Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said the BJP is trying to "divide India" in the wake of Pulwama terror attack while she and other parties in the opposition alliance are fighting to keep the nation united.
Published 21-Feb-2019 00:15 IST
Kolkata: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for the families of the personnel who lost their lives in the ghastly Pulwama attack.
Published 20-Feb-2019 23:18 IST
Kolkata: A teenaged girl from Kolkata was trolled and allegedly threatened with rape on Facebook for a post on the plight of Kashmiris in the wake of the Pulwama attack, she said on Wednesday.
Published 20-Feb-2019 16:43 IST
Kolkata: Retired IPS officer Gaurab Chandra Dutta was found dead in mysterious circumstances at his flat in Salt Lake area Tuesday evening, police said.
Published 20-Feb-2019 09:33 IST | Updated 09:40 IST
Kolkata: Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) officials have lodged a police complaint regarding a bank fraud of Rs 23 lakh from the official account of the corporation, Mayor Firhad Hakim said on Tuesday.
Published 20-Feb-2019 08:21 IST
Kolkata: A five-year-old school girl was on Tuesday run over by a speeding bus in front of her mother in the Dum Dum area of North 24 Pargana district in West Bengal, police said.
Published 19-Feb-2019 20:22 IST
Kolkata: In an unusual move West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday virtually extended double promotion to her favourite IPS officer and Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar as IGP cum ADG CID and replaced him with Anuj Sharma as new police chief of the state capital.
Published 19-Feb-2019 17:25 IST
Kolkata: Senior TMC leader and West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee Tuesday alleged that the RSS and BJP are trying to create division in the society in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack.
Published 19-Feb-2019 23:11 IST
Kolkata: Question papers of Madhyamik Examination were reported leaked on the social media for the sixth consecutive day on Tuesday, shortly after the tests commenced.
Published 19-Feb-2019 19:07 IST | Updated 19:26 IST
Tamluk: In yet another case of social media rumours regarding child-lifters, a man was mercilessly beaten up in the Chongsorpur area in Tamluk village of West Bengal on Monday night on suspicion of being a child-lifter and illegal kidney seller.
Published 19-Feb-2019 18:40 IST
​​​​​​​New Delhi: Veteran matinee idol Biswajit Chatterjee joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Monday in the presence of party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya and other senior leaders.
Published 19-Feb-2019 10:48 IST
Kolkata: Five persons have been arrested after a probe, ordered by the West Bengal Board of Secondary Examination (WBBSE), into the circulation of question papers of the Madhaymik examination on social media, the state Criminal Investigation Department (CID) said on Monday.
Published 19-Feb-2019 09:34 IST
South 24 Parganas (WB): Unidentified assailants hurled crude bombs and shot at a Trinamool Congress (TMC) councillor here on Monday.
Published 19-Feb-2019 06:24 IST
Kolkata: West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh Monday wondered if the ruling TMC had "influenced" the probe in party leader Suprabhat Batyabyal daughter's kidnapping case and his colleague's subsequent arrest.
Published 19-Feb-2019 01:40 IST
Kolkata: Kashmiri doctor residing in Kolkata alleged that some people turned up at his place post-Pulwama terror attack and threatened him to leave the city, police said on Monday.
Published 19-Feb-2019 01:58 IST
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday questioned the timing of the Pulwama terror attack, asking whether the government wanted to go to war when Lok Sabha elections were round the corner.
Published 18-Feb-2019 20:09 IST
Kolkata: A Border Security Force (BSF) constable drowned in river Padma while chasing cow smugglers near the Indo-Bangla border in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, an official said.
Published 18-Feb-2019 16:59 IST
Kolkata: Five persons, including two examinees, have been arrested so far for their involvement in the alleged question paper leak of Madhyamik Examinations, a West Bengal CID official said Monday.
Published 18-Feb-2019 15:46 IST
Kolkata: Almost a month after a massive fire gutted a major portion of a five-storey building in Gariahat here, panic gripped the area on Sunday night after smoke was seen billowing from the burnt debris there.
Published 18-Feb-2019 08:13 IST
Labhpur (WB): A local BJP leader, Suprabhat Batyabyal, and two others were arrested in West Bengal's Birbhum district on Sunday in connection with the kidnapping of his daughter, a senior police officer said.
Published 17-Feb-2019 21:15 IST

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