West Bengal

Parent bodies found near kids

A couple were found bludgeoned to death with the wife's face disfigured at their three-storied building here early Sunday morning.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Climb school eyes peak without help

The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute here has flagged off its first ever Alpine style expedition - where no Sherpa guides and porters or external help will be sought beyond the base camp - to Mt Kang Yatse (21,031ft) in Ladakh.
VIVEK CHHETRI Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Camp to help tea workers

The district administration on Sunday moved into Madhu tea estate that is close since September 2014 and held a camp to help residents with information regarding social welfare schemes and resolve their problems with regard to the schemes and other benefits.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Minor girl held on suicide abet charge

A minor girl has been arrested on charges of abetting a youth to commit suicide in Jalpaiguri.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Bihar boy dies at hill school

An 11-year-old boy from Patna has allegedly committed suicide at a Darjeeling school where he was admitted to Class VI on July 16.
VIVEK CHHETRI Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Bengal to sell lottery online

The Bengal government will soon make tickets of state-run lotteries available on the Internet in an attempt to generate more revenue by increasing the clientele.
Pranesh Sarkar Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Shah to address rally in Calcutta

BJP national president Amit Shah will address a rally of the party's youth wing here on August 3, the second visit by the leader to Bengal in less than five weeks.
A Staff Reporter Jul 23, 2018 00:00 IST

Calcutta launch pad for Delhi battle

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to address a public meeting on January 23 at the Brigade Parade Grounds in Calcutta, four days after Mamata Banerjee's "show of strength" of Opposition parties at the same venue, BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha said on Saturday.
Our Correspondent Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Didi predicts 150 seats for BJP

Mamata Banerjee on Saturday spelt out a 2019 dream for her supporters from her party's biggest annual event in Calcutta.
Meghdeep Bhattacharyya Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

'Can't build tent, forget nation'

The canopycollapse at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Midnapore programme on Monday was a recurring theme at Trinamul's rally on Saturday with speakers from Mamata Banerjee to nephew Abhishek Banerjee highlighting the incident that left 90 injured.
Sandip Chowdhury Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Alipurduar swoop on mineral trucks

The Alipurduar administration on Saturday swooped down on trucks ferrying minor minerals extracted from riverbeds in the district, catching 23 of them with illegal consignments and imposing fines of Rs 7 lakh.
OUR CORRESPONDENT Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST


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