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Two West Bengal VCs given honorary colonel rank

My heartfelt compliments are with all the NCC officers and instructors for continuing the good job, says Partha Chatterjee.

22 May 2018 6:23 AM

Intellectuals criticise TMC, admin, police

Mr Chakraborty pointed out, “The situation has gone in the control of the miscreants since the filing of nominations began.

12 Apr 2018 8:08 AM

Bengal: Don’t play mischief

We hope the West Bengal governor’s tour of the riot-hit areas is not a prelude to the imposition of President’s Rule in the state.

02 Apr 2018 3:38 AM

West Bengal Guv Tripathi visits riot-hit areas, appeals for peace

Sources claimed that the state government did not raise any objection when the Governor wished to visit parts of the district again.

01 Apr 2018 12:58 AM

West Bengal rejects Centre’s offer to help state curb violence

In a rare instance, the state government, however, barred governor Keshari Nath Tripathi to visit the area.

29 Mar 2018 2:06 AM


Stop this provocation now

In Bengal’s case, the local BJP leaders took the plea that raising arms was traditional to Ram Navami.

27 Mar 2018 12:21 AM

All Ramnavami committees in Burdwan to get Rs 5,000 each

The amount was given to the Ramnavami organisers at a programme at Asansol Municipal Corporation building.

25 Mar 2018 2:26 AM

Sovan Chatterjee security cover trimmed

According to sources, Mr Chatterjee, who so far enjoyed Z-plus category security cover, will now get only Z category protection.

01 Mar 2018 12:19 AM

IPS officer who protested transfer likely to join BJP

Ms Ghosh was believed to have sent the letters following her resignation, sources hinted.

01 Jan 2018 1:06 AM

Violence erupts over land, three villagers injured

Trinamul strongman of Bhangar Arabul Islam denied the allegation on the ruling party.

29 Dec 2017 2:11 AM


WB govt negotiates with World Bank to procure 130 electric buses

Bengal can avail subsidy to buy these electric buses for Kolkata, Asansol and Durgapur, state Transport Minister told the Assembly.

29 Nov 2017 4:01 PM

BJP writes to Nadda seeking Central role

BJP leader accused Mamata Banerjee of discreetly instructing the hospitals not to write dengue in prescriptions.

13 Nov 2017 4:35 AM

Political feud breaks out as dengue claims 2 more lives

The victims were identified as Sabita Rani Dey of Netaji Nagar and Soumyadip Pal of Kestopur in the outskirts of the city. 

06 Nov 2017 2:29 AM

Sanjoy Mukherjee is new CID chief

IPS officer Sanjoy Mukherjee was earlier posted as the director (security) of the West Bengal police in rank of the additional general of police.

05 Nov 2017 12:38 AM

SC quashes Mamata govt's plea against Aadhaar

'Let Mamata Banerjee come and file a plea as an individual. We will entertain it as she will be an individual,' the top court said.

30 Oct 2017 12:29 PM


Centre withdraws forces from Darjeeling Hills

The Centre’s move comes after state police sub-inspector Amitava Malik was shot dead by GJM chief Bimal Gurung’s armed followers.

16 Oct 2017 4:31 AM

West Bengal govt caused Hills shutdown, says Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav said because of the West Bengal government’s behaviour, the Gorkhaland issue was simmering.

16 Oct 2017 4:20 AM

Congress attacks CM over cop’s death

Questions why police raid team in Hills lacked protection.

16 Oct 2017 4:16 AM

A mess in Darjeeling: Trauma for Gorkhas

A people so mobilised will pelt stones at the leaders who promised them the moon and have shown no results.

15 Sep 2017 1:51 AM

Piyush Goyal accuses West Bengal govt of indulging in communalism

Trinamul Congress is losing support and the people in the state are yearning for a change in 2019, says Goyal.

10 Sep 2017 6:05 AM