The Telegraph
Friday , August 22 , 2014

Royalty crumbs for state

The Centre has decided to extend the benefit of increased mineral royalty rates to Bengal but the revision does not cover coal, which constitutes 99 per cent of the state’s mineral production. ...   | Read..

Jaitley’s Sunday date

Union defence and finance minister Arun Jaitley will chair an interactive session with BJP leaders and celebrities in Calcutta on Sunday, the state unit said today. ...   | Read..

CPM bypoll candidates

The Left Front today declared its candidates for the Chowringhee and Basirhat South Assembly bypolls, with the CPM deciding to contest both seats....   | Read..

Headman barks up wrong tree

Residents of a Birbhum pocket have imposed a fine of Rs 8,000 on the headman for cutting seven trees on his land, an unusual move in tribal settlements where village elde...   | Read..

Hurdles to biometric plan

Over 1,500 miners and clerical staff of Eastern Coalfields Ltd’s largest mine by output struck work for three days to protest the company’s decision to replac...   | Read..
Arun Jaitley
Jaitley’s Sunday date



Rajarhat firing


Student dies


Bank arrest