West Bengal  /  Published 23.12.18

Oops! Belated realisation ‘hits’ school

Kharmadanga, where the VHP project is coming up, falls in the Banhat gram panchayat, which is run by the Trinamul Congress...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Rampurhat

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.18

When democracy devours a democratic institution

A tribal hamlet in Bengal has axed its village head. Has the light of civilization finally flooded India’s hinterlands?...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 28.04.19

Tracking constituencies, EC, candidates and leaders

Around 1.35 crore voters in 8 South Bengal constituencies are to vote on Monday in the 4th phase of the LS elections in the state...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 27.04.19

Central forces beyond booths

The central forces’ inclusion is significant as they will be involved in tackling general law and order problems outside booths...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.19

Anubrata gives ‘bail’ order to govt lawyer

Ujjwal had been arrested for his alleged role in the murder of Dipak Ghosh in Khoirasol last year...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri


West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.19

Explosives haul rerun in Bankura

A truck carrying detonators, gelatin sticks and over 200 bags of ammonium nitrate from Telangana was intercepted ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Bankura

West Bengal  /  Published 16.12.18

Trench to stop sand lifting

Over 3,000 saplings planted along the Brahmani river to curb the number of illegal sand traders...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.18

Politics kills age-old post in Bengal tribal village

Every tribal village in Birbhum has a majhi haram — traditionally the oldest male if he is willing ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.06.19

Graft scan on projects and panchayats

‘Rs 1.4 crore spent’ on ponds never dug...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.19

Met sounds swelter alert

Alipore Met recorded a maximum temperature of 37.5 degrees, 2 degrees above normal, but excessive moisture content in the air made the elements feel like 49 degrees...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta


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