Kolkata: Former Calcutta High Court Justice C.S. Karnan who was admitted to city's SSKM Medical College and Hospital after complaining of chest pain on Thursday, remains in there for "treatment and observation" on Friday, a hospital official said.
Published 23-Jun-2017 22:27 IST
Kolkata: A city private hospital was on Friday asked to cough up Rs 30 lakh as compensation by the West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission (WBCERC) for alleged negligence in treatment of an infant leading to her death.
Published 23-Jun-2017 22:46 IST
Kolkata : Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC), which is expecting to commission the first phase of the East-West Metro Project in the city in 2018, has completed tunnelling work under the Hooghly river in 66 days, an official said on Friday.
Published 23-Jun-2017 20:12 IST | Updated 20:43 IST
Kolkata : The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed that notice be served on the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung by all means possible in a PIL challenging the indefinite bandh called by the party in the Darjeeling hills.
Published 23-Jun-2017 19:08 IST
Kolkata : Blaming the West Bengal government and senior officers for the killing of three GJM activists in police firing on June 17, Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) chief Bimal Gurung on Friday demanded a CBI probe into the deaths.
Published 23-Jun-2017 18:59 IST
Kolkata : Heavy rains lashed Kolkata and many parts of West Bengal on Friday afternoon.In Kolkata, the showers caused traffic snarls at important junctures. Traffic slowed down at M.G. Road crossing, Central Avenue and other parts of the city due to waterlogging.
Published 23-Jun-2017 18:27 IST
Kolkata : West Bengal CID has arrested one person from Barasat in North 24 Parganas district for practising as a dentist without a proper medical degree.
Published 23-Jun-2017 15:48 IST
Kolkata: The ongoing bandh sponsored by agitating Gorkha Janmukti Morcha in Darjeeling has cast a spell on the prospects of exports of second-flush tea, considered to be the most sought after and pricey in the importing markets.
Published 23-Jun-2017 14:37 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday constituted a medical board of seven doctors of the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata to ascertain health of a 24-week pregnant woman wanting to undergo abortion on the grounds of foetus abnormality.
Published 23-Jun-2017 12:30 IST
Kolkata: Indian Police Service PS officer S.M.H. Mirza, whom then CBI named in the FIR with a dozen senior leaders of Trinamool Congress in the Narada sting footage case, appeared before the agency officials at Nizam Palace here on Thursday afternoon, an official said.
Published 22-Jun-2017 19:38 IST
Darjeeling (WB): A case has been lodged against Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supremo Bimal Gurung and his wife Asha for their alleged involvement in violence, arson and killing of one person during clashes in Darjeeling hills on the demand for a separate Gorkhaland state.
Published 22-Jun-2017 14:21 IST | Updated 16:41 IST
Kolkata: Citing health reasons, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress legislator Iqbal Ahmed on Wednesday failed to appear before the Enforcement Directorate and skipped the Central Bureau of Investigation's summon in connection with the Narada sting video probe.
Published 22-Jun-2017 07:36 IST
Kolkata: Terming the West Bengal government-sponsored all party meet on June 22 to discuss the volatile situation in the north Bengal hills as "delayed and pointless", the state opposition parties have decided to stay away from it.
Published 22-Jun-2017 07:26 IST
Kolkata: Arrested former Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan was taken to hospital on Wednesday after he complained of chest pain and was returned to Presidency correctional home (jail) when doctors found nothing "alarming".
Published 22-Jun-2017 06:54 IST | Updated 07:00 IST
The Hague : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday appealed to Dutch investors along with Italian and German industrialists to invest in the state.
Published 21-Jun-2017 21:52 IST
Kolkata : Congress in West Bengal on Wednesday received a jolt as two of its MLAs - Sankar Singha and Arindam Bhattacharya joined Trinamool Congress.
Published 21-Jun-2017 19:07 IST
Kolkata : Terming Darjeeling MP S.S. Ahluwalia's comments on the pro-Gorkhaland agitation in the hills as "unconstitutional and stroking fire into the issue" West Bengal ruling party Trinamool Congress on Wednesday demanded his immediate resignation from the Lok Sabha.
Published 21-Jun-2017 18:34 IST
Kolkata: Arrested former Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan was on Wednesday brought here from Chennai and taken to the Presidency correctional home (jail).
Published 21-Jun-2017 17:27 IST | Updated 18:07 IST
Kolkata : International Yoga Day was on Wednesday observed in West Bengal with a large number of people from all walks of life participating in the programmes.
Published 21-Jun-2017 15:58 IST
Chennai: Former Calcutta high court judge C S Karnan, who was arrested by the West Bengal police in Coimbatore on Tuesday evening, was brought to Chennai.
Published 21-Jun-2017 08:05 IST | Updated 13:06 IST

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