Opinion  /  Published 19.12.18

Gautam Gambhir's upsetting retirement

Sir — The decision of the the former Indian cricketer, Gautam Gambhir, to retire from all forms of the game after playing his last Ranji Trophy match could not have come at a more appropriate time. ...
By The Telegraph

Sports  /  Published 15.12.18

A battle of survival in the disguise of Derby

Sunday is set to witness a ‘big’ match that incidentally has lost some of its bigness to the circumstances. East Bengal and Mohun Bagan face each other in an I-League encounter at the Salt Lake St...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.18

Move to expand Kurseong Tourist Lodge

The Bengal government has decided to expand Kurseong Tourist Lodge, which is famous among locals and tourists alike for their mouth-watering chicken momos.Gautam Deb, state tourism minister, said : ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Sports  /  Published 15.11.19

Morgan pat for Doungel

Former East Bengal coach Trevor James Morgan praised Seiminlen Doungel, whose equaliser helped India snatch a point against Afghanistan in a World Cup qualifying round match on Thursday. As a teenager...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.11.19

Survivor plans to move HC

A woman from Barasat, North 24-Parganas, who was trafficked to Pune at 13 by an acquaintance she called “kakima” (aunt) has received Rs 6 lakh as compensation from the Bengal government.The woman,...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


North East  /  Published 14.11.19

Assam policy to boost export

Assam has announced an export and logistics policy to boost exports where it has competitive advantage through increased market penetration and strengthen the export infrastructure of the state.The po...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 05.11.19

Bengal ache over observers for Jharkhand polls

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has appointed seven Bengal IAS officers on its own as observers for the five-phased Jharkhand elections from November 25.Earlier, the ECI had decided to engage 3...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.12.18

SC raps Bengal over lack of court halls

The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Bengal government and Calcutta High Court for lack of seriousness in constructing adequate court halls and residential quarters for judges of the subordina...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.19

Mauling of Sarobar worsens

If Saturday was bad, Sunday was worse at Rabindra Sarobar.Worshippers descended on the premises of the south Calcutta lake to perform Chhath Puja early on Sunday and placed oil-filled lamps on the wat...
By Subhajoy Roy and Bishwarup Dutta in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 04.12.18

Neglect at the roots of the court system

No system can remain healthy if its first stages are neglected. The rebuke reportedly administered by the Supreme Court to the government of West Bengal regarding its casual attitude towards providing...
By The Editorial Board


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