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Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Left-Congress alliance in Bengal - Economic Times

Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Left-Congress alliance in Bengal  Economic Times

Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi has given her nod to Congress-Left Front alliance in West Bengal for the upcoming assembly by-polls in the state ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:59 pm


Bengal gets proposal for 800 MW solar power project: Minister - BusinessLine

Bengal gets proposal for 800 MW solar power project: Minister  BusinessLine

West Bengal has received a proposal for 800 megawatt (MW) solar power project with an estimated investment of ₹3000 crore from a private investor, a state ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:45 pm


West Bengal Lottery Dear Bangasree Damodar Result Out Today - The Quint

West Bengal Lottery Dear Bangasree Damodar Result Out Today  The Quint

The state government of West Bengal will declare the results for West Bengal State Dear Bangasree Damodar Lottery today i.e., 24 August 2019 (Saturday).

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:17 am


FIEO sees strong flow of exports from eastern India - The Financial Express

FIEO sees strong flow of exports from eastern India  The Financial Express

"We are continuing to endeavour to seek *fresh* contacts with newer and upcoming markets with import demand so that it can boost export prospects of our ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:02 am


Weather forecast today LIVE UPDATES: Low pressure area off Odisha coast likely to bring rains for next 48 hours - The Indian Express

Weather forecast today LIVE UPDATES: Low pressure area off Odisha coast likely to bring rains for next 48 hours  The Indian Express

Weather forecast Today India LIVE Updates: A low-pressure area is likely to build over Odisha and neighbouring regions due to a cyclonic circulation which ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:25 am


West Bengal fixes midday meal menu for govt schools, fish or egg to be given twice a week - India Today

West Bengal fixes midday meal menu for govt schools, fish or egg to be given twice a week  India Today

After a Hooghly school was seen serving only boiled rice and salt to government school students, The West Bengal Government fixed a midday meal menu for ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:17 am


West Bengal govt fixes midday meal menu - Millennium Post

West Bengal govt fixes midday meal menu  Millennium Post

Kolkata: West Bengal government has sent a circular to all district administrations for a fixed menu for midday meals in state-run schools, an official said on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:46 am


West Bengal BJP registers 77 lakh new members in last 45 days - The New Indian Express

West Bengal BJP registers 77 lakh new members in last 45 days  The New Indian Express

Rahul Sinha, BJP's national secretary, said, “The BJP's Bengal unit collected highest membership among the other states.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:57 pm


Bengal Assembly session next week - Telegraph India

Bengal Assembly session next week  Telegraph India

The Trinamul government has been accused by the Opposition of lack of regard and respect for the House and its conventions.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:51 pm


Extortion, rape: Shocking Bengal case indicates patriarchy's power - Times of India

Extortion, rape: Shocking Bengal case indicates patriarchy's power  Times of India

A woman in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district has accused a Trinamool Congress panchayat member and his aides of raping her when she demanded a return of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:30 pm


Thousands of Workers Protest Against Labour Department in West Bengal - NewsClick

Thousands of Workers Protest Against Labour Department in West Bengal  NewsClick

Thousands of workers across West Bengal organised a protest demonstration in front of the labour department office of the state government under the banner of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:41 pm


Janmashtami 2019: VHP organises over 300 processions for grand celebrations across West Bengal - Times Now

Janmashtami 2019: VHP organises over 300 processions for grand celebrations across West Bengal  Times Now

Kolkata: The Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Friday took out over 300 cultural processions across West Bengal as part of its plans to celebrate Janmashtami, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:27 am


Himesh Reshammiya ropes in West Bengal woman, who san.. Mangeshkar's song, for his track 'Teri Meri Kahaani' - Firstpost

Himesh Reshammiya ropes in West Bengal woman, who san.. Mangeshkar's song, for his track 'Teri Meri Kahaani'  Firstpost

Ranu Mondal, the woman from West Bengal who became an overnight sensation after her rendition of Lata Mangeshkar's classic song, 'Ek Pyar Ka Nagma' ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:14 am


West Bengal: BJP's Dilip Ghosh claims foreign terrorists targeting him - India Today

West Bengal: BJP's Dilip Ghosh claims foreign terrorists targeting him  India Today

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Thursday claimed that he had to shift to a new residence following inputs from central intelligence agencies about ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:13 pm


