Calcutta  /  Published 02.12.20

What govt-on-doorstep heard

Other schemes include Rupashree (a one-time grant of Rs 25,000 to poor families during their daughter’s marriage), Jai Johar (for betterment of STs), Taposili Bandhu (pension scheme for SCs) and...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Sports  /  Published 02.12.20

ISL: Robbie Fowler suffers second defeat

As if the Derby drubbing was not bad enough, SC East Bengal were embarrassed 0-3 by Mumbai City FC at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim, Goa, to make it a nightmarish start for Robbie Fowler’s team in...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.20

Haven’t taken a paisa: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday sought to underscore her personal probity and lashed out at Narendra Modi and the BJP over their attacks on the Bengal government before questioning the alleged lack of tran...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.20

Tumpa touched by first contact with sarkar

Four Santiniketan residents who interacted with Soumitra Chatterjee in the Tagore town that was the late thespian’s favourite weekend getaway remembered him at “Soumitra and Santiniketan&r...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.20

Govt-on-doorstep a big draw: Bengal

Around 1.25 lakh people applied for benefits under government schemes at 20,000-odd camps set up under “Duare Sarkar (government on doorstep)”, said sources on Tuesday, the first day of th...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.20

Thapa to govt: Don’t play foul

The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (Binay Tamang faction), an ally of Trinamul since 2017, on Tuesday said the state government should not “play foul” with them, the assertion coming in the wake o...
By Vivek Chhetri in Kurseong

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.20

Bengal: 'Duare Sarkar' campaign launched

  With an eye on the 2021 assembly elections, the Trinamul Congress administration in Bengal on Tuesday launched its massive outreach programme 'Duare Sarkar' (government at doorste...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.12.20

Fowler looks to beef up East Bengal attack

Losing to ATK Mohun Bagan in their debut ISL game, SC East Bengal would look to make amends in their battle versus a strong Mumbai City FC at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim on Tuesday.  The Robbie ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.20

TMC keeps tabs on truants as ‘possible defectors’

The Trinamul leadership in Alipurduar hinted on Monday that it would act tough against leaders and workers staying away from party events and are “possibly in touch with other parties”. T...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.20

Bengal: camps for schemes

The Mamata Banerjee dispensation will set up over 13,000 camps across Bengal under its two-month old programme called “Duware Sarkar (government at doorsteps)” where people can apply for t...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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