West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.21

BJP workers lob cut money charge at leader

The district saffron camp suffered a loss of face as BJP workers in a number of villages under Manikchak block accused the head of a saffron party-run panchayat of demanding money from prospective ben...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.21

Pro-BJP Matuas to hold rally in Calcutta

The All India Matua Mahasangha, which is politically aligned to the BJP, has decided to hold a meeting at Behala in Calcutta on Friday.  Mahasangha chief and BJP’s Bongaon MP Santanu Thaku...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.21

Prayer before polls

Anubrata Mondal, the Birbhum district chief of the Trinamul Congress, organised a mega yajna at Kankalitala, a popular Kali temple, in Bolpur on Wednesday. Sources said the Trinamul Congress had spen...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.21

KD Singh held for money laundering

The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday arrested former Trinamul Congress Rajya Sabha member and industrialist Kanwar Deep Singh in connection with an alleged money-laundering case. The central agen...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui, Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta, New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.01.21

Government misled SC on farm laws: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday said the Narendra Modi government had misled the Supreme Court by saying that intense and elaborate consultative processes had been conducted before enacting the three farm l...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 14.01.21

Furquan upset with Cong minder

Former MP and veteran Congress leader Furkan Ansari has expressed his displeasure over the functioning of party’s Jharkhand in-charge R.P.N. Singh to national general secretary K.C. Venugopal. ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshdepur

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.21

Sisir Adhikari loses Trinamul post

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari on Wednesday filed a petition before Calcutta High Court, pleading that the state government be ordered to provide more security personnel for him during his meetings and r...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Tamluk(EastMidnapore)

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.01.21

Cong demands farm law rollback

State finance minister Rameshwar Oraon has welcomed the Supreme Court’s decision to halt the implementation of the three farm laws but called for a repeal of all the contentious legislations. O...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.21

Sisir now removed from district president's post

  Nearly a month after West Bengal's political heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari joined the BJP, his father and TMC Lok Sabha MP Sisir Adhikari was on Wednesday removed as East Midnapore district...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.21

If it’s icon-worship, it must be polls

Zealous attempts were visible from both the Trinamul Congress and the BJP to observe the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda on Tuesday and the rival parties accused each other of political opportu...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya and Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


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