30 Aug 2015
Washington: Terming politics an important force in determining tactics of economic policymakers, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the framework in India allows the central bank a “protection” to some extent and its policy has been to take the heat away from the “political economy”.
28 Aug 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Power Minister Manish Gupta today heaped praise on Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal, notwithstanding the political rivalry between his party Trinamool Congress and the BJP.
23 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Calling for more economic activity in eastern states, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said political differences between the BJP and the Trinamool Congress will not come in way of development of West Bengal as he lamented "obsolete policies" of past.
26 Aug 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal government is taking steps for formally staking claim to Rasogolla as the state's invention through the GI route at a time when the famous sweetmeat finds itself at the centre of a debate as to where it originated.
29 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Dynamos have signed English Premier League side West Bromwich Albion’s talented youngster Adil Nabi on loan for the second season of the Indian Super League beginning in October.
22 Aug 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal PCC president Adhir Chowdhury today claimed that the party was 'ascending' in the state and slowly consolidating its position. "Congress in West Bengal is ascending. It's clear that it is slowly consolidating its position in the state politics. A new zeal can be witnessed among our party workers in recent times," he told a press conference here.
19 Aug 2015
Behrampore (WB): West Bengal Congress President Adhir Chowdhury was today booked under attempt to murder charges for allegedly being involved in assaulting government officials and preventing them from joining duty during a bandh called by his party.
12 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Hitting out at the West Bengal government over Saradha scam and the law and order situation, BJP president Amit Shah today said the state cannot hope for investments unless an atmosphere of development existed in the state.
08 Aug 2015
Kolkata: A student was beaten to death inside a college in West Bengal yesterday allegedly during a clash between two groups of students. The incident took place at Sabang Sajanikanta Mahavidyalaya in West Midnapore district.
20 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Attacking the Centre for not releasing funds for state projects after announcing them with fanfare, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today threatened to launch an agitation.