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Midnapore blast: Suvendu Adhikari alleges evidence tampering in letter to Shah

Kolkata |Monday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST

The leader of opposition in the West Bengal Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday, seeking the latter's intervention in the blast at the residence of a local Tri

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Bengal govt's decision on jobs for transgenders under general category to face legal challenge

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 3:15:10 AM IST

The recent decision of the West Bengal government to allow people from the transgender community to apply for state government jobs under 'general' category is all set to face legal challenges as a pr

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Foiled Mamata's attempts to make 'understanding': Suvendu Adhikari

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST

Speculations were making rounds on November 25 when the Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal assembly Suvendu Adhikari met Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Assembly premises along with three other

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Relying on Suvendu Adhikari and his family for long was a mistake: Abhishek Banerjee

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

Relying on Suvendu Adhikari, the current leader of opposition in West Bengal Assembly, for long during his earlier stint with Trinamool Congress was a mistake on behalf of the party leadership, Trinam

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Voluntary resignations begin as WBSSC publishes list of illegal recruits

Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 1:15:09 AM IST

Hours after the West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) published list of 183 teachers recruited illegally in the 9th and 10th standards in the state-run schools of the state against some consid

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Police complaint filed against Paresh Rawal for 'anti-Bengali' remark

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 5:15:09 AM IST

State secretary of CPI(M) in West Bengal, Md Salim, has filed a complaint against actor Paresh Rawal here on Friday for the latter's viral comments about Bengalis while campaigning for the BJP in Guja

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Total ban on hookah bars in Kolkata from midnight

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 2:45:11 AM IST

Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has put a blanket ban on the operations of hookah bars in the state with effect from Friday midnight.

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HC raps Bengal govt over pending DA arrears to power sector employees

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 2:45:09 AM IST

The West Bengal government on Friday faced the ire of the Calcutta High Court for unnecessary delays in payment of dearness allowance (DA) arrears to the employees of the state-run West Bengal State E

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Bogtui massacre: Prime accused lands in CBI net

Kolkata |Saturday, 2022 1:45:10 AM IST

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested Safi Sheikh alias Sazizul Sheikh, one of the prime accused in the murder of Trinamool Congress leader Vadu Sheikh.

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Calcutta HC gives liberty to CBI to question ex-WBSSC chairman outside Bengal

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 1:15:10 AM IST

Justice Abjijit Gangopadhyay of the Calcutta High Court on Thursday gave full liberty to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take the former chairman of West Bengal School Service Commission

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Not a single power plant in Bengal has implemented standard emission standards: CREA report

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 3:15:11 AM IST

At a time when Kolkata has been branded as world's second most-polluted city according to a recent report of HEI SoGA, a report from Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) has highlighted

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Bigger rats will emerge in Bengal teachers' scam: Calcutta HC judge

Kolkata |Friday, 2022 2:15:10 AM IST

Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay of Calcutta High Court, while hearing the case related to multi-crore teachers' recruitment scam in West Bengal said on Thursday that bigger rats involved in the corruptio

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