West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.19

CM finds Teesta counter

Mamata Banerjee has told the Bengal Assembly that people of South Dinajpur are suffering as Bangladesh dammed up the Atrayee river — her second reference to water disputes with the neighbouring coun...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.07.19

Hilsa makes Mamata wade into Teesta

Mamata Banerjee made it clear in the Bengal Assembly on Tuesday that she was still opposed to the Teesta water sharing pact, an agreement that both New Delhi and Dhaka are keen to seal since September...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 29.06.19

Maps of belonging: Debi Choudhurani’s sanctuary

The mid-morning sun was blinding as the car turned left at Goshala More near Jalpaiguri town. Ahead, work on a national highway barred the way forward, as machines and hard-hatted men moved about on a...
By Bhaswati Chakravorty in

India  /  Published 19.11.18

SC defers hearing on Modi clean chit plea

The Supreme Court on Monday deferred till November 26 the hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) to Narendra Modi, who was then Gujarat ...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.18

Tourist rush at CM’s dream project on the banks of Teesta

Bhorer Alo, a new tourism hub of the Bengal government on the banks of the Teesta at Gajoldoba in Jalpaiguri district, is bustling with activity as all its cottages and tents have been booked for the ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


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