Chandrima Bhattacharya
India  /  Published 27.07.22

Centre tries to pass GST buck

Under fire for imposing GST on essentials such as packaged rice and pulses, the Centre on Tuesday tried to shrug off the blame by alleging that many finance ministers from Opposition-ruled states were...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.22

'Dhankhar rewarded'

Taking a swipe at West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar being made the NDA candidate for vice president, state minister Chandrima Bhattacharya on Sunday said that he has been rewarded by the BJP for a...
By Our bureau and PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 12.07.22

Woman arrested from Sonarpur for duping people by posing as PA of ministers

A woman was arrested from Sonarpur near Kolkata on Sunday evening for allegedly duping several people by promising them apartments as the personal assistant of two West Bengal ministers. She was arre...

West Bengal  /  Published 04.06.22

Modi slammed over EPF rate cut

Earlier in March, the EPFO had decided to lower the interest on provident fund deposits for 2021-22 to 8.1 per cent from 8.5 per cent provided in 2020-21. The Centre approved it on Friday. The 8.1 pe...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kolkata


India  /  Published 02.05.22

28% GST on casino, online gaming

The panel of state finance ministers is unanimous on hiking the GST rate on casino, race course and online gaming services to 28 per cent, West Bengal finance minister Chandrima Bhattacharya said on M...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 08.04.22

Swasthya Sathi scheme health cover may turn conditional at Vellore

The private hospitals have alleged that many of the rates offered under the scheme are unviable. Association of Hospitals of Eastern India, the body of private hospitals, has formally written to the s...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.22

Firhad is city's top boss

Firhad Hakim and Chandrima Bhattacharya have emerged as chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s most trusted lieutenants after reallocation of portfolios were approved by the governor Jagdeep Dhankhar ...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.02.22

Trinamul drops flashpoint lists

The Trinamul Congress has removed from its official social media platforms the civic election candidates’ lists that were allegedly attributed to people close to Prashant Kishor and described as...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.21

Durgapur mayor quits

Durgapur mayor Dilip Agasty on Monday resigned apparently following instructions from the Trinamul Congress leadership. Agasty submitted his resignation to West Burdwan district magistrate S. Arun Pr...
By Our Correspondent in Durgapur


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