EESL to install 1.56 lakh smart LED streetlight in West Bengal - Economic Times

EESL to install 1.56 lakh smart LED streetlight in West Bengal  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) will install one lakh smart LED streetlights in areas under Kolkata and Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:39 pm


West Bengal government seeks clarity on rules for world’s second largest coal block - Economic Times

West Bengal government seeks clarity on rules for world’s second largest coal block  Economic Times

It is the worlds second largest coal block and the state was looking at the possibility of selling a portion of its produce in the open market, if allowed by the centre, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:29 pm


Vodafone Idea introduces TurboNet 4G in UP West, Rajasthan and West Bengal regions - The Mobile Indian

Vodafone Idea introduces TurboNet 4G in UP West, Rajasthan and West Bengal regions  The Mobile Indian

Vodafone Idea TurboNet 4G will first roll out in select cities of Rajasthan, UP West and Rest of Bengal. The *service* will then roll out to other regions across the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:07 pm


West Bengal: Woman 'gangraped' for asking cut money refund - The Indian Express

West Bengal: Woman 'gangraped' for asking cut money refund  The Indian Express

According to sources, the accused, Mohammad BulBul Alam, had allegedly assured the woman of providing a house under the Gitanjali Awas Yojna.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:31 am


Mamata Banerjee's Tea Break During Bengal Village Visit Is A Toast Online - NDTV News

Mamata Banerjee's Tea Break During Bengal Village Visit Is A Toast Online  NDTV News

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was seen making tea at a village stall during her visit to the state's coastal town Digha on Wednesday, in a video ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:43 am


West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee makes, shares tea with locals in Digha - Times of India

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee makes, shares tea with locals in Digha  Times of India

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday made tea and shared it with the locals at a stall in Duttapur village in Digha.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:21 am


West Bengal: Woman asks for refund, gang-raped by 4 men including panchayat member - Times Now

West Bengal: Woman asks for refund, gang-raped by 4 men including panchayat member  Times Now

Kolkata: Asking for her money proved costly for a woman when she was allegedly raped by four men including a panchayat member in Jalpaiguri district of West ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:48 am


World Bank, West Bengal government to improve infrastructure of villages - Times of India

World Bank, West Bengal government to improve infrastructure of villages  Times of India

KOLKATA: Recently, the World Bank has sanctioned 163 crore rupees to the state government for making arrangements for drinking water and toilets parti.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


Subroto Cup: Manipur's Unique Model Academy Thrash West Bengal's Ashokenagar Boys Secondary School - News18

Subroto Cup: Manipur's Unique Model Academy Thrash West Bengal's Ashokenagar Boys Secondary School  News18

Unique Model Academy from Manipur, who are the defending champions, defeated Ashokenagar Boys Secondary School of West Bengal 4-0 in the Subroto ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:50 pm


FIR against senior West Bengal BJP leader Mukul Roy for taking Rs 70 lakhs as bribe - The Asian Age

FIR against senior West Bengal BJP leader Mukul Roy for taking Rs 70 lakhs as bribe  The Asian Age

Kolkata: Senior BJP leader Mukul Roy has landed in *fresh* trouble after he was booked in an FIR on cheating charges for allegedly taking around Rs 70 lakhs as ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:27 pm


West Bengal: Truck operators' strike enters third day in Siliguri - Free Press Journal

West Bengal: Truck operators' strike enters third day in Siliguri  Free Press Journal

Federation is demanding immediate implementation of GST on petrol and diesel and implementation of revision of safe axle weight goods vehicles.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:12 am


West Bengal: Villagers cut off bully with trench - DNA India

West Bengal: Villagers cut off bully with trench  DNA India

West Bengal: Villagers cut off bully with trench - Tired of being bullied by the unbridled son of a local leader, villagers of Balabhut area in Coochbehar found a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:20 am


West Bengal shouldn't differ with Centre on welfare: Ramdas Athawale - Times Now

West Bengal shouldn't differ with Centre on welfare: Ramdas Athawale  Times Now

Kolkata: Citing various Central government welfare schemes, Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment, Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday said ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:49 pm


"Will Liberate West Bengal Again": Former Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee - NDTV News

"Will Liberate West Bengal Again": Former Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee  NDTV News

