Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020 | Last Update : 12:07 AM IST

  India

Calcutta [Kolkata]

Amid rising rape cases, Modi urges people to respect daughters like Goddess Durga

the PM’s address was shown by the party on television screens in all 78,000 election booth areas

23 Oct 2020 2:27 AM

GJM's Bimal Gurung resurfaces in Kolkata after three years, cuts ties with NDA

Gurung also offered full support to chief minister Mamata Banerjee to help her return to power

22 Oct 2020 12:06 AM

Calcutta High Court upholds Durga Puja verdict but relaxes certain guidelines

the bench modifies its previous guidelines for the puja committees

21 Oct 2020 7:39 PM

BJP chief JP Nadda promises to implement CAA after Covid-19 pandemic ends

Referring to the “Gorkhaland” separate statehood demand, Nadda also made it clear the BJP was “determined and committed” to fulfil promise

20 Oct 2020 1:26 PM

Calcutta High Court declares all West Bengal Durga Puja mandaps 'no entry zones'

A division bench of Justices Sanjib Banerjee and Arijit Banerjee passed the order which will cover around 34,000 pujas

20 Oct 2020 11:55 AM

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Mamata government alleges ‘communal twist’ in turban row

The statement came a day after members of the Sikh community rallied across the city demanding an explanation and apology from the police

12 Oct 2020 2:37 PM

Ahead of BJP protest against Manish Shukla's murder, Mamata shuts down Nabanna

The instruction however came to them only on Wednesday, sources revealed.

08 Oct 2020 11:29 AM

West Bengal CID arrest two for Manish Shukla's murder after BJP goes on rampage

Singh's close aide and councillor Shukla was shot dead late on Sunday evening.

06 Oct 2020 11:59 AM

Mamata crying 'crocodile tears' over farmer issues, alleges West Bengal governor

Dhankhar said had West Bengal government taken timely and due steps, over 70 lakh farmers would have been benefited from PM-Kisan Yojana

22 Sep 2020 7:11 PM

NIA finds tunnel in house of accused in West Bengal

Bunker, tunnel discovered under suspect's house in Murshidabad

21 Sep 2020 1:29 PM

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Poacher held with 13 kg deer meat, 40 snares in Bengal

The man, identified as Manindranath Das, was arrested from his residence and 13 kg of deer meat was found in his possession

06 Sep 2020 10:40 AM

West Bengal floods: 400 families evacuated in Howrah district

These families have been put up in a local primary school building

23 Aug 2020 11:57 AM

TMC's Samaresh Das, three-time MLA from Egra, dies of COVID-19

Das is the third notable politician from the state, who died after testing positive for COVID-19

17 Aug 2020 2:04 PM

Raj Bhavan under surveillance of Mamata, alleges governor Dhankar

How can a constitutional office be under surveillance?, the Bengal governor asked

17 Aug 2020 1:27 PM

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Kolkata: COVID-19 positive man tries to jump off hospital building, saved by alert worker

The incident happened around 9 am at the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital

08 Aug 2020 6:11 PM

Life in West Bengal comes to a halt as state government imposes lockdown to stem COVID-19

It is part of the twice-a-week lockdown imposed in the state since July 23 to break the chain of the infection.

08 Aug 2020 5:11 PM

Mamata does unto BJP what BJP does unto Congress

Senior leader returns to the Trinamool from the BJP in response to Mamata Banerjee's appeal

31 Jul 2020 4:47 PM

Fire breaks out at Union Bank branch in Kolkata, no injuries reported

The incident was reported at India exchange place branch of the Union Bank and six fire tenders were rushed to the spot, the official said

31 Jul 2020 1:09 PM

West Bengal Congress chief Somen Mitra dies at 78 in Kolkata

Sources at the private hospital where Mitra was admitted to said he died due to heart and age-related ailments.

30 Jul 2020 3:32 PM

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