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Mamata hits out at Centre over Punjab National Bank 'fraud' and farmers' suicide 

At a rally here in South Dinajpur district, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief said around 12,000 farmers had committed suicide in the country for failing to repay their loans.

published on : 21st February 2018

Centre urges West Bengal to resolve Bhangar power project issue 

The state power minister also said the Bhangar project faced resistance not from the locals but from outsiders who had political backing either from the Congress, CPI(M) or the Naxalites.

published on : 21st February 2018

Santosh Trophy final phase to kick off in Kolkata on March 19

West Bengal will take on Manipur on the opening day as the 72nd edition of the National Football Championship on March 19.

published on : 21st February 2018

Mentally-challenged tribal woman gangraped like Nirbhaya in West Bengal

Tension spread in parts of North Bengal after a mentally-challenged 21-year-old tribal woman was allegedly gangraped and iron rods inserted inside her private parts at Dehabandh Hatpara village.

published on : 20th February 2018

West Bengal’s ‘Donor da’ donates his blood 152 times in mother’s memory

Losing his mother for want of a pouch of blood at Burdwan Medical College and Hospital in 1962, then eight-year-old Janardan Ghosh had promised not to let the same to happen again.

published on : 20th February 2018

Mentally-challenged tribal woman gangraped in West Bengal

An 18-year-old intellectually disabled tribal woman was allegedly gang-raped in South Dinajpur's Kushmandi.

published on : 20th February 2018

Bharati Ghosh case: Another police officer arrested 

Sub-inspector Pradip Rath of Paschim Medinipur district was arrested by the CID in connection with a case relating to misappropriation of Rs 45 lakhs from one businessman in the district.

published on : 20th February 2018

West Bengal Assembly adjourned after obituary references

The West Bengal Assembly was adjourned today after obituary references were made to three politicians who passed away recently.

published on : 19th February 2018

Gone in 60 seconds: 200 hired cars sold online by self-proclaimed West Bengal producer

Prateek Bhattacharya is no less a maverick than Randall ‘Memphis’ Raines, the protagonist of Hollywood thriller Gone in 60 Seconds.

published on : 17th February 2018

North Korean slips through Bangladesh border, nabbed in West Bengal

The accused Jhung Ho, in his mid-30s, has been detained with a valid North Korean passport but without any valid visa to enter India.

published on : 17th February 2018

Another West Bengal cop, close to former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh arrested by CID

Assistant Sub-Inspector Debashis Das of Paschim Medinipur district was held by the CID sleuths, the investigating agency's official said.

published on : 17th February 2018

West Bengal: Decomposed body of missing woman found stuffed in trolley bag

The deceased, identified as Shilpa Agarwal, used to operate a 'sahayak kendra' of a nationalised bank from her house at Mejia in Bankura district.

published on : 16th February 2018

West Bengal: Class 12 girl student gang-raped by friends at birthday party; three out of four held

The incident happened yesterday night when the victim's boyfriend called her at his uncle's house, the officer said.

published on : 15th February 2018

Bengal school refuses to comply with Mamata Banarjee's blue and white rule 

The state government has earmarked Rs 500 crore to paint all government schools in the state in the official blue and white colours of the government.

published on : 13th February 2018

Efforts on to resolve Binoy Kodiyeri row

Even as the West Bengal CPM has urged the party politburo to come out with a statement in the Binoy Kodiyeri row, the Kerala CPM has been downplaying the same.

published on : 11th February 2018
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