Tag: West bengal

Delhi woman held for selling intoxicant through WhatsApp

West Bengal: 5 held for assault on Kashmiri trader

Kolkata: Five persons have been arrested for assaulting a Kashmiri shawl trader in West Bengal’s Nadia district, police said on Thursday. Jawed Ahmed Khan, 27, was assaulted by a group of people in Taherpur area on February 18 but he was rescued, a police officer said. He said Khan’s safety[Read More…]

CM Mamata to introduce Covid management system in Bengal

Modi is master of corruption: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: Countering Prime Minister Narendra Modi for terming the opposition alliance as ‘mahamilawat’ (grand adulteration), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday dubbed him “master of corruption and arrogance”. Addressing a rally in Jalpaiguri district, Modi also accused the opposition parties of coming together to protect the fraudsters, touts[Read More…]

Kolkata: BJP office in Bhabanipur vandalised

Kolkata: BJP office in Bhabanipur vandalised

The Bhabanipur, Kolkata office of the Bhartiya Janata Party has been vandalised. Meanwhile the Twitter handle of BJP West Bengal has pointed its fingers to the “goons” of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee. They tweeted, “@mamataofficial’s goons have vandalised the BJP party office in Bhawanipore, South Kolkata. Mamata represents the[Read More…]

BJP tops in election ad spending across Google platforms

We want peaceful, fair LS polls in Bengal: BJP

New Delhi, A BJP delegation met the Election Commission on Monday and requested it to conduct the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal in a “violence free and fair” atmosphere. “In view of the ongoing violence by workers of the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, we requested the[Read More…]

BJP spreading rumours about Bengal violence: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata clarifies over missing police commissioner reports; calls it BJP’s ‘Political Vendetta’

Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar has reportedly gone ‘missing’ after he was summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Rose Valley and Saradha ponzi scams. Responding to the reports, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday she was “sorry” that Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar[Read More…]

Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Supreme Court dismisses plea for rescheduling TN poll day

SC junks plea by six states to appoint head of the police force

New Delhi, In a setback to Bihar, West Bengal, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Punjab and Haryana, the Supreme Court on Wednesday declined their plea seeking they be allowed to appoint Director General of state police through their own selection process instead of approaching the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Dismissing the applications[Read More…]

Trade strike hits Bengal

Trade strike hits Bengal

Kolkata, Normal life was partly hit in West Bengal on Tuesday during the 48-hour nationwide strike called by central trade unions in protest against the “pro-corporate, anti-national and anti-people” policies of the Modi government. Sporadic incidents of vandalism and disruptions were reported from some parts of the state since earlier[Read More…]

Bengal mulling coffee cultivation in Darjeeling

Bengal mulling coffee cultivation in Darjeeling

Kolkata,  West Bengal is exploring the possibility of coffee cultivation in Darjeeling on a large scale, encouraged by the success of some self-help groups, a state minister said on Tuesday. “Some of our self-help groups (SHGs) in Darjeeling are involved in coffee cultivation but not on a large scale. We[Read More…]

Bengaluru: Man booked for abusing, manhandling policeman for giving him notice over abusive comments on CM

255 kg Ganja seized in Bengal, 2 arrested

Kolkata,The West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department on Tuesday seized 255 kgs of ganja from a vehicle in West Bengal’s Darjeeling district and arrested two persons, an official said. Acting on a tip-off, a team of CID officers intercepted one truck at Mahananda Barrage Road and recovered the ganja. “Driver Md[Read More…]

Aligarh youth commits suicide for not getting salary amid lockdown

Trinamool leader beaten to death in Bengal

Kolkata, A district level leader of the Trinamool Congress was beaten to death in West Bengal’s Hooghly district and one person has been arrested in this connection, police said on Monday. Sheikh Mukhtar of Madhurpur was beaten to death on Sunday. Based on his family’s complaint, Sheikh Akhtar Ali Khan,[Read More…]

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