05 Feb 2016
Malda: Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya today said he is hopeful that his party would form government in West Bengal after the upcoming Assembly elections.
01 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Congress leaders from West Bengal today unanimously rejected the idea of any alliance with Trinamool Congress but remained divided on a tie-up with the Left as party Vice President Rahul Gandhi held consultations with them ahead of Assembly elections in the state this year.
03 Feb 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today condoled the death of former Lok Sabha Speaker and Congress veteran Balram Jakhar.
26 Jan 2016
Kolkata: Governor K.N. Tripathi unfurled the tricolour and took the salute at a colourful march past as West Bengal celebrated the 67th Republic Day.
21 Jan 2016
Kolkata: Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Saxena yesterday reviewed the poll preparedness and law and order situation in West Bengal where Assembly elections are scheduled to be held this year.
19 Jan 2016
Dhanbad: The top leadership of CPI-M was to decide at an appropriate time whether to forge an alliance with Congress in the upcoming West Bengal assembly elections, Politburo member Brinda Karat yesterday said.
20 Jan 2016
Hyderabad: CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today said the party is currently not discussing the issue of alliance in poll-bound West Bengal even as he charged the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the BJP with indulging in match-fixing.
13 Jan 2016
Burdwan (West Bengal): A woman, masquerading as an NIA officer, was arrested from Burdwan town yesterday. A police officer said Chaitali Das Sharma was arrested following a tip-off from Tinkonia bus stand area of the town.
25 Jan 2016
Kolkata: The security in and around the city as well as in the various districts of West Bengal was being beefed up in view of the Republic Day celebration tomorrow.
12 Jan 2016
Kolkata: Ceremonial processions and exhibitions on the life and work of Swami Vivekananda were held across West Bengal to mark the monk's 153rd birth anniversary today.