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Yogi Adityanath’s copter not allowed to land in West Bengal

UP CM said that this TMC government is anti-people and anti-democratic and has compromised national security.

04 Feb 2019 5:05 AM

Kolkata Police-CBI face-off: Opposition backs Mamata, calls CBI 'mala fide'

Chief Minister and Trinamool supremo Mamata Banerjee later began a dharna at Esplanade.

03 Feb 2019 10:55 PM

West Bengal govt blames Metro Railway for fire mishap

Several passengers had alleged that they did not receive any help from the authorities, even after calling the helpline repeatedly.

29 Dec 2018 3:43 AM

Only those who have lot to hide won't allow CBI: Jaitley on Andhra, WB move

Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal governments have withdrawn their 'general consent' to CBI to conduct raids and investigations.

17 Nov 2018 4:34 PM

West Bengal to observe 'Rosogolla Day' on November 14

'Rosogolla Day' will be celebrated to mark the first anniversary of the sweet getting Geographical Indication tag as 'Bengal's Rosogolla'.

07 Nov 2018 5:17 PM


SC refuses to stop West Bengal govt grant to puja organisers, issues notice

SC was hearing plea challenging Mamata Banerjee govt's decision to dole out Rs 28 crore to 28,000 puja committees in state for Durga Puja.

12 Oct 2018 12:52 PM

SC to hear plea challenging WB govt's decision to grant funds for Durga Puja

Calcutta High Court had earlier refused to interfere in state govt's decision to give Rs 10,000 each to 28,000 Durga puja committees in WB.

11 Oct 2018 1:21 PM

After Bagri Market fire, WB Minister says govt will make new fire safety policy

Commercial buildings would not be granted trade licenses if they fail to follow fire safety rules, a senior minister said.

18 Sep 2018 3:21 PM

SC asks Bengal govt to submit its report on murders of BJP workers

The bench said it needed only a brief outline of what is being done in these cases.

17 Sep 2018 7:42 PM

West Bengal govt seeks GRSE's aid to rebuild collapsed Majerhat bridge

It has also been approached to build a bridge replacing a collapsed one at Siliguri.

12 Sep 2018 4:26 PM


WB govt taking steps to combat 'Momo Challenge': Official

It is alleged that Momo Challenge has claimed lives of two persons at Kurseong in Darjeeling district. Several others have received invites.

26 Aug 2018 2:56 PM

Security of the state: Don’t allow compromises

The Opposition is not an enemy like those across our borders, where soldiers have no choice but to kill or get killed in certain situations.

23 Jul 2018 12:20 AM

BJP must take blame for shabby arrangement at PM Modi's rally in WB: TMC

A make-shift tent collapsed during Modi's rally in Midnapore on June 16, following which Centre sought a report from West Bengal government.

18 Jul 2018 3:45 PM

Mamata Banerjee govt to cut down 'avoidable' costs to repay loans

She added that said keeping a check on the expenditure would not have any affect on public schemes like 'Kanyashree'.

06 Jul 2018 9:06 AM

West Bengal government extends summer vacation due to heat wave

Reportedly, in Kolkata, the temperature crossed 40 degree Celsius since the last few days.

19 Jun 2018 11:25 AM


WB Panchayat polls to be held on May 14, as per schedule: Supreme Court

Supreme Court has asked the State Election Commission and the West Bengal government to ensure free and fair polls.

10 May 2018 3:52 PM

TMC leaders should look at their faces in mirror, says KN Tripathi

O’Brien had also said that Tripathi could not act unilaterally and he should follow the rules and regulations.

09 Feb 2018 12:35 AM

Mukul moves Delhi HC against ‘phone-tapping’

Advocate Kumar Dushyant Singh filed the petition on behalf of Roy.

18 Nov 2017 2:26 AM

Mukul Roy meets gov, apprises him of Biswa Bangla issue

West Bengal government on Saturday iterated that the Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation is totally owned by it and is not a private entity.

15 Nov 2017 6:35 AM

‘Biswa Bangla is govt company, not private’

The Home secretary said that Biswa Bangla is not only a corporation or a logo.

12 Nov 2017 7:17 AM