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WBSSC scam: HC allows peaceful protests during Durga Puja
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
A single-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court on Friday upheld the rights of agitators for peaceful protests during the forthcoming Durga Puja against the multi-crore teacher's recruitment scam. ... read..


 
Innovative Durga Puja pandal depicts the journey of Kolkata
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 30, 2022 6:59:12 PM IST
Kolkata residents come up with unique and innovative themes for Durga Puja pandals every year. This year, the theme of an innovative pandal set up by the Dumdum Tarun Dal, Puja Committee, is 'City of Joy, Calcutta.' It attempts to reflect the transformati ... read..


 
Adhikari requests FM Sitharaman for probe into 'illegal diversion' of central funds by Bengal govt
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 30, 2022 5:59:40 PM IST
West Bengal Leader of Opposition and BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari on Friday requested Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to probe the alleged irregularities and illegal diversion of central government funds from the Wage and Means head of the consolidated ... read..


 
SC quashes HC order on Trinamool leaders' assets
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress heaved a sigh of relief before the forthcoming Durga Puja festival as the Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the Calcutta High Court order directing Enforcement Directorate (ED) to be a party in a public interest lit ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: Justice Gangopadhyay receives solidarity message from fellow judge
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay of the Calcutta High Court, known for his consecutive strong observations and judgement in the multi-crore teachers' recruitment scam, has now received a message of solidarity from another judge in the same court. ... read..


 
Beware of fake Twitter handles of new CDS, veterans and serving military officers say
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
A fake Twitter handle @GenAnilChouhan was created soon after Lt. Gen. Anil Chauhan was appointed India's Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) on Wednesday. Veterans, including Lt. Gen. K.J.S. Dhillon (retd) has warned against following this handle. "It is likely ... read..


 
Kolkata Durga puja pandal enlivens with 'Tandav'
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 29, 2022 7:28:13 AM IST
The Hazra Park Durgotsab Puja Committee in Kolkata is in its 80 years. This year, the theme of the Durga puja celebrations is 'Tandav'. ... read..


 
Mamata Banerjee plays 'dhak' at Durga puja pandal in Kolkata
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 29, 2022 5:28:39 AM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee played dhak, a traditional drum-like instrument at the inauguration of the community Durga Puja in Kolkata on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Rights group demands withdrawal of ban on PFI
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST
India's leading human rights group, Association for Protection of Democratic Rights (APDR), on Wednesday, demanded the withdrawal of the ban for five years imposed on Popular Front of India (PFI) and its affiliate organisations, by the Union Home Ministry ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: CBI's reports to court detail how 'zero' in marksheet became '53'
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probing the multi-crore West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) recruitment scam on Wednesday submitted its progress reports in the matter to the Calcutta High Court. ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: Partha, Arpita's judicial custody extended to Oct 31
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 2:45:11 AM IST
A special ED court on Wednesday extended the judicial custody of former West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee and his close associate Arpita Mukherjee till October 31. ... read..


 
North Bengal University finally gets new Vice Chancellor
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
Facing criticism over the status of the University of North Bengal, the West Bengal Education Department on Wednesday announced veteran educationist Om Prakash Mishra as its new Vice Chancellor. ... read..


 
Calcutta HC declares 'Duare Ration' scheme illegal, against National Food Security Act
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 28, 2022 7:28:40 PM IST
Calcutta High Court on Wednesday declared the West Bengal government's "Duare Ration" scheme as illegal and against the National Food Security Act. ... read..


 
Mamata Banerjee may be arrested soon, claims West Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 28, 2022 11:58:17 AM IST
West Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar made huge revelations against the Mamata Banerjee-led government and claimed that the TMC supremo may be arrested soon. ... read..


 
Sourav Ganguly inaugurates Durga puja pandal in Kolkata
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 28, 2022 5:29:52 AM IST
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly inaugurated a Durga puja pandal in Kolkata on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Kolkata: CBI arrests former Dy Registrar of Companies, 3 others in chit fund case
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 28, 2022 3:27:27 AM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested then Deputy Registrar of Companies, Kolkata and three others in a case related to chit fund. ... read..


 
YouTuber held for creating memes of Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 1:45:11 AM IST
The police on Tuesday arrested a YouTuber for creating memes targeting Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. ... read..


 
Calcutta HC cautions Bengal Home Secy of contempt in forensic lab recruitment
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday cautioned West Bengal's Additional Chief Secretary, Home, B.P. Gopalika of contempt of court proceedings in case the process of recruitment for 10 posts in the state forensic science laboratory is not started before the ... read..


