29 Nov 2015
Yaounde: Five people have been killed in a double suicide attack by two women in the restive far north of Cameroon, the governor of the region said.
27 Nov 2015
Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court today said that it expects the West Bengal government to perform its sovereign duty in facilitating return of money to investors affected by several ponzi schemes as it had done in the case of sufferers in Saradha chit fund scam.
27 Nov 2015
Kolkata: A 55-metre replica of the Eiffel Tower in being planned at the Eco Park in the smart city New Town. The replica of the tower would come up in the Eco Park and is expected to be a major tourist attraction, said West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (HIDCO) chairman Debashis Sen.
28 Nov 2015
Guwahati: The BJP today defended acting Assam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya's controversial statement 'Hindustan is for Hindus' and hinted that he will not be removed from the state as of now.
26 Nov 2015
Kolkata: With the Assembly elections in West Bengal scheduled next year, the beleaguered CPI-M is organising processions in rural areas in an attempt to revitalise the organisation, but the ruling Trinamool Congress described the efforts as a bid to bring back the 'days of terror' in the state.
28 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The RBI is set to 'fine tune' the Gold Monetisation scheme as the initial response to the scheme has been lukewarm. "We need some fine tuning (Gold monetisation scheme)," RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said.
24 Nov 2015
Lucknow: The chorus of condemnation of Assam Governor P B Acharya's controversial remarks grew louder today with the BSP and Nagland's Congress unit joining Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi in demanding his immediate dismissal.
25 Nov 2015
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday greeted the people on Guru Nanak Jayanti, the birth anniversary of the founder of Sikh religion Guru Nanak Dev.
18 Nov 2015
Hooghly (WB): A forty-year-old man died yesterday after he was allegedly pushed off from a local train by a lady RPF constable in between Uttarpara and Hind Motor stations in the district, triggering massive protests and rail blockades along the Howrah-Bandel main line section.
23 Nov 2015
Guwahati: Reiterating his demand for Assam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya's removal, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said the incumbent 'does not know how to maintain his dignity' as the Constitutional head.