Siliguri (West Bengal) | July 28, 2021 9:15:24 AM ISTAmid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers on Tuesday staged a protest demanding that the government fulfil its promise of vaccinating their families and providing a financial cover of Rs 1 lakh as compensation fo... read..
Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 3:15:06 AM ISTIn a bid to unite the Opposition against the BJP, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on a four-day tour to the national capital, will meet several leaders on Wednesday, including interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Delhi Chief Ministe... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 27, 2021 2:45:21 PM ISTFour persons were arrested for allegedly trying to extort money from a man in Kolkata, the police informed.... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who is on a four-day visit to Delhi will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday evening.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 27, 2021 2:15:24 PM ISTOne person was arrested and 1.3 kg charas was allegedly seized from his possession by the Kolkata Police.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 3:15:24 PM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has left for Delhi on Monday.... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2021 11:45:06 PM ISTChief Minister Mamata Banerjee left for Delhi on Monday amid speculation about her attempt to unite the opposition ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2021 11:15:05 PM ISTBengali film actress Ritabhari Chakraborty took to social media on Monday to refute speculation about her wedding bells ringing.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 9:45:08 PM ISTThe Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Odisha Police has arrested a Managing Director (MD) of a company on the charges of duping investors of approximately Rs 15 crores.... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2021 8:15:05 PM ISTHours before going to Delhi, chief minister Mamata Banerjee threw open a challenge to the BJP government at the centre by announcing an enquiry commission that will look into the 'widely reported' issues of illegal hacking and monitoring of mobile phones ... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 8:15:09 PM ISTBorder Security Force (BSF) has handed over a Bangladeshi woman and a 10-month infant to its counterpart Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) after the woman was caught while illegally trying to cross the international border from Bangladesh to India without any... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 2:15:06 PM ISTAmid the Pegasus spyware controversy, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced that West Bengal has formed a commission to investigate the matter.... read..
Siliguri (West Bengal) | July 26, 2021 5:45:11 PM ISTMumbai Police on Monday arrested two persons from West Bengal's Siliguri for allegedly cheating a Mumbai-based businessman of Rs 2 crore.... read..
Kolkata |Sunday, 2021 2:45:06 PM ISTThe arrest of three Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terrorists from Haridevpur in South Kolkata followed by several arrests and their subsequent interrogation has led the police to believe that the militants coming from or through Bangladesh are not... read..
Siliguri (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 9:15:03 AM ISTFollowing an alleged vaccine crisis in West Bengal, women, especially the mothers of children between the age group of 0-12 years, waited in long queues outside a Covid vaccination centre in Niranjan Nagar of West Bengal's Siliguri district on Friday for ... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 9:45:18 PM ISTEnforcement Directorate has moved a Delhi court seeking cancellation of interim bail of Vikas Mishra, arrested in connection with coal mining scam. Vikas is the brother of Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Vinay Mishra.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 8:45:05 PM ISTIn a surprise development Trinamool Congress nominated retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer and former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Prasar Bharati, Jawhar Sircar to the Rajya Sabha.... read..
By Tarak SarkarSiliguri (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 11:15:08 PM ISTA micro artist hailing from Santinagar area in West Bengal's Siliguri, in a bid to inspire the Indian athletes participating in the Tokyo Olympics painted his nail with a symbol of the Olympics.Micro artist Anisur Rahaman has shown such perseverance and p... read..
By Syeda Shabana ParveenKolkata (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 7:45:13 PM ISTAhead of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to Delhi to meet several Opposition leaders, Rajya Sabha Congress MP, Pradip Bhattacharya on Saturday said that all the Opposition parties should unite under the leadership of Sonia Gandhi to fig... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 1:15:05 AM ISTIn a bizarre incident two persons who went to the police station to register a complaint were not allowed inside because they were wearing half-pants. The incident created a lot of controversy forcing the Kolkata police to order an inquiry.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 3:15:09 PM ISTBelur Math, the headquarters of the Ramakrishna Mission, will be opened for a day on July 24 on the occasion of Guru Poornima, the authorities of the Math decided.... read..
