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TMC rally: Mamata Banerjee says rail services curtailed

An Eastern Railway official said several special trains were being operated in the Sealdah and Howrah divisions.

22 Jul 2019 6:16 AM

Prashant Kishor to attend Martyrs’ Day rally today

A formal invitation for the rally had been sent to Mr Kishor, a senior Trinamul Congress (TMC) leader told PTI.

21 Jul 2019 7:20 AM

12 movie, TV stars in West Bengal join BJP

Ghosh said 17 municipal council members from Darjeeling had not been able to visit their homes after joining the BJP.

19 Jul 2019 7:42 AM

GoAir to start 7 overseas, 8 domestic flights

The private carrier inducts 51st aircraft to its fleet. It will be adding one aircraft every month. It also brings change in its senior management.

19 Jul 2019 2:44 AM

Durand Cup to return to ‘Mecca of Football’

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate the soccer competition on August 2 at Salt Lake Stadium.

18 Jul 2019 2:21 AM


More trouble in store for TMC, Sovan to join BJP

Sources indicated that Chatterjee’s induction to the BJP is likely to happen anytime.

18 Jul 2019 2:19 AM

SIT to investigate death of old metro passenger

The newly-inducted “Medha” rake manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Perumbur was withdrawn from operation.

16 Jul 2019 5:10 AM

107 West Bengal MLAs to join BJP: Mukul Roy

Mamata Banerjee’s nephew calls him ‘Chanakya made in China’.

14 Jul 2019 7:20 AM

Congress turns down state unit chief Somen Mitra’s resignation

The Congress won two of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal, four down from the 2014 election.

10 Jul 2019 2:19 AM

Eminent author Mani Sankar becomes sheriff of Kolkata

A largely ceremonial post bestowed for one year on a prominent citizen of Kolkata, the sheriff has his office in the Calcutta High Court premises.

09 Jul 2019 2:59 AM


No entry for cut money-tainted leaders into BJP: Kailash Vijayvargiya

The BJP also said it would not turn into a “replica” of the ruling Trinamul Congress (TMC) in West Bengal.

08 Jul 2019 2:13 AM

Mamata Banerjee calls for religious harmony on Rath Yatra

Mamata Banerjee warmly put her arm around Ms Jahan’s shoulder before the prayers.

05 Jul 2019 1:11 AM

TMC, Congress flay Centre for madrasa-JMB statement

The ruling Trinamul Congress and the Congress called Reddy’s comments in Parliament in reply to a written question “politically motivated”.

04 Jul 2019 2:24 AM

Government using IB to frame cases against BJP leaders: Mukul Roy

The IB has issued a fresh circular to frame these 20 leaders in false cases. The circular was issued on Tuesday.

04 Jul 2019 2:20 AM

Will return ‘cut money’ if voted to power, says BJP

Mamata Banerjee had warned party leaders and said she does not want “thieves” in the TMC.

03 Jul 2019 1:15 AM


Mamata Banerjee 1st meeting of SC, ST MLAs in 8 years

Around 80 out of 294 assembly segments are reserved for SC and ST legislators in the state.

03 Jul 2019 1:09 AM

Another BJP worker ‘shot dead by TMC supporters’

Denying the allegation, TMC’s district core committee member Prasun Sarangi claimed that the incident happened as a result of personal problems.

01 Jul 2019 6:50 AM

Country going through ‘super Emergency’: Mamata Banerjee

The BJP MP of Midnapore claimed, There is not even any permission to write anything on Facebook. If anyone does it, he is sent to jail.

26 Jun 2019 3:07 AM

Uproar over BJP’s encounter remark

Sayantan Basu was speaking after participating in the party’s demonstration to gherao the office of superintendent of police at Basirhat.

25 Jun 2019 3:35 AM

Fresh clashes in Bhatpara soon after BJP team visit

During the day, Mr Ahluwalia, Satya Pal Singh and V.D. Ram met the families of slain: Ram Babu Shaw and Dharmveer Kumar Shaw.

23 Jun 2019 6:48 AM