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Mass resignation of doctors in West Bengal, doctors’ strike spreads across country

Mass resignation of doctors in West Bengal, doctors’ strike spreads across country

While the opening of emergency ward at Nil Ratan Sircar (NRS) Medical College and Hospital provided a modicum of relief to those in urgent...
AIIMS doctors to strike work Friday on IMA’s call to protest attack on doctors in Kolkata

AIIMS doctors to strike work Friday on IMA’s call to protest attack on doctors...

Medical services across the country may be hit tomorrow with doctors deciding to express solidarity with their protesting colleagues in Kolkata. Several resident doctors at...
“Mamata should take steps to stop the violence”

“Mamata should take steps to stop the violence”

Panelists feel that democracy cannot be allowed to be crippled in the state The BJP is observing “Black Day” in West Bengal and a 12-hour...
Prashant Kishor

Amit Shah Principal of college in which Prashant Kishor is still student: Kailash Vijayvargiya

Taking a dig at TMC chief Mamata Banerjee for engaging election strategist Prashant Kishor for the 2021 West Bengal assembly polls, the BJP said...
BJP-TMC-workers-clashes

4 killed as clashes continue between BJP-TMC workers in WB’s North 24 Praganas

At least four persons were allegedly killed and three others severely injured in clashes that broke out between the TMC and the BJP in...
Mamata Banerjee

We respect ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogan but not like the way BJP uses it:...

West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee shared a post on her Facebook account, in which she wrote, she doesn’t have any issue...
BJP

Two TMC, one CPI(M) MLA and several councillors from Bengal join BJP

Three West Bengal MLAs – two from Trinamool Congress (TMC) and one from CPI(M) MLAs – and several councillors joined the BJP today (Tuesday,...
BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra has alleged that TMC workers were covering their faces at a Jadavpur booth and giving proxy votes. Shortly after he...

Even God cannot save PM Modi from losing: Abhishek Banerjee

TMC leader and Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee today (Sunday, May 19) hit out at PM Modi saying, ‘Even God cannot save him (Modi)...

Rahul Gandhi kept mum when PM Modi was called ‘Neech’: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday (May 16) accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of remaining silent after his party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar hurled...
Priyanka Sharma

Mamata meme row: SC raps Mamata govt for delay in releasing Priyanka Sharma

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday, May 15) said the arrest of BJP youth wing convenor Priyanka Sharma was “prima facie arbitrary”, reported The Indian...
Mamata Banerjee reacts to Amit Shah’s ‘Kangal Bangla’ jibe

Mamata Banerjee reacts to Amit Shah’s ‘Kangal Bangla’ jibe

West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee slammed BJP president Amit Shah for his ‘Kangal Bangla’ remark. Earlier BJP president was heard saying, “Mamata...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

59 parliamentary constituencies across six states and the National Capital Territory of Delhi have began voting today (Sunday, May 12) in the sixth phase...

Amit Shah slams Priyanka Gandhi over ‘Duryodhan jibe’ at Modi

BJP president Amit Shah hit out at Congress general secretary (UP East) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for her 'Duryodhan' jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi,...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee explains why she didn’t sit with Modi for meeting over cyclone

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, “I don’t consider Modi as country’s Prime Minister, that’s why I didn’t sit with him for meeting...
Narendra Modi

‘Didi’ is arresting those who chants ‘Jai Shri Ram’: PM Modi in Tamluk, West...

Prime Minister Narendra  Modi today  (Monday, May 6), addressed a political rally in West Bengal’s Tamluk, where he slammed state CM Mamata Banerjee, saying,...
Cyclone Fani

Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on high alert, cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri

Cyclone Fani made a landfall in Puri on Odisha coast around 8 am, triggering heavy rainfall coupled with high velocity winds with speed of...
EC order for Bengal, no state place in booths, only central forces

Central Forces will maintain polling booths in West Bengal, not state Police: EC

In a major setback for the West Bengal Police and the state regime, the EC has decided to side line the Bengal police. From...
BJP leader Babul Supriyo’s car vandalised in West Bengal’s poll violence

BJP leader Babul Supriyo’s car vandalised in West Bengal’s poll violence

BJP candidate Babul Supriyo’s car was vandalised during a political clash between Trinamool workers and security personnel at a polling booth in West Bengal’s...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

9 states will vote for 72 Lok Sabha seats in fourth phase of Lok...

