The Telegraph
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

West Bengal

Cry to remove Darjeeling civic chief

A majority of the Darjeeling municipality councillors on Monday sought the removal of the civic chief D.K. Pradhan, who is perceived to be close to Bimal Gurung, so that development work could resume....   | Read..

New GTA secretary

The Bengal government on Monday appointed Kanwaljit Singh Cheema, a 1993-batch IAS officer, as the full-time secretary of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration, days after announcing the allotm......   | Read..

Kurseong ropeway prod

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration has decided to set a six-month deadline for the construction of a ropeway from Giddepahar to Rohini in Kurseong subdivision....   | Read..

Villagers write to Mamata for bridge

Over 1,000 residents of a dozen-odd villages in Birbhum's Nalhati have written to chief minister Mamata Banerjee, requesting her to have a bridge constructed across the Brahmani river so that they ......   | Read..

Documents petition in Nobel theft case

Calcutta High Court on Monday admitted a public interest litigation challenging the CBI's refusal to hand over to the CID documents related to the probe into the theft of Rabindranath Tagore's Nobe......   | Read..

Minister to rescue

A 65-year-old man hit by a truck lay bleeding on a national highway for over 20 minutes until a convoy of minister Subhendu Adhikari stopped and sent him to hospital on Monday....   | Read..

Effigy protest in SMC office

Trinamul councillors on Monday held a demonstration at the Siliguri Municipal Corporation headquarters with an effigy of the SMC to protest the non-functioning of the furnaces at the sole electrica......   | Read..

Kulik bird count up

Forest officers in North Dinajpur said on Monday that the number of migratory birds at the Kulik Bird Sanctuary near here had increased this year....   | Read..

Hill Trinamul to seek advice on induction

The Trinamul Congress's hill leadership has decided to seek the advice of the top echelons of the organisation whether to induct Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leaders and supporters who want to join the r......   | Read..
Weeds have covered around 2,000 bicycles of the "Sabuj Sat...   | Read..