The Telegraph
Saturday , April 23 , 2016
North Bengal & Sikkim

Power for 500 garden families

Around 500 families of a Terai tea garden who had been living without electricity for the past 13 years got power supply in February following the State Legal Services Authority's instruction to th......   | Read..

Nepali language for SBI test

The State Bank of India has included Nepali and five other languages in the list of official regional languages for the recruitment examinations of junior associates and ju......   | Read..

Five shops gutted

A fire believed to have started from a short circuit razed to the ground five shops at Jaigaon Super Market tonight....   | Read..

Marriage incentive

The state government has increased the incentive for inter-caste marriages from Rs 20,000 to Rs 30,000 this year, social welfare minister Tulsi Devi Rai said....   | Read..

Youth held for Ulfa link

A CID team from Calcutta arrested a suspected Ulfa linkman from the railway station here last night and seized fake Indian currency notes with a face value of about Rs 1 la......   | Read..

Civic cop arrested

A civic police volunteer was arrested yesterday evening for allegedly taking bribe from a woman with a threat to slap false charges on her....   | Read..

JAP invite rejected

The Jana Andolan Party today invited major hill-based parties, including the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, CPRM and ABGL, to a meeting here tomorrow to exchange views and evolve ......   | Read..
The current hot spell sweeping through the state is adversely affecting mango production in Malda with most fruits drying up or getting infected by......   | Read..