The voting for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 has begun, today (Monday, April 29) 9 states are set to vote for...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
West Bengal CM and TMC head Mamata Banerjee

‘People would seal PM’s lips with Leucoplast’: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM and TMC head Mamata Banerjee today (Tuesday, April 9) took a jibe on PM Modi, saying, people will have a solution...
Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

    Barely three weeks before the 2019 Lok Sabha polls get under way, the Opposition camp continues to be in disarray with the main opposition...
Left Front announces first list of 25 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal

Left Front announces first list of 25 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in West...

The CPI (M)-led Left Front announced its first list of candidates for 25 seats in West Bengal for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls on...
Firhad Hakim

7-phase election will be inconvenient for people observing Ramzan: Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim

Kolkata Mayor and TMC leader Firhad Hakim today (Monday, March 11) said that the seven-phase election will be inconvenient for people observing fast, as...
Man dies after the woman he raped and set on fire holds him while burning

Man dies after the woman he raped and set on fire holds him while...

A 35-year-old man died in Malda district of West Bengal after a woman he had allegedly raped and set ablaze grabbed him while she...
After IAF Strikes West Bengal government shifts Pakistan inmates to high-security cells

After IAF Strikes West Bengal government shifts Pakistan inmates to high-security cells

The West Bengal government has shifted 14 Pakistani prisoners, lodged in two correctional homes here, to separate barracks and "high-security" cells, amid soaring tension...
21-year-old man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

21-year-old man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

A 21-year-old man was allegedly burnt alive by the family members of a girl he loved in West Bengal’s East Midnapur district, police said...

Supreme Court judge recuses, hearing of contempt plea against ex-Kolkata police chief put off

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday, Feb 20) put off proceedings in contempt plea against former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar and two other Bengal...

Mamata Banerjee running West Bengal Govt like a private company: Raman Singh

Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh on Sunday (Feb 17) alleged that the West Bengal government is being run like a private company by...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...
west bengal issue

“West Bengal issue has turned into a political drama”

Panelists feel that it is poll compulsions that has led to the flare-up West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee has been on a dharna since last...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath’s chopper not allowed to land in West Bengal

The West Bengal government today (Feb 3) denied permission to UP CM Yogi Adityanath’s helicopter from landing in the state, ahead of a political...
Coal scam: Former coal secretary HC Gupta, 5 others convicted

Coal scam: Former coal secretary HC Gupta, 5 others convicted

A Delhi court today (Friday, Nov 30) held former coal secretary HC Gupta and five others guilty of corruption and criminal conspiracy in a...
Another BJP worker killed in West Bengal, Amit Shah alleges TMC

Another BJP worker killed in West Bengal, Amit Shah alleges TMC

Just weeks after the death of two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in Purulia, the body of another BJP worker was found floating in...
Thunderstorms likely over next two days in hill states of North India, says Met Department

Thunderstorms likely over next two days in hill states of North India, says Met...

North Indian hill states of Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are likely to witness thunderstorm accompanied with squall, while parts of Rajasthan...
MP, 6 other States, reject Centre’s proposal for centralized appointment of lower judiciary

MP, 6 other States, reject Centre’s proposal for centralized appointment of lower judiciary

Law ministry had proposed that Centre be given powers to appoint members of lower judiciary, district judges and their like, affidavit filed in Supreme...
Mamata Banerjee

After Rahul’s ‘Gabbar Singh Tax’, Mamata’s Great Selfish Tax swipe at GST

West Bengal chief minister says GST rolled out to harass people, calls demonetisation a “disaster that destroyed the economy” Weeks after Congress vice president Rahul...
Doklam

Global Times editorial says ‘Doklam is Chinese territory’ day after Sitharaman’s Nathu La visit

The state-run Chinese daily said: “China’s infrastructure construction in Doklam region is logical, but India’s strong reaction is eccentric” Soon after Indian defense minister Nirmala...
Durga Puja

Calcutta High Court revokes ban on Durga idol immersion during Muharram

The Bengal govt had imposed restrictions on idol immersions on September 30 after 10pm and completely prohibited immersions on October 1, the day of...
Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

By:  Saeed Naqvi Darjeeling, Thimpu, Gangtok, Siliguri are a tight cluster on any map even in a large Atlas. Because of the recent standoff with China...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee: No Durga idol immersion on Muharram

The CM made the announcement after meeting with puja organisers and Muharram committee members in Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday...
Yechury with Karat

CPI(M) headed for a Bengal-Kerala Split?

~By Sujit Bhar The Communist Party of India (Marxist), currently marginalised in national politics and even in its natural habitat West Bengal – where the...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata alleges Modi’s “diplomatic failure” for Bengal sufferings

Raises questions on functioning of secret agencies In a rare aggressive posture by a Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee has blamed that West Bengal has “suffered”...
MAMATA BANERJEE

Enemy’s Enemy Is My Friend: BJP, CPM Target Mamata

By Saeed Naqvi On the eve of the May 2016, West Bengal Assembly elections, Arun Jaitley shared his campaign experiences with some editors. When he attacked...