Six days after he quit West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress and joined the BJP, Sovan Chatterjee called for a second liberation of ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:33 pm


Radio sets land West Bengal youth in trouble - Times of India

Radio sets land West Bengal youth in trouble  Times of India

A youth was picked up from his house in Ghola, North 24-Parganas, around Monday midnight by Barrackpore commissionerate officers on charges of possess.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:46 pm


West Bengal Governor Has Hour-Long Meet With PM Modi: Report - NDTV News

West Bengal Governor Has Hour-Long Meet With PM Modi: Report  NDTV News

West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi and held an hour-long meeting with him, a source at ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:30 pm


West Bengal woman passionate about organ donation gives life to three after death - Times of India

West Bengal woman passionate about organ donation gives life to three after death  Times of India

Eeti Deb of Barrackpore's Ichhapur would often talk about organ donation and how a brain dead person could give a new lease of life to a dying patien.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:09 pm


Youth from West Bengal held in Bhubaneswar with rare ‘flying snake’ - Times of India

Youth from West Bengal held in Bhubaneswar with rare ‘flying snake’  Times of India

BHUBANESWAR: Forest officials, with help from members of Snake Helpline, arrested a 19-year-old youth from West Bengal for carrying and showcasing a rare ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:41 pm


West Bengal: Actors, activists write to CM Mamata Banerjee against police action, violence - Scroll.in

West Bengal: Actors, activists write to CM Mamata Banerjee against police action, violence  Scroll.in

A group of prominent actors, activists and theatre personalities on Monday wrote to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to condemn police action on ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:06 am


West Bengal: Para-teachers should take classes instead of agitating, says Mamata Banerjee - Moneycontrol

West Bengal: Para-teachers should take classes instead of agitating, says Mamata Banerjee  Moneycontrol

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has hit out at para-teachers for launching agitations demanding salary hike, instead of taking classes.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:19 am


West Bengal Pollution Control Board Floats Tender for 500 kW of Rooftop Solar Projects - Mercom India

West Bengal Pollution Control Board Floats Tender for 500 kW of Rooftop Solar Projects  Mercom India

The West Bengal Pollution Control Board has floated a tender for setting up 50 rooftop solar photovoltaic power systems, each with an array...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:42 am


BJP accuses Prashant Kishor's team of interfering in functioning of West Bengal govt - Moneycontrol

BJP accuses Prashant Kishor's team of interfering in functioning of West Bengal govt  Moneycontrol

The BJP's West Bengal unit charged poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team members with interfering in the functioning of the state government officers and ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:10 am


Injured Leopard Attacks Man Clicking Photos Of It In West Bengal - NDTV News

Injured Leopard Attacks Man Clicking Photos Of It In West Bengal  NDTV News

An injured female leopard attacked a man who was clicking her pictures in the Falakata area of Alipurduar district of West Bengal on Monday.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:29 pm


Rice-And-Salt Meal For Bengal Schoolgirls Triggers Trinamool-BJP Row - NDTV News

Rice-And-Salt Meal For Bengal Schoolgirls Triggers Trinamool-BJP Row  NDTV News

Rice and salt. That's all that was served as mid-day meal to hundreds of girls at a state run school in West Bengal on Monday.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Prashant Kishor Accused Of Interfering In Bengal Government's Functioning - NDTV News

Prashant Kishor Accused Of Interfering In Bengal Government's Functioning  NDTV News

The BJP's West Bengal unit on Monday charged poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team members with interfering in the functioning of the state government ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:40 pm


West Bengal: Boy dies after getting hit by train while shooting TikTok videos - Pune Mirror

West Bengal: Boy dies after getting hit by train while shooting TikTok videos  Pune Mirror

Kolkata: On Sunday night, a teenage boy lost his life while shooting a TikTok videos. He was hit by a train on a railway track in Purulia district of West Bengal ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:52 pm


West Bengal's 'Ambulance Man' Karimul Haque battles eye ailment - The New Indian Express

West Bengal's 'Ambulance Man' Karimul Haque battles eye ailment  The New Indian Express

According to a private eye institute in Jalpaiguri's Malbazar, Haque, who is in his mid-fifties, is having difficulty in binocular vision.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:38 pm


West Bengal: PhD holder who applied for euthanasia with family, finally gets help - Bangalore Mirror

