Former LF minister Abdus Sattar joins Congress

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2018 4:15:21 AM IST

Former West Bengal minister Abdus Sattar, who severed his long association with the CPI-M last year, on Monday joined the Congress, calling it the only party capable of challenging the communal polici

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Agro exporters call for proactive role of central entities to boost exports

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2018 4:15:06 AM IST

The new agriculture export policy will not be of much help to farmers and also to boost exports of fruits and vegetables, unless various departments dealing with such exports become proactive in their

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East Bengal rope in Dovale, release Al Amna

Kolkata |Monday, 2018 9:45:05 PM IST

East Bengal on Monday announced the signing of Spanish attacking midfielder Antonio Rodriguez Dovale for the current 2018-19 I-League football season.

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Credibility of all institutions being destroyed: Mamata

Kolkata |Monday, 2018 8:45:06 PM IST

Describing Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel's resignation as "unprecedented", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the credibility of all institutions is being "de

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Trinamool MP quizzed by CBI in Saradha scam

Kolkata |Monday, 2018 9:15:05 PM IST

Trinamool Congress MP and party General Secretary Subrata Bakshi was quizzed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday in connection with the ongoing probe of the multi-crore 'Saradha' ch

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Heart transplant recipient wants to spread awareness through TSK 25K

Kolkata |Monday, 2018 6:45:05 PM IST

A heart transplant two years back did not stop Rupayan Roy from running and now he wants to spread awareness about the same by running in the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K event here on Sunday.

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Ganguly lauds India's win, says series will be competitive

Kolkata |Monday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST

Lauding India's 31-run victory over Australia in the first Test in Adelaide, former captain Sourav Ganguly on Monday predicted the series will be a hard-fought one and all four rubbers will yield resu

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Yashwant Sinha yet again compares Modi with Tughluq

Kolkata |Sunday, 2018 10:45:04 PM IST

Charging the Narendra Modi government with destroying and compromising all important institutions of democracy, including the Union Cabinet, Parliament, Supreme Court and the media, former Union Finan

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Human rights violation rampant in country: Activists

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 3:15:05 AM IST

Human rights violation is rampant throughout the country in the form of Bulandshahr Killing, death in Bengal's Lalgarh or Kathua rape case, a panel of human rights workers said here on Friday.

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Four injured in Kolkata medical college

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 3:15:05 AM IST

Four persons on Friday sustained injuries at the Medical College and Hospital (MCH) in Kolkata after a piece of concrete fell on them, police said.

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I-League: East Bengal beat Gokulam to snap losing streak

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST

East Bengal snapped a three-game losing streak with a dominant 3-1 victory over a somewhat below par Gokulam Kerala FC in an I-League encounter at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturd

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Mankind has forgotten art of living due to technology: Life coach

Kolkata |Saturday, 2018 3:45:04 PM IST

Mankind has forgotten the art of living and feeling successful in this era of technological boom, said a renowned life coach.

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