West Bengal

Didi targets Left Front

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday spoke about alleged anomalies in government recruitments and transf...

Opposition hits streets over SSC scam

The ruling Trinamul on Thursday seemed clearly on the back foot after a series of developments in the courtroo...

Anubrata finally faces CBI quiz

Trinamul's Birbhum district president Anubrata Mondal appeared before the CBI in connection with the multi...

Mamata hints at early panchayat polls

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday hinted at the possibility of advancing the panchayat polls, scheduled next April-M...

Bar on loud music for forest resorts

The Gorumara wildlife division of the state forest department has served a notice to all private resorts and l...

New train to Dhaka from June 1

Mitali Express — the new passenger train between New Jalpaiguri and Dhaka — is all set to debut fr...

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

2 dead in highway mishap

The driver and the cleaner of a truck died in an accident near Baniajhora bridge on NH31C in Alipurduar district on Monday night. Sources said two trucks were bound for Assam when one hit the other i...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

SC relief for Abhishek

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Enforcement Directorate to question Trinamul Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee and his wife Rujira in Calcutta, instead of Delhi, in connection with alleged money...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

Jute farmers protest BSF curbs

Residents of a village in Cooch Behar close to the India-Bangladesh border blocked a road in front of the local camp of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday, demanding that they be allowed to gr...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

HC turns down CBI probe plea

A division bench of Chief Justice Prakash Shrivastava and Justice Rajarshi Bharadwaj of the high court on Tuesday rejected a plea for CBI probe into the Maynaguri molestation-and-suicide, asking state...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

TMC MLA’s riverbed vigil

Police, he said, are also flying drones over Fulhar and some other rivers which flow through Malda. “A number of vehicles have been seized for carrying sand and soil which were taken out from r...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

Ensure safety of Bhagwat: CM

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday sent out multiple messages on several aspects to civil and police administrations and to her colleagues in the Trinamul Congress. Although the chief minister sent the messa...
By Anshuman Phadikar, Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

Suvendu ‘clout’ in BJP chief’s fiat

Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar on Monday stalled appointments of four mandal presidents at Haldia and Moyna in East Midnapore, shortly after their names were announced. The unexpected diktat promp...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

Mamata calls for stopgap wage plan

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday asked the departments that execute development projects in the state — collectively called works departments — to set up a “crisis management fund” a...
By Pranesh Sarkar, Anshuman Phadikar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.05.22

No intention to kill Anis: Govt

Advocate general S.N. Mukherjee told Calcutta High Court on Tuesday that Anis Khan had fallen to his death from the terrace of his house when police had raided the Leftist student leader’s resid...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.22

Bowbazar: Building demolition begins

Demolition of one of the buildings that developed cracks during tunneling work of the East West Metro corridor at Bowbazar is underway, a senior official said on Tuesday. "Demolition work of bui...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


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