 
BJP rally to Nabanna: HC asks Bengal govt to refrain from unnecessary arrests
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
A division bench of Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the West Bengal government to refrain from further unnecessary arrests and harassments of any individual in connection with the BJP's march to the state secretariat of Nabanna against corruption ... read..


 
Silicon Durga idol depicting lives of sex workers created in Kolkata
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 27, 2022 11:58:13 AM IST
Furthering a tradition of presenting new themes during the Durga Puja in Kolkata, pandals and idols depicting the lives of sex workers under the 'Parichai' (identity) theme have been created for the celebrations during this year's festival. ... read..


 
Durga Puja 2022: This Kolkata pandal is celebrating 75 years of Independence with use of commemorative coins
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 26, 2022 7:29:48 AM IST
As the most awaited festival of Durga Puja is around the corner and preparations for the festival are in full swing in Kolkata, which is known for the yearly event. ... read..


 
Durga Puja special: Songs that should make it your festive playlist
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 25, 2022 8:28:06 PM IST
Durga Puja is here again and like most people, it's not easy to keep calm! Because wherever you go, you either find yourself drooling over gorgeous pandals, or savouring traditional delicacies at your favourite places, and let's not forget, wearing our be ... read..


 
UNESCO, motorcycle company flag off 'The Great Himalayan Exploration' ride from Kolkata
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 25, 2022 6:01:09 PM IST
UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) and Royal Enfield, the world's oldest motorcycle brand in continuous production since 1901, flagged off 'The Great Himalayan Exploration' ride from the iconic Victoria Memorial in K ... read..


 
People take holy dip, perform 'pind dan' on last day of 'Pitru Paksha'
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 25, 2022 1:01:30 PM IST
A large number of people on Sunday converged on the banks of the Hooghly River to take a holy dip and offer prayers to their ancestors on the last day of Pitru Paksha, also known as Sarvapitari Amavasya. ... read..


 
21 TMC MLAs in touch with me, claims BJP's Mithun Chakraborty
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 25, 2022 4:59:48 AM IST
Actor and BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday claimed that nearly 21 Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLAs are in touch with him. ... read..


 
Teacher recruitment scam: Trinamool MLA approaches SC challenging CBI probe
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST
Trinamool Congress legislator and former president of West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE), Manik Bhattacharya, on Friday approached the Supreme Court challenging an order of the Calcutta High Court upholding an earlier order passed by the same ... read..


 
Hazra Park Durgotsab plans unique Braille Board pandal for visually impaired
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 23, 2022 6:28:52 PM IST
The Hazra Park Durgotsab here has come up with a unique thought for preparing a Durga Puja pandal for the people who cannot visit here because of their loss of vision. ... read..


 
Uncertainties galore over PG admission in two 'headless' Bengal varsities
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 3:15:09 AM IST
Students who are keen to take admission in post-graduation courses in two premier state-tun universities in West Bengal -- University of Calcutta and University of North Bengal -- are facing immense uncertainties. ... read..


 
Women's IPL likely to be held in February 2023: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 22, 2022 11:58:27 PM IST
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday confirmed that the most anticipated Women's Indian Premier League will take place next year in February. ... read..


 
Without naming, Mamata accuses Centre of distorting history
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 2:15:11 AM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused the BJP-led Union government, without taking any name, of making deliberate attempts to distort the history of the country. ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: Partha Chatterjee, three others get judicial custody till Oct 5
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
A special court of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday remanded former West Bengal education minister and Trinamool Congress secretary general, Partha Chatterjee to judicial custody till October 5 for his alleged involvement in the mult ... read..


 
West Bengal artists come up with innovative ideas for Durga Puja, create idol with crores of chalk pencils
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 21, 2022 11:57:40 PM IST
As the festival of Durga Puja approaches, West Bengal residents are coming up with innovative ideas to celebrate the festival such as creating an idol using a large number of chalk pencils. ... read..


 
Coach Igor Stimac upbeat about India winning Hung Thinh c'ship
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 21, 2022 12:02:05 PM IST
Ahead of Hung Thinh Friendly Football Tournament, which will see India playing friendlies against Vietnam and Singapore, head coach Igor Stimac is upbeat about these two contests and feels that his side has a good chance of winning the tournament. ... read..


 
Vietnam favourites, but India can win Hung Thinh football tournament: Igor Stimac
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
Indian football team coach Igor Stimac on Tuesday said that Vietnam are clear favourites but India have the potential to win the Hung Thinh Championship. ... read..