West Bengal: PhD holder who applied for euthanasia with family, finally gets help  Bangalore Mirror

For days, Kamal and Gita Bandyopadhyay were helpless and waiting for death only. Their daughter Gargi Bandyopadhyay, a PhD in music applied for ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:51 am


Controversy in West Bengal over PIB news on ‘Netaji’ - The Hindu

Controversy in West Bengal over PIB news on ‘Netaji’  The Hindu

A controversy broke out on Sunday in connection with statements related to the “disappearance” of Subhas Chandra Bose (Netaji) as on August 18, 1945, when ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


Mamata Banerjee responsible for BJP’s growth in West Bengal: Adhir Chowdhury - The Financial Express

Mamata Banerjee responsible for BJP’s growth in West Bengal: Adhir Chowdhury  The Financial Express

He also said that due to the weakening of opposition parties like the Congress and the Left, the people of the state, "who are opposed" to the Trinamool ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:43 pm


Why in some parts of West Bengal August 18 is ‘Independence Day’ - Times of India

Why in some parts of West Bengal August 18 is ‘Independence Day’  Times of India

Independence Day came three days late in some areas of Bengal bordering Bangladesh, formerly East Pakistan.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:11 pm


West Bengal: BJP worker found dead in Kakdwip - Times of India

West Bengal: BJP worker found dead in Kakdwip  Times of India

KOLKATA: A BJP booth president at Rabindra area at Kakdwip, who has been missing since Saturday, was found dead on Sunday morning.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:09 pm


West Bengal cricketer helps India conquer world on a prosthetic leg - Times of India

West Bengal cricketer helps India conquer world on a prosthetic leg  Times of India

Thirteen years after taking to cricket, Tushar Paul realised his dream last week in England. The 36-year-old from Malda played no mean role in helping.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:14 pm


BJP worker killed in West Bengal - India Today

BJP worker killed in West Bengal  India Today

A fifty-year-old worker of Bharatiya Janata Party died after miscreants hurled crude bombs towards him in West Bengal's Birbhum district, police said on Sunday.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:58 am


4 dead, 19 injured in lightning strikes in West Bengal - India Today

4 dead, 19 injured in lightning strikes in West Bengal  India Today

Four persons were killed and 19 others, including four Bangladesh nationals, were injured on Friday after lightning struck them amid heavy rain in different parts ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:58 pm


Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates renovated building at West Bengal varsity - Times of India

Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates renovated building at West Bengal varsity  Times of India

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday visited the campus of West Bengal's Vishva Bharati University here to inaugurate the renovated 'Shyamali' buil.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 8:56 am


CBI summons West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee in connection with Saradha scam probe - Moneycontrol.com

CBI summons West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee in connection with Saradha scam probe  Moneycontrol.com

The CBI on August 16 summoned West Bengal minister and TMC secretary general Partha Chatterjee in connection with the investigation into the Saradha ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 8:42 am


The Hills are Alive | West Bengal - India Today

The Hills are Alive | West Bengal  India Today

The bifurcation of J&K gives *fresh* energy to the Gorkhaland agitation. - Issue Date: Aug 26, 2019.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Saradha scam: CBI summons West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee - Economic Times

Saradha scam: CBI summons West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee  Economic Times

Top West Bengal Minister Partha Chatterjee summoned by CBI for interrogation in connection with Saradha chit fund scam.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Man ordering liquor online duped of Rs 57,546 - Times of India

West Bengal: Man ordering liquor online duped of Rs 57,546  Times of India

A retired engineer from north Bengal was duped of Rs 57546 when he ordered liquor from an unverified website on August 12. A case of cheating has be.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal Police Recruitment (Sub Inspector) 2019: Check Selection Process, Exam Pattern, Syllabus - Jagran Josh

West Bengal Police Recruitment (Sub Inspector) 2019: Check Selection Process, Exam Pattern, Syllabus  Jagran Josh

West Bengal Police Recruitment 2019: Application process for the Sub-Inspector (SI) post in West Bengal Police has started on the official website ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:10 am


In West Bengal, some villages celebrate Independence Day after August 15; here’s why - The Indian Express

In West Bengal, some villages celebrate Independence Day after August 15; here’s why  The Indian Express

As the whole of India celebrates Independence Day on August 15 every year, for some villages in West Bengal it is their time for an annual wait: they celebrate ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:57 am


