West Bengal Government
Business  /  Published 16.01.19

Britannia eyes bigger slice of Bengal pie

By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.11.18

Protest deferred

An organisation of Namasudras on Sunday postponed a blockade on NH31C that connects Bengal with Assam at the eleventh hour following a request from chief minister Mamata Banerjee.The All India Namasud...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.18

Trinamul ‘drums up’ support

Trinamul will gift khols (two-sided hand-played drums) and kartals (a percussion instrument) to over 4,000 kirtan (devotional song) groups in Birbhum to woo Hindus and counter BJP allegations of minor...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.19

Mamata launches cell, number to fight ‘cut money’ in schemes

Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a grievance cell and a toll-free number to deal with complaints of irregularities and corruption in delivery of welfare schemes being implemented by the Bengal gove...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.19

French restoration mission makes a start in Chandernagore

A French team visited Chandernagore on Friday to set in motion the process of restoration and reuse of the registry office, a former French courthouse that stands in dilapidated condition at an end of...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Chandernagore


West Bengal  /  Published 08.01.19

IAS body for strong steps against no-rule-of-law DM

A central body of IAS officers on Tuesday sought “exemplary punishment” for Nikhil Nirmal in connection with an alleged assault of a youth at a police station as the Bengal government planned admi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.01.19

Purulia brews tea plantation plan

The Bengal government plans to set up tea gardens at Ayodhya Hills in Purulia and produce crush-tear-curl (CTC) tea in the next five to six years. The panchayat and rural development department has gi...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.18

Move to expand Kurseong Tourist Lodge

The Bengal government has decided to expand Kurseong Tourist Lodge, which is famous among locals and tourists alike for their mouth-watering chicken momos.Gautam Deb, state tourism minister, said : ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 05.12.18

SC raps Bengal over lack of court halls

The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Bengal government and Calcutta High Court for lack of seriousness in constructing adequate court halls and residential quarters for judges of the subordina...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.12.18

Neglect at the roots of the court system

No system can remain healthy if its first stages are neglected. The rebuke reportedly administered by the Supreme Court to the government of West Bengal regarding its casual attitude towards providing...
By The Editorial Board


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.