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EXPRESS INVESTIGATION: In path of possible Ebola storm, without masks, gloves and training
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

From October 19, healthcare professionals from around the country will begin to be trained in handling Ebola.

Jadavpur University V-C skips office as students’ agitation continues
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Groups of students continued with their sit-in demonstration in front of the Aurobindo Bhavan on Tuesday.

In Bengal, ‘daredevil’ tourists flock to coastal areas
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

DM of North 24 Parganas said there had been an large number of people are visiting the popular tourist spot of the district.

US artist brings alive Kolkata street in 3D
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

The theme has been called Tilottama which signifies both Goddess Durga and Kolkata. Different forms of arts have been blended in to depict the city and its transition over the years.

TMC Hills leader booked for ‘sexual relation with minor’
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Sharma’s views were rejected by North Bengal Development Minister Gautam Deb

Univ ready to pay for treatment of injured students, V-C wants to talk
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

State government announced formation of a five-member committee to investigate into the alleged sexual harassment of the girl student.

Jadavpur Univ: State govt forms panel to probe ‘harassment’
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

The university authorities, however, said they have decided to pay for the treatment of the injured students as well.

Protests continue as Jadavpur University students decide to boycott class
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

We have decided not to attend classes till the vice chancellor Abhijit Chakraborty resigns, said one of the student.

Nayna sets agenda: 65 days for films, 300 to work for people
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Nayna Bandopadhyay sounds very modest about her win by 14,344 votes over the nearest BJP rival Ritest Tiwari.

Mamata’s Nayna promises 65 days for films, 300 for people
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

She claims she will never go against against the TMC even if her principles clashed with that of the party.

People voted for Mamata Banerjee and not me, says winning candidate Nayna
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

This is Nayna's second innings in politics as a public representative to the state assembly.

Ignored border booth votes briskly
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

In the vicinity, children were seen playing in the paddy fields, half of which was part of Bangladesh.

Stuck in J&K, this man has seen all — death, nature’s fury, and miracle
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

The phone lines that went off on Monday resumed at 7.30 am on Wednesday.

Amit Shah exhorts Bengal BJP: Youths your strength, Saradha chit scam your opportunity
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Senior leaders present at the meeting said the youth brigade would be given more impetus in the coming days.

In BJP chief’s Bengal plan, youth to play crucial role, get security
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Senior leaders present at the meeting said the youth brigade would be given more impetus in the coming days.

In Saradha, Shah sees an opportunity
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Says scam will bring down Mamata govt, usher in ‘second poribartan in 2016’.

TMC leaders by bedside, ailing Cong worker says ‘little gestures missing in party’
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Topadar also admitted that he has been asked to join TMC.

Adhir brushes off ‘dictator’ barb, to visit Delhi today
Thu, Aug 28, 2014

Bhuniya, who met Congress president Sonia Gandhi, reportedly complained about the “dictatorship of Chowdhury”

Jaitley impetus to BJP bypoll build-up
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

The members of the party’s minority cell won’t be attending the event.

Bengal Youth Cong chief to join Trinamool today
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

Soumik Hossain blamed state Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury’s attitude for his move.

Modi is a doer, give him some time: Ratan Tata
Thu, Aug 07, 2014

Still not much sign of industrial development in West Bengal, says Ratan Tata.

BJP eyes more Muslim faces in Bengal unit
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

Shakeel Ansari, state president, said it was important that a Muslim from the party addressed the minority community.

Friendship Day party turns fatal, woman drowns in posh club pool
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

Preliminary postmortem finds alcohol and water in victim’s stomach.

Mystery clouds drowning in Kolkata club pool
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

The SP also denied reports that the local police have recovered strips of sedatives from the spot.

Driven by hope
Sun, Aug 03, 2014

“The hours are hard to pass by. Each minute feels like a day,” says Rabin Das, who worked as a forklift truck driver at the shut Ambassador factory.

Kolkata S-I injured in TMC-CPM clash dies
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

The S-I was hit by a splinter in the stomach on June 3 when a group of TMC men had allegedly hurled a bomb at him.

Tripathi sworn in as Governor
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Tripathi vowed to work in tandem with the state and the Centre.

Bengal steps up Aadhar enrolment
Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Sources at the secretariat said biometric enrolment under the project had nearly halted during the Lok Sabha elections.

In this madrasa, boys and girls sit together and speak English
Sat, Jul 19, 2014

West Bengal gets its first English-medium madrasa.

Miffed at Sen rise in TMC, Humayun threatens to join BJP
Mon, Jul 14, 2014

Since the CM is on a tour of East and West Midnapore, Kabir intends to stay in Kolkata till he gets to meet Mamata.

Pegged for death
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

A desire to help others prompted a 19-year-old to take on liquor syndicates in his backyard in a village in Bengal, leading to his death.

Kolkata youth killing: TMC, BJP in blame game, parents want CBI probe
Mon, Jul 07, 2014

Both the parties alleged that the main accused in the case was affiliated to the rival party.

Off the field: NaMo Sena to tap, and tag Tapas Paul’s rape-revenge remark on FB
Sun, Jul 06, 2014

The group recently had a meeting with senior BJP leader Tathagata Roy on June 30.

Food minister now quotes medical report, ‘no question of malnutrition’
Wed, Jul 02, 2014

Mullick, meanwhile, admitted there exists a huge gap between the demand of food grain in the area than what is being actually supplied.

‘Not conducting civic poll within stipulated period violates Constitution’
Fri, Jun 27, 2014

Under attack from the Bengal government for moving court seeking to know when the elections to municipal bodies will be held.

Six held for lynching of jute mill CEO; firm suspends work
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

Maheswari was lynched by agitated mill workers Sunday when he rejected their demand for increase in weekly working hours so that they were paid more.