah, Mitra on Tuesday said, “Those from BJP listen, 'doodh maango to kheer denge, agar Bengal maango toh chiir denge'.” (Listen, you people of BJP, if you ask for milk

Jan 20, 2021, 08:33 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly election: War of words intensifies as BJP's Suvendu Adhikari says 'will defeat Mamata Banerjee or quit politics'

West Bengal Assembly election: War of words intensifies as BJP's Suvendu Adhikari says 'will defeat Mamata Banerjee or quit politics'

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suvendu Adhikari made a big remark on West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee ahead of the state assembly election.

Jan 18, 2021, 19:11 PM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to contest polls from Nandigram, former aide Suvendu Adhikari's turf

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to contest polls from Nandigram, former aide Suvendu Adhikari's turf

CM Mamata Banerjee announced that she would contest the upcoming West Bengal Assembly election from Nandigram, her former aide Suvendu Adhikari's bastion . 

Jan 18, 2021, 14:41 PM IST
Hours after hinting at problems with party, TMC MP Satabdi Roy makes U-turn; know what happened so far

Hours after hinting at problems with party, TMC MP Satabdi Roy makes U-turn; know what happened so far

Trinamool Congress MP Satabdi Roy has taken a U-turn on her previous statement.

Jan 15, 2021, 22:35 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee announces free COVID vaccine for West Bengal

Mamata Banerjee announces free COVID vaccine for West Bengal

The announcement from the Chief Minister comes ahead of the state assembly election, which is scheduled to be held in coming months. 

Jan 10, 2021, 12:19 PM IST
Corruption has been institutionalised in West Bengal: BJP chief JP Nadda slams TMC

Corruption has been institutionalised in West Bengal: BJP chief JP Nadda slams TMC

Nadda during his visit to the poll-bound state said, "The ruling political party is working with a criminal instinct. Corruption has been institutionalised."

Jan 09, 2021, 23:08 PM IST
Ek Muttho Chaal: BJP to launch mega farmer outreach campaign in West Bengal

Ek Muttho Chaal: BJP to launch mega farmer outreach campaign in West Bengal

Bharatiya Janata Party President JP Nadda will launch a campaign "ek mutho chaal" in Bardhaman district in West Bengal.

Jan 07, 2021, 19:45 PM IST
BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly to be discharged on Wednesday, says Kolkata’s Woodlands Hospital

BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly to be discharged on Wednesday, says Kolkata’s Woodlands Hospital

“BCCI President Sourav Ganguly will be discharged from the hospital tomorrow. He will be monitored at home on a daily basis,” Dr Rupali Basu, MD & CEO Woodlands Hospital, Kolkata, said according

Jan 05, 2021, 13:12 PM IST
Ready to implement PM-Kisan Yojana for Bengal farmers, says CM Mamata Banerjee

Ready to implement PM-Kisan Yojana for Bengal farmers, says CM Mamata Banerjee

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she has asked the Centre to share details of all those who have registered themselves on the Union government's portal for the programme.

Jan 04, 2021, 22:40 PM IST
2 dead in stampede at musical event in West Bengal's Kalimpong, several critical

2 dead in stampede at musical event in West Bengal's Kalimpong, several critical

Among those who are critical are between the age group of 14 and 30. The injured are being treated at District Hospital in Kalimpong.

Jan 04, 2021, 10:31 AM IST
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi slams TMC, says this about West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi slams TMC, says this about West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Sunday met a senior Muslim leader Abbas Siddiqui to hold discussions over the current political scenario in the state.

Jan 04, 2021, 08:47 AM IST
Bengal Forest minister Rajib Banerjee’s car meets accident in Kolkata

Bengal Forest minister Rajib Banerjee’s car meets accident in Kolkata

The accident took place after a goods vehicle carrying stone chips side dashed Banerjee's car at Kasba-Rajdanga Main Road on Sunday. 

Jan 03, 2021, 15:30 PM IST
AIMIM's Assaduddin Owaisi visits Bengal, discusses assembly polls with influential Muslim cleric

AIMIM's Assaduddin Owaisi visits Bengal, discusses assembly polls with influential Muslim cleric

Earlier, Owaisi had decided to hold a virtual meeting with Siddiqui, but he changed his mind at the eleventh hour and flew down to Bengal to pay him a visit.

Jan 03, 2021, 15:10 PM IST
Suvendu Adhikari mocks TMC for posters with Mamata Banerjee photos calling her Pride of Bengal

Suvendu Adhikari mocks TMC for posters with Mamata Banerjee photos calling her Pride of Bengal

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari mocked ruling TMC for its posters and banners in recent years carrying pictures of its supremo proclaiming projects and programmes.

Jan 03, 2021, 00:03 AM IST
Big Loss : CM Mamata Banerjee's close aide passed away this morning

Big Loss : CM Mamata Banerjee's close aide passed away this morning

According to reports, Majumdar had tested positive for COVID-19 several weeks ago.

Jan 02, 2021, 12:10 PM IST