Deceased Bengal TV actress's live-in partner arrested

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST

Within 48 hours of popular Bengali television serial actress Pallabi Dey was found hanging at her rented accommodation in south Kolkata, her live-in partner, Shagnik Chakraborty was arrested on Tuesda

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CPI(M-L) wants Left unity in Bengal sans 'Left Front' tag

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2022 3:15:09 AM IST

The Communist Party of India (Marxists-Leninist), which had provided a latent support to Trinamool Congress in the 2021 Assembly elections in West Bengal, now wants a bigger unity of all Left parties

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BJP MP Arjun Singh fires fresh salvos at his own party

Kolkata |Monday, 2022 2:45:11 AM IST

Fresh speculation about the growing distance between BJP parliamentarian Arjun Singh and the party cropped up on Sunday, as the heavyweight party MP from Barrackpore was again vocal against the style

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Bimal Gurung writes to Mamata seeking postponement of GTA polls

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

At a time, when the West Bengal government and the State Election Commission have started making full-fledged preparation for the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) election in the hills of D

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Modi urged to check authenticity of Mamata's plea on central dues

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

Just 48 hours after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the plea to initiate immediate release of the state's dues for the Mahatma Gandhi National Rur

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Covid-19 spreads in IIM-C, 28 students test positive

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

The Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) campus, at Joka in the southern outskirts of Kolkata, is in the grip of Covid-19 as 28 of its students have tested positive.

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I-League: Gokulam Kerala beat Mohammedan Sporting 2-1, become first team to defend the title

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 4:15:10 AM IST

Gokulam Kerala defended their I-League title after defeating Mohammedan Sporting on the final day of the season here on Saturday. The Malabarians have become the first side in the history of the I-Lea

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A Diamond Jubilee that China would want India to remember

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST

This will be a Platinum Jubilee India won't be celebrating. The Chinese, though, will make all efforts to remind India of the military debacle of 1962 in which the People's Liberation Army (PLA) overr

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Cracks at Bowbazar buildings: Expert committee to take apprpriate measures

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 3:15:09 AM IST

The West Bengal government has decided to form an expert committee to review the situation after cracks were spotted in certain buildings at Durga Pituri Lane in the congested Bowbazar area in central

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Release Bengal's dues under MGNREGS, PM Awas Yojana now, Mamata tells PM

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has sent a strongly-worded letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking the Central government to immediately release the state's dues for the Mahatma Gandh

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Poaching precaution: Bengal Forest staff can't post jungle pics on social media

Kolkata |Thursday, 2022 2:45:10 AM IST

West Bengal Forest Department has taken an initiative to prevent its employees from unknowingly becoming guides for the poachers and wildlife smugglers by giving them a clear idea of the forest territ

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Legal fraternity in Kolkata feels let down after HC's castigation of CBI lawyer

Kolkata |Thursday, 2022 2:15:09 AM IST

A day after a bench of the Calcutta High Court pulled up a lawyer representing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for his failure to respond to queries on the matter, members of the legal frate

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