West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee pays tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary - Times of India

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee pays tribute to Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary  Times of India

KOLKATA: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday paid her tribute to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee asks Sovan Chatterjee’s wife to take care of party affairs in his area - The Financial Express

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee asks Sovan Chatterjee’s wife to take care of party affairs in his area  The Financial Express

Later while talking to reporters, Ratna Chatterjee said the West Bengal chief minister has asked her to look after party affairs in the municipal ward and assembly ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: 6 killed as lorry hits stationary SUV in Malda - India Today

West Bengal: 6 killed as lorry hits stationary SUV in Malda  India Today

Six persons were killed and 11 others injured when a speeding lorry rammed into a stationary SUV carrying wedding guests in Malda district in the wee hours of ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal Police Recruitment Board Releases Constable Interview Call Letter - NDTV News

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board Releases Constable Interview Call Letter  NDTV News

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has released interview call letters for Constable recruitment.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Elections done, BJP quietly buries NRC promise in West Bengal for now - ThePrint

Elections done, BJP quietly buries NRC promise in West Bengal for now  ThePrint

Kolkata: One of the BJP's prime poll planks ahead of Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal was the implementation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Bleak monsoon hurts floriculture in West Bengal - Down To Earth Magazine

Bleak monsoon hurts floriculture in West Bengal  Down To Earth Magazine

Farmers struggle to store flowers, increase production and end up with low payouts.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Three members of family charred to death - India Today

West Bengal: Three members of family charred to death  India Today

Three members of a family were charred to death and another was injured after a fire broke out in their house in Alipurduar district, police said on Tuesday.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand to be major contributors in meeting 300 MT steel output target: Dharmendra Pradhan - Moneycontrol

West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand to be major contributors in meeting 300 MT steel output target: Dharmendra Pradhan  Moneycontrol

"The eastern region of the country holds immense potential and a large part of steel production target as envisioned in National Steel Policy (NSP) 2017 will ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Will win at least 200 seats: West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh - Moneycontrol.com

Will win at least 200 seats: West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh  Moneycontrol.com

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will bag 200 out of 284 seats in the West Bengal assembly elections due in 2021, the party's state unit chief and lawmaker Dilip ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


More Durga Pujas Being held in West Bengal Under TMC Rule, Says Mamata Banerjee - News18

More Durga Pujas Being held in West Bengal Under TMC Rule, Says Mamata Banerjee  News18

Mamata Banerjee referring to BJP's allegations that Durga Puja is being curtailed in the state by the TMC government, said that the saffron party should first look ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal tops list of states in terms of GDP growth rate: Amit Mitra - Business Today

West Bengal tops list of states in terms of GDP growth rate: Amit Mitra  Business Today

West Bengal is at the top of the list of states for GDP growth rate, achieving 12.58 per cent during 2018-19, state Finance Minister Amit Mitra said on Saturday.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Transgender couple tie knot in West Bengal’s first ‘rainbow wedding’ - Femina

Transgender couple tie knot in West Bengal’s first ‘rainbow wedding’  Femina

Photo: AFP In a first-of-its-kind ceremony, an Indian transgender couple, who both underwent sex re-assignment, took their wedding vows in a traditional Bengali ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: BJP groups clash over induction of leaders from other parties - India Today

West Bengal: BJP groups clash over induction of leaders from other parties  India Today

The debate over the induction of new leaders in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from other parties came out in the open on Sunday, as two groups of workers of ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Zomato executives on indefinite strike against delivering beef, pork - Livemint

West Bengal: Zomato executives on indefinite strike against delivering beef, pork  Livemint

It's been heard that in few days we have to deliver Pork, which we have also refused to do.A few days back, Zomato was in the news after a customer declined to ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal woman, who went viral with Lata Mangeshkar's Ek Pyar Ka Nagma rendition, gets makeover - Firstpost

West Bengal woman, who went viral with Lata Mangeshkar's Ek Pyar Ka Nagma rendition, gets makeover  Firstpost

A woman from West Bengal recently broke the internet after her rendition of Lata Mangeshkar's classic song, 'Ek Pyar Ka Nagma' went viral on the internet.

