West Bengal
India  /  Published 20.09.19

Rajeev Kumar files anticipatory bail plea

Former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Friday filed an anticipatory bail plea in the Alipore district and sessions court, a day after a city court said that the CBI does not need a warrant...
By PTI in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.19

Kalyani University biometric protest hits classes

Classes were hampered at Kalyani University for the third consecutive day on Thursday by a section of teachers who have announced a weeklong boycott to protest the varsity’s new biometric attendance...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.19

Bengal lynching bill under governor scrutiny

The Mamata Banerjee government’s plan to pass a bill to prevent lynching in Bengal has come under the scanner of Raj Bhavan with the Congress and the Left bringing to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar’s n...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 07.05.20

Winning hearts

Sir — It is always heartening to see sports personalities making positive social statements through their words or actions. Recently, several cricketers responded to the Covid-19 crisis by pledging ...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 06.05.20

Allow goods movement through Indo-Bangla border: Centre to Bengal

The Centre on Wednesday came down heavily on the West Bengal government for not allowing movement of essential goods through the Indo-Bangladesh border, saying such acts will have international implic...
By PTI in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.18

Trinamul veteran no more

Former Trinamul MLA Pankaj Banerjee, who was the leader of the Opposition in the Bengal Assembly between 2001 and 2006, breathed his last at a south Calcutta hospital on Friday. He was 71 and is survi...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.05.20

City contain zones rise

Chief secretary Rajiva Sinha said Bengal had 444 containment zones as on Thursday. Calcutta now has 264 such zones, North 24-Parganas 70 and Howrah 72. On Tuesday, Calcutta had 227, North 24-Parganas ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.08.19

Follow Bengal and stop lynchings, Mamata tells Centre

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday urged the Centre and all states to pass laws to curb lynchings, calling it a “social evil” the Narendra Modi government should have tried to stamp out and ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.04.20

Bengal toll 20; tests rise

The Bengal government on Sunday put the number of active Covid-19 patients at 461 with 38 new positive cases and two more deaths.The death toll from the disease has reached 20 with the two fatalities....
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.20

Govt to sell fish online to counter price rise

The Bengal fisheries development department has decided to directly sell fish to counter the rise in prices be¬cause of the coronavirusin¬duced lockdown.While people in Calcutta can place their orde...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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