West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.20

Matuas demand for CAA implementation

The All-India Matua Mahasangha, which enjoys the BJP’s support, has urged the Narendra Modi government to announce a timeframe to implement the provisions of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA),...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.07.20

Bullets fly over virus fear

Officials of a private hospital allegedly called in goons, who opened fire to disperse a patient’s relatives seeking shelter under a shed on hospital premises amid heavy rain on Tuesday night. ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bongaon

West Bengal  /  Published 27.07.20

Patient dies without care at Bongaon hospital

A 65-year-old grocer suffering from respiratory complications and suspected Covid-19 symptoms died unattended in front of the main entrance to Bongaon state general hospital on Saturday night. Madhab...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bongaon

West Bengal  /  Published 30.09.19

Bangladesh Hilsa gift for Durga Puja trickles in

Eight trucks carrying 30.5 tonnes of Bangladeshi Hilsa out of 500 tonnes promised by Dhaka arrived in Bengal late on Monday evening after a day-long wait blamed on sluggish Indian customs clearances a...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bongaon

West Bengal  /  Published 05.05.19

Voting in seven seats today

Seven Lok Sabha seats in Bengal will vote on Monday in the fifth phase of the general election. The Election Commission has directed officials to arrange two quick response teams (QRTs) for each polic...
By The Telegraph in


West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.19

Sisters’ reunion ends in deaths

Five sisters from Bengal on a long-cherished holiday reunion met with disaster in Kerala on Friday evening when three of them were crushed to death and two others suffered grievous injuries when their...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bongaon

West Bengal  /  Published 16.07.19

Trinamul and BJP claim victory at Bongaon

The Trinamul Congress and the BJP claimed the control of Bongaon municipality in North 24-Parganas after a no-trust vote which was marked by a clash with bombs on Tuesday. Rapid action force personnel...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.05.19

Nadia youngsters defy threats and cast first votes

At least three first-time voters showed their strong resolve to exercise their franchise despite threats and assault by alleged Trinamul-backed miscreants in Nadia’s Gayeshpur that falls under the B...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

CM to Matuas: Have faith in us

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday urged Matuas to repose faith in her and said the Union government’s citizenship thrusts would render them foreigners. In an attempt to win back the loyalty of the Matuas, ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bongaon

West Bengal  /  Published 03.02.20

Two rallies by CM today

Mamata Banerjee is all set to launch a fresh bid to win back the support of the Matuas with two rallies in Bongaon and Ranaghat on Tuesday afternoon, nearly nine months after Trinamul suffered a major...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar


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