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Mamata slams EC recommendation to disqualify AAP MLAs

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

Describing the Election Commission's recommendation to disqualify 20 AAP MLAs as "most unfortunate", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said a Constitution body cannot be used for po

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Wow! Bengal to get a momo factory

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Wow! Momo, the country's first and largest chain of branded momos, with over 130 outlets across eight cities, announced the setting up of a state-of-the-art momo factory at Kasba Industrial Estate i

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Kolkata International Children's Film Festival begins today

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

The 7th edition of Kolkata International Children's Film Festival, set to begin today, will showcase films from 32 countries. The festival will continue till January 27. Child actor Kusmit G

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Uber partners with ER for cab service at Howrah rail station

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

App-based cab provider Uber on Friday said it has entered into a partnership with the Eastern Railway to make it easier for riders to get a ride at West Bengal's Howrah station, one of the busiest rai

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Trend Micro positioned as leader in 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for IDPS

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has been named a Leader in the Gartner Inc.'s 2018 Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS) again.

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Turkey's Selin Ovunc outclass India's Amineni by a clean 6-1,6-3 in Girls Singles U-18

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

India's only hope, Shivani Amineni, seeded 3 in the Girls Singles Under 18 draw went down against Turkey's Selin Ovunc without much of a fight, in the semi finals of the ongoing DKS ITF Juniors 2018

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Mamata slams Centre for proposal to close 8 rail routes

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 11:15:05 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday strongly protested the Ministry of Railways' proposal to close down eight routes of the Eastern Railways in Bengal and termed it as the Centre's po

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Fire destroys parts of factory at Tiljala l

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

A major fire today destroyed parts of a factory, which produces railway components at congested Tiljala in eastern part of the city, fire brigade and police said. However, there was no report of any c

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Living Legend Soumitra Chatterjee turns 83 today

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

The legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who will be conferred the highest order of merit from France 'Legion of Honour' on January 30, turns 83 today. Born on January 19, 1935, Dadasaheb Phalke a

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Seven held over TMC groups' clash, ammunition seized

Kolkata |Friday, 2018 10:45:05 PM IST

A day after two persons, including a young boy, were killed and at least five more were injured in a gunfight between two factions of the state's ruling Trinamool Congress, police on Friday recovered

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Bengal is best state in e-Governance

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Bengal's e-governance system got another feather in its cap when the Computer Society of India (CSI) awarded Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with its e-Ratna award and the State Government with its B

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Eastern India stands for numero uno zone for Godrej: Subodh Mehta

Kolkata | Friday, Jan 19 2018 IST

Godrej Interio remains the market leader in home furniture as well as office furniture. In home furniture segment they already have taken a big foot towards kitchen segment. Kitchen sector has 3

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