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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A 15-year-old boy was allegedly beaten to death by two of his classmates after he complained against them to a teacher at South-West Delhi's Najafgarh area, police said today.
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.
07 Aug 2015
Malda (WB): Six members of a family were crushed under the wheels of the New Jalpaiguri-Howrah Shatabdi Express in Malda district this morning.
03 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Flood situation in South Bengal districts today remained grim after fresh water was released from different barrages, compounding the woes of over 37 lakh people in 12 affected districts.