 
Coal smuggling scam: Two key Bengal IPS officers again summoned to Delhi by ED
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which is probing the multi- crore coal smuggling scam in West Bengal, has summoned two key Indian Police Service (IPS) from the state to the agency's headquarter at New Delhi this month for questioning. ... read..


 
ED chargesheet says Arpita named Partha as owner of cash seized from her houses
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) in its first chargesheet filed in the teacher recruitment scam involving the West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) has claimed that accused Arpita Mukherjee has confessed before the agency that the cash and gold re ... read..


 
Bengal: NIA arrests 1 for involvement in Assam's Cachar Maoist case
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 21, 2022 2:59:46 AM IST
National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested a 37-year-old man in connection with the CPI (Maoist) case in the Cachar District of Assam. ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: Arrested North Bengal University VC sent to CBI custody till Sep 26
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
A special CBI court on Tuesday sent arrested University of North Bengal Vice Chancellor and West Bengal School Service Commission's (WBSSC) former Chairman Subiresh Bhattacharya to the central agency's custody till September 26. ... read..


 
West Bengal SSC scam: ED chargesheets 6 companies, 2 individuals; submits 14000 page document
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 20, 2022 12:59:13 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate on Monday filed a chargesheet against former minister Partha Chatterjee and his close associate Arpita Mukherjee before the PMLA court in City Session in connection with the West Bengal School Service Commission (SSC) scam case ... read..


 
Government will provide massive support to popularise football: AIFF President Kalyan Chaubey
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 20, 2022 10:58:22 AM IST
All India Football Federation (AIFF) Executive Committee members were informed on Monday that FIFA President Gianni Infantino may travel to India to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the way forward for Indian Football. ... read..


 
CBI arrests North Bengal University VC in teacher recruitment scam
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 20, 2022 10:58:10 AM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested North Bengal University Vice-Chancellor Subires Bhattacharyya in connection with an assistant teachers' recruitment scam in West Bengal in 2016. ... read..


 
Titagarh school blast case: Suvendu Adhikari seeks NIA probe
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 19, 2022 5:29:42 PM IST
West Bengal Leader of Opposition (LoP) Suvendu Adhikari urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah to take stock of the Titagarh bombing case in a school and sought a National Investigation Agency (NIA) inquiry for the same on Monday. ... read..


 
It was worth every season of trying: Sunil Chhetri pens heartfelt note after winning Durand Cup
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 19, 2022 4:28:39 PM IST
Bengaluru FC captain Sunil Chhetri expressed happiness after winning Durand Cup and said that the victory was worth every season of trying "if it meant doing it in the blue of Bengaluru." ... read..


 
AIFF technical committee recommends extension of Igor Stimac's contract till AFC Asian Cup
Kolkata | Monday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST
The new technical committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) under the chairmanship of I.M Vijayan on Sunday recommended the extension of India men's team head coach Igor Stimac's contract till the AFC Asian Cup 2023. ... read..


 
Kolkata: People throng markets ahead of Durga Puja celebrations
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 19, 2022 1:28:29 AM IST
Durga Puja is considered the biggest festival in Bengal. As the festival gets nearer, the people thronged the markets for shopping. A huge crowd was seen on Sunday at Kolkata's New Market and Dharmtala for shopping ahead of the festival. ... read..


 
Bengaluru FC, Mumbai City FC eye maiden Durand Cup title
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 18, 2022 2:28:59 PM IST
Mumbai City FC will take on Bengaluru FC in the final of Durand Cup 2022 at the Salt Lake stadium in Kolkata on Sunday. ... read..


 
Abhishek Banerjee's 'shot in the head' comment reflects arrogance: BJP MP
Kolkata | Sunday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
Trinamool Congress national General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee's recent 'shot in the head' comment is a reflection of the arrogance of a ruler, claimed BJP Rajya Sabha MP Brij Lal, who is a member of the five-member fact-finding team of the party, which ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: CBI set to probe distribution of accumulated proceeds
Kolkata | Sunday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST
Having almost completed the first stage of its investigation into the multi-crore West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) recruitment scam, which involved the inward flow of the scam proceeds, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is now set to ... read..


 
Bengaluru FC, Mumbai City FC in big final clash for first title of season
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 17, 2022 7:28:37 PM IST
Two storied football teams of recent years, Bengaluru FC (BFC) and Mumbai City FC (MCFC) clash in the 131st Durand Cup final here at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) in Kolkata on Sunday at 6.00 pm IST. ... read..