BJP leader dares women to survive in Bengal without getting raped within 15 days

A day after BJP MLA Brijbhushan Rajput threatened to stop Haj pilgrimage, another BJP leader in Bengal courted controversy by her statement on violence...

Minor’s FB post flares communal tension in Uttarakhand

A minor boy, whose offensive Facebook post on Kedarnath Shrine triggered communal violence in Uttarakhand’s Satpauli town, will likely be produced before a juvenile...
NCBC

Three States refuse to give nod to the new NCBC Bill

The proposed amendment will “deprive” the state from making provisions for socially and educationally Backward Classes, says the West Bengal government  West Bengal, Karnataka and...
Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday blamed the Centre for the current state of chaos in North 24 Parganas and Darjeeling. At a...
Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Governor surprised at CM’s attitude The political tug of war between the Centre and West Bengal government reached new heights. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has...
Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling - APNLive

Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling

Police officer’s death aggravates situation Situation in hilly Darjeeling region turned explosive on Saturday when a police officer was stabbed to death by protesters...
Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

The West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called in the Army in Darjeeling after police failed to prevent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

‘Our government has not banned it yet’, Arup Biswas explains Defying the centre’s ban on red beacon on vehicles, a West Bengal minister invited controversy...
Trinamool wins four municipalities

Trinamool wins four municipalities

GJM retains three, but Mamata has made inroads in the hills The Trinamool Congress, led by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, has won four of...
Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Setback to Mission Bengal as ruling party makes inroads in hills West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress has established its lead in all of the...
A moment from one of Shibaji’s historic games caught on camera

Shibaji Banerjee passes away

One of India’s best goalkeepers falls to massive heart attack Shibaji Banerjee, one of the best football goalkeepers that the country has ever produced, died...

Behind Mamata’s fire and fury on demonetization

The feisty CM may just use it to advantage How does West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee plan to handle the mess resulting from the...

'West Bengal' - 60 News Results

Mass resignation of doctors in West Bengal, doctors’ strike spreads across country

Mass resignation of doctors in West Bengal, doctors’ strike spreads across country

While the opening of emergency ward at Nil Ratan Sircar (NRS) Medical College and Hospital provided a modicum of relief to those in urgent...
AIIMS doctors to strike work Friday on IMA’s call to protest attack on doctors in Kolkata

AIIMS doctors to strike work Friday on IMA’s call to protest attack on doctors...

Medical services across the country may be hit tomorrow with doctors deciding to express solidarity with their protesting colleagues in Kolkata. Several resident doctors at...
“Mamata should take steps to stop the violence”

“Mamata should take steps to stop the violence”

Panelists feel that democracy cannot be allowed to be crippled in the state The BJP is observing “Black Day” in West Bengal and a 12-hour...
Prashant Kishor

Amit Shah Principal of college in which Prashant Kishor is still student: Kailash Vijayvargiya

Taking a dig at TMC chief Mamata Banerjee for engaging election strategist Prashant Kishor for the 2021 West Bengal assembly polls, the BJP said...
BJP-TMC-workers-clashes

4 killed as clashes continue between BJP-TMC workers in WB’s North 24 Praganas

At least four persons were allegedly killed and three others severely injured in clashes that broke out between the TMC and the BJP in...
Mamata Banerjee

We respect ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogan but not like the way BJP uses it:...

West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee shared a post on her Facebook account, in which she wrote, she doesn’t have any issue...
BJP

Two TMC, one CPI(M) MLA and several councillors from Bengal join BJP

Three West Bengal MLAs – two from Trinamool Congress (TMC) and one from CPI(M) MLAs – and several councillors joined the BJP today (Tuesday,...
BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra’s car vandalised in poll violence in West Bengal

BJP leader Anupam Hazra has alleged that TMC workers were covering their faces at a Jadavpur booth and giving proxy votes. Shortly after he...

Even God cannot save PM Modi from losing: Abhishek Banerjee

TMC leader and Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee today (Sunday, May 19) hit out at PM Modi saying, ‘Even God cannot save him (Modi)...

