West Bengal

Mamata attacks Centre

Mamata Banerjee on Sunday attacked the BJP-led Centre, yet again, over its alleged misuse of central agencies,...

BJP drops ‘martyrs’ tarpan’ on Mahalaya

The BJP this year dropped its shaheed tarpan event, organised on the morning of Mahalaya since 2019 to pay tri...

Mithun trains guns at Partha cash

Actor-politician Mithun Chakraborty attacked Trinamul on Sunday over the issue of corruption and alleged that ...

Love to eat in trains? Board a restaurant

For people who enjoy the feeling of having a meal in trains, here’s good news. The Northeast Frontier R...

Armed BSF jawan goes missing, traced

 The Border Security Force (BSF), with the help of Malda district police, on Sunday traced one of its jaw...

Planters slam Ajoy’s ‘BloodTea’ campaign

Darjeeling Tea planters are up in arms against Ajoy Edwards, the president of the Hamro Party, for having star...

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

Rename Calcutta road: Didi to mayor

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday directed Kolkata mayor Firhad Hakim to rename a road and a park in the city after former president Pranab Mukherjee. Speaking at the inauguration of Chetla Ag...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

No alliance in Bengal: AAP

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will fight for people's right to proper education and health infrastructure, the party's state in-charge, Sanjay Basu, said on Sunday. Basu, talking to reporters aft...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

Bengal: Kurmis call off rail stir

A rail blockade by Kurmis, demanding scheduled caste status, at two stations in Adra and Kharagpur divisions was withdrawn after five days, an official here said. The agitation since Tuesday led to t...
By Our Web Desk in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

BJP cries foul over Mithun room denial

Bengal BJP leaders have trained guns at the South Dinajpur district administration for not allotting a room to actor-politician Mithun Chakraborty at the Balurghat Circuit House, alleging that officia...
By Kousik Sen, Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta/Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

Bengal logs 314 fresh Covid cases

Bengal on Saturday reported 314 new Covid-19 infections, 196 recoveries and one death. The state currently has 2,952 active cases, including 104 in hospitals. Covid recovery rate was 98.84 per cent a...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

'Chakdah' Express rolls one last time

For Jharna Goswami of Nadia’s Chakdah, cricket will never be the same again. Jharna, 70, is the mother of pacer Jhulan Goswami, 39, who wore the Indian cap for a last time on Saturday, ending h...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.22

Kalimpong: Pak ‘spy’ held

The Special Task Force (STF) of Bengal arrested a 39-year-old man from Kalimpong for allegedly sending “sensitive information” about army installations in north Bengal to intelligence agen...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.22

Rally violence: BJP for CBI probe

A BJP committee that looked into the clash between West Bengal Police and party members during its march to the secretariat, has sought CBI and National Human Rights Commission probes into the violenc...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.22

Digha Jagannath temple by Dec 2023

The Rs 100-crore Jagannath Temple being built by the West Bengal government at the beach town of Digha in Purba Medinipur district will be completed by December 2023, an official said on Saturday. Th...
By Supratik Sengupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.22

Bangla quartet held on border

Four Bangladeshi nationals — all women — were apprehended by troops of the 15 battalion of the Border Security Force(BSF) posted at Pathanpara border outpost in Jalpaiguri district on Frid...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri/Raiganj


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