 
WB Sports Minister, Army Chief to grace final of 131st Durand Cup
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 17, 2022 4:28:37 PM IST
The organizing committee of the 131st Durand Cup announced that La. Ganesan, Governor of West Bengal, General Manoj Pande, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC, Chief of Army Staff, Indian Army and Aroop Biswas, Minister in Charge, Department of Power, Housing, Youth Ser ... read..


 
Queer activists hit the streets protesting Kunal Ghosh's 'homosexual' jibe
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 4:15:09 AM IST
The LGBTQ (Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transgender-Queer) rights activists on Friday staged a peaceful demonstration in Kolkata's Kalighat area, barely 200m away from the residence of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, protesting against Trinamool Congr ... read..


 
After abandoning capsized ship in Kolkata, Bangladeshi owners now seek nod to tow it back home
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 2:45:11 AM IST
Nearly five months after it abandoned its ship that capsized at Berth 5 of Netaji Subhas Docks (NSD) in Kolkata after loading containers, the owners have now sought permission to tow it back to Bangladesh. ... read..


 
Calcutta HC refuses to pass any interim order in Maneka Gambhir's contempt plea
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 1:45:11 AM IST
The Calcutta High Court on Friday refused to pass any interim order in the contempt of court petition filed against Enforcement Directorate (ED) by Maneka Gambhir, the sister-in-law of Trinamool Congress's national General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee. ... read..


 
Legends League Cricket: Difficult to pick the winner, says Gujarat Giants' Venkatesh Prasad
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST
Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad believes it is tough to pick a favourite in the Legends League Cricket as all the four sides in the fray are equally balanced. ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: Court approves CBI's plea seeking custody of Partha, Kalyanmoy
Kolkata | Saturday, 2022 1:15:13 AM IST
In two separate orders, a special CBI court on Friday approved the agency's pleas seeking the custody of former West Bengal Education Minister, Partha Chatterjee, and ex-Chairman of West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC), Kalyanmoy Gangopadhyay, fo ... read..


 
Durand Cup 2022: Bengaluru FC reach finals, downs defending champions in SFs
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 16, 2022 8:27:39 AM IST
An own goal at the half-hour mark by Spanish defender Odei Onaindia Zabala, was enough for Bengaluru FC (BFC) to overcome the challenge of Indian Super League (ISL) champions Hyderabad FC (HFC) and make the final of the 131st IndianOil Durand Cup. ... read..


 
WBSSC Scam: CBI approaches court demanding Partha Chatterjee's custody
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has now sought the custody of former West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee, who is already in judicial custody following his arrest by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the multi-crore ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: CBI arrests former commission President
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 3:15:13 AM IST
The CBI on Thursday evening arrested West Bengal School Service Commission's (WBSSC) former President, Kalyanmoy Gangopadhyay, in connection with the alleged teachers' recruitment scam in the state. ... read..


 
Kunal Ghosh's 'homosexuality' jibe at Suvendu Adhikari offends queer activists
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
Politics in West Bengal seems to be taking a nasty turn, even stooping to personal abuse including questioning one's sexual orientation, following leader of opposition Suvendu Adhikari's refusal to be handled by women police personnel during BJP's protest ... read..


 
Cricketing icons aim to roll back the years as Legends League Cricket is all set to take off in Kolkata
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST
The Legends League Cricket (LLC) carnival is all set to take off in Kolkata from September 16 as cricketing legends descended in the City of Joy on Thursday. ... read..


 
Centre stalling three new airports in Bengal, says Mamata
Kolkata | Friday, 2022 1:15:13 AM IST
The setting up of three new airports in West Bengal is being delayed for an indefinite period as the Centre is not giving permission, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alleged on Thursday. ... read..


 
Cricket legends descend in Kolkata, aim to turn back clock in LLC
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 15, 2022 11:00:30 PM IST
The Legends League Cricket (LLC) carnival is all set to take off in Kolkata from September 16 as cricketing legends descended in the City of Joy on Thursday. ... read..


 
Coal smuggling case: Bengal BJP leader Jitendra Tiwari summoned by state CID
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 15, 2022 3:28:16 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party leader from West Bengal Jitendra Tiwari has been summoned by the state's Central Investigation Department (CID) on Friday in connection with the coal smuggling case. ... read..