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Friends with benefits: Congress, CPIM share seats for West Bengal bypolls - India Today

Friends with benefits: Congress, CPIM share seats for West Bengal bypolls  India Today

The Congress and the CPI(M) have sealed a seat adjustment for the upcoming bypolls in three Assembly segments in West Bengal to stop the march of the BJP ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal on top in terms of GDP growth rate: Amit Mitra - Economic Times

West Bengal on top in terms of GDP growth rate: Amit Mitra  Economic Times

KOLKATA: West Bengal is at the top of the list of states for GDP growth rate, achieving 12.58 per cent during 2018-19, state Finance Minister Amit Mitra said on ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Trinamool member shot dead in West Bengal - India Today

Trinamool member shot dead in West Bengal  India Today

Whether the incident was a political clash or the result of any personal enmity will be investigated.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A deep depression likely to move across Odisha & West Bengal coast during next 48 hours, says IMD - Economic Times

A deep depression likely to move across Odisha & West Bengal coast during next 48 hours, says IMD  Economic Times

Latest observations and satellite imageries indicate that a Depression has formed over northwest Bay of Bengal off north Odisha - West Bengal coasts and lay ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Tea prices shoot up at auctions after rains hit Assam, West Bengal - Business Standard

Tea prices shoot up at auctions after rains hit Assam, West Bengal  Business Standard

Tea prices in auctions have increased after rains and floods in plantation regions of West Bengal and Assam, encouraging companies to be optimist about their ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: VHP plans to take out 500 processions on Janmashtami - India Today

West Bengal: VHP plans to take out 500 processions on Janmashtami  India Today

The Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) is planning to take out 500 processions at more than 1,500 locations in West Bengal as part of its efforts to celebrate ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal, a transit route - Deccan Herald

West Bengal, a transit route  Deccan Herald

West Bengal due to its location is a transit point for wildlife smugglers. Sources in the state's Forest Department said that most of the wild animals seized here ...

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Three die of asphyxiation in an under-construction water pump - India Today

West Bengal: Three die of asphyxiation in an under-construction water pump  India Today

Three men died apparently of asphyxiation after inhaling toxic gases when working inside an under-construction water pump on Friday, a police officer said.

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A New Trajectory of Politics in West Bengal - Economic and Political Weekly

A New Trajectory of Politics in West Bengal  Economic and Political Weekly

The electoral implications of the 2019 Lok Sabha election results in West Bengal are traced, and whether it heralds a movement from “poribarton” to “real ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Ex-IAS topper, SDO treats patients on off days - India Today

West Bengal: Ex-IAS topper, SDO treats patients on off days  India Today

She continues to attend to poor patients from her area, especially on her off days. She took charge as the SDO of Raghunathpur, some 41 kms from here, on ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Watch: West Bengal woman's rendition of Lata Mangeshkar's classic song, Ek Pyar Ka Nagma, goes viral - Firstpost

Watch: West Bengal woman's rendition of Lata Mangeshkar's classic song, Ek Pyar Ka Nagma, goes viral  Firstpost

Lata Mangeshkar's classic song, 'Ek Pyar Ka Nagma' got a new lease of life when a woman in West Bengal covered the popular number. Her rendition of the ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Wipro, Microsoft to invest in West Bengal; create thousands of jobs: Mamata - Livemint

Wipro, Microsoft to invest in West Bengal; create thousands of jobs: Mamata  Livemint

KOLKATA : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said IT majors Wipro and Microsoft have agreed to invest in the state. Banerjee said that ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


In West Bengal, a peaceful election is held – by sex workers - The Hindu

In West Bengal, a peaceful election is held – by sex workers  The Hindu

The polls were held for 45 branch committees spread across the State with a process which began in June.

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Flight plans grounded at Cooch Behar - India Today

West Bengal: Flight plans grounded at Cooch Behar  India Today

The fledgling Cooch Behar airport has become an unlikely casualty in the face-off between West Bengal government and the Centre. The airport which was to ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal people are saying Didi ke chhoro: Shivraj Chouhan mocks Mamata Banerjee - India Today

West Bengal people are saying Didi ke chhoro: Shivraj Chouhan mocks Mamata Banerjee  India Today

BJP vice president Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday mocked Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's 'Didi Ke Bolo' (speak to Didi) initiative as a "desperate ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Tathagata Roy does it again! Asks if supporters in West Bengal should support East Bengal FC - Moneycontrol

Tathagata Roy does it again! Asks if supporters in West Bengal should support East Bengal FC  Moneycontrol

Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy has once again stoked controversy by asking if it was appropriate for people of West Bengal to be supporters of Kolkata's ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Why Supporting East Bengal FC Sitting in West Bengal, Meghalaya Governor's Tweet Kicks Up Row - News18

Why Supporting East Bengal FC Sitting in West Bengal, Meghalaya Governor's Tweet Kicks Up Row  News18

Tathagata Roy, who is the Governor of Meghalaya, tweeted that people in West Bengal should not be supporting East Bengal football club.

