Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

ARSHAD ALI

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Now, TMC-affiliated doctor’s body issues warning: ‘don’t harass innocent students’
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

The Association has already sent a letter to the hospital authorities demanding that in the name of investigation no innocent student should be harassed.

Key eyewitness in NRS lynching case goes missing
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

The case has now been handed over to Manab Das, an additional OC at the police station.

Principal worried about ‘psychological effect’ on medicos of police probe
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

NRS lynching z Victim’s kin file police complaint; Principal tells police to ‘intimate’ her before entering boys’ hostel.

Lost in the fury of a lynching, the sorrow of a pregnant widow
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Days after ‘cellphone thief’ was killed, police yet to summon medical students.

NRS lynch victim identified as ‘Zari’ worker who was suffering from depression
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

After losing his mother he was depressed and about two years ago he met with a road accident which left him even more mentally deranged, say family members.

After over half a century, Birla Planetarium ready for change
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

S Dutta, Curator of the planetarium, explained that the series of new projectors will give the audience a feeling of being completely submerged in the astronomical atmosphere.

Alleged cellphone thief bobbitised, killed by Kolkata MBBS students
Mon, Nov 17, 2014

The youth was beaten to death, allegedly by students of a Kolkata medical college who also cut off his private parts.

Kolkata civic body gears up to tackle dengue outbreak
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

KMC officials said that the working hours of dengue clinics would be extended.

Mamata Banerjee holds strategy meet ahead of municipal polls
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

The CM expressed concern over growing popularity of BJP in the state and discussed ways on how to tackle it.

Supporters swarm expelled TMC ex-MLA’s residence
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Police continued to raid different areas today in connection with the deaths but has made no arrest so far.

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.