By Syeda Shabana Parveen Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 24, 2021 6:15:07 PM ISTAhead of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to Delhi to meet several Opposition leaders, Trinamool Congress (TMC) spokesperson Om Prakash Mishra on Saturday said it will play a contributory role of a strong Opposition against "fascist" rol... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTThough the West Bengal Council for Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) -- the board responsible for conducting Higher Secondary exams in the state -- did not release any merit list because no formal exams were held this year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2021 1:45:05 AM ISTForty-five days after the West Bengal government decided not to conduct Madhyamik (Secondary) and Uccha Madhyamik (Higher Secondary) examinations this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) on Thu... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2021 5:15:05 AM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July in the national capital during her coming trip to Delhi, sources said.... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTWith West Bengal Director General of Police Virendra scheduled to retire in August, bureaucratic activities are underway to choose his successor, and if there is no surprise development then the state might get its first woman DGP.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 23, 2021 8:14:57 PM ISTBorder Security Force on Friday said that it has handed over to Bangladesh a 12-year-old boy who crossed the international border (IB) to meet his grandfather here in India.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 23, 2021 8:15:05 AM ISTBorder Security Force (BSF) troops have apprehended five Bangladeshi nationals, including three women, for illegally crossing the International boundary from different places of the border of West Bengal's South Bengal Frontier.... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2021 2:15:06 AM ISTA day after hitting out at the Centre during her Martyrs' Day speech, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday came down heavily on the BJP government at the Centre on the Pegasus issue, alleging that the raids conducted at media house Dainik Bhaskar's ... read..
Kolkata |Thursday, 2021 6:45:06 PM ISTIn a special drive against the use of beacon lights on vehicles, the Kolkata Police have removed 314 such lights from the vehicles in the last five days. The special drive comes at a time when several persons were arrested in the last few days impersonati... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 22, 2021 7:44:57 AM ISTTaking a jibe at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over post-poll violence in the state, BJP leader Roopa Ganguly said the Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief is dreaming of running the country while she is unable to fix a single matter in the state.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 22, 2021 6:14:52 AM ISTTaking a jibe at the BJP-led Central government over the ongoing Pegasus row, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said that she has plastered her mobile's camera to avoid spying and added that the Centre should also be plastered otherw... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 21, 2021 4:14:49 AM ISTDays after the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of "disrespecting the court" and pursuing "political interests of the BJP" by leaking its report on alleged post-poll violence to the media, West... read..
Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 2:15:05 AM ISTAfter a landslide victory in the Assembly elections in West Bengal, the ruling Trinamool Congress is trying to spread its wings in different states, with an eye on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.... read..
Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM ISTIn the middle of the Pegasus snoogate row, BJP MLA and Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, has been booked by the police for his remark on the matter made during a rally in East Midnapore on Monday.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 21, 2021 5:15:19 PM ISTSlamming the BJP-led Central government over the ongoing Pegasus controversy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday pitched for Opposition unity against the 'threat to democracy' in the 'surveillance state'.... read..
By Ujjwal Roy And Lalit KandpalKolkata (West Bengal) | July 21, 2021 11:45:06 PM ISTAfter West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee slammed the central government over the ongoing Pegasus controversy and said she had plastered her phone, the state BJP launched a counter-attack and accused the state government of resorting to phone tappi... read..
New Delhi/Kolkata (West Bengal) | July 21, 2021 11:45:16 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that post-poll violence in West Bengal over the past two months is similar to the 1946 Calcutta killings.... read..
By Rajnish SinghJalpaiguri (West Bengal) | July 21, 2021 3:45:20 PM ISTOn the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the Border Security Force (BSF) battalion exchanged sweets with its counterpart Border Guard Bangladesh, Panchagarh at Fulbari, Indo-Bangladesh border on Wednesday.... read..