By poaching lone Cong MLA, TMC queers pitch for Patna Oppn unity meet

Kolkata |Monday, 2023 10:54:26 AM IST

The recent incident of the lone Congress legislator in West Bengal Bayron Biswas joining the Trinamool Congress has once again raised several questions about the seriousness of the West Bengal ruling

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Balasore train accident: Updated death toll from Bengal 62, says Mamata

Kolkata |Monday, 2023 10:54:24 AM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday put the updated death figure of persons from the state following the terrible train accident at Bahanaga railway station in Odisha's Balasore distr

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SFI to use popular cartoons, literary characters to reach out to school students in Bengal

Kolkata |Monday, 2023 10:54:14 AM IST

Popular comics cartoon characters like Tintin and Superman and those from popular child literature like Detective Pradosh Mitra a.k.a. Feluda and Professor Shanku is now the medium for CPI(M)'s studen

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Odisha train accident triggers political slugfest in Bengal

Kolkata |Monday, 2023 10:54:11 AM IST

A political slugfest has erupted in West Bengal over the Odisha train tragedy after Trinamool Congress's National General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee sought resignation of Railways Minister Ashwini Va

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Odisha train tragedy: Maximum deaths in Bengal reported from Sundarbans areas

Kolkata |Monday, 2023 10:54:30 AM IST

Sundarbans area in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district has recorded the maximum number of casualties from the state in the derailment of several coaches of the Shalimar-Chennai Coromandel Express

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Coal smuggling case: Arrested ECL, CISF officials were prime beneficiaries, CBI tells court

Kolkata |Saturday, 2023 4:45:09 AM IST

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday informed a special CBI court in Asansol that former director of Eastern Coalfields Limited, Sunil Kumar Jha, and retired Central Industrial Security

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WBBPE to challenge Calcutta HC's order to terminate 36K primary teachers

Kolkata |Saturday, 2023 2:45:10 AM IST

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE) is set to challenge the order of the Calcutta High Court to terminate the services of 36,000 primary teachers in different state-run schools in West

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Political slugfest erupts over termination of 36K primary teachers in Bengal

Kolkata |Saturday, 2023 1:45:09 AM IST

A fresh political slugfest has erupted in West Bengal over the termination of service of 36,000 primary teachers in the state following an order issued by the Calcutta High Court on Friday.

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RR vs KKR: 'Never thought that I will get here', says Chahal on becoming leading wicket-taker in IPL

Kolkata |Friday, 2023 4:15:09 AM IST

Rajasthan Royals leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Thursday became the highest wicket-taker in history of IPL, going past Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, during his team's match against Ko

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IPL 2023: Rajasthan Royals win toss, elect to bowl first against Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata |Friday, 2023 1:15:09 AM IST

Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson has won the toss and elected to bowl first against Kolkata Knight Riders in match 56 of IPL 2023 at Eden Gardens on Thursday.

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Recruitment case: Abhisjek Banerjee seeks relief from CBI questioning

Kolkata |Friday, 2023 2:45:09 AM IST

Trinamool Congress' national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee on Thursday filed a fresh appeal before the Calcutta High Court seeking relief from CBI questioning in the case relating to a letter by

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Controversy as Mamata proposes introduction of 3-year diploma in medicine

Kolkata |Friday, 2023 2:45:09 AM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday directed state Health Secretary Narayan Swaroop Nigam to explore the possibilities of introducing a three-year diploma course in medicine in the

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