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Mamata in Mumbai to meet ‘friends,’ drum up business support for state

According to the buzz, through these big business summits, Ms Banerjee is trying to project herself as a business friendly politician.. 

02 Nov 2017 4:16 AM

SC pulls up West Bengal govt for challenging Aadhaar

Responding to the order, the chief minister said she will obey the court’s directive and gave a positive spin to the development in court.

31 Oct 2017 6:18 AM

Calcutta HC allows 200 petitioners to appear for TET

Noting that the last date for applying for the TET was Oct. 29, Justice Banerjee asked the state education department to assist the petitioners.

28 Oct 2017 6:39 AM

State govt releases Rs 508 crore for urban local bodies

The Finance Commission Grants, along with own resources of municipal bodies, fill the critical gaps in budget meant for urban local bodies.

27 Oct 2017 12:25 AM

MHA tells states: Don’t rely only on Central forces

The MHA said some states requisition Central forces for situations that can be handled by the local police.

19 Oct 2017 1:50 AM


No more strike calls in Hills, says Binay Tamang

Public meetings will be organised at six places after Diwali, he said at an event to mark the 11th foundation day of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha.

08 Oct 2017 6:29 AM

Kolkata gears up for mega immersion carnival today

Special lighting installations, separate gallery for foreign delegates at state govt’s roadshow.

03 Oct 2017 4:58 AM

People of Hills will not forgive Tamang, says Bimal Gurung

The indefinite shutdown in the Hills over the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland on Tuesday entered its 104th day.

27 Sep 2017 4:47 AM

West Bengal plans muslin tourism circuit in Burdwan, Murshidabad

The board to also consider including Baluchar in Murshidabad in the circuit.

18 Sep 2017 5:39 AM

Calcutta HC to govt workers: Accept 15 per cent DA hike

The division bench directed that the matter would come up for further hearing in November, when these issues can be agitated before the court.

14 Sep 2017 7:07 AM


Tamang murder trial via video-conferencing not possible, says Judge

The facility has been suspended by the state government since June 18 in a bid to curb communication among troublemakers in the Hills.

13 Sep 2017 2:07 AM

All-party meet in WB to discuss Darjeeling-Gorkhaland situation today

The Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) and other hill parties will also participate in the meeting.

12 Sep 2017 12:01 PM

Manoj Sinha slams Shah event booking cancellation

The BJP alleged that a state-owned Netaji indoor stadium, where Shah was scheduled to attend a programme had cancelled the booking for the event.

09 Sep 2017 7:57 AM

BJP playing politics over denial of permissions, says CM Mamata Banerjee

The CM said the BJP deliberately tried to book the stadium for a day knowing it was already booked.

08 Sep 2017 5:34 AM

‘GJM suspends Hills bandh for 12 days’

However, GJM general secretary Roshan Giri said the bandh will continue and there is no question of withdrawing it.

01 Sep 2017 4:23 AM


Binay Tamang: Bimal Gurung is like my brother

“Bimal Gurung is like my elder brother. Don’t listen to those who are against the Gorkhaland movement,” Tamang told the meeting.

01 Sep 2017 3:46 AM

All have liberty to celebrate freedom: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee made it clear that all have the total liberty to celebrate the I-Day in their own way in the state.

15 Aug 2017 2:17 AM

GJM office torched, party says no invitation for talks

Petrol bombs were hurled at the GJM office in the early hours, the police said, adding that the entire office was gutted.

11 Aug 2017 4:07 AM

Cops, protesters injured in Jaigoan

The police tried to convince the GJM supporters to refrain from attacking, but the agitators remained defiant and broke the first two barricades.

31 Jul 2017 6:28 AM

Enforcement Directorate to question mayor for 3rd time

The ED has already interrogated two other Trinamul leaders, Sultan Ahmed, an MP, and his brother Iqbal Ahmed, an MLA in the same case.

30 Jul 2017 3:47 AM