The Telegraph
Tuesday , February 18 , 2014
North Bengal & Sikkim

Boost for north in central and
state budgets

Tourism stakeholders in north Bengal today said the sector would be boosted by an increase in the allocation of funds for domestic tourism campaign in the interim budget presented by Union finance minister for the next financial year. ...   | Read..

Amit increases funds for region

The Bengal finance minister today increased allocations for north Bengal development and hill affairs departments by Rs ...   | Read..

Trinamul win

Trinamul is set to take over Mekhliganj municipality after four Left Front members and one from the Congress joined the ...   | Read..

BSF ammo: slingshots

Forget fruits, smugglers are the target of slingshots in Nadia. ...   | Read..
Foreign tourists in a toy train at Siliguri Junction on Monday. The group of 30 foreigners took the joy ride from Siliguri Junction to Gayabari for the first time in more than two years on Monday after the route that had been shut since September 2011 was reopened on February 15. (Kundan Yolmo)