31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will undertake his first visit to Telangana on Saturday where he will attend the 12th Convocation of NALSAR University of Law at Shameerpet.
24 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Former Uttar Pradesh Speaker and five-time MLA Keshari Nath Tripathi was on Thursday sworn-in as the 20th Governor of West Bengal. Tripathi, who will turn 80 this November was administered the oath of office by the acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Asim Kumar Banerjee in the presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee condoled the loss of lives in a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Maharashtra's Pune district.
30 Jun 2014
New Delhi: West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan, who was questioned as a witness by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the VVIP chopper deal, on Monday stepped down from his post.
29 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Taking a dig at Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government over its inability to tackle Japanese Encephalitis, CPI (M) state secretary Biman Bose blamed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of misleading the people.
28 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Two more persons died of encephalitis in West Bengal since Sunday, taking the toll to 111 as six more were admitted to hospital with suspected infection and the politics over the death toll has rocked the administration.
27 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday questioned West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan as a witness in connection with an alleged swindle centered on the sale of 12 helicopters by AgustaWestland to India.
04 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Carrying on with its probe into allegations of over Rs 360 crore bribe paid in the purchase of VVIP helicopters, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday recorded the statement of Goa Governor B V Wanchoo as a ‘witness’.
26 Jul 2014
Siliguri/ Howrah: The government of West Bengal took preventive measures as three more deaths occurred due to Japanese encephalitis in the state.
25 Jul 2014
Kolkata: The West Bengal government would make a pitch for setting up a chip design facility before the Centre which had drawn up plans to set up manufacturing units for semi-conductors in the country.