Rahul Gandhi kept mum when PM Modi was called ‘Neech’: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday (May 16) accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of remaining silent after his party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar hurled...
Priyanka Sharma

Mamata meme row: SC raps Mamata govt for delay in releasing Priyanka Sharma

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday, May 15) said the arrest of BJP youth wing convenor Priyanka Sharma was “prima facie arbitrary”, reported The Indian...
Mamata Banerjee reacts to Amit Shah’s ‘Kangal Bangla’ jibe

Mamata Banerjee reacts to Amit Shah’s ‘Kangal Bangla’ jibe

West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee slammed BJP president Amit Shah for his ‘Kangal Bangla’ remark. Earlier BJP president was heard saying, “Mamata...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

59 parliamentary constituencies across six states and the National Capital Territory of Delhi have began voting today (Sunday, May 12) in the sixth phase...

Amit Shah slams Priyanka Gandhi over ‘Duryodhan jibe’ at Modi

BJP president Amit Shah hit out at Congress general secretary (UP East) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for her 'Duryodhan' jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi,...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee explains why she didn’t sit with Modi for meeting over cyclone

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, “I don’t consider Modi as country’s Prime Minister, that’s why I didn’t sit with him for meeting...
Narendra Modi

‘Didi’ is arresting those who chants ‘Jai Shri Ram’: PM Modi in Tamluk, West...

Prime Minister Narendra  Modi today  (Monday, May 6), addressed a political rally in West Bengal’s Tamluk, where he slammed state CM Mamata Banerjee, saying,...
Cyclone Fani

Odisha, Andhra Pradesh on high alert, cyclone Fani makes landfall in Puri

Cyclone Fani made a landfall in Puri on Odisha coast around 8 am, triggering heavy rainfall coupled with high velocity winds with speed of...
EC order for Bengal, no state place in booths, only central forces

Central Forces will maintain polling booths in West Bengal, not state Police: EC

In a major setback for the West Bengal Police and the state regime, the EC has decided to side line the Bengal police. From...
BJP leader Babul Supriyo’s car vandalised in West Bengal’s poll violence

BJP leader Babul Supriyo’s car vandalised in West Bengal’s poll violence

BJP candidate Babul Supriyo’s car was vandalised during a political clash between Trinamool workers and security personnel at a polling booth in West Bengal’s...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase 6: State-wise list along with poll timings

9 states will vote for 72 Lok Sabha seats in fourth phase of Lok...

The voting for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 has begun, today (Monday, April 29) 9 states are set to vote for...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
West Bengal CM and TMC head Mamata Banerjee

‘People would seal PM’s lips with Leucoplast’: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM and TMC head Mamata Banerjee today (Tuesday, April 9) took a jibe on PM Modi, saying, people will have a solution...
Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

Congress finalises alliance with National Conference in J&K, others still hanging fire

    Barely three weeks before the 2019 Lok Sabha polls get under way, the Opposition camp continues to be in disarray with the main opposition...
Left Front announces first list of 25 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal

Left Front announces first list of 25 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in West...

The CPI (M)-led Left Front announced its first list of candidates for 25 seats in West Bengal for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls on...
Firhad Hakim

7-phase election will be inconvenient for people observing Ramzan: Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim

Kolkata Mayor and TMC leader Firhad Hakim today (Monday, March 11) said that the seven-phase election will be inconvenient for people observing fast, as...
Man dies after the woman he raped and set on fire holds him while burning

Man dies after the woman he raped and set on fire holds him while...

A 35-year-old man died in Malda district of West Bengal after a woman he had allegedly raped and set ablaze grabbed him while she...
After IAF Strikes West Bengal government shifts Pakistan inmates to high-security cells

After IAF Strikes West Bengal government shifts Pakistan inmates to high-security cells

The West Bengal government has shifted 14 Pakistani prisoners, lodged in two correctional homes here, to separate barracks and "high-security" cells, amid soaring tension...
21-year-old man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

21-year-old man burnt alive by family of girl he loved

A 21-year-old man was allegedly burnt alive by the family members of a girl he loved in West Bengal’s East Midnapur district, police said...

Supreme Court judge recuses, hearing of contempt plea against ex-Kolkata police chief put off

The Supreme Court today (Wednesday, Feb 20) put off proceedings in contempt plea against former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar and two other Bengal...

Mamata Banerjee running West Bengal Govt like a private company: Raman Singh

Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh on Sunday (Feb 17) alleged that the West Bengal government is being run like a private company by...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...
west bengal issue

“West Bengal issue has turned into a political drama”

Panelists feel that it is poll compulsions that has led to the flare-up West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee has been on a dharna since last...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath’s chopper not allowed to land in West Bengal

The West Bengal government today (Feb 3) denied permission to UP CM Yogi Adityanath’s helicopter from landing in the state, ahead of a political...
Coal scam: Former coal secretary HC Gupta, 5 others convicted

Coal scam: Former coal secretary HC Gupta, 5 others convicted

A Delhi court today (Friday, Nov 30) held former coal secretary HC Gupta and five others guilty of corruption and criminal conspiracy in a...
Another BJP worker killed in West Bengal, Amit Shah alleges TMC

Another BJP worker killed in West Bengal, Amit Shah alleges TMC

Just weeks after the death of two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in Purulia, the body of another BJP worker was found floating in...
Thunderstorms likely over next two days in hill states of North India, says Met Department

Thunderstorms likely over next two days in hill states of North India, says Met...

