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Minerva FC flag match-fixing attempt; AIFF asks for details

Kolkata |Thursday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

Acting on I-League leaders Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj's tweet that bribes were offered to two of his players in an alleged match-fixing attempt, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has

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Minerva Punjab boss Ranjit Bajaj writes to AIFF about match fixing offer got his two players

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Punjab Minerva FC chief Ranjit Bajaj has alleged that his two players had been offered with Rs 30 lakh each for match fixing in the current top tier I-League, being conducted by country's supreme foo

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Bengal inks MoU with Devyani International, to see more KFC, Pizza Hut outlets

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Bengal government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Devyani International Limited, the Indian franchisee of YUM Restaurants India Pvt Limited, for an investment of Rs 100 crore.

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Alert local people save a possible train accident after noticing crack on Sealdah-Bongaon section

Kolkata | Thursday, Jan 18 2018 IST

Some alert of local people today averted a possible train accident near Dum Dum station on Sealdah-Bongaon section of Eastern Railway (ER) when they noticed a crack on the rails and waved red blanket

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Adani to double its Rs 750 cr investment in Bengal in five years

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST

Adani Group, which is expecting to double the capacity of its edible oil refinery at Haldia in West Bengal, will double its current investment of Rs 750 crore in the state to Rs 1,500 crore in the nex

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BGBS 2018 will open new avenues for employment in Bengal: Mitra

Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

After the conclusion of Bengal Global Business Summit, 2018, West Bengal Finance and Industries Minister Dr Amit Mitra today said this summit will open new avenues of employment in Bengal. Speak

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Greater efforts needed to meet international family planning goals

Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Women and girls have a human right to choose whether and when to become pregnant. When they do not have access to high quality contraceptive and fertility care services and information to help them

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Coast Guard to sensitise eastern coast fishermen on security

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

The Indian Coast Guard will sensitise nearly 1,500 fishermen from West Bengal and Odisha to act as its "eyes and ears" to check for illegal movements along the eastern seaboard and the coastal waterwa

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Tirupati Vessel announces Rs 250-cr projects at theBengal Global Business Summit 2018

Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Tirupati Vessel Pvt Ltd, a logistics support provider with over 15 years of experience in waterways, today announced a Rs 250-crore twin integrated RoRo (roll-on-roll-off) services and Floating Haat

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Bengal nets over Rs 2 lakh cr of investment proposals (Lead)

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

The two-day Bengal Global Business Summit organised by the state government has so far received new investment proposals worth Rs 2,19,925 crore, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here on Wedne

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Struggling ATK strengthen squad with three new signings in ISL transfer window

Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Two-time ISL champions ATK announced today new signing with former Bristol City player David Cotterill (winger), along with former player of Tampa Bay Rowdies, Martin Paterson (striker) and former Del

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Over 1,000 students and professionals to attend CSI 2017

Kolkata | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

More than 1,000 IT professionals and students across India will participate in the annual convention Computer Society of India (CSI) starting from January 19, here. The convention will be inaugurate

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