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Dismal show in Tripura by-polls leaves Trinamool clueless

Kolkata |Monday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST

The poor performance by the Trinamool Congress in the by-polls in four assembly constituencies in Tripura, results of which were declared on Sunday, has left the party leadership clueless about their

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Low voter turnout in GTA polls at 57%

Kolkata |Monday, 2022 4:45:08 AM IST

The polls for the formation of the new board of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) witnessed lack of public response on Sunday with the polling percentage being recorded just around 57 per ce

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Man who jumped off 8th floor of Kolkata hospital dies (Ld)

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 3:45:09 AM IST

Sujit Adhikari, a man suffering from depression who jumped off the eighth floor of the Institute of Neurosciences in Kolkata on Saturday morning, succumbed to his injuries at around 8 pm here.

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Babita Sarkar to use her compensation money for charity

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST

Babita Sarkar who will be appointed as a higher secondary political science teacher in place of the daughter of a state minister, will donate the compensation money that she will receive for charitabl

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Saradha chit fund promoter accuses Suvendu Adhikari of extortion

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST

Sudipta Sen, the promoter of chit fund entity Saradha Group that embezzled multiple crores of rupees through its multi-level marketing (MLM) schemes, alleged in a court on Friday that he was extorted

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WW-II veterans' pensions held up in West Bengal; veterans claim its a raw deal

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 5:15:08 AM IST

The Trinamool Congress and its supremo Mamata Banerjee may be fighting the Agnipath scheme tooth and nail, but not all is well with ex-servicemen in West Bengal where the party is in power for over 10

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Rujira Banerjee facing ED grilling with son in lap left probe officials perplexed

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 4:45:09 AM IST

Rujira Narula Banerjee coming to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office on Thursday with her son in lap to face questioning in connection with the coal smuggling scam has taken the agency officials b

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WBSSC Scam: Deprived petitioner to replace terminated daughter of minister

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 1:45:09 AM IST

The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed that a deprived petitioner in the case related to the West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) recruitment scam be appointed in place of the daughter of

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Rujira Narula with son in lap faces ED grilling for 5 hrs

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST

Rujira Narula Banerjee, the wife of Trinamool Congress' national general secretary, Abhishek Banerjee, on Thursday faced a marathon six hour questioning by Enforcement Directorate (ED) sleuths holding

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Nupur Sharma gets another summon from Kolkata Police

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST

Another police station in Kolkata on Thursday issued notice to the suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma in connection with her controversial comments about Prophet Muhammad, which created nationwide prot

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Bangladeshi woman with 18 years' savings nabbed along IB

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST

They slip in through the porous Indo-Bangladesh border along West Bengal and then spread across the country, working as maids, rickshaw pullers, labourers, rag pickers and even bar dancers and sex wor

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Teachers' recruitment scam: Bengal Secondary Exam Board chief removed

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 3:15:08 AM IST

West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) President, Dr Kalyanmoy Gangopadhyay, whose name has figured in the recent West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) recruitment scam, was removed

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