North Indian hill states of Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh are likely to witness thunderstorm accompanied with squall, while parts of Rajasthan...
MP, 6 other States, reject Centre’s proposal for centralized appointment of lower judiciary

MP, 6 other States, reject Centre’s proposal for centralized appointment of lower judiciary

Law ministry had proposed that Centre be given powers to appoint members of lower judiciary, district judges and their like, affidavit filed in Supreme...
Mamata Banerjee

After Rahul’s ‘Gabbar Singh Tax’, Mamata’s Great Selfish Tax swipe at GST

West Bengal chief minister says GST rolled out to harass people, calls demonetisation a “disaster that destroyed the economy” Weeks after Congress vice president Rahul...
Doklam

Global Times editorial says ‘Doklam is Chinese territory’ day after Sitharaman’s Nathu La visit

The state-run Chinese daily said: “China’s infrastructure construction in Doklam region is logical, but India’s strong reaction is eccentric” Soon after Indian defense minister Nirmala...
Durga Puja

Calcutta High Court revokes ban on Durga idol immersion during Muharram

The Bengal govt had imposed restrictions on idol immersions on September 30 after 10pm and completely prohibited immersions on October 1, the day of...
Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

By:  Saeed Naqvi Darjeeling, Thimpu, Gangtok, Siliguri are a tight cluster on any map even in a large Atlas. Because of the recent standoff with China...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee: No Durga idol immersion on Muharram

The CM made the announcement after meeting with puja organisers and Muharram committee members in Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday...
Yechury with Karat

CPI(M) headed for a Bengal-Kerala Split?

~By Sujit Bhar The Communist Party of India (Marxist), currently marginalised in national politics and even in its natural habitat West Bengal – where the...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata alleges Modi’s “diplomatic failure” for Bengal sufferings

Raises questions on functioning of secret agencies In a rare aggressive posture by a Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee has blamed that West Bengal has “suffered”...
MAMATA BANERJEE

Enemy’s Enemy Is My Friend: BJP, CPM Target Mamata

By Saeed Naqvi On the eve of the May 2016, West Bengal Assembly elections, Arun Jaitley shared his campaign experiences with some editors. When he attacked...

BJP leader dares women to survive in Bengal without getting raped within 15 days

A day after BJP MLA Brijbhushan Rajput threatened to stop Haj pilgrimage, another BJP leader in Bengal courted controversy by her statement on violence...

Minor’s FB post flares communal tension in Uttarakhand

A minor boy, whose offensive Facebook post on Kedarnath Shrine triggered communal violence in Uttarakhand’s Satpauli town, will likely be produced before a juvenile...
NCBC

Three States refuse to give nod to the new NCBC Bill

The proposed amendment will “deprive” the state from making provisions for socially and educationally Backward Classes, says the West Bengal government  West Bengal, Karnataka and...
Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday blamed the Centre for the current state of chaos in North 24 Parganas and Darjeeling. At a...
Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Governor surprised at CM’s attitude The political tug of war between the Centre and West Bengal government reached new heights. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has...
Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling - APNLive

Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling

Police officer’s death aggravates situation Situation in hilly Darjeeling region turned explosive on Saturday when a police officer was stabbed to death by protesters...
Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

The West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called in the Army in Darjeeling after police failed to prevent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

‘Our government has not banned it yet’, Arup Biswas explains Defying the centre’s ban on red beacon on vehicles, a West Bengal minister invited controversy...
Trinamool wins four municipalities

Trinamool wins four municipalities

GJM retains three, but Mamata has made inroads in the hills The Trinamool Congress, led by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, has won four of...
Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Setback to Mission Bengal as ruling party makes inroads in hills West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress has established its lead in all of the...
A moment from one of Shibaji’s historic games caught on camera

Shibaji Banerjee passes away

One of India’s best goalkeepers falls to massive heart attack Shibaji Banerjee, one of the best football goalkeepers that the country has ever produced, died...

Behind Mamata’s fire and fury on demonetization

The feisty CM may just use it to advantage How does West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee plan to handle the mess resulting from the...

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