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DA is legal right of Bengal govt employees, says Calcutta HC

In 2016 the SAT had ordered that the state government employees could not claim it as their right as it was a ‘kind donation’ by the state government.

01 Sep 2018 2:26 AM

Jalpaiguri circuit bench likely to be inaugurated in September

The Jalpaiguri circuit bench of the Calcutta High Court is a long-standing demand of north Bengal residents.

29 Aug 2018 1:48 PM

Calcutta HC asks govt to ensure no animal slaughter in public

‘Shocking state did not have machinery to implement 68-yr-old Act’.

23 Aug 2018 6:21 AM

Calcutta high court seeks report from SP on probe into man’s death

Singh, along with three of his friends, had gone to Siliguri for pandal-hopping on the day of Saraswati Puja on January 22.

07 Aug 2018 12:57 AM

‘Rural health services to be hit if 10 per cent doctors go for PG courses’

The hearing in the matter was concluded today and the order was reserved by the bench.

07 Aug 2018 12:36 AM


Need 3 months to conclude Narada probe: CBI to Calcutta HC

The agency filed a progress report in the investigation in the case before the court on Friday.

04 Aug 2018 5:26 AM

Judges to inspect Jalpaiguri circuit bench infrastructure

A petition was moved before the high court on July 26 questioning the propriety of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

03 Aug 2018 5:46 AM

‘Firm chief trying to siphon off money to tax havens’

The regulator seeks directions for a thorough probe.

02 Aug 2018 5:44 AM

Petition in Calcutta HC over CM’s order on circuit bench

The petitioner’s lawyer claimed that the CM of a state cannot make such an announcement on a decision which is to be taken by the HC itself.

27 Jul 2018 6:31 AM

Ex-footballer gets 3-year jail for graft

He demanded Rs 4 lakh bribe while working in excise dept.

26 Jun 2018 6:52 AM


Calcutta HC orders cops to register FIR against Asansol mayor

Tiwari accused of alleged attack on a BJP candidate in rural polls.

14 Jun 2018 6:18 AM

BJP to move high court, SC to know truth behind murders of workers in Purulia

BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya alleged the two were murdered because of instigation by senior Trinamool leaders.

05 Jun 2018 8:40 AM

Calcutta HC administration frames rules on lawyers’ strike

When the matter came up for hearing earlier this month, the administration told the court that rules have been framed.

31 May 2018 6:49 AM

Relief for Salim’s son; Calcutta HC stays his arrest till May 25

The CID lodged a complaint with the cyber crime police station of the Bidhannagar City Police.

24 May 2018 6:07 AM

Calcutta HC asks police to hand over couple’s body to their son

A case was initiated by the police against ten persons on murder charge. The couple’s bodies were sent for post-mortem.

19 May 2018 6:32 AM


Democracy on trial in West Bengal

In the absence of adequate police support, the Election Commission has evidently not played the part expected of it.

13 May 2018 5:37 AM

SC stays Calcutta HC’s order on West Bengal rural poll

Following this, the State Election Commission said the panchayat polls would be held on May 14 as scheduled.

11 May 2018 6:11 AM

SEC knocks SC’s door against HC judgment

The WBSEC argued that online nomination is against the election rules.

10 May 2018 2:15 AM

Calcutta HC doubts adequacy of security arrangements

CPI (M) lawyer Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharyya vehemently opposed the security arrangements.

09 May 2018 1:54 AM

Calcutta HC refuses to interfere in WB panchayat poll; raps SEC

The division bench said the SEC had floundered in upholding its constitutional obligations and asked to conduct itself in a neutral manner.

04 May 2018 2:08 PM