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Woman’s rendition of iconic Lata Mangeshkar song at West Bengal station amazes Internet - Hindustan Times

Woman’s rendition of iconic Lata Mangeshkar song at West Bengal station amazes Internet  Hindustan Times

There's no dearth of talent in our country and this video, of a woman singing at a railway station in West Bengal, proves just that. The clip circulating on social ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


After West Bengal, Odisha gets GI tag for its version of Rasagola - Livemint

After West Bengal, Odisha gets GI tag for its version of Rasagola  Livemint

A GI is a distinctive sign used to differentiate goods on the basis of its unique characteristics.The GI tag for the same product to both the neighbouring states ...

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Why supporting East Bengal club sitting in West Bengal, Meghalaya guvs tweet kicks up row - Business Standard

Why supporting East Bengal club sitting in West Bengal, Meghalaya guvs tweet kicks up row  Business Standard

Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy on Tuesday kicked up a controversy when he asked supporters of East Bengal football club if they have ever wondered ...

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal's new governor Jagdeep Dhankar sworn in - Times of India

West Bengal's new governor Jagdeep Dhankar sworn in  Times of India

KOLKATA: West Bengal's new governor Jagdeep Dhankar was sworn in at Raj Bhawan in presence of chief minister Mamata Banerjee, her senior ministerial c.

Published on 30 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal clamps down on middlemen in grain purchase - Economic Times

West Bengal clamps down on middlemen in grain purchase  Economic Times

West Bengal government is trying to minimise the role of middlemen during its grain purchase activities. .The government is taking the help of the list of farmers ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: BJP worker murdered in Hooghly, party accuses TMC - India Today

West Bengal: BJP worker murdered in Hooghly, party accuses TMC  India Today

A BJP worker was allegedly murdered on Sunday in Arambagh town of Hooghly district in West Bengal.

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Mentally challenged man brings traffic to standstill, bites nearly 22 people - India Today

West Bengal: Mentally challenged man brings traffic to standstill, bites nearly 22 people  India Today

In a bizarre incident, a mentally challenged man on Saturday brought traffic to a standstill on the busy GT Road near Rasbari in Howrah, West Bengal for over 40 ...

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Law and order needs to be improved in West Bengal, says Governor KN Tripathi - India Today

Law and order needs to be improved in West Bengal, says Governor KN Tripathi  India Today

Outgoing West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Sunday said that the law and order situation in the state needs to be improved with immediate effect.

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


West Bengal: Bombs hurled at BJP MP Arjun Singh's residence - India Today

West Bengal: Bombs hurled at BJP MP Arjun Singh's residence  India Today

Bombs were hurled in front of BJP MP Arjun Singh's residence at Bhatpara in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Wednesday night. Eyewitnesses also ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


1.5 kg ornaments, coins removed from woman's abdomen in West Bengal - Moneycontrol

1.5 kg ornaments, coins removed from woman's abdomen in West Bengal  Moneycontrol

Over 1.5 kg ornaments and coins were removed from the stomach of a mentally unstable woman at a government hospital in West Bengal's Birbhum district, ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


10 Electrocuted in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri, Condition Now Stable - News18

10 Electrocuted in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri, Condition Now Stable  News18

Jalpaiguri (West Bengal): Ten people were electrocuted after they came in contact with a high tension wire in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district on Friday, police ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Cattle smuggling: BSF recovers cows tied with IEDs in West Bengal rivers - India Today

Cattle smuggling: BSF recovers cows tied with IEDs in West Bengal rivers  India Today

In a sinister twist to the menace of cattle smuggling along the India-Bangladesh border, the BSF on Thursday recovered cows with improvised explosive devices ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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