25 Jun 2016
Bridgetown: Darren Bravo's third hundred and impressive fast bowling from Shannon Gabriel propelled the West Indies to a 100-run win over South Africa in the ninth and final preliminary match of the Tri-Nation One-Day International Series.
14 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar, who is regarded as one of the best cricketer to have ever walked the face of earth, legitimated his position as Rajya Sabha member when he donated rupees 76 lakhs to a High school in a West Bengal district yesterday.
22 Jun 2016
Bridgetown: Australia displayed the composure and assurance of world champions to chase down a target of 283 and advance to the final with a six-wicket victory over the West Indies in the seventh match of the tri-nation One-Day International Series at Kensington Oval in Barbados yesterday.
04 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee yesterday launched a multilingual mobile application of the state electricity distribution company to help its customers get better service.
07 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her first meeting with business chambers since assuming office for the second term urged business leaders to "act" instead of merely speaking and praising the government.
28 May 2016
Kolkata: As a goodwill measure after taking charge as the Chief Minister today, Mamata Banerjee announced an interim relief for all state government employees on band pay, which was a long-pending demand.
27 May 2016
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was today sworn-in as West Bengal's chief minister for the second time. Forty-one others also were sworn-in as her ministers.
07 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today expressed confidence and optimism on rolling out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), even as she raised concern over 'Smart City' project, another flagship project of the BJP-led NDA government.
27 May 2016
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee, who has virtually single-handedly steered her party to a resounding victory in West Bengal, has shored up her stature as a regional satrap but faces numerous challenges on the development front in her second stint as chief minister.
23 May 2016
Kolkata: The BJP, which had lost some steam after the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, has put up a spirited show in the West Bengal Assembly elections this time and has played spoilsport for the opposition Left Front-Congress alliance in more than 70 seats.