 
Bengaluru FC and Hyderabad FC clash as Durand Final beckons
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 15, 2022 12:29:21 PM IST
Reigning Indian Super League (ISL) champions Hyderabad FC (HFC) go up against former Champions Bengaluru FC (BFC) in the second semi-final of the Durand Cup, at Kolkata's Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK) on Thursday. ... read..


 
Durand Cup 2022: Mumbai City FC reach final after beating Mohammedan SC in gripping encounter
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 15, 2022 9:27:26 AM IST
Bipin Singh's strike in the stoppage time made all the difference as Mumbai City FC pipped Mohammedan SC by a goal to nil in the semi-final match of the Durand Cup at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on Wednesday. ... read..


 
Kolkata STF arrests AQIS activist, sixth in two months
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST
Kolkata Police said on Wednesday that the sleuths of its special task force (STF) have arrested a resident of Malda district, who was an active associate of Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (QQIS), from Bengaluru on Tuesday night. ... read..


 
Teacher recruitment scam: Partha, Arpita's judicial custody extended by 14 days
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 4:15:11 AM IST
A special court of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday extended former West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee and his close associate Arpita Mukherjee's judicial custody by 14 more days for their alleged involvement in the multi-crore ... read..


 
BJP to start 'Jail Bharo Andolan' in West Bengal after Durga Puja
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 15, 2022 1:57:29 AM IST
West Bengal BJP chief Sukanta Majumdar on Wednesday said that the party will start 'Jail Bharo Andolan' after Durga Puja against the government. ... read..


 
Cattle smuggling scam: Businessmen admits giving money, costly vehicles to Mondal
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 1:45:12 AM IST
Two businessmen, based in Bolpur in West Bengal's Birbhum district, on Wednesday told the CBI that they have provided cash and costly vehicles to Trinamool Congress strongman and party's district President, Anubrata Mondal, who was arrested over his alleg ... read..


 
PIL filed in Calcutta HC after police clean chit to 'talent scouts' outside schools
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST
A few days ago, women clad in trendy burqas, with fashionable sunglasses shielding their eyes, started appearing outside some reputed girls' schools in Kolkata just when the students were leaving for their homes. ... read..


 
'I would have shot in the head', Abhishek reacts to ruckus on Kolkata streets
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
Trinamool Congress national General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee on Wednesday praised the patience shown by the police in handling the situation during BJP's march to state secretariat Nabanna on Tuesday, saying that had he been in the place of the police, ... read..


 
WBSSC scam: ED traces another Rs 5.32 crore of Arpita Mukherjee
Kolkata | Thursday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST
Besides the Rs 50 crore cash recovered from her residence in July end, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has tracked an additional Rs 5.32 crore in three banks accounts of Arpita Mukherjee, a close aide of former West Bengal Education Minister and Trinamoo ... read..


 
WB: Mamata Banerjee accuses BJP workers of violence; says not against democratic protests
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 14, 2022 7:28:15 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in the state of indulging in violence during protests against her government and said action will be taken against those creating nuisance. ... read..


 
Kolkata: Calcutta HC seeks govt report over violence in BJP's protest
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 14, 2022 7:28:23 AM IST
The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday sought a report from the West Bengal Home Secretary over the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) 'Nabanna Abhijan' by September 19. ... read..


 
Calcutta HC seeks report from Chief Secy on police action on BJP rally
Kolkata | Wednesday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST
The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday sought a report from the West Bengal government on the alleged police atrocities on the leaders and workers of BJP during the latter's march to state Secretariat against corruption issues. ... read..


 
Nabanna Chalo: Suvendu Adhikari detained, says 'Mamata turned Bengal into North Korea'
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 13, 2022 2:28:11 PM IST
Kolkata Police has detained Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly Suvendu Adhikari and MP Locket Chatterjee ahead of Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) protest march to state secretariat 'Nabanna' on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Waterlogging in parts of Kolkata due to heavy rainfall
Kolkata (West Bengal) | September 13, 2022 1:00:09 PM IST
Several parts of Kolkata witnessed waterlogging after the city received heavy rainfall on Tuesday. ... read..


 
Durand Cup 2022: Hyderabad beat Rajasthan United to qualify for semifinal
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST
Indian Super League (ISL) winner Hyderabad FC put in a strong performance against I-League side Rajasthan United to claim a 3-1 win in the Durand Cup 2022 quarterfinals here at the Kishore Bharati Stadium in Kolkata on Monday. ... read..


 
Tata Group to invest Rs 600 cr in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2022 3:15:11 AM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday afternoon claimed that Tata Group will invest Rs 600 crore in Jalpaiguri district shortly. ... read..


 
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