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TMC floats own intel wing for purification

Taking the cue, state food minister Jyotipriyo Mullick formed a seven-member “sleuth team”.

07 Aug 2016

TMC floats own intel wing for purification

Party to implement Mamata’s drive against ‘syndicate raj’ that rakes in moolah for cadre

07 Aug 2016

Eyeing Bengali-majority Tripura, Mamata puts Congress deserter in charge, looks to poach many

Mamata Banerjee is now eyeing Tripura where the CPM-led Left Front has been in power for more than two decades.

31 Jul 2016

To prevent extortion, posters for TMC mega event to have only Mamata photo

Only West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s photograph can  be used for campaign materials for the Trinamool Congress mega event on Thursday to observe martyrs’ day here, to prevent any kind of extortion by party workers. They have also been directed not to collect money from the public for the event.

20 Jul 2016

Narrow escape for Pranab as escort car tumbles down ravine; 5 hurt

President Pranab Mukherjee had a narrow escape as his cavalcade met with an accident along the Darjeeling hills in West Bengal.

16 Jul 2016

'IS spreading in Bengal with ISI support'

Musha’s interrogation revealed how the ISIS with patronisation from Pakistan’s ISI spread its tentacles in Bengal

10 Jul 2016

Punish him if he's anti-national, says father of Tirupur 'ISIS operative'

Nasimuddin Mian is a pious Muslim and a patriotic Indian who condemns terrorism.

09 Jul 2016

Multiple digital IDs of terror suspect tied to Tirupur surface

He was good at computers and spent 10 to 12 hours a day on the internet.

07 Jul 2016

Tirupur-based ISIS recruiter arrested

Musha was working at a grocery shop in Tirupur and was living there with his wife and two children.

06 Jul 2016

11 ultras sneaked into Bengal, alerts Bangladesh

Dhaka sends a list with sketches of militants who may have entered the border State due to crackdown there.

05 Jul 2016

Football-crazy Kolkata prisoners get LCD TVs to watch Euro 2016

With football mania raging all over the world for the ongoing European Championship, prisoners in the City of Joy are having a field day.

03 Jul 2016

Red alert sounded in Bengal after Dhaka attack

The IB as well as the NIA alerted the West Bengal government of possible attacks by Islamic terror groups.

03 Jul 2016

Bengal court spurns Major Gujarati girl's 'love Jihad'

Controversy kicked off last week after a court in West Bengal as its handed over a girl who had eloped to the police.

19 Jun 2016

Bengal CPM boss defends poll tie-up, blames rout on politburo's tepid stand

Surjyakanta Mishra targeted the politburo for the debacle in the Assembly polls at the two-day state committee meeting.

13 Jun 2016

United Opposition to shun Didi gala over political violence

For the second time in West Bengal’s history, the entire Opposition will boycott the swearing-in of a government.

26 May 2016

Marxists lost connection with the masses

Marxism and Leninism are things of the past not only for the CPM but also its left front allies.

20 May 2016

Despite triumph, Didi smile elusive

No victory processions for TMC, opts for cultural events instead; swearing-in on May 27

20 May 2016

Nandigram Made Didi, But Congress in the Fray May Come in to Play

Manna and his fellow workers usually work under the 100-days’ MGNREGA scheme and earn Rs 171 a day.

05 May 2016

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