Pranab Mondal

West Bengal CM attends Governor's Republic Day evet, BJP absent

The Bengal CM presented Bose Barnaporichoy (learning alphabet), written by Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar.

27 Jan 2023

Fisherman killed in Sunderbans mangrove overpopulated by tigers

According to forest department sources human-wild conflict increased in the delta region. 

26 Jan 2023

BJP national president J P Nadda says TMC leaders siphoning central funds

BJP leaders of Bengal, however, were disappointed as Nadda did not mention a single word about the implementation of Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

20 Jan 2023

BJP runs country like its zamindari, says Mamata

Referring to the central teams visit to Bengal to oversee implementation of various schemes, Mamata alleged they were being sent to ‘harass’ the state government.

17 Jan 2023

Training students for new life: Industrial Training Institute in West Bengal's Jhargram

New ITI centres set up in remote West Bengal have given hope to people of living a respectable life, reports Pranab Mondal

15 Jan 2023

Helped family take dead woman home to defame government: Kolkata cops arrests NGO head

Ankur Das, the secretary of the NGO was arrested after prolonged interrogation on Thursday. His NGO had stepped in by providing an ambulance to transport the body home.

13 Jan 2023

Kolkata Diary: Air quality worse than ever in West Bengal

The pandemic-induced restrictions had kept the air pollution level in check last winter.

13 Jan 2023

Mamata Banerjee hits out at Left Front during G20 meet, CPM fumes

Banerjee pointed out that her state’s development programmes helped increase Bengal’s GDP four-fold since she took over.

10 Jan 2023

Beneficiaries of PM housing scheme in Bengal to give written undertaking

The Centre is keeping a close watch on the implementation of PMAY in Bengal as the central teams who had visited the state twice since 2021 found irregularities.

09 Jan 2023

Mamata launches TMC's new outreach drive ahead of Panchayat polls in Bengal

The new outreach program comes amid a series of corruption charges levelled against TMC functionaries.

02 Jan 2023

Shah, Nadda to visit West Bengal in January to prepare ground for LS polls

Shah is likely to come on January 17 and address rallies in Mathurapur in South 24 Parganas and Arambagh in Hooghly.

02 Jan 2023

CPM plans protests in New Year against ‘TMC corruption’ in Bengal

The party, which recorded rise in its vote share in all the elections after last year’s Assembly elections, is aiming to highlight the alleged corruption issue in the next year’s panchayat elections.

01 Jan 2023

A year on, Modi to meet Mamata in Kolkata today

PM will also chair the second meeting on Namami Gange Council

30 Dec 2022

Didi on backfoot as TMC netas, kin figure in Bengal PMAY list

Several demonstrations are being staged in different parts of the states by deprived people alleging that many already living in pucca houses were declared eligible are depriving people of benefits.

27 Dec 2022

Classmates stop marriage of minor girl in West Bengal

Once they found out that her marriage has been fixed, the students rushed to her house and demanded that she be allowed to return to school.

20 Dec 2022